Entries by alana jordan

Saint Peter’s Announces Appointment of New Principal

After a long search process involving multiple candidates from across the nation, Fr. Gary Linsky, Pastor of Saint Peter’s, and members of the Principal Search Committee are pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Aubrey Herkert as the new principal of Saint Peter’s Catholic School. She begins her tenure at Saint Peter’s on June 13th […]

Week of December 4 – 8 Newsletter

Dear K5 Parents,  I would like to thank each of you for welcoming me to St. Peter’s with open arms! My first week with K5 was without a doubt a week to remember!  I appreciate all the support that each of you have put forth in ensuring your child receives the education they deserve. I […]

School Bulletin News: Christian Meditation

Christian Meditation By: Ms. Allison Gurn, 5th Grade Teacher “For our heart to be open to supreme reality we require the simplicity of a child to sit still in the presence of God and to remain open.”- John Main OSB The back to school buzz can be a hectic time for both students and teachers.  […]

PE Program – Strength and Movement

From September through December, St. Peter’s Catholic School participates in a dynamic partnership with the Columbia Conservatory of Dance. The ‘Strength and Movement’ class was developed 7 years ago after Mr. William Starrett, Ms. Mariclare Miranda , founding directors and principal instructors of the Conservatory, met with Principal, Kathy Preston. Mrs. Preston was interested in […]

Summer Reading

Fourth Grade Reading List 2017-2018 The Cricket in Times Square.  The author is George Selden. This Newbery Award winning novel will introduce you to Tucker mouse, Harry the cat, and Chester Cricket.  We will reread and study this book in September, so please have your own copy and take very good care of it.  However, […]

Kindergarten 4 Summer 2017

Kindergarten 4 Reading List Many parents ask what they can do to keep their child’s skills fresh over the summer. Here are my recommendations: 1. Practice writing first names with lowercase letters (Kelly not KELLY) within three lines (one solid line at the bottom, dotted line in the middle, solid line at the top) 2. […]

May 30th – June 1st

Dear Parents and Grandparents, Congratulations to your son or daughter for completing K4.  I’m certain that each of them will be successful in kindergarten. Thank you, thank you, THANK YOU for a wonderful school year! This class is so special to me, I will always remember this class. Many parents ask what they can do […]

May 29th – June 1st

A Note From Mrs. Hart Dear Parents and Grandparents, Can you believe this is the last week of Four-Year-Old Kindergarten? It has been such a fun year full of learning and laughter. You children have grown so much over this past year and are ready for Kindergarten. Mrs. Robinson and I are very proud of […]

March 2017

Hopefully an early spring is on the way, since Coach Cowan and Dr. Rachel are loving having more of our PEHP classes OUTSIDE.  We get to emphasize movement and health while getting fresh air and a little sunshine! Please remember the importance of having a healthy breakfast every morning.  Encourage your children to try the […]