St. Francis Academy
1601 Central Avenue
Union City, NJ 07087

Tel. No. (201)863-4112
Fax No. (201)601-5905


March and April 2017 Updates

So many great things have happened at SFA in the past couple of months, in both academic and extra-curricular activities. Below is a summary of what we have achieved in March and April 2017:

Also, we would like to congratulate:

  • Mrs. Giallombardo and the Hudson County Improvement Authority Poster Contest Winners:
    • 1st Place – Aarav Patel (Gr. 5)
    • Honorable Mention – Isabella Betancourt (Gr. 5)
    • Honorable Mention – Ryan Verdugo (Grade 1)


  • The Basketball Teams and their coaches for another great season!
    • A Team – Mother Season League (1st Place in the season, 2nd Place in the playoffs)
    • A Team – Notre Dame League (3rd Place in the season, 2nd place in the playoffs)
    • B Team – 4th Place in the season, 4th Place in the playoffs
    • Girls Team – 2nd Place in the season, 1st Place in the playoffs


  • The Winners of the Easter Candy Sale:
    • 1st Place – Sebastian, Diego, and Gabriel Pena
    • 2nd Place – Olivia and Stella Stefano
    • 3rd Place – Julia and Francesco Mazzeo


  • To Mr. Parrado and the SFA Track Team for all their success this year.


We would also like to extend our gratitude and appreciation:

  • To the Saint Francis Academy Cheerleaders and their coach for their wonderful performance and encouragement during the basketball season.
  • To all our wonderful coaches: Nick Fargo, Jennifer Fargo, Louis Ortega, Kady Farinola, Nicole Rios, and Hans Parrado.
  • Special thanks to Maureen Healy for coordinating the Sports Program.

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