St. Francis School Newsletter – December 14, 2018

Request Parents, I highly commend our cafeteria staff for the outstanding job that they do on a regular basis for our students and teachers. We often take for granted the delicious lunches that they provide for us. In an effort to be more efficient and cost effective, we are preparing only extra food in case a child may drop a tray, for example.  Teachers are working to provide an accurate lunch … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – November 30, 2018

Solider Christmas Donation For those students who contributed to the Solider Christmas Donation, you will be given an out of dress code day on Friday, December 7th.  Students should check with their teacher to make sure they are on the list. Thank you for your thoughtfulness. Christmas Ornaments The 8th grade is selling ornaments as part as a fundraiser for their trip in May. They are … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – November 16, 2018

QCES Curriculum Mapping During October and November, the QCES teachers began working together on creating a common science curriculum. The teachers from Blessed Sacrament, St. Francis, St. Dominic, and St. Peter participated in half day meetings with their grade level colleagues. The teachers from each school shared what is currently being taught and discussed the Next Generation Science … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – November 9, 2018

Lunch / After Care: bills for these accounts are emailed or given out each month.  These are two different accounts in our system.  These bills must be paid separately and not combined into one check. The office does not have any way to divide these bills. Thank you for your understanding. Special Event monies: (skating, field trips, etc.) : please give exact change when paying for these … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]