Principals explore Beatitudes at annual gathering

By Maureen Smith
JACKSON – Catholic School principals and Early Learning Center directors gathered in Jackson on Wednesday Sept. 12, for a day of reflection and discussions. Stephanie Brown, coordinator for school improvement, led a discussion that focused on mission and mindset and how these connect to the Catholic identity theme for the year, living the Beatitudes. The principals and directors gather several times a year for professional as well as spiritual development and to address administrative business.

Stephanie Brown

JACKSON – Jo Anne Heisterkamp, elementary principal of Greenville St. Joseph School, answers a quiz question during the principal’s meeting in Jackson. (Photos by Maureen Smith)

Principals and directors downloaded a classroom participation app and engaged in a friendly quiz competition during their meeting in Jackson. Cathedral’s Norm Yvon won the quiz game.