Catherineâ€™s Academy joins Catholic schools in Orange County to celebrate Catholic Schools Week. Student musicians will participate in several concerts throughout the special week, including a guitar and band concert.
Online PR News – 04-February-2013 – Anaheim, CA – ANAHEIM, Calif., (January 25, 2013) â€“ From January 28th through February 1st, St. Catherineâ€™s Academy joins Catholic schools in Orange County to celebrate Catholic Schools Week. Student musicians will participate in several concerts throughout the special week, including a guitar and band concert on Thursday, January 29, from 12:00 â€“ 1:00 pm and a piano recital on Friday, February 1, beginning at 1:15 pm. All events will take place at Catholic schoolâ€™s campus in Anaheim, California.
Music education at St. Catherineâ€™s Academy is among the best of all Catholic schools in Orange County. Students have the option of participating in marching band, piano, or guitar lessons. About 50% of students participate in some sort of extracurricular music lessons, and the entire student body attends music class at least weekly. â€śMusic options are very strong at St. Catherineâ€™s, especially for a K-8 school. Itâ€™s a great foundation for young students,â€ť say Mrs. Hynes.
Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration that focuses attention on the good work done by the nationâ€™s Catholic schools. Catholic Schools Week is a joint project of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). This yearâ€™s national theme is Catholic Schools Raise the Standards.
St. Catherineâ€™s Academy, founded in 1889 by the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose, is a Catholic school located in Orange County with a military tradition for boys in kindergarten through 8th grade. The school offers both day and boarding opportunities.