Thursday Folder 5-14-15

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Thursday, May 14, 2015

 Students will attend morning masses at 9:00 AM on Tuesdays.  Please check calendar for exceptions.


 Attachments in this Issue:

2015-16 School Supply List

2015-16 School Supply List Order Form

Summer Scrip Schedule

Lancaster Greenhouse Special Offer Coupons

Irish Summer Skills Camps Flyer

Irish Summer Blacktop League Registration Form

Irish Summer Blacktop League Jr. High Info Letter

Irish Summer Blacktop League High School Info Letter


SCHOOL SUPPLY KITS are ready to order for the 2015- 2016 school year.  For more information, parents may download the school supply list and order form from the SMS website!  Don’t delay!!!


lunch_trayIrish Cafe News!!  As the end of the school year approaches, ALL lunch accounts MUST be PAID IN FULL by tomorrow, Friday May 15th !!  All students then must carry a credit balance or have cash in hand for lunch.  If you aren’t sure of your child’s balance, please feel free to call 654-1632 or send me an email




633644-tn_sandwich700FINAL SANDWICH SATURDAY THIS YEAR!!  Please join us on Saturday, May 16 at 8 a.m. in the Spirit Center. We would also gladly accept supplies: bread, bologna, individually wrapped cheese, baggies. This is the final Sandwich Saturday date, and we would like to thank all who participated in our service project this year, especially the St. Mary Houses. With questions please contact Alishia Snoke at (740)407-5870

SCRIP CASUAL DAY, tomorrow, May 15!   Want to get  SCRIP over the Summer?  No problem!  Click here for the Summer pick up schedule.  You buy gift cards for items you are already going to purchase, and the school earns a portion of the card amount.  We will still be processing SCRIP on Monday mornings, in the Copy Room (beside the Spirit store case, across from the gym) until the end of the year. Click here for an order form, and you can send your order in ahead of time with your child, or stop in Mondays 8-10 and Friday, after school 2:15 to 3. Questions? Call Judy McGonagle at 740-215-8456 or email:

FINAL BOOK FAIR BOGO SALE!!  One day only!  Friday, May 15th, on the stage from 8:30-2:30.  Buy one book for the Summer, and get one of lessor value FREE!!  Don’t miss out!

archeryArchery Club Now Forming !  Mr. Eyerman will be hosting an informal training and archery club meeting for all parents/volunteersinterested in helping out with the Archery club on Saturday, May 16th starting at 10 am in St. Mary Gym.  Anyone who already has their BAI certification should attend and possibly help with the training.  After this meeting we would like to be in full swing with Archery club.  We intend be out before lunch and it shouldn’t interfere with 8th grade graduation. Archery club will be for 3rd – 8th grade students. Students will learn about equipment, how to shoot and prepare for competitions. We need interested parents to be trained and lead this club and work with Mr. Eyerman!

art-sale-paintingAttention Parents: Art work for sale! If you were unable to make it and purchase your child’s art work after May Crowning then have no worries because there is still a chance to buy the wonderful pieces by contacting the school office.  We have had many inquiries from local businesses who would love to feature the children’s artwork. If you do not plan on buying the pieces and would not mind if they were sold to a local business, with all monies going to our Art Department, please make sure you let the office know as soon as possible. If you have any questions please feel free to speak with Mrs. Schmelzer in the school office at 740-654-1632 or email at as she would be more than happy to help in any way possible.


happy bookSpring cleaning is a great time to find those missing and overdue LIBRARY BOOKS! Please help your child to search for books that belong to our library and return them during the month of May. We really prefer to have the book returned than to mark it ‘LOST’ and charge a fine to replace the book. Encourage your child to search home bookshelves, in closets and under beds! Thank you for helping us with our inventory.


Lancaster Greenhouse Special Offer!! A Big THANK YOU to everyone who supported the St. Mary Education Association at the Flower Sale. All proceeds from this sale benefit the St. Mary Tuition Assistance Fund to keep tuition affordable. If you were not able to make a purchase, or find you need more plants – the St.Mary Education Association is partnering with Lancaster Greenhouse on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17.  Simply shop those days and present the flyer attached, at checkout.  The tuition assistance fund receives 15% of each sale.  Shop local and support tuition assistanceDownload as many flyers as you want and pass them out to family and friends.


In search of alumni of St. Mary School! Did you attend St. Mary School? The St. Mary School Advisory Board is building a database of alumni to keep in touch with and keep posted on all of the great happenings at our school. To help build this database, please contact Kellie Boyden at or 687-5177 and provide the following information: Name (including maiden), Address, Phone Number, Email Address, and Years you attended/graduated St. Mary School, Bishop Fenwick and/or Fisher Catholic. You may also include information for your children who have graduated. Please share this information with your family and friends. Forever IRISH!


Soccer Ball Resting on GrassFALL IRISH CLUB SOCCER: Attention all students who will be entering 6th, 7th and 8th grade next year- play club soccer with your St. Mary friends in the Fairfield County Junior High League!  We play Thomas Ewing, Sherman, Amanda, Fairfield Union, and Logan.  Games are played on Thursday evenings followed by an end of season tournament.  This is a great opportunity to play at a competitive junior high level with local teams at a low cost ($65 per player includes uniform).  Please contact Kellie Boyden at or 687-5177 with questions or to join the team. GO IRISH!!!


SCHOOL CLOSET will be at St. Mary School on Tuesday, June 2, from 5 pm to 7:30 pm.  You will receive 25% off your orders.  Also enter this code for 25% off on-line orders until June 15…   25sale


tutor1Former St. Mary teacher Sheri Sheridan will be offering tutoring services this summer for all grades and subjects (excluding advanced high school math). She will also be offering summer sewing, traditional cooking lessons, and general home economics. Advanced high school math tutoring is available through her husband, Michael Sheridan (mechanical engineer, FCHS alumnus). Flexible hours, call for more information and to secure your spot. (740) 215-5009


MARKET DAY !  Pick up a form outside the office and order by Monday, June 8, for delivery on June 13.  Also check online at to set up an account to order from home!  On-line orders must be placed by 11:00 p.m. the Monday before pick up date each month.  If you would like to volunteer to help with the next Market Day delivery, please contact Kendra Gundelfinger at 740-654-6625 or 740-974-7449. Helpers arrive at 8:00 a.m., pick up will run from 8:30-9:30.

KROGER REWARDS   Not registered?? Please consider registering your Kroger Plus Card.  Go to Kroger’s website and click on Community!  Log in, and click on my account”  If you scroll all the way down you will find ‘rewards”   Simply enter our number “83479” and that’s it!  You and St. Mary can earn money. Thanks!!

campbells_logoSave Box Tops for Education and Campbell’s Soup labels!!  Send them in with your child in an envelope.  It is that easy!  Our school earns money and free items.




SAVE THE DATE!  Catch the Bus!  The Vatican Express is coming! St. Mary Parish is hosting a Catholic Kids Camp on Monday, August 3rd – Friday, August 5th from 6:00pm – 8:30pm. Come One, Come All.  You are welcome to join us for this week long, FREE event regardless of Church affiliation. Watch for more information to come.


2015 IRISH SUMMER SKILLS CAMPS Here come the Irish! Attention Future Stars of Fisher Catholic – Make plans now to attend one of our summer sports camps. All camps are lead by Fisher Catholic Head Coaches and Irish student-athletes. Click Here for a schedule of Irish Skills Camps planned for this summer: The official summer camp brochure, which includes registration and additional information, will be available soon. Any questions regarding our Irish youth camps? Please contact Tony Delisio, Athletic Director, at (740) 654-1231 ext. 25 or via email at

2015 IRISH SUMMER BLACKTOP LEAGUE  As a part of developing our future Irish basketball players we are running a Jr High School Blacktop League at William Fisher Catholic. The coaching staff is excited to announce the creation of the 1st annual Blacktop League starting this summer 2015. Find out more about this exciting summer opportunity to improve your basketball skills and keep in shape over the summer. Separate Jr. High and High School Leagues will be formed. Click Here for registration information. Jr. High League Information Letter. High School League Information Letter (for rising 8th graders).


Thank you for reading the email Thursday Folder.  If you have any suggestions, or additions for the next weekly letter, contact Julie Collier at 740-974-2264 or email:  Forms are also available with a drop box located in the office.  Deadline for each week is Tuesday by noon.

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