VOLUNTEER

ALL volunteers are REQUIRED to complete the Virtus Online training course and must be fingerprinted within the Diocese.  You may access the Virtus Online system via the link below.  Please reach out to Judy Delucchi, jdelucchi@csdo.org, for information about fingerprinting.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten Sneak Peek – REGISTER HERE!

January 24 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Catholic Schools Week

January 27 - February 2

Catholic Schools Week – Family Mass

January 27 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

SFA School Open House

January 27 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Higher Education Day

January 30

Spelling Bee

January 31 @ 10:30 AM

THIS WEEK AT SFA WEEKLY NEWSLETTER

This Week At St. Francis


THIS WEEK AT 
ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI SCHOOL 
     December 16, 2018          


Breakfast with Santa 
THANK YOU

Many thanks go out to Scott McCarthy, Anna Holler and all of the volunteers for a successful Breakfast with Santa event!! Together with the yummy food, raffle tickets, hot cocoa bar, arts & crafts, community fellowship and Santa Claus, the morning was fun-filled. 

Thank you to all of the families that supported the event as well. God bless each of you!
yummy decorated christmas cookies spell out merry christmas.
Don't Forget to Order your Xmas Show Video!!!
BAY AREA CRISIS NURSERY

5th GRADE IS HOSTING A $2 FREE DRESS DAY AND A TOY DRIVE TO BENEFIT THE BAY AREA CRISIS NURSERY!
The toy drive will run from Wednesday November 28th- December 20th. 
The boxes will be outside of the front office to drop off NEW, UNWRAPPED toys!

The $2 free dress day will be Wednesday, December 12th! 
It will be Christmas free dress, so please wear red, green, or anything Christmas related!

WE ENCOURAGE EVERY STUDENT TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS SERVICE LEARNING PROJECT.
DONATION OF $2 CAN BE BROUGHT TO YOUR CHILD'S CLASSROOM.
** STUDENTS MUST FOLLOW PROPER FREE DRESS ATTIRE**
December 18th
Tuesday
All School Mass
8:30 am

December 19th
Wednesday
SFA Christmas Show
Afternoon Performance
1:30 pm
SFA Church

December 20th
Thursday
SFA Christmas Show
Evening Performance
7:00 pm
SFA Church

December 20th
Friday
Christmas Break Begins

January 7th 
2019
School Resumes
7:55 am
Want 20% off at Sports Basement?  
See below for details!!!
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM DVD ORDERS!
 
 
To get your copy of this year's Christmas program fill out an order form and submit with payment to the office. 
(Make checks payable to SFA PACE).
 If you have questions, please email  djthaber@sbcglobal.net.
 
The Christmas Program Video was not offered at this year's Falcon Fair, so this is the ONLY way to order your copy. Don't wait!!
 
click below link for:

Have info for a Falcon Blast...? 
St. Francis of Assisi School Holiday Shopping Party at Sports Basement
   
Friends and families of SFA will not only receive 20% off their in store purchase, but Sports Basement will also donate % of 
total sales back to our school!  

This WEEK long event is valid ALL DAY LONG at all ten 
Bay Area Sports Basement stores.  
No flyers needed, simply mention you'd like to support SFA 
at the time of purchase.

Support SFA by Shopping 
at Amazon!
 
Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten Sneak Peek

Join us for an Open House
Thursday, January 24, 2019
6:30- 7:30pm
Check-in 6:00pm
Presentation 6:30-7:30pm

Principal, TK/K teachers, speciality teachers, and parent representatives will be in attendance to discuss SFA's many school programs, and answer any questions. 

Reservations requested, please RSVP to the school office.
This is an adult only event. 
925-682-5414 or pcalton@csdo.org
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extensions granted.

Click on the link below to submit:   Communications@sfaconcord.org
HELP RAISE FUNDS FOR SFA!
SFA SCHOOL HOLIDAY BREAK OFFICE HOURS

The school office will be closed from Monday December 24, 2018 
through Thursday January 3, 2019

School Office will reopen on Friday January 4, 2019
hours: 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

 Mission Statement:
Inspired by our patron, St. Francis of Assisi, in collaboration with the Parish, community, parents, and students, our school celebrates an environment which is dedicated to providing quality faith-based Catholic education in a safe and nurturing environment for students in grades K-8. Our value-centered academic programs empower the students  with the skills to be faith-filled people, life-long learners and problem solvers, globally responsible citizens, and effective communicators. 


Excellence in Catholic Education

St. Francis of Assisi School

860 Oak Grove Road
Concord, Ca. 94518