Parent Newsletter: 6/10/2019
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK
History Department Heads to Europe
Just a gate-side pizza party, courtesy of Delta, to make the flight delay a little easier. Aggies arrival in Europe has been confirmed!   #GoAggies
Spanish Department Serving and Learning in Costa Rica
Day 5, Costa Rica Highlights:   Pineapple tour, La Fortuna waterfall, coffee tour. All Aggies accounted for and having fun!πŸβ˜€οΈβ˜•πŸŒπŸ˜Ž

Day 6: Learning about the history and traditions of ox carts at a traditional farm; making tortillas; night walk featuring scorpions, sloths, tarantulas, and a bunch of native birds!   #GoAggies
UPCOMING EVENTS
Used Uniform Sale & Tech Giveaway - Monday, June 17
Save the date for the annual Used Uniform Sale! Join us next Monday, June 17 in the UAC Commons from 7:00-8:00 PM. Cash or check only, please. In preparation for this annual event, please consider donating gently used uniform items for students at all levels. Shoes and belts that are in good condition will also be accepted. Please contact Mrs. Kathy Kilduff in the Main Office with questions.

Need tech hardware? The Saint Agnes IT Department is giving away desktop computers, monitors, mice, keyboards, speakers, and more! Be sure to stop by for your tech needs! Please contact Mr. Chris Vance with specific inquiries regarding the tech giveaway.
Register Today and Support Aggie Athletics: Aggie Open Golf Scramble -
Monday, July 22
Compete at Como Golf Course and return to Saint Agnes to enjoy a catered dinner and cash bar in the air-conditioned Ubel Activity Center. $125 for golf and dinner. $40 for dinner only. Not a golfer but wish to support our athletic department or share your company name? Sponsorships available as well, starting at $200. To register or for sponsorship information, visit birdeasepro.com/aggieopen . Please contact Mike Streitz with questions at 651-925-8705.
2019 College Boot Camp - August 5-8
Register today for our annual College Application Boot Camp, a four-day, intensive workshop to jump-start the college application process, ensuring that students are on-track as they begin their senior year. 
When: August 5-8, 2019
Where: Saint Agnes School & Local Colleges
Who: Incoming Seniors – Class of 2020!
What: At Boot Camp, students will complete at least one full college application, write and revise application essays, complete an activity resume, discuss college majors and careers, attend group workshops, meet with a guidance counselor for individual conferences (as needed), visit at least one college campus, talk with college admissions representatives.
Cost: $90
Registration: Registration forms here or students may pick one up in the Guidance Office.
Questions: Contact Mrs. Rachel Kemp
ATHLETICS
Rasmussen '19 Runs in State 800M
Congrats to Ray Rasmussen for breaking the 2:00 barrier and just missing his personal record in 800M at the State Track and Field Championship on Saturday! What a great place to celebrate an incredible running career. Ray met the automatic qualifying standard for State when he placed 3rd in the 800M finals of the Section 4A Track and Field meet on June 1st. We are proud of this Aggie and wish him well running for St. Thomas next year!   #Aggie Strong #GoAggies
8th Grade Baseball Takes 2nd in CAA Playoffs
S/O to the 8th grade baseball team for their 2nd place finish last week in the CAA playoffs with Coach Thompson x 2. Good things keep happening for the Aggies - way to go boys! βšΎοΈπŸ₯ˆ   #GoAggies
PARENTS
Alumni/Parent Discount for 2019 Summer Series: Limited Registrations Available
Aggie Alumni and Parents, sign up for Summer Series offerings at a reduced rate! Take a theology class with Mr. Blonigen, learn about St. Francis de Sales from Dr. Ferdinandt, paint and sip with Ms. Soriano, and more! Full course and camp descriptions are available on  our website . Adult classes begin June 12:  Register online today!
PT Kitchen Employment Opportunity
The Saint Agnes School Kitchen is looking for a few part-time employees to help prepare and serve food to the students. Job responsibilities include food preparation, food service, dishwashing, and basic kitchen maintenance. Most likely 1-2 days per week during the school calendar year (August-May), hours would be from 8:00 AM - 2:45 PM. Kelly is flexible and can work with personal schedules.

Please see the  job description  for more information. The kitchen is a great place to meet the students, meet volunteers, and have the same schedule as your kids! Please  contact Kelly DiPietro  with any questions.
PHOTO GALLERY LINKS
Lifetouch Graduation Photos Available for Purchase
Portraits of our 2019 Commencement Exercises  are uploaded and ready for viewing at the Lifetouch website. Families will receive a mailing with instructions on how to view their graduate's portraits. If you have any questions, please call 1-800-505-9496, and Lifetouch will be happy to assist you.
7-12 Spring Concert Photos Available for Download
View and download photos of the 7-12 Spring Concert taken by Mr. Richard Graner:
QUICK LINKS FROM PAST WEEKS
Graduating Seniors and Alumni : Your theater talent is requested for β€œ Catholic Young Adults: The Musical, ” being performed at Saint Agnes in November! To sign up for auditions or learn more, go to www.cyamusical.com
K-8 Families: Apply for Aim Higher tuition-assistance scholarships through summer application . Please contact the Admissions Office with questions at 651-925-8803.
Summer Student Pass for $29: Any current 9-12th grade student can get unlimited rides on buses and trains up to a $3.25 fare every day of the week from June 1 through September 3. Visit metrotransit.org/summer-pass or view the flyer for more details.
Please submit Box Tops for Education to the school or parish office by the end of June!
Please bring cafeteria accounts to current by the end of the school year.
Allow families the chance to send their children to the school that is the best fit for them! Learn more about how to talk to our legislators about supporting school choice.
Coupons available for preschool, kindergarten, and new student uniforms. Shop through June 30 for 10-20% off everything at Donald's Uniform Store.
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