Spring Fling is this Friday, 5:30-8:00PM at the K of C Hall. This is a wonderful event that features a student Talent Show. We will do a few raffles and auction classroom projects. Remember that Talent Show performances should be no longer than 90 seconds in duration. Sticking to this time limit allows all students to have a chance to perform.
We need new volleyball uniforms next year! If we get $500 in donations by 7:00PM on Friday, I will dress up as the Wicked Witch of the West for an entire school day. If we get $1,000 in donations, I’ll carry a broom all day and wear green face makeup. We have around $265 so far. Please plan to donate at Spring Fling!
Sports Awards Banquet is Monday, May 14, at school, from 6:00-7:00PM. If your child(ren) were in sports this year, plan to bring a dessert, drink, or snack. RSVP by May 10, please.
Breakfast with Moms will be Tuesday, May 15. Doors open at 7:15AM.
We have around a dozen 2017-2018 Yearbooks left. Bring $12 to the office to reserve yours!
The Sacrament Class Picnic will be held on Wednesday, May 16, at Memorial Park in New Castle. This includes all grade 1 and 2 students. The group will go to Mass at church with everyone else, then come to school, then leave for New Castle around 10:00 am. They will return to school by 3:00. Mrs. Brinson will be sharing details.
Next Friday, May 18, is a Casual Dress Day. We ask that each student bring at least two cans of vegetables to school to donate to the Saint Lawrence Emergency Food Pantry.
YMCA KIDZ Marathon is Saturday, May 19, 9:00-11:00AM at Ball State University’s Recreation and Wellness Center. Parents should plan to attend with their children, please arrive by 8:40AM. The children have been preparing for this all year in PE!
There will be an Open House to honor Mrs. Brinson for her 41½ years of service to our school on Sunday, May 20. The Open House will be in our school gymnasium from 11:15AM-2:00PM. Refreshments will be served, please plan to attend.
Tuesday, May 22 is Field Day at Saint Mary School. Students should be dropped off at Saint Mary by 8:00AM. We will have games all morning and eat a pizza lunch at Saint Mary. Children will be brought back to Saint Lawrence around 12:30. Please contact your child’s teacher if you are able to drive. We need drivers!
Our final day AT THE SCHOOL BUILDING will be Thursday, May 24. On Friday, May 25, children will be dropped off at the Church by 7:50AM for Mass and graduation, followed by awards. Parents are strongly encouraged to attend Mass and graduation, which will end by 10:00AM. At that time, grades K-3 are free to leave for the summer. Grades 4-5 will stay for a reception at Saint Agnes Hall.
If you have school clothing items that you wish to donate to the school, we are accepting navy shorts, navy pants, navy Schoolbelles belts, black gym shorts, plaid skirts, plaid jumpers, embroidered polo shirts, and grey Activity T-shirts. These used items will be sold to next year’s students, and the proceeds benefit our Tuition Assistance Fund.