The Diocese of St. Cloud celebrated Catholic Schools Week by holding Masses at two locations simultaneously Jan. 31. Two thousand students and teachers from the St. Cloud area Catholic Community Schools gathered at Cathedral High School, while 600 were on hand at St. John’s Abbey Church in Collegeville.
On Jan. 5, five students from St. Katharine Drexel School in St. Cloud were welcomed into the Catholic Church through the waters of baptism in the presence of their families, godparents and entire school community.
New superintendent and educators work behind scenes to increase efficiencies and foster collaboration in the Catholic Community School system.
In 1861, Luxemburg School District #36 was created. The school was called the Luxemburg School. The schoolhouse was built on parish grounds even though it was a district school. It accommodated 16 students and one teacher. In 1903, a new school was built to accommodate the growing numbers. In 1951 the school became a Catholic […]
Kevin Powers, who has served as principal for the last four years at St. Margaret of Scotland School in Chicago, has been selected to be the superintendent of Catholic Community Schools.
Parents, parishioners and school staff will have an opportunity to meet the three finalists for superintendent of the new Catholic Community Schools system on Tuesday, March 7, at St. Augustine Church in St. Cloud.
Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students competed in the Catholic Community Schools Spelling Bee held at Cathedral High School on Jan. 20.
More progress is being made toward the implementation of the new Catholic Community Schools system in the St. Cloud metro area. The CCS board of directors met for the first time in May to talk about initial priorities and elect officers. The board convened again June 8 in St. Cloud. “We are working together to […]
The board of directors of Catholic Community Schools met for the first time May 17 to begin the work of making the St. Cloud-area consolidated school system operational for the 2017-2018 school year. Board members elected officers and briefly discussed some of the board’s initial priorities, including securing start-up capital for CCS, beginning a search […]
After reviewing a steering committee’s recommendations sent to him in December, Bishop Donald Kettler is moving forward with the plan to create Catholic Community Schools. “It’s an important desire of mine that all of our Catholic schools work together in every way possible, and this is the way we need to go forward,” he told […]