August 25, 2023

News From the School


Please carefully read the below drop off/pick up procedures for the 2023-2024 school year.  

  • Family/Carpool designated drop-off and pick-up locations are still based on the youngest child.
  • We ask that parents not walk their children into the building at drop-off
  • Families whose youngest child is in PK3-K will pick up in the back of the school at pick at 3:20.
  • Families whose youngest child is in 1-3 grade will pick up/drop off at the front of the school.
  • Families whose youngest child is in 4-8 grade will pick up/drop off at the front of the church. 
  • You must complete a liability waiver if your child walks home this year. This will need to be printed, signed, and returned to school before we can allow your child to walk home from school. Waiver can be found in the back of the Parent/Student handbook, or can be printed off here: Walker Liability Waiver 
  • Walkers will stay with their classroom teachers until 3:33
  • Family name plates will need to be DARK/LEGIBLE/ and VISIBLE with both the family last name and the youngest child's teacher name. These must be displayed on the car window so that they are visible to teachers loading students. 

To read the complete drop off/pick up procedures with further details, please click the link below. 

Detailed Drop Off/Pick Up Procedures

Upcoming Events

Back to School Nights:

1st - 4th

Location: Church

Date/Time: Monday, August 28th 5:00pm - 6:30 pm

5th -8th

Location: Church

Date/Time: Thursday, August 31st 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

This is for Curé parents. We will begin in the church at 5:00pm. After a brief introduction, presentation from our Head of School and information from PTO and Curé Soireé, we will dismiss parents to their student’s homeroom classrooms. Here you will get detailed information about your classroom and how it is run. The event will be split up into three sessions for families with multiple students. This is a parent only event. 

1st-8th Sessions

Session 1: 5:20 - 5:35 Session 1: 5:30 - 5:45 

Session 2: 5:40 - 5:55 Session 2: 5:50 - 6:05 

Session 3: 6:10 - 6:25 


Upcoming Events

Aug 28: Back to School Night (Church): 1st-4th grade

Aug 31: Back to School Night (Church): 5-8th Grade

Sept 4: NO SCHOOL-Labor Day

Sept 5: Stock the Lounge Drop Off in Front of School

Sept 6: All School Mass 9:05

Sept 6: Early Release @ 2:45pm

2023 School Calendar PDF

News From Your PTO


Classroom Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for those who signed up for volunteer opportunities. We are grateful for your energy and willingness to contribute.

  1.  ROOM PARENT – support our teachers by organizing holiday parties and sharing PTO updates. We request two room parents per classroom. This job is VERY easy and a minimal time commitment.
  2.   LIBRARY - volunteer to help in the library time! Volunteer shifts are available for each classroom.
  3.   HOLIDAY PARTIES – bring your helping hands to help host your classroom holiday party. Please only sign up for one party all year.

If you have any questions, reach out to PTO Volunteer Coordinators: Kit Frank and Michaela Bradshaw. Thank you, ladies, for your time coordinating.

Welcome to Curé Signs

If you received a welcome to Curé of Ars sign in your yard, you are permitted to keep it. If you do not wish to do so, please drop signs off at the school on the exterior wall outside the front doors any Friday and they will be collected.


Thanks to Audra McMahon and her squad of eighth-grade volunteers for their work.


Curé of Ars Social Media

Please go to the PTO facebook page for great pictures and up-to-date information and stay tuned for up-and-coming Instagram page. 

News From Your Auction

You won't want to miss the Curé Soirée Homes Tour! Grab your friends and invite your family for a memorable morning touring three of the most beautiful spaces in the area.

Date: Thursday, September 14, 2023

Time: 10am-12pm

Tickets: $40 a person

Purchase tickets at Click the "Post Auction Sale"

News From the Parish

Sports and Organizations

Don’t forget to order your volleyball spirit wear for games and school spirit wear days. Orders will be accepted until Aug. 30 through WeShare

Important Links

School Supply List
Church Donation Platform
Spirit Wear Shop
Virtus Information

Order Uniforms

School Calendar
School Website
Church Website

Curé of Ars Catholic School
9403 Mission Road Leawood, KS 66206

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