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Footloose Opens This Weekend
Come out this weekend to see the ND Spring Musical, Footloose, on Friday at  8:00 pm  and  Saturday at  2:00 pm and 8:00 pm  at the Edgerton Center for the Performing Arts at Sacred Heart University. T ickets can be purchased at the door The b ox office will be open two hours prior to each performance. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for senior citizens and $7 for students and children.


This Week at ND
Bishop Caggiano Confirms ND Students
We had a beautiful school Mass with Bishop Caggiano on Wednesday with the Confirmation of seven of our students during the Mass:  Alexandra Ayala, Leila Celisie, Victoria Gomez, Madison Siegler, Isadora Siguenza, Kevin Splan, John Wojnarowski.

Campus Ministry Out in the Community 
Campus Ministry sponsored a fun service activity with Assumption Preschoolers  on Tuesday .  ND students acted as a big brother or sister to the Pre-K4 class at the Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport.  Students looked at the animals, enjoyed a private educational class with live animals, went on the carousel, and ate lunch and popsicles together. Participants included Michaela Augustztin, Alexandra Ayala, Sydney Beaton, Tyler Benevides, Dakota Chavez, Annie Gaudreau, Chris Isaac, Michelle Jimenez, Kevin Kelly, Grace Kuntz, Ethan Lashley, Tim Linkasamy, Riley Marko, Aryanna Ogando, Emily Pontes, Ruth Salazar, Annie Scovill, Madison Siegler, Isabella Strazza, Jared Sullivan, and Jacquille Wilson.  Thank you to Mrs. Kathy Stefanatos for helping to chaperone.

Parents - What You Need to Know
Share Your Life to Change Another...Host an International Student
Impact the life of a teenager and learn another culture by  hosting an international student attending a local school.  Host families receive a monthly payment of $1,000.00.  For more information, contact your Greenheart Local Coordinator:
Nirva Demosthene at (203) 243-7206 or  nirvademosthene@yahoo.com. Click here for more information.
Dismissal on Friday, May 25
Dismissal on Friday, May 25 will be at 11:34 am. Any underclassmen attending Prom that evening must be in school for the entire school day.
Shop Now and SAVE with your Official Online Sideline Store
Students, athletes, parents, alumni, and fans can now purchase their favorite school custom Nike, Under Armor logo'd apparel products at a great price.  This is a great way to  celebrate the month of May  with graduations and the end of the school year coming up quickly.  It is as easy as 1, 2, and 3:  Pick your product, pick your color, add your favorite logo, and it ships directly to your front door.  Don't forget you can customize many apparel items with your name, number, or year to celebrate your athlete's journey. The ND  Sideline Store operates 24/7 and is supported by an expert customer service team.  Click   here to order.  Enter Promo Code MAY18 NOW through May 26 and save 15% off orders of $75.00 or more!
Student Update
New England Student Leadership Conference 
CAS-CIAC is proud to continue partnership with athletic directors and principals in the northeast for the New England Student Leadership Conference. We will be sending a delegation of Connecticut student leaders from athletics, clubs, theater, student council and more to the Conference at Worcester State University in July. This 4-day intensive conference is a great opportunity to develop and hone leadership skills, to think about goals and applications for these skills in the up-coming year and to have fun.

The application process for the conference being held July 17th -20th is now open.  Please see the links below to access important information for applying, planning and attending this great event:
When a student submits the online registration, a permission form will be automatically emailed to the parent/guardian of the student. This form must be signed and sent to your state association office along with a registration check for $325 made payable to your state association.
Attention Seniors
Reminder to all seniors. Please be sure to fill out the senior form that indicates where you will be attending college next year and also fill out the information on Naviance if you have received any scholarships, financial aid assistance, etc.

Scholarships
Seniors are reminded to check Naviance and see the scholarships that are available. 

Click here for a current list of available scholarships.
Club Information
  • Love Life - The last Love Life meeting of the year will take place on Thursday, May 24th in Miss Medoff's office at 2:05.

For a full list of activity dates and times, click here
Advancement/Alumni Office Update
Notre Dame's 2nd Annual Bacon and Brew Fest - Get your Early Bird discounted tickets through May 20th
This year's Bacon and Brew Fest will take place on  Saturday, June 9th ( 12-4pm).  Join us for a day of beer tasting, food trucks, live music, vendors, games, and FUN!  For more information click here . The Bacon and Brew Committee is looking for volunteers as well as tents, coolers, etc. Click here to sign up.

Craft and Commercial Vendors wanted!  
If you have a business and would like to take part in the ND Bacon and Brew Fest, please fill out this form and return to  tmarzik@notredame.org.

The Bacon and Brew Fest Committee is looking for parents, alumni, and friends to help us post lawn signs and posters around the area.  If you can help, please contact Theresa Marzik at  tmarzik@notredame.org.  

Notre Dame's 18th Annual Lancer Open in Memory of Bob Shea
All golfers - please join us on  Monday, June 25 at the beautiful Great River Golf Club in Milford for the 18th Annual Lancer Open in Memory of Bob Shea.  For more information, to register, sponsor or make a raffle donation please contact Theresa Marzik at  tmarzik@notredame.org,  click  here  or see attached brochure


For more information about  ND's Bacon and Brew Fest and the Lancer Open, please contact Theresa Marzik at  tmarzik@notredame.org  or 203-372-6521 ext. 242.
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Ongoing Reminders 
Athletics Update
Fall Sports Sign Ups
All students interested in playing a fall sport are asked to sign up in Mr. Bleggi's office (room 201) beginning on  Monday, May 21.  Fall sports include football, boys' soccer, girls' soccer, boys' and girls' cross country, and girls' volleyball.  Please sign up in Mr. Bleggi's office (Room 201).  Sign ups will end on  Monday, June 4th.
Spring Athletic Awards Banquet
The Notre Dame Athletic Department and the N.D. Athletic Association  will be holding the  Spring Athletic Awards Banquet on  Monday, June 4 at  6:30 p.m. at  Vazzano's Four Seasons. The cost to attend is  $18 for adults,  $12 for non-ND students, $8 for N.D. student-athletes.  Team MVPs will be announced,  All League award recipients and All Academic team recipients honored and All State winners recognized.  Dress is business casual. Please RSVP to Mr. Bleggi by  Tuesday, May 29th. Click here for RSVP form.
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