Elementary School Pizza Fundraiser – April 18th

Lady Knights Win Awards and the 2018 Class A – Region 6 Basketball Tournament

Congratulations to our Lady Knights on their 2018 Class A – Region 6 Basketball Tournament Championship.  The will have a bye in the first round of the state championship playing the winner of the Galloway vs Lakeview Academy game on February 21-22.

Our Lady Knights receiving awards for this 2017-2018 basketball season are:

1st Team All Region – Arynn Eady, Jordan Issacs,
2nd Team All Region – Olivia Swanston, Amirah Abdur-Rahim, Kennedy Powell
Honorable Mention – Eliza Snyder
Congratulations and Best of Luck!

Varsity Basketball Playoffs – Go Knights!

Saint Francis varsity boys and girls will host the Semi-Final basketball games tonight (2/9/18) at Saint Francis High School.
The Lady Knights play Christian Heritage at 6:00 pm and the Knights play Christian Heritage at 7:30 pm.

Good Luck to our teams!

Go Knights!

Varsity Basketball Tournament Information

This week Saint Francis is privileged to be hosting the first three rounds of the Boys Basketball Region 6 Tournament as well as the Region 6 Boys and Girls Semi-Final and Final games. Our boys play on Wednesday, February 7th at 7:30 here at Saint Francis. The Lady Knights play in the Quarterfinal Round at the Walker School on Wednesday, February 7th at 7:30. We hope to see both teams back here in the Semi-Final and Final Round games on Friday and Saturday.

Please be aware that due to GHSA regulations all spectators, including students, must pay to receive admission to the Region Tournament games. The price of admission is $7.00 (fans age 5 and under are free). Saint Francis Booster Club passes cannot be accepted at these games. We will keep you updated on our teams’ progress. We look forward to seeing you Wednesday night!

Go Knights!

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards 2018

The nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers presents the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.(PRNewsFoto/Scholastic Inc.) (PRNewsfoto/Alliance for Young Artists)

Each year students in our high school art department compete in the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition.

Their work is first judged at the regional level and exceptional work wins gold or silver keys and honorable mentions. Several of our students won awards this year. Their work was recognized by a panel of creative professionals as some of the most outstanding works submitted among their peers.

All students honored with Gold and Silver Key awards are invited to have their work featured in an exhibition at SCAD’s Poetter Hall in Savannah from Feb. 26-March 10. The exhibition will conclude with an awards reception on Saturday, March 10, 2-4 p.m., at Poetter Hall. Gold Key artwork will be on display in its original form and Silver Key work will be on view digitally at the exhibition.

Our winning students are:

1. Senior Caleb Covert 2 Gold Keys and one Honorable mention for individual ceramics and glass pieces, and a Silver Key for his ceramics portfolio.
2. Senior Michelle Crim – One gold key, one silver key and three honorable mentions for her Digital Art.
3. Senior Matt Cross, one Gold key for his ceramic piece.
4. Senior Garrett Dickerson, one honorable mention for his ceramic piece.
5. Senior Sarah Gibeaut, one Silver Key for her Ceramic piece.
6. Junior WIll Jackson, One  Gold Key for his ceramic piece.
7. Senior Ben Jones, one Silver key for his film
8. Junior Adam Peters, one Silver key and two honorable mentions for his photography.

 

Congratulations to all our talented artists!

Winter Varsity Sports Update

 

 

 

 

Posted January 18, 2018

 

BOYS BASKETBALL

Congratulations to our Varsity Boys Basketball team currently ranked #1 for Class A-Private Schools.  The boys have an overall record of 16-2 and 7-0 in region play. The Varsity Boys have seven region games left before the Region Tournament that will take place at Saint Francis High School.

 

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Our Varsity Girls Basketball team is currently ranked #3 in Class A-Private Schools and has an overall record of 13-2 and 7-0 in region play.

The Varsity Girls played in a National Tournament in Myrtle Beach over Winter Break and earned runner-up. The Varsity Girls have seven region and two non-region games left before the Region Tournament that will take place at Saint Francis High School.

SWIMMING

The Knights Varsity Swim and Dive Team has two home regular season meets left before they host the 1A Championship at West Gwinnett Aquatic Center on Saturday, January 27th.

 

WRESTLING

The Knights Varsity Wrestling team is preparing for the Area Tournament that will take place in Commerce on Saturday, January 27th.

GO KNIGHTS!!!

Elementary School – Warm Mittens Drive

Cold weather is here!

Search your closets for clean, gently worn or new gloves, hats, scarves,
and mittens for babies, children, and adults.

We will be accepting donations at our school
January 9th – January 31st

Please look for donation boxes outside the elementary office.

All items will be donated to the North Fulton Community charities.

                               Help Spread Some Warmth!!                             

 

College Signings for our Lady Knights

CONGRATULATIONS to our recent college signees:
Kate Hadley, Rowing – Clemson
Alexis Ratliff, Girls Volleyball – San Diego State
Arynn Eady, Girls Basketball – College of Charleston
Liv Swanston, Girls Basketball – Augusta State University.
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Kate Hadley signs with Clemson for Rowing. Pictured here with her family, Saint Francis AD, Brandon Bates, Principal, Colette Staak, and Atlanta Rowing Club Coaches.

Alexis Ratliff signs with San Diego State for Girls Volleyball. Pictured here with her family.

Arynn Eady signs with College of Charleston for Basketball. Pictured here with her parents and Saint Francis AD, Brandon Bates and Principal, Colette Staak.

Liv Swanston signs with Augusta State University for Girls Basketball. Pictured here with her parents, Saint Francis AD, Brandon Bates and Varsity Girls Basketball Coach, Aisha Kennedy.

12 Days of Caring


November 27th – December 12th
Saint Francis Middle School is once again collaborating with Children’s Restoration Network to collect Holiday toys and gifts for homeless children right here in metro Atlanta.

To contribute please drop your toys or gifts to your school office.

Saint Francis Varsity Football Victorious on Senior Night

The Knights closed out their 2017 football season with a 46-26 victory over Gordon Lee on Senior Night.  This was also a historic night for Sean Paradise with 375 yards rushing and 4 touchdowns.

Congratulations Knights and Good Luck to our 2017 Seniors!

L-R, Tim Mathis, Coach, #14 Caleb Snyder
# 49 Tate Gebhart, #11 Nick Kreitner, #27 Chris Ouellette