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College Acceptance Day

Congratulations to the Class of 2021! Watch the video to celebrate our seniors.

Registration Day is March 3, 2021

Class of 2025: Registration Day is March 3, 2021. Please be sure to check your email for your Registration Form and to schedule your virtual one on one with Sr. Ann M. Welch, principal.
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SCA students reflect on National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman's Inauguration Poem

Students in Ms. Attia's AP World History class reflected on National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman's Inauguration Poem, "The Hill We Climb." The students thoughtful reflections analyzed several lines in the poem including "But this doesn’t mean we are striving to form a union that is perfect. We are striving to forge our union with purpose” and "If we merge mercy with might, and might with right, then love becomes our legacy and change, our children’s birthright."

Five students selected to be part of Job Opportunities Program (JOP)

Five St. Catharine Academy juniors have been selected to participate in the Job Opportunities Program (JOP) run by the Inner City Scholarship Fund for 150 juniors in the Archdiocese each year. The program gives students "the opportunity to gain experience in a business setting through job-readiness workshops and paid summer internships at many of New York's most prestigious companies and organizations.

Class of 2025: Accepted Students Events and Financial Aid Info

Accepted Students Letters will be mailed on January 15, 2021. SCA will be welcoming accepted students at two virtual events on  January 19 and 21, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. For the Class of 2025, the Financial Aid window is open until Friday, January 8, 2021. To apply visit the FACTS website at For current students, the Financial Aid window will open in March of 2021.

At a Glance

  • 11 Advanced Placement Courses
  • Classes 2014-2020: $112.3 million in college academic scholarships and grants
  • 1:1 iPad Program
  • Varsity Cheerleaders 10 consecutive years as National finalists
  • First all-girl team in NYS to qualify for Nationals in robotics
  • 25+ Clubs and Activities

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