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Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2022
Thank You for Your amazing power and work in our lives, thank You for Your goodness and for your blessings over us. Thank You that You are able to bring hope through even the toughest of times, strengthening us for Your purposes. Thank You for your great love and care. Thank You for Your mercy and grace. Thank You that You are always with us and will never leave us. Thank You for your incredible sacrifice so that we might have freedom and life. Forgive us for when we don't thank You enough, for... Read More
Posted on Monday, October 3, 2022
Hoboken Catholic Academy 2017 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence • OPEN HOUSE • Thursday, October 20, 2022 • 8:30 am- 10:30 am Applications for class placement for the 2023-2024 school year will be available. Parents can tour the school and speak with other parents, students and school staff. Parents who attend the open house will receive priority applications. Hoboken Catholic Academy serves students from PK3 through Grade 8. Hoboken Catholic Academy 555 7th Street (7th &... Read More
Posted on Thursday, August 18, 2022
Dear Hoboken Catholic Academy Families,   It is hard to believe that we are just a few short weeks away from the first day of school.  The staff and I have been working all summer long and are looking forward to welcoming our students back to school.  We are excited to see your family and can’t wait to hear about everyone’s summer adventures.   I would like to take this opportunity to introduce Mr. Joshua Balasa as our 5th grade teacher.  Mr. Balasa is a familiar face here at HCA, he served... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, June 1, 2022
  At the end of this school year we give thanks to God: For all the teaching and learning that has taken place in our school, both in and out of the classroom, For the talents and gifts that have been shared and the challenges that have been faced; For the burdens that have been lifted and the hurts that have been healed; For the respect and care that has been given. We give thanks for the friendships that have just begun and for those that have grown. For the faith that has been lived in... Read More
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