Nazareth School Spotlight

Please check back here often to read news about our amazing students!


January, 2023

Nazareth School hits the front page. The results of a recent national report on education were great news for Nazareth and other Catholic schools. The report showed Catholic school students beat the average scores of public and charter school students in all 50 states. Great job, Nazareth School teachers! See the article in the January edition of The Southern Cross.

Nazareth kids running in the Turkey Trot

Grace Balkowski and Mason Bautista in graduation gown with Sisters

June 3, 2022

Congratulations to this year’s recipients of the Nazareth School Mother St. Basil Award for Christian Values and Leadership, Grace Balkowski and Mason Bautista.

Margarita Alfaro

March 10, 2022

Youth Virtues, Valor, and Vision Award for the National Catholic Education Association

Nazareth School alumni Margarita Alfaro, who currently attends Mater Dei Catholic High School, was one of the eight “distinguished nominees” from four local Catholic high schools for the Youth Virtues, Valor, and Vision Award from the National Catholic Education Association. Read the "OLP Student Selected for National Award" article in The Southern Cross.

March 9, 2022

Santiago Martinez holding his check for the Merit Scholarship

Santiago Martinez earned a Merit Scholarship from Mater Dei Catholic High School and will receive 50 percent free tuition for four years! Congratulations!

January 28, 2022

All hands on deck: Staff across the diocese's schools scrambled once more to keep their classes going amid a surge in COVID-19 cases. At Nazareth School, fourth-grade students worked on a STEM project in early January.

Please see the Southern Cross Newspaper article for more information.

October 4, 2021

Please take a moment to watch our third graders present their Halloween poems.

October 1, 2021

Congratulations to our 2021 Turkey Trot T-Shirt Contest Winner, Phoebe Roy! We will print her winning design on over 300 Turkey Trot T-shirts. Great work!

Phoeby Roy holding her winning design Close up the winning Turkey Trot design drawing

September 30, 2021

Father Ed Horning

Please see the Southern Cross Newspaper article featuring our beloved Mr. and Mrs. Horning’s son, Father Ed Horning.

"I just fell in love with the region and the people"

June 16, 2021

The Sisters of Nazareth celebrating Victoire’s Day in honor of their founder, Victoire Larmenier.

The Sisters of Nazareth celebrating Victoire’s Day Close up of church altar with roses under portrait

June 4, 2021

Congratulations to our 8th grade students on their graduation from Nazareth School today. We wish you all the best and pray you will come back and visit us. Please remember our core values are based on Scripture and the heritage and tradition of the Sisters of Nazareth - respect, hospitality, love, justice, compassion, and patience. Keep them close to your heart and let them guide you to the next adventure in your lives…high school.

Eighth grade graduation group photo

May 25, 2021

Nazareth School eighth grade with the Sisters of Nazareth at our May Crowning tribute to our Mother Mary.

eighth graders with the Sisters of Nazareth

    May 20, 2021

    Congratulations to our Nazareth School eighth grade students who received merit scholarships to the following Catholic schools:

    • Academy of Our Lady of Peace - Fontbonne and Pilot Award
    • St. Augustine High School - Principal’s Award
    • Cathedral Catholic High School - Academic Excellence Award

    We are so proud of your great effort!

    Ellie and Shannon with their banner Isabella with her banner Alex with his banner

    May 15, 2021

    Please join us in congratulating our second graders who received their First Communion on May 15, 2021.

    First Communion group photo