National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. It starts the last Sunday in January and runs all week, which in 2019 is January 27 – February 2. The theme for 2019 is “Catholic Schools: Learn. Serve. Lead. Succeed” Schools typically observe the annual celebration week with Masses, open houses and other activities for students, families, parishioners and community members. Through these events, schools focus on the value Catholic education provides to young people and its contributions to our church, our communities and our nation.
Celebrate the following daily themes and celebrations during Catholic Schools Week 2019.
Sunday – In Our Parish
Monday – In Our Community
Tuesday – In Our Students
Wednesday – In Our Nation (National Appreciation Day For Catholic Schools)
Thursday – In Our Vocations
Friday – In Our Faculty, Staff and Volunteers (Teacher Appreciation Day)
Saturday – In Our Families
Please visit our Parish School Website at http://www.stthomastheapostlenj.com
For more information about Catholic Schools Week, please visit http://www.ncea.org/our-services/catholic-schools-week