We have dedicated this page to keeping you informed of all things new and noteworthy at St. Kieran Catholic School. While you’re here, be sure to check out our newsletters at the side of the page. Please also visit our Calendar page for important dates to remember for the school year.
Please join us for our new parent night on Wednesday, August 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the parish hall. Meet the people you need to meet and receive all the news and information you will need to know for the 2023–2024 school year. You will also have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have. New families will not want to miss this!
You are cordially invited to our Christmas program on Wednesday, December 13 starting at 6:00 p.m. at St. Kieran Catholic Church. Celebrate the true joy of the season - Christ is born and lives among us! Photos with Santa will follow.
Do you have questions about winter sports schedules and practices? Reach out to your coach.
- Varsity and JV Basketball: Trinell Lewis and Kara Massey
- JV Soccer: Nick Jones
- Girls 1-2 Soccer: Tony Attisha
- Girls 3-4 Soccer: Rob Archibald
- Boys 1-2 Soccer: Cody Charfauros and Josh Carlos
- Boys 3-4 Soccer: John Bachoua
Congratulations to Shane Hormiz who won the soccer camp essay! Niquiel Bendak and Vinny Tomasello were the runners-up. Students had an opportunity to win a $600 soccer camp. They had to write an essay with the topic, "If Jesus played soccer, what position would He play and why?" There was a judging panel of three. The runners-up received a backpack and a soccer ball.
The 2023–2024 SKCS Advent wreath sale, presented by student council, will take place on November 27 through December 1 after school in the cottage. A set of four 10” tapers is $8, and a 6” brass wreath is $12. All sales will come with a complimentary Advent wreath blessing.
There is no school on Monday, November 20 through Friday, November 24 for our Thanksgiving break. School resumes on Monday, November 27. Have a wonderful holiday!
Candygrams are a way to write a special friend or family member a note wishing them a Merry Christmas and letting them know they are loved. Each gram is $1.00. We will sell candygrams in front of the eighth grade classroom December 4 through December 8, from 2:45 to 3:00 p.m.
We will demolish the old playground on November 13 to make way for our new playground! November 20 SKCS & the church will be having solar installed! The school office door will be locked at all times, and we will “buzz” you in!
If you are planning on going on any field trips or attend school events, please make sure you give yourself two weeks to complete the background check. If you have completed a Live Scan, they do not expire. If you complete a background check through CMG, they do expire. Check your expiration date.
Our jogathon day is on Thursday, November 9 at 10:00 a.m. Students should wear their jogathon t-shirts, PE shorts, athletics shoes, and some fun accessories. We are looking forward to a great day!
There is no school on Friday, November 10 in observance of Veterans Day. Enjoy your long weekend!
Save the date for our cyber internet safety parent workshop on Monday, November 6 at 6:00 p.m. in Divine Mercy Hall. The presentation will bring awareness to ensure that you and your children are safe.
There is no school for students on Friday, October 20 due to a teacher professional learning day. Enjoy your long weekend!
Halloween parties will take place on Tuesday, October 31. Set up is from 1:15 to 1:45 p.m., the parade is at 1:45 p.m., and the party will begin after the parade. Students can wear costumes all day. We do not allow weapons, super scary costumes, masks, or excessive face paint. Please note that all party food must be pre-packaged and store bought.
Parent-teacher conferences will take place on Thursday, November 2 and on Friday, November 3. You will find your conference schedule in the October 19 Thursday envelope. We look forward to sharing your student’s progress with you.
We invite you to join us for parents in prayer every Tuesday morning at 8:30 a.m. in the St. Mary’s room. We look forward to seeing you there!
We ask that you please only being pre-packaged or items from a bakery for school birthday celebrations. We do not allow homemade items. Always bring treats to the office, and arrange an appropriate time with the teacher. Thank you!
Please join us for our art docent meeting on Friday, September 15 after drop off. See what fun new projects we have in store for our Catholic scholars!
Please join us for dads and donuts on Friday, September 22 from 7:30 to 8:15 a.m. We look forward to seeing you there!
If your child has a medical appointment during school hours, we can issue she/he an excused absence only if you present a slip from the medical office verifying attendance at the appointment. Ask for one at the medical office and present to school office on return.
Please remember that our uniform shoes should be all black. Students can wear a watch but refrain from wearing jewelry. Only exceptions are for girls, single post earrings and religious necklaces under uniforms.
There is no school on Monday, September 4 in observance of Labor Day. Enjoy your long weekend!
Our back-to-school night is on Thursday, September 7 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. You do not want to miss this!
Lego robotics is open to all 4th through 8th grade students. There will be an informational meeting on Friday, September 8 at 3:00 p.m. The meeting is for students and parents to learn about the lego robotics competition and all of the activities for the year. Depending on sponsorships, there will be a cost associated with joining the team. Cost will cover equipment, competition, swag, food, etc.
The registration deadline for flag football and girls volleyball is on Thursday, September 7. Feel free to contact us with any questions.
Please join us for our start the year off right workshop on Tuesday, September 12 at 6:00 p.m. in Divine Mercy Hall. We look forward to seeing you there!
St. Kieran Catholic School is hosting a bullying workshop on Tuesday, September 26 at 6:00 p.m. in Divine Mercy Hall. Do not miss this opportunity to get some helpful and useful information.
St. Kieran Catholic School has been offering a quality Catholic school education for preschool through 8th grade since 1960. Schedule a tour today by calling (619) 588-6398. Scan the QR code for enrollment information, and please visit our Enrollment and Tuition page for complete enrollment details.
Thank you, St. Kieran families! We are so excited to share that we will be installing our new playground in the coming weeks.
St. Kieran Catholic School teachers and support staff recently participated in CPR, health, and safety training.
Be prepared for this upcoming school year by going back-to-school shopping now! Our school supply lists are now available. You can find the lists in the sidebar of this page.