September 20, 2023
Diocese of Joliet applauds its three National Blue Ribbon Schools recognized in 2023
Three Catholic schools in the Diocese of Joliet recently were recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2023: • St. Isaac Jogues (preschool to grade 8) in Hinsdale • St. Joan of Arc (preschool to grade 8) in Lisle • St. Francis High School (grades 9 to 12) in Wheaton
February 22, 2023
Catholic Education Foundation of Diocese of Joliet gets $2,000 increase to 4-year, high school scholarships funded by Kazma Family Foundation
The Catholic Education Foundation of the Diocese of Joliet is proud to announce the Kazma Family Foundation is increasing its four-year, high school scholarships by $2,000 each, beginning with the current 2021-22 academic year.
October 18, 2022
Diocese of Joliet announces future of Catholic schools in Lombard
Bishop Ronald A. Hicks of the Diocese of Joliet has accepted the unanimous recommendation of his targeted restructuring committee regarding Sacred Heart Catholic School and St. Pius X Parish School in Lombard.
October 18, 2022
Principal of St. Isaac Jogues Catholic School in Hinsdale wins prestigious Bishop Kaffer Award from Lewis University
Carol Burlinski, principal of St. Isaac Jogues Catholic School in Hinsdale, has been named the 2022 recipient of the Bishop Roger L. Kaffer Outstanding Principal Award from Lewis University.
April 29, 2022
St. Dominic Catholic School in Bolingbrook to close at end of 2021-2022 academic year
The Diocese of Joliet Catholic Schools Office today announced St. Dominic Catholic School in Bolingbrook will close at the end of the current academic year on May 27.
December 08, 2021
Two students taken to hospital after car strikes exterior of Catholic school in Joliet
Two students today were taken by ambulance to St. Joseph Medical Center after suffering non-life-threatening injuries when an SUV struck the northwest brick exterior of St. Paul the Apostle Catholic School in Joliet during the lunch hour.
September 30, 2021
Principal of St. Joseph Catholic School in Manhattan wins prestigious Bishop Kaffer Award from Lewis University
Colleen Domke, principal of St. Joseph Catholic School in Manhattan, has been named the 2021 recipient of the Bishop Roger L. Kaffer Outstanding Principal Award from Lewis University.
August 04, 2021
Diocese of Joliet Catholic schools to require masks
Gov. J.B. Pritzker today announced a mask mandate for all PreK-12 school students and staff
July 21, 2021
Diocese of Joliet Catholic Schools Office issues COVID-19 guidance for 2021-2022 academic year
During the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Diocese of Joliet Catholic schools have followed scientific mitigation guidelines offered by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE).
May 07, 2021
Statement on St. Joseph Catholic School principal
The Diocese of Joliet confirmed today that Jeremy Hylka did not fulfill employment requirements while teaching at St. Joseph Catholic School in Lockport
May 04, 2021
Statement on St. Joseph Catholic School parents meeting
Diocese of Joliet officials and administrators of St. Joseph Catholic School in Lockport on Monday night met with school parents.
February 07, 2021
Diocese of Joliet announces school closure in Warrenville
The Diocese of Joliet today announced that low enrollment and financial challenges have forced the closure of a DuPage County school, St. Irene in Warrenville, at the end of the 2020-21 school year. The decision was made to ensure quality Catholic education in the Diocese of Joliet now and into the future.