Principal’s Letter

February Parents Letter

Monday, February 4th, 2013

  February, 2013 “It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never fails. So faith, hope, love remain: but the greatest of these is love.” 1 Corinthians These beautiful words are fitting for the month of February. I am continuously impressed by the many acts of kindness and expressions [...]

New Year

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

January, 2013 It is always a delight to see the students return to school after the Christmas holiday. They all seem to have grown a foot in just two weeks! There is much to be excited about as we begin 2013. Most importantly, we welcome our new pastor, Fr. Ernest Hepner. Fr. Hepner has already [...]

Advent is here!

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

December, 2012 Principal’s letter  The beautiful season of Advent is upon us! During this time of preparation, we focus on the many gifts in our lives, most especially the gift of the Christ child. It seems ironic that at this hectic time of year, the greatest gift we have to give and receive is the [...]

November News

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

Dear Parents,             We begin this month with conferences. As your child’s first teacher, this is a wonderful opportunity to review your child’s abilities and needs with his/her classroom teacher. Thank you for taking the time during the week to share in this most important collaboration.             On November 12th all are invited to join [...]

Principal’s Letter – October, 2012

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

   The cool air, crisp blue sky and lack of humidity is a delightful change as we come to the end of this first quarter during this month of October. The students in grades 1-6 have completed the nationally normed ITBS standardized tests. As we take this assessment at the beginning of the school year, [...]

September 2012

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

  Parent letter September, 2012                 It was wonderful seeing so many of the parents at the Back-to-School evening. By now everyone should be familiar with the policies and procedures of the school as stipulated in the handbook. Please be sure to complete the important papers that were in the family folder distributed that evening. [...]

Principal’s Letter

Monday, August 6th, 2012

August, 2012 There is much to be excited about as we prepare for the 2012-2013 school year. As we continue our successful collaborations with the University of South Carolina’s School of Music and the Columbia Conservatory of Dance, we look forward to further enhancing instruction with Junior Achievement and Carolina Science Outreach. We welcome two [...]

Principal’s Letter, May

Sunday, May 13th, 2012

May, 2012 We begin this last month of the 2011-2012 school year participating in a long- standing tradition here at St.Peter’s. The May Procession and International Rosary is a beautiful occasion to honor our Blessed Mother. The rosary will be said in over nine different languages including French, Danish, German, Spanish, Arabic, and Greek! May [...]

Principal’s Letter – April

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

April, 2012 It is hard to believe we are beginning the 4th quarter of the 2011-2012 school year! This last quarter is always a busy one filled with many special events such as the Angels in the Vista Auction, the Spring Music Recital, the PTO Family Picnic, and the 6th Grade Graduation. We begin this [...]

Principal’s letter – March, 2012

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

The season of Lent is a wonderful time for us to spend with the students, helping them to understand God’s great love for all of us. Our time during Morning Prayer is especially meaningful as the students gather to pray the Stations of the Cross. The students will also have the opportunity to receive the [...]