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Did you know there are NOLA Catholic schools directly linked to Catholic saints (not the football team)?
The Academy of the Sacred Heart is part of a network of schools started in 1818 by St. Rose Philippine Duchesne.
St. Frances Cabrini opened an orphanage at the site of Cabrini High School in 1905.
St. Katharine Drexel Preparatory School continues the vision of St. Katharine Drexel, who founded parishes and schools that served African-Americans in the early 1900s.