May God Bless our Students
Please join us in praying for our 83 second grade students who will be receiving their First Eucharist on
Saturday, April 27
10:00 a.m. (2H & Prep)
1:00 p.m. (2J & 2L)
Monday, April 29, 6:30 p.m.
In the PAC
Come enjoy the amazing musical talents of our Supernova Choir, Band, and Resonare Hand Bell Choir
Current Bus Families
Bus Fees Due Monday,
If your children currently ride the bus, you should have received an email on Tuesday, April 9 with complete instructions on registering to ride the bus for the 2019-20 school year. If your family currently does NOT have bus service, your window to register will be after Monday, April 29. Current bus riders do receive priority.
Friday, May 4
Enjoy your Oaks Day Holiday!
Volunteers are needed in the Cafeteria to help serve food on the line through the end of the school year.
The greatest need is on Monday & Wednesdays. The shift is 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Please contact Gail Shackleford at
Thank you for the generous donations
in support of the AHS-SHA Pink & White Powder Puff Game tonight.
was raised for the Davey Albright Scholarship Fund at Trinity High School. SMM is such a wonderfully generous
2019-20 School Supplies
Pre-Packaged Orders -
Due Thursday, May 23
We are pleased to release the School Supplies List for the 2019-20 school year.
Click here to access
the 4-page document that includes all lists and the pre-packaged supplies order form.
Orders are due on Thursday, May 23.
2018-19 Book Fees
Friday, May 17- Friday, May 31
Please be on the lookout for an email that Book Fees are coming due for the 2019-20 school year. The window to pay for Book Fees will be May 17 - May 31. The base fee per child will be $550. Incoming 6th, 7th, 8th graders will have an additional $110 Chromebook fee. The JK book fee is $275.
Have Box Tops?
We are still collecting! If you would like to get Box Tops off your hands before summer break, please count and send them in marked baggies OR print a collection sheet.
Big changes are coming to Box Tops for the 2019-20 school year, and earning money for SMM will be even easier, so be on the lookout!
2019-20 School Year
Deadline for Interest Forms
Thursday, May 23
Deadline to express your interest is the last day of school on Thursday, May 23.
for more information.
Franciscan Kitchen Volunteers
On Tuesday, April 30 the following students will accompany parent driver Karolina Donlin
Audrey Freeman, and Marie Warms.
Please join us
in sympathy . . .
Seth Jennings (8C), Scott Jennings (5F) and Sean Jennings (4R) on their family on the passing of their paternal great aunt.
Please join us in
prayer for . . .
Patrick McSweeney, SMM Alum.
, mom of Nolan Dearing (2L).
(former SMM bus driver.)
Friday, May 3
No School - Derby Eve Holiday
Wednesday, May 15
8th Grade Graduation
Friday, May 17 - Friday, May 31
Book Fees Due for 2018-19 school year
Wednesday, May 22
Field Day (tentative) - Rain date is Tuesday, May 21
Thursday, May 23
Last Day of School
Report cards go home with all students.
Friday, May 24
Parent-Teacher-Student Conferences - If Needed/Requested
SMM's Caps on Day
Wednesday, May 1
Any student making a monetary donation may wear a baseball cap to school on Wednesday, May 1.
All donations will go to the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation via Jack Pilbean (SMM Class of 2018). Jack's sister is 6th grader Annie Pilbean.
As a 4th grader at SMM, Jack was diagnosed at the age of 10 with ulcerative colitis. Since that time he and his Take Steps walk team (JP's Porcelain Punishers) has raised over $20,000 for the CCF.
Checks may be made payable to Crohn's & Colitis Foundation.
Two Shows left! Don't miss it!
SMM Jr. High
Tonight! Friday, April 26 - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 28 - 2:00 p.m
The homerooms in grades
JK - 6
the highest percentage of students attend the musical
at least once, will earn a pizza and dessert party!
for details on how to
We Need Your Old Shoes!
to Monday, April 29!
The 4th grade will be collecting used shoes for our annual WaterStep collection. WaterStep is an organization that sells used shoes to an exporter to help fund safe water projects all over the world.
All types of shoes (free of mold/mildew) will be accepted. Athletic shoes are preferred, but any shoes or boots are welcome.
Please tie the shoes together and bring them to school. Thank you for your help for this great cause!
Mrs. Amy Burch has been working hard getting each student's artwork organized and prepared for the SMM Art Fair.
Each student chooses one work of art from their portfolio to be entered in the contest. An outside judge is brought in to judge the pieces, and 1st - 3rd, as well as honorable mention
ribbons, are awarded for each grade level. Students will have the opportunity to visit the Art Fair during the school day.
The Art Fair is open for viewing for parents/visitors on:
Tuesday, May 7
Afternoon carpool until 3:15 p.m.
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 8
Afternoon carpool until 3:15 p.m.
7th Grade DUKE Tip
Participants and Recognition
Congratulations to our 7th grade students who participated in the Duke University Talent Identification Program this winter. We had 34 students take the ACT or SAT college entrance exam.
8 students have been recognized for receiving scores at the State Recognition Level.
To view a comprehensive list of all students who participated and received recognition, please
Field Day Fun
Wednesday, May 22
Our 7th grade students and PE teacher have a great day of fun and frolicking planned for Field Day.
Activities include face painting, inflatables, a visit with the University of Louisville soccer team and many other games!
Parents may click here
JK and K teachers will be reaching out to their students' parents for specific volunteer opportunities.
This year, t-shirts are being donated by Kristen George of
George Orthodontics. Students are dressed in shirt colors according to grade level to help keep everyone organized.
2018-19 School Yearbook
- Yearbooks are $33.00 this school year.
- If you order two books, each yearbook is $31.00
- If you order three or more, each yearbook is $30
St. Margaret Mary
Friday, May 17, 2019
Long Run Golf Complex
11:30 Lunch Served 12:30 Shotgun Start
Limited to 20 teams so please sign up immediately. Cost is only $100.00 per player; $400.00 per foursome. Includes lunch, dinner, cart and drink tickets. Great beer prices (please remember no outside coolers or beverages allowed.)
Prizes for 1st-3rd place.
Please make check payable to St. Margaret Mary Athletic Ministry (SMMAM)
Volunteers also needed!
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursdays
June 11 - July 18
Students entering K - 8th grade
to access the detailed information.
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Complete information can be
Ages: 4 years old - current 5th graders
Volunteers are needed!
Archdiocesan Victim Assistance Ministry
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
Did you know that outreach to victims of sexual abuse is one of the ministries in the Archdiocese? Martine Siegel, the archdiocesan Victim Assistance Coordinator in the Family Ministries Office, provides victims with assistance towards healing. If now or at any time in the past someone representing the Church has sexually abused you, please contact the police and Ms. Siegel at 502/636-1044 or