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    Faith | Character | Academics

    Established in 1844, St. Peter’s School is the oldest Catholic school in New York State. Serving the Poughkeepsie and Hyde Park communities for over 170 years, we provide a nurturing learning environment where students achieve their full potential. The school offers a rigorous academic program, utilizing Blended Learning and Centers-Based instruction, rooted in the teachings and values of the Catholic faith. We develop well-rounded young adults who are prepared to face the academic challenges of high school and beyond.

    • Our Give Back Days for not using all of our snow days are tentatively set for Friday, May 24th, Tuesday, June 18th, Wednesday, June 19th, Thursday, June 20th and Friday, June 21st.  Our last day of School will be Monday, June 17th with a dismissal of 11:30am and NO BEFORE OR AFTER SCHOOL CARE
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    • Our first “Give Back” day will be Friday, May 24th.  There will be NO SCHOOL that day. There will be NO SCHOOL on Monday May 27th for Memorial Day.
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    • St. Peter’ s School celebrated its 175 Anniversary on Saturday, May 18th with His Eminence Cardinal Dolan saying the Mass at Our Lady of the Rosary.   Then an Open House and Reception was held at the school. It was a beautiful evening celebrating the long history of our school. Thanks to all those who planned and organized this event and to those who attended.
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    • Attention Parents:  If you use the Before or After School Program after May 3rd, Payment Procedures will be different. Information was sent home with News and Notes.
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    • Your Spring Portraits or Money is Due!.  If you are purchasing all the pictures, you will just return the  envelope with your payment.  If you are purchasing only a few sheets, you will return the envelope with your payment and the pictures that you do not wish to purchase.  If you want none of the pictures, you will return all the pictures in the envelope that they came in.  Please don’t forget to add sales tax to your purchase.  Payment can also be made online at mylifetourch.com.
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