About St. Patrick Elementary

Hot Lunch

The Hot Lunch program is provided through Portland Food Service by Chartwells.  Hot lunch will begin on the first full day of school.  The cost for elementary students is $2.60 per day.  Cold lunch students can purchase milk for $ .60.

Each student has their own computerized lunch account. Cash or checks may be applied at any time to this account. Please make checks out to Portland Food Service (PFS). Elementary please send money in a clearly marked envelope to your classroom teacher.

Bus Transportation

Bus transportation is provided by Portland Public Schools.  If you have questions, please contact the bus garage at 647-2993.  If your child needs a bus pass, please call the bus garage to make arrangements.

Weekly Mass Schedule
  • All elementary students in grades 1 through 5 attend Mass at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.
  • Kindergarten students attend mass once a month.
Absence/Dismissal Information
  • If your student will be absent, please call the school office by 8:30 a.m.
  • Students not riding the bus will be brought to either the gym steps or the Parish Hall for dismissal.  Your location will be assigned at the beginning of the school year.
  • At the conclusion of the school day, After School Supervision (formerly called latchkey) is available for students in grades K-8.  There is a fee for this service.
  • If you will be making alternate arrangements for student pick-up after school, please call the school office before 3:00 p.m.

Grading Scale DK – 2

P (Proficient)                     90-100
DV (Developing)                 70-89
NY (Not Yet)                           1-69

NE (Not Evaluated)                 –

CR                                          Credit


Grading Scale Grades 3-5

A     93-100
A-    90-92
B+   87-89
B      83-86
B-    80-82
C+   77-79
C     73-76
C-    70-72
D+   67-69
D     63-66
D-    60-62
F     59 and below
CR  Credit
NC  No Credit
Inc  Incomplete

Show your support for the Shamrock football team!

8-Man semifinal game will be Saturday, November 16 at 1:00 p.m. at PHS field.  Shamrocks will take on Climax-Scotts.

Remember, athletic passes are not accepted at tournament games.