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    January Events

    Dear St. Peter School Community,

    Welcome to 2019! We wanted to wish all of our school families, parishioners, alumni and benefactors a very happy new year; our sincere hope is that 2019 ushers in a year of grace and blessings for all. Please take a moment and peruse dates below for important information about school happenings. The biggest item on our agenda for January is Catholic Schools Week, which begins Sunday, January 27th. We will be posting a separate itinerary of events for that week!

    • Jan. 1st:  Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God- Holy Day of Obligation
    • Jan. 2nd: school reopens
    • Jan. 4th: School Mass, feast of St. Elizabeth Seton, early dismissal (11:30, Faculty Meeting)
    • Jan. 4th: Virtus Training opportunity for school volunteers (12-3 pm in Pastor’s Hall)
    • Jan. 21st: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day- No School
    • Jan. 25th: end of second quarter
    • Jan. 27th- Feb. 1st: Catholic Schools Week festivities (separate itinerary to follow!)


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    23, Diocesan Orientation for New Teachers
    30, Faculty Orientation


    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


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


    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
    • TBD to TBD
    • Pastor’s Hall
    Candy Bingo

    Get on your PJs and join us for a fun filled night of corny jokes and sweet times.

    • 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
    • Pinsetter's: 7111 Maple Avenue Merchantville, NJ 08109
    Bowling Night

    There is not a moment to spare! The lanes are VIP reserved for our 6th to 8th graders.

    • 9:00 am to 11:00 pm
    • Boscov's
    Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends

    Support our Students! $5 Donation buys you a 25%* off coupon!

    • TBD to TBD
    • St. Peter Parking Lot
    Trunk or Treat

    It’s that time of the year again! Start looking on Pinterest for your favorite themes and costumes!