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Visit our NEW Online School Spirit Wear Store for ‘Frankie gear’

Have you checked out the new Spirit Wear? Please click here to view our “School Spirit wear Store” and make purchases! Items will make great Christmas gifts! ***Please note that student spirit wear is for days designated as Spirit Wear Days and should not be considered part of the gym uniform. Acceptable gym shirts are gray and have either the SFX school logo, or the Runnin’ …

CYO Girls and Boys Basketball Gr. 4-8

We are pleased to be able to offer the parish CYO Basketball Program for our BOYS and GIRLS in Grades 4-8! CYO Coach and Practice Breakdown:  Coaches will be reaching out via text/email to their registered player families with up to the minute schedule shifts and/or reminders, the the general breakdown is as follows: C teams are grades 4-6 A teams are grades 7-8 2021 …

Our Ongoing Action Plan for 2021-2022

Our Ongoing Action Plan… Mask Policy – updated as of October 29, 2021 The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has recently announced the extension of the mask mandate for all students aged 5 years and above as well as for all teachers, staff, and visitors (regardless of vaccination status) until January 15, 2022. Our Catholic schools have been open since the beginning of September, and we have been …

Alumni Memorial Mass-Nov 23rd

On Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, a Mass of Remembrance will be celebrated for the deceased members of our school family. St. Francis Xavier School has provided a foundation of solid faith and excellent academics for many students throughout the years. It is with grateful and prayerful hearts that we offer a special Mass for our faithfully departed faculty, staff, and alumni. How to be involved: Please send …

Come to our Vendor Fair–Saturday, Nov 6th

Our first event of the 2021-2022 school year! Our traditional Vendor and Craft Fair, which has not taken place since the fall of 2019 is back again! This much loved and well attended event features local vendors and crafters who will showcase their amazing products, while providing a wonderful opportunity for some early Christmas shopping! Due to our desire to provide the safest environment for …

Halloween Family Dance 2021

Halloween Family Dance    Presented by the Class of 2022 When: Friday, October 29, 2021 (rain date: Saturday, October 30, 2021) Where: ST. FRANCIS XAVIER SCHOOL Time: 6:00-8:30pm  Ticket Prices:  $5 per person  or  $15 for a family of 3 or more *kids under the age of 3 get in free! (Your name will be added to the guest list.)   What to expect:  The Halloween …

Welcome Father Ryan Healy for the 2021-2022 School Year

Transitions go into effect August 18th Click here for a farewell message from Father Williams. The announcement of the transfer of Father Williams has become a bittersweet reality for our school community. We will certainly miss Father Williams, and are grateful for the past 4 years we have enjoyed with him as a part of our school community!  It was very nice of Father Williams …

Some need-to-knows for 2021-2022

August is here… it is time to begin preparing for our return to school! If you haven’t done so already, it is time to “get moving” with SUMMER PACKETS & PURCHASING OF SUPPLIES! CLICK HERE for quick access to our school website for all that you need to accomplish this task and check it off your list! PLEASE NOTE: We will be opening our school …

Summer Packets & Student Supply Lists 2021

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 6 – Aug 26). » K – Grade 8 Summer Reading Lists: Summer Reading Titles » 2021 Summer Work Packets …

Check out our Virtual Open House

Thank you for your interest in our wonderful Preschool through Grade 8 school community! Traditionally we welcome new families at our Open House at registration time each year for student-led tours; and invite students to spend-a-day.  Given the current reality, that is unfortunately not possible. We wanted to connect with potential families in a way that gives you a sense for our school community as …

Come Glow in the Dark on Thursday, August 12th

As we are all well aware, the 2020-2021 school year was quite a ride! Amidst all of the guidelines and challenges, our school families were and continue to be incredibly supportive and grateful for our parish school… we have SO much to celebrate and be thankful for! It is with great excitement that St. Francis Xavier School announces our 9th Annual Gala and Auction,  Glow in the …

Register online to enter our waitlist!

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!  Check out our Virtual Open House to get to know us better.  Please email or call with any questions you may have after reviewing our website. Applications for the 2020-2021 as well as the 2021-2022 …

A Safe New Year for Our School Community

This break has been a great opportunity to decompress, and adjust our bearings for school to begin again on the 4th of January.  The New Bedford Department of Public Health has been in consultation with the Catholic Schools Office, and wants to acknowledge and extend their gratitude for the commendable job of teachers and students in maintaining a safe and healthy climate for in-person learning …

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