Collaborating with Students

Close collaboration with Christian school students and families produces better outcomes. […]

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Where Has the Support Gone?

Your mission’s sustainability depends on having a plan to cope with the changing economic environment. […]

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The Truth Behind the Mission Statement

Your tuition is validated by a believable mission statement. […]

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What Do We Provide?

Justify your tuition by promoting your parochial school’s intangible value. […]

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What to Measure

Almost every parochial school monitors it achievement test scores. What should be second on its list of things to measure? […]

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It Is a Highly Competitive World

Saying it is a highly competitive world is hardly news. Asking how your alumni are doing on the world stage is part of acknowledging the importance of the worldwide competition. […]

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Keeping Human Services Fit for Humans

When resources are scarce, the natural reaction is to use what you have in a sparing way. Is that in the best interests of your mission and students? […]

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Branding – All Sizzle No Steak

Prospective families notice your parochial school’s branding (your website, reception area, logo, landscaping, and facilities), but they enroll their children for other reasons. All other things being equal, branding is the tiebreaker. […]

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Funding the Future

It has been especially tough to fund parochial schools in the past few years. Whether it is harder or easier at your school in the future is up to you. […]

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Solving the Difficult Problem

Mission Enablers exists to help parochial schools solve the persistent problems that threaten the survival of the school. One common persistent problem we help schools overcome is declining enrollment or static enrollment that is below a level necessary for mission sustainability. We find that precedent and experience predispose schools to seeing the problem as: […]

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