Happy Last Day of School! Wishing all of our students and families a summer of Magnanimity!  
June 8, 2018
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UPCOMING CALENDAR
 

June
6 Final School Mass 9am
7 Thurs AM Rosary 7:55a
8 Last Day of School!
9 8th Grade Graduation 9am 
 
 
ATTENDANCE

Call the the 24-hour hotline
952-929-5463 ext. 236 or  ellieharristhal@olgschool.net prior to 8am to inform us that your child is absent or tardy. Parents should keep children home from school an extra 24 hours after a fever.
 
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EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
8th Grade Graduation  
Saturday, June 9th at 9:00am 
A huge congratulations to our 8th graders and their families! 8th graders should be present at 8:30 am for their group photo in the church followed by the 9:00 am Mass and Graduation. Following graduation, graduates and their families will attend a celebratory brunch at the Southwest Marriott starting at 11am.
Check SMART Tuition
Parents, make sure you check your SMART Tuition statement for June! Payments are due June 15th. Several end of the year activities and field trips are on these June statements. All students will have at least one charge for the Art Adventure field trip. 
JOIN THE BAND! 
If your student is entering 4th grade or higher, they can join the band! If you missed the instrument trials this week, email Mr. Jensen at jeffjensenmusic@msn.com. No prior music experience is necessary to participate. 
Fall Orientation-Mark Your Calendar!
Wednesday, August 29th 
Mark you calendar now for our back to school Orientation date! Also, New Family Night is Tuesday, August 28 . Watch the Weekender and Blasts for more details in August.
Kinder & New Family Playdates 
As a way to welcome Kindergarten students and New Families to Our Lady of Grace Catholic School there are three summer park play dates planned. Check out this flyer for more details and please join us for the fun!
Tuesday, June 19 , Wooddale Park- Edina 9:30-11:00 am  
Thursday, July 19 , Rosland Park-Edina 5:30-7:00 pm (BYO picnic, dessert provided)
Wednesday , August 8 , Pamela Park-Edina 9:30-11:00 am
Order School Supplies
Don't spend summer days shopping for school supplies! You can order everything your student needs online. Click here to go to the online store at School Tool Box, and search for Our Lady of Grace. You can purchase the entire kit of supplies for your student's grade, or you can de-select any items you already have. All supplies will be delivered to your home within two weeks.

Prices are competitive, and there is no shipping fee for combined orders to one household over $50. In addition, for each kit sold, School Tool Box will donate a meal to Feed My Starving Children. If you would prefer to do your own shopping locally, click here for a shopping list for each grade.
 
Health Office Reminders  
FORMS: Immunization records for K, new and before starting 7th grade can be turned in now if up to date.  (Immunization records for other grades will not be kept) Annual Health Information records can be turned in anytime - these are for all grades. 
 
MEDICATION RETURN: Medications will be sent home with the student in their backpack on the last day. You are welcome to pick them up sooner at the Health office.  
Used Uniform Reminder 
What can I do with my used uniforms? If you are not saving for another child, you can either save them until the August Used Uniform sale and exchange for items of same value OR you can donate gently used uniforms outside Cassidy Hall. 

Accepted in Used Uniform Bin across from Cassidy Hall:
1. Clean & laundered uniforms.
2. Gently used (something that can be worn again) uniforms.
3. If you have jumpers that need seam repair or buttons.
4. Plaid skirts that need seam repair or buttons.
5. Blazers with old patch, or missing buttons.

Not Accepted:
1. Stained, ripped, torn, painted, or holey uniforms. If they can't be worn again, please do not donate.
2017-18 Yearbooks!
Any extra yearbooks are for sale in the school office today, Friday, June 8th for $14.  
Summer Music Lessons 
Contact Mr. Jensen for Piano or band instrument lessons. Weekly or just a few. Beginners welcome.
Release Day Calendar 
If you have not already, make sure you add the dates from the 2018-19 Release Day Calendar to your calendar.
PARISH ANNOUNCEMENTS
Men's Club Summer Classic
July 19th
Join us for our annual summer social event!  ALL men of the parish community are invited. We will set up a tent on the baseball fields and fill it with steaks, potatoes, corn and beverages.  We will use this event to celebrate our extremely successful 2017/18 Men's Club year and welcome new parish members to the Men's Club. Click HERE to learn more! 
FORMED Content in June
Discover all the best Catholic content in one place. Entertaining movies, enlightening programs, inspiring talks and audio dramas, and a great selection of popular e-books - all just a click away! 
COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Educational Outfitters Sale  
June 1-30th
Visit Educational Outfitters for their Summer Sale both in store and online! 15% off all uniforms and accessories! New kindergarten students also receive a free gift!
THANK YOU AND GOD BLESS!