Parish: 233-3092 | School: 232-5290 | Faith Formation: 232-3514 | 2900 Hoover Avenue, Ames IA
School Year Calendar & Monthly Calendar
Preschool Hours, School Hours and Lunch Times

Preschool Hours
3-Year-Old AM – Tuesday and Thursday – 8:15-11 a.m.
4-Year-Old AM – Monday, Wednesday and Friday – 8:15-11 a.m.
3/4-Year-Old PM – Monday, Tuesday and Thursday – 12:30-3:15 p.m.
(Drop off time is five minutes before the start of class.)

School Hours (Kindergarten through Fifth Grades)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday – 8:25 a.m.-3:20 p.m.
Wednesday – 8:25 a.m.-2:15 p.m. (This allows for Staff Professional Development from 2:30-4 p.m.)
(Drop off time is at 8 a.m. and from 8-8:15 a.m. they will be supervised by a staff member in the multi-purpose room and at 8:15 a.m. they will be dismissed to their classroom.)

Lunch Times
Grades K/1/2 11:30AM-Noon
Grades 3/4/5 12:10-12:40PM

Principal Notes – December 7, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – December 7, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Congratulations to our "Keep Christ in Christmas" Contest Grand Knight Dave Baldus stands with winners of the "Keep Christ in Christmas" poster contest at St. Cecilia Church in Ames, Iowa. Front row: Mae...

PRINCIPAL NOTES – November 30, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – November 30, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Nation Day of Prayer Today is the National day of Prayer for Inclusion of People/Students with Disabilities and the Families Who Love Them. During our morning announcements this morning Mrs. Rooney read the...

Principal Notes – November 16, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – November 16, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Nonpublic Transportation Services Parents that live outside the Ames School District are reminded to turn in your transportation reimbursement request. The reimbursement comes from the resident district and...

Principal Notes – September 28, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – September 28, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Greetings - The Internal Revenue Service has proposed new regulations that would limit the federal deductibility of individual donations to School Tuition Organizations (STOs) in Iowa. Donors to the STO...

Principal Notes – September 21, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – September 21, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL 2018 Read-A-Thon School Fundraiser! Dear Saint Cecilia Families, This year the FSA school fundraiser will be a Read-A-Thon. We hope the Read-A-Thon will be our main fundraiser, replacing the need for...

Principal Notes – September 7, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – September 7, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL School Pictures - September 11th Please look for your school picture order form in your child's Friday folder. Pete Tekippe Photography will be taking our class pictures on the morning of September 11th. The...

Principal Notes – August 24, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – August 24, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Thank you! Thank you to Susan McNicholl for the adorable St. Cecilia School 'First Day of School' picture signs. They were a huge hit! Parent Drop Off & Pick Up Instructions Please see the attached diagram for...