News & Announcements: Oct 11, 2017 - Oct 19, 2017 [Archive]
Home & School Book Fair Night
H&S Meeting – TOMORROW – Book Fair Family Night – Dinner at 6pm
Please RSVP - See Form BelowHome & School Book Fair Night
SJS Book Fair October 9th - 13th!
Special family night TOMORROW, October 12th. Come join us at 6 for hotdogs and smores!
See Book Fair schedule belowBook Fair Schedule Revised
Fall Fest Fundraiser
Fall Fest Queen/King
The Jr. Beta Club will be sponsoring the Fall Fest Queen/ King Fundraiser again this year. Thursday, October 5- Friday October 13, students can bring in quarters to vote for the teacher that would make the best Queen or King of Fall Fest. The teacher that has the most money donated under his or her name will be crowned during assembly on the day of Fall Fest. All donations for this fundraiser will go toward buying library books for a school in need. Bring your change in and vote!
1st Quarter AR Goal
1st Quarter AR goal reward!
5th - 8th grade students who reached their AR goal can dress up as their favorite book character on Monday, October 16th.
1st - 4th grade students who reached their AR goal can dress up as a vocabulary word on Monday, October 16th.
Please follow the free dress day guidelines in the handbook.
Crusader Dads Raffle
Each student received a pack of 10 tickets.
Prizes - Two sets of two Saints tickets for the December 3rd game – Saints vs. Carolina Panthers – Drawing is October 21st
Please return ticket stubs and money to the office. Call the office if you need more tickets.
The class who sells the most tickets will receive a prize of their choice.
Fall Fest T-Shirt
Fall Fest – T-shirts went home today. Students may wear their Fall Fest t-shirts any Friday with school jeans during the months of October and November.
Monday, October 16th
Monday, October 16th - Half Day - 11:15 a.m. dismissal. No Buses morning or afternoon!
Coffee with the Counselor
If you are interested in attending coffee with the counselor, please RSVP as soon as possible. It will be held Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (grades 1st - 4th) and Thursday, October 19, 2017 (grades 5th - 8th.) See attached flyer for more details.Coffee with the Counselor October
Spring Fair Meeting – October 19th – 6:00 p.m. in the library – everyone is invited to attend.
STA Shadow Days
SHADOW A FALCON!!
7th & 8th Graders:
Sign up for a STA Shadow Day by Calling 985-542-8941
Beginning October 2nd
*By appointment only and must be approved by the SJS administration prior to the shadow day for this to be considered an excused absence.
For more information about Shadow Day and upcoming Falcon events, please see link below.STA Shadow Days
Word of the Week
Our Word of the Week: Reverence
Bible Verse: " Great blessings belong to those who fear and respect the Lord and live they way he wants."
Our virtue of the month for October is Reverence.
PLEASE FILL OUT THE INFORMATION ON THE FORM BELOW AND RETURN TO SCHOOL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
If the parent is a registered, financially supporting member of St. Joseph Catholic Parish, a tuition benefit is available to that parent. To qualify for tuition as a financially supporting parishioner, a family’s weekly contribution to St. Joseph Church should be a minimum of $8.00/week ($416 annually). These contributions are to be made in full by December 31, 2017. Contributions made after December 31, 2017 will not count toward tithing for 2017 and tuition rates will not be adjusted for the next school year (2018-2019). Regular use of the Sunday envelope is necessary as a sign of financial support of the Church.
(2017-2018 ) Handbook, p. 21Tithing Info
October 12th - 6-8 Exams
October 12th- 13th - Book Fair
October 12th - Home and School meeting and Family Night at the Book Fair!
October 14th - Public Square Rosary
October 16th - Half Day 11:15 a.m. dismissall NO BUSES!
October 18th - Report Cards
October 20th- Honor Roll Breakfast for students with Honor Roll in the 1st nine weeks.
October 27th - Fall Fest
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