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.
St. Anthony on the Lake
Friday, May 31st at 7pm
Saturday, June 1st at 1pm and 3pm
Pewaukee High School
Reserved seats and advance ticket price available now $7/child and $8/adult
Tickets also available at the door for $8/child and $10/adult
MAP Testing - Avoid Absences!
6:30pm Washington DC Final Meeting
2:30pm Chess Club
6:30pm State of School Parent Mtg (PLC)
7:45am Birthday Blessing Mass
8:45am The Giver FT - Gr 6-7 (cold lunch/milk avail.)
Super Hero Dress Down Day for TAW
Return Super Hero Sheets to School
6:30pm School Committee Mtg
8th Gr Leaves for DC
8:30am Milwaukee Zoo FT (4K & 5K, non-uniform dress for weather, disposable lunch)
2:30pm Chess Scholars
7:45am Children's Mass - Gr 1
262-965-2214 - Dousman
262-524-0667 - First Student
262-691-9868 - GoRiteway
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5:45-6:45pm Centering Prayer
10am-12pm Living with Loss
6:30-8:30pm Common Leadership Night
7-8:30pm Teen Study Night (Youth Rm)
8:30-11am Sticky Faith
5:45-6:45pm Centering Prayer
6-8pm First Communion Rehearsal (for 5/18)
6-8pm First Communion Rehearsal (for 5/19)
2:30pm Children's Choir
Pewaukee Food Pantry
5pm First Communion Mass
Pewaukee Food Pantry
10:45am First Communion Mass
About School Committee
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Our next meeting will be on May 13th at 6:30pm.
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
Mass, Tailgate and a Brewers Game
Tickets are on sale now $20-$80!
The $80 tickets are in the Johnsonville Deck and include food and beverages during the game. Tickets available for Tailgate only or Tailgate and Game.
9:30-10:15am Registration (Uecker Parking Lot)
10:15am Mass with Fr Paul Hartmann
11:15-12:45pm Tailgate Lunch is Served
12:45pm Head into the Stadium for the Game
1:10pm First Pitch
Let's grow our school family attendance this year!
June 3rd from 9:30-11am
May 7th and May 21st from 9:30-11am
Mom's Night Out:
Join other moms for an evening out May 22nd at 6pm at Seesters in Pewaukee.
Guardians & Angels:
May 15th from 9:30-11am. There will also be an end of year picnic offsite on May 29th.
Field Trip: Join us on May 23rd for a 9am tour of Waukesha Fire Station #5 (3051 Summit Ave). Meet firefighters, see a fire truck up close, and learn a few safety tips. After the tour, we will head over to nearby Kisdon Hill Park to play for the rest of the morning.
Summer Outreach Camp
Limited space available for the Middle School Mission trip for current 7th and 8th graders.
What Teens Need to Know about Trafficking
Trafficking is a billion dollar+ criminal industry. It's real and it's happening in every community. Learn what trafficking is, how to recognize it, the role of social media and how we can keep our kids safe.
Tuesday, May 14th,
St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Brookfield
Bethany Retreat Day for Young Mothers
May 15th 8:45am-1pm
Meet other young mothers and enjoy spiritually fulfilling talks, prayer time, Mass, and Confession. Help find your balance of being both a Martha and a Mary.
W284N698 Cherry Lane, Waukesha
$25/adult and $3/child
Call 262-522-4300 to register
We will be utilizing the Gallup StrengthsFinder
assessment to help understand the great power in the way God has made you uniquely YOU and how to then use those gifts.
May 8, 15, 22, 29
Spots are limited - preregistration required ($15)
From the Desk of Ellen Knippel, Principal
Happy Spring! After yesterday's beautiful weather I think we are finally on our way! I have been VERY proud of our students for handling indoor recess so well! They have been stuck inside for MANY days and have done a great job!
MAP Testing in 4K - Gr. 5 this week. Please be sure students are getting a good night's sleep and eating a healthy breakfast each day.
This week we will celebrate
May Birthdays at the 7:45 Mass. Birthday students may dress up (not jeans or sweats please).
Tuesday evening is our annual "
State of the School" meeting presented by our School Committee. We will begin at 6:30pm in the PLC. You may enter off the back playground. The meeting should last about one hour.
Send in your ticket orders for
Frozen! Seats will be assigned at the end of this week.
Are You Short on Parent Volunteer Hours?
Let's finish the year strong. See the Make a Difference section below and plan ahead for a lunch break with the kids this month!
First Student (Waukesha) Bus Riders
Transportation Registration, Now-June 15th
Students residing within the Waukesha School District (First Student Bus Riders) who would like busing to St. Anthony for the 2019-20 school year will need to complete the
online transportation request form
by June 15th
Teacher Appreciation Week, May 6-10
very special week! Let's spoil and honor our amazing faculty and staff. We have something special planned for each day of the week. Please take a look at the schedule which is included in the bottom of the newsletter. Please Sign Up to donate food items, gift cards, or your time.
Final Washington DC Meeting, May 6th
Attention all 8th Grade Parents: Our final Washington DC meeting
will take place tonight at 6:30pm in the Science Room. Students and adult travelers should be present!
Parent Meeting - State of the School, May 7th
At least one parent should plan to attend the State of the School Parent Meeting tomorrow night at 6:30pm in the PLC.
Birthday Blessing Mass, May 8th
At the 7:45am Mass, students with May birthdays
will process in with Fr. Tony and be called forth and blessed after communion. Students receiving the birthday blessing may "dress up" on this day (no jeans, shorts, or sweat pants please!)
Will your family bring the gifts up at Mass once or twice this year?
Hot Lunch Volunteers - 2 per day
Many helpers are still needed to serve lunch. Your kids LOVE seeing you there! 11:30am-12:45pm.
Lunch Room Helper - 1 per day
Circulate the lunch room and assist children and wipe down tables after. Time: 11:30am-12:30pm.
Mon May 13 - one volunteer, one helper
Tues-Fri May 14-17 - two volunteers, one helper
Mon-Tues May 20-21 - one helper
Wed May 22 - two volunteers, one helper
Thurs May 23 - one volunteer, one helper
Fri May 24 - one helper
Tues May 28 - one helper
Wed May 29 - two volunteers, one helper
Thurs May 30 - one volunteer, one helper
Fri May 31 - two volunteers, one helper
Playground Duty - 2 per day
are needed from 11:25am-12:45pm. V
olunteers allow the teachers to have a lunch break. The kids also LOVE seeing you!
Wed-Fri May 15-17 - one
Tues May 21 - one
Wed May 22 - two
Fri May 24 - one
Tues May 28 - two
Wed-Thurs May 29-30 - one
School Volunteer Opportunities
Children's Liturgy of the Word
Middle/high school and adult volunteers are needed during the 9am Masses -
sign up here
Mass Childcare Volunteers
Spring Yard Cleanup, May 11th
Bring your family to clean up local seniors' yards from 10am-12pm. Meet at church at 10am.
So much fun was had Saturday night!
Parents and Mr. and Mrs. Knippel battled it out at the Game Show parent social.
We celebrated our student athletes in grades 5-8 at the annual Athletics banquet.
Prayers, Celebrations, & Gratitude
Pray for our teachers this week as we celebrate them and all they do for our children.
St. Anthony on the Lake School alumnus Brian Flanagan received an academic scholarship to Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri, and signed a NCAA commitment to wrestle at the D2 level. Congratulations, Brian!
2019-20 Athletics Registration
It's time to register your grade 5-8 student for athletics next school year. Registration is open for Cross Country, Volleyball, Basketball, and Track and Field.
Do you have an athletic picture to share or game results? Send them to
Sign Up and Show Your Appreciation!
Today, Monday, May 6th
, we will be sending home hard copies of a sheet for all students to fill out stating "why my teacher is a Super Hero." Please have your student bring back these sheets to their teacher on Friday of this week, May 10th
On Friday, May 10th
, it will be a dress down day for all students to dress as their favorite super hero or wear a super hero shirt (please make sure that whatever is worn is within dress code guidelines.)
Submissions due Friday for inclusion in the following Monday's newsletter