Tag: faith

Staying Afloat and Thriving After 21 Years: School Counselor Laureen Wacenske

Staying Afloat and Thriving After 21 Years: School Counselor Laureen Wacenske

  “The best school in Raleigh.” These words were spoken to The Franciscan School Counselor Laureen Wacenske 22 years ago as she was deciding where to send her son

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A Year To Celebrate

A Year To Celebrate

The academic and spiritual foundation built here at The Franciscan School (TFS) is constructed year by year with the help of parents, teachers, friends, and all the

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A Place to Belong: Alumni Spotlight: Alli Perrin ’11

A Place to Belong: Alumni Spotlight: Alli Perrin ’11

Since opening its doors to students in 2000, The Franciscan School has sought to lay a foundation of faith, education and community that students carry with them

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Embracing the Journey: Alumni Spotlight: Cameron Stutts ‘12

Embracing the Journey: Alumni Spotlight: Cameron Stutts ‘12

While it’s been nearly a decade since Cameron Stutts ‘12 walked the halls of TFS, to him, it feels like it was yesterday. “My fondest memories at TFS had to be in

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Why Choose A Catholic Education?

Why Choose A Catholic Education?

Let’s Celebrate Catholic schools! We asked members for our school community to share why they believe in the Catholic school education experience.

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A Burning Passion

A Burning Passion

It wouldn’t be much of a stretch to say Max Bjerke grew up at The Franciscan School.

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A Lasting Community

A Lasting Community

As a Catholic school focused on educating the whole person, The Franciscan School values promoting academic achievement, making space for life-long friendships and

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Say Hello To The New St. Francis Parish Priests

Say Hello To The New St. Francis Parish Priests

The Franciscan School families may have seen some new faces on campus this year as St. Francis of Assisi welcomed two new priests to the parish community in

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