Catholic Schools of Broome County takes part in national celebration

first_imgAnd while faith comes first, Martinkovic says that Academics are front and center as well. “This small community is like a family and that’s what I want for my family and it’s what I want for this community,” he said. The smaller size of a private school also offering what Martinkovic calls a family like atmosphere. A sentiment that one student shared with 12 News after the event. BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — Catholic Schools of Broome County kicked off Catholic Schools Week as one big family with all four schools coming together for a morning Mass. All four schools joining together at Seton Catholic Central to be a part of this national celebration. “Its an opportunity to be one on one,” Martinkovic said. “Our teachers work so hard to have one on one we can individualize our education here,” he said. “It’s a community that sticks together and it’s a community that is there for each other, so this Seton community has helped me grow as a person” said Seton Catholic Central Senior Dylan Fahs. center_img For administrators it’s a chance to point out what they feel separates Catholic schools from other forms of K-12 education. The celebration of Catholic Schools Week will continue Tuesday with a flag raising at Binghamton City Hall at 11 a.m. “We have a one hundred percent graduation rate here, we offer seventeen AP courses, we partner with SUNY Broome with our fast forward program,” he said. “It’s an opportunity for us around the nation to celebrate catholic schools and the importance that we bring to communities,” he said The Mass was originally scheduled to be led by Syracuse Diocese Bishop Douglas J. Lucia but Bishop Lucia was unable to attend due to an illness. “It’s amazing to see our community come together,” said Seton Central Catholic School Principal Matthew Martinkovic. “We are Catholic Schools, we are community,” he said. last_img read more

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THANKS GUYS! RORY AND MAXI STEP DOWN FROM COUNTY TEAM

first_imgDonegal team manager Jim Mc Guinness with his assistants Rory Gallagher and Maxi Curran oversee the warm-up prior to their Ulster Senior Football Championship semi-final victory over Down at Breffni Park earlier this seasonDD EXCLUSIVE: THEY helped bring us tears of a joy a year ago.But today there can only be tears of sadness as Rory Gallagher and Maxi Curran step down from the Donegal county management team.The affable Fermanagh man worked as Jim McGuinness’s No2 on the road to 2012 All-Ireland glory. But work and family commitments have forced both Rory and Maxi to stand aside for the assault on Sam in 2014.Thanks guys! THANKS GUYS! RORY AND MAXI STEP DOWN FROM COUNTY TEAM was last modified: September 17th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Jim McGuinnessMaxi CurranRory Gallagherlast_img read more

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