TITLE

St. Patrick School endures bumpy times - and excels

AUTHOR(S)
DE MATTEO, SUSAN
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Catholic East Texas;2/5/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Saint Patrick Catholic School in Lufkin, Texas. With only 100 students in its pre-K3-8 program, the school is reportedly struggling especially in the middle of economic crisis. Interim principal Jim Menz states that what keeps them going are the teachers, the families, and the students who believe in their principles. The school offers Shurley grammar and Kumon math to hone the students' basic skills. It is also said that they put emphasis on Catholicism and community service.
ACCESSION #
48970421

 

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