Entries by Kathy Preston

May, 2018

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, We begin this last month of the 2017-18 school year participating in an exciting on-line fundraising event, Midlands Gives. St. Peter’s Catholic School has significantly benefited from this opportunity over the past three years due to many loyal, generous donors. All money […]

April,2018

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, The children were bursting with excitement! Invitations had been sent, the room had been prepared, cards had been written, simple refreshments of doughnuts, coffee and juice were on the table. In the adult world it is easy to forget what a special […]

March, 2018

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, Signs of the changing season and new life are all around us; green buds on the trees, daffodils and crocus coloring the landscape. Welcome signs of new life after the dormant winter months. Around St. Peter’s School the indicators of Spring include […]

Principal’s Newsletter

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, It seems such an odd juxtaposition, Valentine’s Day and Ash Wednesday falling on the same day this month. On Valentine’s Day, shiny red boxes of chocolate, beautiful flowers and sweet cards are given to those we love as a sign of our […]

January, 2018

  A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, The countdown to the New Year and the quieter days of January always seem to bring much needed calm after the commotion of the holiday season. Nestled between the liturgical feasts of Christmas and the Epiphany is the Feast of the […]

December, 2017

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, The beautiful season of Advent is upon us! During this time of preparation, we focus on the many gifts given to us by God -most especially, the Christ Child humbly taking on our humanity to free us from sin. The hectic nature […]

December, 2017

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, The beautiful season of Advent is upon us! During this time of preparation, we focus on the many gifts given to us by God -most especially, the Christ Child humbly taking on our humanity to free us from sin. The hectic nature […]

November, 2017

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s Catholic School, I vividly remember the large cornucopia table decoration that was displayed on my grandparent’s dining room table around this time, every year. The colorful, artificial fruits and vegetables spilling out of the large cone-shaped basket was always an indication that Thanksgiving […]

October, 2017

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, Traditions are important events and activities, repeated year after year, that ground a community with shared experiences, memories and beliefs. The month of October we look forward to continuing a number of important traditions at St. Peter’s Catholic School. The first Friday […]

September, 2017

A Note from Mrs. Preston Dear Parents and Friends of St. Peter’s School, Labor Day truly signals the end of summer, and for students, time to get back to work. It is always a joy to have the students return to school. The younger children enter with some trepidation and boundless energy, the older grades […]