The following post is an excerpt from “New Movements in School Finance” by John S. Welsh, a feature article in the upcoming February/March issue of Momentum. The full article will be printed in Momentum, available to NCEA Members and for single-issue purchase in February 2015. “Rising costs of education, shifting demographics and competition from charter […]
Category: Operational Vitality
Academic Excellence in Catholic Schools Provide Bright Future for Alumni
Guest post written by NCEA Seton Scholar, Katherine Barrett. “What makes Catholic schools so incredibly special is the fact that they educate the whole person – mind, body, and spirit. Everyone who makes up a Catholic school is there for one reason – to help the students grow in their faith. All you have to […]
Reminder: Live Broadcast Catholic University Mass for CSW
The Catholic University of America and Dominican House of Studies, in association with the National Catholic Educational Association, will celebrate National Catholic Schools Week at the annual University Mass in honor of St. Thomas Aquinas, which will be broadcast live on EWTN. The Mass will be held Tuesday, January 27, in the Great Upper Church […]
Enter the CSW15 Daily Photo Contest!
NCEA is hosting a photo contest each day this week. Schools and parish communities are encouraged to share your photos that represent the Catholic Schools Week daily themes. Tag your photos with #CSW15 on Facebook or Twitter and you may see your school in a future NCEA publication! What your know about Accutane? Read these […]
It’s National Catholic Schools Week!
National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. The theme for the National Catholic Schools Week 2015 is “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.” This week, schools across the country will observe the annual celebration week with Masses, open houses and other activities for students, families, […]
Good News for the Nation: Catholic Schools Are Thriving
Catholic schools offer academic excellence and faith-filled education for students nationwide. National test scores, high school graduation rates, college attendance and other data show that Catholic schools frequently outperform schools in both the public and private sectors. While some Catholic schools are challenged by declining enrollments and school closures, the good news is that there […]
Reminder: NCEA to co-host #CatholicEdChat
Join us on Twitter! @NCEATalk will be co-hosting a chat on Saturday, January 24, at 9 a.m. EST along with folks from #CatholicEdChat to discuss Catholic Schools Week and what schools are doing across the country to celebrate. NCEA Executive Vice President Patrick Lofton will be tweeting live for NCEA. Please join if you can!
Catholic Schools Across the Country to Celebrate Catholic Schools Week
The National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) announces its annual National Catholic Schools Week (CSW) celebration to take place January 25-31, 2015. The theme, “Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service,” will focus on the value that Catholic education provides to young people and its contributions to the Catholic Church, local communities and the nation. “National Catholic […]