Ja'Shawn Muhammad transferred to SFDS this year and has had a great year! We interviewed Ja'Shawn in order to share his thoughts on transferring schools and on SFDS. You can read his story by clicking here.
If you are interested in transferring or learning more about St. Francis de Sales, call Mary Kay Ramirez, our Director of Community Relations and Admissions at 773-731-7272 or send her an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call today and learn more about joining the Pioneer Family!
Summer Office Hours are as follows:
Monday through Thursday 9:00 am-3:00 pm and Friday 9:00-Noon
The main office will be closed on Monday, July 3rd & Tuesday, July 4th.
We hope your student can join us this July for our third annual Pioneer Village Camp. Click here for more information! Come join the Pioneer family as we explore art, science, math exercise and crafts to name a few of the activities. Sign up your 1st-8th graders soon -- space is limited!
The spring festivities will culminate with our Graduation on Thursday, May 25th at 7:00 at Annunciata Church. All are invited!
We are most pleased to welcome Mr. Joshua Hale, President and CEO of the Big Shoulders Fund as our graduation speaker. The Big Shoulders Fund is our largest donor. The Big Shoulders Fund raises $18-20 million annually and has a $45 million endowment to support 77 schools (64 elementary and 13 high schools) serving 20,000 students. Annual investments are focused on scholarships and student enrichment, operational management, academic and professional development programs, leadership development, and an adopt-a-school program.
Mr. Hale is also involved with numerous professional and philanthropic organizations. He was a fellow in the Leadership Greater Chicago program and an inaugural member of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs’ Emerging Leaders Program. Currently, Mr. Hale serves on the Executive Committee of the School Board for the Archdiocese of Chicago, the Forums Committee of the Economic Club of Chicago, the Board of Directors of The Irish Fellowship Club of Chicago, the Board of Directors of Amerigo, and the Next Generation Ad Hoc Committee of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. He is a member of The Chicago Club, the Chicago Commonwealth Club, and of Vistage International. In 2010, Mr. Hale was recognized by Crain’s Chicago Business Journal as one of Chicago’s “40 Under 40.”
Come support the Parents Club on June 2nd! Join us on June 2nd at SFDS -- we will have fun, paint, eat, drink and catch up with friends. The $30 ticket includes two drink tickets and an 11x14 canvass and paints. Read more here!