The Diocese of Venice
18 Catholic Schools
10 Elementary Schools
4 Stand Alone Preschools
1 Special Education Program
3 Secondary Schools
19 Catholic Schools
12 Elementary Schools
4 High Schools
1 SPECIAL NEEDS
2 STAND ALONE PRE-K
(under Catholic Charities)
1 Private Catholic K – 8
31% of students grades Pre-K to 12 attending DoV schools did so on a school choice scholarship.
Under the leadership of Bishop Frank Dewane and Dr. Ben Moore, the Diocese of Venice serves 4,650 students at 19 schools
Dr. Ben Moore, Ed.D.
Bishop Frank J. Dewane has announced the appointment of Dr. Ben Moore, Ed.D., as superintendent of Catholic Education for the Diocese of Venice, effective July 2, 2018.
“I am very pleased that Dr. Moore has joined the Diocese of Venice in this leadership role. His extensive experience, skills, and passion for Catholic education will support the Diocese in its mission to continue providing the highest educational standards, while maintaining focus on Catholic instruction and identity” said Bishop Dewane.
Dr. Moore is a graduate of Washington and Lee and holds advanced degrees from Virginia Tech, Virginia Commonwealth and a doctorate of education from Ashland University.
His most recent position was as superintendent of Portage Lakes Joint Vocational School District in Uniontown, Ohio.
Dr. Moore shared that he is grateful for the opportunity to share in the faith with those in the Diocese of Venice. He added, “Partnering with families and schools I will work tirelessly in pursuit of our common goal to prepare all students to be servant leaders and disciples of Christ. I am excited to continue the tradition of excellence within the schools of the Diocese and I look forward to contributing to future success.”
The Diocese of Venice has two Morning Star Schools for students with exceptionalities