Portland St. Patrick Catholic School

122 West Street, Portland, MI   (517) 647-7551 0r (877) 405-0841 

We Pray! We Learn! We Achieve!

Located in Portland, Michigan, St. Patrick Catholic School has been educating the minds and spirits of its students for over 100 years.  Our school mission statement contains just six words, six powerful words that are a guide for life:  We Pray!  We Learn!  We Achieve!

For more information about our top-rated preschool through 12th grade programs, please contact the school office at 517-647-7551 or e-mail Mr. Randy Hodge.


Morning prayers: 7:25-7:30 am & 8:45-8:50 am.  Please do not phone the school office during these times.

(1/24) Staff photos!
St. Patrick staff had a team-building day at Pando on Friday.  See photos on the school's Facebook page.

(1/23)  Happy Birthday to Sienna Schafer and Mrs. Sherwood who celebrate today and Nick Pung who celebrates Sunday.

(1/23)  Turn in uniforms

5th grade boys basketball uniforms are due to Mr. Russman’s room by Friday January 30th.

(1/23)  From the Counselor
Seniors: Financial Aid Information Night is taking place next Wednesday, January 28th, at 7:00 P.M. in the Portland High School Auditorium.  Two representatives from Lansing Community College's Financial Aid Office will be here to give an overview of the financial aid process, including filling out the FAFSA.  Please bring your parents and your questions!

(1/23)  From Miss Carol
The five day preschool class spent time today with water colors. Today was a review day for colors, and we spent time mixing colors, and creating masterpieces, as well as learning more about primary colors.  See photo in Photo Gallery

(1/22)  Happy Birthday to Jerryd Scheurer 

(1/22)  Art Club is starting up again!
Attention all artsy Middle and High School students: Art Club is starting up again. If you are interested in joining, please see Mrs. Gorzen for all the details.

(1/22)  Send in your labels!
The winter Label competition is going on now through January 30th. The winning classes will receive cookies, hot chocolate, and an out of dress code day.  

(1/22)  School Board info

(1/21)  Athletic Association info

(1/21)  Happy Birthday to Matt Jandernoa

(1/20)  January is School Board Recognition Month
See Mr. Hodge's notes on the right.

(1/20)  Host Family Needed
St. Patrick School is looking for a host family for next school year. The student is a 15 year old sophomore from Germany. He is described as "sporty and outgoing." If interested in serving as a host family, please contact the school office.

(1/17)  You are invited!
You are invited to our annual Catholic Schools Week Breakfast on Sunday, January 25.  The breakfast will be free of charge (free will donations will be accepted), hosted and served by the teachers, staff, and school board.  This is our way of saying THANK YOU to everyone who supports St. Patrick School.

(1/16)  Blood Donors Needed!!!
The St. Patrick Catholic High School chapter of the National Honor Society is hosting an American Red Cross blood drive on January 27th from 10:00 AM to 4:15 PM in the Parish Hall. To schedule an appointment to donate, contact an NHS member or visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: St Patrick.  Appointments will be honored.  Walk-ins will be welcome as space permits.  

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