St. Patrick of Heatherdowns
A Vibrant Catholic Community

School Office: 419-381-1775

Principal: Mrs. Tina Abel
Extension: 133 
Assist. Principal: Mrs. Jane Nevers
Extension: 131
Admissions and Development: Mrs. Cindy Lloyd
Extension: 132
Admin. Assistant: Mrs. Sharon Beier
Extension: 130

School Fax Number: 419-389-1161

Extended Day Phone Number: 419- 381-7944


  • Donuts for Dad
  • Daddy Daughter Dance
  • School Pic
  • Band Solo and Ensemble
  • McGurk Invitational Fans
  • Ice Cream Party
  • Champions in Action - Cemetery Clean-up
  • Chess Club
  • Dec. 9th NJHS
  • Spanish Play
  • Christmas Around the World
  • Fr. Jim and the 2nd Graders with Frankie
  • STREAM - Gr. 1-2
  • KG Closing Liturgy
  • Field Day
  • Fr. Tony Explains Adoration
  • LEGO Club
  • Dissecting in the 8th Grade
  • Gr. 2 Magnets
  • Gr. 4 Peacemakers

OCSAA   Fully Accredited by the Ohio Catholic School Accrediting Association

Our Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement

St. Patrick of Heatherdowns, a Roman Catholic school community, is committed to assisting families in educating their children spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, physically, and socially in a Christian environment.

Our Belief Statements

The St. Patrick of Heatherdowns school community is composed of students and their families, educators, and parishioners.

We believe each person is a valued, unique individual.

We believe in fostering the Gospel Guidelines and the Life Skills taught in our school.

We believe students and their families share responsibility for student learning and behavior.

We believe our instructional practices accommodate a variety of learning styles to meet the needs of the students.

We believe in preparing students to be life-long learners who share their talents as responsible citizens.


Active Listening

Personal Best

No Put Downs




  • CARING– To feel and show concern for others

  • COMMON SENSE– To use good judgment

  • COOPERATION– To work together toward a common goal or purpose

  • COURAGE– To act according to one’s beliefs despite fear of adverse consequences

  • CREATIVITY– To generate ideas; To create something original or redesign through imaginative skill

  • CURIOSITY– A desire to investigate and seek understanding of one’s world

  • EFFORT– To do your best

  • FLEXIBILITY– To be willing to alter plans when necessary

  • FRIENDSHIP– To make and keep a friend through mutual trust and caring

  • INITIATIVE– To do something, of one’s own free will, because it needs to be done

  • INTEGRITY– To act according to a sense of what’s right and wrong

  • ORGANIZATION– To plan, arrange, and implement in an orderly way; to keep things orderly and ready to use

  • PATIENCE– To wait calmly for someone or something

  • PERSEVERANCE– To keep at it

  • PRIDE– Satisfaction from doing one’s personal best

  • PROBLEM SOLVING– To create solutions to difficult situations and everyday problems

  • RESOURCEFULNESS– To respond to challenges and opportunities in innovative and creative ways

  • RESPONSIBILITY– To respond when appropriate; to be accountable for one’s actions

  • SENSE OF HUMOR– To laugh and be playful without harming others