Principal’s Blog

Principal’s Blog 2018-03-06T11:39:18+00:00

May 24

Dear SKS Families, The pictures above are from the following: SKS Alumni – Molly Searing, Isabel Oliver, Grace Quirk and Madelyn  Schultz from Notre Dame Academy  who have been selected  to participate in their challenging STEM program. First Communion The SK5K 3rd Grade Immigration Day – where “immigrants” ,including a  Mr. Francesco Tosti, experienced the process of being accepted or rejected coming to America from their homeland though Ellis Island. Our May Procession Track Team Alumni Wedding! Who's that teacher as mother of the bride???? Principal for a Day - [...]

May 24th, 2018|

Mother’s Day 2018

May Blog – Special Mother’s Day Edition This is a selfie I took a few weeks with Mom before she passed. There is nothing as profound as the love of a mother.   Dear St. Katharine of Siena School families, Happy Mother’s Day to all our dear Moms in our community. I hope the day is a celebration by your family that shows how much you are appreciated and loved today and throughout the year. I hope you don’t have to lift a finger this weekend! Please allow me to [...]

May 12th, 2018|

April 24th

Dear SKS Parents, The blog pictures above are from: Scholarship Winners, SKS Forensics Team, SKS Choral Performers, H&S Speaker Series, and The Science Fair.                             Academic Scholarship Winners Pictured in the grotto are our academic scholarship winners from the Class of 2018. I am proud to announce the following students who have received scholarships for next year at select high schools: Lucy Curry                Archbishop Carroll Mary Finley              Archbishop Carroll and Academy of Notre Dame de Namur  Grant Grube  [...]

April 24th, 2018|

April 6

“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.”                                            Harold “Hal” Borland (1900-1978) Dear SKS Families, The pictures above are from Go Run, Living Stations, Google Virtual Reality Day and select pictures from teachers' classroom bulletin boards that tell a story of what goes on here on a daily basis.  We educate hearts, minds, bodies, and souls. I hope you and your families are refreshed from Easter break.  I [...]

April 6th, 2018|

March 12th

Dear St. Katharine of Siena School Families, We are in the home stretch of Lent. The three pillars of Lent are prayer, fasting, and giving alms. These are ways we can put our faith in action. It’s “walking the walk.”  Model these three pillars for your children and they will follow your lead. This Wednesday, there is a movement for all schools nationwide to walk outside and have 17 minutes of silence in remembrance of the 17 victims and families of Marjory Stoneman Douglas School in Parkland Fla. We know [...]

March 12th, 2018|

February 13th

February 13, 2018 Dear St. Katharine of Siena School Families, Post Catholic Schools Week The pictures in this week’s blog are from Catholic Schools Week and tell a story. Our school is a happy place. We learn in an engaging way. Besides academics, we learn about things such as service, compassion, and empathy. As educators, we care for our students and nurture them in partnership with you. We are firm with them in holding high, reasonable expectations and teaching them responsibility and accountability. Thank you for believing in us and supporting us. As principal, [...]

February 13th, 2018|