December 4, 2022 Edition

Hammerhead Shark Sighting

On November 19th, students from SJS Needham competed in the Fall '22 Boston Debate Tournament -- against over 50 participants from 8 different schools. Congratulations:

Jack Cancellieri - Pundit Debate Semi-Finalist, after a perfect performance in Quarters with a unanimous decision from all three judges!

Paul Gearan - Earned impressive 9/10 speaker scores in his third and fourth rounds of Pundit Debate!

Liam Sutherland - Pundit Debate Semi-Finalist, Cold Reading Quarter-Finalist!

Thank you Rose Institute Team for all your hard work with the SJS Needham students for many years.

Gingerbread House Decorating Party

Registration closes tomorrow!

Decorate a gingerbread house at Saint Joe's! Join the PSA on Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 12:15pm (10:45am seating is sold out) in the Elementary School Cafeteria (note: location change). Advanced registration is required. Space is limited to 75 houses per seating and spaces will be reserved in the order of registration. Please find more info and sign-up following the link below. 

Gingerbread Decorating Party

Chess Club

Grades 5-8, are you interested in Chess? Join Chess Club with Mrs. Kavjian, all levels of experience welcome! Registration closes tomorrow.

More Info

Speech and Debate

Speech and Debate are back for 2-more sessions!

Who: Students grades 4-8

When: Wednesdays, 2:45-4:00 pm; meets weekly, 1/11/23 - 3/15/23 (winter term), 3/25 through 5/31 (spring term). 

Where: In person, on campus!

Tuition: $325 per term, $575 for both!

More Info & Sign-Up

SJS Living Nativity

The Grades 6-8 students of SJS Needham would like to invite everyone to the annual Living Nativity on December 16, 2022, at 1:30 pm in the Upper Church. This beloved tradition goes back over 25 years. This year, we are delighted to include our entire school community in the audience and are thrilled that the Grade 6 and 7 choir will be returning. The performance is the final event of the calendar year at SJS Needham and a beautiful reminder for us all of the true reason we celebrate Christmas.

Designer Bag Bingo - Ladies Night Out

Save the date!

Thursday, January 19, 2023.

Ladies grab your friends and join us for an evening of Fun Bingo and a chance to win a Designer Bag! This will be a fun-filled event and a great night to get together with friends. Tickets are $30 and will be on sale after the Christmas break.

Christmas Collection

We are continuing the wonderful tradition of the annual Saint Joseph School Christmas Collection.  The Christmas Collection allows families to contribute toward a larger monetary gift for all members of the Saint Joseph School faculty and staff.  If you would like to participate, please click below for more info. 

Christmas Collection

Meet Santa!

Come meet Santa at the Eaton Sleigh! Bring your camera and take your pictures with Santa. Saturday, December 10th, 2:00-4:00pm, 1351 Highland Ave, Needham (across the street from Saint Joseph Church). View the flyer here.

Sharkbites: This Week's Events

12/05/22 Monday

12/06/22 Tuesday

12/07/22 Wednesday – Student Council Meetings 

12/08/22 Thursday – Immaculate Conception All School Parish Mass, 9am | Prayer & Pickup (4A)

12/09/22 Friday – Early Dismissal Half-Day | Kindergarten Nativity, 10am

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