SFA Digital Backpack

This digital backpack is where we post information for school-sponsored activities and non-profit organizations electronically for families.  Check back often as new posts are added weekly!

Spirit Wear – Tuesday, December 14th

St. Francis of Assisi or DCHS spirit shirt can be worn on spirit wear day. Spirit wear must be worn with uniform pants.

Spelling Bee Contest

Knights of Columbus are having a spelling bee contest for 4th grade through 7th grade. The deadline to enter the contest is Wednesday, January 19th. The contest will be held at St. Francis of Assisi, Sunday, January 23rd at 1:30 pm. Below are informational links 

Chess Club Tournament

There will be a Chess Club Tournament starting Jan 21st and run for 3 sessions ending on Feb 4th.  Trophies will be awarded for all 3 age divisions.


Coming together once a week for 12 weeks, people from every walk of life explore the big questions in a friendly, open and non-judgmental environment. Plenty of care goes into creating a comfortable and welcoming space, open to all. Each week includes a time to 

Holiday Fun!

Student Ambassadors are sponsoring a door decorating contest and daily holiday dress days. Please click on the links for more information.

BID4thekids VIP Tables

BID4thekids VIP tables are for 10 people, they include your ticket for the auction, special seating, better wine selection at your table, a special extra dessert, and the ability to sit with who you want!  The cost is $1000 per table, you can split this 

December Mission Awareness

December’s Mission Day will be  Friday, December 17th The 5th grade class we will be collecting Toiletry Items for Connection Café and WDM Human Services. Please click here for a list of items

2022 Middle School Weight Training (7th & 8th grade only) For All Athletes

Dowling Catholic High School will again offer our weight training readiness program to 7th and 8th graders this coming January. We have changed some of the format to entice more female athlete participation. The females will work separately from the boys, with their own time slot. 

St. Francis of Assisi Boy’s Basketball 6-8 grade

Please click on this link to sign up your 6-8 grade son for St. Francis Basketball this season. Cost is $65 and will be billed through your FACTS account if your child is a student at SFA school. If your child does not attend SFA 

Catholic Youth Camp

Wondering why so many of our families choose to send their kids to Catholic Youth Camp?  Do you want to invest in faith and fun? CLICK HERE  to see what all the buzz is about! For students entering 3rd grade through Seniors in High School during the