St. Francis Academy
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Union City, NJ 07087

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St. Francis Week 2017

DSC_3039October 2, 2017 marks the beginning of St. Francis Week here at SFA. There will be educational activities for the children; the animals will be blessed in our lower playground ; and a mass at our school chapel.

Read the rest of this post to view the entire schedule.

Monday, October 2nd – Grade 6, 7, and 8 will watch St. Francis movie in the Auditorium at 1:00PM.

Tuesday, October 3rd – Quiver Farms will be bringing a baby animal farmyard to the SFA grounds. From 9:30AM to 12:30PM our students will feed, pet, and observe the animals. Buddies will accompany PK3 through Kindergarten.

Wednesday, October 4th – Children will be treated to ice cream at lunch time. Blessing of the animals at 1:30PM in our lower playground. Parents may bring people-friendly and well-behaved pets to be blessed.

Thursday, October 5th – Planting of the bulbs – dependent upon the weather.

Friday, October 6th – Feast of St. Francis Mass at 9:30AM in the chapel. Parents are welcome. There will be a 12:00 Noon dismissal and NO AFTERCARE.


To end St. Francis Week, the Gala in Honor of Sr. Dora Sartino will take place at 7:00PM at Waterside Restaurant & Catering.


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