Week of April 28th
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St. Norbert HASA
6 Greenlawn Road
Paoli, Pennsylvania 19301
 
This Week at SNS

Congratulations to Mrs. Frack and Mr. Banks for a wonderful spring concert on Thursday evening. Special thanks to Nancy Smolinski, our accompanist, Mrs. Hennessy, the SNS faculty and staff, Mr. Bob and Mr. John for building the stage, and all the parents who helped to host the ice cream social afterwards. It was a terrific night for SNS! 
Click HERE and HERE for concert photos.

During the concert the Marguerite d'Youville award was presented to Kendra Walsh and Shannon Duzy for their generous service to our school over the years.

Special blessings to all of our second grade students who will be receiving their First Holy Communion this spring and Mrs. Scelzo, their teacher, who has been preparing them to receive this sacrament throughout the year.  
  
St. Norbert Parish Community Dance 
Come dance with us!!!  St. Norbert Parish is sponsoring a fun community event on Saturday, May 6th from 7 to 9 PM.  Put on your dancing shoes and move to music from yesterday and today!
Click HERE for flyer. 
 
 Archdiocesan May Procession 
Come honor the Mother of Jesus!
This year especially honor Our Blessed Mother as we observe the 100th anniversary of her apparition of Fatima.  Please join us at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul on Sunday, May 7th at 2:00 PM.  
Click HERE for an informative flyer. 

SNS Student Compete in Penn Relays
The following SNS students participated in the Penn Relays at Franklin Field on Tuesday evening.
Anna Bagley
James Bommentre
Lorenzo Caria
Caitlin Files
Charlotte Fritz
David Fritz
Liam Fritz
Mary Gabriele
Kate Martin
Quinn O'Brien
Ethan Strohmetz
Joshua Watson
Luke Watson

Altogether 40 athletes from  St. Monica and St. Norbert parishes  competed in the Relays against all parish teams in the Philadelphia Archdiocese. Each race had 4x100 Relays teamsAll teams performed well and had a great time!
Click HERE for photo.

Alice in Wonderland Ads 
Want to send your best wishes to the cast and crew of our Spring play, Alice in Wonderland, Jr.?  Please consider buying an ad in our play program.
Click HERE for order form. 
  
Name Our Team Contest 
Our CYO Football program has some exciting news! 
For the past several years SNS has been partnered with Saint Patricks for our football program. However, next year we will be with both St. Patrick and St. Katherine Parishes in order to make our program more competitive.

We are having a contest to come up with a name for the new team. We are hoping the kids in all three schools will enter their choices for a chance to win a $50 Wawa gift card

Click HERE for details on the contest. 


Don't Forget        
Just a reminder...
Friday 04/28/17 = Bulldogs at the Park
                                 Mother-Son Baseball Game
                                 at the Reading Phillies
Wednesday 05/03/17 = Golf Outing at White Manor
                                           Country Club
Friday 05/05/17 = Grades 5-8 Spring Retreat at
                                 Daylesford Abbey
Sunday 05/07/17 = Deadline for ordering
                                   Summer Solutions 
Wednesday 05/10/17 = Reading Olympics 6:00 PM
                                           at Phoenixville High School 
Friday 05/19/17 = Mass and May Procession
                                              8:45 AM
                                          = Spring Play  7:00 PM
                                             "Alice in Wonderland, Jr."
Saturday 05/20/17
= Spring Play  7:00 PM 
                                  "Alice in Wonderland, Jr."
Monday 05/22/17 = Grades 7 & 8 Trip to
                                     Washington DC
Tuesday 05/23/17 = First Grade Field Trip to
                                    Strasburg Railroad
Tuesday 05/24/17 = 8th Grade Assessment Begins
Thursday 05/25/17 = Solemnity of the
                                      Ascension of the Lord
                                      SCHOOL IN SESSION
                                  = Mass 9:15 AM
                                  = Last Day of Pre-K
                                     Celebration 10:00 AM
                                  = 1st - 7th Grade Assessments Begin
Friday 05/26/17 = School Holiday
                                  NO CLASSES
Monday 05/29/17 = Memorial Day
                                     NO CLASSES
Tuesday 05/30/17 = Snow Day Holiday
                                     NO CLASSES                                          

Wednesday 05/31/17 = Last Day of Kindergarten
                                            Graduation 10:00 AM in Church
                                        = Penance Service 1:30 PM  
                                        = Assessments Continue 
Friday 06/02/17 = 1st Friday Mass & Yearbook Blessing
                                 9:00 - 10:00 in Church
                              =  Last Day for Hot Lunch
                              = Last Day for CARES
Monday 06/05/17 = Field Day
                                  = Grades 1 - 8 Report
                                  = No Hot Lunch - Chick-Fil-A Day
Tuesday 06/06/17 = Grades 1 - 8 Report
                                  = No Hot Lunch - Students should
                                      bring a lunch
                                  = Parade of Graduates
                                     10:30 AM in 2nd Floor Hall
                                  = 8th Grade Dismissal 11:30 AM
Wednesday 06/07/17 = Grades 1 - 4 Report
                                           11:30 AM Dismissal
                                        = 8thGrade Graduation
                                           7:00 - 8:30 PM in Church
                                        = 8th Grade Reception
                                           8:30 - 9:30 PM in Dining Hall 
Thursday 06/08/17 = Grades 5 - 7 Report
                                       11:30 AM Dismissal   
Friday 06/09/17 = Third Trimester Ends
                              = Grades 1 - 7 Report
                              = Prayer Service & Awards
                                  8:45 - 10:00 AM in Church
                               = Report Cards Distributed
                               = 10:15 AM Dismissal
                                  NO BUS TRANSPORTATION
                                  PROVIDED AT DISMISSAL. 
                                  Parents Pick-up ONLY.   
Please refer to the school calendar for more details.

Monday 08/28/2017
= First day of school for
                                       the 2017 - 2018 School Year


Chick-Fil-A 
Chick-Fil-A orders are due on May 2nd.  No late orders will be accepted.
Click HERE for order form.

Date Night 
On Friday, April 28th, from 6:30 - 10:00 PM, St. Norbert Youth Group will be hosting an evening of fun for school children of all ages so their parents can have a date night, without the hassle of looking for a sitter.  Reliable high school volunteers and adults will lead activities, do crafts and play outside with the children so parents can relax and enjoy their evening.  Proceeds will go directly to the Mission Trip scholarships of the high school volunteers.  Contact Clare Kane at
ckane@stnorbert.org or 610-644-1670 ext. 127.  
Click HERE for an informative flyer. 

Summer Solutions 
It's time to order your Summer Solutions books to help your child maintain their skills and knowledge over the summer. Sunday May 7th is the deadline for ordering these helpful materials.
Click HERE for more information.
 
 
Reading Olympics
Reading Olympics is coming up on May 10th at 6:00 PM at Phoenixville High School.  Good Luck to The Reading Madness (AKA 4th grade) and the Bulldog Bookworms (AKA 5th grade)

Book Fair 
Save the date!!!  Tuesday, May 23rd is our Summer Reading edition at the Barnes and Noble Book Fair!

Piano Recitals 
Friday, May 12th the SNS student Piano Recitals will take place at SS. Philip and James in Exton at 5:30 PM, 6:30 PM and 7:30 PM.  Please contact Nancy Smolinski at 484-467-5000 if you have any questions.

Register Now for Saint Norbert Community  
Summer Camp!
Bring your friends, family, and neighbors to our
St. Norbert Community Summer Camp.  This camp is open to children from PK-8th Grade. Campers will be engaged in language arts, crafts, science, art, games and cooking activities based on the theme of that week's session.
Click HERE for registration forms. 

Uniform Exchange 
Our Uniform Exchange is filled to overflowing!
Please visit our Uniform Exchange and  help yourself to shirts and shorts.  The Exchange is open before and after school and at lunch.
Please Note:  This is the last year for the old school
                          logo on the vest/sweaters/sweatpants/
                          shirts and maroon polo shirts 
 
Yearbook
It's not too late!  You can still order the St. Norbert
2016 - 2017 Yearbook.   Please complete the order form and attach a check for $40 made out to St. Norbert School.    Order yours today!
Click HERE for order form.
Click HERE to watch our newest video commercial.  
Fundraising Events
Christian Bling! 
Consider shopping with us as we raise funds for St. Norbert School from March 10th to June 10th.  Use code 4STNORBS at checkout and 20% of every purchase will be donated back to our school.
Click HERE for more information.

Traveling to the shore or a ball game...
don't forget to pack the Wawa Shorti Coupons!

 As we come to the end of another school year and schedules get crazy, don't forget to purchase a 10 pack of WAWA Shorti Coupons! Having these coupons on hand for trips to the shore, or ball game
s or anywhere your family and friends may take you, will make feeding the hungry crowd a whole lot easier while you support the   8th Grade Class  at the same time.  Coupons can be purchased individually for $4 or purchase coupons in groups of 10 for $38 and save more money!  The 8th Grade Class appreciates all of your support over the 2016-2017 school year.
Click HERE for WAWA coupon order form.  
Did You Know...?
Pre-K
 PreK made hot air balloons during our 'How things Move' theme.
Click HERE for photo. 

Kindergarten    
Kindergarten visited the Milky Way Farm this week and got to see a calf that was only 20 minutes old.
Click HERE for photo.