St. Bede’s offers a firm educational foundation to every student. We will place important academic related information for you below.
St. Bede Catholic School follows the code required by the School Department of the Diocese of Oakland for grades 4-8:
The foundation of a successful campus begins in the classroom. Academics are front and center with St. Bede Catholic School offering a strong academic curriculum with an emphasis on Catholic values.
Our teachers go the extra mile when preparing lessons to ensure the academic achievement of all of our students. We recognize that with parents, the primary educators, the goal of the school is to help each child realize his or her highest potential.
Our curriculum includes daily religious instruction, reading, math, science, English, social studies, and the use of integrated technology throughout our curriculum. In addition, we also offer art, music, and physical education.
Students have the opportunity to work with teachers after school for additional help or to request teen tutors. We encourage our parents to check their students’ progress frequently. For a student to achieve to his/her potential, we expect the following to happen:
Teachers give homework for the purpose of reinforcing learning that has taken place in class and fostering habits of independent study. Teachers will address the topic of homework during “Back-to-School Night,” parent-teacher conferences, and in class newsletters.
We recommend the following amounts of time for daily homework:
Teachers may assign weekend homework as well. This may be for enrichment purposes, long-range reports, or for making up work that a student has missed due to absence, poor health, or other reasons.
Our Honor Roll recognizes significant academic achievement, outstanding effort, or significant improvement each trimester of the academic year.
Principal’s Honor Roll Requirements –
Final determination of Principal’s Honor Roll status rests with the teachers and the principal. Principal’s Honor Roll is open to grades 4 - 8. A “B” is the lowest grade a student may earn to receive Principal’s Honor Roll.
Minimum Criteria for the Honor Roll -
Final determination of honor roll status rests with the teachers and the principal. Honor roll is open to grades 4 - 8. In addition, we may give special awards at other times or at the end of the school year.
Students of the Month -
Catholic Social Principle -