St. Francis School Newsletter – January 27, 2017

After School Art on Wednesdays:  Please make note that the March 1st class has been cancelled. Right to Life City Wide winners: Congratulations, students, on a job well done! Essay Winners : Jack Marth 2nd place Honorable Mention: Chevi Veile and Sam Hea Posters: Gracie Frankel 2nd place Honorable Mention: Abram Wiewel, Laura Steinkamp, Taylor Summers, Karlie Sparrow, and Grace … [Read more...]

2017 Catholic Schools Week Events

Monday, January 30th, 2017--Celebrating Our Community   Dress code: “Favorite Color Day,” wear as much of your favorite color as you can   Pre-School Muffins with Moms   Police and Firefighter Visits for the students   1:00-1:30 all school BINGO Tuesday, January 31st, 2017--Celebrating Our Students   Dress code: “Mismatch Clothing Day,” wear your silliest clothes  … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – January 13, 2017

Dear Parents, To prepare for the future consequences of the Quincy Public School Strike, we would like to be proactive and remind you of a few things and how that will affect our school: Our student attendance will continue as scheduled We will not have busing service We will not have our crossing guard on 18th street We will not have Speech, Hearing, or Title 1 services We … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – January 6, 2017

Arrival, Attendance and Absence Procedures:  Parents, with the cold and flu season upon us, please refer to page 10 of our handbook to reference our policies regarding your child’s illness.  As a reminder, if your child is absent for 3 consecutive days, a physician’s note (on letterhead) must be on file for documentation.  If a child needs to have an appointment during school and cannot be … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – December 9, 2016

The Raider and Lady Raider basketball teams invite members of the Pit Crew to lunch on December 10th. Pizza and drinks in the QND cafeteria from 12:30-1:15. Wear any Pit Crew shirt and come meet your favorite Raider/ Lady Raider while enjoying some pizza. Parking Lot- New Safety Policy- As part of our New Safety Policy recommended by City Planners, we will now be blocking off College Street … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – December 2, 2016

Food Pantry- St. Francis Community Assistance I would like to thank our staff and students for contributing to our annual Thanksgiving Food Drive to help stock our Food Pantry for needy families.  The drive ran from November 14-22 and several items were collected!  Each grade (K-8) was responsible for bringing in a specific item, so a variety was collected.  We are so blessed to have an … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – November 11, 2016

Veterans’ Day: A special thank you to all of you who have served our country and dedicated your life for our freedom! 8th GRADE PARENTS/FAMILIES: Due to a recent notification from the Bishop’s Office, we will now have our Confirmation on Wednesday, May 24th at 7:00 PM. As a result, we will need to move our previously scheduled Graduation date to Tuesday, May 23rd at 7:00 PM with a reception to … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – November 4, 2016

8th GRADE PARENTS/FAMILIES: Due to a recent notification from the Bishop’s Office, we will now have our Confirmation on Wednesday, May 24th at 7:00 PM. As a result, we will need to move our previously scheduled Graduation date to Tuesday, May 23rd at 7:00 PM with a reception to follow in the Parish Center. Thank you in advance for your cooperation in this matter. DONATIONS GIVEN: The Holy Name … [Read more...]

Weekly School Newsletter – October 21, 2016

Grandparents’ Day: will be held on Thursday, Oct. 27th. The day will start with Mass at 8:30 a.m. Please meet your grandchild in the Church. If you are unable to bring a grandparent, a special person may be invited instead. 
After Mass, the students will split up and go to the Parish Hall or the Game Room. School will dismiss at 11:30 a.m. that day. Safety Reminder to Parents Please do not use … [Read more...]

St. Francis School Newsletter – October 14, 2016

Trash Bag Sales As of Monday, October 17th, we will no longer provide trash bag sales from the school office. Instead, all sales for the trash bags will be handled at the Parish Office. Customers may purchase trash bags there Monday through Friday from 8:30-4:30. There is a handicapped door entrance to the Parish Office that can be accessed by using the Elm Street Entrance. You must enter the … [Read more...]