Please be patient as our new improved website is almost ready.

Student Parent Handbook is now available to view. Please read and sign off on the back page and return to school.

From the Principal's Desk

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year! We are off to a great start. You and your family are an essential part of our community, so come and join us for the many events: Back to School Nights, Back to School Kickoff and the Pumpkin Parade with Trunk or Treat.

Our new communication, the Cardinal Clarion, will be sent to you through an MSP link every other week. It will feature all the news with easy access to links for school events and activities. Be sure that your email address and all contact information is up to date.

As a help to allow parents to attend certain school meetings. Teachers, along with some high school volunteers, will provide child care. Details will follow shortly.

My door is always open to you for questions and concerns, so don’t hesitate to call.


Monica Malseed


Lunch time parents needeed

We need more parents to help out at lunchtime. If you are able to assist with a lunch/recess duty, please contact MaryBeth Grace at

Help is needed in the library to assist classes, shelve books, and check out books to the children. No experience necessary. Time slots are every other week. It's a great way to see students in a classroom setting.

Help is needed with these grades:

PreK3: Monday, B week, 9:15 - 9:45 a.m.

Kindergarten: Tuesday, A week, 10:15 - 10:45 a.m.

4th grade: Tuesday, B week, 1:55 - 2:50 p.m.

The library is a great place to volunteer, and new St. Max parents are welcome! All clearances are required. No siblings, please. Email Pam Crognale ( if you’re interested, or if you have any questions.

STREAM Items needed

St. Max is looking for the below items to help stock our new STREAM room. (science, technology, reading, engineering, art and math) If you have any of the items and can donate, please have your child bring them in and label them STREAM room. Thank you.

Lego's K'nex

wire LED little bulbs

duct tape masking tape

toilet paper rolls paper towel rolls

tooth picks craft sticks

pipe cleaners paper plates

coffee filters string

yarn play dough

balloons pennies

small cups straws

marshmallows ping pong balls

Fall Festival

On October 14, 2018 the Parish is having a Family Fall Festival from 1:00-3:30. We need many volunteers to help with set-up, take-down, face painting, and many other roles. Service hours for High Schools, CYO and any other organization that needs service hours are available. Please sign up here on the sign up genius.

From the Nurses Office

Welcome Back to School!

Medical, Immunization and Dental information for the 2018-19 school year….

Pre-K – must submit a completed WCASD Entry Questionnaire (2 sided), an updated Physical Assessment Report and be up to date with all immunizations

K – must submit a recent Physical Assessment Report, be up to date with all immunizations and submit a recent Dental Examination Report

3rd – must submit a recent Dental Examination Report

6th – must submit a recent Physical Assessment Report

7th – must submit a recent Dental Examination Report and be up to date with all immunizations

*Private examination reports will be accepted from one year prior to the start of the school year.*

The deadline to submit all Physical and Dental exam reports is November 9, 2018

Any student entering St. Max for the first time in any grade other than Pre K must submit a completed WCASD entry questionnaire, an updated Physical Assessment Report, must be up to date with all immunizations (MUST provide proof before entering on the 1st day of school) and must submit a recent Dental Examination Report

For Students with Medications:

All medication orders must be updated by a physician at the beginning of every school year.

All physical, dental and medication forms are available on the school website or you may contact the school nurse at 610-399-1422 or email at