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Faith in the Future Foundation Chair to Receive National Catholic Education Award

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King of Prussia, PA (August 27, 2015) – The National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) has announced that H. Edward Hanway, founding chair of Faith in the Future Foundation, and Ellen Hanway will be among five honorees to receive the organization’s 2015 Seton Award at its 25th Anniversary celebration on October 5 at the Mayflower Hotel […]

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Office of Catholic Education and Faith in the Future Announce New Superintendent of Secondary Schools

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The Office of Catholic Education and Faith in the Future are proud to announce that Sister Maureen Lawrence McDermott, IHM, who has served as Principal of Bishop Shanahan High School in Downingtown for the last 14 years, has been named Superintendent of Secondary Schools for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia effective October 1,2015. Sister Maureen was […]

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World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015 & Office of Catholic Education Surprises Two Catholic High School Marching Bands With Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to Perform During Papal Visit

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Philadelphia, PA (August 9,2015)– The World Meeting of Families – Philadelphia 2015 and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia – Office of Catholic Education (OCE) today turned a late summer ritual for two Archdiocesan high school marching bands, band camp, into the announcement of a once in a lifetime performance opportunity. The two organizations made a surprise […]

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Pennsylvania Catholic Conference: Show Your Support for the Successful EITC and OSTC Programs

Posted under Early Childhood Education

Article via Pennsylvania Catholic Conference:  http://www.pacatholic.org/show-your-support-for-the-successful-eitc-and-ostc-programs/ Both the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) and the Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC) programs are funded by companies that contribute to our scholarship organizations in exchange for a tax credit. The longstanding EITC program has helped countless students attend our Catholic schools every year. EITC tax credits are […]

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StoneMor Partners Announces New High School Scholarship Fund for 2015-2016 School Year and Beyond

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StoneMor will provide one qualifying student from each of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s 17 Catholic high schools partial scholarship funds. LEVITTOWN, Pa. [July, 2015] — The relationship between StoneMor Partners L.P. and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia takes another step forward this summer. Recently, StoneMor announced that it has partnered with the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s Office […]

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John Cooke Named President of Monsignor Bonner & Archbishop Prendergast High School

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The Office of Catholic Education (OCE) and Faith in the Future are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. John Cooke as President of Monsignor Bonner & Archbishop Prendergast High School, effective August 10, 2015. Mr. Cooke, 41, joins Bonner & Prendie after 12 years of dedicated service at Drexel University in various roles including, […]

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President of John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls’ High School Named a 2015 Brava Award Winner

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After serving as interim President of John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls’ High School since August 2014, it was announced at the end of June 2015 that Ms. Kassekert would continue as President of the school. Ms. Denise Kassekert, President of John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls’ High School, was recently selected as a Philadelphia Brava Award […]

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Archdiocesan Class of 2015 Earns Over $300 Million in College Scholarships

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The Office of Catholic Education (OCE) and Faith in the Future are proud to announce that 3,362 young men and women who graduated from the 17 high schools of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in June have earned a grand total of $301,705,553 in scholarships. 95% of the Class of 2015 will pursue a post-secondary education. […]

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Mr. Joseph McFadden Named Principal of Archbishop Ryan High School

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The Office of Catholic Education of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (OCE) and Faith in the Future are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Joseph McFadden as Principal of Archbishop Ryan High School effective July 13, 2015. Mr. McFadden is a 1997 graduate of Archbishop Ryan High school and the first graduate to serve as […]

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Archdiocesan School Families Celebrate “A Gift of Catholic Education” During Glenside, PA Annual July 4th Parade

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On Saturday, July 4th, several local Montgomery County and Bucks County Catholic elementary schools including students and families from Queen of Angels Regional School in Willow Grove , Our Lady of Mercy Regional School in Maple Glen, Nativity of Our Lord School in Warminster, and Saint Joseph the Protector School in Glenside, Our Mother of […]

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