The Cardinal Connect is our weekly newsletter to parents and guardians full of important information about school events. Read on to stay connected:

April 13  click here to download PDF

Core Virtue of the Month:Forgiveness

Core Virtue of the Month: “Forgiveness” Forgiveness is:

  • having enough heart to let go of hurt
  • finding it in your heart to pardon or excuse
  • freeing yourself from anger and the other person from guilt


Sock Hop & Soda Shop School Auction: Thank you to everyone who came to the auction. So many people dressed up and showed their 50’s spirit! Thank you to all of the Auction Committee and everyone else who helped decorate, clean up and support our event.

Summer Enrichment Camp:

St. Philip Summer Enrichment Camp


Full day from 8:30-3:30 Half day from 8:30-11:30

Extended care is available before and after camp.


June 19-23

June 26-30 VBS with the Church in the morning, SPLS summer camp in the afternoon

July 10-14

July 17-21

Classes are filling up, so reserve your spot today! See our website or the office for details.

Scrip: Wow! It’s almost the end of the school year. Have you checked with the school office to see where you are in your Scrip purchases?

All of your purchases are recorded, so please call 925-829-3857, email or stop by the school office.

Important Dates


April 14 EASTER Break begins. ½ day of school. Dismissal at noon

April 24 School resumes

April 28 Free Dress – K-8

May 1 – 5 Teacher Appreciation Week

May 4 National Day of Prayer Assembly

May 7 Middle School Partners in Worship @ 11 am worship

May 23 Preschool 3’s Promotion in the church @ 10:30 a.m.

May 24 8th Grade Graduation in the church @ 8:40 a.m.

May 24  Preschool 4’s AM Promotion in the church @ 10:30 a.m.

May 24  Preschool 4’s PM Promotion in the church @ 10:30 a.m. May 25      Preschool Park Day with parents for the 3’s 9:30 – 11:00

May 25   Preschool Park Day with parents for the 4’s PM 1:00 – 3:00

May 26  Preschool Park Day with parents for the 4’s AM 9:00 – 11:00

May 26  Free Dress for kindergarten – 8th grade

May 29                      NO SCHOOL MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY

May 30                      Park day for Jr. K – 7th grade (time to be determined)

June 1                       Last Day of School for Jr. K – 8th