St. Francis School News – September 28, 2018

**PLEASE NOTE OUR SHORT WEEK OCT 1ST THRU OCT 5TH** 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. PLAYGROUND VOLUTNEERS:  The far west parking lot (across from Underbrink’s) is now used for parking only.  The students will NOT be playing on … [Read more...]

Ladies of St. Francis Card Party – October 4th

October 4, 2018 - 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Solanus Hall at St. Francis Solanus Church.  Come and join the Ladies of St. Francis to play cards and enjoy delicious turkey and noodles, green beans, apple salad and pie.  $7 per person. Hosts are: David and Mary Ann Hildebrand. Please call reservations in by October 1 to Pat Winking. … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – September 21, 2018

Safety Concerns: Safety is our utmost concern at St. Francis Solanus School.  It has come to our attention that a few people are unfamiliar with our routines with barricades.  When the barricades are blocking a street, please do not drive around them.  Barricades are up because our precious students are in a street area. If you must enter the school grounds when the barricades are up, enter the … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – September 14, 2018

Financial Grant Awarded:  We would like to take this opportunity to thank the Tracy Family Foundation for yet another generous financial grant they have awarded to St. Francis Solanus School for the 2018-2019 school year.  We have been awarded $28,000 to fund the following areas: Intervention Specialist- This position provides support services to students who have a 504, ISP, or may need … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – September 2018

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Interested in Joining the Catholic Church?

The RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) is the process by which the unbaptized and those baptized in the other faith denominations join the Catholic Church.  The first stage of the process is the Period of Inquiry.  It's the time to ask questions and decide if you want to delve further into the Catholic teachings.  We will soon be resuming our sessions on Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m.  … [Read more...]

Annual Stewardship Retreat – September 29, 2018

Our annual Stewardship Retreat this year will focus on Prayer in our Life.  The date is Saturday, September 29, 2018 and will begin with 8:00 a.m. Mass.  The day event will end at 2:00 p.m.  The speaker is Msgr. Costigan and he will focus on Prayer.  There will be a drawing for several gift certificates for those in attendance that day.  Please save the date on your calendar for an opportunity for … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – August 31, 2018

Taking Care of Business Paperwork: Please turn in your paperwork to the office as possible. FOUND YOUTH GROUP: Last week’s newsletter stated 6 thru 8th grades are invited but should have said 7th thru 9th grades.  We apologize for the error and confusion.  YEARBOOKS: This year we have changed companies to LifeTouch.  The yearbooks will be in color and will be sold SEPARATELY from photos.  A … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – August 24, 2018

Dear Parents, We are blessed and honored to have your children with us for the 2018-2019 school year.  Welcome to our new families and we hope you feel at home here in no time!  It was wonderful to reconnect with all of you at our “Taking Care of Business Day” in the gym on August 8th as well as the “Blessings of the Backpacks” on August 19th.  We greatly appreciate your involvement and support … [Read more...]

Mortgage Burning Celebration – September 16th

On Sunday, September 16, after the 11:00 a.m. Mass, we will be having a parish celebration to commemorate the burning of the mortgage of the Parish Center.  This is a great milestone for our parish community and we want to celebrate it!  We will have a carry in meal and the parish will provide the main dish, table settings and drinks. If you plan to come, please let us know!  Call 222-2898 or … [Read more...]