Category: School News

Dr. Chadzutko Letter to Parents

March 31, 2020

March 27, 2020 Dear Parents and Guardians of Catholic Academy and Parish School Students, We have just completed another week during an unimaginable situation that is affecting everyone. For each of us, we have been faced with many changes and challenges. During these difficult times, we need to ensure that we all remain safe and […]

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Diocese of Brooklyn Announces Catholic Academies and Parish Schools Will close until at least April 20, 2020

March 16, 2020

Superintendent of Schools Thomas Chadzutko, Ed. D., has announced today all elementary Catholic Academies and Parish Schools in Brooklyn and Queens will remain closed until April 20, 2020. This follows last week’s announcement that the schools would be closed this week, March 16-March 20, 2020, out of an abundance of caution. The decision mirrors the […]

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School Closing Notice

March 13, 2020

Dear Parent, We received a directive this morning from Dr. Chadzutko, diocesan superintendent, that all academies and parish schools in our diocese will be closed next week – Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 20. Therefore, St. Joseph Catholic Academy will be closed next week. At this time, I have no information about closures beyond […]

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Letter from the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene

February 27, 2020

Dear Families, This week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention discussed possible options for what could happen if there is local person-to-person transmission of the novel coronavirus in the United States, including recommendations for school systems to consider. At this time, it is important to listen to facts and not respond to fear. Currently […]

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Digital Citizen Videos

February 10, 2020

Dear Parent, As an additional follow-up to the social media workshop that you attended in late September, the Academy purchased a license to post on our website seven short videos designed to help you as parents help your children to navigate this new world that has opened up to them via the Internet.  This video […]

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First Annual Valentine’s Day Bake Sale

January 30, 2020

Monday, February 10, 2020 Mark your calendars! It is time for our Valentine’s Day Bake Sale! Everyone is encouraged to bring in home baked goods. Please drop off cookies, brownies, cupcakes, donuts, etc. to the Social Center no later than 8:00 am on the morning of the sale. We would also like to stress thatany […]

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