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Weekly Happenings 2/23/2017
Penny Wars: Middle School students will be participating in Penny Wars through Friday Feb. 24th to benefit the Drexel Fund. Bring pennies to count as positive in your class’s jar and all other money to count as negative in other class’s jars.
Walk in Sister’s Shoes ends on March 3. Please consider making a donation to the classroom shoeboxes to help benefit this important fund.
Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A - Monday, February 27th from 4:30-8:30 p.m. with the store on 21st and Maize Road. 20% of all sales from supporters will be donated back to the school.
Lent: Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, which is on March 1st. We will hold all school Mass at 8:00. Wednesdays of Lent we will be having weekly Stations of the Cross at 2:45. Parents are invited to join us. The parish will continue the weekly Soup Supper and Stations on Fridays. Fridays from 3:45-4:15, students and families are invited to the Eucharistic Adoration chapel. There will be many other schoolwide and classroom activities as well!
March 3, 6th graders will be attending the Vocation Day at Magdalen. Lunch will be provided. Please make sure your 6th grader has turned in their permission form to Mrs. Trujillo.
KU Engineering Expo: Come explore the exciting world of engineering at the KU 2017 Engineering Expo March 10-11. It is open to Elementary and Middle Schools throughout the area. Registration begins now! Visit- engr.ku.edu/esc/expo to learn more about the expo and to register for this event.
Congratulations to our 8th graders on their success on the 8th grade placement test! Our students consistently score comparable or higher than other Catholic middle school students, showing their readiness for the rigors of Catholic high school. Half of our students qualified for Bishop Carroll honors classes and no students were required to take study skills for remediation!
Congratulations Are In Order
Congratulations to the 7th/8th grade girls basketball team. They finished 2nd in the post season tournament & season. Players are: Juliana Menestrina, Abby Liston, Faith Gallardo, Ryane Bieker, Andrea Pearson, Mia Perez, and Anna Sorochty.
St. Jude Spirit Wear Website
We will be handling St. Jude Catholic School spirit wear through a website now. Please visit https://www.4mypromo.com/store/category/438/store/ for more information. You may make an order at any time.
We are also looking for parent suggestions for items to add to the store. Since we do not need to keep items in stock, we will be able to offer a wider of products. If you have suggestions, please let Mrs. Urban know.