St. Francis School News – November 15, 2019

Cold Weather:  Please have your child dress appropriately for the cold weather.  The students will go outside for recess if the wind chill is 34 degrees or higher.  Girl Scout Toy Drive- St. Francis 7th Grade Girl Scouts will be collecting toys before and after school during the week of December 2-6th.  Please donate new or gently used toys and they will be given to Catholic Charities for … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – November 7, 2019

Cold Weather:  Please have your child dress appropriately for the cold weather.  The students will go outside for recess if the wind chill is 34 degrees or higher.  FALL BAZAAR: Saturday, December 7th, in the Parish Hall from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Volunteers needed.  Raffles, homemade goodies, food and lots of vendors.  Crazy Quarters Auction Items: Items are needed for this fun event.  … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – November 1, 2019

Parent / Teacher Conferences: parents are to sign up for student conferences per the link sent to them from their child’s teacher.  Please sign up as soon as possible. The Family Dinner Project will have its second  free meal on Thursday, December 5. It will begin at 5:30pm in the parish hall.  A Christmas dinner and singing by the S.O.C.K. S.,  as well as a brief presentation on The Family … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 25, 2019

Parent / Teacher Conferences: parents are to sign up for student conferences per the link sent to them from their child’s teacher.  Please sign up as soon as possible. Crazy Quarters Auction Items: Items are needed for this fun event.  All donations are asked to have a value of $15.00 or more.  If any local businesses donate two or more $15 items, you may set up a FREE Vendor booth.  Auction … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 18, 2019

School Safety: Parents, please help us with keeping your children safe.  We are asking that you pick them up near the door where they are dismissed.  If the older children walk to the West parking lot to meet their siblings that is fine, but some children have walked to the “grassy lot” or have waited on the church steps for a ride.  We would like to keep them in view until their ride arrives … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – October 4, 2019

Curriculum Mapping Update Last school year the teachers from the four Catholic elementary schools collaborated on writing a common science curriculum.  The prekindergarten through eighth grade teachers wrote curriculum aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards that all four schools will implement over the next two years.  Curriculum maps can be found on the schools’ websites.  This … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – September 27, 2019

Grandparents/ Special Person’s Day We would like to thank the many grandparents and special persons that came to our event on Friday, September 20th.  We began the day with a beautiful Mass and then headed outdoors for a variety of fun activities.  We enjoyed refreshments, games, balloons, and even a petting zoo!  Thank you for supporting your grandchildren and our school! My Best, Lori … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – September 20, 2019

Meet the Teacher- On Thursday, September 5th, we had an Open House and invited parents to come and meet their child’s teacher.  Expectations were shared regarding curriculum, homework, behavior, and classroom procedures.  The night was very informative and parents were given the opportunity to share comments about the first few weeks of school and how their child was adjusting.  I would like to … [Read more...]

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...]