Halls for Oct. 13

Halls for October 13

It’s time to apply for financial aid for the 2018-2019 school year. Financial aid is available for Kindergarten through 8th grade and the application deadline is December 1, 2017. Click here for additional information. Fee is $30.00 to apply. If you have any questions, please see the instructions for contact information.

Thank you to everyone who donated to our Hurricane Relief Jeans Day today! Student Council collected $218 which will be sent to the National Catholic Educational Association Student to Student Fund for hurricane relief.

The next SPAM (St. Paul the Apostle Moms) meeting is Wednesday, October 18, 10-11am in the Ss. Peter & Paul Room. All are welcome, little ones, too! Join other moms for some time to talk and maybe craft a bit. We will also share upcoming activities. Please come and meet some new people within our community.

This year we will be celebrating All Hallows Eve on October 31st to prepare us for the Feast of All Saints on November 1st. Our 8th grade leaders are planning activities for all the children. Room parents, please be sure to check with your teachers about treats.

Ever wish you had some moms to help you navigate the world of middle school or answer questions about preparation for (gulp) high school? Come to the Middle School Moms Q & A Meeting Monday, October 23rd at 8:00am (right after drop off) so we can talk and support one another. Hope to see you there!

The 8th Grade Wreath Sale is October 16 — October 26. For $15 you can purchase a 24-25” Natural Fraser Fir wreath from any 8th grader. Orders can also be placed in the school or parish office. Payment is due at the time of order. Wreaths will be available for pickup after school or during Parent/Teacher Conferences on November 20 & 21. If you have questions, please contact Erica Emelander at eemelander@stpaulschool.org

Trivia Night sponsored by Friends of St. Paul is Friday, November 10th. Tickets are $15 pre-sale or $20 at the door. You can purchase them in the school and parish office. Buy a single or get together a table of 8. BYO snacks and appetizers. Cash bar.

New this year: Dress up with a theme for your table and winners get a free table for next years party and bragging rights! Example: Snow white and the Seven Dwarfs, Wizard of Oz, favorite ball team, etc. Save the date for the Santa Parade! Lacks Enterprises has invited our students and families to walk with them in this year’s parade on Saturday, November 18! Event details and RSVP info coming soon. What a great opportunity for the students to represent our amazing school!

SCRIP is a fundraising program that can reduce your child’s tuition. Visit www.shopwithscrip.com for more information or contact our SCRIP Coordinator, Kara Potter at karapotter11@yahoo.com

All current 8th graders remember this Sunday, October 15th is Catholic Central’s Fall Showcase from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. This will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, and students.

REMINDER: DURING DROP-OFF AND PICK-UP THE WEST ENTRANCE (PARISH SIDE) IS ENTER ONLY AND THE EAST ENTRANCE (SCHOOL SIDE) IS EXIT ONLY.

$1 Jean Day for Hurricane Relief

Student Council is organizing a Dollar Jean Day/non-Uniform Day for hurricane relief on Friday, October 13 in partnership with The National Catholic Educational Association Student to Student Fund. For a $1 donation, students can participate in a non-uniform day on Friday the 13th of October.

The same rules apply as to the last Friday of the month non-uniform day.

Download our new app today!

Visit http://bit.ly/StPaulApp on your Android or iOS device to download our new app today! (The previous St. Paul app will no longer be updated and is no longer available in the App Store.)

This will be our primary source for up-to-date information:

  • Calendar
  • Halls of St. Paul and other important new items
  • Hot Lunch Menu
  • Snow Days/school cancellations
  • Important reminders

There is also a place for uploading and viewing photos! Did you get a great shot on a field trip or a volleyball game? Upload it directly to the school office via the app! Once photos are approved/checked for student media releases, they will be viewable in the app as well.

Need to make a tuition payment or check your students grades? Want to get in touch with a teacher, but don’t have the email address handy? All of these links are available in the app as well!

**For iPhone/iOS devices:

The first time you visit the app, you will need to select St. Paul and agree to notifications. After that, you will open up into the main app every time.

Blessing of Animals

All are welcome on Sunday, October 1 at 1 p.m. in the East (School) parking lot for our annual Blessing of Animals. Deacon Ed will lead us in a short service with a blessing for all of our animal friends and their caretakers. For everyone’s safety, please make sure that your animal friends are securely leashed or caged while on parish grounds. In the event of rain, we will gather in Damascus Hall.

Cougar Dash is coming!

Help Home & School raise funds for programs for students, families, and teachers!

Our second annual Cougar Dash will be on Friday, September 29 at 2 p.m.

Donate online @ www.cougardash.com

Free t-shirts for all students and volunteers!

Raise $10,000 and Ms. Salva will spend the day on the roof!

Raise $12,000 and the entire school will have a family fun night at The Funspot!