St. Anthony of Padua Mission

The Catholic Christian Community of St. Anthony of Padua welcomes all to our celebration of God's love. Through prayer, education, sacraments, caring and stewardship, we strive to serve the needs of God's people and to gain a richer understanding of the gospel message of love.

Latest News and Updates

SAS Carnival 9-25-16

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

9c4bbqdceYou must know by now that our first big Fundraiser of the year is just around the corner! The Parish School Carnival will be held on Sunday, September 25th. Our carnival is famous for its fun activities, farmers market, rides and for providing delicious food. This is a wonderful time to get together as a Parish community and to spend the day with your family and friends. Please plan on joining us. If you are looking for a Carnival job that earns Parent Participation Hours, please speak to our chairperson Mrs. Deb Martin at 473-8607 or Mrs. Denise McCreedy at 435-0700. Help is always needed with setting up and cleaning up. It is always a wonderful thing to see our school and church community come together for this great event that benefits our school.

Welcome Back

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

welcomeback_320x240Welcome to the 2016-17 school year! The beginning of the school year is an important time for all of us as we look forward to positive experiences and the growth our children will make academically, socially, and spiritually. As you review the Back to School Packet, please begin to calendar significant dates and plan to make this year a year to remember.

Summer Office Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 9:00am-1:00pm. Please call or stop by if you have questions or to drop off paperwork. We are here to help.

  • Thursday August 11h : Ice Cream Social & New Family Welcome @ 6:30 P.M. in the Hall.
  • Monday August 15th is the First Day of School – Minimum Day Schedule on Monday and Tuesday.

Back to School Nights:

  • Monday August 15th – Back to School Night for Grades K and 1 (6:00-6:45 P.M.) and Grades 2-3 (7:00-7:45 P.M.)
  • Tuesday August 16th – Grades 4 and 5 (6:00-6:45 P.M.) and Grades 6-8 (7:00-7:45 P.M.)

St. Anthony’s Soccer Club – Summer Camp

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Kcno5xGoiAugust 1st – 5th

On behalf of the St. Anthony’s Soccer Club welcome, we pray this new school year will be bring both joy, and peace. Thank you for your support!
Sign up for soccer today! Registration is only $50 for Kinder and $80 for U8-U13, player age bracket determined by year born. Example: born 2004 = U13. For additional information please contact Carlos Gonzales, SASC President at: 559-352-7811

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Summer Programs

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Summer is almost here, despite the cool temperatures (which have been very nice). We have one more week of school and then your child will possibly be faced with weeks of unstructured play time. Summer can be a great time to expose kids to all sorts of activities that will fuel their passions. Here is a list of available programs.


24th Annual Spring Auction

Sunday, May 1st, 2016

Excitement is building as St. Anthony’s 24th Annual Spring Auction planning is under way.  This year wecoco1 take you to the hottest spot north of Havana, The Copacabana.  The Copacabana has been THE spot where the cosmopolitan come for an unforgettable night.  This party will be no exception.

We invite you to join us on Saturday, May 21, 2016, for an evening of drinks, special performances, fine cuisine, and our fabulous silent and live auctions.  Plan to stay late and dance the night away at our club after party.  Last year over 400 guests joined us for the festivities.  Thanks to our amazing sponsors, the event was a huge success.  We’re looking forward to an even stronger showing this year.  We are grateful for the compassion and generosity of people like you.  Please consider sponsoring our event.  Your contribution will help further our commitment to educational and spiritual excellence at Saint Anthony’s Catholic School.  Purchase your tickets in the school office or right here online by clicking on the link below.


Tickets now available in the school office or

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Electronics Recycling 4-10-16

Friday, April 1st, 2016

Reminder – St. Anthony’s school is holding an ELECTRONICS RECYCLING FUNDRAISER  on  Sunday April 10th, 2016 thru Sunday April 17th, 2016 9am to 3pm

Fresno Grizzlies will be giving away vouchers for opening day weekend for the first 200 cars that donate and old computer or monitor, laptop, or TV on April 10th to St. Anthony’s School. (Each voucher is good for 2 tickets)

This is a perfect way to clean out your closets, garages, homes and office of all your old electronics for FREE and Benefit the School. For all TV’s, Computers, Monitors, Laptops, Printers, Cell Phones, Print Cartridges etc received, Electronic Recyclers International will donate money to the school.  All items received will be recycled!!

Please pass this information on to all your employer, family and friends, as the more we collect the more money the school will receive!!!

Update:  If you drop off a Computer Monitor or TV please stop by the school office sometime during the week and add your name and address to the collection log.