A Crazy Idea during Catholic Schools Week

Here's some silliness from last year's Catholic Schools Week!

Grace’s celebration of Catholic Schools Week started on Sunday with Masses at all 5 of our feeder parishes.

I went to the 8 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Guadalupe.

We heard a wonderful homily about how Catholic education helps us learn how to follow Jesus. We heard parents speak about how much they appreciate Grace Academy, both for its academics and its Catholicism. And we were able to thank Grace families for all that they bring to the school.

Today, our plans were thwarted by the cold weather. 😦 Continue Reading

Teaching Preschool Math (with Fun … and Differential Instruction)

Catholic school education is superb for many reasons. Teaching about Jesus and the Gospel values is right at the top … but so is the excellence of our education. That excellence begins early here at Grace, and it begins with math.

Good math skills are critical to long term academic success, and should be taught creatively and passionately. Small children love math! Continue Reading