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    Important Happenings

    March Events

    Dear St. Peter School Community,

    March is now underway and we are into the Lenten seasons!We are also in the heart of our enrollment season so if you are considering enrolling your child in St. Peter for the 2019-2020 school year, please consider having your child “shadow” at St. Peter. If you are interested in signing your child up for this, please email Mrs. O’Callaghan, our admissions coordinator and Vice Principal at 856-665-5879. Be sure to review our March schedule below to get a feel for school activities.

    • March 1st: early dismissal, faculty meeting, First Friday School Mass. 
    • March 4th-7th: Annual Iowa Assessments
    • March 5th Chipotle Dine and Donate Affair (4-8 PM)
    • March 6th: Ash Wednesday- do not forget to Fast; prescribed days of fasting on Friday also begin for the Lenten season; 9 AM parish/school Mass
    • March 8th: St. Anthony Club meeting- bag lunches for the poor!
    • March 9th: PTA sponsored Painting with a Twist fundraiser
    • March 17th: St. Patrick’s Day!
    • March 18th-21st: Student Dress down passes (for those who contributed to the National Catholic School Day of Giving during Catholic Schools Week)
    • March 22nd PTA sponsored Skate Night 
    • March 29th: 10 AM School Mass honoring the local Knights of Columbus Council for their contribution to our school! (Founders Day for the Knights of Columbus)
    • March 23rd: St. Peter School Choir to participate in the Pueri Cantores Mass/Concert in NYC
    • March 30th NCBA Band Festival


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    News & Events


    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!