Making tuition payments has become a problem at St. Ambrose School as well according to Father Robert G. Gorman, pastor of St. Ambrose Parish, Old Bridge.
"A lot of people in the school need help financially," he
The parish has waived tuition payments for families having trouble coming up with the money, Father Gorman
At the same time, enrollment is expanding due to the recent closures of several Catholic schools in the bordering Trenton Diocese
According to Father Gorman
, approximately 40 additional students will be attending school at St. Ambrose
due to the closures.
The parish is encouraging parishioners who need financial aid to seek out the parish's St. Vincent de Paul Group, he
"They are the best," he
"They've been very helpful to our families."