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    Open House Dates

    Sunday, March 11th 10:00 am until noon

    Wednesday, March 14th 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm

    News and Updates

    February 20, 2018 A.D. 

    Dear Parents and Guardians,

    St. Peter School is now well into the third quarter in what has been a very fast paced but good year overall! February and March are traditionally “quieter” months during the school year, but nonetheless there will be important events going on at St. Peter School. Please review the list of important dates and events coming up and check back in with the page for updates!

    1. Feb. 20-22nd: St. Peter Parish will conduct its yearly St. Peter Triduum, culminating in the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter- be sure to check out the parish website for more information about the festivities.
    2. Stations of the Cross: every Tuesday at 1:30 for the SPS school community, beginning on Tuesday, February 20th
    3. Saturday, Feb. 24th: basketball all-star games! All day starting at 9 AM. Click here to learn more. 
    4. March 1st- First Friday, and early dismissal (faculty meeting)
    5. March 5-9th: Iowa testing, grades 2-8
    6. March 10th: PTA sponsored Irish Festival in Pastor’s Hall! Check out our Facebook page for more details and ticket info
    7. Wed., March 14th, Lenten Confessions for grades 2-8
    8. March 15th: Generation Life returns to address 7th and 8th grades concerning St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body
    9. March 19th-22nd: Middle States visitation for 7 year reaccreditation
    10. March 23rd: No School; Faith Formation Day for SPS faculty
    11. March 29th: tentative date for the Living Stations of the Cross, conducted by SPS 6th Grade (in Pastor’s Hall)
    12. March 30th: No School, Holy Thursday, beginning of Easter Recess
    13. March 30th-April 1st: Easter Triduum

    God bless,

    Mr. Saffioti, Principal

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    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
    • 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
    • St. Peter Pastor's Hall
    Irish Festival Fundraiser

    This one is for the ADULTS! Come out for this comminity-wide event to celebrate being Irish or knowing someone who is!

    • 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.