Grace Notes for August 10


We focus on a word every two months, weaving the sentiment of the word throughout our culture and curriculum. Father Mark refers to the words during his homilies at our weekly School Mass, connecting the words to Gospel readings.  The words are mindfully chosen, connected to faith and learning.

Sept/Oct       FORTITUDE:  strength, perseverance, stamina to begin our year

Nov/Dec       SERVE:  Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas

Jan/Feb        DIGNITY:  Dr. Martin Luther King’s message

March/April  HARMONY:  Lent, Easter

May/June     CURIOSITY:  Care for the Earth, hands on science projects

In addition, we choose a schoolwide theme to shape and guide our year.  Our theme for the 2023-2023 school year is:


(Praise, Joy, Thanks)

Grace Notes for April 27

Islandwood Students spent four days and three nights at Islandwood, an outdoor learningcenter on Bainbridge Island. A huge thank you to Mrs. Van Eaton and

Grace Notes for April 18

Outdoor Learning IslandWood here we come! Our 5th/6th graders and Mrs. Van Eaton and Mrs. Taylor headed to IslandWood last week to learn about the environment.  With

Grace Notes for April 11

Spring is Here! Students enjoy recess on our beautiful playground and in our courtyard with blooming cherry blossoms. With joy and gratitude, Principal Susan Kilbane