Monday, September 22nd, 2014
Events and Reminders for Sept. 22-29
Sept. 25: End of 6-Week Grading Period
Sept. 25: College Essay Workshop
7:45 a.m., Performing Arts Center
An admissions representative from Stanford University, Sarah Madgic, will present this workshop.
Sept. 25: Christmas At Our House Planning Meeting
11:30 a.m., Room 601
Sept. 25: Men’s and Women’s Club Parent Education Night
7 p.m., Malcolm Center and Performing Arts Center
Sept. 25-26: Confirmation Workshop
Sept. 29: 22nd Annual Scholarship Golf Classic
This event benefits the tuition assistance program. Tickets and opportunities for underwriting are still available.
Counseling Announcement for Sophomore Parents
See the Class of 2017 class portal for last week's class advising presentation.
Counseling Announcement for Freshman Parents
Freshman counselors begin small group meetings this week through October to continue the “connections” theme and to introduce Family Connection, a website where students can access information about colleges. Start a conversation by asking your student how s/he has connected to the Saint Francis community.
Have you heard?
The AP Spanish Literature class attended a poetry reading by one of the authors they study. More info
Art teacher Sylvan Adams’ aerial photographs are featured at an art show. More info
A Message for Parents:
In each short-format weekly parent email, the school will provide tips for navigating life at Saint Francis. This week’s tip relates to the library:
Please remind your student that the library is for silent personal study at all times. For group work, students can use the Group Study Room or the gathering area downstairs in the Sobrato Family Learning Commons.