City of Gonzales proclaims Catholic Schools Week

Staff Report
Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux signed a proclamation designating the week of January 31 – February 6, 2016 as Catholic Schools Week. St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle School students pictured with the Mayor are (front row, left to right): Wes Boudreaux, Ethan Gresko, Avery Rodrigue, Ella Gisclair and Landon Tate; (second row, left to right): Allie Phillips, Erin Michel, Drew Adcox, Ashlyn McVea and Blakeli Landry.

On Jan. 15,  Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux signed a proclamation designating the week of Jan. 31 to Feb. 6 as Catholic Schools Week. 

The City of Gonzales recognized St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle’s contributions to the area by providing a quality education to students in our community for 57 years.

This year’s theme is “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.”   During this week each church parish in the EA/EI Catholic School Partnership designates a Mass recognizing all Catholic school students. 

Mass schedule 

St. Mark Catholic Church, Gonzales, Jan. 30 at 4 p.m. 

St. Joseph/St. Stephen Catholic Churches, French Settlement/Maurepas, all Masses on the weekend of Jan. 30 to Jan. 31

St. Gabriel Catholic Church, St. Gabriel, all Masses on the weekend of Jan. 30 to Jan. 31

Holy Rosary Catholic Church, St. Amant, Jan. 31 at 11 a.m.

St. Theresa of Avila, Gonzales, Jan. 31 at 11:30 a.m.

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Prairieville, Sunday, Feb. 7 at all masses

St. Anne/St. Anthony Catholic Churches, Sorrento, Feb. 13 at 4 p.m.