St. Patrick Catholic School
This Week's News
Information, upcoming events and activities
October 5, 2023
Welcome Archbishop Zinkula
Our Archdiocesan Church will welcome Archbishop Zinkula as our new archbishop and leader in mid-October. This is an exciting time for our local Church. We invite your family to participate by joining one or both of the activities via livestream. Archbishop Elect Zinkula will lead a vesper service on Tuesday evening, October 17 at 6:30 pm in the Cathedral. It is open to the public and will be live-streamed. The Installation Mass will also be live-streamed on October 18 at 2:00pm. Both are available by clicking here.
Godfather's Pizza Night
Wednesday, Oct. 11th
Congrats to Mrs. Byers and her Kindergarten class! They were the September Godfather's Pizza Night winners! Our next Godfather's Pizza Night will be Wednesday, October 11th. A flyer will go home with your student this week. Bring this flyer with you to Godfather's on Wednesday Oct. 11th to help your child's class win the next pizza party!
Holiday Apparel Store
Our apparel store with Iowa Sport Supply is now open! Our holiday store will be available for online orders until November 15th. All orders must be placed by then in order to be ready in time for Christmas. There are a few new options for Charger Fridays, as well as some stocking hats for colder weather. Our online store can be found at: https://stpatrickholiday.itemorder.com/
Scholastic Book Fair
Get ready! The Scholastic Book Fair is coming our way Oct. 17 -19. It will be open for 30 minutes after school on Tuesday, Oct. 17 and during conferences Oct. 18-19.
Choosing their own books empowers kids and inspires them on their journey to becoming lifelong readers. AND—as always—every purchase at the Fair benefits our school.
Visit our Book Fair homepage to learn more and get started with eWallet and online shopping.
Last Day to Wear Shorts to School - October 31st
Fall Conferences 2023
Fall Conferences will be Wednesday, Oct. 18 and Thursday, Oct. 19. School will be dismissed at 1:30 p.m. both days. You should have received an email this past week with information for signing up for student led conferences. If you have not received this information, please contact the school office. A reminder that there will be no school for Preschool - Gr. 8, Circle of Care or Daycare on Friday, Oct. 20.
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St. Patrick School Food Bank Night
St. Patrick Catholic School has a long standing tradition of family volunteer nights at the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. Please join us on Tuesday, Oct 10th from 6-7:30pm. This is a great way also for the 5th-8th graders to complete their required service hours. We are limited to 30 spots, so if you are interested, please contact Erin Youngblut at email@example.com to register.