Welcome to the Foundation Catholic Education St.Maarten

The Foundation Catholic Education Sint Maarten is proud to welcome you on its website. The website is a stepping portal towards quality Catholic education on Sint Maarten. With its 6 schools for Foundation Based Education and 1 secondary school, the Foundation provides education for more than 2000 students on Sint Maarten. On our website you will get to meet the persons behind this great organization. You will be informed about the Vision and Mission of the foundation. You will also be briefly introduced to our 7 schools with a link to their website to better get to know each one of them individually. In our welcome we express the wish that we will meet you more often at our site. 

May the Good Lord bless you, our foundation and our schools with good health and prosperity.

Ash Wednesday in the schools

On Wednesday February 14 Ash Wednesday was observed in all Catholic Schools of Sint Maarten. Two teams led by Father Adam and Father Yohanes went to all schools to bring the Ash cross to the students and teachers. Ash Wednesday is the beginning of the lenten period, a period of fasting. Fasting can be abstaining from ... as Pope Frances has put it.

Fast from hurting words and say kind words. 
Fast from sadness and be filled with gratitude.
Fast from anger and be filled with patience.
Fast from pessimism and be filled with hope.
F
ast from worries and trust in God.
Fast from complaints and contemplate simplicity.
Fast from pressures and be prayerful.
Fast from bitterness and fill your heart with joy.
Fast from selfishness and be compassionate to others.
Fast from grudges and be reconciled.
Fast from words and be silent so you can listen

For a pictorial, please click the 40 days image

Registration in full swing

Registration for the 2018 - 2019 academic year for 3 and 4 year old children is open till Sunday February 18. On Sunday the registration will close and the schools will receive the applications that have selected their school. The schools will then proceed to call the parents of the prospective students to invite them to come to school. Parents of children older than 4 year wishing to be registered at a specific school should contact the school of their choice in the month of May.

Registration is only possible from either a laptop or a desktop computer; registration through means of a smart phone is not possible.