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Cretin-Derham Hall students receive perfect ACT scores

Cretin-Derham Hall students receive perfect ACT scores

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cretin-Derham Hall juniors Maria Neuzil and Anna Kalkman earned the top composite score of 36 on their ACT tests.

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Network aims to bring servant leadership to Catholic schools

Network aims to bring servant leadership to Catholic schools

| January 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

St. Mark School principal Zach Zeckser is bringing resources for servant leadership — the idea that a true leader is someone whose motivation comes from a desire to serve others — to Catholic schools.

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Principal’s ‘flame of love’ leads to award

Principal’s ‘flame of love’ leads to award

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

For Mary Adrian, winner of the 2014 NCEA distinguished principal award, kids always come first at Holy Spirit School.

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Proclaiming Gospel at ‘heart’ of Catholic education, says archbishop

Proclaiming Gospel at ‘heart’ of Catholic education, says archbishop

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

National Catholic Schools Week will be observed in U.S. dioceses Jan. 26-Feb. 1 with the theme: “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.”

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Celebrating Catholic Schools Week

Celebrating Catholic Schools Week

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

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Risen Christ School could become bilingual

Risen Christ School could become bilingual

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | February 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

When Marisol Duran was choosing a school for her boys, now 7 and 9, she had to decide between the faith and values found in Risen Christ School in Minneapolis and instruction in her children’s native Spanish language found at a public school.

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Integrating faith and education through STEM

Integrating faith and education through STEM

| Kristi Anderson | January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The acronym ‘STEM’ refers to education in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math. It is a hands-on, activity-based learning style that is designed to bolster confidence and interest in these disciplines. Numerous schools across the nation are offering STEM curriculum, including many Catholic schools in the archdiocese.

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Visitation sisters inspire new building for science, tech

Visitation sisters inspire new building for science, tech

| Christina Capecchi for The Catholic Spirit | January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The science and technology building nearing completion at Visitation School in Mendota Heights is inspired by its cloistered nuns, administrators say.

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Secret’s out: Award winner leads St. Helena School

Secret’s out: Award winner leads St. Helena School

| January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Now, exactly 25 years later, she is putting both the parish and school on the map as one of 12 principals in the nation to be honored with a Distinguished Principal Award from the National Catholic Educational Association.

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Maple Grove Catholic school gets new name

Maple Grove Catholic school gets new name

| Julie Pfitzinger | February 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Cedarcrest Academy in Maple Grove is celebrating Catholic Schools Week in a special way — with a new name: Ave Maria Academy.

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Catholic Schools News Briefs

Catholic Schools News Briefs

| Theresa Malloy | February 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Risen Christ, Minneapolis. Maternity of Mary, St. Paul. Cretin-Derham Hall, St. Paul.

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Special guest at Holy Trinity Catholic School

Special guest at Holy Trinity Catholic School

| February 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Klondike Kate of the St. Paul Winter Carnival Royal Family greets kindergartners at Holy Trinity Catholic School in South St. Paul.

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