Catholic Courier

Catholic Schools Week

February 1, 2016
Educators see value in the arts
Educators see value in the arts

Courier photos by Mike Crupi

"Go back and let's do it again," music teacher Elizabeth Gowman told a group of fifth-grade students standing on stage Jan. 20 inside Reddington Gymnasium at St. Louis School in Pittsford. The students had spent part of that morning rehearsing for their upcoming musical, "The Adventures of Lewis and Clark."

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By Gina Capellazzi/Catholic Courier
February 1, 2016
Libraries embrace digital offerings
Libraries embrace digital offerings

Kathy Broderick recalled that when she began teaching at All Saints Academy in the mid-1990s, student computer usage at the Corning school was limited to such activities as drawing and other tasks involving graphics.

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By Mike Latona/Catholic Courier
February 1, 2016
Kids learn to code
Kids learn to code

Students at Catholic schools in the Diocese of Rochester take classes in all the basic subjects one would expect: reading, writing, arithmetic, computer programming.

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By Jennifer Burke/Catholic Courier
February 1, 2016
Athlete helps kids combat bullying
Athlete helps kids combat bullying

Rochester Knighthawks player Joe Walters didn't just offer information and tips on how to handle bullying situations when he visited St. Kateri School last month.

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By Annette Jiménez/Catholic Courier
February 1, 2016
Join in celebrating our Catholic schools
Join in celebrating our Catholic schools

This week, Catholic schools throughout our diocese are joining with others across the nation to celebrate Catholic Schools Week. The week will be filled with events in which teachers, parents, staff and especially our students express their pride in being part of a Catholic school community that continues to successfully unite faith, values and academic excellence.

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August 17, 2016
Previous Stories
Previous Stories

Each year in January, Catholic schools throughout our diocese join with others across the nation to celebrate Catholic Schools Week. The week is filled with events in which teachers, parents, staff and especially our students express their pride in being part of a Catholic school community that continues to successfully unite faith, values and academic excellence. These are previous stories from 2006-2015 on Catholic Schools Week as well as Catholic education in general. 

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