Parent Perspectives

"They haven't missed a beat"

Parent Kathy Ruhle, whose children attend St. Rose of Lima School in Massapequa, discusses her children's school and its transition to online learning during the pandemic.

A Teacher's Perspective

Public school teacher Erin Kessler, whose children attend St. Patrick's School in Huntington, offers her observations on her children's school and their move to online learning.

"The true value of a Catholic school is community."

Jennifer Gonder, parent at Holy Family School in Hicksville observed that the administration, faculty, pastoral staff and families have worked together to ensure that our children are challenged, socially engaged, and emotionally connected to their school and parish community.

The Company You Keep

School parent Annmarie Karaza, discusses the value of the friendships students and their families develop in Catholic school. The strength of the individuals and of the community supports achievement and good choices.