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Irish Update

Our weekly newsletter for everything happening at St. Mary Catholic School

February 16, 2018

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St. Mary Catholic School Spring Book Fair

March 5th–March 9th

Come! Sit! Read!

A dog themed Book Fair!

St. Mary Catholic School is introducing new Preschool options for next school year.  Preschool 3 (P3) will be a two day a week program, on Thursday’s and Friday’s.  There will be a half day or a full day option for P3.  Also, a new Preschool 4 (P4) will be held on Monday’s, Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s, this will also offer a half day or full day option for P4.  Our PreKindergarten program will remain the same, a full day, 5 day per week program.  The new preschool programs will offer a stair step program to our full day PreK and Kindergarten.   Please help spread the word about our new Preschool programs.  Please direct interested parties to Mrs. Bradley at or have them call the school office to schedule a tour and obtain registration information.

Save the Date and Notes

February 19: President’s Day, No School



March 2: Stations of the Cross

Stations of the Cross with Bishop Monforton, Basilica.  Time TBA

March 25: Elementary Sports Banquet

The elementary sports banquet will be held on Sunday, March 25th at 5:00 PM in the Parish Center.

February 23: All School Mass

 9:15 AM All School Mass/Gym


March 5–9: Spring Scholastic Book Fair

March 26: 5th and 6th Grade Social Studies Fair

February 26: Dress Down Day


March 7: First Communion Parent Meeting

7:00 PM First Communion Parent Meeting, Basilica Social Hall.

March 29–April 6: Easter Break

February 27: Science Fair

Science Fair, Grades 7 and 8. 5:00 PM

March 14: Diocesean Tournament of Truth


April 21: Spring Forward 5K Race

February 27: First Reconciliation Dinner/Service

1st Reconciliation, 2nd grade/Basilica. 6:00 PM dinner, 7:00 PM Service.

March 14: Kindergarten Screening

More information in next week’s edition of the Irish Update.

Congratulations to our girl’s Junior High basketball team on a very successful season! 

February 28–March 6: IOWA Testing

Please be mindful of scheduling appointments or be absent from school on these dates.

March 15–16: No School