Catholic bishop visits Bangor colleges for 1st time since pandemic 

Bishop Robert Deeley, head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland, was at All Saints Catholic Faculties in Bangor Monday as a part of his Catholic Faculties Week tour.

All Saints was fashioned in 2000 when the faculties at St. Mary Catholic Church on Ohio Avenue and St. John Catholic Church on State Avenue merged after many years of working individually. This 12 months, 187 college students are enrolled at each campuses, about the identical quantity as in fall 2019, in response to Principal Matthew Houghton.

The varsity lately acquired accreditation from the New England Affiliation of Faculties and Schools for the primary time. Houghton stated that ought to assist with recruitment.