Saints march with pirates and princesses


halloween2-webLeft,  Good Shepherd School, Collingswood, a shepherd, parent Rolland Coutinho, leads the school’s cowboys, pirates, superheroes and monsters in a Halloween parade on Friday, Oct. 30. Dressed as Raggedy Ann is first grade teacher Cheryl Clerici.

Catholic schools throughout the Diocese of Camden celebrated the holiday, giving children a break from their studies to eat candy and pretend to be someone else for a few hours.

halloween1-webLeft, first grade student Megan Polifrone is dressed as St. Therese for the All Saints Day prayer service at John Paul II School, Stratford.





In the photos at the bottom of the page (Photos by Alan M. Dumoff/More photos at parents at Bishop McHugh Regional School, Ocean View, joined in the holiday festivities with a Halloween tailgate party. Parents decorated their cars and gave out treats to children who went from vehicle to vehicle.halloween6-web