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Now Hiring

St. Malachy School Job Openings:

  • 2 Full-Time PK Teaching Associates
  • 1 Part-Time K-8 Teaching Associates

Timeframe:

Application collection March 1- March 29

Interview and hire early April 2019

Begin position late August 2019

Detailed descriptions about the positions can be found here: https://crestonstmalachy.org/employment-opportunities/

St. Malachy School is made up of 190 students in grades PK-8.  Our school is 1:1 with devices for all K-8 students. St. Malachy is located in Creston, Iowa approx. 1 hour from the Des Moines area.

If interested please complete the Diocesan application and return along with resume, credentials and letter of interest to Jennifer Simmons, 403 W Clark, Creston IA 50801 or jsimmons@crestonstmalachy.org.

Now Hiring

St. Malachy School Job Openings:
2 Full-Time PK Teaching Associates (includes benefits)
1 Part-Time K-8 Teaching Associates
Timeframe:

Application collection March 1- March 29

Interview and hire early April 2019

Begin position late August 2019

Detailed descriptions about the positions can be found here: https://crestonstmalachy.org/employment-opportunities/

St. Malachy School is made up of 190 students in grades PK-8. Our school is 1:1 with devices for all K-8 students. St. Malachy is located in Creston, Iowa approx. 1 hour from the Des Moines area.
If interested please complete the Diocesan application and return along with resume, credentials and letter of interest to Jennifer Simmons, 403 W Clark, Creston IA 50801 or jsimmons@crestonstmalachy.org.

Early Childhood Night

Please join us this evening for our Early Childhood Night at 6pm 

St. Malachy Foundation Gala and Auction

Join us for a fun evening supporting St. Malachy School. March 2, 2019 – Cocktail hour starts at 5 p.m. followed by a Prime Rib and Chicken Dinner at 6 p.m. Live and Silent Auctions at 7 p.m. We will also have special music guest Dustin Baird playing that evening as well. Tickets are available at St. Malachy School.

PK and K info night has been rescheduled

Due to weather, we are going to reschedule our PK and K info night.  Our new night will be February 19 at 6pm.

2-7-19

Early Childhood Night February 12 6pm

Creston Schools Closed February 13th – No Bus Service

St. Malachy Schools Open

February 14th

7:30am

Knights Hoop Shoot 

Congratulations to the following students for getting 1st place in their age division!

Rhett Driskell

Marshall Long

Keely Coen

Patrick Varner

Elks Hoops Shoot

Nevaeh Randall

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February 21st 6pm

We are seeking those interested in joining the executive board for PTO

February 13th  -9:15  6th Mass

February 20th – 9:15 5th Mass

February 27th – 9:15 4th Mass

Dear St. Malachy Supporter and Business Owners,

St. Malachy School has made proud supporter window clings for businesses in and around our community.  If you would be interested in displaying a window cling in your window please contact Mrs. Simmons jsimmons@crestonstmalachy.org.  We currently have clings that are 8.5×11, if you would be interested in a smaller cling (5×7) please let us know.

Catholic Youth Camp registration is open.  CYC 2019 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!

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.

Spirit Day is February 8th – 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.

Use SCRIP for everyday items!

Buy SCRIP from St. Malachy

Raise money for you and the school!

 Wishing you a Blessed Weekend,

God Bless,

Mrs. Simmons

1-31-19

February 14th

7:30am

February 2, 2019

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

With the date change, we have a few tables available!

Creston Schools Closed February 13th – No Bus Service

St. Malachy Schools Open

February 21st 6pm

We are seeking those interested in joining the executive board for PTO

February 6th -Rosary & 7th Mass

February 13th  -9:15  6th Mass

February 20th – 9:15 5th Mass

February 27th – 9:15 4th Mass

Dear St. Malachy Supporter and Business Owners,

St. Malachy School has made proud supporter window clings for businesses in and around our community.  If you would be interested in displaying a window cling in your window please contact Mrs. Simmons jsimmons@crestonstmalachy.org.  We currently have clings that are 8.5×11, if you would be interested in a smaller cling (5×7) please let us know.

Catholic Youth Camp registration is open.  CYC 2019 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!

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.

Spirit Day is February 8th – 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.

Use SCRIP for everyday items!

Buy SCRIP from St. Malachy

Raise money for you and the school!

 Wishing you a Blessed Weekend,

God Bless,

Mrs. Simmons

1-24-19

St. Malachy School

Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service

Catholic Schools Week

January 27 – February 1, 2019

 

Sunday, January 27th Opening of Catholic Schools Week

Eucharistic Celebration 9am at Holy Spirit Church

Breakfast Pizza in Parish Hall following Mass provided by our PTO

Monday, January 28th Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day

11:30-1pm Lunch for faculty and staff provided by PTO

Parent Volunteers please arrive by 11:15

Students bring sack lunch (milk is provided) and eat with Advent Angel

Spirit Week Dress: Blue and Gold Day


Tuesday, January 29th Student Appreciation Day  

2:00 – 2:45 pm Students vs. Teachers

Spirit Week Dress: Twins or Famous Duos

Wednesday, January 30th Community Appreciation Day  

Chamber of Commerce Coffee 9am in gym

1st Grade Presentations

8th Grade Presentations  

Advent Angels -Make Valentine cards for Servicemen and women

Spirit Week Dress: Class Theme Day

Thursday, January 31st School Appreciation Day  

LUNCH – SACK LUNCH provided by school milk provided (students may choose to bring their own sack lunch)

1:00pm Movie in the Gym  – students may bring blankets and pillows

Spirit Week Dress: PJ Day

Friday, February 1st Grandparents/Special Guest Day

Mass begins at 1:30 pm at Holy Spirit Parish

Cookie and Punch Reception following Mass

Spirit Day Dress: Dress Up Day

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

Dear St. Malachy Supporter and Business Owners,

St. Malachy School has made proud supporter window clings for businesses in and around our community.  If you would be interested in displaying a window cling in your window please contact Mrs. Simmons jsimmons@crestonstmalachy.org.  We currently have clings that are 8.5×11, if you would be interested in a smaller cling (5×7) please let us know.

Catholic Youth Camp registration is open.  CYC 2019 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!

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.

January 27th – Catholic Schools Week Kick-Off Mass (9am Holy Spirit)

February 1st – 1:30pm Grandparents Day Mass

Spirit Day is January 25th– 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.

February 14th

7:30am

Use SCRIP for everyday items!

Buy SCRIP from St. Malachy

Raise money for you and the school!

 Wishing you a Blessed Weekend,

God Bless,

Mrs. Simmons

New – 10 Week Spanish Course

We are offering a short, 10 week Spanish Club session for students who would like to try out the language but not commit to a full year of the program.

Please consider this opportunity.

“We are excited to be offering an additional K-5 Spanish Immersion class with The Language Project (TLP) on Wednesdays after-school from 3:30-4:30pm at St. Malachy starting 1/23/19-4/03/19. The Language Project´s hands-on, interactive, and high-energy approach ensures students are motivated and engaged while learning a new language at the same time. This fully immersive, independent, learning program is helping thousands of students worldwide unlock the benefits of bilingualism. (Space is limited!)”

St. Malachy Spanish Club Registration Information:

Early Childhood Parent Information Night

February 12, 2019 – 6pm
JOIN US: PARENT INFO NIGHT
LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR
KINDERGARTEN AND PK PROGRAMS
MEET OUR TEACHERS
SEE THE CLASSROOMS
 
CLASSES AVAILABLE
3 Year old M & W
3 Year old T & TH
4 Year old 1/2 day M-TH
4/5 Year old all-day M-F
Kindergarten All Day M-F
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