June 29, 2005

Amid Closures, Catholic Schools Struggle to Find Ways to Improve

Print More

Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.

c. 2005 Religion News Service CHICAGO _ Here, where Cardinal Francis George has likened closing Catholic elementary schools to “closing a child’s world,” the influential cardinal has had to do just that, this year shuttering nearly two dozen. The closings, and the reasons behind them _ demographic shifts, declining enrollment and financial problems _ are […]

Comments are closed.