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A huge thank you to Mrs. Stoner and all the students for a fabulous performance Wednesday night.


For the safety of our students please note:

Parents dropping off students please use the crosswalk area to pull-through & drop off only.

Parents needing to park and walk their child in please park near the bell on the east lawn or in front of Father’s house. Parking in or near the crosswalk area is prohibited.

3 year-old PK students must be walked into their classroom.

Food Pantry Donations Needed

We will be collecting items from December 3-14

PK-2 Kleenex

3-5 Toliet Paper

6-8 Paper Towels



Morning Drop-Off

Outside if feels like temperature is 13 or above

K-8 Recess

Outside if feels like temperature is 0 or above

PK students

Outside if feels like temperature is 13 or above


January 19th, 2018

St. Malachy Trivia Night!

Form a group of 8 for $200 a table

6:15-7:15  Cocktail Hour with Appetizers Provided

7:30 Trivia Starts

Call the school to reserve your table today! 641-782-7125

Where: Crestmore Golf Course

Catholic Youth Camp registration is opening soon! In fact, registration is just around the corner on November 15, 2017 at noon! CYC 2018 dates are available on our website: stmcenter.com CYC is for students entering 3rd grade through high school graduation and is located in Panora, IA. Sponsorships are available!


December 19th following Mass – Approximately 10:15

We are starting to see some illnesses go through our school.  Please remember a child must remain at home until at least 24 hours after they are free of fever, diarrhea, vomiting, severe cough/cold, or signs of a fever without the use of a fever-reducing medication.

December 12th – 9:15am 3rd Grade Mass

December 19th – 9:15am 2nd Grade Mass

Thank you to all of those who let their children donate to the door decorating contest. We raised over $200 that will be donated to Heifer International. The Civics Club will decide what they would like to donate.
The winners are:
1st Place: Mikaela Downing (8) and Taylor Smith (6)
2nd Place: Hope Woods and Carley Zoe Ralston (7)
Congratulations to the winners! The doors were great, and our school looks so festive!

Knights of Columbus

Free Throw Contest:

Thursday, January 18th

~Thank you, Ms. Lesan PE

Congrulations to the following students:

3rd Grade

Merrick, Will, Karlie & Shaylee



5th Grade

Javin & Gabe


Taryn & Parker




Keely & Nevaeh

They will be going on to the next level in the Elks Hoops Shoot on January 5th at SWCC

Spirit Day is December 7th & 21st – Students may wear sweatpants for $1.  Money collected goes into a school “pay-it-forward” fund that helps others in our community in the time of illness or death.

Camp Kesem is a student-run organization that provides support for children who have been affected by a parent’s cancer. One of our services is a free week-long summer camp where these kiddos can just be kids and leave their adult responsibilities behind. It is our mission to reach every corner of Iowa.  If you or someone you know would benefit from this camp please complete the interest survey below.

Summer Camp Interest Indicator Form Camp Kesem 2019

December 21st

Everyone is encouraged to Dress Festive

Sack Lunch Only – Milk Provided

School Christmas Carols 12:15-12:45

Dismiss @ 1:10

Holy Spirit and St. Edwards is updating their pictorial directory.

Dates for pictures:

Holy Spirit:  December 4th-8th and January 10th-12th

St. Edward:  January 9th

Below is the link to go directly to the sign-up page.


Use SCRIP for everyday items!

Christmas must be complete by the 17th of December.

Buy SCRIP from St. Malachy

Raise money for you and the school!

 Wishing you a Blessed Weekend,

God Bless,

Mrs. Simmons