School Year 2017-2018| February 7, 2018



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Catholic Identity
Next Wednesday begins Lent! In preparation for Lent, you child will be bringing home a Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Rice Bowl. Beginning with February 21, the children will bring forward their gifts they have placed in their Rice Bowl as part of Mass. In our Lenten journey this year, each grade level will be studying a particular saint to see how they have helped to set the course of history, reflect on their lives and ask them to pray for us.

Ash Wednesday is February 14. We will be celebrating Valentine's Day on February 13. If your class is having a party or asking you to bring in a small treat, it must be done on February 13, any treats or cards that are brought to school on Feb. 14 will be held until the following day.
Grandparent Day for PreK and K!

This Friday is our special PreK and K Grandparents Day. Our program will be in the gym. We are looking forward to showing off for the very special members of our family.
Dates to Remember
February 8 - PAWS Mtg
February 9 - PreK and K Grandparents Day
February 9 - Diocesan MS Dance at MQ
February 12 - School Council
February 13 - Celebrate Valentine's Day!
February 14 - Ash Wednesday
February 15 - Parent Information Session (for new parents considering sending their child to MQ)
February 17 - KMEA and Math Counts
February 19 - School in session
February 22 and 23 - Club and Class pictures
February 24 - Father/Daughter Dance

April 20 - Night of Angels
Yearbooks for the 2017-2018 school year on sale now! $25 for a hardcopy, $20 for a soft copy yearbook and for an additional $2.50 you can get your yearbook personalized.
Feb. 21 – end of second trimester
Feb. 26 – report cards available on RenWeb 1-8, PreK and K will be sent home today
Friday, Mar. 2 – awards ceremony following school Mass (no Mass on Wed) 
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Thank you to everyone who has brought in a canned good donation for God's Pantry. Please consider sending in another donation - we still have not yet filled a barrel!
Father Daughter Dance
February 24
Our Father Daughter Dance is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 24. We will start our evening at church with a special Mass celebration then come over to the gym for fun and dancing with our favorite partner! The cost for the evening is $25, this is for one Dad and as many daughters as he has! Registration for the event is open now by clicking on the picture above. Registration at the door will be $30.
Just as a reminder during this flu season please keep your
child(ren) home if they have any of the following:
PAWS
P arents A ctive W ith S chool
PAWS (Parents Active With School)

Our next meeting is Thursday, 2/8 at 7:00 in Media Center, all are invited to join us and become an active member of your child's school.

More PAWS info: visit  PAWS  website & The  PAW Print  Blog (meeting notes are posted)
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