Mission Statements

St. Francis de Sales Catholic School, Spooner

The Mission of St. Francis de Sales School, in conjunction with the cluster parishes of St. Joseph’s and St. Catherine’s, and the Diocese of Superior, is to provide Catholic education of the highest quality to students from three-year old preschool through 8th grade in Spooner and the surrounding areas. Welcoming students of all faiths, we offer a well-rounded academic curriculum with opportunities for individualized attention in a faith based Catholic education environment. With love and respect for each one as a child of God, students are encouraged to develop their faith, talents, Christian character and the virtues of discipline, responsibility and empathy to their fullest potential. In a family-like atmosphere, St. Francis de Sales School strives to make the world a better place starting in our own homes and surrounding community.

St. Francis de Sales, Spooner

The mission of St. Francis de Sales Catholic community is to grow in faith through religious education and sacramental life by sharing our time and talent and building the Kingdom of God by welcoming all peoples with hospitality and grace.

St. Joseph, Shell Lake

We, the parishoners of St. Joseph, come together under the guidance of the Holy Spirit to grow in faith and share this faith the world around us by actively reaching out and warmly welcoming all God's people with hospitality, grace, and charity.  We seek to serve the Lord and each other by providing opportunities for service, outreach, education, and improvement to our local and global community through our collective gifts and talents centered in the love of Christ.

St. Catherine, Sarona

We of St. Catherine's Catholic Church strive to be a living and growing faith-based community.  We promote a welcoming atmosphere of prayer, support and service taught to us by the Gospel of Jesus.