DECEMBER 4, 2017  
Now through 12/15/17 
JPII Toy Drive   
 
What: New unwrapped toys
Where: Donation boxes in each classroom and outside the Main Office
 
This year JPII has joined with Toys for Tots to provide toys to those in desperate need of our community's Christmas generosity! 

Monday, 12/4/17 
Faculty Meeting  
After School
 

Wednesday, 12/6/17 
Band & Choir Concert  
Lion's Den Gym 
7:00pm
 
Students should arrive at 6:40pm. Dress in your Sunday best - no jeans or sneakers!  
 
Band students report to 2nd Grade classroom and choir report to the gym.
 
NO AFTER SCHOOL BAND ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6! 
NO BASKETBALL PRACTICE ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6!
 
Thursday, 12/7/17 
Pajama Day!   
 
Students donate $1 or more to wear pj's for the day!
 
Students must wear sneakers with their pj's. No shorts or nightgowns.  
 
All proceeds benefit the Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Stand together with the patients at CCMC who wear their pj's for days, weeks, or longer while fighting cancer and serious illnesses.  
Thursday & Friday, 12/7 & 12/8  
Bake Sale
During Lunch    
 
Student Council is hosting a bake sale during lunches on Thursday and Friday this week.
 
Students - remember to bring money!
 
Parents - we need donations of baked goods. Remember that your donation counts as a service hour!
Friday, 12/8/17 
Mass
St. Mary Church
10:00 am   
 
Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Formal uniforms required!
Monday, 12/11/17 
Children's Shopping Day 
St. Mary Parish Hall 
 
JPII students will have the chance to shop for and purchase gifts for their family and friends while at school.
 
The Children's Shopping Day provides students with a real life learning opportunity, as they learn how to budget their money while shopping for gifts for their family and friends.
 
Volunteers are needed throughout the day - this is a great way to earn your volunteer hours!
 

Wednesday, 12/13/17 
N.U.T. DAY
Holiday Edition   
 
Show your holiday spirit by wearing Holiday apparel!
 
Bring your N.U.T. Card or $2.00
 
Friday, 12/15/17 
Middle School Dance 
St. Mary Parish Hall    
7:00 - 10:00 pm
 
$5.00 for advance tickets
$7.00 at the door
Bring a can good upon arrival!
 
MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY!
Tuesday, 12/19/17 
Christmas Pageant   
St. Mary Church  
6:30pm
 
Mandatory attendance for all PreK - 5th Grade students; all are welcome. Dress in your Sunday best - no jeans or sneakers! 
 
Wednesday, 12/20/17 
Sports Dress Down Day!

 
Donate $1 or more to participate in this sports-themed dress down day to offset the cost of the scoreboard for our growing basketball program. 
 
Wear your favorite team apparel. JPII Basketball students can wear their basketball shirts!  

Mark Your Calendar!

  
 
  • Wednesday, 12/6 - Band & Choir Concert
  • Friday, 12/8 - Mass - FORMAL UNIFORMS
  • Friday, 12/8 - Report Cards
  • Wednesday, 12/13 - N.U.T. Day
  • Tuesday, 12/19 - PreK-5th grade Christmas Pageant
  • Wednesday, 12/20 - Sports dress down day
  • Friday, 12/22 - 11:30 am dismissal - NO AFTERCARE
  • 12/25-1/1/18 - Christmas Vacation
  • Tuesday, 1/2 - First day back to school
  • 1/21 - All students attend mass at Deanery Parishes
  • 1/28 - OPEN HOUSE! 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  • 1/28-2/3 Catholic Schools Week