School Newsletter
September 24, 2021
Calendar Events
Saturday, September 25
We host the Soccer Tournament (Grades 6-8)!

Friday, October 1
Pastries & Parents 7:15-8 a.m.

Thursday, October 7
Early Dismissal 11:30 a.m.
Parent-Teacher Conferences 11:45 a.m.-7 p.m.

Friday, October 8
No School
Parent-Teacher Conferences 8 a.m.-noon

Tuesday, October 12
MOPS 6 p.m.

Sunday, October 17
Worship - 1st-4th Grade Choir Sings 8 a.m.

Tuesday, October 19
Picture Day - All Students & Staff 8 a.m.
Extended Care on Thursday, October 7
Do you need Extended Care on Thursday, October 7 after the early dismissal at 11:30 a.m.? If so, you need to sign up using the online form or by contacting the office or Mrs. Kramer. Deadline will be Friday, October 1. We will need at least 7 children signed up in order to provide care. Please plan to bring a sack lunch from home.
Parent-Teacher Conferences
Y5-8th Grade Parent Teacher conferences are on the calendar for Thursday, October 7 from 11:45 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Friday, October 8 from 8 a.m. - noon. Please go to our online sign up and reserve a time with your student's teacher for one of the days. If one of these days/times will not work for you, please contact your student's teacher to make other arrangements if you desire a conference.
Pastries & Parents
PTO invites all school families to stop in the gym on Friday, October 1 from 7:15-8 a.m. to enjoy pastries together before school starts.
Cookbook Fundraiser
PTO is organizing a St. Paul Lutheran Church & School Cookbook fundraiser. Orders & recipes are due Monday, October 4. Packets are going home today or click here for the PDF.
Class for New Members
Anyone interested in becoming a member or simply learning more about Lutheranism is invited to Pastor's Sunday morning Bible study in October.
Valley Lutheran's Fall Information Night
7th and 8th grade families are invited to attend Valley Lutheran's Fall Information Night - a station-based, on-the-move, one-hour, in-person opportunity to experience Valley Lutheran on Thursday, October 7. Hear how VL is a place where students prepare, belong, and excel. Tour new spaces and meet school leaders. Arrivals begin at 6 with the last tour beginning at 7:10. Please let us know when you're coming at www.vlhs.com/InfoNight. Small groups will be maintained throughout the evening. Contact Director of Admissions Amy Cooper at acooper@vlhs.com with any questions.
Trunk-or-Treat
It's back! Friday, October 29th, from 6-7pm, at the school playground and ball diamond. Bring the kids for a bit of trick-or-treating, run around, and enjoy being together. The event will be all outdoors this year, light snacks and cold drinks provided. It's super fun to host a Treat Trunk! Text Katie at 989.225.3532 to register a trunk.
Students of the Week
PTO recognizes Leo Behmlander, Flynn Ramsayer, Delano Bach, and Maura Zeilinger as our Students of the Week!
The Bookmobile Stops Here!
The Bay County Library bookmobile will be at St. Paul on the following dates: Oct. 5 & 26, Nov. 16 & Dec. 7. Y5-8th graders who have their BCLS card will be able to check out books on those Tuesdays. If your child doesn't have a card yet, please complete the application form that went home this week. Click here to print a PDF.
Church Extension Fund Saving Stamp Program
Every Monday morning from 7:30 until 8:00, Savings Stamps will be available for sale in the school gymnasium. Mrs. Luella Britton (St. Paul’s CEF Rep) or Mrs. Shasta Duffey will be on hand to help with your child’s saving efforts.

Mrs. Luella Britton – Church Extension Fund Rep – 798-3152
Cheerleading Is Back!
Instead of having a Dance Team this year, our 5th-8th grade girls are interested in Cheerleading during the basketball season this year. To get ready and start learning cheers, Mrs. Polzin will have cheer practice on the following Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon in the gym for 5th-8th grade girls:
  • October 2
  • October 16
  • November 13
Regular practices after school will start in December.
Volleyball Season Is Beginning!
B-team volleyball (Grades 3-5) will be starting practices next week.
Thursday, September 30 from 3:00-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 5 from 3:00-4:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 7 from 3:00-4:30 p.m.
Games do not start until October 12, and more info will be given to students next week. Miss A. and Mrs. Wyman are excited for this upcoming season!
Help, Please!
  • St. Paul is hosting the 6th-8th grade soccer tournament on Saturday, September 25. We are looking for volunteers to arrive around 7 a.m. to help with concessions and entry at the gate. Please contact Mr. Lustila (863-409-3217) if you are willing to help. Thank you!
  • We are in need of small water bottles (8-10oz.) for the hot lunch program. Donations are appreciated.

Fall Sports
Soccer Grades 6-8
Coach Matt Schwab
Tournament on Saturday, September 25

Girls Grades 6-8 Volleyball @ Immanuel, BC
Practices on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 5-6:30 p.m.

Soccer Grades 4-5
Coach Justin Garcia
Next Games:
6 p.m. Monday, September 27 @ Faith Fields
5 p.m. Wednesday, September 29 @ Faith Fields
Practices on Tuesdays 3-4:15 p.m.

Soccer Grades 2-3
Coach Andrea Dent
Next Games:
5 p.m. Monday, September 27 @ Auburn
5 p.m. Wednesday, September 29 @ Auburn
Practices on Tuesdays 3:15-4:15 p.m.
September Menu
Frankenlust Township Fire Department Open House
Free Family fun on Saturday, September 25 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.! Food & drinks, snacks, inflatable bounce house, spray a fire hose, tour the fire trucks, and learn about fire safety in the smoke house.
989.684.4450

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