Friday News & Notes 2/14/20

~Middle School Bowling Leagues: Val Lanes is offering fun leagues for students!! Please click here for more information.

~8th Grade Girls: DCHS Cheerleading and Dance team tryouts are coming up. Click here for more details on dance. Click here for details on cheer.

~School Improvement Advisory Committe (SIAC):
SIAC *NEW EARLIER MEETING TIME*Want to have a say in the educational needs and goals of the school?? Come to a SIAC meeting!
What is SIAC?  School Improvement Advisory Committee – A group of both parents and staff that work together to ensure all parts of the school are the best they can be! This year we already have been working to get nominated for National Blue Ribbon School Program again. (We had to wait 5 years from last receipt).  We will also be looking to create a School Improvement Plan, and revamping the schools vision and mission.  
Next meeting Thursday February 27 4:00pm in the school library
This is an open committee. Any parent, staff, or community member is welcome to attend. Feel free to bring other interested parties along.

~Box Top Information: Please click here for info on how to help SFA with box tops.

~Yearbooks: Use this link to order your child’s yearbook. 2019-2020 yearbooks are now available to order! The St. Francis School code is 12546420 and the cost per book is $27.00. Yearbooks will be delivered to school in May. Please consider sharing candid photos of our students taken at school sponsored events for publication in the yearbook. Send photos to yearbook@saintfrancisschool.org.

~Parish News: Do you have a child who missed receiving their First Communion in 2nd grade? Come to the Table is a series of classes designed to prepare youth in 3rd – 8th grade for the sacraments of Reconciliation and Communion. In this preparation course, youth and their parents will learn about sacraments, forgiveness, grace, the mass, Eucharist, the life and teachings of Jesus Christ, and much more.
When: Sundays, February 23, March 1, 8, 29, and April 5
Time: 10:00 – 11:00 am, followed by 11:15 am mass
Where: Middle Conference Room
Registration for this class online: https://sfachurch.revtrak.net/.
For more information: Contact Christen Cota, Director of Faith Formation
ccota@saintfrancischurch.org
(515) 440-1030