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2023 Board Chair Letter to Consortium Supporters

Wednesday, January 31st, 2024

Each year, the Board Chair releases a letter on behalf of the Board of Directors. Please see below to read the 2023 letter, also featured on page 2 of our most recent Annual Impact Report.  Dear Consortium community, As the chair of the board, it is with great joy that I share with you all the […]

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Celebrating the Consortium Impact: Read the 2022-2023 Annual Report

Sunday, November 12th, 2023

You are invited to read the Omaha Catholic School Consortium Annual Impact Report, recapping the 2022-2023 school year. This report summarizes the many highlights and accomplishments from the 2022-2023 fiscal year.  As we continue to celebrate 10 years of sustaining Catholic education in southeast Omaha, we can all be proud of the efforts focused on […]

2022 Board Chair Message

Friday, October 7th, 2022

Each year, the Board Chair releases a letter on behalf of the Board of Directors. Please see below to read the Fall 2022 letter, also featured on page 2 of our most recent Annual Impact Report.  TOGETHER WE ARE BETTER. This phrase captures the true essence of the Omaha Catholic School Consortium in southeast Omaha. […]

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Consortium Annual Report: Our Omaha Catholic schools get through the pandemic together

Tuesday, November 16th, 2021

2020-2021: A second pandemic school year Our community is many things. One is resilient. Through the many obstacles presented over the last few years, students continue to benefit from a Consortium education that challenges them to be academic leaders in the classroom and servant leaders in their faith. Did you see our annual report earlier […]

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Annual Report: Omaha Catholic School Consortium, A Reflection on 2019-2020

Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

Looking for our 2020-2021 report instead? 2019-2020: A School Year Like No Other Reflecting upon the last school year to put together this report helped highlight all the reasons we’re so blessed to have so much community support. We couldn’t do what we do without you. You’re invited to share in the good news about […]

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Pre-K Catholic School student teaches her younger brother a lesson in kindness

Monday, October 12th, 2020

We dare you not to say “awww” after reading this story about an Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School pre-kindergarten student. Mrs. Ashley Jensen, pre-kindergarten teacher at the school, teaches children a lesson about “How to be a Bucket Filler” almost right away when back to school each year. “We learn about filling others’ buckets, […]

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Annual Report 2018-2019

Monday, December 16th, 2019

In case you missed it inserted into the November 15 issue of the Catholic Voice, please read our latest annual report. Reflecting upon the 2018-2019 school year to put together this report was enjoyable for all. “Our Consortium students are blessed to be educated in schools that help them to see God’s grace and presence […]

It’s that time of year again: Terra Nova Testing

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

In Consortium schools, we administer standardized tests to help us gather data on student achievement – and then apply that data to affect change and growth in our classrooms. The Terra Nova test are designed to assess specific skills and knowledge compared to our Archdiocese of Omaha curriculum standards. We know the following tactics are […]

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St. Bernadette teacher feature

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Nanci Neal, teacher at St. Bernadette Catholic School in Bellevue, has made an impact for countless students throughout her career. Recently, she was asked to be a consultant for a grant that University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) received from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Before being selected, she was interviewed multiple times to ensure […]

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Welcome, Dr. Don Ridder, Holy Cross Principal

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

WELCOME, Dr. Don Ridder to the Consortium family! Supporters, please enjoy this letter from Dr. Ridder, who will begin as the new principal at Holy Cross Catholic School next month. – – – I feel blessed by God to be a part of this amazing school and parish community. I am looking forward to meeting […]

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