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Students from the Cathedral School of St. Mary head to mass for Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent…

Students from the Cathedral School of St. Mary head to mass for Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. Check out the full album on the Austin American-Statesman newspaper.

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New Catholic Elementary School Interest Survey!

The Diocese of Austin is exploring the feasibility of a new Catholic elementary school in the East Austin and Leander/Liberty Hill areas, through a formal study.  We would like your opinion about this idea through the a survey.  Your response …

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Support Celebrating Catholic Schools

Celebrating Catholic Schools Dinner and Award Presentation January 28, 2017 As a kickoff to National Catholic Schools Week, the 9th Annual Celebrating Catholic Schools Dinner and Awards Presentation will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at the Hyatt, Town Lake in downtown Austin, featuring …

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Congratulations to the Class of 2016

Congratulations to the Class of 2016 – 331 seniors will graduate this year from our six Catholic high schools ….. combined, these students were offered more than $17.5 million dollars in scholarships!!!  Click Here to view the 2016 Graduation Insert

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Why Catholic Schools Are Important

On Saturday, January 30, more than 840 supporters gathered to celebrate the “unsung heroes” of our 22 Catholic schools.  A true evening of celebration included First Lady Cecilia Abbott as our featured speaker and comments from Bishop Joe Vásquez.  CLICK …

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Principal Job Posting – San Juan Diego Catholic High School

San Juan Diego seeks a Principal with a passion for Catholic Education. Our ideal candidate is a visionary leader with a proven track record of building enrollment, academic achievement and faith formation. He or she will do this through our …

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Catholic Schools Prepare for Bright Futures

By Michele Chan Santos Senior Correspondent The classrooms are full and bustling, the pencils are fresh, and throughout the diocese, students are making new friends and meeting new teachers. As the 2015-2016 school year begins, there are many developments, expansions …

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Cathedral School of Saint Mary is on the map!

ACE – Alliance for Catholic Education So much wonderful news contained in one map! We want all children to have access to a wonderful Catholic education, and this map highlights Catholic schools that have been successful in recruiting Latino students. …

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High school gives students work experience

By Michele Chan Santos Correspondent Known as the “The School That Works!” San Juan Diego Catholic High School in South Austin has an eighth grade academy and a college preparatory high school. Each high school student works five 8-hour days …

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Reicher vs. Savio: An example of sportsmanship

By Burnie Cook Correspondent It was a traditional Texas high school football Friday night. The weather was windy and overcast. The stands at McNeil High School’s football field in Austin filled quickly for the game between Reicher Catholic High School …

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