March 3, 2017 Dear Cluny School Community, Earlier this week, I met with many of you to deliver to deliver some important but difficult news. It was with deep sadness that I announced that Cluny School would close at the end of the current academic year due to insurmountable financial challenges triggered by a steady drop in enrollment over the past several years. I realize this news came as a shock. Despite the best efforts of so many to reverse the trend in declining Catholic school enrollment, the School’s leadership in January reached the conclusion that we did not have sufficient resources to continue our mission of “educating and empowering our students to live lives of integrity based on Gospel values.” Among those who did so much to try and chart a different outcome for Cluny School is head of school Bill Lippe. Bill joined us in 2014 ..