School Fusion Pilot

Seeds of Hope Charitable Trust

Investing in Our Future
The Archdiocese of Denver's Catholic Schools give parents confidence that their investment in a Catholic Schools' education will support their child's complete development and personal success. A rigorous, time-tested curriculum taught by committed faculty in a faith-based and nurturing environment results in measurably accomplished academic achievement. Catholic teachings, faith and traditions are integral to a curriculum that reinforces what is taught at home, including virtues of discipline, respect and responsibility. These will provide guidance and inspiration as your child navigates life's challenges.


Richard Thompson
Superintendent, Catholic Schools



Our Promise
Confidence that our children will experience more complete development and unsurpassed academic and personal success. The reasons to believe Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Denver can deliver the promise are:

  • Catholic faith formation
  • Nurturing community
  • Reinforce family environment
  • Rigorous academic curriculum

Mission of Catholic Schools
Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Denver exist to cultivate in students and the whole school community a love for Jesus Christ, fidelity to His Church, and commitment to the dignity of the human person. They seek to assist parents in forming their children in moral and academic excellence. In developing the talents of every student to the fullest, they seek to evangelize and serve the wider community in the name of the Gospel.

All Archdiocesan elementary and high schools are accredited by the North Central Accrediting Association and certified as Catholic through the Catholic School Endorsement of the Office of Catholic Schools. All Catholic preschool and elementary school before and after school care programs are licensed by the Colorado Department of Human Services.

Mission of the Office of Catholic Schools
In the spirit of servant leadership, the Office of Catholic Schools provides vision, direction, and supervision to the Archdiocesan Catholic school communities in order to assist them in the achievement of their mission.

Office of Catholic Schools Administration
The Office of Catholic Schools is staffed by a group of individuals dedicated to supporting the educators, parents, and students of Catholic Schools within the Archdiocese.

Richard Thompson, Superintendent
Sister Elizabeth Youngs, Associate Superintendent
Barbara Bayne-Anglada, Special Programs Director and Assistant to the Superintendent
Lilian Pruneda, Administrative Assistant
Bonnie Vinnai, Executive Secretary