Thursday Folder 5-21-15

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St. Mary Thursday Folder   

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Thursday, May 21, 2015

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

 Attachments in this Issue:

 Meet the New Advisory Board Members

School Supply Kit Order Forms

2015-16 School Supply List 

Summer Scrip Schedule

Scrip Order Form

Pleasant Valley PeeWee/Jr Golf League Information

Girls NST Registration Form

Fisher Summer Skills Camps Registration

NEW NEWS:

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!   Field Day will be on Wed. May, 27th.  Grades 6-8 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and Grades K-5 from 12-2 p.m.

Parents are invited to share this fun end-of-year time as volunteers. Mr. Eyerman is coordinating our event this year and would like to have at least 8, but as many as 16 volunteers for grades 6-8. Ten to 20 volunteers for grades K-5.  Enough help should make this a fun event for everyone.

If you are able to share an hour or more, please email ceyerman@saintmarylancaster.org to let him know when you would like to help.  We will take as many volunteers as we can get!  Middle School volunteers please be present from 7:30-8:00 a.m. to learn the ropes. K-5th grade volunteers please be present from 10:30-11:00 for the same.

 

The Saint Mary Advisory Board would like to welcome its three newest members and introduce them to the school community. Susan Mauger, Holly Uhl, and William Sharp.  The board received three applications to fill three open seats. As such, an election was not required and the three applicants have each been appointed to a three year term beginning at the conclusion of our June meeting. CLICK HERE to find a brief biography of our newest members and if you would like to learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the Advisory Board, please visit the Advisory Board page at https://www.saintmarylancaster.com/advisory-board/.

 

barbellsThe last after school weight lifting at Fisher Catholic was Tuesday, May 19.  Watch for strength programs at Fisher this Summer.

 

 

ST. MARY NEWS:

Attention 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 visiting or contacting the school office. All the money raised will be given to Art Department for the next school. If you have any questions please feel free to speak with Mrs. Schmelzer in the school office at 740-654-1632 or email at nschmelz@cdeducation.org as she would be more than happy to help in any way possible.

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!!!

 

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.

 

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 kaboyden@att.net 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 kaboyden@att.net 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

 

FUNDRAISING NEWS:   

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: smhs.scrip@gmail.com

MARKET DAY !  Pick up a form outside the office and order by Monday, June 8, for delivery on June 13.  Also check online at www.marketday.com 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.

 

COMMUNITY NEWS:

Pleasant Valley Pee-Wee/Jr. Golf Leauge

Pee Wee Golfer Ages 8-11 Jr. Golfers Ages 12-18

Pleasant Valley Golf Course.  Pee Wee league plays Par 3 course 9 holes. Jr. League plays executive course 9 holes.  Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. tee off,  beginning June 9th, 2015. Requirements: 1. Have played golf 2. Know basic rules 3. Each player must have own equipment.

Registration fee is $30.00 per player Family Registration is $50.00, The objective is to have FUN and learn. Each week will begin with a clinic covering some rules and etiquette.  CLICK HERE for more information, and call 740-654-3293 to register.

 

ATTENTION 8TH GRADE GIRLS!!  Fisher Catholic High School is offering the opportunity to participate in a strength and conditioning program that will benefit all female athletes in ANY quick agility sport.  “Nervous System Training or NST” is an organization that focuses on improving athleticism, team chemistry and prevention of injuries to better prepare for competition.  Our sessions will take place at Fisher Catholic High School on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-4:45.  For 8 weeks (June and July,) 75 minute sessions and NST bringing in all their equipment: Resisted Trainers – Assisted Training – Ladders – Cones – Hip Flexor Development Bands.  Total cost for the sessions are paid upon registration, $80 total.  Cost is $5.00 per session with a pre-registration requirement.  This is for the entire 8 weeks of workout.  We are in need of at least 30 female athletes to participate in this program.  We can take up to 60.  If you have any questions please email Coach Jenni Sage, jsage@cdeducation.org, or call 740-654-1231.  If you would like to participate in this summer activity, please fill out the attached information form.  Also, please make checks payable to Fisher Catholic Athletics, with “NST workout” in the memo.

 

Vatican Express Bus LogoSAVE 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.

 

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 tdelisio@fishercatholicirish.org.

 

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:  the4colliers@columbus.rr.com  Forms are also available with a drop box located in the office.  Deadline for each week is Tuesday by noon.

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