Catholic Schools of Fairfield County
Our 38 Catholic Schools educate 11,000 children from birth and pre-K through grade 12. 98% of our graduates pursue higher education. 40% of our schools have received the National Blue Ribbon of Excellence. Standardized test results show our elementary students consistently exceeding national reading averages in math and reading. Our Catholic schools offer parents the greatest return on their investment in education – exceptional academics and a solid moral foundation in values and respect. Come see us for yourself!
Catholic Academies of Bridgeport
There are 4 Catholic elementary schools in Bridgeport, open to all faiths. These schools are committed to educational excellence, offering: Safe learning environments that emphasize respect and caring for others, small teacher-student ratios that provide more personal attention to each student, state-of-the-art technology, financial assistance and scholarships, exposure to religious values and development of each child's faith life, clubs, activities and after-school programs. If you are concerned about your child's school and want the best education for your children, consider a Catholic school in Bridgeport. All are welcome!
By Joe Pisani
Ellen’s husband was a prominent member of the community, a man so successful his name regularly appeared in newspapers and business journals, a man who was recognized for his many accomplishments. A true model of probity.Read More »
Catholic by Grace
By Denise Bossert
I remember the day I discovered the joy of playing with a prism and the power generated by a magnifying glass. I was sitting on the windowsill of our fifth-grade classroom and chatting with friends. We were looking at Mrs. Grace’s plants and goofing around with the magnifying glasses and prisms. I was fascinated by the rainbows appearing on our notebook paper when we held a prism just so between our fingers and thumb. What an amazing thing, this ray of sunlight! I studied the spectrum, trying to figure out just where one color ended and another began.Read More »
By Thomas H. Hicks
The Church has generally been inimical towards Sigmund Freud. The reason for this is that Freud was a strident atheist, referring to religion as an “illusion.” He also expressed ideas about the sexual etiology of neuroses.Read More »