Archive | Future of Catholic Schools

Bishops’ response to the DES examination of areas for possible divesting of patronage

PRESS RELEASE 3 August 2010 Bishops’ Council for Education response to the Department of Education & Skills examination of areas for possible divesting of patronage of Catholic primary schools The Council for Education of the Irish Bishops’ Conference welcomes the publication today of data by the Department of Education and Skills on possible divesting of […]

Address by Fr Michael Drumm at Conference on Catholic Schools in Kilkenny

PRESS RELEASE 8 May 2010 ‘Catholic Schools – looking to the future’ Address by Fr Michael Drumm, Chairperson of Catholic Schools Partnership, at a conference held in St Patrick’s Parish Centre, Kilkenny on “Catholic Schools: Envisioning a Future” Schools are among the most important realities in our lives. We spend a lot of time in […]

Address by Cardinal Seán Brady at Conference on Catholic Schools in Kilkenny

PRESS RELEASE 7 May 2010 Check against delivery Address by Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland at Conference on Catholic Schools in Kilkenny The Catholic School – Reflecting an Experience “Renewing our stewardship of Catholic schools has to involve renewing our commitment to respecting and promoting the right of children […]

Catholic Church reiterates importance of parental choice in school provision

PRESS RELEASE 5 March 2010 Catholic Church reiterates importance of parental choice in school provision Responding to today’s speech by the Minister for Education and Science, Mr Batt O’Keeffe TD, at the AGM of the Catholic Primary School Management Association, Father Michael Drumm, Executive Chairperson of the Catholic Schools Partnership, said: “Minister O’Keeffe raised many […]

Cardinal Seán Brady’s address for the launch of the Post-Primary review Consultation

PRESS RELEASE 1 March 2010 Opening Address by Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland at the launch of the Post-Primary Review Consultation at St Catherine’s College, Armagh The delivery of post primary education is about so, so much more than academic selection … [it is] about what will provide a […]

Address by Fr Michael Drumm at the launch of Catholic Schools Partnership

PRESS RELEASE 28 January 2010 Address by Fr Michael Drumm, Executive Chairperson, at the launch of Catholic Schools Partnership With today’s inauguration of the Catholic Schools Partnership by Cardinal Brady we have a new body to support all the partners involved in the provision of Catholic education. The aim of this new body is not […]

Address by Cardinal Seán Brady at the launch of Catholic Schools Week and the inauguration of Catholic Schools Partnership

PRESS RELEASE 28 January 2010 Address by Cardinal Seán Brady, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of all Ireland, at the launch of Catholic Schools Week and the inauguration of Catholic Schools Partnership, in the Emmaus Centre, Swords, Co Dublin Cardinal Brady sets out possible guiding principles for agreement about future models of provision and management, […]

Cardinal Brady launches Catholic Schools Week 2010 and inaugurates the new Catholic Schools Partnership

PRESS RELEASE 28 January 2010 Cardinal Brady launches Catholic Schools Week 2010 and inaugurates the new Catholic Schools Partnership Cardinal Seán Brady has today launched Catholic Schools Week 2010 and inaugurated the new Catholic Schools Partnership at a seminar in the Emmaus Centre in Swords, Co Dublin. Catholic Schools Week is a celebration of Catholic […]

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