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Philadelphia Catholic Schools

School That Fired Gay Teacher Showed 'Character And Common Sense" Says Archbishop

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 07.13.2015 | Gay Voices

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The archbishop of Philadelphia said Monday that Roman Catholic school officials who fired a married gay teacher showed uncommon "...

Trial Starts In Case Of Altar Boy Allegedly Raped By Priest And Ex-Catholic Teacher

AP | Posted 03.09.2013 | Crime

PHILADELPHIA — Jury selection began Monday in the trial of a Roman Catholic priest and a former Catholic school teacher charged with sexually as...

Students Rally At Philadelphia Schools Slated To Close

AP | Posted 03.10.2012 | Education

PHILADELPHIA — Students at several Philadelphia-area Catholic schools slated for closure staged rallies Monday to voice their opposition to an a...

Catholic School Teachers End Two-Week Strike

AP | Posted 11.19.2011 | Education

PHILADELPHIA — Students at Roman Catholic high schools in the Philadelphia area will be returning to class now that a teachers strike has ended....

Teachers And Archdiocese Reach Tentative Agreement After Strikes

AP | Posted 11.19.2011 | Education

PHILADELPHIA — Negotiators for Philadelphia's lay Catholic school teachers and the archdiocese said Sunday that they have reached a tentative ag...