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Posted on Sunday, May 1, 2022
May is a time of renewal, the Earth springs into bloom, we plant our gardens and plan our summer vacations.  May is also the Month of Mary.  For centuries, the Catholic Church has set aside the entire month of May to honor Mary, Mother of God.  The idea of a month dedicated specifically to Mary can be traced back to baroque times.  The way Mary is honored in May is as varied as the people who honor her.  It is common for parishes to have daily recitation of the Rosary during May.  Many families... Read More
Posted on Friday, April 8, 2022
Dear Hoboken Catholic Academy Families, As Easter approaches we prepare to to share in the joy of the resurrection. As we cast our eyes on the life of Jesus, who suffered, died and rose again, we too hope to rise to new life with Him and in Him. Jesus's journey teaches us that through turmoil and suffering we will ultimately receive God's grace. This is my prayer for us all. I truly hope that this Easter is a joyous celebration with family and friends for each of you.  May spring break renew... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Dear Hoboken Catholic Academy Families, As of March 7th, Hoboken Catholic Academy will be mask optional in all aspects of school including afterschool programs and sports.This means that all staff and students, will have the option to wear a mask or not.  The Archdiocese of Newark remains cognizant of concerns raised by school communities.  The safety of our students and their families, as well as the faculty and staff remain our utmost concern.  Therefore, until further notice, it remains the... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Newark and around the country are working hard to prepare for the coming school year in the midst of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. For many, this is a trying and challenging time. There are so many difficult decisions to make and many challenges and obstacles to overcome. Nevertheless, it is also a time for us as communities of faith and learning to live our faith and put our schools and each other in God's hands, so our students can see how our ... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, December 1, 2021
As we prepare for Christmas, we recall that Advent is a time of hope, waiting, compassion and kindness, as we await the coming of Jesus.  During this time it is important to take a moment to reflect and give thanks for the many blessings bestowed upon us.  Join me in prayer for the member s of our Hoboken Catholic Academy families and community members that may be facing challenges during this time. The birth of Jesus signifies a new beginning for all of us.  A time for renewed hope, peace,... Read More
Posted on Monday, November 1, 2021
November is here! This is the season of harvest and thanksgiving.  In just a few weeks, as Americans we will gather around the table with those who are most important to us and celebrate Thanksgiving.  We will pause from the chaos of our lives and spend the day enjoying the gift of one another.  Before the carving of the turkey, let us pause to offer our Heavenly Father a prayer of thanksgiving, symbolizing our eternal gratitude for His unconditional love.  As principal of Hoboken Catholic... Read More
Posted on Friday, October 1, 2021
Dear Hoboken catholic Academy Families, Monday, October 4th, is the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi.  In his youth, Francis was a man of wealth and lived a wild life.  He had a conversion experience that inspired him to renounce his family's wealth and devote his life to God.  His dedication to poverty, humility, obedience, patience and compassion attracted followers and, in 1209, he received permission form Pope Innocent III to form a new religious order known as the Friars Minor, commonly... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Dear Hoboken Catholic Academy Families, It is a privilege for me to welcome you to our school.  When your child walks through the doors of HCA,they will experience a warm and welcoming community of faith, academic success, and joy for learning.  We are deeply rooted in a tradition of excellence and commitment to offering our families a rigorous academic program with a focus on spiritual life and the teachings of Jesus Christ.  Hoboken Catholic Academy has served our community and has provided... Read More
Posted on Thursday, October 1, 2020
Dear Hoboken Catholic Academy Families, It is with great excitement that I introduce myself to you as the new Principal of Hoboken Catholic Academy.  I am truly honored to be part of the HCA community.  I am looking forward to partnering with students, parents and staff members to ensure that every child has a successful school year. My immediate goal for our school is to continue to ensure that each student is learning in a safe and supportive environment.  Together with the staff, I will... Read More
Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2020
      August 6, 2020 Dear Parents, Please find below, the reopening plan for Hoboken Catholic Academy. Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete the survey we sent out two weeks ago.  Your comments were informative and quite helpful in guiding our reopening plan.  As was previously indicated, we will open with a hybrid plan that combines in-school and remote learning.  The option selected by a majority of parents was the alternating day plan.  Just under 10% of our parents opted... Read More