Santa Fe Catholic High School

Preparing Students for College and the World 

July 29, 2019
Important Dates
  • August 13- New Student Orientation
  • August 14- First Day of School
  • August 20- Parent Back to School Night
  • August 27- Picture Day 
  • August 30- No School
  • September 2- No School Labor Day
7:00am - 3:30pm


The Hawk Weekly is an electronic newsletter that is emailed to parents that highlights important dates, events, and current news. 


The cut-off time for information going into the Hawk Weekly will be Tuesdays at 12:00pm. 


Publication will be  Thursday.  


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Main Office Temporary Location
Due to school improvements, the main office will temporarily relocate to the Learning Commons for the week of July 29th - Aug. 2nd. 
Senior Lockers
Seniors may pick their lockers on Monday, August 12th from 8am-3pm. Bring  your  SF C  lock. Replacement locks are $2.  

New Student Orientation Information
All new students to Santa Fe Catholic High School are expected to attend orientation on Tuesday, August 13th. New student orientation will begin at 8:00 am and will end at approximately 1:30 pm with locker set-up. Students are expected to be in uniform.
Parents of all new students are invited to attend Parent/Family orientation on Tuesday, August 13th. Parent orientation will begin at approximately 8:15 am and should run no later than 10 am (depending on questions). After orientation you are encouraged to take care of any business on campus, as needed, or may leave and return to campus at 1:30 pm. 
What do I need to know for the first day of school?

2019 August Lunch Order Form

Click here for lunch menu.
Lunch Orders Due August 6th by 3:00pm 
*Please email orders and questions about lunch to ONLY.
Teacher Wish List
New uniforms are only available in store at Risse Brothers' Lakeland Location. Click here for store information.
Summer Readings
ummer reading assignments are now posted on the SFC website. Course assignments will updated regularly.

here for more information. 
2019-2020 Textbook List

The textbook list is now posted on the SFC website. 
Click here to view the textbook list. 
2019-2020 Year at a Glance: 
  • Aug 13 - New Student Orientation
  • Aug 14 - First Day of School
  • Aug 20 - Parent Back to School Night
  • Aug 27- Picture Day
  • Aug 30 - No School, Data Day for Teachers
  • Sep 10 - Grandparents' Mass
  • Sep 2 - No School, Labor Day
  • Sep 24 - Picture Retake Day
  • Oct 7 - 11 - Homecoming Week
  • Oct 11 - Homecoming football game
  • Oct 12 - Homecoming dance
  • Nov 25 - 29 - No School, Thanksgiving break
  • Dec 18 - 20 - First semester exams
  • Dec 23 - Jan 3 - Christmas break
  • Jan 6 - Students return
  • Jan 20 - No School, MLK Day
  • Jan 27 - Jan 31 - Catholic Schools Week
  • Feb 17 - School Closed - Presidents' Day
  • Feb 26 - Ash Wednesday
  • Mar 23 - 27 - Spring break
  • Apr 4 - Prom
  • Apr 10 - No School - Good Friday
  • Apr 13 - No School - Easter Monday
  • Apr 17 - Grad Bash
  • Apr 18 - Renaissance 
  • May 15 - Senior Mass (Parents, you won't want to miss this!)
  • May 18 - 20- Senior exams
  • May 18 - Baccalaureate Mass
  • May 22 - Graduation
  • May 25 - No School, Memorial Day
  • May 27 - 29 - Underclassmen exams
  • June 1 - 2 - Teacher workdays
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Athletic News   
Cross Country
The Cross Country team is searching for a coach in the 2019-2020 school year. If you or anyone you know are interested, please contact David Saliba .

Booster Association Polos and Hoodie
There are Polos for sale in the main office for $45, Polos may be worn on non-Mass days. There are few hoodies (Crimson) left, X-Large sizes available for $55.
Class of 2020 
Perspective Photos
Dear Class of 2020 Parents,
It is time to book senior portrait sessions. All SFC seniors must have their senior portrait taken at Perspectives Photo in Lakeland over the summer to be included in the yearbook. The summer sitting fee is $35 and will go up to the normal rate of $50 once school begins. Click here to book an appointment and for more information.

All school rules on grooming apply, refer to pages 22-23 in the Parent/Student Handbook
Guidance News
SAT/ACT Prep Course
USF is offering SAT/ACT Test Prep sessions through the summer. Our students can get 10% off fee if they enter code USFSFC. Click here for more information.

Click   here   for more scholarship opportunities.
Community Events/Fundraiser
Full of Grace Catholic Ministry for Moms

Santa Fe Catholic Alumni. Mark your calendars!
Class Reunion October 11-12, 2019
Santa Fe Crimson and Grey Alumni of the Class of 1969 (50th Reunion)Things are coming together well for our Class Reunion October 11th and 12th, 2019!

Get ready to reunite with the Santa Fe Class of 1969 and friends! Over half of the Class of 1969 and Friends of the Class have said they are coming. A request is out for Photos from folks for a memory presentation to catch up on classmate lives since Graduation.

Current Schedule:
Friday, October 11th
Meet at Santa Fe High Homecoming Football game: 6:00-8:30pm.
Parking and game attendance and a  tent with food, tour and fellowship will be available.

Saturday, October, 12th
4:00pm Vigil Mass as a group (optional) at Resurrection Church.  Followed by Photos, Dinner, refreshments and entertainment at the Grasslands Center until 10:00pm.   

A hotel is available for out of town folks.

Send checks to Tom Waller at 818 S. Franklin Pl. Lakeland, FL 33815 ($85.00 per person) paid to: "SFC Class of 1969 50th Reunion" by October 1st.
Any questions, please contact Geri Veshosky at or 407-810-8564.
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