Faith Posts

Why Strength Matters: A Parent’s Perspective

9 months ago

Where does the strength to take on more than you thought possible come from? Pope John Paul II High School, according to these 4-time AOPS parents.

Student Spotlight: Michael Prieto on Science and Faith

11 months ago

“It’s not science OR faith. It’s science AND faith.” This is the story of Michael Prieto, an AOPS student in search of understanding and answers.

500 Miles on Foot: One Teacher’s Take on the Camino de Santiago

12 months ago

Donna Hnosko took a very literal spiritual journey across France and Spain — on foot. Learn why she did it and what she learned on this incredible pilgrimage.

Modeling Compassion Through Art: AOPS and The Memory Project

1 year ago

Can art convey kindness? These students at Archbishop Wood High School are helping children across the globe feel valued — one portrait at the time.

A Promise to Our Students

2 years ago

At AOPS, we don’t just teach today’s students. We prepare tomorrow’s leaders. The Most Reverend Michael J. Fitzgerald explains our community-wide commitment to developing the whole student.

Their Class Assignment: Minister to One Another

2 years ago

A class where the students give back? The Faith in Action course empowers students to go out and minister to the community.

The Alumni Experience: Finding Direction in Faith

2 years ago

It all started with one volunteer event: this AOPS alumnus describes how his time serving others in high school helped him embrace his calling.

Why Values Matter: A Parent’s Perspective

2 years ago

Schools do more than provide knowledge — they instill values. This AOPS parent shares the values she sought in order to find the right school for her six children.

Why Cultural Diversity is Making Catholic Schools a Better Place to Learn

2 years ago

Can cultural diversity change the way children think, act, and learn? Here’s why AOPS is committed to making diversity a core of our students’ Catholic education.

Why Service Matters: A Parent’s Perspective

2 years ago

What happens when a school puts community service first? This AOPS parent shares her thoughts on the importance of “giving” instead of “getting.”

Why Faith Matters: A Parent’s Perspective

3 years ago

There are a lot of reasons parents choose our schools. But today, we hear from a mom who believes AOPS is preparing her sons to navigate life more gracefully and mindfully, every day.

Why Catholic Education Matters at Every Level

3 years ago

Academic education doesn’t end with high school graduation — and neither does personal and spiritual development. Here’s why they matter!