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The Catholic Education Office is called to be a faith community committed to the educational mission of the church in the Archdiocese of St. Louis. We offer leadership and service in the ministry of total Catholic education. In collaboration with others engaged in this mission, we articulate a shared vision of Catholic education and teach the message of Jesus Christ as we follow his call to "Go make  disciples of all nations."

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Back to State - Notre Dame’s WYSE Places 1st at Sectional

 Front, left to right, Coach S. Celine Schumacher, Lucia P., Sydney B., Patricia L., Jeri O. and Madelon B. Back, left to right, Karen M., Ellen D., Abby F., Jade L., Annie M., Julia King, Jacqueline M., Zoe S. and  Anna D.

 By Sue Brown, Director of Marketing and Community Relations 

Notre Dame’s WYSE (Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering) Team competed in the sectionals at St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley on March 6, and proudly brought home the 1st place trophy with a team score of 496 out of 500.

The first place finish qualifies the entire team to advance to the April 14 state finals held at Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, MO. This is Notre Dame’s 5th year of participation in the WYSE Academic Challenge, and their 3rd trip to the state finals. Notre Dame’s best finish was 3rd in state in 2012.

Members of the WYSE team and their Sectional Medalists:

Madelon B. – 3rd Chemistry
Sydney B.– 1st Biology, 2nd Chemistry
Ellen D. – 3rd Physics
Anna D. – 3rd Computer Science
Abby F.
ulia K.
Patricia L.– 1st Math
Jade L.– 2nd Physics, 3rd Math
Jacqueline M. – 2nd English
Karen M.
Annie M. – 1st Math, 2nd Physics
Jeri O. – 2nd Biology, 2nd Chemistry
Lucia P. – 1st English
Zoe Schardan




Catholic Schools Week 2015 -- January 25-31

National Catholic Schools Week opens Sunday, January 25, 2015. Many of the elementary schools of the Archdiocese of St. Louis began planning February 1, 2014!

Every year, during the last week of January, all of the Catholic schools across the nation celebrate the people and characteristics that make Catholic schools The Good News in Education!

In the Archdiocese of St. Louis, we are proud to be the eighth largest system of Catholic schools in the USA!

We offer:

  • Catholic Identity and Faith Formation
  • Excellence in Academics and Student Success
  • Special Education PK-12
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Joyful Faith Communities

- Catholic Schools Week 2015 Open House Schedule.pdf

Our doors will be wide open to welcome you! Open House dates and times for each school can be found by clicking the link above.
Questions? Call Sue Brown at 314.792.7304 or write

Welcome to the Church, Blake and Madison!

By Sue Brown, Director of Marketing and Community Relations

Holy Spirit Catholic School celebrated an All Saints' Day with an all-school Mass with second graders dressed as saints.Blake and Fr. Rich immersed in the Baptismal font

And then...second grader, Blake J., and first grader, Madison F., were baptized right after Holy Spirit Pastor, Fr. Richard Bockskopf’s homily!

Madison chose to have Fr. Rich pour water over her head, but Blake chose to be fully immersed, with Fr. Rich right along with him!

Madison receives the Sacrament of Baptism




With the entire Holy Spirit student body, faculty, and the students’ families as witnesses, these two children entered the Catholic Church.

Of course, there was celebration afterwards in the Parish Hall!

Welcome, Blake and Madison, to the Church!


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