Students from across the Archdiocese of New York were seen entering their schools for the first day of the 2023-24 school year. Click on the links below to view some of the media coverage:

Father Vincent Capodanno Academy, Staten Island, covered by Staten Island Advance. School officials welcomed families and students with smiles and waves, and the entrance of the school was set up with decorations and a photo prop so families could capture the memory. Click here to view the coverage.

St. Joseph’s School, Yorkville, Manhattan, covered by The Good Newsroom. Click here to view the coverage. Sister Mary Grace Walsh ASCJ, Ph.D., the Superintendent of Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of New York, welcomed new and returning students back to school upon their arrival and was present during St. Joseph’s School’s first morning assembly of the school year, led by Principal Theresa Berner.

St. Philip Neri School, Bronx, click here to visit The Good Newsroom on Facebook and view some of the sights and sounds from St. Philip Neri on the first day of school. Principal Amy Rowe welcomed the students and parents and Fr. Dan O’Reilly led everyone in praying the Our Father. A great way to start the new school year!