School News

Mary (Kane) Lefever Scholarship – Deadline February 19, 2021

January 14, 2021

The Mary (Kane) Lefever Donor Advised Fund (DAF), funded by Chad, Rich, and Katie (Fisher) Gummer who are Grandchildren of Mary (Kane) Lefever, are pleased to announce the availability of the Mary (Kane) Lefever Scholarships to financially assist students from Catholic Parishes in Newark and Heath, Ohio who wish to attend Newark Catholic High School. A minimum of 5 grants at $500 each will be sponsored this year.


The objective is to first assist students from St. Leonard’s Church, St. Francis de Sales Church, and the Church of the Blessed Sacrament. Special consideration will be given to those students from St. Leonard’s Church. Mary and Chuck Kane were founding members of St. Leonard’s Parish.



  1. Member of a Catholic Parish
  2. Regularly attends Mass
  3. Actively involved within the Parish and community
  4. Demonstrates financial need through the submission of the FACTS Tuition Assistance Form with the Diocese of Columbus (information for this can be obtained through current Catholic school or Newark Catholic)
  5. Submission of an essay of no more than 350 – 500 words (Times New Roman, 12-point font) on one of the below topics:
    • Why a Catholic education is important to me
    • Why I want to attend Newark Catholic High School

Please submit the above information along with the student name, address, phone number, and current school attending to Miss Beth Hill, Principal, at Newark Catholic High School by February 19, 2021.

Virtual Prospective Parents Meeting with Miss Hill- Wednesday, January 6

January 5, 2021

This Wednesday, January 6 at 6:00 PM, Miss Hill will be hosting a virtual Prospective Parents Google Meet.


If you would like to join, please use the link here. You must have a Gmail account to join. Please email Mr. Russ Nelson at if you have questions about joining the Google Meet or for assistance in establishing a google email account.

If you did not receive a Prospective Parent Packet, you may download one here.
Download Registration Form

Safety protocols during the break – Letter from Superintendent

December 18, 2020

A Christmas Message from Bishop Brennan

December 18, 2020

Please watch Bishop Brennan’s Christmas message here.

December 2020 Exam Schedule & Procedures

December 8, 2020

Semester Exams will take place on December 16-18, 2020. You may view daily Exam Schedules here. and review Exam Procedures here.

Mr. Bob Smith – 2020 Leaders For Learning Award Recipient

November 29, 2020

Congratulations to Mr. Bob Smith! Mr. Smith was awarded the 2020 Leaders for Learning Award from the Licking County Foundation. He was selected based on his belief that all students can and want to learn. His desire to make a significant difference in the lives of his students, his commitment to professional development, and his outstanding classroom skills and leadership all earned him this prestigious award!


The Leaders for Learning Award was created by the Foundation in 1993 to promote excellence in public education and honor exemplary teachers in our county. Since then, 360 Licking County teachers have been recognized as Leaders for Learning. These awards are supported by the Lindorf-Warner Memorial Donor Advised Fund of the Licking County Foundation. The goals for this program are to:

  • Identify and recognize teachers who exemplify excellence in teaching
  • Provide opportunities for teachers to participate in professional growth activities and to support their classroom activities
  • Encourage teachers from the participating districts to join together to enhance the quality of education in the community

National Honor Society Induction Ceremony LIVE STREAM today at 2:00 PM

November 24, 2020
The National Honor Society Induction will be held today, November 24, at 2:00 PM. You may watch it live at the link below. The live-stream will start at approximately 2:00 PM.
The following candidates are up for induction:
Kilee Banjoff, Maggie Boren, Braden Brown, Caden Canning, Mary Capretta, Abigail Caskey, Allessia Dugan, Kate Erhard, Tristan Gorius, Paige Green, Lacey Holman, Addison Kent, Leah King, Warren Knowlton, Maggie Matuska, Shae Mummey, Noah Musgrave, Amber Pierce, Reagan Sheehan, Cole Sherburne, Brooklyn Smith, Sarah Snider, Richard Vincent

BINGO volunteers needed THIS SUNDAY!

November 24, 2020
Do you need volunteer hours? Well, we need BINGO volunteers! This Sunday we only have 4 volunteers for and we need an absolute minimum of 9 total. Can you help us? Sign up here: