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NEW! 2022-23 Catholic Schools Opening Plan

In “Rising Above,” our newly-published 2022-23 Opening Plan, you’ll find helpful information for Parents, Students and Staff of our Catholic School Community, covering what you need to know in this dynamic environment. We are especially pleased to share this 2022 Catholic Schools Opening Plan — click here to view our blueprint for keeping our schools safe and healthy [...]

2022-09-07T11:01:22-04:00September 5th, 2022|Schools In The News|

In Memoriam: Sr. June Clare Tracy OP, Ed D.

“Well done good and faithful servant” Mathew 25:23 The Catholic School Community of the Archdiocese of New York  joins the community of the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill, mourning the loss of Sr. June Clare Tracy OP, Ed D. Sr. June Clare’s ministry spanned for over 55 years and whose impact changed the lives of generations [...]

2022-08-07T13:28:16-04:00August 7th, 2022|Schools In The News|

Stephen Marositz Promoted to Associate Superintendent of Teaching & Learning for New York Catholic Schools

Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of New York today announced the promotion of Stephen Marositz from Director to Associate Superintendent of Teaching and Learning, effective immediately (click here to view and download today's press release). Stephen joined the Superintendent’s Office in August 2021 as director and has contributed significantly to the formation and development of [...]

2022-07-18T09:45:56-04:00July 18th, 2022|Schools In The News|

New York’s faith community alarmed by Department of Education’s proposed ‘intrusion’ into religious schools

The New York Education Department proposed regulations on private and religious schools are irking some in the faith community, such as Catholics, Muslims and Jews, due to fears of possible overreach, Fox News Digital has learned. Michael Deegan, the superintendent of Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of New York – which represents more than 67,000 students [...]

2022-07-01T11:27:26-04:00July 1st, 2022|Schools In The News|

Wising up on student testing

In an Op-Ed piece that appeared in the Daily News on June 7, Superintendent of Schools Michael J. Deegan writes: "MAP Growth testing was invaluable during the pandemic. At the peak of virtual learning in 2020, New York’s Catholic educators already had a thorough understanding of their students’ strengths and areas for growth thanks to [...]

2022-06-09T14:53:07-04:00June 9th, 2022|Schools In The News|

Children Ages 5 to 11 Now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters

In a press release issued by NYC-DOH today, NYC children 5-11 who had the second dose of the vaccine at least five months ago should start receiving the Pfizer booster. Visit or call 877-VAX4NYC for a site. Unvaccinated children should start the COVID-19 vaccine primary series now. Health Department reminds parents and caregivers to [...]

2022-05-23T16:55:55-04:00May 23rd, 2022|Schools In The News|

Staten Island’s Catholic Schools present awards to four special community leaders

"Staten island’s got pizazz!" That was the message from Cardinal Timothy Dolan Monday night as about 500 gathered at a gala fundraiser for the Catholic School Region of Staten Island. "Of course, that message can’t leave the shores of Staten Island," the cardinal quipped. He does happen to be in charge of the Archdiocese of [...]

2022-05-19T10:11:31-04:00May 19th, 2022|Schools In The News, Staten Island|

Catholic School students care for animals in partnership with Staten Island Zoo

Staten Island middle school students at Father Vincent Capodanno Catholic Academy are getting hands-on experience when it comes to caring for animals through a new partnership with the Staten Island Zoo, West Brighton. The Zoo and Father Vincent Capodanno Catholic Academy, South Beach, partnered to create the Father Capodanno Animal Studies Program earlier this year, [...]

2022-05-17T11:21:21-04:00May 17th, 2022|Schools In The News, Staten Island|

Catholic Schools Offer Final Round of Parent Workshops on May 24-26 to Support Summer Learning

Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of New York are offering a final round of virtual parent/family workshops for the 2021-22 school year in partnership with Catapult Learning. The workshops will focus on ways families can support summer learning in the following areas: May 24: Supporting Summer Learning: Reading May 25: Supporting Summer Learning: Math May [...]

2022-05-13T13:15:15-04:00May 13th, 2022|Schools In The News|
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