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When Your Child Joins Robotics

We live in a world of robots. While R2-D2, Optimus Prime, and the Terminator are some of the most famous robots, everyday artificial intelligence, such as Alexa, is becoming more and more common. STEM-related careers and products are on the rise, and by joining robotics, your child can build a future in a rapidly growing…


Diocese Schools Serving the Community

Throughout the year, students from the Orlando Diocese of Schools undertake a variety of service projects. We encourage our students to be civically engaged. From collecting food for local communities to constructing classrooms in the mountains of the Dominican Republic, students embrace their unique, God-given talents to serve others and make the world a better…


Spotlight on Annunciation

At Annunciation Catholic Academy, we’re committed to emphasizing the education and development of each child. We provide a stimulating, engaging environment where students embrace independent thinking, active learning, and responsible learning. Discover how we prepare your child for success in college and beyond. Outstanding Academics We’re dedicated to developing the whole child physically, emotionally, spiritually,…


Get Ready For High School

High school might feel far away, but for your eighth grader, it’s right around the corner. Making the move from middle school to high school can feel scary! Start preparing your student for a successful transition now with these steps below. Set Goals Encourage your child to fantasize about his future and remind him that…


Spotlight on St. Andrew

At St. Andrew Catholic School, we’re committed to helping your child grow academically, spiritually, and creatively in a multicultural atmosphere. We believe that each student is a unique child of God, and because of this, we do not embrace a “one size fits all” education model. We offer differentiated instruction to meet each student’s individual…


Public to Private School: What to Expect

If all you’ve known are public schools, the transition to private schools can be nerve-wracking. But there are multiple academic advantages to attending one of our excellent private schools! Once you and your child are prepared, the transition will be seamless. Partner With Teachers Our teachers value open communication with parents and believe that by…


Lent: To Add or Take Away?

Every year for Lent, we give up something valuable out of respect and remembrance for Jesus’s 40 days in the desert. But have you ever added something into your daily life? This Lenten season, consider doing one of each: give something up, and add something in. What to Give Up Social media: Commit to a…


Spotlight on St. John Vianney

On January 25, 1962, St. John Vianney Catholic School started as a four-classroom school. Now a 21-room building on the beautiful and extensive St. John Vianney parish, our campus has undergone many changes to meet the spiritual and academic needs of our students in a diverse world. Dual Language Program St. John Vianney School is…


The Benefits of Theater

Did you know that students in drama build a strong foundation for future success? Between developing public speaking skills, gaining self-confidence, and learning the importance of collaborative teamwork, theater students are equipped to grow into confident and compassionate leaders. Communication Skills Students in theater build excellent verbal and nonverbal communication skills. They learn how to…


Teacher Spotlight: Joanna Welch

First-grade teacher Joanna Welch loves being a part of the family at Good Shepherd Catholic School! Get to know her and her dedication to growing compassionate, lifelong learners. Where did you grow up? I’m originally from the Boston area in Massachusetts. What did you want to be when you were little? I played school as…