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Catholic Schools at the Center

Fr. Michael Whyte, Vicar for The Center for Catholic Education and Formation

Fr.Whyte@aohct.org
Ext: 2662

Design and implementation of the vision/ mission for The Center for Catholic Education and Formation (The Center)
Governance and policies
Develops and executes a strategic plan for The Center
President of Saint Thomas Seminary
Foundation for the Advancement of Catholic Schools (FACS), Trustee
Archdiocese School Board, Ex Officio Member
Archdiocesan High School Corporations Officer
Hartford Bishops' Foundation, Advisory Council
Hartford Consortium for Higher Education, Board Director

 

Valerie Mara, Superintendent of Catholic Schools

Valerie.Mara@aohct.org
Ext: 2656

Operational vitality of Catholic schools
Implement the Policy and Procedures Manual for Catholic Schools
General administration and supervision of Catholic schools
Design of standards-based curriculum Pk-12
Professional development for Administrators and Educators
Implementation of school-wide research-based best practices
Archdiocese School Board, Ex Officio Member
Archdiocesan High School Corporations Officer

 

Laura McCaffrey, Executive Director for Finance & Technology

Laura.McCaffrey@aohct.org
Ext: 2664

School Finances for Elementary and Secondary Schools
Technology education and implementation/Webmaster
Government programs/ Asbestos management
School parish collections
Enrollment management/School marketing

Gayle Keene, Executive Assistant to the Vicar for The Center for Catholic Education and Formation

 

Gayle.Keene@aohct.org
Ext: 2662

Liaison to constituents for the Vicar
Research, management and preparation of reports/correspondence
Management of calendar/travel for Vicar
 

Linda Serafin, Administrative Assistant 

Linda.Serafin@aohct.org
Ext: 2650

Administrative support for the Superintendent
General Administrative support
Transcript requests for closed schools
Management of new teacher and principal applications

International Students
Teacher certification and verification of teacher employment