Mr. E News for January 27th, 2012 Dear Parents! January is a big month for all as resolutions for personal improvement, wellness, and financial stability abound! At Holy Family, this is the time we begin major preparations for next year, as current 1st-7th grade students are now registering, and children in our Pre-School, Kindergarten and [...]


Dear Parents, Christmas greetings to each of our school families!  As we approach the wonderful celebration of Christmas, we pause to reflect and give thanks for the many gifts and blessings of this year, 2011!  It as been a dramatic year for Catholic schools in our Archdiocese: retirement of Archbishop Buechlein and installation of Auxiliary [...]


Dear Parents, The secular world calls this season between the holidays, the short four-week race to Christmas can often be overshadowed by the busy-ness, expense, and frenzy of the Christmas “holiday.”  We Catholics and Christians know that this season of Advent is much more.  Christ renews his presence in our life each year, and we [...]


Dear parents, The month of November is a season for endings and beginnings, for reflection and giving thanks.  Last week we prayed for all Saints of the Kingdom as well as the Souls of the faithful departed.  This week we honor veterans and all those who serve to protect our country and our world. Later [...]


Month of the Rosary – This month, in addition to celebrating the harvest festivals of Harvest Homecoming, the harvest moon, Fall Break and Halloween, we celebrate the month of the rosary.  Last Friday we celebrated Our Lady of the Rosary at Mass, and this Friday after Mass the students will pray the rosary together.  All [...]


Hello, and welcome to the month of October! As we begin to pull on the jackets and scarves to fend off the fresh cool of these Fall mornings, thoughts begin to point toward winter weather in the upcoming months.  As announced earlier this year, Holy Family will use a new “instant parent notification system” to [...]


Our Holy Family community is saddened this week upon the death of Mrs. Nancy Grantz, wife of Joe Grantz, mother of Mrs. Angie Koopman and grandmother of Stephanie, Alyssa (’11) and Katelyn (’10).  Mrs. Grantz also has many extended family members in our parish and school.  The visitation for Mrs. Grantz will be at Kraft [...]

9/11 Remembered Today the students and staff spent time in church to mark the anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy ten years ago.  For us, it was a time to reflect and to pray for a more peaceful world. Bridge Woes Fortunately, most everyone was able to get to school on time this morning.  However, I’m [...]

August 31st, 2011

End of the month greetings!  As we close out this frantic first month of the school year, it’s amazing to think of all our activities over these past few weeks.  With only sixteen days of classes, we’ve already experienced: (2) all-school liturgies and (5) levels (5-8th and 1-4th) liturgies (4) 5-8th grade lector training sessions [...]

August 15th, 2011

Welcome, everyone, and a special welcome to all of our new families at Holy Family School!  We are excited to begin this 2011-2012 school year, and our theme, Rejoice and Be Glad! is a reflection of the many things that we celebrate. The Good News of Holy Family School is spreading! To help you make [...]