Cardinal John Foley Regional Catholic School is committed to the education of the whole child by integrating the teachings of Jesus through everyday life enriched by reception of the Sacraments and formation in the virtues. As a community of lifelong learners, we are committed to providing a challenging curriculum program by developing skills for the 21st century and service opportunities supported by parental involvement and by living our core values of: Faith, Mercy, Integrity, Cooperation, and Respect.
Learn more at www.cardinalfoley.org.
Flocknote is a free text and email service that allows us to deliver the richness of the faith into the palm of your hand to help you stay connected even on the go. Here at Annunciation, we send a monthly “Good-to-Know” Newsletter to keep you posted about various events in that parish that may interest you, and for those who subscribe, we offer monthly articles to enrich our understanding of the liturgy, marriage and family, and the content of the faith. Flocknote is flexible, so you can subscribe to what interests you and unsubscribe from what doesn’t. Additional features include reminders about Holy Days of Obligation that appear from time to time or special opportunities for Confession during Advent or Lent, as well as comment boxes where we can hear your input, and preferential settings including whether you prefer to receive notifications via text, email, or both! Join over 850 people already registered by using our easy text-to-join format by texting “abvm” to 84576 or go online to www.flocknote.com.
FORMED is a state of the art media service that brings the best of the Catholic world in one easy to reach place. On FORMED, families find countless audio talks, documentaries, Scripture and Faith studies, shows for children, and so much more. FORMED regularly updates its content a great resource especially during Lent and Advent. Here at Annunciation, we purchase a subscription so we can make it accessible to you for free. Join us on FORMED by going to FORMED.org and using our unique password: d2844f
PREP serves our parish children who attend public school in grades 1 to 8. Traditional PREP takes place from September to May in our school building.
Monday night PREP Grades 5 to 8, 6:30-7:30 pm
Tuesday Afternoon PREP Grades 1 to 4, 4:15-5:15 pm
Traditional PREP begins Monday, September 10 at 6:30 pm for grades 5 to 8 and Tuesday, September 11 at 4 pm for grades 1 to 4.
All Clergy, Staff and Volunteers
All adult volunteers involved in parish activities for children under the age of 18. The Archdiocese has issued revised guidelines consistent with changes to Pennsylvania Child Protective Services Legislation effective July 1, 2015.
Clearances should be submitted prior to commencement of volunteer service, and must be renewed every five years.
Pennsylvania State Police Clearance - Free for volunteers!
Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance - Free for volunteers!
Federal Bureau of Investigation Fingerprint Clearance - Required for volunteers living in Pennsylvania less than 10 years.
Protecting God's Children - All employees and volunteers must register on-line and attend a session.
Safe Environment Training Part 1 - Protecting God's Children, provides basic facts about sexual abuse and adult roles in prevention. To register online: Virtus.org.
Safe Environment Training Part 2 - Mandated Reporting of Suspected Child Abuse, provides an overview of Archdiocesan reporting procedures for suspected child abuse and Pennsylvania Child Welfare Laws. Training available here.
Technology Addendum Online Component - For adults who attended Protecting God's Children prior to June 30, 2011