Today is Lights On Afterschool Day

Today, on Lights On Afterschool Day, I wanted to take a moment to tell you just how incredible you are and to thank you for the impact you create by being a part of our St. Mark family. Today is a national day hosted by the Afterschool Alliance that shines a spotlight on the importance of afterschool programs like ours. …

Keeping the Lights On After School: Proclamations

DUBUQUE COUNTY Keeping the Lights On After School: A Proclamation WHEREAS, the citizens of Dubuque County stand firmly committed to quality afterschool programs and opportunities because they: Provide safe, challenging, and engaging learning experiences that help children develop social, emotional, physical and academic skills. Support working families by ensuring their children are safe and productive after the regular school day ends. …

St. Mark Program Update: Peosta/Seton Catholic

To our valued parents, partners, and staff,We have been closely and continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation in our schools and communities we serve. At this time it is St. Mark Youth Enrichment’s goal to do our part in keeping our schools safe throughout the holidays, as safety is our top priority. To maintain safety for our families & staff alike …

St. Mark Program Update: Dyersville

To our valued parents, partners, and staff,We have been closely and continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation in our schools and communities we serve. At this time it is St. Mark Youth Enrichment’s goal to do our part in keeping our schools safe throughout the holidays, as safety is our top priority. To maintain safety for our families & staff alike …

Western Dubuque Programs Back to In-Person – Starting Oct. 19

Hello Peosta, Seton and Dyersville Families, St. Mark Leadership just wrapped up their weekly meeting and it has been decided that we WILL plan on going back ‘in-person’ for programming in Western Dubuque starting Monday, October 19th! Of course our staff, students, families are #1 priority and we will continue to monitor the positive rate and our Covid Planning Policy …

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Accepting Applications Nov. 1

Struggling to pay the bills? Know someone who is? The Iowa Department of Human Rights announced that it will begin accepting applications for energy assistance on Nov. 1. To learn more, visit https://humanrights.iowa.gov/dcaa/where-apply or call 211. Below is more information provided from the agency.

Update: Western Dubuque St. Mark Program In-Person Suspended Additional Week

I am sad to share that we will be extending our program suspension an additional week due to the increasing positivity rate and lack of staff capabilities for in-person program. At this time, our plan is to return to in-person program on Monday, October 19th. St. Mark Leadership is continuing to monitor the positivity rate and will keep you posted on when …