Gator Bites Newsletter
October 4, 2017
Our school wide virtue this week is: 
Respect All Life

To RESPECT ALL LIFE is to regard highly, and to hold as sacred, life in all forms from conception to natural death.

I came so that they might have life and have it more abundantly. 
John 10:10
Upcoming Fair Dress Down Days

Tomorrow , October 6

Friday, October 13

Friday, October 20
Wednesday, October 13th
NO 2:30 Dismissal - Due to Middle School Exam Week
9:00 a.m. School Mass - 1st-4th grade
3rd-7th Grade School Wide Confessions: 1:30-3:00

October 14th: Quarter II Begins
October 18th: Quarter I Report Cards Distribution
October 20th: Fair Kick-Off
Program Coordinator Needed
The K4J clubs program is in need of a coordinator in order for the program to begin this year. We would love to be able to offer it for the 2 nd quarter. 

Please contact Michelle Alley or Abigail Reller if you’re interested in helping.
Blue & Gold Shop
Several items purchased through the e-shop must be picked up at the Blue &
Gold Shop with a receipt. These items include: PE uniforms, car magnets,
garden flags, calendars, pencil pouches, and sweatshirts/general hoodies.
The Blue & Gold Shop is open on Monday, Wednesday & Friday 8:00-8:30 AM.
Middle School Concessions at Recess
Concessions available to Middle School during middle school recess EVERY Thursday. Everything is $1.00. All proceeds benefit the SCS Athletics department.
St. Catherine of Siena Night with the New Orleans Pelicans
November 13, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Cafeteria News

The SCS Hot Lunch Program does not allow students to charge the school when money is not available in their lunch account.  

“SCS Asks For You”

$ 1,000 Fair Ticket Raffle
Every family should have received 1 packet of raffle tickets. Each family is responsible for selling $25 worth of raffle tickets. However , if you are able to sell more, we have many more tickets available. Each ticket purchased has 2 chances to win $1,000.There will be a drawing on both Saturday and Sunday nights of the fair. Again, you have two chances to win $1,000.

On the morning of Friday, October 20th, the student who has sold the most raffle tickets will receive either 300 Redemption Tickets or $25 . We must have all tickets returned into the office by Thursday, October 19th to be counted for the ticket contest.
Please return your raffle tickets money along with the ticket stubs in the envelope either through your child classroom or to Mrs. Sharon’s desk, located at the school office, labeled “Fair Tickets”.

If you would like more tickets, please contact me and I will be happy to send more tickets home through your child.

Thank you in advance for your support and generosity. We are looking forward to a successful fair!

Nicole Allen                                                                                                                               504-329-7181                       
Travel to Italy and/or Ireland! Summer 2018!
Mr. Hernandez invites parents with children in grades 7-11 interested in either traveling to Italy in June of 2018 or Ireland in July of 2018 to reach out to him. Family members above the age of 18 are are also invited to tag along. You can receive more information by either emailing Mr. Hernandez at or visiting the New Orleans Youth Travel facebook page he manages that you can find by going to
Confetti Egg Stuffing Parties
It’s Confetti Egg Stuffing time! We have 1400+ dozen empty egg shells ready to stuff for the upcoming Parish Fair! We need your help getting them all stuffed before the Fair. Please join us every Tuesday and Thursday morning in the CYO Room immediately following morning drop off. Stay for a little or stay for a lot! We usually stuff eggs for a couple of hours, so you can join us at any time. No experience necessary! We have highly qualified, experienced confetti egg stuffers who can train you. You too can become an expert Confetti Egg Stuffer!
New Moms – don’t be afraid to join us! It’s a great way to meet other moms and get involved in the preparations for the Fair. If you have infants, bring them with you. Little ones are welcome – as long as they don’t smash the eggs! The CYO Room is located on the second floor of the Incarnate Word building. That’s the building to the right of the school office, in between the office and the Barrett Building. Please check in at the front desk and Ms. Debbie will direct you to the room.
We hope to see you on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Questions?? Contact the Confetti Egg Booth Chairs – Karen Reinhardt and Mary Hawes .