Meet the Finalists:
Julie Cummins

Julie Cummins, St. Patrick Catholic School, FayettevilleIn January the Lewis Award Committee announced the Finalists for the 2018-2019 Monsignor Gerald L. Lewis Award for Excellence in Teaching. During the month of February, the Lewis Award Committee will observe the three Finalists in their classrooms and each of them will be featured on this website. If you would like to read more about these exceptional teachers click here.

Mrs. Julie Cummins

St. Patrick Catholic School, Fayetteville

First Grade Teacher

The pictures highlight Mrs. Cummins First Grade Religion class learning about the Sacrament of Baptism through hands on activities. They focused on the significance of the holy water, the Baptismal gown and the presentation of the Baptismal candle.

Happy National Catholic Schools Week!

The Lewis Award is proud to support the Catholic schools in the Diocese of Raleigh! Happy National Catholic Schools Week!

“What a tremendous return on our investment we get when we entrust our children to a talented, caring, committed teacher.”
—Anne Williams Stahel, Chair Emeritus of The Lewis Award
Goddard Presentation Remarks, Diocese of Raleigh

Happy National Catholic Schools Week