St. Francis Academy, Bally, celebrates National Catholic Schools Week

Annette Moyer, Anna and Charlie Fronheiser learn about tanagrams from their daughter/granddaughter, Mikayla Moyer, a fifth grader at St. Francis Academy in Bally. They attended open house/grandparents day at the school as part of the national Catholic School's week.
Eileen and Ann Bertino and Lily and Bernie O'Connor look at Nichole Bertino's third grade work with her brother, Sean Bertino. They family was attending open house/grandparent's day at St. Francis Academy in Bally on Sunday.

St. Francis Academy of Bally kicked off National Catholic Schools Week with an open house in conjunction with a Grandparents Day on Sunday, Jan. 26.

To continue the celebration, throughout the week a series of events are being held. These events include a math expo, a volunteer appreciation assembly and a brain show assembly.

On Friday, Parent Appreciation Day featuring Muffins with Mom, Donuts with Dad and Tastycakes with teachers will conclude the weeks activities.

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