St. Augustine, FL Chapter – Catholic Schoolhouse

Meet the Director

Laura Orsini Bland has been a home educator since 2001.  Her husband is a convert to the Catholic faith and they have 8 children.  The oldest is at Ave Maria University and the youngest is 4. Before kids, Laura was a middle school science teacher and wedding photographer.

Her family is blessed to be active parishioners at the Cathedral-Basilica. The children are involved in Fraternus, Chancel Choir, Community Chorus, Civil Air Patrol, and youth group.