Principal’s Desk

News from our Principal, Mr. Carl Jankowski

 
  • School of Distinguished Instruction

    Dear Saint Helena Families, Congratulations to our Faculty and Students for receiving the distinct honor of being a 2019 Archdiocese of Philadelphia “School of Distinguished Instruction”. It was my humble honor to receive the award at a ceremony on Friday, September 13, 2019. Saint Helena School was one of 43 […]

     
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  • Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year!

    Dear Saint Helena Families, “How can I repay, the kindness of our God? What song can I sing, to honor the Name of God? … I vow to love and serve you the rest of my days.” These words appropriately reflect the many blessings poured on the Saint Helena School […]

     
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  • Shop Early for School Uniforms

    Please see attached flyer regarding uniform purchases through Flynn O’Hara. You can order on-line and have the items shipped directly to you. New options for summer uniform have been added like a Khaki skort or skirt for girls KDG to 8th grade. The options can be found on Flynn O’Hara’s […]

     
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  • Giovanni Merone Awarded Pope John Paul II Aquinas Society Award

       Giovanni Merone, a sixth grader at Saint Helena’s, is a Class of 2025 recipient of a Pope John Paul II Aquinas Society Award. Congratulations, Giovanni! High-quality monocrystalline silicon-integrated circuits-floppy drives-computer hypermarkets were sold. Do you know what this is for? It is because it cannot directly suck and will […]

     
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  • Art Express Exhibit

    Once again, our students and Art Express volunteers have outdone themselves! Be sure to visit the SHS cafeteria on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday to view the fantastic art on display. Monday night, our dancers take the stage and Tuesday is our chorus and instrumental performances. Good luck to all of […]

     
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  • Teacher Appreciation Celebration

    We are grateful for our wonderful faculty each and every day, but special thanks were given last week on Teacher Appreciation Day. A luncheon was planned by the Home & School Association and all gifts were coordinated by the homeroom parents. Teachers enjoyed a half day along with a delicious […]

     
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  • Fun for a Cause

    Class 3S had a kickball and water ice celebration with Father Bob on Friday. This was a raffle item that was won by a group of 3S parents at the Havana Nights Parent Social in April. Thanks to Rita’s Italian Ice of Ambler (Lising family) for providing the sweet treat! […]

     
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  • Learning about Service Dogs

    Some SHS students had a visit from two very special guests recently. Fifth grader Lizzie presented a report to her class for her “genius hour” on Diabetic Alert Dogs (DADs). These highly-trained service dogs can smell the chemical changes in a type 1 diabetic’s saliva and alert when low and […]

     
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  • Mathlete Achievements

    Congratulations to our 7th and 8th grade Mathlete teams for their participation and achievement in the 2019 Junior High Mathletes Competition held at Pope John Paul II High School on February 26. Jase Lising & Veronica Cherico placed individually in the top 10 of 101 students from 12 area schools […]

     
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  • Congrats to Our Future Cities Team!

    Over the weekend, our awesome Future Cities team presented “Pua Nani”, their Hawaiian city built to last through natural disasters. Their innovative thinking garnered 2 awards for “Best Infrastructure” and “Best Energy-based Project”. Thank you to Mrs. Holder, Mr. Laub, and Mrs. Smith for all of your dedication to our […]

     
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