private school community outreach

Community Outreach

St. Patrick's Day Parade

​SJV has consistently walked in the city's largest (and nation's oldest) parade on St. Patrick's Day. SJV students and families of all ages dress and celebrate the "wearin' o' the green" in March. 


The Dan Grim Memorial Run/ Bulldog 5K and 1.5 mile Walk   


Saturday, April 7, 2018                                        


WHO:  Runners of all ages.  Gather your family, friends and co-workers.  Walkers are also invited to participate using the same course. The course is stroller accessible. 


WHAT:  The Dan Grim 5K is a fundraiser for St John Vianney Regional School and in memory of Dan Grim, a parent of a Class of 2018 student. 


WHERE:  Lehigh Parkway, Allentown, Pa

The course will begin near the Road Runners House.


WHEN:  Saturday, April 7th, 2018

7:30 a.m. – Registration begins

8:45 a.m. – 1.5 Mile Walk begins

9:30 a.m. – 5K begins

10:30 a.m. – Award presentation at finish line


HOW:  To register, complete the form below and submit a $25 check/money order to SJV by March 17th to receive a 5K Cotton shirt.  The fee for entries received after March 17 and Race Day is $30 while T-shirts last. Size requests will be honored to the best of our ability but size may be substituted. 

1.5 Mile Walk is $5 to participant, however children under 5 are Free, t-shirts not for this event

Environmentally Green Program

SJV students actively particpate in reducing their carbon footprint in our world by recycling not only glass and metal, but also paper. Students in both buildings rotate the responsibility of collecting and removing the trash from the Elementary and Middle School Buildings, fostering a sense of responsibility.