FJVD Weekly Info...

We Live the Word!

Friday, December 7, 2018

On 11/29/18, Father John V. Doyle School students in grades 3-8 participated in Benediction, Adoration, and our first Corpus Christi Procession.

School Board invites you to the next Open Session...

The next School Board meeting will be held on Monday December 10, 2018 in the rectory conference room and the Open Session will begin at 6:30pm. Space in the conference room is limited. For seating purposes, please let Mrs. Smith know if you plan on attending. Thank you!

Lunch Menu for January 2019

Lunch Order and payment are due by December 18, 2018 @ 9am.

The Lunch Order Menu can also be found on the Parents' Page of our website!

Focus on Safety continues...

Twenty-one faculty and staff, including Father Woolley, participated in the Stop the Bleed training with Officer DiRobbio from the Coventry Police Department. This training, combined with our ALICE certification, prepares our faculty and staff to keep our students safe in an emergency situation.

In addition, we have received a full set of walkie-talkies from an anonymous donor to aid in communication during the school day. Thank you!!!

Providence Bruins offer to FJVD families!

Since the Singing Saints performed at a P-Bruins game this season, they have a special offer for FJVD families:

Come on out and celebrate the end of 2018 with $18 tickets to a Providence Bruins game! Everyone who purchases a ticket will also receive a Sports Bottle as well! There is no minimum amount of tickets needed for this group rate. Available game dates are:

Friday December 14th 7:05pm - Mini-Poster Giveaway Night

Saturday December 15th 7:05pm - Superheroes Night

Attached is a flyer with a link for families to purchase tickets online directly.

Be prepared for Snow Days & Delays by signing up for alerts from RIBA!

Snow days and delays for Father John V. Doyle School are announced through the Rhode Island Broadcasters Association. FJVD follows the Coventry public school system snow days and delays. Before Care opens at 8am on a Delay Day.

If you haven't already signed up to receive text and/or email alerts, please do so through this link... RIBA

RIBA will send text and email alerts as well as post the information on local TV and radio stations.

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Picture Retakes!

Lifetouch Picture Retake Day will be on Friday, December 14 in the morning. Please refer to your picture packet from Lifetouch for information on Retake Day. Thank you!

Yearbook Sales are Ready To Go!

Order your 2019 yearbook using the order form below

OR Online:


Code: 1866619

Silent/Live Auction Basket Donations Needed... click on the document below for information!

Join the FJVD PTO Facebook group to keep on top of all FJVD info!

The PTO would like to invite parents, teachers, and families at Father John V. Doyle School to join the PTO Facebook group! Our PTO team will maintain the group to provide an online community where families can get information about events, share volunteer opportunities, be able to ask questions, and have a chance to give your opinion through surveys and open discussions.

If you are on Facebook, please join the group at:


The FJVD PTO Team is providing a text messaging service to assist in communication of some school events and due dates. If you are interested in receiving text alerts for school events and due dates, just text the number below to get started. You do not need to download the app... just message us!

We hope to get your thoughts and feedback on this new service!

Send message to: 81010
The message is: @fjvd

RI Catholic School Parent Federation

Father John V. Doyle School needs two parent liaisons to join the Parents Federation. Please contact Mrs. Smith if you can fill this role!

The Rhode Island Catholic School Parents Federation organizes parents to assure equal opportunities for quality education to all who desire it. It is committed to educating, advocating and mobilizing Catholic school parents, public policy-makers and the public at large to ensure that Catholic school students and parents receive all the rights and privileges to which they are entitled. Its primary purpose is to maintain state and federally mandated services which include student transportation, health and special education services, textbook loans and federal entitlement grants and services. A secondary purpose is to provide parents with access to public tax funds which may include tax credits, tax deductions and educational opportunity scholarships.

For more information, call the Catholic School Office at (401) 278-4550.

About Us

The Mission of Father John V. Doyle School is to provide students with a solid, well-rounded education based on Roman Catholic Tradition.

We live the Word of God in a caring, safe, and nurturing environment.