Ash Wednesday Masses

Masses on Ash Wednesday are at 6:30 a.m., 8:35 a.m. (School Mass), and 5:30 p.m.  What a great way to begin Lent! … [Read more...]

The Pro-Kids Show – Family Show Wednesday, Feb. 17th at 6:30 pm St. Francis School Gym

Tim Hannig’s Pro-Kids show is more than just entertainment. It has a message for students and families, revealed with wit and warmth. Throughout the unique program, the audience will be reminded of the importance of character traits like honesty, respect, cooperation and responsibility. The programs have been seen by more than 2.6 million people throughout the country. Hannig holds a B.A. in … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – February 5, 2016

OPEN HOUSE FOR NEW AND INTERESTED FAMILIES Please join us for an informative evening at St. Francis Solanus on Thursday, February 25th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. You will have an opportunity to meet with individual teachers, ask questions, and gain valuable information about the spiritual environment, academics, and programs that we offer. You may take a tour of the school and visit classrooms for an … [Read more...]

2016 – 2017 PSAS Application Available Here

PSAS Online Application: PSAS online application for the 2016-2017 school year: You must DOWNLOAD this “Interactive PDF Application” and save it to your computer before filling it out. To properly complete the form and ensure the information is recorded correctly, you must open it within Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat. (  DO NOT “view” the … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – February 2016

View the February 2016 edition of our St. Francis Parish Newsletter (PDF) … [Read more...]

Bishop Robert Barron’s Priest, Prophet, King – Register Today

Lent will be upon us in two weeks.  This is our time to reflect upon the story of Jesus' journey to Jerusalem, his death and resurrection.  We will explore our relationship with Jesus Christ through Bishop Robert Barron's new DVD-based study program: Priest, Prophet, and King. If you previously participated during Advent and have your book, no need to order another book, but if this will be … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – January 29, 2016

Catholic Schools Week will kick off with a Parish Mass on January 31, 11:00 am. Students from K-8 will be involved in the ministries. Please plan to attend and celebrate Catholic Schools. **THERE WILL BE NO TITLE I MATH OR READING CLASSES FEB. 1ST – 5TH ** WINTER CARNIVAL: FRIDAY, FEB. 5TH Join us for family fun from 6-8 p.m. in the school gym. We will have face painting and fun family games, … [Read more...]

New Financial Peace University Sessions Beginning – Register Today!

Register Today for Classes Beginning Thursday, February 18th Classes start at St. Francis on Thursday, February 18th.  To learn more about Financial Peace University and to enroll for this class, visit: For more information, please contact St. Francis FPU Coordinator Rick Gengenbacher at (217) 257-5670 or [email protected]   … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – January 22, 2016

TWO HOUR DELAY This is a reminder about our 2 hour delay policy that has been implemented by the Public School System, due to the bus transportation for our students. If we have a 2 hour delay at any time, there will be NO before school daycare, no Early Bird Algebra at QND, no All-School Mass, and no morning Pre-K classes. Our doors would open at 10:00 a.m. with the first warning bell at … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish to Offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Class Again!

St. Francis Parish is pleased to announce the parish will be offering another Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University class in the parish center beginning Thursday, February 18th. The classes will take place on Thursday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for nine straight weeks. Anyone can take control of their money if they’ll just follow God’s ways of handling it. This class will show you … [Read more...]