Holy Family Catholic Parish

Parish Mission Statement

We, the people of Holy Family Parish in Parma, Ohio, were established in 1872 as a community of Catholic faithful;  We worship God in the celebration of the Eucharist;  We evangelize through Jesus Christ, sharing the great message of salvation;  We foster community as a spiritual home for all in our parish;  We promote Catholic education and faith formation for all ages;  We extend loving service to the poor, sick, and needy;  We develop Catholic leaders and encourage participation in ministries by using our time, talent, and treasure;  We  strive to follow the example of Jesus, Mary and Joseph, the original Holy Family.

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Holy Family Preschool

The Holy Family Preschool Center is a Step-Up to Quality Center and  follows a developmentally appropriate philosophy.  We strive to provide a learning environment which is holistic in approach.  For more information call Rene Buchtel, Director at 440-886-4717 or visit their website www.HolyFamilyDaycare.org

Virtus Training

VIRTUS is the brand name that identifies best practices programs designed to help prevent wrongdoing and promote “right-doing” within religious organizations. The VIRTUS programs empower organizations and people to better control risk and improve the lives of all those who interact with the Church. Please visit the Virtus website to learn more.

Catholic High Schools

There are wonderful local Catholic schools in the surrounding areas of Holy Family School.

Please take the time to research these schools as you and your child plan high school education. Click on any of the schools below to visit their website.

The Howley Family Foundation Scholarship is awarded to students wishing to attend a private Catholic High School in Northeast Ohio.  Students entering 9th grade are eligible.  The PSAS application must be submitted prior to applying for this scholarship.  Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA.  The Howley Family Foundation scholarship average award is $1,000-$3,000 annually for up to 4 years of schooling.  For more information call 267-655-0080 or visit their website www.howleyfoundation.org

The Geis Scholarship is awarded to students for academics and tuition assistance.  Students wishing to attend Benedictine, Cleveland Central Catholic, Holy Name, St. Joseph Academy, Trinity or Villa Angela Saint Joseph are eligible to receive this scholarship.  Students applying for this scholarship must be enrolled in an area Catholic Elementary School.  The average annual scholarship awarded is $5,000.  10 scholarships are awarded annually.   The PSAS application must be submitted prior to applying for this scholarship.  For more information contact Terri Preskar, Catholic Community Foundation at 216-696-6525.

Diocese of Cleveland

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