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by Doris Messina, Principal

I am very happy to inform you of some exciting new enhancements to our curriculum at St. Michael School. St. Michael School prides itself on its rigorous and challenging curriculum. We have well qualified teachers who care about their students. Our graduates excel in high school and beyond. We have standardized test scores that are well above the national averages.

But, as a school, we also continue to look for ways to improve, to make our school and curriculum better for our students. To this end, we are instituting a Catholic Classical Curriculum.

What does this mean?

  • New Pre-K Early Childhood Learning Center

    for 3 and 4 year olds

  • Catholic Classical Curriculum

    in a Caring Environment

  • St. Michael School is Accepting Applications for 2017-18

    Contact Us for More Details

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St. Michael School is Instituting a Catholic Classical Curriculum

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St. Michael School has a monthly and an annual calendar. Click below to view:

October 2017

2017-2018 Calendar





Service

Bake Sale to Benefit the US Virgin Islands

Help The Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center

If you would like to donate your Lyman Orchard pie or cookie dough order to the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, please indicate such on the order form. 



What They Say

There’s a memorable Liberty Street landmark in Pawcatuck, Connecticut, a compass to the Heavens. Pointing upward for 150 years, the St. Michael the Archangel Church steeple was a sentinel to the strength of the faith of believing and becoming.

For a while now that beacon has been missing from the landscape and driving up Liberty Street looking for it left me feeling a bit lost and empty, yearning for that guide to be back in my view. Well, a few weeks ago driving to the eighth-grade car wash… click for more
Mrs. Deb Ventresca, St. Michael School 2017 Commencement Speech

 

The gift of a Catholic school education is not limited to the time our students spend in our schools. And it isn’t simply a gift they receive from their parents. It’s a gift that will help them play their part in renewing the face of the earth as they move forward to colleges and universities, military institutions, and other professional training. Their Catholic school values will influence professions, vocations, relationships, stewardship and parenting. As adults, our graduates will continue to give as they have received, just as they have left their imprint in the schools they attended.

©2017, Mary P. Boyle, The Gift of a Catholic School Education, Catholic Star Herald