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  • 1966

    The vision of a Catholic high school in west Omaha was in the minds of leaders of the Archdiocese when St. Robert Bellarmine parish was founded.

  • 1982

    Since Archbishop Ryan High School would be closing, Bruce Haney, chairman of the school, and others on the archdiocese committee for education, determined a new school should be built in West Omaha.

  • 1989

    The Mutual of Omaha Companies pledged $2 million to the capital campaign. In return, the new school would be named V.J. and Angela Skutt Catholic High School, after V.J. Skutt who was running Mutual of Omaha at the time.

  • 1991

    Father James Gilg was appointed by Archbishop Daniel E. Sheehan to be the founding president of Skutt Catholic.

  • 1992

    April
    Groundbreaking ceremony of V.J. and Angela Skutt Catholic high school was held on April 27.

    "This new school is everybody's success story; it brings Catholic education to Omaha's newest and busiest growth area and provides easy access to a tradition and a service that has enriched the Omaha community for over 100 years."
    - Fr. Gilg, at groundbreaking of Skutt Catholic

  • 1993

    V.J. and Angela Skutt Catholic High School opened with 120 students, 90 freshmen and 30 sophomores.

    June
    The official dedication of V.J. and Angela Skutt Catholic High School took place in the school gymnasium on June 13. Archbishop Daniel E. Sheehan blessed the building and performed the dedication rites.
     
    August
    V.J. and Angela Skutt Catholic High School opened with 120 students, 90 freshmen and 30 sophomores.

  • 1996

    May
    Skutt Catholic holds its first graduation Mass celebrating the Class of 1996.

2019

August
Skutt Catholic begins 25th year with 770 students soaring across campus and more than 3,000 alumni sharing our mission throughout the world – Making a Difference!

MAKING A DIFFERENCE SINCE 1993