Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
Sept. 2: Men’s Club Meeting
7 p.m., Malcolm Center
Calling all dads! More info
Sept. 3, 5: Thrive Drive Collection Days
Sept. 3: Make-up Picture Day
7:45 a.m. - 12 p.m., Performing Arts Center Green Room
Sept. 4: UC Santa Cruz visit on campus
Second lunch, Counseling Center
College representative visits begin this week.
Sept. 5: Rally
Event for students only
5:15 p.m., Quad
Dinner includes barbecued tri-tip, chicken, green salad, potato salad, corn on the cob, garlic bread, drink and dessert. There will be face painting and a bounce house for the kids, and the band and cheer squad will perform during the pep rally. Purchase tickets here by Wednesday, Sept. 3, 5 p.m.
Sept. 6: Back-to-School Dance
8-11 p.m., Malcolm Center
Counseling Announcement for Senior Parents
Visit the Class of 2015 portal for information about community college transcripts and a follow-up about the senior-parent workshop. Visit the class portal at Academics > Guidance & Counseling > College Guidance.
Counseling Announcement for Junior Parents
Juniors received an email introduction from their counselor. More info
Counseling Announcement for Sophomore Parents
Counselors will begin the process of meeting with sophomore students this week. More info
Counseling Announcement for Freshman Parents
Visit the Class of 2018 portal to view tips for new Lancer parents. Visit the class portal at Academics > Guidance & Counseling > College Guidance.
Reminder for Seniors
- Seniors must have their portrait taken by Nov. 12 in order to have their picture appear in the yearbook.
- Senior portraits are at Pro Image Studios, 408-269-3677, 1856 Camden Ave., San Jose, CA 95124.
Challenge Success Conference, Sept. 26, 7 p.m., Memorial Auditorium, Stanford University
A contingent from Saint Francis will participate in this conference that addresses redefining what success is for students. Parents are invited to this evening session; tickets are required. Download flyer | More info
Have you heard?
- Seniors Josh Alfonso, Alicia Bechtel, Riley Quinn and Zachary Toussaint were recognized at the first assembly of the year for living out Holy Cross values. More info
- Saint Francis teachers and staff kicked off the year by volunteering at elementary schools throughout the diocese. More info
A Message for Parents:
In each short-format weekly parent email, the school will provide tips about navigating life at Saint Francis. Here is this week’s tip:
If you would like to contact your child’s teacher, please either send an email that includes your child’s name in the subject line or leave a voicemail. You can locate the email addresses and voice mail extensions online. We encourage you to contact the instructor early if you have concerns about your child’s performance in class.