Weekly Insider - May 28, 2021
Thank you to everyone who participated in last weekend's Virtual Auction! We are grateful for the support of so many. There are still opportunities to help support Auction through Paddles Up (for either Playground Updates or Financial Aid), as well as some Buy It Now options like the 2nd Grade Letters to God book and the St. Cecilia Water Bottle and Sweatshirt Blanket still available for sale only through next Tuesday, June 1st. Click here to support Auction. If you have not already picked up your Auction items please contact Lindsay Willrich to arrange pickup.
Field Day - June 2nd & 3rd
Next week is Field Day! As a reminder, it will take place over two days - June 2nd and June 3rd.

All students will be able to participate in Field Day - a free lunch (individually boxed) will be brought to all students, and all students will be able to play games, go on inflatables and rides for no cost.

The Prize Room will be open one more final day - on Tuesday, June 1st through the end of the school day. Tickets are not available to purchase at school and must be purchased in advance online. The Prize Room will not be open on Wednesday, or Thursday during Field Day. The Prize Room winners will be notified next week. If you still would like to buy Prize Room tickets, you can do that up until Tuesday, June 1st at 7AM. Please contact Tim Scalzitti for information on how to purchase Prize Room tickets for Tuesday. 

There is a very limited number of extra Field Day t-shirts available for sale. These are being offered on a first-come / first-serve basis. To reserve a specific size from the remaining inventory, please contact Tim Scalzitti. He will check the inventory, and then provide you with a link to pay. Because of the very limited inventory, you will need to check first to see if t-shirts are available in the size you need. 
Lost & Found - June 2nd - June 4th
The school has accumulated several items in Lost & Found. If you think you may have any lost items, please stop by the lost and found area, which will be set up Wednesday, June 2nd through Friday, June 4th in the Auditorium. Any items that remain at the end of school on Friday, June 4th will be donated.
2021 Football Student Interest Meeting – Tuesday, June 1st 
On Tuesday, June 1st, rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders are invited to a brief information session for those interested in playing football. The session will take place during the students’ lunchtime (12:05-1:50) in the Gym. Even if your children have never played, they can come and see what football at St. Cecilia is all about. Coach Zach, the head football coach for the school, will be there to talk to the kids about football, expectations, and even some player testimonies. Students may bring their lunches into the gym (we will provide ice cream sandwiches). Also on Tuesday, June 1st at 7PM, we will have a follow-up zoom with Coach Zach, a parent of a current football player, Principal Matthews, and the Athletic Coordinator to provide parents with more information on football at St. Cecilia. For those who are interested, please fill out this form, and the Zoom link will be sent to you in a separate email. 
4th - 7th Grade Awards – Friday, June 4th at 9:30AM
Parents are invited to attend the 4th Grade – 7th Grade Awards Assembly. The assembly will be held in the Auditorium next Friday, June 4th at 9:30AM.
A Note from The Clinic - Medication Pick Up
If your child has medication in the clinic, it needs to be picked up by June 4, 2021. All medication that is left in the clinic after June 4, 2021 will be discarded per Archdiocesan protocol. The medication must be picked up by a parent or guardian - it may not be sent home with students. Please call the nurse if you have any questions.
Technology Summer Plans
As the school year ends, we are pleased to allow our 4th - 7th grade returning students to keep their school-issued Chromebooks for their learning over the summer.
  • Click here for a quick care and use guide and to learn more click here.  
  • Protect yourself from phishing scams. Click here to educate yourself and student(s) about phishing scams.  
  • Need tech support? Email us at technology@saintcecilia.org.
Yearbook Pictures Needed/ Reserve Your Copy
This year has been one like no other. Though many of our traditional events were either modified or canceled due to COVID protocols, yearbook is still in need of pictures from any school events that did take place. Please email pictures (at their highest resolution) to klowrey@saintcecilia.org or upload them here. We need pictures from everything, including school sports, the first day of school, homecoming, field trips, remote learning, grade-level activities, etc.

Also, don’t forget to order your yearbook for the 2020-21 school year. Delivery will be in August/September. Click here to reserve your copy today!
School Supplies: 2021 – 2022 Year
Use this simple process to order pre-packaged supplies through EPI. Supplies will be sent to the school and delivered to your child’s classroom before school starts.

Our teachers have taken the time to select grade-specific items for the supply packs. Each supply pack is discounted for bulk purchasing. By purchasing these packs through EPI, our HSA receives $10 per pack. These funds are used to provide many programs for the students. Thank you for supporting our HSA with your purchase.

Online ordering through EPI will be available until June 13th.

Click on this link to order your supply pack EPI School Supply Packs - Educational Products, Inc.
Our school ID is: STC002 (three letters, three numbers)

Questions? Contact Leslie Moeller
Martial Arts Summer Camp at Strake Jesuit
The Strake Jesuit Martial Arts Team Hapkido (MATH) will be hosting an in-person Martial Arts Summer Camp, Camp Gladiator, at Strake Jesuit on July 12 - July 15 for rising 3rd through rising 9th graders.

Camp Gladiator will introduce campers to the fundamentals of martial arts including various striking techniques, kicks, rolls, falls, balance, and other related skills. Click here for more information and to register.
In-Person Mass Schedule
Each Friday a selection of grades will be attending Mass in-person through the remainder of the school year. If you are not comfortable having your child(ren) attend Mass in person, please let your child’s teacher know. The schedule follows below:

  • June 4th - 4th grade and 5th grade
HSA Caring Committee
If you are experiencing a hardship of any kind please contact the HSA Caring Committee for support or prayer requests. They are here to help!

The HSA Caring Committee is a volunteer group that supports St. Cecilia Catholic School families who are dealing with illness, death, or crisis.
Our mission at St Cecilia Catholic School is the ongoing Catholic formation and education of the whole child in mind, heart, and spirit, in preparation for an adult life of commitment and service.