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Cardinal Egan Scholarships Honor 265 Students of Italian Heritage

Michael Marano took his first trip on the Staten Island Ferry to Manhattan to be recognized as one of 265 Catholic school students in the archdiocese receiving the Edward Cardinal Egan Scholarship at … more

Elementary School Open Houses

During Catholic Schools Week, Touring Tuesday Open Houses (listed by county) will be held at the following schools on Jan. 30, 9-11 a.m., or by appointment. Other school open house dates are also … more

With Success Comes Growth For Blended Learning Model

Kieran Sullivan attests he and his schoolmates are benefiting from the Blended Learning teaching model at St. Patrick’s School in Yorktown Heights. The seventh-grader is among the students in … more

S.I. Schools, Recalling Sandy, Assist Others in Need

The Staten Island Catholic School Region is continuing to make a difference in its community and beyond. Catholic schools in the borough raised $61,000 for the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston … more

A Little White Lamb Helps Young Students Learn Values

Youngsters throughout the archdiocese have been learning “values infusion” lessons this school year with help from a series of K-2 books called Loukoumi. The lessons focus on the importance of … more

Volunteers Build Playground At Lawrence Hickey Center

Some 200 volunteers participated in the Catholic Charities Project: “Help Us Build a Playground!’’ at Astor Services for Children and Families’ Lawrence Hickey Center for Child Development in … more

New Engineering Lab at Preston High School

MODERN SCIENCE—Students from Preston High School in the Bronx and other schools in the archdiocese take in presentations at an Engineering Tomorrow conference Oct. 5 at Preston. Along with … more

Sanitation Trucks Showcase Staten Island Students’ Artwork

The artwork of two Staten Island Catholic school students is being showcased on sanitation trucks throughout the borough for their winning submissions in the “Don’t Litter, Recycle” art contest sponsored by the NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) and Pratt Industries. more

In Tune With Phillip Phillips

Recording star and American Idol winner Phillip Phillips visited the Elizabeth Seton Pediatric Center in Yonkers Aug. 10... more

Sullivan County School Stays Open as Early Childhood Center

St. Peter’s Regional School in Liberty will remain open and transition from a pre-k through fourth grade school to a pre-k through kindergarten early childhood center beginning this fall. more

Partnership to Support Blended Learning Growing on Staten Island

JC Kiernan is not shy when it comes to showing the good things being accomplished at St. Charles School. more

Seven Friends From Catholic Schools Plan Music Festival for Syrian Refugees

“Project Syria LIVE,” a music festival fund-raiser to benefit families displaced by the civil war in Syria will be performed Friday, April 28, at Kingsland Point Park in Sleepy Hollow. more

Catholic Teaching Helps High Schoolers Navigate Dialogue on Race, Diversity

Catholic high school students across the archdiocese are asked to pray “for a more just world,” to learn about “peoples of different races and languages and cultures,” to act “to challenge … more

Kids Helping Kids

A group of fourth-graders from the parish religious education program at Immaculate Heart of Mary in Scarsdale are all smiles as they show baked goods they and another class from their grade contributed to their Valentine-themed fundraiser that earned $302 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. more

Bronxville Students Give Alms to ‘Lenten Buddies’ in Nicaragua

It’s typical to see small cardboard boxes around Catholic churches and schools at this time of year. Many will have a short prayer and religious image printed on them with the words, “My Lenten … more

Kennedy Catholic Student Wins Maryknoll Essay Contest

Meenu Johnkutty could not pass up an opportunity to share her passion and concern. The John F. Kennedy Catholic High School senior shared both in an essay on the environment, “Saving our … more

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Around the Archdiocese

Plans are in place for St. Patrick’s Day celebrations across the archdiocese. Cardinal Dolan will offer St. Patrick’s Day Mass at 8:30 a.m. Friday, March 17, at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Manhattan. more

FOCUS Builds Catholic Lives in College—and Beyond

Twenty-six-year-old Bronx native Kevin Donkor is a modern-day disciple. That’s not his official job title, but it could be. Donkor is part of the growing collegiate outreach group known as … more

Staten Island Catholic Charities, CYO Partner to Curb Drug Scourge

Catholic Charities of Staten Island and CYO of Staten Island have stepped up to address a drug epidemic by launching the Staten Island Heroin Epidemic Archdiocese Response Team (H.E.A.R.T.) … more

Celebrating Moments and Making Memories

Students at Holy Rosary School in the Bronx know all about celebrating what is important in life—and two items topping the list are education and faith. more
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