St. Monica - St. Michael School
Excellence in Education, Values & Leadership
Central Vermont Catholic School serving students of all faiths, pre-school to grade 8.

Prospective Students' Shadow Days
Monday, January 22nd | Friday, February 9th

We invite all prospective students/families to come experience the day in the life of a 
St. Monica - St. Michael student! This is a great opportunity for students to meet the teachers, potential classmates, experience the school and ask questions. 
  • FREE with no obligations
  • Open to students in grades 1-7 of all faiths
  • Students are welcome to visit one or both days
  • School day is from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Parents' coffee, questions and school tour from 8 -9 a.m.
Come see the difference of our Catholic School:
  • Respectful community with learners of all faiths
  • Small classes (average 10 students)
  • Spanish lessons for all students (Pre-K through Grade 8)
To register for this opportunity, call (802) 476-5015 or email

St. Monica - St. Michael Catholic Schools Week Activities
 Date  Theme  Details
 Sun, Jan 28 Celebrating Your Parish  SMSM teachers/staff will be recognized at the 9:30am Mass with students participating as altar servers, readers, ushers. 
 Mon, Jan 29  Celebration Your Community  PTO hosted Teachers/Staff Breakfast. Student Art display in school and local businesses, community workers to visit classrooms 
 Tues, Jan 30  Celebrating Your Students  Grandparents or Special Friends are invited to join us for refreshments in school, tour classrooms and participate in a special activity with their student(s). PLEASE share this date now with Grandparents/Special Friends! 
 Weds, Jan 31  Celebrating the Nation  Grades 5-8 will attend Mass, celebrated by Bishop Coyne, at the Co-Cathedral, Burlington with the other Catholic Middle and High School students. Lunch and service project will follow. Grades Pre-K-4 Mass with Fr. James Dodson at St. Monica Church. 
 Thurs, Feb 1 Celebrating Vocations  Classroom visits by priests. Winter Activities in afternoon. 
 Fri, Feb 2  Celebrating Faculty, Staff and Volunteers  Variety Show in afternoon. 
 Sat, Feb 3  Celebrating Families      OWLS Basketball games (grades 3—8) at SMSM School.