Sharing The Good News


Alums & Friends & Families publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Good News, designed to reconnect with alums, share stories about former classmates and let our community know about the good things happening at Community of Saints Regional Catholic School today.

If you are not currently receiving the newsletter, please email Doug Lieser at and we will gladly add you to the mailing list.

Recent Editions of The Good News:

The Good News Summer 2021

  • Congratulations to the COS Class of 2017 - Now High School Graduates
  • A Message from Father Steve
  • Tom Smith, Retired St. Paul Police Chief, Pays Tribute to Father Steve
  • Dollar-for-Dollar Matching Gift
  • Lessons Learned - COS Students Reflect on School Year
  • Brothers Recount Ups and Downs of Distance Learning
  • Congratulations to the 8th Grade Graduating Class of 2021

The Good News Spring 2021

  • A Message from Father Steve
  • Stories from the Pandemic:
    • Jennifer Herman, Registered Nurse
    • John Finnegan, PhD, Dean of the School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
    • Alexis Hernandez, MSN, Registered Nurse
    • Molli Hernandez, Nursing Assistant
    • Joe Nasseff '60, Owner of Joseph's Grill
    • Nicole Stevens '02, Registered Nurse, Ramsey County Public Health Department
    • Rachel (Goldenstein Maus '04, PhD, Assistant Professor of Oncology at the Mayo Clinic
  • A Family Tradition of Helping Others: How La Clinica Health Center got it's Start
  • Alums Choose Legacy Gift to Invest in COS Students
  • Class Pictures - 8th grade Class of 1971 - St. John Vianney, St. Matthew's, St. Michael
  • COS Students Celebrate Catholic Schools Week with Service & Prayer

TGN Fall:Winter 2020 (PDF)

  • COS Partners with Notre Dame, Delivers Highest Quality Academics
  • A Message from Father Steve
  • Judy Klotz Morhar '57 Remembers School with Estate Gift
  • Teacher Profile: Audrey Moorhouse Middle School Science
  • Following their Dad's Lead, Siblings Honor Dad with Gift to Tuition Assistance
  • Principal Update: Education During COVID
  • 2019-2020 Annual Report of Giving - A Record Number of Donors and Donations
  • COS Family Profiles: Gloria Romo Family, Jessi Orme & Heriberto Cortez Family, Nicole Miller Family

TGN Summer 2020 (PDF)

  • During Crisis, COS Supports Students and Families
  • A Message from Father Steve
  • Margaret Pohl Estate Gift Supports COS Students
  • Remembering Jerry Sexton '44, Founder of A&F&F
  • Congratulations to the COS Class of 2016 as They Graduate High School
  • Congratulations to the 8th Grade Graduating Class of 2020

TGN Spring 2020 (PDF)

  • COS Rewarded for "Exceptional Results"
  • Gifts Given in Memory of George Kronschnabel
  • Donors us RMDs to Contribute to COS
  • Remember When... Class of 1970 Share Memories
  • What Makes Preschool So Popular
  • STEM Club Sparks Interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
  • Reunions scheduled for May 16 & 17

TGN Fall/Winter 2019 (PDF)

  • Former Classmates – Retired 4-star General & Police Chief Share Experiences on Storied Careers
  • Class of ’59 Celebrates 60th Reunion
  • 2018-19 Annual Report of Giving – 441 Donors Contributed $257,420 for Tuition Assistance
  • School News: After 5 Years with Bridget Kramer as Principal Enrollment is up 18% and COS is Going Strong.

TGN Summer 2019 (PDF)

TGN Spring 2019 (PDF)

TGN Fall/Winter 2018 (PDF)

TGN Summer 2018 (PDF)

TGN Spring 2018 (PDF)