Saint Scholastica Academy (SSA), a catholic college preparatory high school in Covington, LA drawing upon its 100-year history of sisterhood, perpetuates the Benedictine tradition of prayer, work, study and community. Students will be assisting in a work project at Our Lady of Lourdes School which was devastated by Katrina in New Orleans. If you would like to donate to their mission, please contact:
Elaine Simmons at
122 South Massachusetts Street,
Covington, LA 70433
St. Scholastica Academy is owned by the Archdiocese of New Orleans and is governed by the Archbishop of New Orleans. As a Catholic school, SSA is part of the educational ministry of the Church and, as such, does not have a separate legal identity. The Archdiocesan Office of Catholic Schools, headed by the Superintendent of Catholic Schools, monitors the religious and academic programs of the school to ensure that they comply with Archdiocesan and State policies.