God is good all the time.  We had an absolutely beautiful day for our Seder Meal and Crosswalk.

April 14-19, 2017

Professional Development day for St. Malachy Teachers

Creston schools WILL be in session on the 18th and 19th

There will be no SCRIP this week.

St. Malachy is giving away a year’s worth of free tuition!  St. Malachy is selling 100 raffle tickets for one new or current student to win a year’s worth of free tuition.  The price of a raffle ticket is $50 each.  The drawing will be on May 1st.  Hurry and get your tickets they are going fast!

Contact Jennifer Simmons or Sarah Lane for more information!



A big thank you to everyone who came for Literacy Night.  It was a fun evening!



April 28th, 2017


Preschool – 5th Grade Girls and their special man

Special man + 1-2 girls – $10

Special man + 3+ girls – $15


Attention 4th-8th Grade Students!

Would you like a chance to design this year’s yearbook cover?  If so, enter the yearbook cover design contest.

The cover must meet the following criteria:

*Be on a white piece of 8.5×11 paper (may use the opposite side of this sheet)

*Be bright and very colorful

*Must be hand drawn

*Must include the words:  Faith, Academics & Leadership

*Include St. Malachy’s name: St. Malachy School

*Include the year: 2016-2017

*Include your name in the bottom right corner of the design.

Submit your design to your teacher by Thursday, April 21st

(this is a new deadline)

Mark your Calendars!

The St. Malachy Spring Concert

May 24, 2017

6:30pm – Creston High School Auditorium

This is a change from the original date posted in the family calendar of May 10th

April 12th –

April 26th – Mass 9:15 Hosted by: 5th grade

May 3rd – Mass 9:15 Hosted by: 4th grade

May 10th – Mass 9:15 Hosted by:  2nd & 6th grade

May 17th – Mass 9:15 Hosted by: 4th and 3rd grade

May 24th – Mass 9:15 Hosted by: 5th and 7th grade – 7th Reception

May 31st – Mass 9:15 Hosted by: 1st and 8th grade

Check your child’s folder.

Iowa Assessment scores are coming home today along with the Application Packet for the 2017-2018 school year.

Applications and fees are due back May 5th

Lap-a-thon is coming up on May4th

Pledge Packets came home today!

 High Lakes Youth Leadership

Once again, the month of April will be the application period for the next High Lakes Youth Leadership Class of 2018 starting this fall. This will be our 6th year of the program.  Applications will be accepted through April 30th, 2017.  Please find attached an electronic copy of the application.  The adult/peer reference form can be used to nominate a student for the program.  So if you would like to nominate a student to the program please fill out this form and send it to me ASAP. I will then notify the student of their nomination and encourage them to apply.   The program is for HS aged youth going into grades 9-12.   Students may apply directly, but will need to include an adult or peer reference form.   The program is designed for 15-20 students.

Applications and nominations can also be found on our website here:  http://www.highlakesleadership.com/html/HLYL_appForm_Page.html


Spring Cleaning Day

April 21, 2017

Spring cleaning is a day of service for our students at St. Malachy.  


Spirit Hat Day April 21 $1 !!!

Wishing you a Blessed Easter.

God Bless,

Mrs. Simmons