What's in the News
With everything going on at St. Rita School, we always have something newsworthy to share. We enjoy letting you know about the great things our students are accomplishing and the important activities happening at school. Check back often!
We are still in need of students to speak at Mass about St. Rita School. If interested, please email Carissa Civitello. The dates needed are:
- Divine Mercy Parish - St. Rita location
- Sunday, November 3 - 11:30 a.m.
- Sunday, January 26 - 11:30 p.m.
- Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church
- Saturday, October 19 -5:00 p.m.
- Sunday, October 20 - 10:00 a.m.
- Sunday, October 20 - 11:30 a.m.
- Saturday, January 11 - 5:00 p.m.
- Sunday, January 12 - 10:00 a.m.
- Sunday, January 12 - 11:30 a.m.
At St. Rita School there are endless opportunities to get involved as a parent/grandparent. We welcome your ideas, insight, and knowledge to help strengthen our SRS community. All volunteers must become certified in the Virtus Training and complete a background check.
- Upcoming Dates:
- Monday, September 30 - St. Rita Church at 6:00 p.m.
Join us for our Outdoor Mass on Friday, October 4 at 8:45 a.m. at St. Rita School. We will celebrate the Feast of St. Francis and bless our new outdoor classroom and makerspace. All are welcome. Please bring a lawn chair!
We invite prospective families to join us for our open house on Sunday, November 3 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. During the open house, you will have the opportunity to learn more about what our school has to offer and what it means to be a part of the St. Rita community. Please visit our Open House Registration page to register, and we will see you soon!
The Home and School Association (HSA) welcomes all of our students and families to the 2019–2020 school year! The HSA is kicking off our school-wide events with our annual walk-a-thon on Sunday, September 29, 2019. The walk will start between 12:45 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. from the SRS parking lot. Please save the date and join the school community as we celebrate the start of the school year.
St. Rita School received an invitation to join other schools in the Archdiocese to participate in a robotics competition. However, we are in need of someone to lead this club! Please call Mrs. Tiezzi at (203) 248.3114 if you have an interest in assisting.
The Crusaders Corner Store will now be open every Thursday from 11:15 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Please send your child with cash or check to purchase items. We have new items available! We invite you to come check out our fun assortment of pencils, mood bracelets, key chains, and more!
Our annual high school night is coming soon! High school night is open to all students (SRS and non-SRS) in grades sixth through eighth. Please share the news and bring a friend! The Catholic High School Showcase is on Thursday, October 3, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. The showcase will be at St. Rita School. We hope to see you there!
This year we will be sending out two weekly newsletters to keep all families up to date on all of the exciting happenings at St. Rita School. We will continue with our weekly Tuesday Newsletter. We will be adding a "Week at a Glance" email that will focus on just the week ahead. We will send this out on Sunday evenings. Please be sure to read both newsletters each week.