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Twin Cities Catholic schools office releases annual report

Twin Cities Catholic schools office releases annual report

| August 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

There’s a new way the good news of Catholic schools is being shared in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Reason for Catholic schools to celebrate

Reason for Catholic schools to celebrate

| August 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

In mostly “by-the-numbers” measures, good things are happening at Catholic schoos in the Twin Cities area.

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Does your Catholic school have these 9 defining characteristics?

Does your Catholic school have these 9 defining characteristics?

| August 15, 2012 | 1 Comment

These are the agreed-upon, non-negotiable ways to see if your Catholic school can be called a Catholic school.

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Catholic schools leadership day highlights progress made

Catholic schools leadership day highlights progress made

| August 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

A half-day event gave Catholic Schools superintendent Martie Frauen­­heim an opportunity to give her “state of the schools” report that referred extensively to the progress made on the recom­men­dations of the “Reinvesting in Our Future” initiatives and the goals for this year in the initiatives’ four focus areas: governance, educational excellence, advancement and funding models.

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Holy Angels activities director mixes athletics, theology

Holy Angels activities director mixes athletics, theology

| August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Michael Kautzman, 40, recently was hired as activities director for the Academy of Holy Angels in Richfield. In that role, he will supervise and manage all extracurricular activities, including athletics. In the following interview with Catholic Spirit reporter Dave Hrbacek, he talks about merging theology with athletics.

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Coming home

Coming home

| August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Hastings native returns as principal of elementary school that she attended.

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Tips for packing healthy lunches for students

Tips for packing healthy lunches for students

| August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

The typical parent will pack around 200 school lunches yearly, and planning them all requires some serious nutritional skills. Not only do parents need to know how to choose healthy fare, but they need to know how to pick foods their kids will actually eat.

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School libraries help bridge technology, learning

School libraries help bridge technology, learning

| Susan Klemond | August 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Along with crisp new paper books, Holy Spirit School students this fall might notice additions in their library and classrooms, such as audio books and Internet-based interactive white boards, which will help them continue developing media technology skills, according to Mary Wollmering, the school’s librarian/media specialist.

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