More than 6,000 students in 31 Catholic schools across the Diocese of Grand Rapids are celebrating national Catholic Schools Week, Jan. 31-Feb. 6. This year's theme is "Catholic Schools: Faith. Excellence. Service." Activities will highlight how Catholic education provides lifelong benefits for students and their communities.
Most Rev. David Walkowiak, bishop of Grand Rapids, recorded a video message for Catholic Schools Week. Watch his message HERE.
Catholic Schools Week Mass Livestream
The diocese will be holding a livestream of the annual diocesan Catholic Schools Week Mass. Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Walkowiak at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 2, to give thanks for the gift of Catholic school education. For those interested in watching, the livestream will be available on grdiocese.org and facebook.com/DioceseofGrandRapids.