Catholic Schools Week
What is National Catholic Schools Week?
National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the US. It starts on the last Sunday in January and runs all week, which in 2018 is Sunday, January 28, 2018 - Saturday, February 3, 2018. The theme for the National Catholic Schools Week in 2018 is "TBA." Schools typically observe the week with Masses, open houses and other activities for students, families and teachers. Through these events, schools focus on the value of Catholic education provides to our children.
Please join us
Sunday, January 28, 2018
for Mass as we kick off Catholic Schools Week
(locations and Mass times below)
10 am Mass at St. Bernard Parish - please wear your WCS school uniform or spirit wear
10:15 am Mass at St. Pius X Parish - please wear your WCS school uniform or spirit wear
After Mass we invite all to attend
Wauwatosa Catholic School
1500 Wauwatosa Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213
All are invited to visit the school, classrooms, take a tour and meet the teachers.
Catholic Schools Week - Service Projects
Many thanks to the Catholic Schools Week Committee for planning a fun filled week for our students in 2017.
Catholic Schools Week Service Projects for 2017 included:
Feeding America Peanut Butter and Jelly collection
Wauwatosa Catholic School participated in the 14th annual PB&J challenge sponsored by Feeding America, Pick n Save and the Milwaukee Bucks. We collected jars of peanut butter and jelly the whole month of February.
Penny Wars to benefit the Homeless
Classes will be competed with each other to see who could raise the most money for the homeless.
Bead for Life
Students sold Bead for Life - handmade goods made by women from Uganda. The money raised helps educate, ignite potential, and helps end poverty.