From the Principal's Desk

Dear Parents,

Thank you for a wonderful week! Thank you to everyone who came to the book fair. Special thanks to Dr. Bliss and all of the PLUS volunteers for all of their time and hard work to make the book fair a success!

The next two weeks are very busy with activities. Please read through the calendar section carefully. We do not have to make up the day we missed last week. Our last day of school is still on Friday, May 31st.

If you have any questions, please let us know or reach out to your child's teacher.

Have a relaxing weekend!


Dr. Kathleen Cox

Upcoming Dates and Events
May 2019

Sunday, May 19
First Communion for 2nd Grade 
(Gonzales' class at 9 am & Marich's class at 1pm)

Sunday, May 19-Wednesday May 22
8th Grade Class Trip

Wednesday, May 22
Parent Mass: 2nd Grade celebrates their First Communion with the School Community  (Reception following Mass for 2nd grade students and their parents.)
6th & 7th Grade Exams
Cyber Safety Talk by Crime Stoppers-10:15 am in the Lecture Hall & 7 pm in the School Cafeteria
PLUS 8th Grade Mom Farewell Luncheon at 11:30 am in the PLCA

Thursday, May 23
6th & 7th Grade Exams
5th Grade turns in their Chrome Books
8th Grade Graduation at 6:30 pm in the Church

Friday, May 24
6th & 7th Grade Exams
6th & 7th Grade turn in their Chrome Books

Monday, May 27
Memorial Day Holiday

Tuesday, May 28
School Day

Wednesday, May 29
No School Mass (Dress Uniform not required)

Thursday, May 30
End of Year Award Ceremonies in the School Gym*
8:00 am PK4-1st Grade
8:30 am 2nd-4th Grade
9:00 am 5th-7th Grade
(Parents will receive an email from the teacher if their student is receiving an award at the awards ceremony.)

Friday, May 31
Last Day of School
Mass  at 8:15 am / Dress Uniform Required
After mass, students will return to the classrooms for a treat provided by PLUS. Yearbooks will also be distributed. After the treat, students may leave with their parents. The remaining students will be kept until early dismissal for the summer at 11 a.m. There will be no Kidventure.
Dismissal at 11/11:15 am (No Kidventure)

Second dismissal cars may not begin lining up until at least 3:10 pm. Arriving before this time blocks the entrance to the school and creates traffic congestion on Sage. All parents who arrive before 3:10 pm will be asked to exit the campus and line up on Sage. Traffic and security officers will be monitoring this. Thank you for cooperation with this rule. 
The 8th Grade Moms Luncheon is a long-standing tradition at St. Michael Catholic School. The luncheon is set for Wednesday, May 22nd at 11:30 am and is hosted by P.L.U.S.. We are looking forward to celebrating our wonderful eighth grade mothers.  A big thank you to our librarian, Dr. Bliss, and our Spring Book Fair chairs, Katrina Lueckenhoff and Sarah Sprengnether, for another successful book fair!!

Our New Family Coffee took place on Monday, May 13th. Our chairs, Rachel Regan, April Salazar, and Laura Filippone, planned a very welcoming event for our new families. If you were assigned to be a sponsor family please remember to reach out to your new family throughout the summer as questions are sure to arise.   Our New Family Chairs will be in contact periodically and will ask you to forward on important information.
P.L.U.S. Reminders:
  • If you were a committee chair please remember to turn in your binder to Colleen Lewis or Lisa Marre before Memorial Day Weekend. This will allow us time to prep them for next year's chairs. Binders can be left in the workroom.
  • The deadline to turn in receipt(s) for reimbursement is Tuesday, May 21st.   Please reach out to Colleen Lewis directly if you have questions or concerns.
  • Head Room Parents of PK-5th grade please let our 2019-2020 P.L.U.S. Chair, Lisa Marre, know the Back-to-School Party date and plan for your grade prior to Memorial Day Weekend so we can have the information communicated to the school.

Cyber Safety Presentation
Presented by Crime Stoppers
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
10:15 a.m. in the Lecture Hall and 
7 p.m. in the School Cafeteria
(Same information presented at each time.)

With our children online more than ever, please join us for this special presentation. 
  • Learn about current cyber trends;
  • Get information on new apps and games;
  • Review safety settings and restrictions; and
  • Hear about the laws as they relate to cyber safety.
 (Reservations are not required.)

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