Saint Francis Catholic Secondary School
Saint Francis Catholic Secondary School

News & Reminders


Welcome back Phoenix!  School starts on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018.

Timetable pickup for the 2018-19 school year will be held on Thursday, August 30th , 9 am – 11 am for grade 10 students and 12:00 pm – 2 pm for grade 11 students.  Grade 12 students will pick up their timetables on Friday, August 31st from 9 am – 11 am.  We are hosting our grade 9 Welcome Orientation Event on Wednesday, August 29th from 9 am – 11 am.   Classes resume Tuesday, September 4th at 8:00 am.


  • Maddalena Uniforms opens store at Saint Francis for your convenience….every Wednesday 10:30 am – 1:30 pm.
  • Please set up your School Messenger Attendance Account so that you can report your child’s absence Letter and Instructions for Safe Arrival.
  • Check out our board website to help you connect to programs and information about pathways – what are you on your way to?button-student-achievement





SAINT FRANCIS – Absence Reporting Process

Saint Francis uses the SAFE ARRIVAL Attendance System.

Parents are asked to call the system at 1-844-287-6287, go on-line at, or use the free iOS or Android App to report an absence for their child.


This is easy to do by going to in your web browser.

Easiest way to report absences is the SchoolMessengerApp available on App Store and Google Play.

Family of Schools

Diocese of St. Catharines