From the Principal's Desk


Dear Parents,

Thank you for all your support! I hope you had a wonderful Valentine's Day!

Thank you to everyone who registered for Steps for Students! We have over 450 people registered this year. It is going to be a fun time tomorrow!

Please do not forget to re-enroll by Wednesday, February 20. More information about re-enrollment is included below.

We are still collecting applications for the school commission. If you are interested in applying, please click here . The deadline to apply is Friday, March 1.

Thank you again for all your support! Have a wonderful long weekend!


Blessings, 


Dr. Kathleen Cox


 

Upcoming Dates


February 2019

Saturday, February 16
Steps for Students

Monday, February 18
Presidents' Day: Student Holiday / 
Professional Development Day

Tuesday, February 19
*FREE Dress for all Students who registered for  STEPS FOR STUDENTS*

Wednesday, February 20
Angel Buddy Mass - Dress Uniform

Thursday, February 21
Congratulations to our Steps for Students Grade Level Winners!
2nd and 6th Grade have extended recess and an ice cream party!
Congratulations to our Steps for Students Class Winners!
Ms. Marich's class and Mr. Radek's class have free dress and a pizza party!
Art a la Carte

Friday, February 22
3rd-5th Grade Science Fair 
Go Texan day! Students may wear western wear to school!

Wednesday, February 27
7th Grade Trip
Angel Buddy Mass - Dress Uniform

Friday, March 1 
Parent Party "Hats off to SMCS"

Tuesday, March 5
Plus Meeting 10 a.m. in Activity Building Room 1

Wednesday March 6
School Mass: Ash Wednesday - Dress Uniform 
Students may sit with their parents

Friday March 8
Field Day - Dismissal at 2/2:15

Monday, March 11 - Friday, March 15
Spring Holiday 



Please click  here for lunch menus
Re-Enrollment Instructions for 2019-2020

 In preparation for the start of 2019-2020, please take time now to complete your child(ren's) re-enrollment for next year.  The deadline is Wednesday, February 20.
 
To complete our online re-enrollment process, you will access our ParentsWeb through your existing login. To access ParentsWeb:

  • Please go to renweb.com. Our district code is stmi-tx.
  • Select Logins from the menu bar and ParentsWeb Login from the drop-down menu.
     
  • Type in your username and password.  If you have forgotten your username or password, please click on the link provided.
     
  • After logging in, click on the Family Information button in the left menu.
     
  • Click on the Enrollment/Re-enrollment button.
  • You will now be given an option to start enrollment packet or to choose will not enroll if you are not planning to return next year. 
  • Our Online Enrollment system will open with a link to the enrollment packet for your child.  The online process should take approximately 15 minutes to complete.  Your information will be saved if you need to quit and come back later.
  • The Instructions and Enrollment Checklist page of the enrollment packet contains supplemental enrollment forms that also must be submitted, if applicable.  
 
Tuition assistance

 
S t. Michael Catholic School offers tuition assistance. Parents must complete the on-line application on the Catholic Schools website:
Applications are processed and reviewed after each application deadline. St. Michael Catholic School families are awarded tuition assistance from the school. Notifications about tuition assistance are sent out by the business office in early April 
and then again in late June.


Important Dates for Tuition Assistance:

Tuition Assistance Timeline for 2019-2020 school year

December 1, 2018 FACTS online application available on website;
February 11, 2019
FACTS deadline

Week of March 18, 2019
Email notifications to parents regarding awards 

July 1, 2019 
2nd FACTS  deadline 

Week of July 29, 2019
Email notifications to parents regarding awards

Please note the following: In order for the application to be considered for either round, all documents requested by FACTS must be submitted PRIOR to the above deadlines.

Coming in May to SMCS!
We are in need of hangers for the Spring Musical. If you have extra hangers, please send them to the school office.

Help wanted with candy making for the play. 
Click here to sign up.
Click here to view some ideas on Pinterest for making candy.

Steps for Students
A huge thank you to our chairs Rachel Brady & Kari Vanek along with Monica Berckley who have worked tirelessly to make this such a fun event for our families. 100% of the proceeds go back to the school. We look forward to seeing so many of you on the course showing our Tiger Pride on Saturday, February 16th!

Art a la Cart
Our next AALC lesson will be Thursday, February 21st for grades K-3rd. If you have not yet been a docent please consider signing up. Our AALC chairs provide a script for you to follow making the teaching component easy and all the children love having their mom or dad lead a lesson!

 


Call for Candidates

If you feel a strong personal commitment to the mission of
St. Michael Catholic School, please think about sharing your talents with us by applying to be part of our School Commission. Three new members will be appointed to replace three who are retiring.

Selection of School Commission members is based on a two-step process. Candidates are first requested to complete an application ( click here). Following review of the applications, the School Commission will select candidates to participate in a discernment interview. 

The application deadline is Friday, March 1. 2019





Parent Party and Auction
Friday, March 1, 2019
Firehouse Saloon
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! 
Click here to purchase tickets.


Many thanks to our Sponsors

The new date for the Tennis Garden Social 
is Friday April 5th


Registration has re-opened! Click here


This Week At SMCS

Richard Weeks, 7th grade SMCS student,  won 3rd place in Y12 Men's Foil and 3rd place in Y14 Men's Foil this weekend in Arlington at a regional fencing tournament.


Happy Valentine's day from Kindergarten





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