Ms. Monaghan's Message - Dec. 14

Challenge, Inspire, Empower, & Serve

Important Upcoming Dates

Dec. 15: St. Nick's Small Mall @ 1:30pm

Dec. 18: 3 yr. old Christmas program @ 7pm

Dec. 19: Country Hill Motors Event - TBD

Dec. 20: Preschool Christmas Program @ 7:00pm; Taize Service @ 7:00pm

Dec. 21: Skating Party; Noon Dismissal; Country Hill Motors event @2:00pm

Dec. 24 - Jan. 8: Christmas Break

St. Nick's Small Mall

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First Lego League

Last Saturday, 2 of our FLL teams led by Mr. Prim, Miss Ross, and Sr. Judy, competed in a tournament at Wyandotte High School. Both teams worked hard and performed well at this tournament, and our STEM Stallions team won the Gracious Professionalism Award and advanced to Regionals!

We are proud of all of our students and coaches who work hard to prepare for this day!

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FLL Juniors

Our FLL Juniors finished up their season this week, sharing the projects they've worked so hard on and enjoying some fun! Thank you to all of our parent volunteers who help make this experience possible for our youngest team members!
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Advent Prayer Calendar

Dec. 15: Annulment Advocates, Linens Team, Homeless, Religiously persecuted

Dec. 16: CFF Students and Families, the Sick, the needs of our city, St. Patrick Coaches

Dec. 17: CFF Catechists, Fundraising Committee, Veterans, Refugees, Summer Faith Camps

Dec. 18: CFF Helpers, School Board, Those in the Military, our Jewish brothers and sisters

Dec. 19: Pastor and Deacons, Money counters, police personnel, our protestant brothers and sister, unemployed and under employed

Dec. 20: Liturgist, Homebound Parishioners, firefighters, a spirit of tolerance and acceptance

Dec. 21: Business manager, those who visit the homebound, first responders, deceased members of our parish, men and women in building trades

St. Patrick Christmas Ornaments

Purchase for $10.00 in the School Office

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Middle School Debate Team

Parli Tournament at Grain Valley

Congratulations to the five teams that competed at the parli tournament last night at Grain Valley. There were two undefeated teams: Dennis and Tanner, finishing third and Emmerson and Alejandro, finishing second.

We are incredibly grateful to St. Pius Debate Coach, Mr. Ron Scrogham, for allowing our students this opportunity, and we are so proud of these kids for taking on something new and working so hard at it!

PE Teacher for the Day

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Coach Marin!

Country Hill Motors Gives Back

Country Hill Motors Gives Back

Thanks to our 8th grade parent, Kelly Holtzman, St. Patrick students have been invited to be a part of Country Hill Motor's Season of Giving.

On Wednesday, December 19, Country Hill Motors will be surprising 2 deserving families with amazing prizes. Our youth group and Student Council have been invited to come along and sing Christmas carols during the big reveal! If you're willing/able to drive on this day, please let Dana Nolan know at

On Friday, December 21, Country Hill Motors will be surprising 1 deserving family with the gift of a van, filled with many other wonderful items. Our students have again been invited to attend and sing Christmas carols at this wonderful event that will be held a Country Hill Motors in Merriam, KS from 2:00 - 5:00pm.

If you are willing to attend with your family, please RSVP to Kaci Monaghan at

We ask that all who attend each event wear St. Patrick Spirit Wear and Christmas hats!

St. Patrick School Christmas Program

Thank you, Ginny Balester!!

Birthdays This Week!

St. Patrick School

The mission of St. Patrick School is to develop young men and women with active and creative minds, a sense of understanding and compassion for others, and the courage to act on their beliefs. We stress the total development of each child: spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical. Encouragement is given to students to bring their lives into conformity with God's will and plan, so that He is glorified.