President’s Message – An Invitation to the Dinner/Auction

The Owensboro Catholic School System is a very busy world. Even during the summer there are buildings that open at 6 a.m. and don’t shut down until 10 p.m. We’re a reflection of the crazy schedules that drive many of our parents! That’s why sometimes we should choose to take a little time off from…

HB 205 – Who Has Time To Help?

We Need Voices!  Please Act Now! We are very busy people, so we are trying to make this as easy as possible. Cut and paste a variation of the letter below or write one in your own words. You can cut and paste the email address as well. Attached is the most pertinent information about…

OCMS Students in D.C.

Our students laid a wreath on the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and visited the John Paul II shrine. They are in D.C. for the annual Right to Life March.

Joy to the World!

Nothing really compares to the Advent Season HO HO HOLY SHEPHERDS THIS ARTICLE IS LONG! There are some important announcements and dates below that will impact every single parent. Feel free to skip my Christmas card reflection and get to the facts below if you’re a skim reader. We will have more information on each…

I’m Thankful!

Sometimes I wish we had a little more control over the changes that take place in our life. It was such a joy to celebrate the birth of our 8th grandchild not long ago, but the rotator cuff surgery and hearing aids that soon followed are also a sign of my times! It just seems…

Guilty!

It’s easy to forget impact when our children leave the system! I’m guilty as charged so don’t think I’m disparaging you in any way. The Lillys paid Catholic School tuition from 1988 until 2013. That was 25 years of tuition, bingo, candy bars, games, magazines and committee assignments! I never thought twice about the amount…

The key to success is commitment

We’ve done this before. We’ll do it again! There are challenges and perceptions in the Catholic School System that create a lot of passionate discussion. It only took a few days in office to clearly identify a few. Let’s see: financial assistance; dual credits; differential instruction; strong faith formation; communication; system transparency; discipline, dress codes;…