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Family Fun Night 6- Friday, September 29th

Our 6th annual all-school celebration, Family Fun Night 6 (FFN6), was certainly a SUPER night!  Thank you to all the SEC parents who helped make it possible, to our 8th grade superheroes who ran the games, and all the families who came to share in the FUN! Click here to enjoy photos from the evening

K-2 Grandparents Day Celebration- Friday, Sept. 15

K-2 grandparents joined us on Friday, September 15, 2017 for school Mass at 9am at the church and came back to enjoy some quality time with their grandchildren from 9:45am-11:30am at the school.   It was a fun-filled family gathering! Click here to enjoy pictures from the event.

New STEM lab invests in our students’ learning

Thank you again for demonstrating your investment in our school, its mission, our goals and our new ventures! Click on the photo to the right to see the fruits of much labor. It is through the generosity of our 2017 Call of the Heart Donors that a new floor, all new furniture, 15 chrome books and a Sharp Aquos Board 70″ Monitor have all been …

Thoughtful Thursday THANKS–Coming together as a school for flood victims in Texas

Our school community was led by the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) on our first act of service. Students wore RED, WHITE, and BLUE for $3 on Thoughtful Thursday, September 7th as a show of support for the flood victims in Texas and symbolic of America’s need to help.   Thank you for your incredible participation! TOGETHER WE RAISED $1,000 OF SUPPORT! All proceeds will be given to Catholic Charities specifically …

Remembering September 11

Let us gather together to pray, remember, and reflect on how we are called to build a future of justice, hope, and peace.  Click on the image for more details.

K-8 Parent Night (mandatory meeting) Wednesday, Sept 6 @ 6:30pm

Looking forward to seeing our K-8 parents at the Welcome Back Parent Night (mandatory meeting) on Wednesday, September 6th at 6:30pm  There you will visit your child(ren)’s classrooms, meet their teachers, hear from your School Events Committee (SEC) reps on exciting ways to be involved with your child’s school, and you can update your CORI! Our first School Events Committee (SEC) Meeting took place on Tuesday evening, September …

Welcome back to all our students for the 2017-18 school year!

God is good…it was a wonderful start to the school year!  Click here to enjoy some photos from the first days of school. We are celebrating some new faculty additions, updates to our school building (including our new STEM lab), and looking forward to a great year together. Our 2017-2018 school year theme is all about walking side-by-side with Pope Saint John Paul II to …

Welcome to St. Francis Xavier, Father Riley J. Williams

Father Riley J. Williams started in his role as Administrator of St. Francis Xavier Parish and School on June 28, 2017.  Fr. Williams is a native of Osterville, Massachusetts. Graduating from Bishop Stang High School in 2003, he went on to Franciscan University of Steubenville, from which he graduated in 2007 with a B.A. in philosophy with minors in theology and Latin.  He continued his …

Msgr. Gerard O’Connor- Appointment to the Archdiocese of Portland, Oregon

Msgr. Gerard O’Connor – Appointment to the Archdiocese of Portland, Oregon Each year, there are various transfers of priests announced throughout the diocese, and Monsignor O’Connor shared with his parishioners recently that he will be leaving St. Francis Xavier Parish at the end of June this year. We have been blessed by Monsignor O’Connor’s leadership.  The greatest gift that he leaves us with is a …

Summer Fun at St. Francis 2017

Are you looking for an AFFORDABLE, ACADEMIC, ACTIVE and Faith-based Summer Program?  Search no more!   St. Francis Xavier School is proud to offer our 3-week Summer Camp again in July for children Preschool age through Grade 6 (12 years old) Program Weeks:  July 10-14; July 17-21; July 24-28 Click here for a SUMMER FUN PROGRAM INFO FLYER CLICK HERE for Summer Fun REGISTRATION FORM …

Fine Arts Night 2017

It was a joy to celebrate the God-given talents of our students during Fine Arts Night 2017!   A special thanks to Miss Wilson, Mr. Borges, Miss Bonnie, and Miss Cournoyer for their hard work with our students and the inspiration they offer to all of us at events such as these. Click here to enjoy highlight pictures from our celebratory evening!

Bishop Announces Membership of New Catholic School Board

Click here for more information on the newly established Central Board for Catholic Education. The Catholic Education Center’s Leadership Team is looking forward to working with the Board to advance the mission of Catholic school education in the Diocese of Fall River.

Our 5th annual Spring Gala and Auction was a HUGE success!  THANK YOU! We were not only able to meet our financial goal, but through your generous contributions and support, we were also able to secure a plan for the future academic excellence and development for our students and facility! Here’s to Opening Doors of opportunity! Thank you again to Laura Duarte, Barbara Pereira and the …

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the 2017-2018 School YearCome and See what we LOVE about St. Francis! Take a tour of our facility with our Student Ambassadors Meet us and learn more about our school community Register for the 2017-2018 School year:  click here for registration forms Any questions?  Please contact us!