Weekly School Newsletter – January 25, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS RIGHT TO LIFE CONTEST WINNERS! Congratulations to the following St. Francis students who recently placed the in the overall judging for the Right to Life Contest. St. Francis is so proud of you! 4th Grade Poster Division: Sam Hea – Honorable Mention Essay Contest: Katherine Bickhaus – 1st Place Renee Cafun – 2nd Place READ TO SUCCEED Read to Succeed began on Tuesday, … [Read more...]

Families In Christ Gathered At The Table – Fuel For The Journey

Families in Christ Gathered At the Table Fuel for the Journey Sponsored by the Quincy Catholic Parishes Funded by a grant from the Harvest of thanks, springtime of hope, Diocese of Springfield in Illinois. The journey of life is a wondrous, confounding, exhausting and meaning-filled trek. God wants to fill us and fuel us as we travel on our path. Parents, Join Tom Quinlan for a personal … [Read more...]

Weekly School Newsletter – January 18, 2013

READ TO SUCCEED We will begin the Read to Succeed program on Tuesday, January 22nd until Friday, February 22nd. Students are required to complete six hours of reading to receive a ticket to Six Flags. Please contact the office if you would like more information. HOME AND SCHOOL MEETING Our next HSA meeting will be Tuesday, January 22nd at 7:00 p.m. in the Tuesday Club Room. There are several … [Read more...]

Weekly School Newsletter – January 11, 2013

WELCOME BACK AND HAPPY 2013! We are off to a good start to 2013. We would like to welcome a new student. He is in Mrs. Wiemelt’s first grade class. His name is Max Frericks. His brother Sam is in Mrs. Babyak’s fifth grade class. Welcome Max! THANKS TO OUR STUDENTS AND PARENTS The faculty and staff would like to thank the students and parents of St. Francis School for all of your generosity … [Read more...]

State of the Parish Address – January 6, 2013

State of the Parish Address 1/6/13 It was 30 years ago, sometime in the summer of 1983,when I bought this stole/vestment in the little town where Jesus was born. Many people go to Bethlehem and to the Holy Land to get closer to Jesus. And today we celebrate Epiphany - the manifestation of Jesus - the making known to the world his presence and his identity as the Messiah. When I came to St. … [Read more...]