Catholic school children headed back this past week as eighth grade students prepare for the Catholic High School entrance exam. Activities for the following week include charitable works, prayer and faith formation for adults with Bible Study classes.
The Revelation of Jesus Christ to the Apostle John, the topic marking the beginning of Bible Study, commences Wednesday, September 12 at Holy Name of Mary in Valley Stream within the school cafeteria at 7:30 p.m. and Thursday, September 13 at 9:45 a.m. in the Parish Outreach building. The nine-week course costs $20 per person. For further information contact Deacon Clyde at 516-791-9509 or Jo Pascuzzi at 516-825-2003.
Preparing to enter Catholic High School
Prep courses for the Catholic High School Entrance Exam for eighth grade students will begin Saturday, September 15 in two locations, Molloy College, Rockville Centre Campus or Holy Trinity High School, 90 Cherry Lane, Hicksville. Call 516-678-5000, ext. 6206 for Molloy or 516-433-2900 for Holy Trinity. Five two and one half hour sessions cost $250.
The first open houses for parents and prospective Catholic High School students will also begin on Saturday, September 15 at Our Lady of Mercy Academy in Syosset, 516-921-1047 with St. Anthony’s High School in Huntington opening to the public on Sunday, September 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 631-271-2020. Additional details will follow in next week’s column.
8th Grade Car Wash
Come out to support the graduating class of Holy Name of Mary Catholic School on Saturday, September 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the schoolyard with a car wash for only $5. (Rain date, September 22)
24th Annual Mass for Deceased Children
St. Agnes Cathedral in Rockville Centre will host this Annual Mass honoring children who have passed, celebrated by Monsignor William Koenig at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 15. All are welcome, but please arrive early to inscribe the child’s name in the “Book of Families.” Light refreshments and Catholic fellowship following the prayer service will be available. Call 516-678-1294 for further information.
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