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Ric Gibson Ministry Celebration

Sunday, May 1, 2022

Principal Ric Gibson will retire at the end of the school year after 45 years of teaching. Mr. Gibson has served as the principal of St. Croix for the last 22 years. He leaves behind a legacy of caring, consistent, and courageous service to his students, faculty, and staff. In addition to his role as principal, Mr. Gibson has served as a key communicator, student advisor, Latin teacher, chapel band director, technical coordinator, and in countless unseen roles to ensure the success of student services and programs. He is well-known for his positive attitude and extraordinary ability to relate to every situation with an insightful, colorful, and often humorous story or recollection. Join us as we thank and honor him for his faithful service.

Chapel Service: 2:00 p.m.
Reception: 3:00 p.m., Commons

Livestream: For those who are not able to attend, the chapel service will be live streamed on SCLA YouTube and

Please RSVP by Tuesday, March 15, 2022.


If you are not able to attend the service or reception and would like to send a gift or tribute, please email Chris Tollefson at or mail your gift to:

Attn: Chris Tollefson
1200 Oakdale Avenue
West St. Paul, MN 55118