St. Malachy Minute

September 5

St. Malachy Preschool is closed Sept 6 - We had an unexpected PD day planned for our Teachers and Associates


School Mass Schedule

September 11 - 9:15 - 6th Grade

September 18 - 9:30- 5th Grade

September 25 - 9:30 - 4th Grade

October 2 - 8:50 - Rosary 8th Grade

October 2 - 9:15 - School Prayer Service - Teachers

Did you sign up for our Spanish Club?

We must have at least 5 students in each course in order for it to continue.

The Learning Center Open House

Saturday, Sep. 28th, 11am

1715 West Prairie Street

Creston, IA

Are you signed up to pay tuition online?

All families must have an online account with FACTS tuition. If you do not have this set-up and need assistance please contact Kim Coen

Creston Color Run

Sunday, Sep. 29th, 2pm

600 McKinley Street

Creston, IA

Join us at our annual Color Run sponsored by St Malachy PTO. There will be a fun run and 5K again this year! Fun Run will 3 color stations, 5K will have 5 color stations!

Band Display Night

Is your child interested in band? Join us in the music room at 6:30 on September 5 to try out instruments and get your child's new instrument from Reiman's Music. This is for students in grades 4-8.

September PTO Meeting

Thursday, Sep. 19th, 6pm

403 West Clark Street

Creston, IA

Join us for our September Meeting

St. Malachy - McKinley Park Day - September 19

On September 19 students in grades K-8 are going to spend the day at McKinley Park. This is a day of being active outside and building relationships. Students will tour the Historical Village and have a picnic lunch. Other activities will include, fishing, frisbee golf, soccer & canoeing.

Jan Lesan and Kathy Ralston are coordinating this event. They are needing about 8-10 more volunteers for the day.

The time frame will be roughly 9-1:45, and you’ll need to pack a sack lunch. Parents and/or Grandparents if you would like to volunteer please contact Kathy Ralston or Jan Lesan!

Where is the calendar?

We will not be sending home a paper calendar this year. Please go to for all your calendar needs. Consider subscribing to our calendar, it will directly import into your cell phone or PC calendar.
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School Closed:


Sept 20- All Students PK-8

A huge thanks to these donors:

Laurel Burgmaier - For purchasing the rest of our safety cameras for our campus

The Kilborn Family - For purchasing and installing our new soccer nets

Jacquie Eblen - For providing our much-needed landscaping clean up before school started

Larry Cimock - For completing some very important handyman jobs around the school. We especially love our new bookbag hooks in the middle school hallway

Student Shout Outs...

We are starting a new thing this year called Student Shout Outs. These are notes completed by faculty and staff highlighting the great things we see happening at STM. If you see an STM kid doing great things outside of school. Let Mrs. Simmons know and she will add them to the Shout Outs.

Here we go!

Matthew W. - He was very polite during lunch

Mallory W. - She has been very welcoming to the new Kindergarten students

Tristan E. - For helping the teachers take out the trash after the school picnic

Caden S.- For helping the teachers take out the trash after the school picnic

Jace P - He helped solve the 5th grade Chromebook Problem. Yay, we have power!