SAVE THE DATE!
This year we will be launching a day of online giving on December 17th! More information to follow!
Register for the 2019-2020 School Year
Re-Registration began October 10th. Information and forms were sent home in the communication envelopes, and they can also be found at this link
The following discounts will be offered to our current families only:
Enroll by February 1
(End of CSW): $75.00 per child
Enroll after February 1
: $100.00 per child
Registration Fees must be paid in order to officially register for the 2019-2020 school year.
***Our priority remains to our current families, and to reward your dedication to St. Jerome Regional School, we are happy to offer you a discounted enrollment fee again this year. We will be operating on a first come, first serve basis and
we strongly encourage our current families to take advantage of the early enrollment period, as we expect waitlists for several grades next year.
Thank you to all the families who registered already! We currently have
A Message from the Home and School Association
Thank you for all of your generous donations, creative baskets, home-made tasty treats and all of your support at our Basket Bonanza! It was a huge success because of all of our help! We raised over $18,000.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions regarding HSA.
Also, please return any unsold 50/50 tickets that you may have. We have had an enormous request for more tickets.
HSA Board: Karissa Montgomery, Karen Weicker, Amanda Ogozalek and Megan DeAngelo
Home and School Fall/Early Winter Event Schedule 2018
(All Dates are subject to change)
December 7- 5
grade Christmas Dance (6-8p.m.) must purchase
tickets in advance
December 10 & 11- Santa's Shop
December 14- Winter Spirit Wear pickup
Blue Mountain Candle pickup (1-3 P.M.)
December 19- 50/50 Drawing
Gift Certificates and Scrip Certificates
These are great ways to help with tuition costs. If you have any questions please call the office. Many people are saving hundreds of dollars in tuition by purchasing certificates. Certificates are sold from the school office daily during school hours and scrip orders are taken on Tuesdays. Gift cards make great Christmas presents! Last order before the holiday is December 11th.
This year we will again sell tuition chances to help you win money toward your tuition bill. The chances are $1 each, and paper slips are in the family envelope. If you want to purchase the chance, fill out the slip and enclose money in an envelope marked tuition chance. This is not a fundraiser. All money collected will be awarded to the winning student’s tuition account. If your tuition is fully paid, credit will be applied to next year’s bill.
The winner for
Kory Gilbert 7th Grade
. The amount of tuition credit is
Thank you to all who took chances. Slips are enclosed for next month’s drawing which will be on
SJRS is registered with AmazonSmile. Amazon shoppers can now designate SJRS as their organization under Amazon smile and eligible purchases entitle SJRS to a percentage of all purchases.
The SJRS charity link is:
. This link takes you to
and are automatically asked if they want to support St Jerome Regional School. The link is also located on our school website. The direct link to the resources page is http://www.sjrschool.com/resources.html
Protecting God's Children and Mandated Reporter Trainings
12/3/18: School Advent Wreath Lighting
12/12/18- Preschool 4s Christmas Program. 9:15am in the gym. (12/17/18, snow day)
12/17/18: PK 3s Christmas Movie & PJs Day
12/14/18: Mass & Christmas party with 5th grade prayer partners
12/17/18: PK4 Christmas Movie & PJs Day
12/18/18: 3s Christmas Program Day with Parents
12/20/18: 3s Class Christmas Party
12/21/18: 4s Class Christmas Party, 11:30am dismissal for all students
Please check the December calendar for important dates.
The 1st Trimester ends, November 27th. Report Cards will be sent home on December 5th.
The SJRS Christmas Program entitled "The Promise of Light" will be held on December 19th at 9:30am in our gymnasium We invite you to join us as we celebrate the miracle of Christmas. All students in grades K-8 will participate in the program.
Santa’s Secret Shop
Students in grades PreK, K, 1 and 2 can shop on Monday, December 10th.
Students in grades PreK, 3, 4, 5,6, 7 and 8 can shop on Tuesday, December 11th.
Information was sent home with more details. Students should have money in an
envelope. Please indicate how much they can spend for each family member. Parents who would like to volunteer at the Santa's Secret Shop, please email HSA prior to December 10th.
In order to volunteer, you must have all of your clearances on file in the office.
Due to Santa’s Secret Shop, students will be permitted to wear Christmas Clothing or Red/Green dress down clothing on both days.
PSP will also be at school for pictures with Santa on December 11th from 9:30AM-11:30AM.
Picture re-take day is also on December 11th. Students who are having their pictures taken are permitted to dress down. Picture retakes are 8:45AM-9:30AM
December 21st at 12:00pm – There will be no lunch on this day
– December 22nd- January 1st. School reopens January 2nd.
November/December Missions –
Our mission project for the months of November & December will be two-fold and support our local community.
Students in grades Kindergarten through 4 are asked to bring in items for the “Birth Rite “Tree sponsored by the St. Vincent DePaul Society.
Items needed include: Newborn to 4T clothing for girls and boys, crib sheets, sleepers, blankets, onsies, disposable diapers, diaper bags, socks/booties, baby towels and wash cloths, baby wipes, shampoo & soap, pacifiers, bibs and bottles.
Items will be accepted until December 14 then given to the Schuylkill County Birth Rite for distribution to clients throughout the year.
Students in Grades 5-8 will once again participate in the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Program.
New, unwrapped toys will be accepted until December 7.
May God bless you for your generosity during this Christmas Season.
We will also have a dress down day for all students on December 6th. A $1.00 donation or more is appreciated to help an SJRS family in need.
The faculty, staff and administration ask for your continued prayers, support, cooperation and dedication to Catholic education. If you have any questions or concerns, you can call the school office at 570-668-2757. We will be happy to help you! Thank you for being part of the SJRS Family! Thank you for all the sacrifices you make to send your child to this school! In order to save time and money, we will continue to use email to communicate with you. If you have an email address, please check it and look for our messages. If you are not receiving our e-newsletters, please send a note to the office to be added to the email list.
God bless you and your families,
Mrs. Amy M. Hannis-Miskar, Principal