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    Move Up Day to Pre-K and Kindergarten

    Our Pre-K 4 students are moving up to Kindergarten on May 24th from 9:00 – 10:30 am.  All students entering Kindergarten in the fall are invited to join us!

    New and interested Pre-K students are also invited to spend the morning with our Pre-K teachers. Snacks will be provided for all students.

    Parents are invited to stay for refreshments and a Q & A session in our Art Room with administrators.

    Click here to register!

    News and Updates

    April 16, 2018 A.D. 

    Dear Parents and Guardians,

    St. Peter School is now into the fourth quarter in what has been a very fast paced but good year overall! There are a lot of activities, class trips, and sporting events between now and the end of the year! 

    1. April 9th: School resumes from Easter Recess
    2. April 13th: Generation Life Presentation on the virtue of Chastity (7th and 8th Grade)
    3. April 16th-20th: PTA sponsored Book Fair
    4. April 17th: Annual Parent CAP meeting (informational) for parents of grades K, 4, and 8.
    5. April 17th: 8th Grade Confirmation Retreat
    6. April 18-20th: Annual CAP  workshops for grades K, 4, and 8.
    7. School Masses: April 20th (6th grade) and 27th (5th grade)
    8. April 22nd: Family Tea and Fashion Show (2-4 pm)
    9. April 25th and 29th: Open House
    10. April 27th: Penn Relays
    11. April 28th: First Communion Retreat 9:45-11:45
    12. Annual Egg Drop (8th grade Art Class): Monday April 30th from 1-2 pm
    13. May 1, 2, and 3: First Communion practices in Church 4:30-5:30
    14. May 5: First Communion Mass 10:30-11:45
    15. May 6: May Procession (children gather at 2:40 in the school)
    16. May 8th: Confirmation Rehearsal CANDIDATES ONLY in church, 6:30-7:30
    17. May 11th: PTA Sponsored annual Race for Education 
    18. May 12th: Confirmation Rehearsal Candidates AND Sponsors in church 2-3pm
    19. May 14th: 8th grade Confirmation


    God bless,

    Mr. Saffioti, Principal

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

    Thank You To Our Race For Education Sponsors!

    Grand Sponsors: Comegno Law Group, P.C., Cosello Construction, Decker’s Hardscaping & Landscaping, Inc., P.J. Whelihan’s Pub + Restaurant
    Patron Sponsors: A.C. Transmissions, Flynn and O’Hara, Smith Electric
    Friend Sponsors: Cantor Novak Beaver and Pike, PC, Gaskill Brown Funeral Home, Pennsauken Public Works AFSCME, Ronnie McLaughlin Dance Studio, TNT Pest Control

    Watch Our Latest Promotional Video!

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

    News & Events


    24, Diocesan Orientation for New Teachers
    30, Faculty Orientation


    4, Labor Day, No School
    6, FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL, Grades 1-8- 11:30 dismissal, Kindergarten Welcome 9-11AM, Pre-K Orientation 6:30 PM
    7, FULL DAY K-8; Pre-K Welcome 9-11 AM
    8, Pre-K Classes Begin
    14, Back To School Night Grades 5 through 8, 6:00 PM
    18, NO SCHOOL- Teacher In-Service
    21, Back To School Night Grades Pre-K through 4, 6:00 PM


    6, Early Dismissal, 11:30 AM, Teacher Meeting
    27, NO SCHOOL- Teacher In-Service


    1, NO SCHOOL - All Saints Day, Holy Day of Obligation
    3, Early Dismissal, 11:30 AM, Teacher Meeting
    10, End of First Marking Period
    22, Parent/Teacher Conference
    23-24, NO SCHOOL Thanksgiving Recess
    • 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Chipotle 818 Haddonfield Road, Cherry Hill
    Chipotle Fundraiser

    Come in to the Chipotle at 818 Haddonfield Road in Cherry Hill on April 10th between 4:00pm and 8:00pm.

    • Varies
    • St. Peter School & Online
    Spring Book Fair

    Please make plans to visit our Scholastic Book Fair and be involved in shaping your child’s reading habits.

    • 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • St. Peter Pastor's Hall
    Family Tea & Fashion Show

    Nibble on finger sandwiches and assorted cookies and enjoy beautiful fashions modeled
    by our 8th grade class.

    • 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM
    • Merchantville Running Path
    Race for Education

    Support SPS by being a sponsor!