Catholic Schools Week Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration that focuses attention on the good work done by the nation’s Catholic schools. The week is usually celebrated the last week of January or first week of February depending on the calendar year.

Catholic Schools Week is a joint project of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB).

According to Karen Ristau, NCEA president, “Catholic schools provide good things for students and families—high expectations and daily experience of faith.

SMS celebrates Catholic Schools week with a week filled with activities both educational and fun for all students.  Students may work in multi-age teams, answer trivia questions, build a structure or go on a field trip to celebrate their school.