News / Events

See what's going on at St. Francis Xavier School!
COVID-19 Announcement

Important Announcement ALL MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOLS ARE TO BE CLOSED UNTIL MAY 4, 2020. This has certainly been a very difficult and trying time for Massachusetts and for the world.  We want to advise that Governor Charlie Baker has just announced that all schools (public and private) are to remain shutdown until May 4th.  Therefore, our schools will re-open on Monday, May 4, 2020, pending any further guidance …

Embrace GRACE at our annual Gala–June 19th

Mark your calendars with the new date! We look forward to ending our school year with a fundraising bash on Friday, June 19th @ The Century House! Click here for an Embrace Grace Reservation Stay tuned for more information… Full dinner & Dessert with cash bar Live, silent & Chinese auctions Raffles: $500 cash and scratch tickets! class photos and art projects Thank you for …

Come take a tour, schedule a ‘spend-a-day’, and register for 2020-2021!

Maybe you missed our Open House on Sunday, January 26th…you are always welcome to schedule a visit! If you are interested in visiting St. Francis Xavier and taking a student ambassador tour to explore your reasons for wanting to enroll your son/daughter at our school, we invite you to call or email and make an appointment.  Tours are usually given during school days between 9-11am.  …

Grades 7 and 8 –Science and Engineering Fair 2020

The Science and Engineering Fair is an exciting event that encourages students to explore a question of interest to them and to share knowledge with parents, teachers, and classmates. The educational benefits are numerous as students develop skills in writing, oral presentation, creative thinking, and problem solving.   Each 7th and 8th grade student is asked to develop a project based upon a question that they …

K-5 Nativity Concert and Pageant–Dec 19th

Our students in K-5 will help us to celebrate the Nativity of our Lord in pageant and song… Thursday, Dec 19th @ 6:30pm evening performance *Please note: This is a mandatory K-5 music performance. Christmas best attire.

Be Giving–Toy Drive, St. Nick’s Workshop and Advent families 2019

Thank you, in advance, for your continued generosity. Advent kick’s off a wonderful season of the spirit of giving for our school community.  Below are just a few ways for our school families to enter into the Spirit of St. Nick in the coming weeks: TOY DRIVE–Please put aside a few new or gently used toys for us to donate to Gifts to Give this Christmas …

All Saints Day Trunk or Treat tradition

All you saints and angels, pray for us! We are reminded through the lives of Saints that we can all strive for holiness, and that the paths to Christ are varied. Let us strive for perseverance in our daily lives to grow closer to God and reach our heavenly goal! Click here to enjoy many holy moments of this annual school event.

8th Grade hosts the annual Halloween Family Dance- Oct 25th

Sure to be a ghostly great night! Prizes for best costume…Trick or treating down the first floor hallway…fun games and raffles, and the infamous “Haunted Stage” designed and executed by our 8th grade class! Friday, Oct 25th 6:30-8:30pm Please send in your reservation form and any candy donations to help our 8th grade class have a successful fundraising event. Thank you in advance!  

Blessing of the Animals 2019

Thank you to the many families who were able to join us! Click here to enjoy a few highlights from our school’s annual Blessing of the Animals on October 4th, the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, to commemorate his love of animals and nature as gifts from God.

Family Harvest-Fest 2019!

The School Events Committee was excited to host… SFX Family Harvest-fest 2019! Saturday, September 28th from 1-3pm Games and fun for the whole family! Click here to enjoy some highlights of the event.

Hooray for Grandparents’ Day!

Celebrating the blessing of family! We are so grateful for the many Grandparents of our Kindergarten through 2nd graders who recently visited for a morning celebration that included school Mass, donut treats, bingo, and some dancing! Click here to enjoy some heart-warming memories from this wonderful annual tradition.    

Some Back to School ‘need-to-knows’ for 2019-2020

Back-to-School time! Please take the time to read the following details regarding the start of the 2019-2020 school year,  and contact the school office with any questions you may have: Click here for the August letter containing ALL beginning of school year details, and please note the following: “Drop Off” of Shared Classroom Supplies is set to take place on Tuesday – Thursday (August 20th-22nd) during summer …

Summer Packets & School Supply Lists 2019

All the grade-appropriate summer work packets and supply lists are linked below in PDF format. Please email your child’s teacher, or call the main office (508-995-4313), if you have any questions. Summer office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30am to 1:30pm (July 9th to August 22nd). Completed work and supplies are to be submitted on the first day of school. » 2019 Supply …