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Marathon Day Schedule

Marathon Day is just a few short weeks away. On Friday, Oct. 6, we will celebrate Marathon. Students in grades 3-5 will walk to the Highland High School track and meet students from Nativity and Highland Catholic. They will walk the track from approximately 12–1 p.m. (they will leave Holy Spirit at approximately 11:40 a.m.). Middle School students will walk the track from... Read More >

Help Line with Dr. Kahn

Thanks to Dr. Kahn for introducing himself at our recent parent nights. If you have a concern you would like to discuss with Dr. Kahn, you can reach him at (651) 426-4297 or via email at drstevekahn@gmail.com . Read More >

Hats Off to Our Volunteers

Thanks to our wonderful parents who have volunteered to help supervise recess. Thanks to: Kristin Brost Karen Ernst Jason and Stephanie Morrissey Ellen Lind Alex Carroll Rosie Hatfield MIkki Donath If you are interested in joining this illustrious group, please contact Dr. Krieger at (651) 698-3353 or... Read More >

Hurricane Relief

Thank you to our students and families who donated to our Out-of-Uniform for a Cause Day the first week of school. We raised just over $900 to support hurricane victims. What a generous response! Our donations have been forwarded to the National Catholic Educational Association who is coordinating collections from Catholic Schools across the county. One hundred percent of our... Read More >

September is Lice Awareness Month

Sept. is lice awareness month and we want to share a tip with you as to how to positively identify a nit. This advice comes from professionals with over 20 years of treatment head lice! Pull the nit from the hair and place it on a white paper towel or piece of paper. If it is brown, round on one side and pointy on the other with an antenna, then you are seeing a nit.... Read More >

The Parent Help Line

Many of you had the privilege of meeting Dr. Steve Kahn at our recent parent nights. Remember that he is available to consult with you on questions or concerns. You can contact him via phone or email at: drstevekahn@gmail.com or (651) 426-4297. Read More >

Update Your Volunteer Requirements

At this time of year, all volunteers who will be interacting with minors or vulnerable adults on behalf of the church and school need to update their Essential 3 requirements. If you plan on volunteering this academic year, please review your file. Anything highlighted in yellow under the Toolbox tab is a requirement and needs to be completed before you may volunteer at Holy... Read More >

Help Needed to Serve Hot Lunch

If you can spare some time to help out setting up and serving lunch (Thursday is a particular need), please contact Molly at (651) 698-3353. Help is needed from 11:15 a.m.–12:45 p.m. daily. If you can spare some time once a week or if you can be an on-call helper, please let us know.   Read More >

Safety

While there is no reason for alarm, it serves as a reminder to all of us, to do all we can to keep our children safe. Staff supervising the playground are alert to unfamiliar people who may be in the area. The same holds true for drop off and dismissal times. But as in other situations, it takes a village… We try to find the balance between being welcoming and being... Read More >

Evening of Angels

Keri and Dean Becker, parents of Griffin (Holy Spirit 4th Grader) would like to invite you to their 8th Annual “Evening for the Angels” event, which will be held on Saturdya, Oct. 7, at the Lost Spur Golf Club in Eagan. This fund was created in memory of their triplets, Olivia, Jack and Gracie Becker, and all proceeds go to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Children’s... Read More >