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Diocese of Orlando Names Two New Principals for Brevard County Catholic Schools

Henry Fortier, Secretary of Education and Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Orlando, is pleased to announce the appointments of Claudia Stokes as principal of Ascension Catholic School in Melbourne and Edward Henry as principal of St. Joseph Catholic School in Palm Bay. The new principals will begin their roles at the end…


Brevard County School is first to receive STREAM accreditation

By GLENDA MEEKINS of the Florida Catholic staff MELBOURNE | Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School in Melbourne is the first school in the Diocese of Orlando to receive STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Arts, and Math) accreditation from the Florida Catholic Conference (FCC). The school officially earned accreditation in October, but has been practicing…


Many Brevard County Catholic Schools have announced that they will reopen after the passage of the storm. These schools’ reopening dates are as follows: St. Mary Catholic School will reopen on Thursday, September 5. Ascension Catholic School will reopen on Friday, September 6 Melbourne Central Catholic High School will reopen on Friday, September 6 Our…


Brevard County Catholic Schools Closure and Reopen Update

Due to Hurricane Dorian, Brevard County Catholic Schools will be closed Tuesday, Sept. 3 through Wednesday, Sept. 4th. We follow Brevard County Public Schools closure policy in determining when to close our schools. Additional closure dates are pending Brevard County Public Schools announcements. Our Brevard Catholic Schools reopen on an individual basis as quickly as…


Brevard Art Show

An education in the arts is crucial for students to grow into innovative, well-rounded leaders. With the Brevard County Catholic Schools Student Art Show coming up on April 16th, we wanted to highlight the benefits of students participating in the arts. Learn how everything from theater to painting can help your child develop lifelong skills:…


Welcome Back to School, Brevard County Catholic School Students

Brevard County Catholic School students returned to school August 8th.  Students were welcomed by teachers, principal, pastor and staff.  The new school year was marked by opening ceremonies and morning prayer, time to get settled in the classroom, starting school work, enjoying some fresh air and fun on the playground , reuniting with old friends,…