St. Francis School News – March 9, 2018

FRIDAY, MARCH 23RD: Any outstanding amounts owed for tuition, fees, hot lunch, after-care, etc. MUST BE PAID IN FULL by Friday, March 23rd, in order to register for the 2018-2019 school year. FACTS Financial Aid: the site is up and ready. It was sent out in an email and is on the school website.  This is all done on-line now. There is NO paper copy to fill out and mail in.  All applications are … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – March 2, 2018

FRIDAY, MARCH 23RD: Any outstanding amounts owed for tuition, fees, hot lunch, after-care, etc. MUST BE PAID IN FULL by Friday,  March 23rd, in order to register for the 2018-2019 school year. Service Hours:  All service hours must be completed by May 1st.  Please stop by the office or check RenWeb to make sure how many hours are completed.  A $10.00 per hour will be charged if not completed and … [Read more...]

St. Francis Parish Newsletter – March 2018

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St. Francis School News – February 23, 2018

School Safety: Parents, we have implemented a safer plan to drop off your children in the mornings, but a plan is not foolproof, unless everyone follows it.  We were notified at a Board Meeting this week that parents are dropping off children in the West parking lot and allowing them to walk through the parking lot without supervision.  One child was almost hit by a car that was backing up.  The … [Read more...]

Lenten Stations of the Cross – Fridays 5:30 p.m.

On Fridays of Lent, we will be offering the Stations of the Cross at 5:30 p.m. in the Church. This is another excellent Lenten practice that will help us in remaining close to the Lord during this most holy season. … [Read more...]

Parish Mission – February 18th – 20th

Our Parish Mission with Fr. Chuck Edwards begins Sunday, February 18, and goes through Tuesday, February 20.  Fr. Chuck is preaching at all of the Masses this weekend, and the Mission will open with a Supper at 5:00 pm.m on Sunday, February 18, followed by the Mission Service at 7:00 p.m.  The next services will be on Monday and Tuesday, February 19 and 20, also at 7:00 p.m.  Following the Monday … [Read more...]

Christian Family Camp Announcement!

Looking for a great idea for vacation this summer that is also a retreat for the WHOLE family? Look no further! Christian Family Camp (aka CFC) has been going on since the 1960s, and was started by the friars from Quincy! It is held at Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton, Illinois and has been a tremendous source of transformative family relationships and building life-long friendships with … [Read more...]

Ash Wednesday Mass Times – February 14th

Mass Times: 6:30 a.m. 8:35 a.m. (School Mass) 5:30 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration: 1:00 - 5:00 p.m., followed by Benediction Holy Name Fish Fry: 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

Holy Name Fish Fry – Ash Wednesday

On Ash Wednesday, February 14 we will hold our second annual Fish Fry from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. It was a huge success last year and we plan on having it new and improved for this year, so please plan to attend. Take your sweetie to Church, get Ashes and enjoy some great food! … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – February 9, 2018

Catholic Schools Week 2018 I would like to thank the teachers, parents, and grandparents who helped provide a tremendous Catholic Schools Week for our students!  Every day was filled with a different activity that hopefully created lasting memories for our children. We started CSW with a special Mass on Sunday to celebrate our parish and the students shared their faith through the readings, … [Read more...]