St. Katharine Drexel School News
There is no school on Mon., January 20th. 

Please join us for school Mass with our 1st Grade assisting Wed., January 22nd at 8 a.m. 

All SKD School families are invited to Family Movie Night in the MPR at 6 p.m. on Fri., January 24th. Please turn in your RSVP to the School Office by Wed., January 22nd so we can get a correct count to order pizza.

A Book Fair will be held after all Masses in the School Library the weekend of February 8th-9th.

Next year's Preschool and Kindergarten students and parents, please save the date of Tuesday, Feb. 18th. You are invited to our "Open House and Information Night” from 5:30-7 p.m. Please RSVP online at before Tues., February 11th.

Please remember to check your e-mail for your Weekend Update from Mrs. Charron and our school website for our October School Newsletter, calendar, and lunch menu. If you haven't been receiving the Weekend Update, please let us know in the School Office.

Please contact Sandy at 275-6994 or with any questions.

Please note that our new e-mail addresses end with “” (no longer 
St. Katharine Drexel School Website:
Click on the link above for the latest information about St. Katharine Drexel Elementary!

It's time to kick-off Catholic Schools Week! On Sunday, January 26th, our SKD School will sponsor a Pancake Breakfast in the Multipurpose Room following the 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Masses. This is a free-will offering event and ALL PROCEEDS will go towards the new playground surface fund. Please watch for additional information and opportunities to help with this event.

Sundays, Jan.19th & 26th; Feb. 9th & 23rd: Class for Grades 1-6 (No class Feb. 2nd or 16th) 

Wednesdays, Jan. 22nd & 29th; Feb. 12th, 19th & 26th: Class for Grades 1-6 and Grades 7-9 (No class Feb. 5th)

RE Parent Meetings Sun., Jan. 19th at 9:30 a.m. and Wed., Jan. 22nd at 5:30 & 6:45 p.m.; We’ll be making changes to our Religious Education program next year and would like your input. Please plan to attend one of these meetings. Thanks!

Religious Ed. Information: Jon Konz, our DRE, has put together a website for our Religious Education Program. Please visit and click on "Religious Ed" in the upper right corner to view the RE calendar, or to contact Jon with a question. Jon's contact information: 275-6870 x204 or

St. Katharine Drexel School collects the following labels to help purchase items for the school. There is a bucket at the Information Center in the Gathering Space for you to drop your labels off.

· Box Tops 

· Coke rewards – Coke products, including Powerade caps and codes (from inside of boxes) 

SF Catholic School System Position Openings: Please check the Catholic Schools’ website for new position openings in the system at

Baptismal Planning Class
Held the second Thursday evening of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Office Conference Room; The next class is on Thursday, February 13th.

Bishop O'Gorman Catholic Schools Gift Card Program

Stop before you shop! BOCS Gift Cards are available in the Parish Office during the week or after the weekend Masses. Such an easy way to help BOCS students and parents with tuition!
 BOCS Gift Cards are available at the Parish Office Monday, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday-Friday and after Masses on the weekend. 

NEW! Dick's Sporting Goods, DSW & Fazoli's

Participating businesses include Applebee’s, Bagel Boy, Barnes & Noble, Bath & Body Works, Buffalo Wild Wings, Century Theaters, CherryBerry Frozen Yogurt, Cherry Creek Grill, Child's Play Toys, Culver’s, Dick's Sporting Goods, DSW, Fareway Food Stores, Fazoli's, Get-N-Go, Home Goods, HyVee, iTunes, Juice Stop, Kohl's, Lewis, Look's Market, Marshalls, Menards, Minerva's/Grille 26, Panera, Papa Murphy's, Perkins, Pizza Ranch, Qdoba, Sam's Club, Scheels, SilverStar Car Wash, Sioux Falls Ford, Starbucks, Subway, Sunshine, Target, TC Referee, Texas Roadhouse, TJ Maxx, The Gas Stop, Walmart, and West Mall 7 Theaters.

If you are not participating in this program, please give Tonia a call at the Parish Office for more information. It's free money for our schools and tuition credit for your student, another student or your
future student.
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