Falcon Newsletter 4-14-21
Principal’s Message
I hope that everyone enjoyed their Easter Celebration and Spring Break. As we prepare to have our students back on campus five days a week beginning Monday, April 19, I ask that you take some time to review the following documents so that you are prepared and ready for learning!
Important Reminders:
*School Begins at 8:00 and the gates open at 7:30
*The school day ends at 2:30 on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
*The school days ends at 1:00 on Wednesday
*The uniform policy will be enforced
*Students need to bring a lunch each day and water bottle
*Students must wear a mask at all times and should have extra ones available
*Extended Care will not be open for the remainder of the school year
Lastly, please know that registration for the 2021-2022 school year is due by Monday, April 19. If you should have any questions, please contact the school office.
Grounded in Grace,
Mrs. VanderKlugt
April Dine & Donate
Many thanks to everyone who joined us at our MOOYAH fundraiser last month! With your participation, we successfully raised $300 for our school!! Great job! This month’s Dine & Donate event will be held at CHIPOTLE on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 from 4pm to 8pm. You can order in person or online! Please see the fundraising flyer below for further details.
Thank you to all the students that have participated in the Square 1 Art Fundraiser!
Product catalogs with your child’s amazing art will be sent home Monday April 19th with Free stickers. However you can start to preview and purchase artwork online starting this Saturday April 10.
Please visit the Square 1 art website: www.square1art.com
Search for St. Francis of Assisi under the SHOP for great memories tab, type in your child’s name and access their amazing products.
Please note, if your child did NOT participate in the art project, there is still time to upload artwork. Please contact me for instructions @ 510-406-8808 / [email protected]
If you wish to purchase Mother’s Day Gifts orders must be placed April 20.
Orders will be shipped directly to your home address ( NOT to SCHOOL).
*fundraiser will support the SFA School Board Scholarship Fund!
Purchase your Tuition-for-a-Year Raffle Ticket* for the chance to win tuition for 1 child (valued at over $8,000) for the 2021-2022 school year!
1 Ticket:   $100
3 Tickets:  $250
7 Tickets:  $500
The drawing will take place Saturday, May 1 during our virtual live auction event. Need not to be present to win. Prizes will be awarded for 2nd & 3rd place.
Buy Your Raffle Tickets  HERE!
You can use the form above to order your Sweetheart Dance tickets, or you can visit our website here: SFA Sweetheart Dance.
Save the Date – Annual Online Auction!
Planning for our online auction and virtual celebration is underway! Bidding will open Wednesday, April 28 and end Saturday, May 1. We will end the auction with a live Zoom event which will include dinner, raffles, games & more. We look forward to coming together virtually to celebrate and support SFA from the comfort of home. More information will be available in the coming weeks.
SFA Drive-in Movie Night!
Join us Saturday, April 24 for our St. Francis of Assisi Drive-In Movie Night! Tickets on sale now! www.sfaconcord.org/movienight
$100 per car includes a snack pack for 4.Tickets must be purchased in advance. Limited quantities available! Place your vote HERE for which movie you would like to have shown at our movie night! Questions? email [email protected]gmail.com
SFA “FALCON PROUD” SPIRIT WEAR! The last of our Falcon Proud Spirit Wear is still available for purchase! Our remaining inventory is:T-Shirts: adult small (1) and adult large (2). Sweatshirts: youth small (2) and adult small (2). First come, first serve! Please email Sarah Watson [email protected] to purchase. $25/shirt, $35/sweatshirt or $50 for both.
Wine Donations Needed!
We are collecting wine for the Auction Wine Pull! You can EARN SERVICE HOURS for bottles valued $25 or more. Check out the donation form for more info! https://forms.gle/Zmt6jZrjWUoF12Wn8
Scrip Orders
If you are interested in purchasing SCRIP please contact Mrs. Del Prete at [email protected].
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Our Mission Statement
Inspired by our patron saint, 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 TK-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.

St. Francis of Assisi School

866 Oak Grove Road
Concord, Ca. 94518
(925) 682-5414