News & Events

Commended Students in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program

East Catholic High School President Sean P. Brennan ’85 announced today that Jake Phelan has been named a Commended Student in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program.

East Catholic High School Appoints New President

Manchester, CT, Aug. 3, 2020 - Sean P. Brennan has been appointed president of East Catholic High School. He brings 32 years of experience in the educational field to the position. Brennan is a 1985 graduate of East Catholic High School.

East Catholic Celebrates the Class of 2020

East Catholic celebrated the class of 2020 with a virtual awards ceremony on Tuesday, June 2, a live-streamed Baccalaureate Mass on Wednesday, June 3, and a virtual graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 4. 

New President Appointed at East Catholic High School in Manchester

Sister Mary Grace Walsh, ASCJ, Ph.D., provost for education, evangelization and catechesis for the Archdiocese of Hartford, announced that Sean P. Brennan has been appointed as the new president of East Catholic High School in Manchester effective on July 1, 2020.

East Catholic High School Freshman Finds His Own Way to Help Fight Coronavirus

MANCHESTER, CT, April 29, 2020 -- A Glastonbury teenager is doing his part to protect healthcare workers by printing protective face masks in his basement. Fifteen-year-old Jonah Hornak, a member of East Catholic High School’s Robotics Team, has been using the team’s 3D printer to produce protective face masks and face mask buckles for the healthcare workers at Hartford Hospital. 

Supporters Sought for Taste of East

While the roster of restaurants is full, event planners are currently looking for event sponsors and donations of auction items.

American Classic “Holiday Inn” Hits the Stage at East Catholic High School

Manchester, CT, March 2, 2020 - The 1942 film classic Holiday Inn will be brought to life on the stage by the students of East Catholic High School on March 6 and 7.

The Taste of East Returns!

Please join us Saturday, April 4, 2020, from 7:00 until 11:00 p.m. in the ECHS Cafeteria.

Tolton - From Slave to Priest

Saint Luke Productions proudly presents Tolton - From Slave to Priest, performed live by Jim Coleman. There will be shows from March 13 through March 19 at several churches and high schools. Please see our Tolton flyer for all of the showtimes and details!

East Catholic Recognized with Sportsmanship Award

Manchester, CT, December 11, 2019 - East Catholic High School has been awarded its sixth Michael’s Cup for sportsmanship achievements during the 2018–2019 academic year. East Catholic was recently honored at the CIAC Sportsmanship Conference at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington.