Principal’s Corner #143

We ask the risen Jesus, who turns death into life, to change hatred into love, vengeance into forgiveness, war into peace.
Pope Francis – Easter prayer

Welcome back dear parents and students,

I hope you had a blessed Easter and restful break. Please keep our school families in your prayers at this time.

Sr. Kathleen


Congratulations to Father John Dolan, our pastor. He has been named Auxiliary Bishop of San Diego by Pope Francis. We wish Father Dolan many blessings. God bless you!

A BIG thank you to the Armstrong Family (Gavin, 3rd Grade) who gifted our school with a microphone system to use at Morning Assembly.

SVS EMAIL: Our school email was down from Thursday, April 20th until this morning, April 24th. Please resend any email you would like a response to: from your student’s teacher, school office, or school administration. Thank you for your patience.

The First Day of School for the 2017-18 school year is August 22nd.

Third grade teacher: The pastor has hired a teacher for the third grade and as soon as her documents have cleared the Office for Schools, I will announce her name. She is a beautiful teacher and had an outstanding reputation as a professional.

Chess Club – Anyone interested in another after school chess class? Click here for details.


  • Your registration for the 2017-2018 school year is due in the school office by April 24th to guarantee a space for your student/s. I look forward to being your principal for the 2017 -2018 school year. As always, sincere thanks for your support.
  • April 25th at 6:00 pm – First Communion Meeting for parents in the church hall.
  • April 27th from 9:00 am – 9:45 am – The Grossmont College Theater Arts Department’s mime Performers are back and will perform “The Talking Body; mime the art of physical story telling.” This performance will be in the church hall.

First Annual Mother/Daughter Tea Party – May 6th

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Catholic Schools Night at Petco Park – May 19th

Catholic Schools Night at Petco Park is Friday, May 19th. Padres vs Diamondbacks at 7:10 pm. All ticket orders must be turned in to the school office by Friday, April 28th. Click here for more information and to print the order form.

Scrip News

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     Sunday, April 30
     Sunday, May 7 & 14

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