Dear Parents,

Thank you for a fantastic week! I appreciate all of your support during our Annual Fund Kick Off Week! It was wonderful to see everyone during Brown Bag Lunches. Special thanks to all of the volunteers who donated baked goods and/or gave their time to help with the PLUS Bake Sales.

I also want to thank the Annual Fund Chairs, Nick and Veronica Massiate, the Angelus Society Chairs, Skip and Casey Redd, and all of the Annual Fund Committee for being such wonderful Ambassadors for our school. 

Next week is another busy week with the Golf Tournament on Monday and the Future Family Open House on Friday.

Thank you again for all your support! Have a great weekend!

Dr. Kathleen Cox

Special Note: We will not have to make up our weather day last week. 

Upcoming Dates and Events

Monday, September 30
SMCS Golf Classic at Riverbend Country Club

Tuesday, October 1
Open House Docent Training at 9:15 am in the School Cafeteria
Soccer Home vs. St. Cecilia 4:30pm
PLUS meeting in Activities Building Room 1 at 8:00 am

Thursday, October 3
Soccer Home vs. Regis 4:30pm

Friday, October 4
Future Family Open House at 9:30 am in the School Cafeteria
*Doors open at 9:00am
Blessing of the Pets at 6:30pm on school field

Monday, October 7
Volleyball Home vs. St. Laurence 4:30pm

Tuesday, October 8
Soccer Away vs. St. Vincent de Paul 4:30pm

Wednesday, October 9
Volleyball Away St. Francis de Sales 4:30pm

Thursday, October 10
SMCS Spirit Day at Los Tios Tanglewood

Monday, October 14
Staff Development Day/Student Holiday 

Tuesday, October 15
Soccer Home vs. St. Francis de Sales 4:30pm

Wednesday, October 16
School Pictures 
Volleyball Home vs. St. Thomas More 4:30pm

Thursday, October 17
Art a la Carte K-3rd grade lesson at 2:00pm, 4th grade 2:30-3:15pm,  5th grade 1:45-2:30pm
Soccer Home vs. Corpus Christi 4:30pm
Volleyball Away vs. St. Helen 4:30pm

Tuesday, October 22
4th Grade Field Trip 

Thursday October   24
Friday, November 1
Student Holiday
Parent/Teacher Conference Day

Click here to see the  lunch menus.

We are looking forward to seeing many Tiger parents at our annual Golf Classic this Monday, September 30th at Riverbend Country Club.  

A huge thanks to our Title, Lunch, Hospitality, and Cart Sponsors! We appreciate your support!
Title Sponsor
Weldon Granger grandfather to Dillon & William Doyle, Frannie Blankenship, and Wells, Alex, & Gavin Granger
Lunch Sponsor
Fisher and Cynthia Trigg grandparents to Henry, Frannie, and Fisher Sherman
Hospitality Sponsor 
Cart Sponsor
Wade Upton grandfather to Patrick, Virginia, and Maisy Daily
We are also excited to have a faculty team participating in the event. Good luck to Mr. K, Mr. Granito, Ms. Parrish, & Coach Grech!  

Service Project

Now through Friday, October 4 (the Feast of St. Francis) , our PK, Kindergarten, and First Grade are sponsoring a service project to collect items for Special Pals to help abandoned animals.  We invite all families to contribute.

Please click here  for a list of needed items.

Please click here  for more information on Special Pals.

Special Pals is a no-kill, nonprofit, Houston area animal shelter that relies on donations. Their mission is to make a measurable and sustainable difference in the pet population by offering affordable pet care services, rescue and rehabilitation, finding forever homes, and providing responsible pet ownership education.  

Pope Francis has established September 1 as an annual World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. Pope Francis wishes to remind us that we are called to be protectors of God's handiwork and this includes the care for God's creatures, great and small.  

St. Francis of Assisi also had a devotion to God that was expressed through his love for all of God's creation. St. Francis cared for the poor and sick, he preached sermons to animals, and praised all creatures as brothers and sisters under God. 

Thank you to Lexie Boudreaux and Molly Evans for planning our Sunday Funday at the Astros game. 150 SMCS students and parents cheered on the 'Stros as they clinched the AL West title.

Thank you to Ivonne Marquez and Mariana Ravell for doing an amazing job with our Bake Sales this week! Thank you to all of our volunteers that helped with the Bake Sale, Spirit Sale and Chick-fil-a. Thank you to Christina Knust for organizing our Chick-fil-a meals!

Future Family Open House
Sign up to help with the Open House on Friday, October 4 at 8:45 am. There will be a training for all docents on Tuesday, October 1 at 9:15 am in the Cafeteria.
PLUS Meeting
Join us at the next PLUS Meeting on 
Tuesday, October 1 at 8:00 am in Activities Building Room 1.


Yearbooks are on sale for $50. Student Ads are also available for purchase. Click here to purchase.  
*8th grade students will receive a yearbook provided by the school. 

We want your pictures for the yearbook!
Send images from your smartphone

1. Search for Balfour Image Share in your app marketplace 
2. Download the app, create your account 
3. Our school's yearbook project #:020175 Upload code: 69645 

Pictures can also be emailed to

Thank you! All pictures are considered, but not all can be used.
Blessing of the Pets will be held October 4th at 6:30pm on the school field.

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