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a parochial school maintained by the Catholic Church

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National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States.
It is unknown exactly how many non-Catholic students attend Catholic schools, but some estimates say up to one-third of the students in some Catholic school divisions are not Catholic.
San Jose, Nueva Ecija Bishop Roberto Mallari said Catholic schools are transparent and willing to have their financial status scrutinized for the public to know how much the schools earn.
Beginning with John Paul II and his announcement of a program he called the New Evangelization, Catholic schools have had to reevaluate how well they were providing faith leadership formation for their students (CCE, 1997; Francis, 2013a; John Paul II, 1997, 1999; USCCB, 2005b).
Ohio Catholic Federal Credit Union has awarded Catholic school grants in the amount of USD10,000 to Lakewood Catholic Academy in Lakewood and St.
Families choose Catholic schools for a variety of reasons--some are primarily interested in the rigorous academics that Catholic schools are known for; others want their children to have a stronger, smaller community than may be possible at a public school.
However, the CBCP also called on Catholic schools to be "creative" in looking for options for their educators who will be affected by the program.
She then goes on to say that courses in Catholic schools are "faithful to the Catechism of the Catholic Church'.
The study found that Catholic schools do not provide a superior education to public schools, undermining claims by voucher advocates.
Catherine's Academy joins Catholic schools in Orange County to celebrate Catholic Schools Week.
Laurel Broten, the education minister of Ontario, Canada--a professing Catholic who sends her children to Catholic school--declared October 10 that the province's publicly funded Catholic schools may not teach students that abortion is wrong because such teaching amounts to "misogyny," which is prohibited in schools under a controversial anti-bullying law.
Catholic education makes up a large part of the United States' K-12 educational system: Catholic schools educate over one-third of all private school students, more elementary and secondary students than all other religious schools combined (National Center for Education Statistics [NCES], 2007).
DOZENS of youngsters from Catholic schools across the North are displaying their artwork at an Anglican cathedral.
EDUCATION bosses in Wirral last night backed down over controversial plans to axe free bus passes for children going to Catholic schools.
Catholic schools should "strongly oppose" any proposal for sex education that could sexualise children, a senior Church figure said.
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