Spiritual Life

Spiritual Life

Resurrection Elementary School, a parish-based school of the Archdiocese of New York, provides a Christ-centered education through:

Roman Catholic Doctrine

  • The doctrines and teachings of the Roman Catholic Church guide our school in curriculum, policy development, and moral and ethical issues.

Prayer and Worship

  • The school day begins, ends, and is surrounded by opportunities for prayer.
  • Students celebrate feast days and holy days as a spiritual community.
  • Students attend Mass as a school community on the First Fridays of each month.
  • Students are given the opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation at various times throughout out the school year.

Christian Witness

  • Scripture and Catholic teaching are at the core of everything our school does.
  • Our school community fosters an environment of mutual love and respect for all people.
  • Our students are taught that they make a difference by following the example of Christ.

Social Justice

  • Our school participates in service projects that affect not only the local school community but all people beyond.
  • Our school dedicates itself to Catholic Social teaching: Life and Dignity of the Human Person; Call to Family, Community, and Participation; Rights and Responsibilities; Option for the Poor and Vulnerable; The Dignity of Work and the Rights of Workers; Solidarity; Care for God’s creation.

The Sacramental Life

  • The celebration of Mass is central to the spiritual life of our school.
  • Students are prepared for the reception of the sacraments. Second Grade students receive First Penance and First Holy Eucharist. Eighth Grade students receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.
  • Students are given the opportunity for the reception of the Sacrament of Reconciliation at different times during the year.

Resurrection Grammar School

GRAMMAR SCHOOL - 116 Milton Road, Rye, NY (914) 967-1218

MIDDLE SCHOOL - 946 Boston Post Road, Rye, NY 10580 (914) 925-3500

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