The SNS Community Staying Connected
HAPPY NATIONAL NURSES DAY to Mrs. Esposito and Mrs. Nunn! They have guided and cared for our school community this year with incredible compassion, professionalism, and grace. Three cheers for Mrs. Esposito and Mrs. Nunn!  
Thursday, 5/13
Ascension Thursday mass, 9:00 AM 
Friday, 5/14
Student Council Bake Sale

LOOKING AHEAD…

Wednesday, 5/19
Crazy 8 Dress Down Day
Friday, 5/28
School Holiday
Monday, 5/31
School Holiday
Tuesday, 6/1
School Holiday

CRAZY 8 DRESS DOWN DAY
The students are invited to accessorize their play clothes on Wednesday, 5/19 with 8 crazy items including shoes, socks, ties, jewelry, glasses, hair accessories, and hats. The crazier, the better!!
FIELD DAY VOLUNTEERS
Volunteers are needed to help with Field Day on Monday, 6/7. Two volunteers are needed for each game station. Volunteers are also needed to keep stations stocked with water, provide “first aid,” organize lunch, etc. Please contact Mrs. Keith at bkeith@stnorbert.org if you are interested in volunteering.  
Don’t forget the UNIFORM EXCHANGE for replacement or extra uniform pieces. It is open Monday through Thursday, 7:45 AM to 8:15 AM and 2:45 PM to 3:15 PM.  
FACTS APPLICATIONS
FACTS tuition assistance applications are now being accepted for the 2021-22 school year. FACTS Tuition Application
Please contact Mrs. Link at clink@stnorbert.org or Mrs. Hennessy at mkhennessy@stnorbert.org if you have questions or need assistance with the application process.
WAWA SHORTI HOAGIE COUPONS are perfect to use for lunches and dinners on the go. Save yourself a little time while supporting the 8th grade.
SUMMER CAREER ACADEMIES
The Technical College High School Summer Career Academies and Culinary Camp will be providing full-day, weekly, hands-on programs for rising 6th to 9th graders using state of the art technology this summer. 
ST. JOSEPH PREP BOY’S LACROSSE CAMP
St. Joe's Prep will be running a two-day lacrosse camp at the Proving Grounds on 7/12 and 7/13, 9:00 AM to 12 NOON. The emphasis will be face-off instruction with All-American Zach Cole, goalie instruction, and shooting. The cost of the camp is $100.00 for both days. Refer to this form for more information and to register.
ST. NORBERT COMMUNITY SUMMER CAMP
Get ready for fun in the sun! The St. Norbert Community Camp will be back for 4 weeks of fun and adventures this summer. The camp will be open to all children from 4 years old to 5th grade. From scavenger hunts and tie-dye shirts to water games and making milkshakes, you never know what will happen next. Refer to this form for more information and to register for summer camp.
MYERS COOKING FOR A CAUSE SUMMER CAMP
Join Mrs. Myers for a 1-week half-day summer baking camp. Students will learn various baking techniques to create delectable treats from scratch. All cooking materials will be provided and students will take home a sample of their treats daily along with a recipe. COVID precautions will be in place and masks will be required by all participants.

The baking camp is open to all students in Kindergarten to 5th grade. Students must be at least 5 years old and use bathroom facilities independently. A snack and drink along with recess time will be provided each day. Payment is due by the week prior to the beginning of camp. No refunds will be provided due to sick days or vacation. A portion of the camp fee with go to a charity in need. 

Limited space is available so reserve your spot now!
KEEP YOUR CHILD’S BRAIN STRONG THIS SUMMER 
Summer Solutions is the perfect way to reinforce the skills and concepts your child learned during the year. Summer Solutions only takes a few minutes a day, but the activities strengthen retention by having students systematically review skills learned over previous years using distributed practice. 
 
Use promo code SUMMER3 before April 30, 2021 to receive 10% off orders of 3 or more booksBooks will be shipped directly to your home. When ordering, order the grade your child will complete in June. 
St. Norbert Parish will be offering VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL camp from Monday, 6/21 to Friday, 6/25 from 8:45 AM to 12:00 NOON (Mon-Thurs) and 8:45 AM to 1:30 PM (Friday, includes closing Mass and party) 

The "A Wilderness Adventure through the Sacraments" Vacation Bible School camp will take campers on an exciting 5-day adventure learning about the seven sacraments. Gear up for a hike through the wilderness to explore amazing things about Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation, Reconciliation, Anointing of the Sick, Marriage and Holy Orders. This adventure-themed VBS is packed with great music, unforgettable games, cool crafts, and interactive lessons that will motivate kids ages 4 to 11 years old to take a journey of faith with Jesus!

The plan right now is for the VBS camp to be in-person–following all guidelines for social distancing and mask wearing. We will utilize the outdoors for our adventure week as much as possible, depending on the weather. 

St. Norbert CaFFE will be running the VBS camp. It is for children ages 4 to 11 years old (Children 12 years and older can serve as helpers). The cost is $50 per child. Space is limited, so please register at your earliest convenience! 

Attention Parents...If you volunteer at VBS for the FULL week, your children can attend for 1/2 price. Please contact Mark Griswold, CaFFE Director, at mgriswold@parish.stnorbert.org if you are interested in helping. Please note: all volunteers must have Safe Environment training/clearances BEFORE the camp week.
Luke Liney 
High School: Archbishop Carroll High School
Favorite SNS memory: Nap time 
Looking forward to in high school: Only four years instead of nine
Favorite Quote: I’d like to thank Google, Wikipedia, and copy and paste. 
Whom I look up to the most: Rick Astley, you know why.
Charlie Linquata 
High School: St. Joseph’s Preparatory School
Favorite SNS memory: 8th Grade 100 Day Celebration
Looking forward to in high school: Sports      
Favorite Quote: “It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get back up.” – Vince Lombardi           
Whom I look up to the most: My dad because he is a good role model.
Sean Martin
High School: Malvern Preparatory School
Favorite SNS memory: The CCDs breaking the bird and the beanbag in 4th grade
Looking forward to in high school: Meeting new people and taking interesting courses
Favorite Quote: “Life is just a big bowl of fancy assorted cashews.” – Patrick Star
Whom I look up to the most: My parents because they work hard.
Sean McDougall
High School: St. Joseph’s Preparatory School
Favorite SNS memory: 8th Grade 100 Day Celebration
Looking forward to in high school: Seeing new people 
Favorite Quote: “Stay woke.”
Whom I look up to the most: I look up to Stephen Curry, because I’ve been watching him ever since I was young.
Jacob Nowoswiat
High School: Malvern Preparatory School
Favorite SNS memory: Cherry Crest Farm
Looking forward to in high school: Meeting new people
Favorite Quote: “Remember, TOMORROW is promised to no ONE.” – Walter Payton
Whom I look up to the most: My dad. He taught me everything I need to know and is a great role model.
CONGRATULATIONS to the following students whose projects were selected to compete at the National NHD competition in June…

Alex R.: 1st place in Individual Documentaries
Danny L., Luke L., and Luke W.: 3rd place in Group Documentaries
Gabriella H.: 2nd place in Individual Performance
Maddie F. and Emily K.: 2nd place in Group Performance