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SPRING FIESTA!

April 28, 2016 by Master Translator | Posted In: General
SPRING FIESTA!

Families and friends of St. Gertrude the Great Catholic School: Please join us for a fun-filled day on Saturday, May 21, 2016 for our Spring Fiesta! We will have several food booths, games, live entertainment, a vendor expo and a raffle, where the first prize is $1,000.00!!! Don’t miss out on the fun! If you… read more »

And the St. Piux St. Matthias Academy Onward Scholar Scholarship goes to….

April 29, 2015 by Daniel Marquez | Posted In: General
And the St. Piux St. Matthias Academy Onward Scholar Scholarship goes to….

Miriam Villarreal and Kayla Maldonado! The St. Gertrude the Great community is very proud of you! The scholarship selection process consisted of test scores and three round of panel interviews. The process was rigorous and thorough. We are one of the few schools in the area that had two students awarded this VERY generous scholarship. The scholarship covers 75%… read more »

OPEN HOUSE May 23rd 11:00am-3:00pm

April 29, 2015 by Daniel Marquez | Posted In: General
OPEN HOUSE May 23rd 11:00am-3:00pm

St. Gertrude the Great is hosting an Open House Saturday May 23rd from 11:00am-3:00pm. We will be selling hot dogs, hamburgers, drinks, desserts as well as providing bouncy house for free entertainment.  The classrooms will be open for tours and the faculty will be available to answer any questions about the faith formations, academic rigor… read more »

How does St. Gertrude the Great compare to other Catholic, private, public and charter schools across the US?

April 29, 2015 by Daniel Marquez | Posted In: General
How does St. Gertrude the Great compare to other Catholic, private, public and charter schools across the US?

St. Gertrude the Great Catholic Elementary School, along with several other public, charter, private and Catholic schools across the United States use the NWEA test to measure their student’s academic growth throughout the year.  The NWEA test measures growth in English Language Arts and Math.  A St. Gertrude the Great Scholar is tested in the Fall, Winter and… read more »

Winning Wednesdays

January 22, 2015 by Daniel Marquez | Posted In: General
Winning Wednesdays

Every 3 months our junior high is rewarded with a Winning Wednesday event.  They “buy” their way into this event with “money” earned weekly or if they don’t have enough money for entrance, they go to study hall.  The “money” is earned through an outward display of our Core Values (Commitment, Service, Initiative and Responsibility), by… read more »

Top 10 Reasons Your Child Should Attend St. Gertrude the Great Catholic Elementary School

January 7, 2015 by Daniel Marquez | Posted In: General
Top 10 Reasons Your Child Should Attend St. Gertrude the Great Catholic Elementary School

  A Salesian community that promotes a comprehensive educational experience grounded in reason, religion and loving-kindness A student body, faculty, staff and community of parents that are called to live the core values of St. Gertrude the Great School: Commitment, Responsibility, Initiative, Service A dynamic Christian Service program that is student driven and community based… read more »

Recognized by the Catholic Advantage Campaign (University of Notre Dame) as a Bright Spot

January 6, 2015 by Daniel Marquez | Posted In: General
Recognized by the Catholic Advantage Campaign (University of Notre Dame) as a Bright Spot

October Blended Learning Champions

November 21, 2014 by Daniel Marquez | Posted In: Academics
October Blended Learning Champions

St. Gertrude the Great Scholars have been seeking wisdom every day on Blended Learning and showing incredible commitment to preparing for college.  The following Kindergarten and 1st grade students are iReady Reading and/or iReady Math Champions.  These students have an average of 85% or higher on all their lessons in the month of October. Jada Amaya… read more »

Our School in the Tidings

May 12, 2014 by Lane | Posted In: General
Our School in the Tidings

“Father Randy is an amazing pastor who is easy to work with and cares deeply about the school’s place in the parish community,” says St. Gertrude the Great School principal Mary Flock. “He believes that the school is a ministry of the parish, not a separate entity, and that type of support makes all the… read more »

Yearly East Coast Trip

May 12, 2014 by Lane | Posted In: General
Yearly East Coast Trip

Each year St. Gertrude the Great sends students to the East Coast. In 2013, nine junior high students attended the inauguration, toured the Capital, its surrounding areas and viewed New York City atop the Empire State building. Student essays detailed “this trip taught me more about our country and our presidents…many of the sites we… read more »

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