Congrats to our own 8th grader, Emma, and her teammates on their 8th grade night! St. Mark’s co-ops this year with SVDP. A special thanks for all who helped to make this a special night for the families too!
Today we honor our veterans, worthy men and women who gave their best when they were called upon to serve and protect their country. We pray that you will bless them for their unselfish service in the continual struggle to preserve our freedoms, our safety, and our country’s heritage, for all of us.
Don't forget that tomorrow, October 26th is picture day... be sure to bring your smiles!
Don’t forget that the book fair is still going on! Come check it out! 📚 Wednesday, October 20: 9am to 12 pm Thursday, October 21: 9 am to 12 pm AND 2:30 pm to 8 pm Friday, October 22: 11 am to 4 pm
If you are interested in Peoria Notre Dame, this is a great opportunity to go check it out and see what they have to offer!
October 10th was Pastor Appreciation Day. Pictured here are class representatives presenting spiritual bouquets to Msgr. Brownsey. We are so blessed to have his guidance and leadership at SMS!
St. Mark's has been blessed to receive many generous donations providing over 30 scholarships this year already. We still have over 40 students on our list that are eligible for this current school year. Maybe you can help make a difference for one of them?
In Honor of St. Francis Day, Msgr. blesses some of our family animals in honor of the Patron Saint of Animals, Saint Francis of Assisi.
We are so blessed to have Mr. Trevino here at SMS! Thank you for all that you do! 💙💛
The month of October is dedicated to the Holy Rosary. Our 8th grade students were preparing to share in their devotion with our school and parish. You can find their lovely artwork in the vestibule of our Church.
Don’t forget TOMORROW....we will be doing a "dress down" day to benefit St. Jude, in honor of one of our own preschool students. Students may wear gold/yellow for childhood cancer or orange for leukemia awareness, along with school appropriate jeans or khakis.
Next Tuesday, September 28th, we will be doing a "dress down" day to benefit St. Jude, in honor of one of our own preschool students. Students may wear gold/yellow for childhood cancer or orange for leukemia awareness, along with school appropriate jeans or khakis. We ask that students bring in a donation of any amount ON THIS DAY to participate. Flyer Design: Aless Carmona
Apples and Artists?! What a great combo for some hands-on fun in Pre-K!
Every year, from September 15th to October 15th, we honor the contributions of Latino & Hispanic communities with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month. Fun fact: Hispanics are 40% of the total Catholic population in the United States. Did you know that the current enrollment at St. Mark’s is also 40% Hispanic and Latino? It is a great reason to give thanks and celebrate the achievements of our community.
Today we celebrate our Blessed Mother Mary’s birthday!
Let’s show our support for those affected by Hurricane Ida!
Remember the scientific method? Our 8th grade students were investigating what type of water makes the alka-seltzer tablets dissolve faster. Hands-on, masks on, and scientists in the making!
We are Marksmen! 🏹
It’s great to see the kids enjoying recess together with new and old friends!
Our first student arrived for Unpack Your Backpack! We are so excited for a great new year!