Providence Catholic Names National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar

Danny CanningNEW LENOX (August 26, 2016) – Dr. John Harper, Principal of Providence Catholic High School, is pleased to announce that Danny Canning has been named a National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) Scholar.

Danny Canning ’17 of Homer Glen, son of Tom and Carol Canning, is a graduate of Homer Junior High School and a parishioner of St. Bernard’s Church.  The honor roll student is a member of the National Honor Society and has been a member of the PCHS Marching, Concert and Jazz Band programs for the past four years.  He has received three 1st place ratings at the Band Solo and Ensemble competitions and is a two-time finalist at WGI Percussion World Championships. Furthermore, Canning is working to become an Eagle Scout.

The College Board’s NHRP program is an academic honor that identifies academically exceptional Hispanic/Latino students. To qualify for this honor, students must take the PSAT their junior year and have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.


Jamie O’Brien
Director of Communications

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