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Parish: 233-3092 | School: 232-5290 | Faith Formation: 232-3514 | 2900 Hoover Avenue, Ames IA
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.-2:05 p.m. (This allows for Staff Professional Development from 2:15-4 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 5, 2019

Christmas Concert final instructions https://gallery.mailchimp.com/8adfadd602fd1f2feec1796dd/files/fc799203-67ec-41e7-8330-885734dd770b/Final_Christmas_Program_instruction.pdf Pre School Work of Mercy Did you know plastic bags can be crocheted into mats for the...

Principal Notes – November 22, 2019

Since we won’t have Principal Notes next week due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, we’d like to share this Thanksgiving Table Prayer… O Gracious God, we give you thanks for your overflowing generosity to us. Thank you for the blessings of the food we eat and especially...

Principal Notes – November 15, 2019

Out of District Transportation Reimbursement Since you live outside of the Ames School District, you can file for out-of-district transportation reimbursement.  Please complete the form at the appropriate times and return them to the public school district in which...

Principal Notes – November 6, 2019

Our Faith School Tuition Organization (STO) What’s this STO all about? It’s about supporting Catholic education in the Archdiocese of Dubuque and making the most out of your charitable contribution. If you file an Iowa income tax return, your contributions to the Our...

Principal Notes – October 11, 2019

OUR FAITH SCHOOL TUITION ORGANIZATION (STO)  65% Tax Credit Too Good to be True? Not at all. If you file an Iowa Income Tax Return, your contributions to the Our Faith School Tuition Organization (STO) receive a 65% tax credit. That means for every $1000 you donate,...

Principal Notes – August 23, 2019

PRINCIPAL NOTES – Friday, August 23, 2019 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Welcome back to St. Cecilia for the 2019-2020 school year! What a blessing to see everyone this morning excited and ready to begin a new year of growing and learning with our friends. Thank you all for...

School & Preschool Hours / New Spiritwear

School Hours (K-5) Even though the 2019-2020 school calendar stated differently, our school hours will be the following due to busing (please disregard any other hours sent out previously): Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:25 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. Wednesday 8:25...

2019-2020 Parent Welcome

  August 1, 2019 Dear Parents, We are looking forward to the start of the upcoming academic year! You should have received an email from us with important back-to-school information. Please consult that email for any questions you might have regarding the...

Principal Notes – February 1, 2019

PRINCIPAL NOTES – January 25, 2019 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Update on Catholic Schools Week & Snow Days You will have until Monday morning by 9 a.m., February 4th, to bring in all your donations for the daily challenges. These donations are items for the Access...

Principal Notes – January 11, 2019

PRINCIPAL NOTES – January 11, 2019 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Band Band lessons will resume on Friday, January 18, 2019. Hickory Park Community Benefit - January 20, 2019 Hickory Park will donate 20% of dinner sales accumulated by your elementary. Valid for Dining Room...