Teachers, principals gather for annual Convocation Mass

St. Thomas More Church in south Kansas City was packed Aug. 14, with teachers, principals, coaches and school staff attending the annual Convocation Mass of the new school year.

New principals share the spirit of Catholic education

The Diocese of Kansas City – St. Joseph welcomes five new elementary principals this year. They are:

St. Charles Borromeo Academy cuts ribbon to Classical Education

August 16 was the first day of school for many diocesan elementary schools, including St. Charles Borromeo Academy.

Longtime educator returns to lead Cristo Rey High School

A familiar name to many families in the Kansas City area,

During renovations, students attend St. Peter’s at Southwest High School

St. Peter’s School opened in 1929 in an English Gothic styled building designed as church, a seven-classroom school and convent.

Comhghairdeas and maith thu AOH scholarship winners!

Four young women received $500 scholarships to their high schools based on scholastic activities and leadership, community and faith-based leadership, service and a short essay, awarded by the Padraig Pearse Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians.

Sister Mary Lucilla Scurlock, OSB

Benedictine Sister of Perpetual Adoration Mary Lucilla Scurlock, OSB, passed away on Aug. 11, 2017,

Sister Margaret Mary Bielinski, OSB

Benedictine Sister of Perpetual Adoration Margaret Mary Bielinski, OSB passed away Aug. 7, 2017,

Sr. Rita Flaherty, CSJ

Submitted by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet If I were a singer, I would begin this reflection about Sr. Rita Flaherty with the song, “You Light Up My Life” because she did that. She lit up the lives of so many, family members, Sisters, residents and staff here at Nazareth, staff at St. […]

St. Michael the Archangel High School Begins Its Mission

New building, new tech, new school year—St. Michael the Archangel High School is open and set to start a fresh perspective on Catholic education,

September 21, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph