Due to expected unpleasant weather - the Art Show that was scheduled for Friday, 3/2/18, has been POSTPONED and will now take place at our school on "Moving Up Knight" on Wednesday, March 14.
Mark Your Calendars - Wednesday, 3/14/18, is "Moving up Knight" Featuring the Art Show. "Moving Up Knight" begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, 3/14, in the Parish Center. Parents are invited to arrive at 6pm for an "Art Show Preview".
This year, "Moving Up Knight" will host our Art Show. The parish center will be transformed into an art gallery and cafe. Delicious appetizers and desserts will be available as tour the gallery and purchase your child(ren)'s beautifully framed artwork. Please use the Sign Up Genius to let us know you will be attending - Click here. If you have already RSVP'ed and can still attend, no need to sign up again.
This is also your first chance to get a peek at the classroom(s) and curriculum your child(ren) will experience next year. You are also invited to take a peek in other grades as well in case you are curious about the curriculum at other levels. We look forward to seeing you there!
We encourage you to bring your signed Family Enrollment Form & Fee to finalize your 2018-19 enrollment.
"Moving Up Knight" is for parents. Students will enjoy "moving up" activities and tour the Art Show during the school day on 3/14.
Parent/Teacher Conferences continue through Thursday, 3/1. You are still welcome to sign up for a conference - To sign up for your Parent/Teacher Conferences, click here.
Both Thursday, 3/1 and Friday, 3/2, are 12:45pm early dismissal days. The early dismissal on Friday is for faculty faith formation. There will be NO Aftercare or PreK Enrichment on Thursday, 3/1 or Friday, 3/2. PE Club will be available for those that signed up for Thursday, 3/1 and will run from 1-2:15pm.
Please note that there will be NO HOT LUNCH ON FRIDAY, MARCH 9.
All students will need a brown bag lunch.
Athletic News -
The Girls’ Varsity Basketball team had a unique opportunity to play at the XL Center, at halftime of the UCONN vs Wichita State game, back on January 30. The girls kick off March Madness this Thursday (3/1) at 7pm with a first round playoff game against Southington Catholic at Corpus Christi in Wethersfield. The semi-final game is scheduled for the same place on Friday, March 2. Good Luck Knights!
As basketball season draws to a close, all players are reminded to turn in washed uniforms in a plastic zip lock bag with a name written on the bag. JVC and JVB should have uniforms returned NLT 3/2/18. Thanks!
Lenten Service Project - Crayons may be sent in through Friday, March 2nd.
Gr 8 Fundraiser - Mixed Bag Designs
|Wondering what you can fit in a "Mixed Bag" - Snowgear for 2!|
In this bag - 2 coats, 2 sets of gloves and 2 hats in it with plenty of room to spare!
Department store bag (#30909) - $20 for set of 2
& it's even water resistant!
2018 Altar Serving Training for New Servers - Students in Grades 4 and up are invited to join the St. Mary's Altar Server ministry. Preparatory classes will meet on Saturdays from 1-2pm in the church on March 10, 17, 24 and 31. It is necessary to attend all 4 sessions. Questions should be directed to Sheila Garilli via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Simsbury Public Library will be hosting many programs in March, including some that are open to grades 5 & up and adults. Click here to learn more and sign up.