St. Francis Xavier
High School

1600 W. Prospect Ave.
Appleton, WI | (920) 733-6632

School Hours:
M 8:30am-3:00pm
T-F 8:00am-3:00pm

Office Hours:
M-F 7:30am-4:00pm

High School Fax: 
(920) 735-1787
High School Counseling Fax: 
(920) 257-2050


Prayer Opportunities

Prayer is an integral part of the Xavier experience.  Students experience prayer in a variety of ways at a variety of times.  Some of these are listed below.

  • Prayer in homeroom each morning
  • Daily prayer at lunch led by students
  • Prayer at the beginning of classes
  • All-school prayer services each Wednesday morning
  • Weekly prayer services led by students in religion classes
  • Monthly all-school Masses
  • Optional Mass at 7 am each Friday morning
  • Optional Mass at 7 am each Tuesday morning during Lent
  • Eucharistic Adoration on first Fridays
  • Optional rosary during X period each Thursday morning
  • Annual class retreats
  • Annual class reconciliation services
  • Stations of the Cross for the student body
  • Athletic team prayers and prayer services
  • Active Rock for Life Club including annual trip to Washington DC for the March for Life
  • Annual $100 bill project that models the Parable of the Talents
  • Annual service trip to the Dominican Republic during Easter vacation
  • Annual Chicago Urban Immersion Retreat
  • Biannual service trip to an Indian reservation in Montana
  • Annual Help Your Neighbor Day where the entire student body and over 100 teachers and parents provide service to the community for an afternoon.
  • Annual 6th/9th Grade Service Retreat that includes a retreat in the morning and community service in the afternoon
  • Mother/Daughter Lunch and Reflection
  • Father/Son Dinner and Evening of Reflection
  • Numerous service opportunities in clubs and athletic teams