Teachers and principals in Catholic schools should possess a valid certificate from the State of Missouri or from another state and meet the credentialing requirements of the organization that accredits the school at which the educator is employed. Policies and information regarding archdiocesan certification for teachers of religion can be found by clicking here.

Teachers and principals currently working in the Archdiocese of St. Louis who need assistance with obtaining, renewing, or upgrading their Missouri state certification may contact:

Mrs. Stephanie Welling
Associate Superintendent for School Personnel
Catholic Education Center
20 Archbishop May Drive
Saint Louis, MO 63119
314-792-7307 or 314-792-7308
swelling@archstl.org

Additional Information:

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Educator Certification

Missouri Certification Q&A