Catholic Education

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 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 alemany high school Alemany welcomes freshmen

The transition from elementary school to high school can be traumatic. Adolescents are leaving their comfort zone for a whole new world. Fears...

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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 siena hall credit aquinas college cna Aquinas College in Nashville marks a year of firsts with on-campus dorm

Nashville, Tenn., Oct 9, 2016 / 04:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Five decades into their establishment as a college, Aquinas College in Nashville is...

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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 fr scanlan Architect of Steubenville's Catholic revival dies at 85

Steubenville, Ohio, Jan 7, 2017 / 10:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Father Michael Scanlan, TOR, the former president and chancellor of Franciscan...

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Thumbnail school chair credit lia koltyrina shhutterstock cna Are religious teachers being eradicated from Belgian schools?

Brussels, Belgium, Jul 13, 2016 / 02:52 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Religion classes in Belgium’s French-speaking primary and secondary schools will be...

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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 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 thomas aquinas college campus Bishop Robert E. Barron to preside at Thomas Aquinas College Convocation Day Mass and matriculation

SANTA PAULA, CA—August 18—Auxiliary Bishop  Robert E. Barron will offer the opening Mass of the Holy Spirit at Thomas Aquinas College on August 22...

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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 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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Thumbnail cathedral chapel school la decathalon Cathedral Chapel School in L.A. wins state decathlon championship

On April 1, Cathedral Chapel School in Los Angeles beat 110 schools to win the 2017 U.S. Catholic Schools Academic Junior High Decathlon in...

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Thumbnail students credit diego cervo shutterstock cna Catholic colleges to undocumented students: You're still welcome

Washington D.C., Dec 6, 2016 / 12:32 am (CNA).- More than 100 presidents of Catholic colleges and universities have reaffirmed their support for...

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Thumbnail cef alex chacon Catholic Education Foundation celebrates 30 years of funding Catholic education for low-income families

The Catholic Education Foundation (CEF) is celebrating 30 years of making a quality Catholic education more accessible. The event will be held at...

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Thumbnail catholic education in service los angeles Catholic high school educators learn, collaborate at historic in-service day

Bishop Alemany High School in Mission Hills welcomed an estimated 1,700 educators representing 44 Catholic high schools from across three counties...

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