SAINT FRANCIS OF ASSISI BELIEF STATEMENT
We believe Saint Francis of Assisi School to be a Catholic community of believers educating every child to model Christ. We recognize our school as integral to the educational mission of the church. Working in relationship with parents, students, parish and greater community, we offer quality Catholic education for all students regardless of economic status, ethnic origin, or religious affiliation. We understand our responsibility to live the Franciscan values in order to give witness to our faith, to promote peace and justice, to nurture community within our school, and to achieve academic excellence. Through worship, gospel message, service, and Catholic values, we share the presence of Jesus with one another and strive to reveal the Christian message by knowing God, loving God, and serving God. We commit ourselves to the holistic development of each child as a unique individual in order that each person may become a caring, contributing member in today’s society, aspiring for union with God in heaven.