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Catholic Secondary School Class of 2013 Receive Record Number of Scholarships

June 28, 2013

The 1,468 seniors who graduated from the 9 Catholic secondary schools in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville received a record $115.3 million in scholarships to colleges, universities, vocational, or business schools. This figure does not include grants or Kentucky Educational Excellence (KEES) scholarship money; these seniors received more than $7 million in KEES grants. Scholarships were given to 928 students or 63% of the graduating class for a total of 2,973 scholarships. Ninety-nine percent of these seniors […]

2013-06-28T08:40:31+00:00 June 28th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

St. Nicholas Academy Students Excel In Competition

June 27, 2013

(Louisville, Ky.) Two students representing St. Nicholas Academy (5501 New Cut Road) recently received a perfect score in the last of three meets for this year’s WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.

Competing in the difficult Blue Division of the WordMasters Challenge™, fourth grader Grace Medley and fifth grader Shannon Nguyen earned a perfect score of 20 in the recent meet. Nationally, only 55 fourth graders and 144 fifth graders achieved a perfect score. Other […]

2013-06-28T08:36:41+00:00 June 28th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

St. Nicholas Academy Students Excel In Competition

For Immediate Release
June 27, 2013
For more information, call:
Kathy DeLozier, Principal (502) 368-8506

(Louisville, Ky.) Two students representing St. Nicholas Academy (5501 New Cut Road) recently received a perfect score in the last of three meets for this year’s WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.

Competing in the difficult Blue Division of the WordMasters Challenge™, fourth grader Grace Medley and fifth grader Shannon Nguyen earned a perfect score of 20 in the recent meet. Nationally, only […]

2013-06-27T15:19:24+00:00 June 27th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

Saint Francis of Assisi Students Receive Perfect Scores in Competition

January 25, 2013

(Louisville, KY) Several students representing St. Francis of Assisi School (1938 Alfresco Place) recently received perfect scores in the first of three meets for this year’s WordMasters Challenge™ — a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.

Competing in the difficult “Blue Division” of the WordMasters Challenge™, seventh-graders Sam Belza and Luca Sanchez and eighth-graders Christine Lipscomb, Cassie Drury, and Sarah Santry earned perfect scores of 20 in the December meet. Nationally, only 23 seventh-graders and 28 eighth-graders achieved […]

2013-02-12T15:09:40+00:00 February 12th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

Archdiocese of Louisville Celebrates National Catholic Schools Week

January 23, 2013

(Louisville, KY) Nearly 20,000 students and 1,500 faculty and staff at 47 Catholic elementary and secondary schools will celebrate National Catholic Schools Week from January 27-February 2, 2013. The theme for this year’s Catholic Schools Week is “Catholic Schools Raise the Standards.”

Festivities for the week include the annual liturgy at 10 a.m. Tuesday, January 29, at Holy Family Parish, 3926 Poplar Level Road. Student and faculty representatives from Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Louisville will attend this liturgy, […]

2013-02-12T14:55:25+00:00 February 12th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

St. Francis of Assisi Students Receive Perfect Scores In Competition

For Immediate Release
January 25, 2013
For more information, call:
Paula Watkins, Principal (502) 459-3088

(Louisville, KY) Several students representing St. Francis of Assisi School (1938 Alfresco Place) recently received perfect scores in the first of three meets for this year’s WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.

Competing in the difficult “Blue Division” of the WordMasters Challenge™, seventh graders Sam Belza, Luca Sanchez, and eighth graders Christine Lipscomb, Cassie Drury, and Sarah Santry earned perfect scores of 20 […]

2013-01-28T10:38:24+00:00 January 28th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|

Archdiocese of Louisville Celebrates National Catholic School Week

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For Immediate Release
January 23, 2013
For more information, call:
Cecelia Price, 502/585-3291 or 502/417-7187

Archdiocese of Louisville Celebrates National Catholic School Week

Nearly 20,000 students and 1,500 faculty and staff at 47 Catholic elementary and secondary schools will celebrate National Catholic Schools Week from January 27-February 2, 2013. The theme for this year’s Catholic Schools Week is “Catholic Schools Raise the Standards.”

Festivities for the week include the annual liturgy at 10 a.m., Tuesday, January 29, […]

2013-01-24T17:10:26+00:00 January 24th, 2013|2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|