Catholic School Planning

Strategic Planning

Catholic School Advisory Board - Overview

Focus Refounding of Catholic Schools
Vision To understand the essential role of Catholic schools in the mission of the Church, we will promote the evangelical mission of schools, centered on Christ, while enhancing their academic excellence & providing equal access through shared resources.
Goal 1 Catholic schools will have a strong Catholic culture in order to effectively maintain the mission for which Catholic schools were established.
Goal 2 Catholic schools will be strong academically.
Goal 3 Develop a financial model to make Catholic schools accessible for every Catholic child in the AOD who wants to attend.
Goal 4 Develop effective governance models for Catholic schools based on a Regional model.
 

Mission Effectiveness - Strategic Plan

Focus Catholic schools will have a strong Catholic culture in order to effectively maintain the Christ- centered mission for which Catholic schools were established.
Vision To understand the essential role of Catholic schools in the mission of the Church, we will promote the evangelical mission of schools, centered on Christ, while enhancing their academic excellence and providing equal access through shared resources.
Goal 1 Establish a strong Catholic culture where: 1) Christ is known & encountered, 2) discipleship & charity are fostered, & 3) each student is formed to know, love, serve & share Christ through a holistic formation in the truth & values of the Gospel, Catholic Tradition, & doctrine.
Goal 2 Call all individuals (families, staff, & students) associated with Catholic schools to live a life of virtue & holiness through active participation in the community of faith.
Goal 3 Challenge each student to academic excellence that does not separate mission from academics.
 

Academic - Strategic Plan

Focus Catholic schools will be strong academically
Vision To understand the essential role of Catholic schools in the mission of the Church, we will promote the evangelical mission of schools, centered on Christ, while enhancing their academic excellence and providing equal access through shared resources.
Goal 1 Work with the Schools Office to establish strong outcome based curriculum guidelines, infused with our Catholic culture, that are data-driven, research-based and include instructional coherence and regular formative and summative assessment.
Goal 2 Provide opportunities and evaluate for sustained, on-going professional development that will ensure continual improvement of instructional strategies and practices.
Goal 3 Establish a framework for strategic planning that includes curriculum, Catholic culture, critical think- ing, technology, & 21st century skills which is evaluated on a regular basis.