School Newsletter
December 3, 2020
Calendar Events
Friday, December 4
No School

Tuesday, December 8
MOPS 6 p.m.

Wednesday, December 9
Postponed: School Picture Retakes 8-10 a.m.

Thursday & Friday, December 10 & 11
Holly Jolly Christmas Store

Friday, December 11
Dress Up Day: Christmas Pajamas & Slippers

Thursday, December 17
Children's Christmas Service Online Premiere

Friday, December 18
Dress Up Day: Wacky Christmas Wear (Hats, ugly sweaters, etc.)
Classroom Christmas Parties (Y5-8) 10 a.m.
Early Dismissal 11:30 a.m.

December 19-January 3
No School - Christmas Break
School Picture Retakes - Postponed
Lifetouch has postponed our school picture retake day that was supposed to take place on Wednesday, December 9. They plan to reschedule in January 2021. Stay tuned for the official date.
Special Christmas Dress Days
Students and teachers are welcome to celebrate and participate in the following special dress days:
Date varies in each classroom - Dress Up Clothes (No jeans or casual t-shirts) for Christmas Service Recording Day. Each teacher will let you know your child's particular day for recording their portion of the Christmas Service.
• Friday, December 11 - Christmas/Winter Pajamas
• Friday, December 18 - Wacky Christmas Everything! (Hats, ugly sweaters, socks, etc.)
Get Your Orders In!
Pillows $15 each
Elves with personalized names $5 each
Order forms are going home with students today! Check out these awesome sequin St. Paul pillows and elves just in time for CHRISTmas! Order yours today as supplies are limited. 100% of proceeds will go toward St. Paul PTO supporting the staff and needs at St. Paul. If you have "custom" wants/needs please let us know so that we can help you make your CHRISTmas giving special.
Holly Jolly Christmas Store - Donations Needed
Donations can be dropped off in the box at church or the bins at school. Donations accepted until December 6.
Students should bring money to shop for gifts on Thursday, December 10 & Friday, December 11.
Children's Christmas Service
This year's children's Christmas service (originally scheduled for Wednesday, December 16) will look a bit different. Instead of having an in-person large gathering, St. Paul plans to premiere a video recording of the service to be released online.
Special Upcoming Church Services
Sunday, December 6
1:30 p.m. Special "Mask Only" Service with Communion

Wednesday, December 9
3:15 & 6:30 p.m. Advent Midweek Services

Sunday, December 13
1:30 p.m. Special "Mask Only" Service with Communion

Wednesday, December 16
3:15 & 6:30 p.m. Advent Midweek Services

Sunday, December 20
1:30 p.m. Special "Mask Only" Service with Communion

Thursday, December 24
1:30 p.m. Special "Mask Only" Service with Communion
3:15 p.m. Celebration & Praise with Communion
6:30 p.m. Traditional Christmas Eve with Communion
11 p.m. Christmas Vespers

Friday, December 25
9 a.m. Christmas Day Worship with Communion

Thursday, December 31
6:30 p.m. New Year's Eve with Communion
Thank You for Supporting the Dent Family
Thank you for showing love and support for Andrea Dent and her family during her hospitalization and recovery. So far, the Dent Go Fund Me page has received $3,375 in donations to help cover medical expenses. Andrea resumed teaching on November 30th and her students were overjoyed to have her back. Please continue to pray for God’s favor regarding Andrea’s health and healing.
Christmas Is Coming! Buy Scrip Gift Cards!
Get started on your Christmas shopping and participate in our Scrip fundraiser by purchasing gift cards from us! Please contact the school office to see what cards are in stock and to arrange payment (cash or check) and pick up. Deadline for special requests (e.g. large quantities) is Friday, December 11 to ensure orders arrive before Christmas.
Wreath Fundraiser - What a Success!
Thank you for supporting the fresh wreath fundraiser! $1,300 was raised for the school technology fund. We appreciate your support and hope that you have a very Merry Christmas! - Kristen Glasser and Ray & Debbie Garcia
Shutterfly Fundraiser
Attention Shutterfly shoppers! If you use this link http://stpaulbaycity.shutterflystorefront.com/ to place your orders, 8% of all sales will be donated to St. Paul. Ordering customized Christmas cards or gifts? What a great way to earn money for the school!
December Hot Lunch Menu
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