Celebrations

Throughout the year we look forward to time honored traditions and school celebrations.

Celebrations In Praise

  • Weekly liturgy in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception for students, faculty, parents and friends.
  • Beloved family creatures make an annual trek, hop or even trot to school for the Annual Pet Blessing.
  • Lighting the Advent Wreath unites us in joy as we prepare for the birth of Christ.
  • The season of Lent culminates in Holy Week Prayer Services lead by 5th Grade students
    • Washing of the Feet
    • Live Stations of the Cross
    • Creation Story and Easter Vigil
    • Easter Basket Parade for St. Vincent dePaul

Celebrations With Community

  • We welcome the holidays with a school-wide Thanksgiving Feast, to which each family brings menu items selected by the students.
  • Catholic Schools Week celebrates our identity with:
    • Open House
    • Breakfast with Parents
    • Student and Family Skate Day
    • Grandparents Lunch
  • May is marked by the all-school Musical Review, an extravaganza that attracts an audience of all ages.
  • We conclude the year with outdoor fun for students, teachers and parents on Field Day.

Celebrations For Learning

  • Kindergarten children round out weeks of story reading, story-telling and creative expression with the Fairy Tale Festival.
  • First graders complete a study of Charlotte’s Web, including an arts and crafts fair, with their own County Fair.
  • After studying Ancient Egypt, the second graders celebrate with a Walk Down the Nile, a family event enjoyed by all.
  • Third graders celebrate the Renaissance Festival with King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.
  • Fourth graders create Greek Urns and compete in the National Mythology Exam following an extensive unit of study on Greek Mythology.
  • Fifth graders look forward to a four-day, three-night stay at The Pines Catholic Camp that combines outdoor study, fun and fitness, with food, friendship and prayer.