Thursday Folder 5-7-15

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St. Mary Thursday Folder   

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

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

 

 Attachments in this Issue:

Lancaster Greenhouse Special Offer

St. Mary Sports Physical Form

Ohio Health Free Physical Locations

Scrip Order Form

Irish Summer Skills Camps Flyer

NEW NEWS:

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 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!

 

ATTENTION! The Home and School meeting scheduled for today, May 7, has been rescheduled due to Grandparents Day activities. The May meeting will now be held at 8am on May 14 in the Copy Room. Sorry for any inconvenience.

ST. MARY NEWS:

art-sale-paintingOur first St. Mary art show & sale will be held on May 7 beginning at 2:15pm (after May Crowning) in the Spirit Center.  Student artwork will be displayed for sale with all proceeds going to the purchase of supplies for our Art classes next year!

 

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

Free Sports Physicals Offered: If your student is planning to participate in any sport during the 2015-16 school year, they will need an athletic physical. Parents should complete the last two pages of the Physical form before attendphysicaling the exam. Free physicals are being offered by Fairfield Medical Center and Ohio Health on the following dates:

Fairfield Medical Center – JUNE 6TH, 2015 AT LHS, STARTING AT 8:00

Ohio Heath – Various dates and times, see attached flyer. Be sure to report that you are attending St. Mary School and/or Fisher Catholic to receive the free physical examination.

 

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 a SCRIP casual pass for your child?  Buy $200 in SCRIP in one month to earn casual day passes for the following month .  You buy gift cards for items you are already going to purchase, and the school earns a portion of the card amount.  The next casual day for this school year is May 15.  We will be processing SCRIP on Monday mornings, in the Copy Room (beside the Spirit store case, across from the gym). 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, May 11, for delivery on May 16.  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:

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 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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