A Year in the Life of a St. Francis Student

A Virtuous Summer

During Summer, students practice what they have been learning at school >>> the pursuit of VIRTUE!

Feast of St. Francis

October brings a fitting celebration for our patron, St. Francis!

First Outdoor Procession

In October, on the Feast of the Exaltation, we have our first outdoor Procession!


In late October, students walk to raise money for our school!

All Saints Day

In lieu of of focusing on Halloween, on November 1st, our students dress up as their favorite saint!

Grandparent's Day

In late November, on the Monday before Thanksgiving, we invite our grandparents and special friends to Holy Mass and to see our classrooms!

Christmas Pageant

In late December, we dress up in our “Sunday Best” to remember the birth of Our Lord!

Catholic schools week

In January, we celebrate St. Francis School with academic games, an Open House, and family-fun snow tubing!


Each year, we pause to recognize the incredible families that make up our good school!

Winter wonder

In the bleak mid-winter, we have our Science Fair and a number of seasonal favorites such as snow shoeing, sledding, ice fishing, and igloo building!

Natural science

Throughout the year, our one-of-a-kind Natural Science class affords opportunities for enrichment in every season!

Teacher Appreciation

In May, we recognize our wonderful teachers for the sacrifices they continue to make to show our children what is good,  true, and beautiful!

May Crowning & Sheep Shearing

In the middle of May, students crown Our Blessed Mother and our sheep celebrate with a yearly haircut!

field day

In early June, before school lets out for the summer, we have an incredibly fun Field Day! 


With heavy hearts, in early June, we bid adieu to our Sixth Grade!

Golf Tournament & Auction

In mid-June, during summer break, we rally together with Father Jeff for a round of golf!