We Pray! We Learn! We Achieve!


Located in Portland, Michigan, St. Patrick Catholic School has been educating the minds, bodies, and spirits of its students for over 110 years. Our school mission statement contains six powerful words that are a guide for life: We Pray! We Learn! We Achieve!

St. Patrick School is open to all families who are looking for a faith-based education for their children. For more information about our top-rated preschool through 12th grade academic, athletic, and extracurricular programs, please visit the Prospective Families page, contact the school office at 517-647-7551 or e-mail Mr. Randy Hodge (ext 119) or Mrs. Cortney Smith (ext 120).


2021 Back to School Plan
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St. Patrick School 2021 Summer Office Hours

  • June 17 & 24:  9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • July 15, 22, & 29:  9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • August 3-5:  9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • August 9-13: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • August 16-24:  7:00 am – 4:00 pm
(07/24) Where to buy school uniforms

St. Patrick families buying uniforms for the new school year can check out these vendors. You are not required to purchase from particular places, these are good, economical choices:

Shop local at Fabricated Customs: Polo tops made from Dri-Fit fabric which does not fade. They also carry spirit wear and dress code zip up jackets or pull overs which can be worn in the classroom. https://fabricatedcustoms.com/collections/st-patrick

—Dennis Uniform: Will replace items if they wear out, rip, stain, etc. during the same school year of purchase. They also have skirts with appropriate lengths. You do not need a school sign in. https://www.dennisuniform.com/

—J. C. Penney: https://www.jcpenney.com/g/shops/school-uniforms?id=cat1002790024


(06/03) Employment Opportunity: Student Support and Academic Interventionist

More information can be found here.

(04/28) Middle School Football

St. Patrick School is proud to announce that we will be offering a middle school (6th, 7th, 8th grade) football program for the fall of 2021.  We will be part of the Central Michigan 8-Man Football Conference.  Please see attached letter and registration form.

Middle School (6th, 7th, 8th grade) Football – Parent Letter

Middle School (6th, 7th, 8th grade) Football – Fall 2021 Registration

(12/22) Giving to St. Patrick School

St. Patrick School has partnered with The Stelter Company to create a planned giving website. The website is now complete and ready to go. To check out the new website click on the Other tab, then click on Advancement and Development, then Giving.

(12/22) Like us on Facebook!

Be sure to check out the updated alumni Facebook page St. Patrick Alumni and Friends.  Please share it with your friends!

(12/22) Shop With Scrip—Earn Money Towards Tuition!

Do you use our Scrip Program?  If not, you should give it a try!  It’s easy to get started, and you don’t spend any extra money.  You simply earn rewards by shopping at exactly the same stores that you are currently using.  Visit our SCRIP PAGE or print out this flyer for complete information including step-by-step instructions on how to get started.

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