St. Catherine of Siena ECEC news & updates

Volume 8 Issue 1

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School will begin before you know it! We are so excited and have been busy preparing for another wonderful year filled with new experiences. We know that many are just as eager as we are for the new year so we hope that this newsletter is filled with helpful information.

Below you will find details on room assignments, supply lists, teacher bio's, Extended Day and other FAQ's. There will be an additional newsletter closer to the start of school which will have specific procedures that will help you navigate the beginning of the year.

Family Orientation Via Zoom

Wednesday August 17th

 Time: Aug 17, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

Zoom Link Click here

Meeting ID: 852 3859 1078

Passcode: 053688

Meeting ID: 852 3859 1078

Passcode: 053688

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Supply drop off times /Meet the Teacher! 

     Students welcome!

Aug 17th Last names A-K 2PM-4 PM

Aug 18th Last names L-R 2PM-4 PM

Aug 19th Last names S-Z 2PM-4 PM

Supply lists can be found below in the class list section

Student Orientation

Our student orientation days will allow the children time to ease into school by gathering in smaller groups. Please note that we may have to shift some students depending on enrollment and how the alphabetical breakdown works for each classroom.  Final orientation day assignments will be determined the second week of August.  All students will be invited to attend a 2 hour morning session AND also an additional orientation day based on their particular enrollment of full or half day.

First orientation session for all students- 8 AM- 11 AM

Aug. 22nd  Last names A-K     Aug 23rd  Last names L-R       Aug 24th  Last names S-Z

Second  orientation Full or half day session based on your child's normal enrollment times-for all students- 8 AM- 11 AM or 8 AM -3 PM 

Aug 25th last names A-M              Aug 26th last names N-Z                         

*Students only at orientations. No extended day services available this week.

First Week of School

Monday August 29th First Week of school-Students resume their normal schedules 

Extended Day services are available.  There is no need to reserve a spot for extended day services.

School Year 2022-2023 Calendar

Teacher Updates

Ms. Bree has accepted a position in Dundee Michigan which is closer to her home.  We wish you well!

Ms. Kristyn will be a building sub this year!

Ms. Sykes will be our AM Extended day teacher

Ms. Cristen is unable to be with us this year but we hope to see her around!

Extended Day and FAQ's

Extended Day hours will begin Monday August 29th. 6 AM-7:45 AM and 3 PM-6 PM. More information about this program will be in the next newsletter.

JFS/PFCC- If you have a case or wish to apply for publicly funded childcare benefits, please be aware that cases must be open and care must be transferred by the first orientation day at the latest. If the case is not transferred you will be billed the private pay rate until a case is in place. Questions? contact Ms. Huber

ODE Grants for 4 year old Ohio children- We still have some grant slots. Contact 419-478-9900 for application procedure

Parish Active Parishioner Scholarships-YOU must apply for these each year and are responsible for following up with the school office on the status of your application.

Tuition- is a set amount for the year broken up into 10 monthly payments. Payments are due on the first Friday of each month unless autopayments are set up in advance. The first payment is due 8/5/22

Procedures/Rules/Policies- Be on the lookout for the next newsletter which will review important information.

Summer shopping- Please do not buy fancy clothes. Play clothes which may get dirty are perfect for exploring and learning! Our only dress code requirement is closed-toed shoes for protection of little feet.

Lunch Program- You may pack lunch for your full day student or you may utilize our hot lunch program. Lunch will be $2.90  this year with an opportunity to apply for free and reduced prices.  Order forms will be linked in the next newsletter and also available on Parent Orientation Night!    Free and Reduced price application can be HERE


Classroom Information


PK1 Ms. Karissa Ferrell and Miss. Sarah Mohr

Supply List

Student List

Bella B

Sadi B

Rylee D

Mathilda I

Sophie M

Cameron C

Sage D

Lincoln D

Mason S

Mila M

Richard V

Elliott S

Jason P

Luna P

Ezra T

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PK2 Mrs. Jill Ledergerber and Mrs. Melinda Amborski

Supply List

Student List

Karoline C

Elise C

Hudson F

Gigi G

Keely L

Myla O

Gabriel S

Alyvia S

Caleb S

Titan S

Meredith S

Marianna S

Malaysia W

Makenna W

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PK3 Mrs. Lexie Ferkel and Miss. Caitlyn Amborski

Supply List

Student List

Jerzey B

Noella B

Andrea F

Geriel G

Mareon H

Owen L

Ayla P

Dominic P

Luca P

Liam S

Kyla S

Adalyn S

Mariah W

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PK4 Mrs. Katie Orwig and Miss. Miranda Middlebrooks

Supply List

Student List

Karson B-G

Sutton B

Arlo D

Marisol G

Carson M

Myles M

Makenna O

Aaliyah P

Kaylin P

Luna S

Charli S

Violet S

Mariah W

Liam W

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PS/PK6 Mrs. Becky Boros and Miss Michaela Shordt

Supply List

Student List

Blake B

Kinsley B

Diontya C

Stassi C

Dean E

Greyson H

Bry'Leigh H


Romain H

Alani I

Marlon J

Kiran M

Lena N

Harleigh P

Auggie P

Graesie R

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PS 1 Mrs. Ashley Leach and Mrs. Danielle Harder

Supply List

Student List

Kelty B

Aiden C

Kennedy F

Eden G

William G

Eliyana H

Henry L

Jayce M

Kinsley M

Jameson O

Adeline R-S

Carsyn S

Jaxon S

Sophia S

Olivia S

Josiah W

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