Important Dates
Saturday, February 1st
9:30 AM - JV Girls Bball vs OLM (A)
10:40 AM - JV Boys Bball vs OLM (A)
11:50 AM - Varsity Girls Bball vs OLM (A)
1:00 PM - Varsity Boys Bball vs OLM (A)

Wednesday, February 5th
Class Pictures

Thursday, February 6th through Sunday, February 9th
PECSAA Basketball Tournament

Thursday, February 6th
4:00 PM - Times-News Spelling Bee at the Paramount Theater

Friday, February 7th
8:45 AM - Mass
1:45 PM - Pep Rally

Saturday, February 8th
9:15 AM - Reconciliation

Thursday, February 13th
Dress Down Day - Valentine's Day
2:00 PM - K through 8th Grade Valentine's Day Parties

Friday, February 14th through Sunday, February 16th
Shamrock Basketball Tournament

Friday, February 14th
Early Release at 11:30 AM - After School Care Available
7:15 AM - Burlington Police High Five
8:45 AM - Prayer Service
10:30 AM - Little Knights Valentine's Day Parties
Catholic Schools Week
BSS Faculty and Staff Thank You!

A big THANK YOU to all of you laid out such a delicious spread for us on Wednesday. The soups, chili and treats were outstanding!
BSS Alumni from Bishop McGuinness Read to Our Students

In what has become an annual tradition during Catholic Schools Week, alumni from BMHS read to our Little Knights, 1st, and 2nd grade classes. Thank you to our alums Jose Hernandez, Timothy Hackman, Luke Andress, Stephen Andress, and Nina Corcoran for the special visit.
6th Grade and Kindergarten Working Together

Our 6th grade helped our Kindergarten students write thank you cards to their parents during Catholic Schools Week
7th Grade Delivers Can Goods to Food Pantry

The 7th grade delivered can goods to the food pantry that were collected for CSW.
Elementary Students Enjoy 8th Grade Shadow Day

During CSW elementary students had the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for a chance to shadow 8th graders Friday morning. Everyone had a fantastic time. Congratulations to our winners: Lyla-2nd, Zaylee-3rd, Cooper-4th, Ava-K, Nash-K, James-1st, Xander-1st, Ian W.-1st, Bays-K, Sophia-2nd, Emily-4th, Colton-K, Nasir-2nd, Ethan-K, Matthew-3rd, Christopher-2nd, Cygnis-PreK, Romeo-1st, Julian-1st, Gabriel-1st, Mason-2nd, James-4th, Londyn-3rd, and Nicholas-4th.
Knight's News
SAVE THE DATE!
Saturday, March 21st
6:30 PM
Vailtree Event & Conference Center
Valentines Day Class Parties

There has been a change in the Valentine's Day party schedules. The Little Knights' parties will still be on Friday, February 14th beginning at 10:30 AM. K through MS parties will be held on Thursday, February 13th beginning at 2:00 PM. Please sign up below!

Order Scrip!

A percentage of each gift card purchased through the Scrip Program is donated to BSS. If you would like to order scrip to support our school, please complete the order form ( click here) and submit to the school office with payment.
Classroom Connection
Fr. Paul Visits 2nd Grade

Father Paul met with our second graders, and helped them understand the Story of Creation, and how the dinosaurs fit into it.
Athletic News
Following is the tentative PECSAA tournament schedule:
  • JV BOYS will play Wednesday, February 5th at 5:15p at SLS
  • JV GIRLS will play Thursday, February 6th at 5:15p at SLS
  • VARSITY GIRLS will play Friday, February 7th at 5:15p at OLM
  • VARSITY BOYS will play Friday, February 7th at 5:15p at SLS
Prayer Requests
Please pray for:

Mrs. Gomez as she recovers from surgery.

Mazie Nettles (Xavier Vaughn's Great Great Aunt) who is in declining health.
Acting Principals' Message
Dear BSS Community:

It has been a great Catholic Schools Week and Spirit Week. Wacky Tacky, Pajama and Sports Day have been a hit with the children. It is awesome being a student at BSS.

Mrs. Allred and Mrs. Bolen
From the Office of Admissions
Financial Aid Reminders!

FACTS is now open through January 31st for existing school families to apply for scholarship dollars for the 2020 - 2021 academic year. CLICK HERE to begin the application process.

The new student application for the North Carolina Opportunity Scholarship opens January 31, 2020. The Priority Window closes March 1, 2020. CLICK HERE for more information.
From the Office of Advancement
Annual Fund for the Knights

Please prayerfully consider a sacrificial donation by completing the commitment form. You have the option of making a one-time gift, or spread your gifts out monthly throughout the school year. Completed forms can be dropped off at the school office. You can also donate on-line (CLICK HERE!)
Link your Lowes Card

With Cart to Class, Lowes Foods will give up to a quarter of a million dollars to local schools this year. To participate, just enroll Blessed Sacrament School on your Fresh Rewards card, and start earning for our school.  Click Here
Link your Harris Teeter VIC Card

When you shop Harris Teeter brands, a percentage of your purchase is donated to Blessed Sacrament School if your VIC card is linked.
You link your card online ( CLICK HERE), or you can ask your cashier to link your VIC card by providing our TIE code 1704.
Community News
LOCAL SCOUTS PREPARE FOR NEW MEXICO ADVENTURE

Scouts from the Old North State Council are preparing for High Adventure this summer at the Philmont Scout Ranch, Cimarron New Mexico, where they will hike over 90 miles in 10 days. The Scouts are preparing by hiking local trails with full packs. Pictured are Jack Harrington, Landon Hodgin. Shaun Lowry, Jackson Benes, Jeb Brown, Nick Brace, and Will Gunter.