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February 10, 2021
School Calendar
February
10 Papa John's Dining Fundraiser Night
11 Q3 Midterm cutoff
11 St. Valentine Parties
12 E-Learning (planned for teacher Professional Development)
13 CYO Music Contest
15 No School - President's Day
17 Ash Wednesday
25 Geography Bee 1:30pm

Student 8 a.m. Mass Schedule: (students leave the classroom at 7:50am)
Mondays: Grades 1, 4, 6
Wednesdays: Grades 2, 5 (KFD1 & 2 will join at some point later in the year)
Fridays: Grades 3, 7, 8


Papa John’s Spirit Day is Tonight!
Order Papa John’s TODAY to support our school! Papa John’s will donate up to 25% of our total sales amount over $1,201!

When placing your order online or over the phone, please provide our school’s promo code ISNN01. If you are ordering in person, please show the flyer when checking out. Thank you for your continued support in our dining fundraisers!


E-Learning Day Friday:
February 12
This is a planned E-Learning day that has been on the calendar so our teachers are able to attend some Professional Development.

Please refer to page 22 of the Family Policy Guide for Planned E-Learning Day Guidelines:
  • Work will be posted to Google Classroom by 3:30pm the day before.
  • Teachers will not have specified office hours as they will be in & out of structured Professional Development throughout the day.
  • Please be patient waiting on teacher
COVID-19 Updates:
We are very blessed to continue with 0 new positive school cases.

You are always welcome to check our school numbers on the Indiana Covid-19 Dashboard and Map. Click on the school tab. OLMC School updates our numbers each week.


Other important COVID-19 resources may be found on the Indiana Department of Health website.
KIDS HEART CHALLENGE!
All students in grades K-5th will be participating in the KIDS HEART CHALLENGE during their physical education class the week of February 8-12. This is a wonderful way for the kids to learn about their heart and how to keep it healthy by MOVING MORE, CHOOSING WATER, AVOIDING TOBACCO, AND BEING KIND!

It is optional for kids to raise funds to help kids - and all people- with special hearts.

Mrs. King & Mrs. Gardner are excited to share this program with your children!
Library Birthday Book Club
Happy Birthday to the newest members of the Birthday Book Club: Morgan Banich, Noah Dailey, Theodore Eggiman, Daniel Faltaous, Ella Frazer, Felicity Hein, Liam Hughs, Bryson Michaud, Jameson Michaud, Gabriel Shrift, and Claire Sinders. Thank you for your donation to our library! Your names have been placed inside of a new book for everyone to read and you will be receiving a bookmark and pencil during library special this week. Plus you're up on our Library Book Club wall!

For those with a February birthday, your invitations to join are being sent home this week. Thank you.
Out of Uniform Day for Blood Donor Families:
February 23 - Tuesday
Thank you to the parents & family members that donated blood this past weekend at the Knights of Columbus Parish Blood Drive. Your generous donation of time and blood will have a huge impact on the person and/or family that will benefit from your generosity.  

Students that have a family member that donated blood earned an "Out of Uniform Day" on Tuesday, February 23. 

Please refer to the family policy guide, page 32, for the Special Out Of Uniform Guidelines. Athletic pants may be worn. Please no yoga pants, leggings or jeggings. All clothing should be clean, loose fitting and free of holes, rips/tears or frayed edges.

Parent Meeting:
You are invited to a Zoom webinar. 
When: Feb 25, 2021 06:30 PM Indiana (East) 
Topic: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School 2021

Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Do you have a question or topic that you would like to be covered during this webinar? Click here to submit
Geography Bee!
February 25
The school Geography Bee will be held on Thursday, February 25. We are working on a plan to either live-stream or record and post a link for parents to view.

Each Social Studies class held a classroom geography bee recently. The winners of the classroom bees will compete in the school bee.


The winners of the classroom bees are as follows:
5A - Nathan Cabacungan.
5B - Jack Burton
5C - Jack Tiplick
6A - Aramis Zawadzki
6B - Oliver Morse
6C - Katie Wendt
8th: Elias Niccum
8th: Charlie Miller
8th: Christian Sosa
7th: Nolan Werth
7th: Danny Hall
7th: Adam Jurewicz
Our preferred school code: 900134263
OLMC Spring Sports Registration is Now Open
We can't wait for spring sports in 2021 and hope you will join us by registering for the following sports by Thursday, 2/25.

  • CYO Soccer (Grades 4-8)
  • CYO Track and Field (Grades 4-8)
  • CYO Kickball (Grades 3-8, if enough players register to form a team)
  • In House Soccer (PreK-3rd)
  • In House Baseball (PreK-4th)
  • Lacrosse by March 1st
  • Boys 10U (3rd/4th) and 12U (5th/6th)
  • Girls 10U (3rd/4th), 12U (5th/6th) and 14U (7th/8th)

Find registration information at www.olmc1.org/registration
Register at www.orgsonline.com

For questions or to volunteer to coach: email Tina Fletcher at olmcsports@olmc1.org 
Destination Jesus- an evening of prayer will be held here at OLMC on February 13th
High school teens can register at http://bit.ly/DestinationJesus
Lenten Fish Dinner
(Drive Thru Only)
February 19March 12, and March 26
Behind OLMC School Parish Hall

Fried Fish, Baked Fish, Cheese Pizza
Coleslaw, Applesauce, Desserts

Adults 13 and older $11 / Children 6-12 $7 / 5 and under free

Credit Cards accepted
GUERIN CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL NEWS
ADMISSIONS NEWS
PERSONAL TOUR-BY-APPOINTMENT
Interested in seeing Guerin Catholic during the school day? Contact our Admissions team at admissions@guerincatholic.org and schedule a tour time convenient for you and your student.

APPLY NOW FOR THE 2021-22 SCHOOL YEAR
Applications are still being accepted for the 2021-22 school year. Apply at GuerinCatholic.org.

ATHLETICS
WINTER STRENGTH & SPEED CLINIC FOR GRADES 5-8
See attached PDF or visit GuerinCatholic.org for more info and to register
Boys & Girls Strength & Speed Clinic
Grades 5-8 
Monday, February 22, 7-8 pm
Monday, March 1, 7-8 pm
Monday, March 8, 7-8 pm
Monday, March 15, 7-8 pm
Cost: $15 per session or $50 for all 4
Coach Jaime Waymouth, Certified Strength and Conditioning Head Coach, will lead athletes in preparation for any sport and physical endurance.  This camp will work on speed development and agility.  Along with speed and agility, each training session will help to improve an athlete in areas of strength, acceleration and flexibility.  Athletes will assess progress through weekly video, laser time drills.  A final revaluation of progress will be given at the end of camp.