Other School News
Weekly Happenings 3/9/2017
March 10th is the end of the 3rd quarter. We will be letting out at 11:00 on Friday. Join your classmates for the skating party at Carousel Skate Center from 2:00-4:00!
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 are many other schoolwide and classroom activities as well!
This weekend is our 6th Annual Wine tasting and benefit auction.
Volunteers are needed!!! Where can you help?
5:30pm Thursday night we will begin hanging lights, setting up tables, and auction items.
8:00am Friday morning food preparations and continuing setting up decorations and auction.
6:00-10:00pm Saturday night event
Students CAN volunteer to receive stewardship. ONLY serious workers please. This is a very intense event to run and we need students 8th grade and up who are willing and will help.
Assistant of Wheat State Distillery guest with beverage pouring
Raffle sales for Flat Screen TV and other raffle items
Please contact Cassie Bieker at 209-6364 if you have any questions in regards to times or helping.
Reminder that it will be Daylight Savings time this weekend. Set your clocks so you won’t be late for Church on Sunday.
March 17 is our testing day for incoming kindergarten students. If you know of anyone interested in sending their children here for kindergarten, please have them contact the office to get on the schedule.
Spring Break is March 18th through March 25. There will be no school. This is a great time to get out and do stewardship activities!
Lenten Trivia Winners: Congratulations to Jameson Russell in 3rd grade, Isabella Kelly in Kindergarten, Will Sorochty in 4th grade, and Juan Hernandez in 8th grade whose correct answers were chosen for Lenten trivia!
Important dates: Next year’s calendar is not ready but we do have some important dates: August 16, 2017- First day of school, August 7- Final Registration
Young Rembrandts for K-6th grades are open for you to register for their spring session. Sign up at www.youngrembrandts.com/wichita
St. Jude Catholic School raised $1378.46, or about $7.50 per student, for the Walk in Sister’s Shoes campaign which benefits the St. Katharine Drexel fund. The Drexel fund supports parishes with the cost of Catholic education, including St. Jude parish. Thank you for your prayers and contributions!
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!
All Kindergarten students know the Hail Mary, Glory Be, and Angel of God. Way to go!
Stewardship Opportunities: Cowtown Museum is needing help with a couple upcoming events. If you are interested in helping with either a clean up day or in volunteering for their “Once Upon a Time” program, please contact Alanna Garrett at 670-0075.
Celebrating Dr Seuss
8th grade celebrated Dr Seuss projects with the 1st grade.
Young Rembrandts Spring Session
Young Rembrandts for K-6th grades are open to registering for their spring session. Sign up at www.youngrembrandts.com/wichita
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!
Love and Logic Class
Mika Gross will be hosting a Love and Logic Class at the Spiritual Life Center. Class will start on Monday evenings starting on April 3rd from 7:00-8:45 and run for 6 weeks. To see more information about how to sign up, click on the Love and Logic icon under documents.