March 13, 2020: Statement from Bishop Provost
In the interests of the safety and health of our Catholic School communities in this time of pandemic and in response to the closure of public schools ordered by the Governor in his Executive Proclamation of March 13, 2020, I am directing that all Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Lake Charles be closed from Monday, March 16, until Monday, April 13. Developments will be monitored. Further directives will be issued as needed. Please pray for the sustained good health of all and for the recovery of the sick.
March 16, 2020: Message from Our Principal
Click HERE to read Mr. Donnelly's message to parents concerning the distance education model we will be using over the next few weeks.
March 16: Directive on School Extracurricular Activities
Click HERE to read the directive from the Diocese of Lake Charles - Office of Catholic Schools concerning school sponsored, extra-curricular activities.
March 16: CPSB Meal Availability
Beginning Wednesday, March 18, the Calcasieu Parish School Board will be providing free to-go breakfast and lunch meals for anyone 18 and under. Those meals can be obtained each day from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at more than a dozen locations across the district. Upon arrival each day, you will receive a hot lunch and a grab-and-go breakfast for the following day. Click HERE for a full location list.
March 18: School Events Update
Click here to read an update on school events/activities that have been postponed/cancelled.
March 19: Monsignor Torres Update - The Solemnity of Saint Joseph
Click here to read an update on the parish from Monsignor Torres
April 3: School Closure Date Extended
In light of the government extension of school closures and the previous directives issued by Bishop Provost and Superintendent Kimberlee Gazzolo, Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Lake Charles will remain closed until April 30, 2020. Schools will continue their commitment to distance learning during this time. School learning will cease Friday, April 10th (Good Friday) and resume Monday, April 20th in observance of Easter Vacation. Please continue to pray for the sustained good health of all and for the recovery of the sick.
April 8: Message from the Principal
Click here to read an Easter message from Mr. Donnelly.
April 9: Message from Monsignor Torres - Holy Thursday
Click here to read a message from Monsignor Torres.
April 17: School Closure Date Extended
Statement from the Office of Catholic Schools
In concurrence with the recent announcement made by Governor Edwards that school buildings are officially closed for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year, students in Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Lake Charles will not be returning to their classrooms this school year. As approved by Bishop Provost and Superintendent Kimberlee Gazzolo distance learning will continue for students through Friday, May 15th. Senior students, Class of 2020 will have details provided to them regarding academics and graduation by St. Louis Catholic High School administration.
As we work to finalize details for end of the year celebrations, and for summer programs, we remain committed to our students and families and we appreciate your support during this unprecedented time. We will continue to communicate via social media, school websites and email. We thank our pastors, administrators, teachers and staff for their unwavering dedication to their students and we look forward to the time when we can be together again! We ask that you continue to pray for the sustained good health of all and for the recovery of the sick.