"May your mercy, Lord, be upon us; as we put our hope in you." Psalms 33:22
Faith & Service
Prayer for Students

Lord our God,
in your wisdom and love
you surround us with the mysteries of the universe.
Send your Spirit upon these students
and fill them with your wisdom and blessings.
Grant that they may
devote themselves to their studies
and draw ever closer to you,
the source of all knowledge. We ask this through Christ our Lord.

R/. Amen.
Father Danda Celebrates Mass With The
Raiders From St. Malachy Parish
Junior Class Retreat

The junior class will be attending retreat at Our Lady of Fatima in three groups. Juniors in Mr. Basso's B1 and B2 theology classed will attend on Tuesday, April 27th; Ms. O'Brien's B3 theology class and Mr. Basso's B4 theology class will attend on Thursday, April 29th; and Mr. Basso's R1 and R2 theology classes will attend on Friday, April 30th. Permission slips will be given out in class and can be found on the Junior Class Google Classroom page. Cost to attend retreat is $20, transportation and lunch will be provided; jeans/sweats (no holes) and spirit wear are permitted. Money and permission slips are due by Friday, April 23rd. If you cannot pay the full fee, please contact Ms. Scanameo as financial aid is available - ascanameo@cardinalritter.org
Announcements
Financial Aid Deadline Extended
The deadline to apply for financial aid has been extended to April 30. Please don't delay in applying or you will risk a significantly reduced award. If you have any questions, please contact Mark Robinson at mrobinson@cardinalritter.org . 


School Choice Voucher Application

We are now scheduling voucher application appointments for April and May! Please utilize the following links to schedule your appointment with Carrie Hutt. You will need to bring your 2020 tax return as well as any other income documentation for your household.
The Indiana State Department of Health and Department of Education has mandatory immunizations for every student enrolled in an Indiana school Cardinal Ritter High School must follow these requirements to stay in compliance; even if a physicians’ immunization and dosing schedules show more flexibility.

Immunization requirements for 2021-22 require all high school students to have 2 Hepatitis A vaccines, administered a minimum 6 months apart.
Flower Sale Volunteers Needed - Tuesday, May 4
The spring flowers will be delivered on May 4. Volunteers are needed to unload, sort and prepare orders as well as assist with pick-up and selling extra flowers. Volunteers needed throughout the day from 7AM - 5PM.
Please contact Marie Schelonka at mschelonka@comcast.net to sign up.
Get Your Tickets Now!
Buy your tickets here:

Here is great way to raise money for Cardinal Ritter that doesn't cost you anything extra
When making purchases at Office Depot (either in store or on-line and this includes OfficeMax as well), you can designate that 5% of your purchase price be directed toward merchandise credits for Cardinal Ritter.
Once a school receives $10 in credit within a calendar quarter Cardinal Ritter will be mailed a merchandise certificate to use online or in store!
Cardinal Ritter's ID is 70036459
Amazon Smile

Don't forget to select Cardinal Ritter High School as your charity of choice at smile.amazon.com, and a portion of your purchase will be donated to CRHS!

Cardinal Ritter HS has earned 0ver $925 just by you using Amazon Smiles
for you Amazon purchases and we thank you for your support.
Shopping to Support CRHS
You can support Cardinal Ritter by shopping at Kroger, Amazon, and Office Max along with getting rewards from Box Tops and Coke for our school. Visit our website to find out more details.
Inside The Classroom
Blinding Us With Science
Chemistry One Class - Chemical Reactions
News From The Raider Nation
Congratulations Aaron
Raider Aaron Roberts signs with Purdue to play football for the Boilermakers. Aaron's family was on hand for the signing. The Raider Nation is proud of you.
RAIDERS!

Head to Papa Murphy's Pizza on Wednesdays to get pizza while supporting Raiders Athletics. 25% of your purchase will be donated back to help your teams! Use the code GIVE25 when ordering online. See the flyer for more details.

Process for purchasing tickets at Cardinal Ritter

For more information on how to purchase tickets to Cardinal Ritter sporting event and rules to follow while at these events click the link below.
News from the Guidance Dept.
REGISTRATION FOR NEXT YEAR
IS CONTINUES!

Many of our returning students have already met with their Guidance counselor to set their classes for next year as well as over 160 new students to Cardinal Ritter that have registered.  Access to Online Registration paperwork is available and we need those forms filled out by parents and sent in. Just go to Cardinal Ritter’s website, click on Admissions and then Registration Forms. Forms need to be downloaded, filled out, and then emailed to registration@cardinalritter.org
or brought in to school. Also the registration fee of $150 for returning families or $200 for new families should be paid to the business office. Students are not considered registered for next school year until they have met with a counselor, turned in paperwork, and paid their fee.

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR HELP WITH THIS PROCESS!
UPCOMING ILEARN TESTING

Week of April 19 - ILEARN Biology testing for students taking Biology for the 1st time this year.

Week of April 26 - ILEARN Grade 7 English/Language Arts and Mathematics testing.

Week of May 3 - ILEARN Grade 8 English/Language Arts and Math testing.
UPCOMING AP TESTING

Parents: Below are dates for upcoming AP testing. Testing will be paper and pencil, in-person at Cardinal Ritter. Please reach out to Mrs. Thomas in the guidance office with any questions.

Monday, May 3 8 a.m. US Gov't; 12 p.m. AP Physics
Tuesday, May 4 8 a.m. AP Calculus AB and BC
Thursday, May 6 12 p.m. AP Computer Science A and AP Art History
Friday, May 7 8 a.m. AP Chemistry
Monday, May 10 8 a.m. AP World History
Tuesday, May 11 12 p.m. AP Latin and AP Psychology
Wednesday, May 12 8 a.m. AP English
Monday, May 17 8 a.m. AP Computer Science Principles
Indy Parks is prepping for another great summer! Summer 2021 job positions are posted now at parks.indy.gov. If you know a teen or young adult looking for a summer job, encourage them to apply! We’re hiring lifeguards, day camp counselors, facility attendants, and more! 
Non-Discrimination Policy
All schools operated by schools and parishes under the guidance of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis admit students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. The schools do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
Mission Statement
The West Deanery Unified Catholic Schools are Roman Catholic schools that provide an academically rigorous education for our diverse student population. Students are challenged to grow in Mind, Body, & Soul and to engage in charitable stewardship of their unique talents and abilities.
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