Media Stories

Fall 2018Mayor's Corner: Our Thriving City City of Cedar Falls Currents Newsletter, page 2.

April 12, 2018: St. Patrick Catholic School named Leader in Me Lighthouse School. WCF Courier

February 21, 2018: Leader Valley: Creating tomorrow's leaders today WCF Courier

February 16, 2018: Power of play: Cedar Falls Catholic school students benefit from free play time The Witness

December 7, 2017: St. Pat's kids shop for others for Toys for Tot WCF Courier

September 26, 2017: St. Patrick alum makes donation WCF Courier

September 1, 2017:  Cedar Valley parochial schools see enrollment drop (discusses growth at St. Patrick and includes an interview with our principal) WCF Courier

June 23, 2017: NASA selects alum of St. Patrick and Columbus schools The Witness

February 2, 2017: Distinguised alumni honored at CVCS (read about St. Patrick alumnus Dr. Tim Cordes) WCF Courier

December 1, 2016: Tech firm CEO returns to Cedar Falls Decefor big Toys for Tots giftWCF Courier

April 10, 2015: Filing a Need, St. Patrick Students Assemble Meals for Haitian Parish. WCF Courier

March 11, 2015: Cedar Falls City News. Channel 15 video of our A World in Motion STEM project

November 2, 2014: New St. Patrick Principal Starts Amid Renovations. WCF Courier, photos at wcfcourier.com: photo 1, photo 2, photo 3)

September 17, 2014: Cedar Falls School Kids Dig Safety City. WCF Courier 

June 23, 2014: St. Pat's church, school set for $2.7 million renovation. WCF Courier (article not available online)

May 31, 2014: St. Pat's Teacher Retires After 40 Years in Same Building. WCF Courier

May 30, 2014: Teacher Marilee McAlpin honored as Someone You Should Know. KWWL

April 13, 2014: Runners, St. Patrick's supporters turn out for Shamrock Shuffle. WCF Courier

February 14, 2014: Read about the benefits and rich tradition of our Spanish program. St. Pat's kids start young on languages for twenty years. WCF Courier

January 14, 2014: Discover St. Patrick School at Open House Night. Cedar Falls Times

June 12, 2012: Meet kindergarten teacher Kim Vandendriessche, a 2012 Gold Star Teacher, from St. Patrick Catholic School. 

August 10, 2013: See our newly remodeled preschool:  Clover Patch Preschool Sporting New Look. WCF Courier  

2012-2013: 1st and 2nd grade teacher Marilee McAlpin, 93.5 The Mix Teacher of the Week.

November 9, 2012:  St. Pats students learn service through giving. WCF Courier

March 22, 2012: Teacher and student honored as Heroes Among Us. WCF Courier

The faculty and staff at St. Patrick School really love their jobs and the kids.  It is such a wonderful thing to see as a parent!  It really is a great big family…not just a teaching institution.”    

—Michelle, parent