Race for Education in Forest Hills

Fresh air, exercise and good old-fashioned school spirit was enjoyed by students and faculty of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Academy, Forest Hills, when the school held its 11th annual fundraising Race for Education, May 26.

Queens Middle Schoolers Sweep Diocesan Math Bee

Queens students swept the top three spots in this year’s Diocesan Middle Grades Math Bee, which took place at Immaculate Conception Catholic Academy in Jamaica, last month.

East Elmhurst Students Thank Priests

To show their gratitude to the retired priests at the Bishop Mugavero Residence, students from Our Lady of Fatima School in East Elmhurst prepared Easter gifts for them.

Taking Stock of Themselfies

Father Josephjude Gannon, chaplain at York College, Jamaica, distributed ashes on campus as 200 students, staff and faculty members attended. Afterwards, he spent time taking selfies with students and staff.

Park Slope Students Aid the Homeless

As part of Catholic Schools Week, students from St. Saviour Catholic Academy, Park Slope, gathered food and supplies to donate to Midnight Run to feed the hungry of New York City.

Scholarship Awards for OLLCA Eighth Graders

Catholic high schools recently sent scholarship award letters to local eighth graders. Seven members of the eighth-grade class at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Academy (OLLCA), Queens Village, received scholarship offers for the fall.