Dear Crusader Families,
Below is information regarding upcoming events, Open House, and a Crusader Care opportunity.
If there are any questions, please contact the school office.
Welcome Tuition Scholarships
There will be (250) $1000 tuition scholarships available to incoming preschool and kindergarten students.
To be eligible, the student(s) must be the first child in their immediate family to attend a Catholic school.
Each family must complete an application, beginning on January 24, as well as the FACTS Grant and Aid application.
These scholarships will be awarded on a first come, first serve basis.
Fr. Bernie Update
There will be No School on Monday, January 17 to honor Martin Luther King Jr.
St. Francis de Sales's Feast day is Monday, January 24. We will celebrate with an All School Mass at 9:00 a.m. The Kindergarten class will be preparing the Mass.
January 30- February 5
More information will be coming home regarding Catholic Schools Week. Each day of the week has a theme. There are some fun activities planned for the week. One of the fun activities is the Family Ornament Workshop. Please read below regarding additional information about the workshop.
January 30- February 5
Family Ornament Workshop
The Family Ornament Workshop is scheduled for Monday, January 31.
The family activity will be to make ornaments together.
The whole family will be able to do the workshop together. Once the family time has ended, the students will return to the classroom. The schedule for the family time remains the same. Please see the schedule below:
- 9:00-9:45- Family names beginning with A-C
- 10:00-10:45- Family names beginning with D-G
- 11:00-11:45- Family names beginning with H-K
- 12:00-12:45- Family names beginning with L-M
- 1:00-1:45- Family names beginning with N-Sh
- 2:00-2:45- Family names beginning with Sk-Z
The workshop will be in the cafeteria.
Since the workshop will be the entire day, the students will be eating lunch in the classroom.
Lunch Menu: Cheeseburger and/or Hot Dog with Fruit, Chips and a Juice Box/Water.
Thank you so much for the generous Christmas gift. We have such wonderful families here at SFDS. I feel quite blessed to interact with your children during their library time.
If you would like to volunteer in the library, please click on the link below.
Happy New Year!
The Joyful Noise Children's Choir had an awesome December. It was busy and the children worked very hard to make our Christmas celebration wonderful! Remember that we will be accepting new members all year long and any parishioner in grades 3-8 is welcome!
Please watch the Crusader Chronicle for reminders about our schedule and enroll your student at the link below.
Our next date will be January 16 @ the 11:00 a.m. Mass.
If you would like more information, please contact Elizabeth Vessell through the parish office at 513-932-2601 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Currently, we have social media graphics being advertised to specific audiences on Facebook. Some flyers will be printed to share in the community. If you would like to help us spread the word, please share any of the graphics below.
Thanks for all of your help promoting St. Francis de Sales School!
Crusader Care- Job Opening
Candidates will be paid $15 per hour.
Candidates will be required to obtain fingerprints, a background check, and be current with Safe Parish, prior to starting the position. Candidates will assist with crafts, games, etc. as well as supervision and general care of students.
Interested candidates should contact Sarah Bitzer, Principal at the following: email@example.com