Faith Feature
Join Franciscan Sisters for Fun (and Service) on the Farm
The Franciscan Life Center high school FAITH group is offering a land-based experience for high school students on September 22 from 10am to 2pm. Students will have the opportunity to work with the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist in their flower and vegetable gardens, in the orchard and with the farm animals (John Lateran Center, 405 Allen Ave., Meriden).
In addition to the work project, there will be an explanation of the life and death of St. Francis, whose feast day is celebrated on October 4. Lunch is provided and students can earn three service hours. Please reserve a space by contacting Sister Marie Benedict Elliott, F.S.E. ( or Sister Mary Mercy Lee, F.S.E. (
You Are Invited to Celebrate Saint Francis
The Franciscan Life Center high school FAITH group welcomes faculty, staff, high school students and their families to a celebration for the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. 
On October 3, the Vigil of St. Francis' feast day, the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist hold a solemn prayer service called TransitusTransitus is the celebration of St. Francis' "transition" or passing over into eternal life and the Blessings he prayed before he died. 
Please join us in the Chapel of St. John (271 Finch Ave, Meriden) on October 3, at 8pm for a beautiful tradition of honoring the poor and holy saint from Assisi.
Please RSVP by contacting Sister Marie Benedict Elliott, F.S.E.  ( ) or Sister Mary Mercy Lee, F.S.E. (

Catholic Youth Encounter

We invite all High School-aged youth from parishes, schools, scouts, sports and other groups to gather as the young church for this archdiocesan signature faith event - the Catholic Youth Encounter on
Sunday, September 30, 2018 to be held at
St. Paul Catholic High School in Bristol.
For more information visit:

SPCHS Alum and Current Student

We kept up with our alum and current students
this summer
and they were very busy!

Click HERE to check out all that they did!

SPCHS Athletic Captains 

St. Paul winter team captains were awarded their
Captain Pins at Monday Morning Assembly! Congratulations!

St. Paul Athletics 
Click here for the up-to-date athletic team schedules.
Come support our teams at a game this season!
Also, this football season WJMJ 88.9 FM is your official Radio home for Catholic High School  Football in the Archdiocese of Hartford!  Tune in all season long with LIVE play-by-play.
September 28
St. Paul @ Ansonia
November 3
St. Paul VS. Kennedy
November 22
St. Paul @ Oxford
It's easy for you to listen to LIVE coverage of the games - on your radio at 88.9FM or streamed live at 


Would you like to show your support for this event? Consider any of the following:   
  • Purchase your tickets for the evening event - gather some friends and join us for dinner, dancing, the auction program and celebrating our Circle of Honor recipients;
  • Showcase your business, your family and/or congratulate a Circle of Honor recipient by becoming a sponsor;
  • Donate an item to be auctioned off in our silent or live auction program. 
For a list of all the different Forever Falcons Gala Sponsorships,  CLICK HERE!

We are currently looking for help with this big event and would love for you to join our committee!  We need help securing items, gathering advertisers and sponsors, and talking up our event to your St. Paul friends and their families.

Our next meeting will be October 3 at 6:30pm. Join us and see what it's all about!  Can't make meetings, but still want to help from home?  No problem!  Email Shelley Mendoza to find out more at or call 860-584-0911 ext. 21. For further information please contact us at 860-584-0911 or

Open House and Placement Exam Time
If you or someone you know has a prospective 6, 7, or 8th grade student, come visit us at our Open House any of the following dates at 10:00 a.m.:
At our open houses families have an opportunity to speak to current students, teachers and administration about our academic, athletic and extracurricular activity programs. Visit our campus and see for yourself all we have to offer.

If a prospective grade 9 or grade 10 student is interested in taking the placement exam for the 2019-20 school year, please register below. There is a test fee of $25. If you have any questions please contact Mr. Crowley, Director of Admissions at 860-584-0911 Ext. 34 or

The Rev. Brian W. Monnerat  
Gymnasium is COMPLETE!
Join us for a blessing of the new 
gymnasium this Sunday at 4:00 p.m. - no RSVP necessary. 


Spring Break Trip to Scotland and England

Eager to travel?  Ms. Strycharz is sponsoring a trip to  Scotland and England
 during spring break of 2019! Join classmates and high schoolers from other area schools on a journey through the beautiful countryside and cities of Britain. 
An informational meeting for the trip will take place on  Tuesday, September 25 at 6:30 PM  in the SPCHS Library. Parents and students are welcome to attend. RSVP at Please email Ms. Strycharz at with any questions!

Congratulations to the new Mrs. Glynn!
Our very own Kelsey Corrigan was married this past weekend.
Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Glynn!

Is It Your Reunion Year?
Start Planning NOW! 

Classes with the years ending in
"8" or "3"
will celebrate reunions this year.
If you or a classmate have something in the works or would like to plan your reunion, please let us know if we can be of any help.   
Class of 1988 is holding their reunion on October 6th from 7-11pm at DoubleTree Hilton, Bristol.   
 Questions about getting your reunion information in our newsletter or on our website? Contact Shelley Mendoza, in our Advancement Office at 860.584.0911, ext. 21 or

Are you or do you know a St. Paul Alum? 
We are looking for St. Paul Alum to share a testimonial, a quote, and good news! 
Visit our Alumni Page on our website OR email with a few words about your time spent here at St. Paul Catholic High School, a quote about the faculty, staff, sports, performing arts, or academics. 
Do you have good news to share too? 
Recently married? 
New baby? 
Other Fun News and Photos? 
Share with your fellow classmates too!
Visit our Alumni Facebook Page  and  LIKE  us to keep up-to-date on  all the happenings here at St. Paul! 

Other St. Paul Happenings  

St. Paul Spirit Wear is a great gift for students, parents,
alumni and grandparents! Stop in to St. Paul or call the Advancement Office at 860.584.0911 x30. We have GIFT CERTIFICATES too! 

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