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Weekly Newsletter – February 8, 2018

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE As we approach Lent, the period from Ash Wednesday (Feb 14) and Easter (Apr 1), Pope Francis calls us to pray more.  “By devoting more time to prayer, we enable our hearts to root out our secret lies and forms of self-deception, and then to […]

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Weekly Newsletter – January 25, 2018

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE Catholic Schools Week is coming Sunday, and we look forward to another week of looking outward at what our education can affect in our community and world. Our school will explore “Hunger” this next week, so the students get a real appreciation of what hunger […]

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STBCS Benefit Gala on Saturday March 10

You are cordially invited to the Fifteenth Annual Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School Benefit Gala on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Four Points by Sheraton, 319 Fountains Parkway – Fairview Heights, IL 62208. Doors open and Silent Auction begins at 5:00 p.m. Dinner Buffet is from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Entertainment and Live Auction begin at […]

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Window Project Phase II

Thank you for your support! Recently we secured funding for Phase II of our Window Project with hopes of these new windows being installed over Christmas break 2017. Please consider donating through individual, corporate or family giving at the levels below and adopt a classroom or window […]

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Weekly Newsletter – December 7, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE We are in high gear practicing for our Advent Service. For our school and our students, this is the Super Bowl, World Series, and Final Four all wrapped together. Except for us, this is not about winning a title, this is a service all about […]

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Advent Prayer Service on December 13

Advent Prayer Service on December 13

Allow us to share in the true Spirit of Christmas Giving thanks through Violin, Dance and Song! Advent Prayer Service “Full Dress Rehearsal” Wednesday, December 13, 2017 10:00 AM Witness 130 students playing violin, liturgical praise dancing and singing! Our students are eager to share our holistic […]

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Weekly Newsletter – November 30, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE This Sunday we start Advent, the Christian season of waiting and preparing for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. We invite you to prepare for Christmas with something special this year; perhaps an advent wreath in the home, a special family meal and prayer […]

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Weekly Newsletter – November 16, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE Thanksgiving is coming. Take some time with your family to Thank God for blessings big and small in your lives. THANKSGIVING BREAK Enjoy some family time and rest from Wednesday, 22 November until Sunday, 26 November. NO EXTENDED DAY ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21 Due to […]

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Weekly Newsletter – November 9, 2017

PRINCIPAL’S NOTE St Martin De Porres: “Martin’s childhood was spent in poverty. However, in spite of the poor surroundings his mother taught him the Christian virtues of modesty, humility, and charity. All his life Martin had great compassion for the poor and needy.” Our children learn the […]

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Living Science Room

Living Science Room

This beautiful photo was taken by teacher, Mary Migalla, of a monarch released by our middle school class. This beautiful butterfly used our sanctuary to fuel-up for that long trip south. The students are enjoying our new living science room and outdoor market place!!! The butterflies are […]

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