Some Area Catholic School Principals Decide To Let Closure Decisions RideDespite a small uptick in enrollment and a $40,000 tuition assistance program, Msgr. Stephen McHenry says he decided not to appeal the blue ribbon panel's recommendation that his St. Anthony-St. Joseph Elementary School in Ambler, Pa. be closed.
Amid Turmoil of Impending Closures, Philadelphia Marks 'Catholic Schools Week'Mayor Michael Nutter stopped by Archdiocese headquarters to issue a proclamation declaring this Catholic Schools Week in Philadelphia.
Archbishop Chaput Defends Work of Commission on School ClosuresArchbishop Charles Chaput says he realizes that closing Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia will be painful, but he defends the work of the panel making the recommendation.
Philadelphia Catholic High Schools Close Doors Amid Teacher StrikeBack-and-forth negotiations and no agreement has shut the doors of Philadelphia-area Catholic high schools indefinitely on Wednesday.