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 – May 31, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – MAY 31, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Thank you... Thank you for your support and generosity during my five years at St. Cecilia School. We had another successful 2017-2018 school year and I thank all our parents, students, parishioners and staff....

Principal Notes – May 25, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – MAY 25, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Memorial Day Poems by Mrs. Sillman's 4th Grade (see attachment to view all poems) 28 Days Into May by Xavier 28 days into May We celebrate Memorial Day Thanking all veterans who served us. On the last Monday of...

Principal Notes – May 18, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – MAY 18, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL We Need Your Support for Our Fund-a-Need Project I want to thank everyone that planned, participated, and donated to the Gala and the support for St. Cecilia School and Parish. Your generous support allows the...

Principal Notes – May 4, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – MAY 4, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL May Crowning Thank you to our 5th grade representatives; Lydia Weiler and Geoffrey Williams, our 2nd graders who will be receiving their First Communion soon, and our staff on a beautiful May Crowning celebration....


PRINCIPAL NOTES – APRIL 20, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Gala News from Mr. Rowlands I know you have seen publicity for the upcoming St. Cecelia’s Gala on April 21. I hope you can join us for the evening. The event is the major fundraising event for St Cecilia School...


PRINCIPAL NOTES – APRIL 6, 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 is...

Principal Notes – March 30, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – March 30, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL 2018-2019 Discussion at Catholic School Board Meeting - April 3, 2018 During the Catholic School Board Meeting on April 3rd, there will be a chance for parents to share their concerns on what classroom or other...

Principal Notes – March 23, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – March 23, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL 2018-2019 St. Cecilia School Enrollment Commitment Form – Due April 6, 2018! Urgent - Please! We are asking you to complete the 2018-2019 Commitment Form online by April 6, 2018. This will take you 5 minutes or...

Principal Notes – March 1, 2018

PRINCIPAL NOTES – March 1, 2018 NOTES FROM THE PRINCIPAL Spring Concert Try Outs Our Spring Concert is coming up on May 14th and try outs will be next week on March 5-7th. Please see the attached note from Mrs. Wendt for more information. SpringConcert2018 Parent...