Parents

Prepare Your Child for Preschool

Is your child starting preschool in the fall? It’s never too early to get him prepared! Find out what you can work on together this summer to help him get ready for his first day of school. Help Around the House Teach your children that they are a part of a community and a family,…


Read Over the Summer

Summer vacation is right around the corner, and students are ready to relax, give their brain a break, and set their books aside; but they don’t have to set books aside to relax! If your child isn’t prone to choosing a novel over her favorite video game, these tips can help. Find out how you…


The Importance of Mother’s Day

All over the world on Mother’s Day, we gather in churches, restaurants, and back yards to love and celebrate our mothers. This year, as you lift a glass of sweet ice tea to mom, dazzle your family with these interesting facts about Mother’s Day: The Origin of Mother’s Day The American version of Mother’s Day…


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…


Which Community Service Should Your Family Try?

As you’re researching the wide variety of community service options, you might be wondering how to make the right choice for you and your family. We’re here to help! Here are a few questions you should consider before you start searching: How old are your children? What are they passionate about? What are some of…


Family Movie Night

It’s Friday night, and your family settles in on the couch with popcorn, movie candy, and fuzzy blankets — it’s time for family movie night! But it can be hard to choose a movie that makes everyone happy. Here are a few of our favorite, family-friendly films that are sure to satisfy even the pickiest…


Why a Catholic Education?

By choosing a Catholic private school, you’re equipping your child with the tools for lifelong success! Thanks to the rigorous academic standards of private schools in Orlando school, many Catholic school grads have impressive resumes. Take a look at a few of the top benefits of a Catholic education. College Graduation Rates Catholic schools hold…


How to Explain Advent to Children

Advent is important to celebrate, but it’s a concept that may be difficult to explain to young children! Let’s review what Advent is and think about how we can put it into terms children can understand. When is Advent? Advent is the four weeks leading up to Christmas. The Advent season starts four Sundays before…


The Benefits of a Catholic Education

At the Diocese of Orlando, we are proud to offer an academic environment where students discover their purpose and connect their passion to God’s will for them. Our teachers serve as role models and follow in the Lord’s footsteps. Through everyday guidance from their teachers, daily prayer, a solid religious curriculum, and more, students build…


Why Invest In a Children’s Bible?

It’s important that you take the time to read Bible stories to your children! However, when you read from your own adult Bible, it can be challenging to fully engage younger minds. By getting your child her own Bible — specifically, one that was written with her age in mind — she can more easily…