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Next Weekend Is Augustfest

14 Jul , 2022  

Special to 1812Blockhouse from St. Peter’s School

This post has been updated with new information.

Tickets are now on sale for the 2nd Annual St. Peter’s Augustfest, a night of fellowship, live music, and games for adults 21+. The event is set for Saturday, August 6, from 4 – 9 PM at Spartan Fields.

New this year to Augustfest is a $2,500 grand prize golf ball drop, a BBQ chicken and pulled pork dinner, and live music. This year’s entertainment includes performances from EKG (Eggerton-Kastran Group), Low E Band, and Tom’s Kitchen Table.

“We’re looking forward to building on the success of last year’s event. Our goal is to provide the community with an affordable night of entertainment and fun,” said committee chairperson Justin Berry. “This event is open to all in our community. We’ve packed a lot of fun into a $20 ticket.”

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St. Peter’s Celebrates May Crowning

6 May , 2022  

Special to 1812Blockhouse from St. Peter’s Parish & School

St. Peter’s High School Class of 2022 celebrated the start to the end of their high school experience on Thursday with the celebration of May Crowning at St. Peter Church.

A longstanding tradition in the Catholic Church, the month of May is devoted to Mary, the mother of Jesus. During the homily, St. Peter Church pastor Father John Miller explained to those in attendance Mary’s important role in the church.

For the Class of 2022, May Crowing is the first time high school seniors wear their graduation gowns. The senior class elects ten of their classmates to serve on the May Court. They are selected based on their faith, kindness to others, and attentively to God’s will.

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St. Peter’s School Is Ready To Rock

25 Mar , 2022  

Special to 1812Blockhouse from St. Peter’s School

St. Peter’s School is excited to announce that its Department of Theater and Performing Arts will be returning to the stage with this year’s production of School of Rock.

The musical is based on the film School of Rock with music by Sir Andrew Lloyd Weber. The show invites the audience members to take a journey through the heart and soul of rock n’ roll. For the past several months, students, staff and members of the St. Peter’s community have been preparing for this performance.

This is the school’s first musical production since 2019. The 2020 production of Mary Poppins was in dress rehearsals when COVID-19 forced the cancellation of public gatherings.

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St. Peter’s Students Donate 160 Giving Bags To Harmony House

21 Dec , 2021  

Special to 1812Blockhouse

St. Peter’s School students delivered 160 Giving Bags on Thursday to Harmony House to be distributed to those in need in the Mansfield community.

Students collected these items during December as a campus-wide Advent service project. Inside each Giving Bag are cold-weather items, including hats, gloves, socks, lip balm, and hand warmers. In addition, each bag also includes personal care items like toothbrushes, toothpaste, and soap.

“The Advent Season is one of prayer, penance, and sacrifice, in anticipation of the coming of Jesus’ birth on Christmas, said Laurie McKeon, St. Peter’s Head of School. “Our Giving Bags service project is a meaningful way to teach our students about the many blessings they have been given and that making a sacrifice to others is an integral part of being in service to others in our world.

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St. Peter’s High School Announces 2022 Homecoming Court

16 Dec , 2021  

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St. Peter’s School announced its 2022 Homecoming Queen and court during a school assembly on Thursday morning. Members of the Class of 2022 select the queen and her court.

Miss Alana Mitchell was named queen, and her escort is Homecoming King John Harris. Her attendants Nakyra Williams, Natalie Tanchevski, Kendall Nolen, and Madison Bays, will join them.

Escorts include James, Williams, Zach Keffalas, Kellen Young, and Malaki Stanfield.

Also announced Thursday were the class representatives to the 2022 Rose Arc Court members.

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St. Peter’s Announces First Quarter Honor Roll

10 Nov , 2021  

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St. Peter’s School has announced the names of the students who achieved honor roll status for the first quarter of the 2021-22 school year.

Students with an asterisk after their name achieved straight “As.” Also noted are students who achieved a 4.0-grade point average. Overall, 58% of students in grades five-twelve achieved academic honors in the first quarter.

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