Welcome to the Cathedral of St. Peter School
1231 N. Court St. Rockford, Illinois 61103
815-963-3620 FAX 815-963-0551
James Burns, Principal
Betsy Conery, Secretary
Developing the talents from the Father... Sharing the gifts of the Spirit...
Living the example of the Son... We are St. Peter Cathedral School
When meeting new families a question often asked is, "Why should I send my child to Cathedral of St. Peter School?" As parents or guardians, you have many options in selecting an educational opportunity for your child. It is indeed one of the most important decisions you can make for your child’s future. The importance of a Catholic education is ongoing formation of our faith and the development of each child’s God-given gifts and talents.
Cathedral of St. Peter School welcomes children of all backgrounds and faiths to experience the comprehensive education of heart, spirit, and mind. In choosing Cathedral of St. Peter School, you are providing your student with the spiritual and developmental skills they will need to build a bright, successful future. Our proven record of success and academic excellence is second to none.
Consider your student’s academic career a success story waiting to be written. Consider the possibilities and potential to be realized. Many of our graduates are now leaders in their community, serve their community in the health professions, or have careers in the entertainment field. These individuals and generations of others have excelled because Cathedral of St. Peter School has a proven record of academic success. Our school promotes self-discipline with moral values to serve others and help develop leadership. The caring educators teach in a safe and disciplined environment where respect to oneself and others is expected.
Those parents who have chosen Cathedral of St. Peter School quickly discovered that they provided their child with the spiritual and developmental skills they will need to build a bright academic future. Additionally, their child has been prepared to be productive citizens and good stewards of resources. Please give serious consideration to the important decision you will make about your child’s future. You will find that the investment you made in your child’s future will be returned many times over.
Our Teacher of the Year!
Congratulations Mrs. Russell for being named the Rockford Diocese Teacher of the Year from the Rockford and Sterling Deaneries!!! Mrs. Russell's love and dedication toward her students is obvious on a daily basis. She has made a tremendous impact upon the lives of the children at our school. We are proud and fortunate to have Mrs. Russell, and all of our excellent teachers, at Cathedral of St. Peter School.
Congratulations to Illinois History Finalists
Seventh and eighth graders selected as finalists in the Illinois State History Fair are: Allison A, Grant C., Jack D., Ashley G., Brynley H., Connoe L., Ryleigh M., Maggie M., Michael M., Ella O., Elizabeth O., Annabelle ., Jack O., Luke S., Ben T., Willie T., Abree B., Marcus B., David C., Matthew D., Andrew F., Elizabeth F., Ruth F., Samantha M., Madison M., Meghan M., Nicholas M., Zach P., Lydia P., Gretchen S., Anne S., Samuel T., Seth T., Marielle V., Lucas W., and Teresa W. These students will represent our school on May 5 in Springfield.
Registration for currently enrolled families for next school year is underway. To access the materials please click on this link 2016-2017RegistrationPacket.pdf All forms needed for regsitration are available in this packet. Forms and fees shuold be returned to school as soon as possible.
Vanishing Tuition Program
Poof!!! And your tuition is gone. Yes, you can make your tuition disappear through the school’s Vanishing Tuition Program. For every new student that you recommend to attend our school you will receive the $500.00. There is no limit to the amount you can have deducted or receive. To take advantage of the Vanishing Tuition call the school office.
Pre-K information is available at this link Pre-Kindergarten Information
2015-16 school year calendar 2015-16 calendar revised January 4, 2016.pdf