- Jul 12, 2020
The announcement that two historic Catholic schools in the Diocese of Worcester, Massachusetts, were closing for good as the academic year ended sent a wave of loss and sadness across the diocese.
Catholic schools in the U.S. are busy trying to avert fiscal calamity by turning to government emergency support, online appeals and campus virtual tours to prop up next year’s enrollment.
The mission and foundation of Catholic education are directly related to evangelization, said the head of the National Catholic Educational Association.
People are wondering why the percentage of Latino children attending Catholic schools is so small.
Catholic schools often don’t have the resources to help students with special needs, but an organization is working to change that.