Weekly Update

January 11, 2019 Update

Happy New Year to our school community!  We hope that you had an opportunity to enjoy the company of family and friends during the Christmas Break. A few updates for next week: Our Catholic School Council members have decided that our major school fundraiser will be a chocolate sales fundraiser.  More information will be shared

December 20, 2018 Update

When the angels went away from them into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let us go, then, to Bethlehem to see this thing that has taken place, which the Lord has made known to us.” So they went in haste and found Mary and Joseph, and the infant lying in the manger. Luke 2:15-16 A reminder

December 14, 2018 Update

            A few updates for next week: We are happy to share that our Christmas Family Night Gift Basket Raffle has resulted in a donation of $1300 will be made to Holy Cross HELPS.  We still have one unclaimed gift basket – Basket #3 “Family Fun Night” – the winning

December 7, 2018 Update

Advent prepares us for celebrating Christ’s coming in history; it calls us to consider his presence with us now in mystery, and his coming at the end of time in majesty. But what does this mean for us in our daily lives? When we think of the word “Advent”, perhaps it’s wreaths, candles, little sacrifices

November 30, 2018 Update

This weekend we celebrate the arrival of the season of Advent, which also marks the beginning of the liturgical year. Advent is a season of devout and joyful expectation. Its four Sundays highlight our desire and longing for peace, justice and unity. While Advent expresses the deep longing of all humanity for God, it also

November 22, 2018 Update

As a parent, you are your child’s first and most important teacher. St. Francis of Assisi School and our parent community have something in common: We both want your child to learn and do well.  As such, we are looking forward to great conversations and collaboration this evening, and tomorrow, during our Progress Report and

November 16, 2018 Update

Progress Reports for grades 1 to 8 and Communication of Learning for Kindergarten students will be sent home on Tuesday, November 20, 2018.  We are looking forward to our upcoming Parent-Teacher Interviews for all students at the school during the evening of Thursday, November 22, 2018, and during the day on Friday, November 23, 2018. 

November 9, 2018 Update

“Lord, make me an instrument of your peace: where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; where there is sadness, joy.” ~ St. Francis of Assisi ~ Today, our school paused to remember the tremendous

November 2, 2018 Update

“Peace is not just the absence of war. It involves mutual respect and confidence between peoples and nations. It involves collaboration and binding agreements.” St. John Paul II During the month of November, our students and staff members will reflect upon and learn how to articulate the Focus on Faith theme of Promotion of Peace,

October 26, 2018 Update

Our annual Halloween Dance for our students and staff will take place on October 31, 2018.  This year there will be no fundraising event connected to our dance.  Students are welcome to wear their costumes to school on Halloween, however, the costume must be in keeping with our Catholic values.  Additionally, students may not wear