WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1 – 2:15 DISMISSAL
THURSDAY, MARCH 2: students may have a non-uniform day IF they bring in a scratch off lottery ticket for our trivia night. (REMINDER: shorts may not be worn/please refer to page 23 of the handbook for our non-uniform day dress code.)
ST. JUDE MATH-A-THON: thank you to the following students for making our math-a-thon a success for Holy Family School and for the children of St. Jude Children Research Hosptal: Johnathon (6th), Camden (1st) Emerson (3rd) Grace (4th) Cade (3rd) Cara (K) Abby (5th) Gus (1st) Grace 4th) Zach (4th) Jake (6th) Brooklyn (1st) Josh (5th) Top collector, Johnathon started an on-line request and collected $700 – way to go! Our second top collector was Grace (4th).
JOURNEY YOUTH GROUP will meet Sunday, March 12 at St. Joseph Halle in Peru. Open gym from 3:30 to 5:00. Activities will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00pm. Activities will include food, discussion, games, and planning of future activities (i.e. trip to shrine, possible mission trip this summer or next, participation in retreat.) Meet our newest parish priest for St. Joseph, Fr. Rose. Questions: (815) 663-8243.
ASH WEDNESDAY is Wednesday, March 1 – although it is a 2:15 dismissal, it is NOT Wear Jeans Wednesday, and jean day coupons may not be used on March 1. We will be attending Ash Wednesday Mass at 9:15 a.m. at the church. Also, on Friday, March 3, the students will be attending Stations of the Cross at the church at 9:15, jean day coupons may not be used on March 3, as well.
SPALDING SCHOLARSHIP/TUITION ASSISTANCE 2017/2018 SCHOOL YEAR: the deadline is quickly approaching! If you are seeking tuition assistance for the 2017-2018 school year, you must apply for the Spalding Scholarship by March 15. Please contact Mrs. Harlow if you misplaced your information packet. Don’t forget you must contact your parish priest for a letter of good standing.
DATES TO REMEMBER:
Wednesday, March 1 Ash Wednesday Mass – 9:15
Wednesday, March 1 2:15 Dismissal
Friday, March 3 Stations of the Cross 9:15
Saturday, March 11 Trivia Night
PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES – MARCH 9 & 10
Preschool: No School
Kdg – 8th Grade: 11:30 Dismissal (no after care)