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World Youth Day 2016 in Poland will offer ‘Message of Mercy’
Mar 27 2015
A new airport, improved road and rail links, a fleet of dream buses and “Youth Bible” are among features projected for the Catholic Church’s 14th international celebration of World Youth Day in Krakow, Poland, in 2016.

Values of cooperation, gratitude guide members of Columbia Figure Skating Club
Mar 20 2015
Many members of the Columbia Figure Skating Club represent local Catholic institutions.

Beyond the Bell: Mock trial is real competition
Mar 19 2015
This year’s trial, prepared by more than 100 schools across Maryland, echoes recent news stories from Ferguson, Mo., and Sanford, Fla.

Lenten dinners bring family closer together
Mar 18 2015
It’s “no parents allowed” this Lent in the Smolka family kitchen.

Beyond the Bell: Curley jazz ensemble is more than just music
Mar 05 2015
In the Jazz Ensemble at Archbishop Curley High School in Baltimore, students do more than "try."

Archbishop, governor join students in rally for Maryland Education Credit
Mar 04 2015
Private and Catholic school students from across the state rallied in Annapolis March 4 to support the Maryland Education Credit.

Schools Roundup: Learning how to save lives, give thanks and help the needy
Feb 20 2015
St. John the Evangelist School in Hydes, Maryvale Preparatory, Mother Seton School and Resurrection-St. Paul School are in this week's news.

God wants you to find real love - lifelong love - pope tells youths
Feb 17 2015
Christianity is not a set of prohibitions, but a “project for life," the pope says.

Beyond the Bell: NDP’s ‘Ukuladies’ strum a happy tune
Jan 22 2015
The tiny ukulele is having a mighty impact amid the spirit of the 780 students enrolled at Notre Dame Preparatory School.

Catholic schools – where giving back is a part of life
Jan 17 2015
Community service (from small projects to those with a global impact) is encouraged and embraced in Catholic schools.