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Thursday, September 11, 2014

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

 Attachments in this Issue:

Scrip Order Form

 

NEW NEWS:

Picture dayPICTURE DAY TOMORROW, Friday, September 12.  Children may dress out of uniform in nice, church attire.  Please send in your form and payment with your child.

 

 

 

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St. Mary School has just received the Governor’s Award for Excellence in STEM Education once again!  Our 7th and 8th grade Science teacher, Mrs. Anita Yaple, has also been recognized with the Governor’s Award for the fourth time!  Congratulations Mrs. Yaple!

 

Practice and games started???  Check out MARKET DAY!  Fast and ready, healthy quick meals and snacks for your family.   PICK UP is this Saturday, September 13. Want to order for next month? Pick up a form outside the office and order by Tuesday, October 7, for delivery on October 11.  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 Tuesday 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.

 

ST. MARY NEWS:   

Sacramental Preparation 2014-2015  Please be diligent in adding these events to your calendar so you may be faithful in attending these important sessions. If you’re unable to attend or miss a session, the responsibility is yours to contact me that following week so we can cover the material you missed. Also, deadlines for sacramental forms are very important, so please be sure to submit information on time or your son or daughter may not be able to receive the sacrament as scheduled. As a parent, you are the primary teacher of the faith to your child. Father Eilerman and I are happy to assist and support you in any way we can with this very essential charge in forming you child’s mind and heart with the teachings of our Lord and His Church. In your charity, please pray that the Holy Spirit may guide and bless our preparations this year.

 

Girl and ponyHorseback Riding Lessons – Mrs. Foura will once again be offering horseback riding lessons. Cost is $30 for 1/2 hour, $40 for 1 hour. Contact her at cfoura@cdeducation.org

 

 

 

FUNDRAISING NEWS:

KROGER REWARDS!  “It’s time to check your Kroger Community Rewards donation! Please log onto your Kroger Plus account and print off the Account Summary page, make sure your name is on it and send it to school to the attention of SCRIP. Thank you for your continued support!” 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!!

EARN A CASUAL DAY FOR YOUR CHILD!  How???  Buy $200 in SCRIP in one month.  Its that easy!  You buy gift cards for items you are already going to purchase, and the school earns a portion of the card amount.  These are the designated casual days for this school year: September 19, October 17, November 14, December 12, January 16, February 20, March 20 (subject to change due to Living Stations of the Cross), April 17 and May 15.  SCRIP UPDATES FOR 2014-2015: We will be processing SCRIP on Monday mornings, in the Copy Room (located beside the Spirit store case, across from the gymnasium door).  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.  You can also email: smhs.scrip@gmail.com

What is Spirit Day?  Your child may dress out of uniform with appropriate shorts/pants, and designated Spirit shirt.   Need a SPIRIT SHIRT for next month?  Visit the Spirit Store on-line!  Please email or call Erin Wojcik with any orders you may have at 740-350-8902 or runwojorun@aol.com

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

 

 

COMMUNITY NEWS:

church picnicSt. Mary of the Assumption Parish Picnic is Sunday, September 14 , following the 11:15 am Mass.  There will be a blessing at 12:30 pm in the St. Mary Courtyard and Firehouse Park. There will be a hog roast, face painting, corn hole, sidewalk art, entertainment, crafts, and games rain or shine!  St. Mary parishioners are asked to bring a dish corresponding with their last name: Last Name: A-C = Fruit, D-G = Salad (Pasta, Potato, Lettuce), H-L = Vegetables (Hot or Cold), M-R = Dessert, and S-Z = Hot Dish.  All are Welcome!

 

Save the Date: Fisher Fall Festival is coming! Friday, September 19  6:00 – 10:00 and Saturday, September 20 6:00-11:00- – carnival games, inflatables, chicken noodle dinner, fish fry, music, bingo, adult gaming and much more!  FREE admission. All are welcome.

 

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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