Link to morning announcements
Below is a link to a video of our morning prayers and announcements for Thursday, March 26, 2020. Each day, I'll include the day's announcements in a bulleted list in this message so can skip the video if you wish.
-Our first installment of
begins tomorrow. The idea of this special day is to provide time for our students to follow along with the 9:00 am Mass (see link later in this E-blast), allow students to connect via video conferencing with their peers and teachers, and to get caught up if necessary on work from the week.
-There will be minimal or no new assignments given on Fellowshp Fridays. We hope students will enjoy this chance for social interaction with their classmates and teachers!
-Teachers will be using Zoom or Google Meet to offer their video conferencing. To learn more about how to use Zoom, you can follow this link
. Both tools free for students, do not require a login or account, and are similar for our students to use.
-Students will access the video conferences by clicking a link supplied by their teacher in their daily email. These video conferences will be organized, supervised, and run by our faculty. Parents are, of course, invited to view these sessions with their child.
-Like all new things involving technology, we know we will experience some snags with implementation. We appreciate everyone’s understanding as we get up to speed with these new technology tools!
-While we feel our students will enjoy video conferencing and seeing their teacher and peers, these sessions are
-Likewise, students do not have to share the video feed from their device if they or their parents choose not to.
-Tomorrow from 11:30 – noon, I’ll host a “introduce your pet” live streaming event. I look forward to showing you may dog, Harley, and look forward to meeting your pet. If this conflicts with an online meeting with your class, please skip it. I’ll host more of these events in the future. I will send the link for the meeting in tomorrow's message.
-Below is a youtube video from Bishop Burbidge, who our school community prays for each day.
-The following is a video from Bishop Burbidge specifically for 8
graders preparing for Confirmation.
-You are all in my prayers and I miss you all.