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  • Pre-K Playground & Mister Softee Night

    Thursday, July 19th from 5:30-6:30 

    Join us for some playground fun! Meet our teachers & make new friends before school starts in September! All families are welcome!

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    News and Updates


    Summer Office Hours

    Monday through Thursday

    8:00 AM until noon

    First Days of School

    Wednesday, September 5
    First Day for Grades 1-8 – 11:30 Dismissal
    Kindergarten Welcome from 9-11 am
    Pre-K Orientation at 6:30 pm

    Thursday, September 6
    Full Day for Grades K – 8
    Pre-K Welcome from 9-11 am

    Friday, September 7
    Pre-K Begins – 11:20 Dismissal
    Full Day for Grades K-8

    Aspiring Principal Michael Amelung (Grade K) Practices Dismissal Prayers!

    Watch Our Latest Promotional Video!

    SPS 8th Grade Greets Students at College of Sacred Heart of Mary (Fatima, Portugal)

    News & Events

    August

    23, Diocesan Orientation for New Teachers
    30, Faculty Orientation

    September

    3, Labor Day, No School
    5, FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL, Grades 1-8- 11:30 dismissal, Kindergarten Welcome 9-11AM, Pre-K Orientation 6:30 PM
    6, FULL DAY K-8; Pre-K Welcome 9-11 AM
    7, Pre-K Classes Begin, Pre-K Dismissal at 11:20, Full Day for K-8
    13, Back To School Night Grades 5 through 8, 6:00 PM
    20, Back To School Night Grades Pre-K through 4, 6:00 PM

    October

    5, Early Dismissal, 11:30 AM, Teacher Meeting
    22, NO SCHOOL- Teacher In-Service

    November

    1, NO SCHOOL - All Saints Day, Holy Day of Obligation
    2, Early Dismissal, 11:30 AM, Teacher Meeting
    9, End of First Marking Period
    21, NO SCHOOL - Parent/Teacher Conference
    22-23, NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Recess