St. Dorothy Roman Catholic School offers students in grades K-8 a vibrant, challenging curriculum which is deeply rooted in Catholic faith and values. In cooperation with parents, we prepare students to be critical, creative, and moral thinkers so that they can face and respond to the challenges of the 21st century.
HOMEROOM LISTS WILL BE POSTED ON CLASSROOM PAGES ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 26.
Welcome all returning and new students and families!
St. Dorothy School will open on Tuesday, September 6 at 7:50 AM for students in grades one through eight. Uniforms are to be worn on the first day. Summer uniforms, consisting of golf shirt and shorts, may be worn.
Dismissal will be at 2:45 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, September 6,7,8,9. The hot lunch program will not begin until Monday, October 3; therefore, all students will need to bring a lunch until that date. Students should also bring a snack because pretzels will not be available until later in the month.
All students in grades 2-6 who are new to our school are asked to report to the office where members of our Student Council will welcome them and escort them to their homeroom lines. Students entering first grade are to be brought directly to their classrooms, as indicated in the letter from the teachers. Returning students are to come directly to the gym and line up in the area marking their new grade.
Our opening liturgy will take place on Friday, September 9,at 9:00 AM. Confessions for students in grades 3 through 8 will be held on Friday, September 30 at 1:15 PM.
Tuesday, September 6, will be a special day for the youngest members of our school community. An orientation will be held on that day for the Kindergarten children and their parents. Additional information will be provided to Kindergarten families. The first full day of school for Kindergarten will be Wednesday, September 7.
CARES, our after school program, will begin on Monday, September 12.
Back-to-school nights will be held on Monday, September 12 for parents of students in grades K through 4 and on Monday, September 19 for parents of students in grades 5 through 8. Both meetings will begin at 7:00 PM in the gym.
We look forward to a new school year bringing great things for everyone at St. Dorothy!