St. Francis School News – September 13, 2019

Playground Duty: Unless a family has opted out online with enrollment, please look on the back of the lunch menu for your day to supervise the playground.  If you cannot do your scheduled playground duty, please call the school immediately and send in your $10.00 sub fee.  If you want to opt out for your 10 service hours for the year, please send in your $100.00 fee to the school office.  Any … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – August 30, 2019

A Higher Moral Code! Each year since I have been at St. Francis, I have suggested a spiritual theme for the students and I often remind them of the theme at the end of the week over the intercom.  It is a great way to honor the Lord and encourage a higher moral code for our school environment at the same time.  Over the years, our themes have been: Love God and Love Your Neighbor as … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – August 23, 2019

Dear Parents, Welcome back to St. Francis, and especially welcome to new families as well!  We are honored to have your precious children here at our school.  Thank you to so many families that attended our “Blessing of the Backpacks” Prayer Service to start the 2019-2020 school year.  It was a pleasure so see so many students there with their parents, and to be able to put their supplies away … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – May 24, 2019

Open Position at St. Francis Solanus School- St. Francis Solanus is accepting applications for the 6-8th grade religion position.  This position could also include 2 classes of 6th grade English, depending on the applicants’ credentials.  Resumes and inquiries may be sent to Lori Shepard at St. Francis Solanus School, 1720 College, Quincy, Illinois, 62301.  Or, applicants may send information to … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – May 17, 2019

Teacher Appreciation Week- We would like to thank the Parent Teacher Organization for providing a delicious lunch for our teachers and staff this past week.  John Mitchell was hired from Hy-Vee to cook stir fry, and prizes were won by several of the faculty!  We greatly appreciate all that the PTO does for our teachers, students, and school! Lori Shepard, Principal BACON TIME!!! Yes, I'm at … [Read more...]

Open Positions at St. Francis Solanus School

St. Francis Solanus is accepting applications for 6-8th grade Religion.  This position could also include 2 classes of 6th grade English, depending on the applicants' credentials.  Resumes and inquiries may be sent to Lori Shepard at St. Francis Solanus School, 1720 College, Quincy, Illinois 62301.  Or, applicants may send information to [email protected]  All applicants must have … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – May 10, 2019

Congratulations, 8th Grade Students- We salute you and congratulate you, for your academic efforts and all of your accomplishments here at St. Francis!  On Thursday, May 16th you will be allowed to have a jean day (jeans and a t-shirt) and will be cleaning out your desks and lockers in the morning and will have graduation practice in the afternoon.  Please make sure you are here for this very … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – May 3, 2019

Celebration of Life for James Ariel: will be held Friday, May 3rd at 6:30 p.m. at QU Stadium.  Mr. Ariel was a student teacher with Mr. Carey.  He was a wonderful attribute to QU, QND, and St. Francis.  The students enjoyed his teaching and his great personality. Award Assembly- On May 2, we were honored to hand out a variety of scholarships to our students from some very generous families to … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – April 26, 2019

EVERYBODY WINS MEGA RAFFLE TICKETS: If you would like to help sell tickets after Masses on Sunday, April 28th, please contact Diana Real at 653-2216.  Tables will be set up in the North Hall and the main West entrance.  Sellers may put their names on the tickets as “seller” during this volunteering time.  Thank you. SERVICE HOURS: If you would like to know how many hours you have completed … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – March 29, 2019

Lunch/ After-Care Bills All bills must be paid in full by May 1st in order to register for 2019-2020 school year. Registration will be held until paid in full. New This Year Spring Picture Day will be on Monday, April 1st at St. Francis. This is an opportunity for your child to have a full portrait with a variety of backgrounds. This is a dress up day, for example, what you may want your … [Read more...]