CDA Education Contest


The Catholic Daughters of the Americas is accepting entries for its 2020 National Education Contest. All Grade 4-8 students at St. Patrick School and in Wednesday evening Grade 4-8 Faith Formation classes are eligible to participate. Students may be Catholic or Non-Catholic.

Themes (Choose One)

  • “Blessed are the peacemakers”  Mark 5:9  
  • “Living in Harmony with others”  

Divisions & Categories

  • Division I Grades 4-5: Essay, Poetry, Art, Computer Art
  • Division 2 Grades 6-8: Essay, Poetry, Art, Computer Art, Music, Photography

2020 Rules

2020 Entry Form  The entry form must be completely filled out, signed, and attached to the back side of entry.

The Catholic Daughters will pick up ALL entries on Friday, January 31st from the Parish Office. Entries may be turned in to the school office, at Wednesday night Faith Formation, or to the Parish Office prior to that time.

For information or questions, contact Arlene Prather-O'Kane, chairperson for the CDA National Education Contest, at 319-268-0417 or [email protected] Thank You and good luck!