Finding the love of a lifetime

Written by Mary Beth Peabody Matchmaking isn’t part of the mission at South Jersey Catholic Schools, but for many couples the connection is destiny. Take Anne and Tom Heim, who met at Gloucester Catholic High School when Anne was just 14. Married more than 48 years and parents to four...

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Lessons in the Stream

A day in the life of a spider is about to offer a STREAM of learning opportunities for second graders at Saint Rose of Lima School in Haddon Heights. What once might have been a literature experience followed by a science lesson about spiders is now a hands-on learning unit...

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Camden Pre-K offers dual language class

Written by Peter G. Sánchez  With 98 percent of their incoming 187 students from Spanish-speaking households, Camden’s Saint Anthony of Padua School has created a new program aimed at strengthening students’ proficiency in the languages of Spanish and English, beginning with its youngest class. The 13 students (at press time)...

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Gloomy skies, happy faces on the first day

Written by Peter G. Sánchez  Gloomy skies and steady raindrops couldn’t dampen the energy and enthusiasm of teachers, students, parents and Bishop Dennis Sullivan here at Resurrection Catholic, as the elementary school opened its doors this week for the beginning of a new school year. “I get excited when I...

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Getting spiritually prepared for the classroom

With students still in summer mode, new teachers in South Jersey Catholic Schools gathered Aug. 24 for an orientation session at Saint Vincent de Paul Regional School in Mays Landing. The group of 71 included first-time and veteran teachers, individuals bringing industry experience to the classroom, former public school educators,...

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South Jersey Catholic Schools Summer 2017

Although school is officially starting next week, running a school is a year-round job, especially if the school offers summer programs. Happy Campers Many South Jersey Catholic Schools offered current students and visitors the opportunity to play, learn, experiment, hone athletic and theatrical skills and get a jump on the...

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Catholic schools frequently asked questions

How can I find a Catholic school near me? Visit our directory listing, where you will find a school and parish locator. All schools can be located by town or location. You may also go to our Catholic schools listing with a link to each school’s website and contact information or...

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Schools around the Diocese, Summer 2017

Although school is officially out for the summer, running a school is a year-round job, especially if the school offers summer programs. Happy Campers Many South Jersey Catholic Schools offered current students and visitors the opportunity to play, learn, experiment, hone athletic and theatrical skills and get a jump on...

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