St. Anthony on the Lake Weekly
"Let your words teach and your actions speak." ~ St. Anthony
W280N2101 Prospect Ave,
Pewaukee, WI 53072
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m-3:30 p.m.
1:45pm Pep Rally
7:45am Children's Mass - Gr 1
CMH STEM Challenge - Gr 6&7
Culver's patrons Out-of-Uniform Day
6-7:30pm First Eucharist Session - Gr 2
11am 8th Gr Boys' Bball Padre Game
Standardized Testing - Avoid Absences! - Gr 2-7
2:30pm Readers Theater
2:30pm You Be the Chemist
3:30pm Basketball Pictures
Mission wear w/uniform bottoms
8am Ash Wednesday Mass
2:30pm You Be the Chemist
6:30pm Athletics Mtg
7pm Ash Wednesday Mass
2:30pm Art Club
262-965-2214 - Dousman
262-524-0667 - First Student
262-691-9868 - GoRiteway
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La Petite/Family Program
8am Ash Wednesday Mass
6-8pm Teen Lenten Dinner
7pm Ash Wednesday Mass
5:30-7pm Junior Retreat Planning
6-6:30pm Stations of the Cross
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Our next meeting will be at 6:30pm March 11th.
KEEPING ALL OF OUR STUDENTS SAFE
Read the labels at each
purchase! Manufacturing processes change!
Avoid items with allergy and ingredient alerts such as: "May Contain Peanut or Tree Nuts" "Processed on shared equipment with Peanuts or Tree Nuts" "Manufactured in a plant with Peanut or Tree Nuts" "Contains Peanut or Tree Nut Ingredients" Your diligence is keeping an allergic child safe at school. Suggested Snack List
(formerly Country Springs)
Meet other school families for some indoor water fun on this day off of school.
- ALL checks made out to Katie Oberfoell, NOT St. Anthony. This is NOT a school-sponsored event.
- Group rate ($13/person) is only given for pre-ordered tickets - late orders aren't promised.
- $6.50/pizza meal (optional).
- Even if parents aren't entering the water, they MUST get a $5 spectator band to enter water park.
- Feel free to invite non-St. Anthony students.
- Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Form and Payment due by
March 4th from 9:30-11am
March 5th from 9:30-11am
Guardians & Angels:
February 27th from 9:30-11am
March 18th from 10-11:30am
February 26th meet at Petite Musique in Pewaukee at 9am. The cost is $5/child. Invitation
Mom's Night Out:
March 14th, Moms will be going to "The Rustic Orchid" in Mukwonago for a Wood Sign Workshop. Pre-registration required. Email Kathy for Invite.
Spend some time with Jesus in Eucharistic Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament specifically geared for teens and young adults, but all are welcome! Join us Monday, February 25th from 6:30-7:30pm in the Daily Mass Chapel. Stay the hour or stop in for 15 minutes. Parents are invited to attend with your teen!
Our Parish is looking for a warm caring person to be a regular childcare provider on an occasional basis. Hours vary and will include some weekdays, weeknights, Saturday evenings and Sunday mornings. This is a stipend position. The candidate must be at least 18 years of age, willing to be flexible and enjoy caring for toddlers and preschoolers.
Be Strong and Courageous
Saturday, March 30th
Miller High Life Theater, Milwaukee
Early-bird Pricing Through March 16th
Young Men 18-35
Also check out the Young Men of Christ conference on Friday, March 29th to meet, pray and network at "Register" link above.
Catholic Stewardship Appeal
Share the power of God's grace through ministries that change half a million lives across southeastern Wisconsin.
From the Desk of Ellen Knippel, Principal
Well, it looks like March is coming in like a lion! Keep sending in those hats and mittens! It is COLD outside! Here are just a few reminders for everyone:
- Tomorrow is Culver's TEACHER NIGHT!. Come be served dinner by one of our teachers and receive an out-of- uniform pass to be used on Thursday, February 28th.
- No school on Friday, March 1. Teachers have Religious Ed. Professional Development.
- Next week is ITBS testing for all students in Grades 2-7. Please be sure all students are on time. Many teachers begin testing first thing in the morning. Students are not able to enter the classroom once testing has begun.
- We are in NEED of playground helpers and lunch servers! If you are able to help us out PLEASE signup! This is the only break each day that our teachers receive. If we don't have helpers, the teachers must go out for duty. Please help if you can!
Culver's Night! - Teachers Serve!, Feb. 26th
Dine at Culver's on Grandview Blvd.
between 5-8pm on Feb. 26th and 10% of your purchase will be donated to our school! Our teachers (and Mrs. Knippel) will be serving the food.
Get an out-of-uniform pass for Feb. 28th as an extra treat!
Classroom Coffee, Feb. 28th
Come meet with
Mrs. Tylinski (middle school math)
from 7:45-8:15am. If
you have a specific question
ubmit it with your RSVP.
All are welcome. Next up will be Mrs. Anderson (7th grade) on March 7th.
No School, March 1st
No School - Sustaining the Mission this Friday! Enjoy the long weekend.
Standardized Testing, March 4th-8th
Students in grades 2 through 7 will be taking standardized tests this week. Please avoid absences! It is very difficult to make these up!
Mission Wear-Ash Wednesday, March 6th
Students should wear their iPromise shirts with uniform bottoms. Join us for the 8am Ash Wednesday Mass with the students (or 7pm with the parish).
After-School Art Club, March 8th/15th/22nd
It's time to register for the March Art Club. Students (all ages and limited to 25) stay after school for an hour to focus on art inspired by Dr. Seuss with Mrs. Drees. Cost is $30. Please note Art Club is being offered on March 15th, KISS Day (fka Grandparents Day).
Yearbook Orders - Due March 8
Please submit your order prior to March 8. Pre-orders are $8. Requests after we submit the order are $12 and not guaranteed. If you need another order form, please contact the office.
Chess Scholars Spring Chess Club
Gr K-8, no previous experience necessary.
Tuesdays, April 2nd-May 28th (no class 4/23),
2:25-3:25pm at our school.
by 3/19 for $94.50 early bird price.
Will your family bring the gifts up at Mass once or twice this year?
Hot Lunch Volunteers
Many helpers are still needed to serve lunch. Please consider volunteering - even once or twice a month. Your kids LOVE seeing you there! 11:30am-12:45pm.
Sign up f
a February slot for a March slot. Questions? Contact
Lunch Room Helper
Circulate throughout the lunch room and assist children during lunch. Wipe down tables after lunch is completed. Time: 11:30am-12:30pm.
Sign up for
a February slot. or a March slot. Questions? Contact
We are in great need of more volunteers to help out on the playground. Two
are needed daily from 11:25am-12:45pm. V
olunteers allow the teachers to be to able to have a lunch break. The kids also LOVE seeing you out there.
Sign Up Here
School Volunteer Opportunities
Children's Liturgy of the Word
Middle/high school and adult volunteers are needed during the 9am Mass each week!
sign up here
Mass Childcare Volunteers
Family Promise, Now-Mar. 3rd
Fill spots to either serve meals, provide fellowship and/or spend overnight at Gethsemane Parish (over by WCTC). You are welcome to serve with your family.
to help those that are temporarily homeless. Questions? Contact
Bag Lunches for The Gathering, March 2nd
All ages are welcome to donate food, make bag lunches and/or deliver them to the hungry and homeless at The Gathering in Milwaukee. Make lunches at St. Anthony 10-10:45am (all ages). Deliver and volunteer at 11:15am-12:30pm (ages 10+ with parent).
Serve Hot Lunch at The Gathering, Mar. 2nd
Set up, serve & clean up a hot meal for the hungry and homeless at The Gathering in Milwaukee, 9:45am-1:30pm. Families are welcome to come as long as there is 1 parent per child if under age 11. Sign Up
Created to Create Hope Street Ministry, March 7
Families with children 7+ are welcome to come do crafts with the children who live at Hope Street Ministry in Milwaukee (2522 W. Capitol Dr.) from 4:30-6pm. We'll make a wall of flying paper butterflies for the residents! The only requirement is to be present with the children there. Sign Up
The 2nd grade Brownie Troop learned about up-cycling and fair trade at Plowshare Fair Trade Marketplace.
The 2nd graders rehearsed singing and bell ringing with Mrs. Farrell.
Prayers, Celebrations, & Gratitude
In these final days leading up to Lent, ask God what your soul needs. Wait patiently and quietly for humbleness and openness to the answer.
huge thank you to
Dulce Coloma, Flo Prospero, Nilda Skowronek and Ashley Pichotta for helping Susan Goggins out at the 5th grade basketball tournament our school was hosting! These moms came running to help fill open volunteer slots at the last minute! We appreciate it!!
Check it Out!
The following students will have their art on display in March as part of the Helen Farnsworth Mears Art Contest. Details can be found at the end of this newsletter.
Grade 8 -
Sophia King, Clara Goyette, Mary Wimmer, Sierra Degnan, and
Grade 7 - Dominic Heidenreich, Molly Flanagan, Lincoln Ascher, Clare Smith, Claire Miller, Paige Beckes, Alison Skowronek, Noah Radomski, and Briana Binagi.
Thank you for participating in our Spring Box Tops collection!
Free Wave ticket forms have been emailed
, please contact
if you did not receive in error.
Are you a Walmart shopper? Or could you be?
You can easily earn 50 bonus Box Tops (that's $5.00!) for simply purchasing 5 participating Box Tops items and turning in your receipt. Receipts are easily submitted via the Box Tops App by taking a picture with your phone. Let me know if you have questions - receipts must be scanned by 2/28.
The 8th grade boys' basketball team is playing
in the Padre on Saturday, March 2nd at 11:00AM at Mount Mary College! Come cheer them on!!
The 5th grade boys' basketball team beat Holy Apostles 35-22 to secure their place as Co Conference Champs. Congrats!
Do you have an athletic picture to share or game results? Send them to
Submissions due Friday for inclusion in the following Monday's newsletter