Saint Anne Parish School is planning some exciting events to celebrate Catholic Schools Week, which starts this Sunday, January 31st and runs through Saturday, February 6th. All are invited to start the week with a special 9 a.m. mass on Sunday, followed by a showcase of activities at the school during an open house after mass. Through fun, hands-on experiences and workshops, see how Saint Anne Parish School helps students focus on developing strengths in leadership, knowledge, faith and service.
Throughout Catholic School Week, Saint Anne will recognize those who play a significant role in creating the school’s enriching learning environment, including servant leaders, parents, students and teachers. Come and explore how the school fosters growth in academics, faith and servant leadership. Here’s a closer look at what’s planned for their upcoming Sunday Open House:
X-S.T.E.M. Your Horizons Saint Anne Parish School Open House
Sunday, January 31st , 2016 – Open House following 9 a.m. mass until 1 p.m.
Filled with fun, hands-on activities, crafts and workshops focusing on S.T.E.M.
- Learn how Saint Anne integrates S.T.E.M. into their 21st century curriculum
- Meet the teachers and tour the school
- Experience co-curricular activities with Scholastic Bowl, Sticky Fingers Cooking, Lego Robotics Academy, Camp Invention, Discovery Language, Scouts, Band & Chess
- Sample Gourmet Gorilla’s cuisine
- Connect with student leaders impacting the community in Christ’s love
National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. It starts the last Sunday in January and runs all week, which in 2016 is January 31 – February 6. The theme for the National Catholic Schools Week 2016 is “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.”
Saint Anne Parish School is dedicated to the formation and education of children from preschool through 8th grade in partnership with home, church and community. Located at 319 Franklin Street in Barrington, Illinois, the Saint Anne Parish School community is rich in Catholic values and academic excellence, empowering students to discover their God-given gifts and to use them as leaders of the Church and society. Click here to follow the latest Saint Anne Parish School updates on Facebook or visit their website at StAnneSchoolBarrington.org.