A COMMUNITY OF SCHOLARS AND SAINTS
United by the love of Christ, St. Nicholas Catholic School, in partnership with parents and parish, teaches the fullness of the Catholic faith, fosters academic excellence, and nurtures a community of disciples.
STUDENT LEARNING EXPECTATIONS
Our mission is to provide our community with a superior education rooted in the Catholic faith. We hold our students to these standards and take pride in the honorable, well-rounded citizens they become. We raise our students to be:
I. Faith-filled Catholics who
Demonstrate understanding of the teachings and history of the Catholic Church.
Actively participate in the liturgy and sacraments of the Catholic Church.
Actively participate in prayer and use a variety of prayers.
Live each day as a disciple of Jesus.
Model Gospel values by demonstrating generosity of word, action, and spirit.
II. Responsible disciples who
Act with integrity.
Exhibit compassion and justice.
Act as peacemakers.
Make choices based on Catholic values.
III. Enthusiastic lifelong learners who
Love to learn.
Strive for academic excellence.
Use and apply learned skills.
Utilize creative and critical thinking.
Are self-directed and independent learners.
IV. Engaged citizens who
Make good choices.
Take responsibility for their actions.
Persevere through challenges.
Strive to make the world a better place.
Possess a strong work ethic.