Class of 2018 offered nearly $204 million in scholarships

The class of 2018 is spreading its wings – from the Ivy League to community colleges, from Catholic institutions to large state universities, from military academies to private schools throughout the country. Academic and athletic scholarships will help make those choices possible. Among six diocesan and three private Catholic secondary...

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A gift in acrylic

A member of the 2018 graduating class, Daniela Turchi, dedicated her acrylic painting “Blessed are the Children” to Saint John Paul II Regional School, Stratford. It is displayed in the school’s main entrance. “We feel grateful and blessed that Daniela shared her artistic talents with the school and leaves behind...

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The joy of graduation day

By Mary Beth Peabody Amid loud cheers and a few tears, the Class of 2018 has crossed the finish line. Nearly 1,200 young adults graduated from six diocesan and three private South Jersey Catholic secondary schools during this first week of June. “Our spiritual lives do not stop here,” said...

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Why your voice matters: A conversation with Dr. George Corwell, New Jersey Catholic Conference

By Mary Beth Peabody Increased funding for nonpublic school students is in jeopardy for the coming school year — specifically in the areas of bus transportation, nursing and technology services. To learn more about how the proposed budget affects South Jersey Catholic School students and their families, the Catholic Star...

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