We Are St. John

We had two opportunities for safety preparedness today.  This morning, at approximately 7:30am we arrived to a large police presence in the neighborhood.  After consulting with police, a determination was made to initiate a stay put—a precautionary, low-level lock-down used when there is police activity in the neighborhood.  We ushered children directly to their classrooms … Continue Reading »

Happy Anniversary, St. John the Evangelist Parish!

Check out the Facebook page and enjoy the pictures of children celebrating the 100th anniversary/birthday of the parish. We began with Mass yesterday. The first graders and their eighth-grade buddies processed in with candles as we sang our theme song, “Shine, Shine, Shine.” Children from both those classes were lectors, cantors and read the Prayers … Continue Reading »

Let’s Jog!

It’s Jog-a-thon time! Thank you so much for your generous donations! Although we reached our goal you can still make donations through the end of the month. Tomorrow, we jog for the 1,000 mile goal. The proceeds of the Jog-a-thon go to the operating budget, which covers salaries, programs, instructional supplies, etc. Every child benefits. … Continue Reading »