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Author Presentation at Holy Trinity Parish School

September 18, 2013  (Louisville, KY) To explore and learn about the work of authors, the 3rd grade students at Holy Trinity Parish School (423 Cherrywood Road) will gather on Tuesday, September 24 at 8:00 a.m. for an author visit with former Holy Trinity Parish School teacher, Kathryn Tabler Gall. On this day, 3rd grade students will meet author Kathryn Tabler Gall, who served as a former Holy Trinity Parish school teacher during the 2010-2011 school year. Gall, the author of Good [...]

By | October 31st, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

October Rosary Event at Holy Trinity School

September 9, 2013 (Louisville, Ky.) To honor and celebrate the month of October, the month of the Rosary in the Roman Catholic Church, the 5th grade students at Holy Trinity Parish School (423 Cherrywood Road) will gather on Tuesday, October 8 at 9:00 a.m. for a Rosary event that they have designed and planned. On this day, all Holy Trinity students will gather in the church to pray the sorrowful mysteries.  Fifth grade students will guide their peers and help [...]

By | October 31st, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

Statue of Our Lady of Fatima at John Paul II Academy

September 6, 2013  (Louisville, Ky.) The United Nations Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima will be honored at a Mass celebrated by Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz on Friday, September 13, 8:15 a.m. at John Paul II Academy’s host parish, St. Pius X (3521 Goldsmith Lane). This wooden statue was hand-carved in first half of the 20th century. Prior to its first pilgrimage on May 13, 1947, Pope Pius XII blessed this statue, and in 1952, the Bishop of [...]

By | October 11th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

Catholic Elementary Teachers Gather for Opening School Rally

August 5, 2013 Approximately 750 teachers from 38 Catholic elementary schools will gather on Friday, August 9 to celebrate the beginning of the 2013-2014 school year. This event will take place from 9:00 a.m. to noon at St. Peter the Apostle Parish, 5431 Johnsontown Road. The theme is “Open the Door of Faith.” Archbishop Joseph Kurtz will present an extended homily during the Mass on the new evangelization and the importance of a strong Catholic identity and a firm catechetical [...]

By | August 5th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | June 28th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | June 28th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | June 28th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

St. Nicholas Academy Students Excel In Competition

For Immediate ReleaseJune 27, 2013For 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 55 [...]

By | June 27th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | February 12th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments

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 [...]

By | February 12th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Schools Press Releases, Catholic Schools Press Releases|0 Comments
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