Catholic Schools

Thumbnail alex chacon salesian high school A better future: Catholic Education Foundation opens doors for students in need

A recent parent meeting at Salesian High School in Boyle Heights ended with a mother pulling school principal Alex Chacon aside and breaking down...

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Thumbnail logoshield Accreditation team awards St. Anthony High School in Long Beach straight A’s

St. Anthony High School in Long Beach recently announced that the Western Catholic Educational Association’s accreditation team has awarded them...

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Thumbnail city of saints A challenge for the new school year

With the new school year beginning, in recent weeks I have had the blessing to celebrate Mass at some of our Catholic high schools. High school...

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Thumbnail classroom credit valley library via flickr cc by nc sa 20 cna 4 13 15 After controversy, NJ Catholic school reinstates teacher with plea for 'truth and charity'

A New Jersey Catholic school has reinstated a teacher who was the focus of media controversy over her social media posts critical of LGBT advocacy....

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Thumbnail donald trump 1 credit christopher halloran via wwwshutterstockcom cna 1 13 16 After Trump’s address to Congress, pro-lifers stress protections in health care

Washington D.C., Mar 1, 2017 / 03:47 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- After President Donald Trump addressed a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, pro-life...

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Thumbnail catholicschools la A ‘hopeful and optimistic’ outlook on Catholic schools

  Ask Kevin Baxter what he thinks about the current state of Catholic schools and the response you hear is likely to contain the words “hopeful”...

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Thumbnail christian service awards  los angeles 2017 Annual Mass honors high school seniors and teachers for outstanding community service

Coming from a big family, high school senior Karen Galicia is used to looking after other children. It was a natural fit when she started...

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Thumbnail church credit orangecatteam shutterstock cna An old anti-Catholic law has resurfaced in Georgia

Atlanta, Ga., Jan 3, 2017 / 07:44 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- An amendment from the 1870s that was once used to target Catholics is now being invoked in...

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Thumbnail archbishop salvatore cordileone at a press conference for the 2012 usccb fall general assembly nov 13 credit michelle bauman cna 3 12 15 Anti-Cordileone ad misrepresents Catholicism, archdiocese says

A group of Catholics promoting a full-page advertisement asking Pope Francis to remove Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone don’t represent San...

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Thumbnail empty classroom credit dystopos via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 2 4 15 1 Archbishop Cordileone thankful for San Francisco teacher contract agreement

Efforts to promote Catholic culture in the San Francisco archdiocese’s high schools and to agree on a contract acceptable for the schools’ teachers...

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Thumbnail fall speech debate tournament la Archdiocesan schools compete in speech and debate tournament

St. Philip the Apostle School in Pasadena hosted its 15th annual Fall Speech and Debate Tournament Dec. 1-2 for middle school students in the...

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Thumbnail immaculate conception school los angeles Back to school for fifth-graders

So what’s it like to be back at Immaculate Conception School? Jamie Torres-Garcia immediately points out that Ryan Ramos, another fifth-grader...

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Thumbnail together in mission 2017 ‘Be the light of Christ’

Together in Mission, the annual appeal for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, launched its campaign “Be the Light of Christ.” Together in Mission is...

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Thumbnail bishop james d conley gives communion during his installation as the ninth bishop of lincoln ne on nov 20 2012 credit seth demoor cna us catholic news 4 1 15 Bishop Conley: 50 years after Land O'Lakes, Catholic education needs renewal

Denver, Colo., Jul 21, 2017 / 04:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The 50th anniversary of a historic statement that changed Catholic higher education in...

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Thumbnail c3 technology conference C3: How Catholic educators keep up with emerging technology

From Google Classroom to Pinterest to iOS, this year’s C3 Technology Conferences helped Catholic educators and parish staff learn about how to use...

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Thumbnail st dominic  san domenico san anselmo California's first Catholic school sparks controversy by removing statues

Parents are concerned after a California Catholic school has removed several religious statues from its campus in an effort to be more inclusive of...

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Thumbnail catholic school room credit stephen kiers via wwwshutterstockcom cna 2 12 16 Canadian province to fight ruling booting students from Catholic schools

Regina, Canada, May 7, 2017 / 03:28 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Saskatchewan government has said it will seek a temporary exemption to block a judge’s...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 560703085 Carrie Estelle Doheny Foundation celebrates 20th anniversary of supporting high schools with $1,445,000 donation

Many young students in Los Angeles will soon benefit from a donation of $1,445,000 from the Carrie Estelle Doheny Foundation, which donated the...

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