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Here at Father Marquette Catholic Academy, we want our parents and community members to be informed about our student accomplishments, important updates, and inspiring and informative articles. Check our news and events page often for all the latest happenings.

First Day of School

School begins Tuesday, September 5.

Morning only-session is from 8:00 a.m. to 11: 30; Full day is 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Bussing and hot lunch are available to students who attend all day.

The school day is from 8:00 a.m. to 2:35 p.m. Students are marked tardy if they arrive after 8:00 a.m.

The elementary school office opens at 7:30 a.m. School doors open at 7:50 a.m. (earlier in inclement weather.) The safest area to drop off your elementary student is at the main entrance on Fisher Street, as the front parking lot gets congested. Students in grades 3 and 4 should utilize the rear entrance as their drop off point.

The school day is from 7:25 a.m. to 2:21 p.m. Students are marked tardy if they arrive after 7:30 a.m. Doors open at 7:00 a.m. The office also opens at 7:15 a.m.. Students may be dropped off in the rear parking lot or on College Avenue at the front entrance.

Open House

Please join us at our open house on Thursday, August 31. New this year, we encourage you to invite your neighbors, friends, and coworkers to explore Father Marquette Catholic Academy at a special public viewing of our fine facilities. Doors will be open to the public one hour prior to the traditional event for returning families where you will meet your child's teacher, visit his/her classroom, and ask your questions. The open house schedule is as follows:

  • Elementary School - 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. for public, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. for returning families.
  • Middle School - 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. for the public; 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. for returning families.

2017-2018 School Supply Lists

It is that time of year again! The 2017-2018 school year is almost here, and the elementary and middle school supply lists are available below. We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday, September 5 for the first day of school.

Save the Date - An Evening in Tuscany

Father Marquette Catholic Academy presents An Evening in Tuscany on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in St. Peter Cathedral Hall.

Please join us for a strolling supper of catered Italian fare, select wine, beer, and dessert. Stay for the children's art, silent, and live auction, raffle drawings, and more! Tickets are $45 if purchased before September 30, and $50 after. Tickets are available for purchase on Eventbrite and the school office starting July 1. We encourage you to check out our flyer or Facebook page for more information.

Summer Office Hours

The Father Marquette Catholic Academy summer office hours are as follows:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
  • Closed June 27-29 due to Vacation Bible School 

Father Marquette Vision for Excellence

Please take a moment to view the Father Marquette vision for excellence.

Our Newsletters

We know that you want to know about the great things going on. To stay up-to-date and learn about opportunities to get involved, please read our regular newsletter:

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