HRCS Welcomes New Principal:
It is with great hope for the future that Our Lady of the Rosary Church and the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux Catholic Schools welcome Cathy Long, Ed.S., as the new principal of Holy Rosary Catholic School! Mrs. Long is an active parishioner of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux at Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Larose, Louisiana. She has a Specialist in Education degree from Nicholls State University in Administration and Supervision. Her graduate studies include a Master’s degree in Educational Administration Plus 30 hours. Mrs. Long also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Nicholls State University.
Mrs. Long’s educational experiences include serving as an Assistant Professor at Nicholls State University, teaching in the East Baton Rouge School District, and serving as a seven-year Assistant Principal of Cut Off Elementary School. Her other educational experiences include owning and operating the Educare Tutoring and Testing Center in Baton Rouge and serving as the Director of the Placement Testing Center at Baton Rouge Community College.
Mrs. Long has been selected to Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers. She has also been recognized by the Louisiana Department of Education for her innovative team teaching techniques in East Baton Rouge Parish. In her years at Our Lady of the Rosary, Mrs. Long has served as a member of the Ladies’ Altar Society. Mrs. Long and her husband Tim reside in Cut Off.
As an educational leader, Mrs. Long strives to encourage faith and religious beliefs, strong relationships, academic excellence, and respect for oneself and others. She is very eager to work collaboratively with the school, church, and surrounding community and feels truly blessed to serve as the principal of Holy Rosary!
HRCS WELCOMES FR. DUC
Larose, LA 70373
Holy Rosary Catholic School provides spiritual, academic and social development for its students in a safe, Catholic environment so that they will become witnesses of Christ's presence in the world.