School Commission

Mission Statement

Holy Name of Jesus provides academic excellence in a K-6 Catholic School
while proclaiming, celebrating and living out the Gospel of Jesus

Vision Statement

Holy Name of Jesus is a Catholic community in which students achieve academic success and are inspired to continue a lifetime of growth as confident learners and persons of faith and compassion.


As members of HNOJ School, we value student learning, growth and development in the context of:

  • A knowledgeable, talented and caring faculty, staff and administration
  • Informed and involved parents
  • A vibrant and supportive Catholic parish community
  • In view of these values, HNOJ School strives to help students:
  • Develop a relationship with God
  • Encourage initiative, self-confidence, creativity and curiosity
  • Recognize the dignity and worth of all persons
  • Strengthen accountability and responsibility based on a Christian foundation
  • Know the Heart of Christ
  • See the Face of Christ
  • Be the Hands of Christ

2020-2021 School Commission Members

  • John Melsen, Chair
  • Matt Boro, Council Representative
  • Marisa Blue
  • Corinn Cella
  • Brent Hannan
  • Matt Scherer
  • Amy Servi
  • Sara Walters
  • Martha Laurent - Staff Representative - Contact Martha

Committees overseen by the School Commission

  • Policy and Procedure Committee
  • Review and Compensation Committee
  • School Faith Formation Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Home and School Committee
  • Marketing Committee