Diocese of Knoxville schools receive system accreditation

Bill Brewer News, Schools

The Diocese of Knoxville’s school system has been given two thumbs up for its accreditation efforts following a two-year evaluation process involving all 10 diocesan schools. A team of eight education evaluators with AdvancED, the organization that accredits schools around the country, presented its final recommendation for accreditation to diocesan leaders assembled at the Chancery in Knoxville on Feb. 23. …

Bishop Stika celebrates Mass for diocesan educators

Bill Brewer Diocese of Knoxville, News, Schools

Teachers and other professional staff in the Diocese of Knoxville’s 10 schools were praised Sept. 4 during a special Mass, where Bishop Richard F. Stika praised them for their hard work in educating and inspiring generations of children. As part of the school system’s in-service workshop at Knoxville Catholic High School, the educators gathered for Mass at All Saints Church …

Diocese of Knoxville schoo year off to good start

Bill Brewer Catholic Church, News, Schools

The Diocese of Knoxville’s 10 schools are off to a successful start as the 2013-14 school year begins. Bishop Richard F. Stika celebrated the opening Mass on Thursday at Knoxville Catholic High School, and football teams from Knoxville Catholic and Notre Dame high schools resumed their rivalry Aug. 23 in the Irish Bowl at KCHS. Total enrollment for the new …