The Year in Review
At St. Brigid/Our Lady of Hope School, we engage in a professional development technique known as reflective practice. I thought I would share some of my reflections on the school year which just concluded. We are already in the thick of planning for the year ahead!
The Graduating Class
This year’s eighth graders are fine representatives of our school. Since Kindergarten, the Class of 2016 has been a small group. Sixteen graduated. All but two are attending Catholic High School. The fourteen who took the Catholic High School Entrance Exam were offered forty-two seats. The high schools they chose included Kellenberg Memorial, Sacred Heart Academy, Chaminade, and Holy Trinity Diocesan.
The Class of 2016 was awarded $102,050.00 in scholarships! These were offered by various high schools, families, organizations and individual benefactors including the F. James and Antoinette Posillico Memorial, Anne McNally Memorial, Lewis Ranieri, Frank Liantonio, Ministry to Catholics of African Ancestry, Knights of Columbus, and Student Council, as well as the Faculty and Principal’s Scholarships...READ MORE