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Catholic Community Like No Other
Catholic Community Like No Other.
Sr. Jean McGrath, Principal
April 28, 2017
Dear Falcon Families,
If brain power was visible, the school would be glowing this week because of the hard work our students in grades 3-8 displayed on the Aspire Tests. As our scholars no doubt told you, most of the tests are quite challenging and demand strong thinking and writing skills. All seemed to handle them well. Unlike last year when the testing/scoring company was so slow, we hope to have the results before the end of the school year.
Now on to the multitude of events that fill the May calendar and mark the “beginning of the end” of this academic year.
We begin the week with a celebration of the fortieth anniversary of priesthood for Father Jack Sullivan, one of the associate pastors here at St. John Fisher. If you have met Father Jack, you probably know that his mind is like a rolodex and he no doubt knows you or a close relative. Please join us at the 12:00 Mass on Sunday. A lovely reception will follow. All are most welcome.
On Tuesday, all are welcome to wear a red shirt and join with schools in our area to support the Special Olympics Program. Money raised will be directed to the Special Olympics Program and especially the program at Mt. Greenwood Park. If you have a child, neighbor or relative who participates in that program, you...
Shannon Zofkie, 22, of Beverly has been named the 2017 South Side Irish St. Patrick's Day Parade Queen.
Zofkie is an alumna of Saint John Fisher and Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School in Mount Greenwood. She is currently a senior at St. Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Ind.