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The Advisory Council for Elementary Education in Chester County has been working for the last 4 months to provide strategic planning, institutional advancement, professional development and advancing opportunities for Catholic Education at the local county level.   The Chester County council, which was originally formed four years ago and re-launched in late February 2013, is the […]


(Philadelphia, July 15, 2013)—At a press conference today with Archbishop Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap., Archbishop of Philadelphia, and Brian McElwee, Chairman of the Independence Mission Schools (IMS), 14 Catholic elementary schools were officially designated independent of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia allowing them to form the Independence Mission Schools system. IMS is the umbrella organization […]


PARISHIONERS FROM SAINT JOHN VIANNEY CHURCH TO PRESENT SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDENT FROM SAINT MARTIN DE PORRES   Parishioners from Saint John Vianney Church in Gladwyne, Montgomery County, will present a $3,000 a year scholarship to a current eighth grade student from Saint Martin de Porres School to attend any Archdiocesan High School for all four […]