Sandusky Central Catholic School      8/25/16
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AUGUST 26
8:00AM All School
Mass at St. Mary's Church
 
AUGUST 27
Cross Country "Run to Fun" 8:30 am Mills Creek Golf Course
 
AUGUST 29
Kindergarten Phase in Day
 
AUGUST 30
Kindergarten Phase in Day
 
AUGUST 31
1st Day of Preschool & 1st Full Day of Kindergarten

AUGUST 31
Guest Speaker Tory Smith
 
SEPTEMBER 7
Fall Picture Day
 
SEPTEMBER 9
TLC Car Wash

SEPTEMBER 10
Victory Day, Kalahari Field in Huron 2:00-3:30pm
 
SEPTEMBER 11
Kick-It at Zierolf Field

SEPTEMBER 11
Homecoming Powder Puff game at Zierolf Field

SEPTEMBER 13
2 hour delay
 
SEPTEMBER 16
Homecoming Parade and Football Game

SEPTEMBER 17
 MIle for Mary 11:00am

SEPTEMBER 20
 Freshmen Retreat

SEPTEMBER 19-22
 6th grade Camp Storer 

SEPTEMBER 22
 Ipad/High School Parent tech meeting

SEPTEMBER 23
 Jeans Day for Kick It.  Grades K-5 are free, 6-12 are $1 with Kick It shirt, $2 with spirit shirt.

SEPTEMBER 29
 Muffins for Moms, 3 year olds, CUBS and grades K-5

SEPTEMBER 30
Muffins for Moms, Mrs. Mohr's 4 year old class

 

 

WELCOME BACK PANTHERS!
 
SANDUSKY CENTRAL CATHOLIC SCHOOL NEWS


PANTHER THANK YOU!
We would like to thank Mr. Buddy Kramer for donating his time and carpentry talent this summer for several projects at SCCS.  Thank you Mr. Kramer!

PANTHER SPORTS YARD SIGNS
Show your support for your favorite Panther Athlete, Cheerleader or Marching Band Member with a Panther yard sign.  Signs are $20 and may be customized for students in elementary through high school.   Please click on the link for an order form, and return to the main office. Go Panthers!  

SACRAMENT REGISTRATION
Deadline to register for First Communion, First Reconciliation and Confirmation is August 31 for parents with children in 2nd grade and 8th grade. Sacrament registration and preparation is always handled by parishes.  Please visit www.sanduskycatholic.org and select "Religious Education and Sacrament Registration."  Sacrament fees this year are $50 per child. Please contact Mrs. Deb Geason for First Communion and First Reconciliation at 419-625-7500 ext. 1016, and Mrs. Heather Gerber for Confirmation at 419-625-7500 ext. 1011.
 
LUNCH MENUS

"THE LOFT" IN THE KINZEL CENTER
In the balcony of "The Den", located within the Kinzel Center, is "The Loft", a loge style venue available to rent for $75 per event.  The private area features two ceiling monitors for enhanced viewing of event, seating for 12 guests along a counter height bar facing "The Den" floor and amply space for catered food and beverages.   The Panther "Loft" is a one-of-a-kind area for viewing high school events. It's a premium place to watch a sporting event, musical performance or concert.  The Advancement and Development office is now taking reservations for "The Loft" rentals for the 2016-2017 school year. Please contact Ms. Cindy McClung by email or call 419-626-1892 x 314 for additional information, availability and rental contract.  

PARTNER WITH THE PANTHERS
Own a business, know someone who does?  Ask them to join the Panthers through advertising opportunities on the video scoreboards and indoor and outdoor signage.  Any business can get involved with the Panthers for as little as a $150 investment.  Revenue generated through these advertisements supports SCCS with tuition assistance, capital improvements, teacher compensation, and student services.  Contact Ms. Cindy McClung at  cmcclung@sanduskycc.org or 419-626-1892 x 314 for additional information or click here for advertising options.  

VICTORY DAY 2016
Victory Day returns for the third year to Kalahari Field at Huron Memorial Stadium on Saturday, September 10, from 2-3:30pm. The Huron and St. Mary Central Catholic High School varsity football teams, cheerleaders ,and marching bands are co-hosting a special event for children with severe learning and physical disabilities. Participants will be partnered with a Huron High School or St. Mary football player or cheerleader who will serve as their mentor for the day. Each child is provided with a full game day experience and given an opportunity to run or catch a pass for a touchdown.  Please join us for this wonderful event!

CLASSROOM VOLUNTEERS AND CHAPERONES 
Anyone interested in becoming a classroom helper, field trip chaperone, coach or any other volunteer opportunity working directly with students are required to complete the following: 
1. FBI and BCI Records Check. This can be completed at the Sandusky License Bureau. Cost is approximately $61, cash only.
2. Protecting Our Youth Shield the Vulnerable Online Course , the cost for this course is approximately $6.

Copies of the FBI & BCI Records Check and Protecting Our Youth Course certificate of completion must be on file in the SCCS Main Office. 

SAVE THE DATE!
Call CCAB President Kevin Youskievicz for more information at 419.366.4480
 
2016-17 DRESS CODE
 
UNIFORM EXCHANGE
The Uniform Exchange is fully stocked and has a great selection of gently used school uniforms and Panther Gear. Summer hours are
Monday-Thursday, 8:00am - 1:00pm, beginning Monday, August 1st.

GUEST SPEAKER TROY SMITH
Please join us in the Den Balcony on August 31, from 10:22am-10:37am for a presentation from Troy Smith.  Troy is a motivational speaker whose mission is to "inspire the next generation of leaders" and help them "move toward their greatest potential and personal fulfillment."   Please click here for more information.
 
FACTS ENROLLMENT PROCEDURES
If you have chosen to pay your 2016-2017 tuition through FACTS, the following steps are required to set up your account:
 
Once the information is submitted to FACTS, your name and agreement number will appear on the SCCS Pending Agreement List. At that point, the school will enter the tuition amount due and finalize the agreement. An annual Fee of $41.00 will be withdrawn 5 days prior to the first payment. After the agreement is finalized, FACTS will send you an email to confirm the agreement and notify you of the date the $41.00 fee will be deducted from the bank account or charged to the credit card you provided.
 
If you have any questions, you can call FACTS at 1-866-441-4637; SCCS school reference number is 2279.
 
 
PRESCHOOL & ELEMENTARY NEWS
 
 
Kindergarten and 1st grade do not change for gym.  Gym shirts for grades 2 through 8 are $5 and available for purchase from Mrs. Parish at the main entrance.

KINDERGARTEN PHASE IN DAYS

The schedule for Kindergarten Phase In are as follows:
Monday, August 29, 7:40am - 10:30am
   Mrs. Gosser's Class, last name A-M
   Mrs. Smith's Class, last name A-K

Tuesday, August 30, 7:40am - 10:30am
   Mrs. Gosser's Class, last name N-Z
   Mrs. Smith's Class, last name L-Z

All Kindergarten students will begin full day classes on Wednesday, August 31.

PANTHER FLAG FOOTBALL
Panther Flag Football League registration is underway for students in Kindergarten through Grade three. The league will meet on Saturdays in September at Zierolf Field from 9:30-10:45am. The cost is $30 and includes a t-shirt and snacks. Please register by September 3rd. Click here for a registration form.

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL NEWS
 
  
HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULES
Students may request scheduling changes until 
August 31 at 3:00pm. Schedule change forms may be found in the Main Office. Forms may be turned in to the Main Office or the Guidance Office.

ROBOTICS TEAM
Mr. Riedy is looking for students to join SMCC's Falcon BEST Robotics Team. Any student in grades 9-12 interested in building, driving or programming the robot are encouraged to join.

This year's competition involves building a robot for agricultural tasks. The season begins on August 27th with Kick-off day at BGSU and ends with the competition at the Stroh Center on October 8th. Interested students should contact Mr. Riedy for more information.

COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS
The last day to drop BGSU classes without financial penalty is August 26th. 

SUPPORT SCCS
The generosity of alumni, parishioners and friends extends the SCCS student experience far beyond traditional classroom walls. Please continue to keep our students and faculty in your prayers. Also, consider supporting the greatest needs on campus with a gift to the Annual Fund. To make a gift, contact SCCS Advancement & Development Office at 419.627.9422. If you prefer to give online, you can do so by clicking here.