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Thankful For Our Students

Teachers and staff at St. Francis of Assisi School share why they are thankful for their students! 

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Kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast

The kindergartner students held their Thanksgiving Feast today. Students all brought food to contribute to the Feast. They participated in five different centers and then had their feast. A fun time was had by all! Please click HERE for some fun photos!

Student Council Sponsored Theme Day

Our Student Council sponsored a theme day at the end of first quarter. Students and staff were encouraged to come 'dressed as your favorite saint'. Our fourth graders represented a wide variety of 'favorites'!

Can You Escape?

Our sixth graders participated in an escape room challenge! Using the skills from their geometry and measurement unit, teams solved problems to unlock the codes! Did they beat the Math Measurement Master?!?!

Eighth Grade Student Visit Cub Foods

St. Francis of Assisi School eighth grade students visited Cub Foods to collect items for  the Ben Franklin Backpack Thanksgiving project with Church of the Resurrection, and the Resource Room Re-Stocking Project with St. Francis of Assisi Parish (personal and household items).

First and Eighth Grade Buddies Get to Know Each Other

The first graders met their eighth grade buddies met. The buddies did a get-to-know-you activity to learn a little bit about each other's interests and favorite things. The buddies are looking forward to a fun year together!  Please click HERE for some pictures of the memorable event!

Preschool Halloween Fun

Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern big and round
Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern touch the ground
Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern up and down
Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern turn around 
Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern wiggle, wiggle, 
Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern giggle, giggle, 
Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern way up high
Jack O Lantern,
Jack O Lantern wave good bye

Kindergarten Halloween Fun

St. Francis of Assisi School kindergarten students celebrated Halloween by dressing up in scarecrow costumes.  

Grandparents Day

St. Francis of Assisi School invited grandparents for an afternoon of entertainment and fun!  Always a memorable event!  Thanks to all of our grandparents for making this day so special!  Please click HERE for more Grandparent Day pictures.

Second Grade Introduces the November Virtue of Friendship

St. Francis of Assisi School second graders introduced our November Virtue of Friendship.

Kindness Retreat

The fifth grade students from St. Francis of Assisi, Holy Spirit and St. John the Evangelist Schools gathered at Pax Christi to experience a Kindness Retreat facilitated by Youth Frontiers.  

Support for Puerto Rico

The devastation of the hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico impacted relatives of one of our school families. Dr Onelis Quirindongo shared the story of her childhood home and the effect of the storms on our brothers and sisters. Students are making cards and writing letters to bring joy, color and support into the lives of the students at Colegio San Conrado,  K-12 Catholic School. 

Robotics

St. Francis of Assisi School junior high students have begun working on their LEGO Robotics projects with our wonderful IBM volunteers, Mr. Hessler and Mr. Albertson. Sixth grade students are learning how to program the robots to navigate a maze and our advanced group is learning how to use gears to generate speed. Hard work and fun on Tuesday and Thursday mornings! 

Kindergarten Students Visit the Fire Station

The Kindergartners learned a lot about fire safety on their field trip to the fire station.

Kindergarten and Sixth Grade Buddy Bingo

Kindergarten students enjoyed a few games of bingo with their sixth grade buddies.  Fun was had by all!

Firefighters Visit Second Grade

Firefighters visited our second grade students during National Fire Prevention Week.Students learned fire safety and enjoyed their tour of the fire truck!  

Chromebook Discovery Night for Sixth Grade

St. Francis of Assisi School invited sixth graders and their parents to spend an evening at school discovering how the Chromebook is supporting our learning!

Overlapping Hands

Father Cook shared with us a beautiful prayer using your hands... our Overlapping Hands art project reminds us "Jesus, I trust in You; You Did It for Me." 

RCS Launches New Eagle!

Rochester Catholic Schools had a special half-time presentation for our fans at the Homecoming football game -  our new Eagle logo was revealed for the first time!

Kindergarten Students to Northwoods Orchard

Great kindergarten field trip to Northwoods Orchard. We learned all about apples, did a corn maze and pet the animals. What a beautiful day!

Introducing the Virtue of 'Charity' for October

The month of September has flown by and we turn our attention to the virtue for October - Charity. Charity is defined as 'loving God with all your heart, mind and strength and your neighbor as yourself'. This week at our all school class meeting, fifth  grade students taught us a small bit about the stories of St. Gertrude, St. Vincent de Paul and Venerable Laura Vicuna. 

Kindergarten and Sixth Grade Buddies Meet

Kindergarten and sixth grade buddies met this week. They shared about themselves with each other and then shared a snack of homemade applesauce that the kindergarten students made.

Kindergarten Family Picnic

The rainy weather did not deter our Kindergarten Families from coming together for a great beginning of the year picnic. We had a full house!

St. Francis Third Annual Family Fun Run

Please register today for the Third Annual St. Francis Family Fun Run at 9:00 am on Saturday, October 7th, 2017. We are excited to announce that this year, our 5K event will be a timed event!

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