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We Pray! We Learn! We Achieve!

 

Located in Portland, Michigan, St. Patrick Catholic School has been educating the minds, bodies, and spirits of its students for over 110 years. Our school mission statement contains six powerful words that are a guide for life: We Pray! We Learn! We Achieve!

St. Patrick School is open to all families who are looking for a faith-based education for their children. For more information about our top-rated preschool through 12th grade academic, athletic, and extracurricular programs, please visit the Prospective Families page, contact the school office at 517-647-7551 or e-mail Mr. Randy Hodge  (ext 119) or Mrs. Cortney Smith (ext 120).

 

Announcements

Fall Festival: October 13, 2019

Sign up to work at Fall Festival

(09/13) 2019-20 St. Patrick School Family Directory

The new family directories are ready to go home. These are being given to the OLDEST child in every participating family today. 

(09/13) Juniors and seniors please turn in your permission form to Mrs. Garcia for the college fair. They are due next Tuesday.
(09/06) This week’s newsletter

September 6, 2019

(09/05) Sign up online to work at Fall Festival

The online link to sign up to work at Fall Festival on October 13, is now active.  Please take a look at the worker list and see where you’d like to work.  

(09/05) Spirit wear now available in online store

Fabricated Customs, located at 212 Kent Street, is providing us with an online store that will be up all year.  You can order spirit wear there—or stop by their store to pick up something that they have in stock.  Football and volleyball wear is now available—lots more to come!

(09/05) Please note email address changes

Are you having trouble emailing staff members? Over the summer, their emails changed from portlandstpats.COM to portlandstpats.ORG(capitalized for emphasis). We recommend you remove the old .com addresses, as they won’t forward to the new email system.

(09/01) Mark your calendars—Homecoming Tailgate Party

Be sure to mark you calendars and plan to attend the Homecoming Tailgate Party on Saturday, October 5, 2019, beginning at 5:30 p.m.

  • St. Patrick PTO will furnish hotdogs, buns, and water.
  • The Advancement and Development Committee, along with Ashton King Farm Bureau and Sweet Caroline’s BBQ, will host a pork roast.
  • Families should bring a dish to pass

Bring your family and friends for dinner, then stay for the game and cheer on the Shamrocks.

(08/26) 59th Annual Fall Festival

Mark your calendars for the 59th Annual Fall Festival, which will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2019, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at St. Patrick School.

All raffle ticket packets will be in the back of church next week. Be sure to pick your packet up and try, try, try to sell them all!

The Arts and Crafts show has always been a great way to celebrate the season as well as get a jump start on Christmas shopping. Interested in reserving a booth? There is an online application or you may print the application and send it to Darlene Miller. Be sure to also check Facebook for details and updates at Portland St. Pat’s Fall Fest Craft Show.

Our half marathon and 5k race are being held again this year! Check out the Fall Fest race page to print your registration or use the online registration

We’re already beginning to schedule workers for the festival. All athletes and all parents of athletes (Grades 5-12) are expected to work a shift. Call Mary Cook (517-927-1580) if you’d like first dibs on a time slot

Visit the Fall Fest website and the event page on Facebook for more details.

(08/20) Online Apparel Store

Looking for football gear? Fabricated Customs in downtown Portland has setup an online shop so you can order shirts and hoodies.

St. Patrick Football Apparel

Orders are due by August 22nd to guarantee delivery before the first football game, but don’t worry, the store won’t be closing anytime soon. More items will be added during the year.

(08/19) Open Position – Art & Technology Teacher

PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS

POSITION POSTING

POSITION: Art and Technology Teacher

LOCATION:  St. Patrick Catholic School

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  1. Valid Michigan Art (LX, LQ or LZ) Teaching Certificate

2.     Working knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and assessment

3.     Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS:

 

1.  Endorsements/Certifications in other applicable areas

2.  Knowledge of MTSS and PBIS to support student needs.

3.  Experience in working with special needs students

4.  Working knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and assessment

5.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills

6.  Excellent organizational skills

7.  Willingness to coach or serve as an advisor for extracurricular activities

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:

Salary and benefits per Master Agreement.

 

SEND:

Letter of application, resume, and copies of credentials to:

 

Leanna Davis

Portland Middle School

745 Storz Ave.

Portland, MI 48875

 

Email: ldavis@portlandk12.org

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:     Until Filled

School Calendar

Monday, September 16
Tuesday, September 17
  • Freshman Volleyball vs. Laingsburg HOME

    Tuesday, September 17  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Portland Middle School, 745 Storz Ave, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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  • JH Volleyball Practice @ Nazarene Church 7th 6:30 8th 8:00

    Tuesday, September 17  6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Nazarene Church Portland Michigan

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  • JV Volleyball vs. Laingsburg HOME

    Tuesday, September 17  7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
    Portland Middle School, 745 Storz Ave, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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  • Varsity Volleyball vs. Laingsburg HOME

    Tuesday, September 17  8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Portland Middle School, 745 Storz Ave, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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Wednesday, September 18
  • Varsity XC @ Laingsburg CMAC Jamboree 1

    Wednesday, September 18  2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Laingsburg High School, 8008 Woodbury Rd, Laingsburg, MI 48848, USA

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  • 5/6 Volleyball vs. St. THomas (Green) and St. Mary (Westphalia Green)

    Wednesday, September 18  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Saint Thomas School, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA

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Thursday, September 19
  • JH Volleyball @ Fowler

    Thursday, September 19  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Fowler Public School District, 11214 W Kent St, Fowler, MI 48835, USA

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Friday, September 20
  • Varsity Football @ Webberville

    Friday, September 20  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Webberville High & Middle School, 309 E Grand River Ave, Webberville, MI 48892, USA

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Saturday, September 21
  • Varsity Volleyball @ Eaton Rapids INV.

    Saturday, September 21  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    St. Patrick Catholic School, Portland, 122 N West St, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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  • Freshman Volleyball @ Perry INV.

    Saturday, September 21  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Perry High School, 2555 W Britton Rd, Perry, MI 48872, USA

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  • 5/6 Volleyball vs. St. Mary (Westphalia-Blue) and St. Martha @ St. Mary Westphalia

    Saturday, September 21  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    St Mary's School, 209 N Westphalia St, Westphalia, MI 48894, USA

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Monday, September 23
  • JH Volleyball @ P-W

    Monday, September 23  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Pewamo-Westphalia Community Schools, 5101 Clintonia Rd, Westphalia, MI 48894, USA

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Tuesday, September 24
  • Freshman Volleyball vs. P-W HOME

    Tuesday, September 24  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Portland Middle School, 745 Storz Ave, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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  • JV Volleyball vs. P-W HOME

    Tuesday, September 24  7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    St. Patrick Catholic School, Portland, 122 N West St, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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  • Varsity Volleyball vs. P-W HOME

    Tuesday, September 24  8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Portland Middle School, 745 Storz Ave, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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Wednesday, September 25
  • Varsity XC @ P-W INV.

    Wednesday, September 25  4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Pewamo-Westphalia Community Schools, 5101 Clintonia Rd, Westphalia, MI 48894, USA

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Thursday, September 26
  • JH Volleyball vs. Laingsburg HOME

    Thursday, September 26  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    St. Patrick Catholic School, Portland, 122 N West St, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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Friday, September 27
  • Varsity Football vs. Vestaburg HOME

    Friday, September 27  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Portland High School, 1100 Ionia Rd, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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Saturday, September 28
  • Varsity XC @ CC-C INV.

    Saturday, September 28  9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Fish Creek Sportsman's Club, e, 11620 County Line Rd, Hubbardston, MI 48845, USA

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  • JV Volleyball @ Ionia INV.

    Saturday, September 28  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Ionia High School, 250 E Tuttle Rd, Ionia, MI 48846, USA

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  • 5/6 Volleyball vs. St. Joseph (SJ) and St. Mary (Westphalia-Gold) HOME

    Saturday, September 28  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    St. Patrick Catholic School, Portland, 122 N West St, Portland, MI 48875, USA

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