Sponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association. National Catholic Schools Week (CSW) is an annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. Schools observe the week with Mass, and other activities for students, families, parishioners and community members. Through these events, schools focus on the value Catholic education provides to young people and its contributions to the Church, local communities and the nation.
The theme of our celebration is “Catholic Schools: Learn. Serve. Lead. Succeed.” The theme encompasses the core products and values that can be found in Catholic schools across the country. Not only are we teaching students to become future servant leaders, faith-filled disciples and enriched citizens in our communities, educators are growing with them. In Catholic schools, we are all learners, servants and leaders. These shared qualities are what make Catholic schools work. They are what make Catholic schools succeed. The theme also focuses on key elements of Catholic education: faith development, academic excellence and dedication to service. These elements set Catholic schools apart from other educational options. They are why families make sacrifices to provide their children with a
Click HERE for a schedule of Saint Mary’s Catholic School Events!
Thank you to all who made this special week sponsored by the National Catholic Educational Association a great and wonderful experience at Saint Mary’s Catholic School.