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Give Your Kids a Green Thumb: Earth Day

Have you ever been interested in beginning a garden at home? Let Earth Day inspire you to get started! Learn about the benefits of growing food right in your own backyard. Eat Fresh Nothing beats the taste of fresh-picked fruits and vegetables; the texture and flavor far exceed what you can buy at the market. […]


Fasting and Lent

The tradition of fasting during Lent has long been practiced by the Roman Catholic Church. But how much do you know about the history of fasting or how it relates to the Easter season? Learn more about this practice’s history. Why Do We Fast? Have you ever wondered why it’s so important to fast during […]


Nuestras Misiónes a la República Dominicana

Participar en un viaje misionario tiene muchos beneficios. Comparta con Maribel Waller de la escuela Resurrection Catholic School en Lakeland, FL y María Del Amo, Directora de Mercadeo para las Escuelas Católicas de la Diócesis de Orlando, durante este podcast dialogarán sobre lo hermoso que es ayudar al prójimo y el impacto positivo que ofrecen […]


Put the You in Youth Group

“Do I have to go?” Have you ever been on your way to drop off your child at her weekly youth group only to hear this question pop up from the backseat? Whether you’re trying a new church or have been attending the same one for years, those weeks happen; maybe none of your child’s […]


Teacher Spotlight: Cari Murphy

When she was a kid growing up on the south side of Chicago, Cari Murphy saw herself going to med school — not becoming a teacher and living in Florida. “I planned on going to med school, but then I fell in love with the college environment and working in it. And I did that […]


Spotlight on Resurrection

At Resurrection Catholic School, a private school in Lakeland, FL, students take advantage of real-world learning opportunities to develop their critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Through a Christ-centered education and active, intercultural experiences, students grow into respectful, compassionate leaders who make the world a better place. The Campus Located on the 20-acre grounds on the […]


Catholic Schools Week

Private schools in Lakeland, FL are so excited to kick off Catholic Schools Week! Take a look at our incredible schools and what we have to offer. Resurrection Catholic School Open House Dates: Sunday, January 27 from 9:00-noon Tuesday, January 29 8:30-10am Did You Know? Located on the 20-acre grounds on the Church of the […]


STREAM Projects We Love

At Lakeland private schools, we believe it’s important to not only incorporate STREAM into our academic foundation, but into our students’ lives outside of school as well. Take a look at a few of our favorite STREAM projects that you and your child can do at home! Salt Rainbows What You Need: Salt Red, yellow, […]


Faithful Resolutions

When it comes to New Year’s Resolutions, many of us fall back on the classics: “I’m finally going to lose weight!” “This year, I’m going to eat healthier and work out more.” “I have a plan to spend less and save more.” While these are all great resolutions, why not consider a faith-based resolution as […]


New Year, New Study Habits

The turkey’s been eaten, the Christmas tree has been taken down, and the ball has dropped in Times Square. That can only mean one thing: it’s time to go back to school. Cue the groans from children and cheers from parents. As much as your children may be anticipating the new school semester, it’s important […]