September 24, 2021
DROP OFF AND PICK UP - A few reminders related to drop off and pick up.
- Children can be dropped off at 7:30 AM or later. The school day officially begins at 8:00 AM.
- Our school day ends at 2:50-2:55 PM.
- Please drive slowly and with caution through the school parking lot.
- If you are picking up and dropping off, please come to the school parking lot and school entrance. Please leave the area by our mailbox for the bus.
BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH DAY - We are asking all students and staff to bring their own lunches to school on Friday, October 1st. Milk will be available for anyone interested. There will be a funeral for a member of our JI family on this day in our building. We pray for the repose of the soul of Bill Osborne, and we pray for this family and loved ones especially the Born family.
HEALTH UPDATE - We had a couple more children test positive for strep this week. Please keep your children home if they are not feeling well. Please watch for symptoms and take them in for testing if necessary.
SCHOOL PICTURE DAY - Picture day is Wednesday, September 29th. Here is the link from Strawbridge. In this week's Friday Folders we are sending home paper copies. You can go online or use these paper copies.
PARENTS' NIGHT - The evening of Thursday, September 30th we are inviting all parents of children in K-6 to come to school for a visit. There will be a short informational meeting in the social hall for all parents, and then you can head to the classrooms to hear from the classroom teachers. Sorry there is no childcare available for this evening. We understand this is a busy time with a variety of activities going on, please contact the school office and your child's classroom teacher if you are unable to attend.
Thursday, September 30, 2021
6:30-6:55 PM Parent Informational Meeting in the Social Hall
7-7:20 PM Classroom Session #1
7:25-7:55 PM Classroom Session #2
JIPAC Members will be in the school entrance to answer questions after classroom sessions.
MARATHON and MARATHON MONDAYS - Marathon Updates will be emailed each Wednesday. These emails include details and links related to the marathon. Here is the schedule for Marathon day. We hope you are able to attend part or all of the activities.
Sunday, October 3, 2021
John Ireland School/Church of St. Peter
10:00 AM Mass in the church
11:15 AM meet outside the church for some directions and prayer
11:30ish Bike or Walk on Designed Route
Approximately 12-12:15 PM - Lunch either outside or in the social hall
12:45-1:45 Holy Hour and Adoration with the Handmaid Sisters
1:45 Ultimate Frisbee with Father Craig and Handmaids
Have a wonderful last weekend in September!