Faith a focus of TCA class
Congratulations Class of 2019!
“It was important to my family [and] to me to have God in our lives and to learn about our faith,” Battle said. “We appreciate everything that Trenton Catholic has done for us. We’re going to try to make Sister Dorothy proud … and continue her legacy.” Video from freelance photographer John Batkowski contributed to this report.
Continued from • G7 Lopez felt privileged to attend TCA, saying, “I hope I’m making Sister Dorothy proud. I know she did a lot for us and the school community.” Graduate Khalif Battle, who is headed for Butler University, Indianapolis, Ind., with a basketball scholarship and plans to major in business, expressed his gratitude for TCA.
Prepared for College
ploma, Lauri Harbison reflected on the “wonderful experience” that her family enjoyed at Villa Victoria. “Catherine felt welcomed, at home, supported and blessed,” Lauri Harbison said of her daughter, who will attend Fairfield University in Connecticut. “She leaves this school a stronger woman spiritually, very grounded in her faith ... The atmosphere at Villa is one that we couldn’t find elsewhere.” Video from freelance photographer Hal Brown contributed to this report.
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Villa praised by grads, parents Continued from • G24 given each of you the skills, wisdom and heart to follow your dreams and achieve the life you were meant to live,” Lee said. “And I know that 18 years from now, you will be proud of what your Villa Class of 2019 is doing to make the world a better, more compassionate and more spirit-filled place.” Three “lifers” were among Villa’s 82nd graduating class – students who attended the school for 12, 13 and 14 years. After witnessing her daughter, Catherine, receive her di-
Poised for Success
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GRADUA ION this certificate is hereby awarded to St. Benedict School Class of 2019
Celebrating our Class of 2019 for all of their accomplishments, consistently setting the bar high, serving as exemplary role models, and always exceeding our expectations.
in recognition of successfully completing
Congratulations and God Bless You All!
June 7, 2019 Date
Rev. Garry Koch, Pastor
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Featuring the Graduation Class of 2019 from the Diocese of Trenton