By Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond, Clarion Herald Commentary While at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) meeting held in Baltimore earlier this
The Office of Catholic Schools unveiled an ambitious strategic plan for the future of Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of New Orleans in 2013 after a study was conducted by The Catholic University of America, followed by extensive input from local educators, parents, a strategic planning committee and focus groups.
Superintendent Dr. Jan Lancaster is pleased to say that many goals of the plan have been met this past academic year, and that the Office of Catholic Schools is ahead in implementing a few goals, such as Catholic identity standards for the 2014-15 school year.
Brother Martin High School, which had added seventh grade in the 2010-11 school year, will return to the eighth-through-12th-grade structure as mapped out in the new strategic plan for the Archdiocese of New Orleans, said its principal Greg Rando.
Dear Catholic Community, Two years ago, we began the process of creating a strategic plan to shape the future of our family
Can you recap the all-day meeting you held Sept. 24 with priests and school administrators about the strategic plan for Catholic schools?