Week of September 28, 2020
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Announcements and Events
Picture Day
Social distancing must be observed and parents must wait outside while the pictures are being taken. Please arrive on your designated picture day and time. Please see below.

Group 1 Picture Day was today, Monday, September 28th.
Group 2 Picture Day is tomorrow, Tuesday, September 29th.

If your youngest child is in grades TK-3, arrive between 8-10:30 am.
If your youngest child is in grades 4-8, arrive between 11-1 pm.

Click the link for a flyer. PICTURE DAY FLYER

Click the link for more information on picture packages. PICTURE PACKAGES

Click here to order pictures. Deadline to order is Wednesday, September 30th.
New Schedules
Our updated daily schedules begin next Monday, October 5th.

The new schedules can be found on both Google Classroom and the Portal.
Student Tutoring
Some of our all-star 8th grade students have created a Tutoring Team for our TK-6 grade students!

Check out their flyer here.
PTO
Flu Shot Clinic
PTO is teaming with Huntington Hospital to host a free community flu shot clinic (ages 9+) in Holy Angel Hall. Save the Date of Tuesday, October 6th, 9:00am- 11:00am. 

Here is the link to sign up: 

Click here for the flyer and more information.
Pumpkin Patch
Mark your calendars for Friday, October, 23 , 10:00 am -4:00 pm. when we will have our Pumpkin Patch and Halloween costume celebration.  

A sign-up genius for times for your children to wear their costumes and come to the Pumpkin Patch is linked below. Credit card payment only. Masks and social distancing required. 

Pumpkins will be available for purchase and we’ll have a few other fun Halloween things. More information to follow but mark your calendar and wait to buy your pumpkins!


Pumpkin Patch Sponsorship
This year's Pumpkin Patch will be on Friday, October 23rd. We thank Kelly and Lon Duncan for donating all the pumpkins! We invite you to help additionally support this event by becoming a sponsor! Please see the attached for additional information. Thank you!

Reminders
Contact Information Updates and FACTS
Do you need to update your home address, cell phone, or email address?
Please email Karen Conley, kcconley@stphiliptheapostle.org , for information changes.

Please remember to log into your FACTS account to update your information.
2020-2021 Calendar
Click the link below for a list of calendar dates. Please note that dates are subject to change.

Attendance
Parents are responsible for submitting attendance every day for each student on both Guided Learning and Direct Instruction days by 8:20 am. If you're child will be absent, please contact Karen Conley.
Email: kcconley@stphiliptheapostle.org Phone: (626) 795-9691 ext 203
Parent Talent Database
Do you have skills and talents to offer to our school? Please take a minute to complete this form and let us know! Parent Talent Database Form
After-School Activities
Drama Club
Drama Club begins next week!

7th and 8th Grade
Drama Club is starting up again for 7th and 8th grades with a virtual production of Now. Here. This. (Flexible Version). Rehearsals will be online Mondays from 5-6 and Wednesdays from 4-5:30. To participate, please have your parents email Ms. Natalie at nramirez@stphiliptheapostle.org by Friday, October 2nd.

5th and 6th Grade
If you'd like to join Drama Club this year we are having a special showcase for just 5th and 6th-grade students. We will meet weekly online where you will learn theater skills and work on individual and group pieces to present at our showcase. Rehearsals will be Mondays from 3:30-4:45 pm. If you would like to participate please have your parents email Ms. Natalie at nramirez@stphiliptheapostle.org by Friday, October 2nd.
Golf Squad
Golf Squad Fall at St Philip the Apostle will be hosted at Altadena Golf Course and is for both new and continuing students and provides weekly opportunities for your child to learn the technical swing mechanics (i.e. putting, chipping, full swing, etc.) as well as the social skills required to enjoy golf, the clubs, and golf course (i.e. vocabulary, etiquette, rules, history, etc.) all under the instruction of an LPGA or PGA Professional.

Golf is a very challenging and fun sport that can lead to college scholarships. So start early and start now...boys and girls! Even if your child already plays, it is great to enjoy weekly, convenient lessons from the pro.

(Click Here to read more on how and why your child can benefit from continuing professional, golf practice with Golf Squad at your school.)

Below is the St Philip the Apostle specific link with additional info and online registration:

We look forward to building the foundation to enjoy golf for a lifetime together!"

Click here for a flyer.
Parish News and Events
Mustard Seed Diaper Donation
Click here for more information about Mustard Seed and diaper donations.
Walking with Purpose
Walking with Purpose is hosting a Virtual Open house on October 29th.

Contact information can be found on the flyer.
Community Events
Pueri Cantores San Gabriel Valley
Click here for more information about an opportunity to join the children's choir, Pueri Cantores San Gabriel Valley.

Reflection of the Week