REACH 2015 Dinner and Auction
Mardi Gras - Cheers to 40 Years!
Saturday, February 7, 2015  at the Temple Theater Ballroom
For tickets and more information:
Auction donations are now being accepted.  Printable Procurement Form
                                              Watch for our online auction, which begins November 24th!

Annual Fund 15 -
Stepping Up Together

Join our Annual Fund Co-Chairs, Scott and Amanda O'Halloran in their effort to raise $150,000 for St. Patrick Catholic School.   

To view the Annual Fund Video, click here.
To view the Annual Fund Brochure, click here.

Please return your pledge today, or make a payment online by clicking the button below.  Our online payment system offers one-time, or recurring payments from your credit card, or bank account.

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St. Patrick Catholic School provides an excellent education, with emphasis on faith, academics and service for Pre-K through 8th grade families of St. Patrick Parish and the greater Tacoma community.  Our graduates are well prepared for college preparatory high school, with strong Catholic identities and a commitment to serving others. 

We are highly accredited through the Western Catholic Education Association.  We are also very proud of our standardized test scores.  Our students benefit from small class sizes with an emphasis on academic achievement and respect for others.  Please click here for a list of the Top 10 reasons families choose our school.

Visit our school!  Tours are available by appointment. Please contact Heather at (253)272-2297 or to schedule one.  For admissions information, please click here.

Job Opportunities:

IT Director

IT Director position open immediately.  Our very talented technology director, Johannah Franich is leaving Saint Pats and we are looking for candidates to interview for this important position.  The IT Director is the administrator of our parish and school network and student management system, and also assists the parish and the school development efforts.  This is a full time position. This is the kind of job that often gets filled because "someone knows someone" - so if you have any contacts who may be a good fit for St. Pat's please have them look up the position on the Archdiocesan website or contact Chris Gavin directly: or call 272-2297. 

Kitchen and Lunchroom Part-Time Position 

Saint Patrick Catholic School has a vacancy for a part-time kitchen helper.  Job responsibilities include: Setting up and operating the cash register, refilling milk containers and condiment carts, wiping tables, and assisting in lunchroom clean-up and supervision.  Approximately 7.5 - 10 hours per week at $10.50 per hour (Mon-Fri 11:30 - 1:00 pm). This position does not include benefits.  

Please contact Andrea Goodale ( or Kevin Lovejoy (  if you have questions regarding this part-time position.

Please submit application as soon as possible.  

Upcoming Events 

November 20-21: Noon Dismissal, Conferences, Movie Night
November 26-28: No School, Thanksgiving Break
November 30: Advent Begins
December 1: Start of 2nd Trimester
December 1-5:  Scholastic Book Fair
December 8:  All School Mass, Report Cards Sent Home

Calendar subject to change.

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Meet Our Principal

Chris Gavin, has joined us after 28 years at Bellarmine Prep.  

Please click here for an interview that tells more about him and his vision for our future.

Welcome Mr. Gavin!

Please click this link for more information about a national tax fraud scam that is affecting our staff and volunteers.

"Be it known to all who enter here that Christ is the reason for this school. He is the unseen but ever-present teacher in the classroom. He is the model of its faculty and the inspiration of its students."

We Thank Our Auction Sponsors:


Royal Ruby:

Royal Diamond:

Royal Court:

The Alinea Family

The O'Reilly Family



Levandowski & Morgan, PLLC

Scott Price

The Schomogyi Family

State Farm-Doug Jones

Law Office of Jennifer A Wing, PLLC

In Kind: