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 semester will be available soon! 

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.

GIVE KIDS A SMILE PROGRAM: It is that time of year again. The program will be held on February 9th, 2018, at the Adams County Health Department located at 330 Vermont in Quincy. Forms are due to the school by December 20th.  This is a free service and parents must call Candy at 228-1085 to make an appointment.

Cookie Dough:  please turn in your money to the school office as soon as possible.  Thank you for supporting this great fundraiser.  There are still a few extra tubs of dough for sale if you are interested.

Join the choirs of Quincy Notre Dame and the Parochial Music Organization for a Chistmas Choral Concert, “Christmas With Friends IX” on Monday, December 11 at 7:00 p.m. in St. Peter Church.

125 students in grades 4-12, from five Quincy parochial schools and QND, comprise the QND Concert Chorale, Mixed Chorus, Madrigal Choir, Women’s and Men’s Glees, and PMO Concert and Cadet Choirs. All ensembles are conducted by Monica Scholz and accompanied by Robert March. Free-will offerings will be gratefull acceptied at the door. For more information, visit the QND Choral Music or Parochial Music Organization Facebook pages, or

LUNCH BILLS/SERVICE HOURS: Please note that all Lunch Bills should be paid in full by December15th or at a positive balance.  And if you have any service hours that need to be logged other than Playground duty, please let the school office know so they can be counted.  Thank you for your cooperation.

  Dates To Remember                           

      Dec. 3rd: First Reconciliation at church 3:00 p.m.

      Dec. 7th: D.A.R.E. Graduation 1:15 at Parish Hall

      Dec. 8th: Harlem Wizards Assembly in the gym at 2:15

      Dec. 11th: Change Cancer Assembly at 8:30

      Dec. 11th: 5th Grade to sing at Bickford at 1:30

      Dec. 14th : Christmas Program at 6:30 in the church

      Dec. 15th: Try Day Friday 8:30 to 2:30 in cafeteria

      Dec. 19th : Christmas parties in classrooms 1:45 to 2:45

      Dec. 20th : Christmas vacation begins

      Jan.3rd: School resumes