City of Gonzales proclaims Catholic Schools Week

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux signed a proclamation designating the week of January 25 – January 31, 2015 as Catholic Schools Week. St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle School students pictured with the Mayor are (front row, left to right): Gabby Bourgeois, Ella Young, Finn Stromberg, and Camille Toussant; (second row, left to right): Luke Cockfield, Kameron Robinson, Christopher Arton, and Max Guillot; (third row, left to right): Luke McGibboney, Amy Crisafi, and Gabby Barreneche.

On January 14, 2015, Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux signed a proclamation designating the week of January 25 – January 31, 2015 as Catholic Schools Week. The City of Gonzales took this moment as an opportunity to recognize St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle School’s important contributions in providing a quality education to students in our community for 55 years. This year’s theme for Catholic Schools Week 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 students. They are: St. Mark Church, Gonzales, Saturday, January 31st at 4:00 pm; St. John the Evangelist Church, Prairieville, all Masses on January 31st and February 1st.; St. Joseph Church, French Settlement, all Masses on the weekends of January 24th and January 31st; St. Gabriel Church, St. Gabriel, all Masses on the weekends of January 24th and January 31st; Holy Rosary, St. Amant, a Mass on the weekend of January 24th, time TBa; and St. Theresa of Avila, Gonzales, TBA Please join the students and faculty at St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle in celebrating this very special week