Saint Francis of Assisi School

Where faith and education merge with excellence

Saint Francis of Assisi school was opened in 1929. We presently occupy three buildings, with the Pre-School classes held in the building adjacent to Conway Hall. The stone school building contains classrooms for Kindergarten, Grades 1-3, main  office, computer lab, nurse's office, Delaware County Intermediate Unit  remediation and counseling room. The brick building presently contains classrooms for Grades 4-8, principal's office, faculty room, Honors math classroom and contains a combination auditorium/gymnasium. St. Francis of Assisi School has been accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools since 1984.

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School Begins for PreK-8

St. Francis of Assisi School will commence the 2016-2017 academic year, welcoming all our new and returning families with the following schedule. This is different from previous years, so please read carefully:


 Monday, August 29 – Preschool Orientation 8:30-12:00 noon. You will be sent information about what time to come.


Tuesday, August 30– School begins at 8:00 AM for all students in grades Preschool to 8. Dismissal will be at 2:40 PM. Our after school CARES program begins. All tuition passes are due. Kindergarten Parent Orientation 7:00 pm in Kindergarten rooms.

Wednesday, August 31 – School for Preschool to Grade 8, regular hours. Parent Orientations for Grades 1-3, 7:00 pm beginning in the gym.

Thursday, Sept. 1 –  School for Preschool to Grade 8, regular hours.


Monday, Sept. 5 – Labor Day – NO SCHOOL FOR PRESCHOOL TO GRADE 8

Tuesday, Sept. 6 – classes resume for Preschool to Grade 8. Parent Orientation for Grades 4,5,6 beginning at 7:00 pm in the gym. Instrumental Music parent meeting 6:30 pm in Room 10.

Wednesday, Sept. 7 – Parent Orientation for grades 7 and 8, beginning in the gym at 7:00 pm. Eighth grade graduation meeting following Orientation.

Friday, Sept. 9 – our opening of school Mass at 9:30 AM. Please come and join us as we give thanks to God for the gift of each other!

Earlier Event: June 1
Kindergarten closing ceremony
Later Event: October 18
Home and School Board Meeting

Preschool Program Information

Full-day Kindergarten & 1st through 8th Grades

8:00 AM - 2:40 PM

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