Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools Week

January 29 through February 4, 2017 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.” 

Daily Themes for 2017

Celebrate the following daily themes:

Sunday - In Our Parish
Monday - In Our Community
Tuesday -  Celebrating Your Students
Wednesday -  Celebrating the Nation
Thursday -  Celebrating Vocations
Friday -  Celebrating Faculty, Staff and Volunteers
Saturday - Celebrating Families

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 to Share

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