TAP Application Window for 2023-2014 is Now Open

Applications (and all supporting documentation like tax forms) are due by no later than January 6, 2023 to be considered for Fulcrum funding. Link to FACTS on Fulcrum Website Link to TAP FAQ Application Fee Each family will pay a $35 fee to FACTS to apply for Fulcrum tuition assistance. This is a discount from […]

Catholic School Survey for Dissertation Work

We are four Catholic educators and doctoral students who lead and serve in Catholic schools. For our dissertation, we are studying mentoring programs for new teachers. The purpose of this survey is to gain a comprehensive understanding of the current mentoring practices and needs in Catholic schools in the United States. We are contacting Catholic […]

2022 Fall Data Collection

Dear Presidents, Heads of School, and Principals, The Fall Data Collection is very similar to last year, except for the following changes: Professional Staff is now specifically defined as President/Head, Principal, Assistant Principals, Guidance Counselors, and Teachers. Use this cohort to count Race, Ethnicity, and Type. To conform to the NCEA data collection, the question […]

CIC Leadership Retreat at Seabeck

We look forward to welcoming you to Seabeck for our fall Christ in the Classroom leadership retreat this week. Check-in begins at 4:30 PM on Wednesday, September 21 and the retreat concludes on Friday, September 23 following our noon lunch. We are blessed to spend our retreat with Fr. Justin Ryan as he guides us […]

2022 CIC Retreat Evaluation

Please complete the evaluation for the September 21-23, 2022 CIC Retreat.

Grades 1-12 Youth Music Ensembles

Please Join Us: Here are flyers for each ensemble: Jubilate (High School young women) Schola Cantorum (girls & boys, grades 3-8) Seraphim Choir (girls & boys, grades 1-3)   Here is a fillable PDF registration form.   Finally, it’s very easy to pay fall semester tuition by using the OSV payment link: https://www.osvhub.com/stjames-cathedral/forms/fallyouthmusic Otherwise, checks […]

Christ in the Classroom Level One Certification – Symbolon Registration

While the annual Christ in the Classroom leadership and local school retreats address the Foundation Level of our catechetical requirements, Level One Catechetical Certification is granted by competing the Symbolon series of videos and assessments.  Please see these explanations of the program and policy.  The start of the year is the perfect time to register […]

Calling all Vice Principals!

The Office for Catholic Schools will be having 3 meetings for those holding the Vice Principal role. These meetings will provide professional development and time to collaborate. The meetings will be held on the following dates from 12:00-1:30pm: October 6th December 7th March 30th For more information, contact Kelly Surapaneni, kelly.surapaneni@seattlearch.org    

Frontline Absence Management System Updates for 2022/2023

Please review the lists of your Teachers and “Campus Users” (Supervisors) in the Frontline Absence Management System and send updates by email to John Sullivan. For additions please include an email. If you have no changes please share that message. If you do not plan to use the system this School Year please confirm that […]

Employee Retention Tax Credit

The Employee Retention Tax credit is unavailable for parishes/their schools. This program has an aggregation rule for calculating the number of employees, meaning that all employees of Archdiocesan parishes and schools are added together to calculate eligibility. According to the USCCB this likely precludes participation if the aggregate number of employees exceeds the 500-person limit. […]