St. Francis School News – November 2, 2018

Positions Open:  We have an open position for a part-time Kindergarten Aide as well as a part-time Librarian.  Interested applicants should have a Para Educator License.  Applications may be sent on line to Lori Shepard at St. Francis Solanus ([email protected]) or mailed to St. Francis Solanus School, 1720 College Avenue, Quincy, Il. 62301. DAYCARE OPENING We have an immediate … [Read more...]

Letter To Parishioners From Bishop Paprocki

Letter To Parishioners From Bishop Paprocki (PDF) … [Read more...]

All Saints Day – Holy Day Of Obligation – Mass Times

Vigil Mass - Wednesday, October 31st - 5:30 p.m. All Saints Day - Thursday, November 1st - 6:30 a.m., 8:35 a.m. (School Mass), 5:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 26, 2018

4 WAY STOP AT 17TH AND COLLEGE: PLEASE BE AWARE OF THIS INTERSECTION CHANGE Morning drop off protocol has not changed. HAPPY HALLOWEEN **Students may wear a Halloween top with out-of-dress code pants on Oct 31st** Since there will not be a Haunted House this year for Trunk or Treat in the school, the building will be locked.  Please encourage your children to use the restroom before … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 19, 2018

4 WAY STOP AT 17TH AND COLLEGE: PLEASE BE AWARE OF THIS INTERSECTION CHANGE Morning drop off protocol has not changed. 8th Grade Crusader boys basketball practice/tryouts will be held at Quincy Notre Dame High School on October 21-22-23 from 5:00-7:00 pm each night. Thanks, Coach Orne. SICK / ABSENT CHILD: If your child is sick or will not be in school for any reason, please notify the … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 12, 2018

4 WAY STOP AT 17TH AND COLLEGE: PLEASE BE AWARE OF THIS INTERSECTION CHANGE AFTER CARE SCHEDULE: Tuesday, Oct. 16th After Care students will need to be picked up no later than 4:15 p.m. that evening. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Thank you for your understanding. Pet Blessing- On Thursday, October 4th, we were thrilled to have several students and their pets participate in a very special … [Read more...]

Memorial Mass for the Deceased – November 8th – 7pm

The annual Memorial Mass for our Deceased will be held on Thursday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m.  Included in the memorial services are those who have died between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018.  You may bring a framed picture of your loved one to the Parish Office for the Memorial Table.  Please identify your picture by putting your name on the back of the frame.  A light reception will … [Read more...]

Anointing of the Sick Mass – October 13 – 8 a.m.

There will be an Anointing Mass held next Saturday, October 13, at 8:00 a.m. at St. Francis Solanus Church.  The anointing of the sick is administered to bring spiritual and even physical strength during an illness, especially near the time of death.  A sacrament is an outward sign established by Jesus Christ to confer inward grace.  In more basic terms, it is a rite that is performed to convey … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 5, 2018

AFTER CARE SCHEDULE:  Tuesday, Oct. 16th After Care students will need to be picked up no later than 4:15 p.m. that evening. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Thank you for your understanding. SICK CHILD: It is that time of year.  If your child has been ill (fever or vomiting) they must stay home from school (at least) for the next school day. A child may not return to school until they are … [Read more...]

Feast of St. Francis of Assisi – October 4

The feats of St. Francis of Assisi, October 4, falls on Thursday of this week.  We want, of course, for the children in St. Francis School to be able to attend Mass on that day.  So there will be a School Mass on Thursday, October 4, and not on Wednesday, October 3.  So Masses on Wednesday will be at 6:30 and 8:00 a.m., and on Thursday at 6:30 and the School Mass at 8:35 a.m. In addition to … [Read more...]