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‘Crusade’ awards grant to Archdiocese of Louisville

The Archdiocese of Louisville has been awarded a grant of $45,000 from the WHAS Crusade for Children. The grant will be used to purchase items for Catholic school students. Judy Thomas, assistant superintendent of schools for the archdiocese, said several educational items are being considered, including iPads. Other items being considered are TeachLogic, a wireless […]

Area schools celebrate Catholic education

The nearly 20,000 students at 47 Catholic elementary and secondary schools are celebrating National Catholic Schools Week Jan. 27 to Feb. 2, and the theme of this year’s celebration is “Catholic Schools Raise the Standards.” Among the activities undertaken by area schools were the following: Ascension School, 4600 Lynnbrook Drive gathered Jan. 29 in school […]

Elementary school study may help shape the future

By Glenn Rutherford, Record Editor Among the revelations contained in the recently-released “Catholic Elementary School Report” is a bit of information about the availability of local Catholic schools. The study used St. Raphael Church, near the intersection of Bardstown Road and the Watterson Expressway as the center of the county, and found that from that […]

Archdiocese begins to study future of Catholic schools

Archdiocese begins to study future of Catholic schools

By Glenn Rutherford, Record Editor The Archdiocese of Louisville is asking its parishes and people to consider new ways of governing and funding Catholic elementary schools. The process to consider some educational funding and governance alternatives included the release last month of the Catholic Elementary School Report, a collection of data gathered over the past […]

8th-graders to study ‘Theology of the Body’

8th-graders to study ‘Theology of the Body’

By Marnie McAllister, Record Assistant Editor Eighth-graders attending Catholic schools around the Archdiocese of Louisville will begin using new curriculum next semester that’s based on the teachings of Blessed John Paul II known as the Theology of the Body. The late pope presented this theology — which addresses the sanctity of the human person and […]