About Us

"No child should be denied his or her right to an education in faith, which in turns nurtures the soul of a nation."

–Pope Benedict XVI

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Our Mission & Beliefs

Mission Statement

Union Catholic Regional High School prepares a diverse student body to fulfill their college and career goals by cultivating the students' achievement of academic standards of excellence within a value-centered environment, strong in its commitment to our core values (respect, responsibility, honesty, compassion, and community), and to the establishment of a community of faith and love in the Catholic tradition.

Within a cutting-edge, innovative, and technologically infused educational environment, Union Catholic develops and celebrates the unique gifts and talents of each student. Its strong programs in academics, athletics, activities, and service prepare students for life in the real, spiritual, and virtual worlds.

Central to its mission is a commitment to Teach As Jesus Did and to educate and inspire students to live the gospel message.

Belief Statement

With the core values of respect, responsibility, honesty, compassion, and community as our guiding principles at Union Catholic High School...

  • We believe that every person is created in the image and likeness of God.
  • We believe that every person deserves to be treated with dignity and respect.
  • We believe that each student is entitled to a quality education in a safe, secure, and positive environment.
  • We believe that each student can learn if given the opportunity.
  • We believe that each student will strive to meet high expectations.
  • We believe that each student learns best when supported and encouraged by his/her parents, community, teachers, and peers.
  • We believe that the purpose of education is to provide students with the knowledge and tools needed to be responsible, moral, and productive members of society.
  • We believe that the purpose of education in a faith-based environment in the Catholic tradition is to create a community of disciples, who through their prayer and service, provide a "light to all nations" (Pope Paul VI "Lumen Gentium").