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8th Grade Purity Retreat • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
K-8 enjoyed celebrating Easter with many activities ending with a prayer service and rosary.
Weekly Happenings 4/20/17
St. Jude Catholic School Happenings
April 20, 2017
Family Involvement Night TONIGHT! Come to the gym from 6:00-8:00 and do different activities provided by Exploration Place!
Alleluia! He is risen!! Easter Celebration TOMORROW afternoon. Parents are welcome to help from 12:30-3:00.
Spirit Day and Pep Rally- Wednesday, April 26 is a spirit day. We will also have a pep rally to celebrate Battle of the Books and Track at 2:45.
World’s Finest Chocolates- The sale is in full swing. It will end on April 24, with all money and leftover chocolate to be delivered back to the office. If you are wanting another box of chocolates, bring in the money for the first box and we can give you another box to sale.
Box Top/Label winners are the 2nd graders!!! Congratulation!! They have earned a spirit day, which the day will be arranged and announced later. Thanks to all the classes for a great job. The listing of the standings will be posted at the school office.
8th Grade Purity Retreat- All 8th graders are invited to the Purity Retreat on April 28 from 6:30-8:30 here at St. Jude.
State Assessments. We have begun state assessments. 3rd-8th grade will be taking these tests over the next month. Please check with your child’s teacher to find out their testing schedule. The number of tests that will be given is significantly less than previous years.
Teacher Appreciation Week is May1-5, please be watching for a flyer and sign-up instructions to be coming home soon.
FLAVOR ICE SALE: After school on May 5th the PTO will be selling popsicles in front of the statue outside of the office. All proceeds will go toward our goal for air conditioning in the gym.
Spiritual Life Center Class- Parenting a Middle Schooler in a Confused Society. The SLC is very excited to host this one-evening event specifically designed for parents of 4th through 8th graders. Beth Ferraro, teacher at Kapaun, will be here to discuss the ins and outs of raising a pre-teen in our sexually charged culture. The class is May 9 from 7:00-8:30. Call the Spiritual Life Center at 744-0167 for more information or to register.
Talent/Art Show: We have moved the art and talent show to May 17 this year to allow for more time to be spent on entries. Start working on your entries now!
Keep the date for the Daddy/Daughter Dance on May 19th open. More information will be coming soon!
Gary Squires Basketball Camp
Coach Squire would like to invite you to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton's Camp. If interested, please look under documents to the left to download the form to fill out and participate.
The opportunity to help your child through the summer to not lose the skills they have acquired through the school year is here by using Summer Solutions. See the Summer Solutions icon under documents to find out how you can get in on this program. There is even a drawing for an iPad Mini Give-a-way!