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...]

St. Francis School News – February 2, 2018

ACRE Testing: 5th and 8th graders will be testing beginning Monday, Feb. 5th. Please make sure your student gets plenty of rest and eats a good breakfast each morning. GYM SHOES: Please have your child bring a change of shoes for P.E. class.  The gym floor is getting scuffed by outside shoes and we would like to prevent further damage to the floor.  Thank you. Donations to a Family:  we are … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – January 28th

*NO AFTER CARE ON FEBURARY 2ND.  MORNING CARE AS USUAL GYM SHOES: Please have your child bring a change of shoes for P.E. class.  The gym floor is getting scuffed by outside shoes and we would like to prevent further damage to the floor.  Thank you. BOX TOPS: Please keep sending in your Box Tops, HyVee UPC labels, and Campbells labels.  This is a wonderful way for our school to raise funds for … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – January 19, 2018

GRANPARENTS’ DAY: Lunch reservations and money ($3.00 per grandparent) were due by Wednesday, January 17th.  PLEASE return it as soon as possible to the office so we can get a count.  Student mass will be   at 10:00 a.m. with activities and lunch following. Service Hours:  RenWeb has been updated as of today.  Please take a look and make sure the office has all your service hours accounted for.  … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – January 5, 2018

Before School Daycare:  Parents, it has come to our attention that students are being dropped off before school and are wandering the halls in the morning, or in the restrooms until they are allowed in the cafeteria at 7:55 AM.  This is a safety concern for our school.  All students must be supervised at all times.  If you need to drop your child off earlier than 7:55, they must be enrolled in … [Read more...]

School Support Carry-Out – January 20th

How would you like to have a hot meal ready for you to take home after the 4:30 Mass on January 20 for only $7.00? A delicious meal consisting of a pork chop, vegetable, potato and roll will be available for Carry- Out only, in the Parish Center after Mass. Please take a moment to stop by the Parish Center on your way home, and pick up your dinner! All proceeds will be given to the school. We … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – December 15, 2017

CYO Information: The CYO is excited to announce that the games for this upcoming basketball season are going to be played at K&L Arena.  This will be an excellent venue for both our participants and spectators.  Also, Mindy Eckert, assistant women’s coach at John Wood Community College, has been named the coordinator for the basketball league this season.  She brings a wealth of experience and … [Read more...]

St. Francis School News – December 1, 2017

St. Francis Parish Bazaar: will be held in the Parish Hall on Saturday, December 2nd from 11 to ??? FOUND Goes Caroling!  All 7th and 8th grade students are invited to participate in the Youth Group Activity that will meet on Sunday, December 3rd from 6:30-8:00 PM.  Please drop off and pick up at Good Samaritan Home (2130 Harrison Street).  Families are welcome to join us!  A schedule for second … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – November 24, 2017

Morning drop off: Please remember that students dropped off before 8:00 a.m. will be directed to go to Morning Care and you will be charged for this service. We have noticed children being dropped off early and they are unsupervised.  Please refer to the handbook if you have any questions.  Thank you. Winter time: Please make sure your child has the appropriate clothing on for recess. They will … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – November 17, 2017

Veterans’ Day Tribute – We are so proud of our nation of veterans!  We are blessed that they have sacrificed so much for our freedom and our safety here Quincy, Illinois, and in the United States.  Outside of Mrs. Arens’ and Mrs. Peters’ classroom, you will notice several Hero Tributes located on the hallway wall.  Students from throughout the school shared a photo and a little information about … [Read more...]