Contact St. Peter’s Catholic School: 803-252-8285, 1035 Hampton Street, Columbia, S.C. 29201
Here’s all the news of the month from Mrs. Kathy Preston, Principal’s March 2014 Newsletter.
St. Peter’s School Wins Innovations in Catholic Education Award!
St. Peter’s Catholic School is one of 12 schools in the country who have been awarded the Innovations in Catholic Education Award 2014. Winning schools are featured in a special section in the March issue of Today’s Catholic Teacher and honored at an awards presentation banquet during the National Catholic Education Association Convention and Expo in Pittsburgh, April 22-24. Mrs. Kathy Preston, Principal, will accept the award April 23 in Pittsburgh. Congratulations to our Pastor, our Principal, faculty and staff!
LOOKING FOR A GREAT SCHOOL??
Parents are talking about St. Peter’s School on greatschools.com. Click HERE to read what parents are saying about our school. And then sign up for the next 60-Minute Info Session for Parents with Mrs. Kathy Preston, Principal
THE NEXT 60-MINUTE INFO SESSION FOR PARENTS IS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19, 12:15. Please Sign Up: Mrs. Emily Hero, ehero@StPetersCatholicSchool.org, 779-0036.
YOU WILL FIND OUT: All about Financial Aid; why St. Peter’s students score high in the national achievement test, the Iowa Test of Basic Skills; why small class size is so important to young students; how Catholic faith & traditions develop excellent, virtuous character; all about St. Peter’s diverse, welcoming environment with 12 different religious backgrounds represented among our students; what SACS Accreditation means and why St. Peter’s has achieved it for over 40 years, and much more!
HEAR THE VOICES OF CAPELLA PUERI, OUR TALENTED CHOIR
NEW TECHNOLOGY & SPECIAL PROGRAMS CHALLENGE OUR STUDENTS TO ACHIEVE EXCELLENCE
Special Literacy Programs Develop Lifelong Readers at St. Peter’s:The Daily Five (grade K5-1), Blue Bag Reading (4th grade), Book By My Side (school wide).
A new Physical and Emotional Health Program begins in January with Dr. Rachel Brown, M.D. and Mr. David Cowan.
After-School Activities Spark Interests and Talents, with typical offerings including: Piano, “Mind Your Manners,” Debate Club, Art Club, Cooking Club, Capella Pueri ( St. Peter’s talented children’s choir), and lots more!
Turning our minds and hearts to God in prayer is how we begin every day at St. Peter’s. Every Wednesday students attend Mass. Is there any better way for a school day to begin?
Interested in touring the school? Please contact Mrs. Emily Hero, 779-0036, and she will arrange a tour of the school for you.
FOR ST. PETER’S SCHOOL CALENDAR 2013-14, PLEASE CLICK HERE.