Spalding Legacy of Spirit Week

Oct. 19-23, 2015

Our special week is coming soon!

To celebrate our school, from the past to the present and into the future, we will be celebrating the spirit that has been maintained for generations at Spalding Catholic!

Monday, Oct. 19: "Legacy of Our Lady"

Students will focus on the many titles of the Blessed Virgin Mary and how she leads us to her Son.

  • 9:00 Prayer services in Alton and Granville centers.
  • 12:30-2:00 Sole Hope Service Project in Granville center (gr 3-8 + some Gehlen Catholic students)
  • 2:00-3:00 Adoration and Divine Mercy Chaplet, during the visit of Our Lady of Fatima Int'l Pilgrim Virgin statue at St. Joseph Church

Tuesday, Oct. 20: "Legacy of Our Lord"

Each class will choose one aspect of the Catholic faith to highlight, remembering the Lord's work in our school.
  • 8:15-9:15 Door Decorating (gr 3-8)

Wednesday, Oct. 21: "Legacy of Leadership"

Spalding Catholic has a strong tradition of leadership. Mark Von Arb will share how he uses leadership skills he learned at Spalding.


  • 12:00 Graduates visit
  • 12:15 Display of TSA, 4-H, and HyperStream projects
  • 1:15 Early Dismissal for Teacher In-Service

Thursday, Oct. 22: "Legacy of Mercy-We are Many, We are One"

Casual dress code for monochromatic day, to reflect the school year theme - we are all different, but together we glorify God.


• K - yellow, • 1 - white, • 2 - green, • 3 - red, • 4 - gray, • 5 - purple ,
• 6 - brown, • 7 - orange, • 8 - blue, • staff - pink

Friday, Oct. 23: "Legacy of Spartan Black and Gold"

Casual dress code-students wear as much Spartan black and gold clothing as they can.


  • 2:00-3:00 Dodgeball Tournament (gr 3-8)

Spalding Community:

Please join us for any of the Spalding Legacy of Spirit Week activities!