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Come to Fenway with St. Francis!

All St. Francis Xavier School families are welcome! We will be organizing a group to go to Catholic Night with the Red Sox on Tuesday, July 10th. Here is a form that you can print, fill out, and return with payment to the parish office. BY APRIL 6th.   Forms will also be available at church doors. Transportation will be provided – there will be no charge, …

Think GREEN and offer hope through #almsgiving!

Forget the snow…Think GREEN! Students enjoyed a no-uniform GREEN dress down day (for $1 or more) on FRIDAY, March 16th to get in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit and give the gift of hope!  Together we were able to raise $320 as a part of our Lenten Almsgiving efforts which we will donate to the John Paul II Medical Research Institute. The members of the NJHS are also …

Journey Closer to Christ in these 40 Days of LENT

We entered into the liturgical season of Lent with our tradition of the Burying of the Alleluia…a symbolic gesture of how the next 40 days should be different in our minds and hearts. Join us this Lent as we strive to be more deliberate about our PRAYER, FASTING, and ALMSGIVING in these 40 days.  Click here for our Lenten Guide where we hope you find …

Connect through School Events Committee Events

The school family that plays together…. The School Events Committee planned a wonderful Spaghetti Supper Italian Night at the school in February.  Click here to enjoy some of the photo booth fun from the night. All parents are members of the School Events Committee (SEC). Be sure to connect with your class SEC representative who attends the monthly meetings to find out how you can …

Catholic Schools Week 2018 Activities

January 28th–February 3rd “Life with Christ is a Wonderful Adventure.” ~ St. John Paul II We had a fantastic week celebrating Catholic Schools Week together…so many great events highlighting our school’s mission and calling us to live a joyful life with Christ!  Click here to enjoy the coverage from The Standard Times of our Finale Assembly honoring our Military service men and women. Click here …

Faith Formation~Adult Education Opportunities

OPEN WIDE the DOORS to CHRIST Reflecting on the Legacy of St. John Paul II The 2017-2018 Adult Education Series. Please join us! A flier was sent home with the descriptions of all adult education presentations that will be offered throughout the year at the parish. Each topic unpacks a gift from St. John Paul II more deeply. Presentations are on the scheduled Sundays between Holy …

St. Nicholas reminds us to “Be Giving”!

Here is a short video that may be helpful to set a stage for you.    “Love for Christ is the secret of holiness!” ~ St. John Paul II As is the St. Nick feast day tradition, “shoes” which students made in school were set out in the hallway outside their classroom at the end of the school day on Tuesday Dec 5th awaiting a simple treat …

Mother Son Movie Night Memories

Cars 3 was a hit! It is always special to bring our Mothers and Sons together for quality time.  Thank you to our School Events Committe for helping to make these memories possible! Click here to enjoy more photo moments

We are the hands of Christ

Thank you to all our families for their contributions to the Thanksgiving basket collection of canned/non-perishable goods.  All donations will assist the parish St. Vincent DePaul Society (SVDP) in assembling baskets with our National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) members for local families in need! Together we can create and sustain an attitude of gratitude and giving in the weeks ahead, and practice the Corporal Works …

Remembering our dearly departed in November

Throughout November, the SFX school community will be remembering the dearly departed friends and family of our students and faculty. Please take a moment to fill out and return the bottom portion of this form to submit your family’s prayer intention(s).  They will be included in our basket of prayer intentions on our Altar of Remembrance and prayed for by our school community throughout the …

Halloween Family Dance- Friday, October 27th

8th grade proudly presented the Halloween Family Dance Friday, October 27th 6:30-8:30pm Trick or treat down the 1st floor hallway Fun games to play in the gym Dancing all night The famous Haunted Stage! Kick-off our annual Can Drive to benefit the St. Vincent DePaul Society. Click here to enjoy photos from the event!

Basketball Sign-ups: CYO Grades 4-8 and Instructional Club Grades 2-3

Sign up this week if you are interested in CYO Basketball action! Girls and Boys Grades 4-8 for the official CYO 2017-18 season For Gr. 4-8 CYO Click here for an application and more info! as well as Girls and Boys Grades 2-3 Instructional Basketball Club coming soon in Extended Care…dates and times TBA Instructional Basketball Program Permission Slip (2017-2018)  Sign-up for both programs will be this …

Respect Life Month events

October is not only a month dedicated to the Most Holy Rosary, it is also Respect Life Month. As Christian citizens we are called to do our part to ensure that the right to life be recognized for all people–for those not yet born and those at the end of their earthly life; those who are sick and forgotten; those who suffer from poverty and …