Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools Week

January 31 through February 6, 2016 is National Catholic Schools Week, the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. This year’s theme is “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge, and Service.” Loyola Press is proud to be an integral part of Catholic education in the United States and salutes our partner, the National Catholic Educational Association, for their work.

Prayer Cards
Share these cards with your faculty, or invite children and parents to pray this special prayer over the teachers.

Teacher Prayer Card

Tarjeta de oración para el maestro


Promote Catholic identity in your school community with ideas and inspiration from these articles.

10 Ways for Catholic School Teachers to Reinforce Catholic Identity Outside of Religion Class

Faith, Knowledge, and Service: Celebrating Catholic Schools Week

Promoting Catholic Identity, Part 1: A Sense of Sacramentality

Promoting Catholic Identity, Part 2: A Commitment to Community

Promoting Catholic Identity, Part 3: A Respect for Human Life

Promoting Catholic Identity, Part 4: A Reverence for Scripture and Tradition

Promoting Catholic Identity, Part 5: An Attitude of Faith and Hope


Catholic Schools Week in the Year of Mercy
Complete the celebration of Catholic Schools Week with a special gift for the families in your school community.

Works of Mercy

The Works of Mercy for Families (50-pack)

In announcing the Year of Mercy, Pope Francis urged all Catholics to spend more time practicing the Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy.
Works of Mercy

Las obras de misericordia para las familias (50-pack)

Al anunciar el Año de la Misericordia, el papa Francisco hizo un llamado a todos los católicos para que dediquen más tiempo a practicar las obras de misericordia corporales y espirituales.