Catholic Schools Week celebrated across the diocese in all of its schools

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Part of the congregation in attendance at All City Catholic School Mass at the Elmen Center, Sioux Falls at the conclusion of Catholic Schools Week 2019.

The Mass was celebrated by Bishop Paul J. Swain.

(Photo by Doug Basche, O’Gorman High School, Sioux Falls)

Students from at St. Mary School, Dell Rapids, participate in a bunny hop during Catholic Schools Week, among many other fun activities during the week.

(Photo courtesy, Kristine Fiegen, St. Mary Catholic Schools, Dell Rapids)

At St. Joseph School, Pierre, students held a penny war as part of Catholic Schools Week and collected $1,801 for Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Sioux Falls, as it works to rebuild after a December fire.

(Photo courtesy, St. Joseph School, Pierre)

At Pope John Paul II School, Mitchell, students wrapped up Catholic Schools Week with a square dance hoe down.

(Photo courtesy, Pope John Paul II School, Mitchell)