March Rapp Up

I write to you today as one proud principal. “Rapp”ing up March of 2020 is no easy task. This will undoubtedly go down as one of the most challenging months in the history of our school, perhaps in the history of our country. But as we turn the calendar into April, I...

April Counseling Newsletter

As we venture into a new way of learning, we also venture into a new way of counseling.  Make sure you/your students are logging into Zoom and checking google classrooms. The counseling department is here to help if students need to talk through any social/emotional...

February Rapp Up

Dependence. We don’t often hear dependence spoken of as a virtue. It’s opposite, on the other hand, often is. Independence is perhaps the most authentically American virtue; in fact, the idea of our country was first articulated in its declaration. And in that...

6th Annual Mother/Daughter Fashion Show & Brunch

The SJA Moms’ Club invites you to be a guest at our 6th Annual Mother/Daughter Fashion Show and Brunch. Please join us Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. All mothers, daughters, sisters, grandmothers, godmothers, aunts, and nieces are invited to spend the day...

Health and Wellness Parent Information Night

 In our efforts to continue to partner with our parents in helping our students become the young people their God created them to be, we want to offer a new event this year. All parents are invited and encouraged to attend an informational session on Thursday,...

Spring Semester 2020 Parent-Teacher Conferences

Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. *Students will have Early Release at 2:20 p.m. CONFERENCES Conferences will be set up in the Gathering Space and Academic Wing beginning at 3:00 p.m. Thursday. There are no scheduled appointments for conferences; parents...

January Rapp Up

Our first month of this new decade concluded with a lot of excitement! The last week of January included celebrations of our Sweetheart Court, Catholic Schools Week, and, of course, our Kansas City Chiefs. I promise there was some learning that took place as well, and...

WPA Dance & Spirit Week

Buy Your Tickets Today! Outside Guests Form Updated Spirit Day Themes: Monochrome Monday (A-Day): Wear all one color! … or wear CHIEFS. Catholic School Tuesday (B-ASM): Wear a Catholic School T-shirt or Sweatshirt with your uniform bottoms to support Catholic Schools...

November Rapp Up

This Thanksgiving, what kind of stories did you tell around the dinner table? If you’re like my big Irish-Catholic family, they may have been stories about long-past camping trips gone wrong, the crazy things our little kids have said or done recently (like...

Monthly GRACE for Moms, Freshman and Sophomore Girls

G.R.A.C.E. (Girls Respond Actively to Christ’s Example) is a women’s formation program that focuses on prayer, sisterhood, and sharing one’s faith through encouragement and accountability. These discipleship groups are already in motion for our...