Long-time principal retires

Gloucester Catholic High School paid tribute to long-time Principal and former Head of School John Colman on Thursday night, Nov. 2, with a retirement party at Tavistock Country Club in Haddonfield. Among those honoring Colman (2nd from left) on his more than 40 years of service to the Gloucester City...

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Principals meet and focus on best practices

Written by Mary Beth Peabody Principals from South Jersey Catholic elementary schools gathered in Cape May on Oct. 11-12 for their annual professional development conference. They spent the better part of two days sharing best practices and developing new strategies related to their work as administrative and instructional leaders. “Our...

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Outdoor classes are growing in Haddonfield

If you see students outside, with their feet up and reading a book, they are not skipping class. They are using one of the outdoor classrooms at Christ the King Regional School in Haddonfield. Recently, the school was awarded a grant from Bowan’s Hill Wildflower Preserve of New Hope, Pa....

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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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