The Stella Parent Partnership (SPP) is empowered to strengthen the bond between home and school by providing a forum for open communication and participation that enhances the educational experience of the entire school community. It promotes positive school spirit and unity among students, faculty and parents; and assists the administration in its fundraising efforts.
To achieve full participation of parents and guardians that further promotes and enhances the intellectual, spiritual and physical development of Stella Niagara students. Parents and guardians will be an active force in the lives of our students through participation and commitment to the school and its activities.
The SPP is comprised of ALL Stella Niagara parents and functions in support of the school’s Board of Directors and its administration. Parents and guardians, particularly room parents, are strongly encouraged to participate in the SPP.
SPP Sponsored Activities
Throughout the school year, SPP sponsors several activities designed to bring families together in celebration of school spirit, fun and friendship. All dates are listed in the school calendar. For a more detailed explanation of any event, please contact the SPP officers, your ambassador or the Director of Institutional Advancement.
• Fall Family Picnic
• Swim & Gym Night
• 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Dances
• Advent Countdown
• Father Daughter Dance
• Mardi Gras Celebration
• Mother Daughter Camp in
• Mother Son Bowling Night
• Teacher Appreciation Luncheon
• Mother Daughter Brunch
• Father Son Camp out
SPP Sponsored Programs
Room Parents – Enlisted and assisted by the Room Parent Coordinator, room parents provide much-needed help to the classroom teacher and act as a liaison between the teacher and other classroom parents. The commitment will vary from grade to grade. Room parents are strongly encouraged to attend SPP meetings and to enlist help from other families at SPP and school functions.
New Family Ambassadors – This program matches current parents with new families to welcome them into the Stella Niagara community. The ambassadors are available to answer any questions and continue to be a resource throughout the first school year on an as-needed basis.
Spirit Committee – This group plans and provides activities throughout the school year designed to enhance the academic program. Each special activity provides students with the opportunity to build school spirit.