Two Time National Blue Ribbon School for Academic Excellence!

February 1, 2023

From Mt. Alvernia Academy: "YES…we did it again (first in 2015), and are the only private elementary school in Massachusetts! US Secretary of Education, Miguel Cardona today recognized MAA as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2022 for overall academic performance. As he said in his remarks,…

The Robert A. Jalbert 9/11 Memorial Scholarship

June 14, 2021

The Robert Jalbert 9/11 Memorial Scholarship was established by Catherine Jalbert and her children; Michael, Suzanne and Julie. The scholarship was created in remembrance of Bob Jalbert, who died on flight 175, September 11, 2001.  Bob was raised in Lewiston, Maine and eventually settled with…

Catholic Schools Featured on WCVB's Chronicle

April 22, 2021

On April 15, 2021, WCVB's Chronicle covered Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Boston. The wide-ranging, informative, and exciting episode addressed enrollment challenges and successes, adapting to COVID norms, and the financial support that some families receive in order to attend…


March 5, 2021

By MC Sullivan, RN MTS JD, Archdiocese of Boston Chief Healthcare Ethicist Published in Echoes, March 4 Much attention has been given to recent statements made about the most recently FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson by Archbishop Joseph Naumann, chair…

EBCCS Student Selected as Carson Scholar

March 5, 2021

East Boston Central Catholic School (EBCCS) announced this week that eighth grade student Dante Minacapilli has been selected as a 2021 Carson Scholar. The Carson Scholars Fund was founded in 1994 by pediatric neurosurgeon Benjamin S. Carson and his wife to motivate and reward academic…

Help Catholic Schools in Texas

February 25, 2021

Each winter we are confronted by the risk of frozen pipes, and preventing them takes a LOT of preparation and constant diligence. After the unprecedented, unforeseen issues in Texas, our Catholic school friends are in need of our help. Click here to learn how you can help.

Excellence in Education Nominations Wanted!

February 18, 2021

    Do you know an Excellent Educator? If so, nominate that teacher for the 2020-21 Archdiocese of Boston Excellence in Education Award! This award honors elementary and secondary school teachers’ commitment to developing saints and scholars in Catholic schools in the…