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Back to School Planning for 2020-2021

We are pleased that St. Francis Xavier School will be able to welcome our students back to school full-time, on-site, to kick-off the 2020-2021 school year (if it is safe to do so)! Click here to view a short video on how our school team is working together to prepare for a safe return to school in the Fall.  Monday, July 6th–We met with our …

Summer Packets & Student Supply Lists 2020

All the grade-appropriate summer work packets and school 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 (Jul 7 – Aug 27). » Preschool Student Supply Lists: PS3 Student Supply List PS4 Student Supply List » K – …

Embrace GRACE through our reinvented VIRTUAL Gala–now August 20th

Mark your calendars for a historic event! Looking forward to celebrating the grace that has brought us through our (not-your-average) school year. We have re-envisioned what this “event” normally looks like and hope you can join us for a VIRTUAL GALA! Stay tuned…more details to follow, as we get closer to the date: Thursday, August 20th @ 6:30pm Sneak peeks of items up for bid …

Registration OPEN for the Fall of 2020-2021…apply ONLINE!

Explore your reasons for wanting to enroll your son/daughter at our school. We look forward to getting to know you and sharing with you what makes our school community special!  Please email and make an appointment today. Applications for the 2020-2021 school year (Preschool 3 and 4 year olds through Grade 8) are available online.  Please click to  visit our admissions page if you wish …

Remote Learning 2020: Guided By Our Compass Points

Videos, Zoom calls, Google Classrooms and Online Learning became the new reality for our school! Our teachers (Preschool through Gr. 8) hit the ground running March 17th to adjust their curriculum to distance learning strategies that reinforce old and introduce new content for our students. It was God’s Grace and the patience and understanding of our families that supported us as we navigated these uncharted …

COVID-19 UPDATE

Important Announcement ALL MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOLS ARE TO BE CLOSED UNTIL THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR PER GOVERNOR’S ORDERS. April 21, 2020 Hello St.  Francis Xavier families, By now, you have most likely heard Governor Baker’s announcement to close both private and public schools in MA throughout the remainder of the school year.  Please know that our faculty and staff share in the tremendous amount …

Celebrate the 50 Days of Easter!

He has risen, as He said! ALLELUIA! Best wishes for a wonderful Easter filled with the joy of the Resurrection, and hope in the promise of everlasting life! Hoping to be reunited soon! God bless you all. ~Your St. Francis Xavier School family Click here for a very special Easter greeting from our school staff! Please share with your children…. We miss them so much! #Godsgrace #enoughforus …

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.

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