The Sentinel – Volume 10, Issue 36

Message from the Principal

On Monday afternoon the students gathered in the gym for a surprise assembly in honor of Fr. Bob on the occasion of his 10thanniversary as pastor of All Saints.  Through songs, dance and poetry, each grade level of students presented tributes incorporating those things which are most dear to Fr. Bob ~ faith, fellowship, Shutters (his stuffed penguin), music, and of course, the Redskins!

The program concluded with a PowerPoint presentation of photos of Fr. Bob over the course of the past ten years.  With James Taylor’s You’ve Got a Friend as the background track, it was a stirring tribute to our beloved pastor, highlighting the countless ways that he has touched so many lives during his time with us.

As a school community we thank Fr. Bob, not only for his leadership, but for the care and love he has shown to students, faculty and parents.  Through his example, we have all been inspired to grow in our faith and in communion with one another.  May we be blessed with 10+ more years!

Thank you, Fr. Bob, for ten years of dedicated and faithful service to our community!

Summer Learning Program 2010

During the last few weeks the faculty has discussed the merits of a summer learning program.  Recognizing that our curriculum during the school year is rigorous and that expectations are high for student learning, there is great value in the children having a respite during the months of summer.  On the other hand, studies have shown that students lose ground during the long vacation if not provided an opportunity to keep their skills sharp.  With these two perspectives in mind, as in prior years, the teachers have crafted a balanced plan specific for our school.  The following is a grade level summary of the Summer Learning Program.

Grade K-2         Summer Book (order SUMMER BOOK for next year’s grade level. For example: students in K will order SUMMBER BOOK for rising 1stgrader.)

Ordering Information:             Summerbook Company

305 Lyndale Drive

Hartsville,SC 27804

757-678-4001

www.summerbookcompany.com

Grades 3-5         Math Log & 2 Accelerated Readers Books

Grades 6-8         Read one book and complete one of three follow up activities as well as a Math Log

(Note: An overview of the options for middle school students, the Summer Math Log, Math Log Instructions are included as links at the end of the newsletter and will be posted on the school website.  The Middle School Summer Reading List will be sent out in next week’s newsletter and will also be added on the website.)

School Supplies Program

Today, each student will be receiving a copy of the School Supply Pack Order Form to order prepackaged supplies for the 2010-2011 school year.  For your convenience the form is also being linked to this newsletter and will be available on the school website.  Although the deadline printed on the form is July 1, 2010, the deadline to turn in paper copies along with payments isJune 16th.  You may continue to order packs online until June 30th.  School supplies will be available for pick up on Orientation Day, August 27, 2010.

Order SECURELY ON LINE

Starting May 24 until June 30th

1. Go to www.epipacks.com

2. Enter your School ID: ALL088

3. Follow the directions to complete your order

Parent Surveys ~ Bullying Initiative & the Virtue Program

As we approach the end of the academic year, we would like to request parent feedback on two aspects of our program, both of which are related to student formation.  The first is the follow up survey that is part of our Bullying Program.  An initial survey was distributed to parents in the fall, the results of which were recently communicated via the weekly newsletter.  In an effort to measure progress and to ensure that we are aware of any concerns related to bullying in our community, all parents are invited to complete the electronic survey prepared by our school counselor, Mrs. Karcher.  Parents are encouraged to visit the following link to complete the survey:

As we approach the end of the academic year, we would like to request parent feedback on two aspects of our program, both of which are related to student formation.  The first is the follow up survey that is part of our Bullying Program.  An initial survey was distributed to parents in the fall, the results of which were recently communicated via the weekly newsletter.  In an effort to measure progress and to ensure that we are aware of any concerns related to bullying in our community, all parents are invited to complete the electronic survey prepared by our school counselor, Mrs. Karcher.  The anonymous survey takes approximately 5 minutes to complete.  Students and Parents are encouraged to visit the following links to complete the survey:

ø      K-2 Student Survey (parents please help your K-2nd grader) complete the following survey:http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N8JX667

ø      3rd-8th Grade Student Survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/H5HT37F

ø      Parent Survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N8PJTRZ

The second survey pertains to the effectiveness of our Virtue Program.  This past year, Mrs. Evans and Mrs. Cummings, second grade teachers, have built their professional goals around the re-introduction of this program across all grade levels.  As such, they would like to request your feedback and input to be used in planning the program for next year.  After completing the attached survey, please forward your responses to the front office.

Volunteer Appreciation Mass

All volunteers are cordially invited to attend our school Mass on Friday, May 28th.  During the Mass there will be a special moment of recognition for all of our volunteers as we thank God for the blessing they have been to our community this past year.

Retirement Mass for Mrs. Evans

In appreciation for all that she has done for our community and in celebration of her years of service, the school and parish are cordially invited to attend a Retirement Mass in Honor of Mrs. Evans on Thursday, June 3rd at 7:00 p.m. in the church.

VIRTUS Training Scheduled for June

The next opportunity for the 3-hour VIRTUS presentation entitled “Protecting God’s Children” has been scheduled for Saturday, June 5th in FKH beginning at 8:30 a.m.  This is the full length training which is a prerequisite for volunteering in the school.  Any new or returning parents who have not yet attended the training are encouraged to attend and may register on line at virtus.org.

Race for Education ~ Contribution Update

As of today, the counting team has already processed $ 33,000 in donations and more contributions continue to arrive in the school office each day!

Tuition Discount for Payment in Full

Parents who submit payment in full for 2010-2011 tuition are eligible for a 5% discount if the payment is received in the office no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 28, 2010.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Joyce D’Eugenio, administrative assistant, at 703-368-4400.

Spring Tuition Payments

As we approach the close of the school year, parents are reminded of the importance of making timely tuition payments.  With the final tuition payment due to the school during May, those families who have recently fallen behind schedule during this time of continued economic challenge are asked to use the first two weeks of June as an opportunity to pay any outstanding tuition or fees.  Please remember, prompt payment of tuition is essential for the school to remain financially strong and to be able to cover the continued expenses of utilities and salaries for our faculty and staff.

Points for Parents Program ~ Year End Totals

This week the office will issue individualized letters to each family, confirming the number of points reflected in the school database and a corresponding fee for unearned points.  Families are asked to submit payment for outstanding points by Friday, May 28th.

Spirit News ~ Coming up!

Miniature golf and ice cream anyone? Come join the fun on Friday, June 4th for ice cream and miniature golf at Nathan’s ice cream and the Magic Putting Place from 3:30 p.m. until closing (10 and 9:30 respectively). The discounted cost for golf is $3 per player for 18 holes. Please bring the attached flyer to the event and both businesses will donate a portion of the proceeds to the school. Nathan’s and the Magic Putting Place are located next to each other at 8948 and 8902 Mathis Avenue in Manassas.

Looking for a fun way to earn points for parents next year? The Spirit Committee needs fun people and new ideas for next year’s spirit events. This is a great way to make community business contacts, host parties without the traditional hassles, and to learn the tremendous contribution that the PTO makes to the school. This position is worth 60 points for parents and requires 5-6 hours per month.  This is a great opportunity for friends to work together and to have fun while doing it. For more information contact: Holly Crocker at 703-330-8329 or Holly Stefonsky at 703-754-9386.

End of Year Reminders

End of Year Calendar:

Final Day for Pre-Kindergarten ~ Thursday, May 27th

Field Day ~ Monday, June 7th (Linton Hall School)

8th Grade Graduation ~ Friday, June 11th (7:00 p.m.)

Kindergarten Luau ~ Monday, June 14th

Kindergarten Program & Final Day ~ Tuesday, June 15th (10:00 a.m.)

Final Day for Grades 1-7 ~ Wednesday, June 16th (10:30 a.m. dismissal)

Cafeteria Lunch Payments:

As we are approaching the end of the school year we would like to remind all parents that all monies owed to the cafeteria must be paid promptly.  Notices of monies owed and monies still on account were sent home with all students last week. Also, beginning on June 1st, the middle school students will not be able to charge any lunches.  They must either have money on account, pay in advance or pay on a daily basis. Otherwise, they will receive a bologna and cheese sandwich for lunch. Thank you for your help and please call if you have any questions.

Extended Day Program: Extended Day services will continue the next three weeks and be available before and after school through Tuesday, June 15th.  There will be no Extended Day Program on Wednesday, June 16th.  All students will dismiss at 10:30 a.m. following the Closing Mass & Awards Ceremony.  Please make arrangements for your children to be picked up if you anticipate being unavailable at that time.

Report Cards: Report cards and awards will be issued on the final day of school, June 16th.  Since the office will have a record of your child’s final grades at the close of the year, you may retain these cards.

Medications: All medications must be picked up from the clinic no later than Monday, June 14th.  Since students are not authorized to carry medication, it is necessary for parents to visit the clinic to pick up medications prior to the close of the year. Medications remaining after the final day will be discarded.

Summer Office Hours: The school office will remain open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. during the months of June and August.  The office will be closed during the month of July.  The office will reopen on Tuesday, August 3rd.  Should you need to contact school personnel during the summer months, please do not hesitate to leave a message on the answering machine.  We will make every effort to return your call in a timely manner.

Important Dates for the Upcoming Year

¨       Orientation Day (Students and parents are invited to visit the school, meet new teachers, and pick up supply orders.) – Friday, August 27th.

¨       6th Annual Back-to School Barbecue hosted by the PTO – Friday, August 27th, (5:30-7:30 p.m.)

¨       First Day of School ~ Noon Dismissal (Grades K-8) – Monday, August 30th

¨       First Day of Pre-Kindergarten – Wednesday, September 8th

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, May 26th 6th Grade Field Trip ~ Medieval Times

5th Grade Field Trip ~ Baltimore

Thursday, May 27th Final Day of Pre-Kindergarten

Friday, May 28th Point for Parents Fees due

Deadline for Payment in Full with 5% Tuition Discount

Volunteer Appreciation Mass (8:30 a.m.)

2nd Grade Fiesta

Monday, May 31st Holiday ~ Memorial Day

Tuesday, June 1st 7th Grade Field Trip ~ Manassas Battlefield

PTO Executive Board Meeting

Wednesday, June 2nd 4th Quarter Gold Medal Readers Celebration

Thursday, June 3rd Retirement Mass for Mrs. Evans (7:00 p.m.)

Friday, June 4th Breakfast in Honor of “Demerit Free” Middle School Students

Saturday, June 5th Algebra Exemption Exam

Being sent home with each student:

4   School Supply Pack Order Forms

Links

4  K-2 Summer Books from Summerbook Company ~ www.summerbookcompany.com

4  Middle School Summer Math Log ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/summer-math-log-2010.pdf

4  Middle School Summer Math Log Instructions ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/parents/summer-requirements-program/

4  Middle School Summer Reading Requirements ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/parents/summer-requirements-program/

4  School Supply Packs Order Form ~  http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/schoolsupplyorder-2010.pdf

4  School Supply Packs Online Ordering ~ www.epipacks.com

4  K-2 Student Survey (parents please help your K-2nd grader) ~ http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N8JX667

4  3rd-8th Grade Student Survey ~ http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/H5HT37F

4  Parent Survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N8PJTRZ

4  Parish Volunteer Mass & Reception ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/VolunteerRecep-june23.pdf

The Sentinel – Volume 10, Issue 35

Message from the Principal

The celebration of our distinction as a 2009 Blue Ribbon School of Excellence continued last Thursday as our community gathered for Mass with Bishop Loverde.  The special liturgy provided us with an opportunity to thank God for the many blessings we have received as a school and, more importantly, the many wonderful people who are part of our story.  It was truly a joy to have Bishop Loverde as our celebrant and to know of his pride in our success.  In recognition of our Blue Ribbon status, Bishop Loverde has granted our community a “day off from school”.  As such, All Saints will not be required to make up the required third “snow day”.  The final day of school will be Wednesday, June 16th.

Our school was also honored to have Senator Charles Colgan in attendance at our Mass of celebration.  Senator Colgan is the longest serving member of the Virginia State Senate and a long-time parishioner of All Saints.  Senator Colgan presented our community with Senate Joint Resolution 148, an official commendation for All Saints Catholic School.  A beautifully framed copy of the document will be displayed at the front entrance of the school.

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As announced at last week’s concert, this year our band competed at the middle school level at the Music in the Parks event in Hershey, Pennsylvania.  As the band has previously participated at the elementary level, this change has provided an opportunity for a higher level of competition for our students.

I am proud to announce that our band received a rating of “Excellent” and a second-place finish at this year’s event.  The fact that our students performed so well, competing with five other middle school bands, is a strong testament to the dedication of the students as well as the leadership of the directors.  Congratulations to Mr. Ward, Mr. Moccio and all of the students on this outstanding accomplishment!

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Despite steady rain and a chilly wind off Bull Run Mountain, the 10th Annual Golf Tournament held at Evergreen Country Club on Monday was a great success.  Once again, it was wonderful to see so many parishioners and community members returning for another day of fellowship and fundraising in support of our parish school.  I wish to thank our title sponsors, the Knights of Columbus and Anderson Construction Company, for their continued generosity and support of this event.

The success of the tournament was dependent upon the dedication of a number of school parents.  Led by Mr. Jim Switzer, tournament chairperson, they worked diligently behind the scenes for months, coordinating marketing efforts, ticket sales, corporate sponsorship, and the many details that are essential to insuring a smoothly-run event.  I am truly grateful for their many hours of service.

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This week I wish to share with you that two additional members of our professional staff will not be returning next year.  Miss Nichole Dalusung, music teacher, has resigned her position in order to devote more time to her graduate studies.  During this past semester she has fulfilled the requirements for a Masters Degree in Music and will commence her doctoral studies in the fall.  During her three years as our music teacher, Miss Dalusung has made a wonderful contribution to our school community. Through her love of music and her love of the Catholic faith she has been a wonderful example for her students.  We will long remember her work in preparing the children so beautifully for the annual Christmas pageant.

Mrs. Sniffen, our school nurse, has also decided to resign at the close of this year in order to pursue other professional opportunities.  With a deep knowledge of the nursing profession and extensive experience in the health care field, Mrs. Sniffen has provided first-class care for the students, faculty and staff of All Saints over the course of the past several years.  We are grateful for her professionalism and expertise and all that she has done in support of the health and well-being of our community.

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As we approach the end of the academic year, we would like to request parent feedback on two aspects of our program, both of which are related to student formation.  The first is the follow up survey that is part of our Bullying Program.  An initial survey was distributed to parents in the fall, the results of which were recently communicated via the weekly newsletter.  In an effort to measure progress and to ensure that we are aware of any concerns related to bullying in our community, all parents are invited to complete the electronic survey prepared by our school counselor, Mrs. Karcher.  Parents are encouraged to visit the following link to complete the survey:

ø      K-2 Student Survey (parents please help your K-2nd grader) complete the following survey:http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N8JX667

ø      3rd-8th Grade Student Survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/H5HT37F

ø      Parent Survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N8PJTRZ

The second survey pertains to the effectiveness of our Virtue Program.  This past year, Mrs. Evans and Mrs. Cummings, second grade teachers, have built their professional goals around the re-introduction of this program across all grade levels.  As such, they would like to request your feedback and input to be used in planning the program for next year.  After completing the attached survey, please forward your responses to the front office.

It is estimated that completion of both surveys will only require several minutes.  However, the information you provide is vitally important.  In advance, thank you for your participation of our efforts to continue to advance in excellence!

Student Council Election Results

On Monday the students in grades four through seven participated in the annual Student Council Association election. Congratulations to the following students who were selected by their peers to serve as leaders of this important organization during the 2010-2011 school year.

President   –   Caroline R.

Vice President – Monica G.

Secretary/Historian – Samantha E.

School Spirit/Publicity – Will P.

Finance  – Brandon M.

Health, Safety & Ecology  – Christine M.

Religious Activities/Academic Life  – Mary Kate H.

Pennies for Love ~ Outpouring of Generosity!

Thanks to the generosity of the students, the SCA collected $1,461.20 in support of Paul VI’s Options Program and a continued scholarship for one student in Kenya, Africa.

Congratulations to the 4th Grade class for winning the contest by collecting a grand total of $321.86.

Volunteer Appreciation Mass

All volunteers are cordially invited to attend our school Mass on Friday, May 28th.  During the Mass there will be a special moment of recognition for all of our volunteers as we thank God for the blessing they have been to our community this past year.

Race for Education ~ Contribution Update

As of today, the counting team has already processed $ 29,000 in donations and more contributions continue to arrive in the school office each day!

As previously announced, 15% of the proceeds from the event will be sent directly to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.  Again this year, the funds will be earmarked for the fund begun by Catie O’Brien, a Catholic school student from Pennsylvania who died of cancer in January of 2009.  Her wish was to raise enough money to have all of the expenses paid in her name at St. Jude’s Hospital one day a year.

Tuition Discount for Payment in Full

Parents who submit payment in full for 2010-2011 tuition are eligible for a 5% discount if the payment is received in the office no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 28, 2010.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Joyce D’Eugenio, administrative assistant, at 703-368-4400.

Spring Tuition Payments

As we approach the close of the school year, parents are reminded of the importance of making timely tuition payments.  With the final tuition payment due to the school during May, those families who have recently fallen behind schedule during this time of continued economic challenge are asked to use the first two weeks of June as an opportunity to pay any outstanding tuition or fees.  Please remember, prompt payment of tuition is essential for the school to remain financially strong and to be able to cover the continued expenses of utilities and salaries for our faculty and staff.

Points for Parents Program ~ Year End Totals

This week the office will issue individualized letters to each family, confirming the number of points reflected in the school database and a corresponding fee for unearned points.  Families are asked to submit payment for outstanding points by Friday, May 28th

Retirement Mass for Mrs. Evans

In appreciation for all that she has done for our community and in celebration of her years of service, the school and parish are cordially invited to attend a Retirement Mass in Honor of Mrs. Evans on Thursday, June 3rd at 7:00 p.m. in the church.

VIRTUS Update Training Sessions

One of the diocesan requirements regarding the safe environment initiative is that of annual VIRTUS training.  Through attendance at the 30 minute video training, faculty, staff and volunteers alike are reminded of important practical measures that we can implement to maintain a safe environment.  Those who have not yet attended the VIRTUS update training ~ or did so during the winter/spring of 2009 ~ are required to attend one of the sessions in order to maintain full compliance with the program and eligibility for volunteering. While there is no need to register on-line for this session, for planning purposes please contact Mrs. Janet Smith, VIRTUS coordinator, to confirm your plans to attend.

The next VIRTUS update training has been scheduled for Saturday, May 22nd (Meeting Room 1 @ 10:30 a.m.)

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

Race for Education ~ Schedule for Redemption of Prize Cards

Thanks to the students and parents of All Saints, our school mailed 5,300 letters requesting financial support for the 5th Annual Race for Education.  Prize Cards have already been distributed to students who met the criteria and may be redeemed according to the following schedule:

Tuesday, May 25th Designated Dress-Down Day

End of Year Calendar

Field Day ~ Monday, June 7th (Linton Hall School)
Final Day for Pre-Kindergarten ~ Thursday, May 27th
8th Grade Graduation ~ Friday, June 11th (7:00 p.m.)
Kindergarten Luau ~ Monday, June 14th
Kindergarten Program & Final Day ~ Tuesday, June 15th (10:00 a.m.)
Final Day for Grades 1-7 ~ Wednesday, June 16th (10:30 a.m. dismissal)

Many of our current families learned about the value of an All Saints education through a personal reference from an existing school family.  Again this year we would like to reward you for promoting the school to your family and friends!  Through theNew Student Referral Program, your family can receive a $200.00 tuition credit for referring a new family to All Saints Catholic School.  For more information about this program, please see the attached flyer.  Help to spread the word about the success and tradition of All Saints Catholic School!

Spirit News – Coming up!

Join us this Friday, May 21st, for swimming at the Freedom Center anytime between 3:30-9 pm.  All swimmers pay only $4. Splash in the leisure pool, slide down the water slide or jump off the diving board. There’s something for everyone! What a great way to spend a Friday afternoon or evening with your friends. No RSVP required. Please bring the flyer and turn it in at the front desk when you pay. Reminder, no food is allowed at the Freedom Center so plan accordingly. The Freedom Center is located at 10900 University Blvd, Manassas, VA 20110 703 993-8444.

Looking for a fun way to contribute your talents to the school next year? The Spirit Committee needs fun people and new ideas for next year’s spirit events. This is a great way to make community business contacts, host parties without the traditional hassles, and to learn the tremendous contribution that the PTO makes to the school. This position is worth 60 points for parents and requires 5-6 hours per month.  This is a great opportunity for friends to work together and to have fun while doing it. For more information contact Holly Crocker at 703 330-8329 or Holly Stephonsky at 703 754-9386.

VOLUNTEER CORNER

Did you enjoy meeting with friends this year at Chuck E. Cheese’s, Chik-Fil-A and Bowl America? Then please consider being a part of the Spirit Committee for the 2010-2011 year!  We welcome your ideas-please contact Holly Stefonsky at 703-754-9386.

Open House and Summer Camps at JP the Great High School

First, have you heard? JP is offering summer camps! Rising 6-9th graders are encouraged to discover summer fun in our sports camps and enrichment classes. For more information, please contact Miss Wright: 703-445-0305. Second, ourPreview Open House for 5 – 7th graders is back! Join us Wednesday, June 2nd from 7-8:30pm. Meet our principal, teachers, and WOLF mascot while learning more about your new high school! Contact Ms. Cole for more information: 703-445-0300, or visit www.jpthegreat.org

Cat Chat Live!

This is an amazing performance that will help your little ones grow in their faith.

When:  Sat., May 22nd – 1:00 pm (family concert)

Where: St. John the Evangelist Catholic School, 111 King Street, Warrenton, VA

http://www.catchat.ca/concerts/concertInfo.php?cid=052210

For Tickets: Contact Teresa Paccassi @ 540-878-6900

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 20th Spring Choral Concert ~ Grades 5 & 7 (gym/7:30 p.m.)

Friday, May 21st 4th Grade Field Trip to Mount Vernon

Spirit Activity: Freedom Center (3:30-9:00 p.m.)

Saturday, May 22nd VIRTUS Update Training (Mtg. Room 1 @ 10:30 a.m.)

Tuesday, May 25th Race for Education Dress Down Day Option

Race for Education Pizza Lunch Celebration

Band Concert for School (Gym/2:00 p.m.)

Band Ice Cream Social (2:30 p.m.)

Enrollment Management Team Meeting (art room/7:00 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 26th 6th Grade Field Trip ~ Medieval Times

5th Grade Field Trip ~ Baltimore

Thursday, May 27th Final Day of Pre-Kindergarten

Friday, May 28th Point for Parents Fees due

Deadline for Payment in Full with 5% Tuition Discount

Volunteer Appreciation Mass (8:30 a.m.)

2nd Grade Fiesta

Coming Home with Each Child

ø      Field Day Flyer

Coming Home with 5th – 7th Graders

ø      JP the Great Preview Open House for 5th – 7th Grade Students

Links

§  Invitation for Mary Ann Evans’ Retirement Mass Celebration ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/Evansinvite.jpg

§  Parent Virtus Program Survey ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/ParentVirtuesSurvey.pdf

§  Field Day ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/field-day-2010.pdf

§  Spirit Event Flyer for Freedom Center ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/2010-05-21FreedomCenter.jpg

§  Back to School BBQ Flyer ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/parents/pto/back-to-school-bbq/

§  Pope John Paul the Great High School Preview Open House Flyer for 5th – 7th Graders ~http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/PreviewOpenHouse-June2010.pdf

The Sentinel – Volume 10, Issue 34

Message from the Principal

It has been a joy and a privilege to observe our second grade students receiving their First Communion over the course of the past two weeks.  I am so proud of each of them and our school community rejoices in their reception of this Sacrament for the first time.  May they always be as close to Jesus as they are at this moment!  I wish to thank our second grade teachers, Mrs. Cummings and Mrs. Evans, for so beautifully preparing the children.  Through their teaching and by their example they inspire the children to grow in their faith each day.

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Thank you to all parents and guardians for your support of the new dismissal system.  More than one week into the routine, the revised process seems to be working well.  With this said, we invite any feedback that you wish to offer in helping us to further refine the system.  The summer time will provide us an opportunity to make “minor adjustments” as we plan for the 2010-2011 academic year.

A couple of reminders in regards to parking:

It is very important that school parents refrain from parking in the spaces reserved for members of the clergy.  (The parking spaces reserved for the priests and deacons are located adjacent to the parish office building, directly in front of the school.)  By the nature of their ministry, the priests and deacons need to be able to quickly come and go as they respond to the needs of the parish community, most especially emergency calls.

Many of the parish staff park in the area just behind those spaces reserved for the clergy, directly adjacent to Bay 1.  While the lot is not identified as reserved for parish staff, given the fact that they too have varying hours that sometimes extend into the late evening, I would like to request that school parents and volunteers refrain from parking in this lot as well.  All visiting parents are asked to park in the lot directly in front of the construction site.

In advance, thank you for your cooperation with these requests.  As members of an exceptionally large and vibrant community, it is important that we do our part to maintain an environment of courtesy and respect.

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Once again it was wonderful to see the students running with such spirit at our annual Race for Education!  Their enthusiasm was matched only by that of their parents who cheered them on from the sidelines and in a number of cases, participated in the event.  I wish to again thank all of our donors from across the country and around the globe who so generously contributed to the success of this program.

As of today, the counting team has already processed $24,000. in donations and more contributions continue to arrive in the school office each day!

As previously announced, 15% of the proceeds from the event will be sent directly to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.  Again this year, the funds will be earmarked for the fund begun by Catie O’Brien, a Catholic school student from Pennsylvania who died of cancer in January of 2009.  Her wish was to raise enough money to have all of the expenses paid in her name at St. Jude’s Hospital one day a year.

I want to thank Mrs. Beth Ross and Mrs. Marjorie Collins for serving as co-coordinators of our 5th Annual Race for Education. They invested many hours in planning for the big day and continue to volunteer in the school each week, recording and depositing the many contributions.  I am also grateful to the volunteers who worked behind the scenes, processing mailers and assisting on the day of the event.  The many supportive hands assisting with the hole-punching of race cards and water stations helped to insure a safe and enjoyable event for the children, start to finish!

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This year the State of Virginia has implemented several changes related to required immunizations for school attendance.  As these updates are specific to grade levels and affect students at the time of entry or transfer to another school, I have asked our school nurse to compile a summary as a helpful guide to our parent community.  Attached to this week’s newsletter, please find a copy of this document: 2010-2011 New School Physical/Immunization Requirements.  Please give this information careful attention and do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Sniffen should you have any questions about the requirements.

A recent Virginia law requires the state Department of Health to provide parents of rising sixth grade girls with information on HPV and HPV vaccines.  According to this law, schools (including nonpublic schools) are responsible for providing this information to those parents before the end of the current school year.  As such, within the next couple of weeks a letter from the State of Virginia will be forwarded to parents of rising sixth grade girls.  This correspondence will be preceded by a letter from the Virginia Catholic Conference in which the two bishops of our state have provided guidance to parents in making a decision relative to this immunization.

Welcome Miss. Varela ~ New 2nd Grade Teacher

Miss Mary Varela has accepted the position of 2nd grade teacher at All Saints beginning with the 2010-2011 academic year. Miss Varela is a graduate of Canisius College in Buffalo, New York where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education with a concentration in science.  For the past three years she has served as the Kindergarten teacher at Incarnation Catholic School, a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in Sarasota, Florida.  She has training and experience in differentiation of instruction as well as the use of creative drama and literacy centers to enhance the reading and writing program.  Through her knowledge of curriculum, strong organizational skills, and enthusiastic personality, she will be a wonderful addition to the faculty at our school.

10th Annual Golf Tournament ~ Evergreen Country Club

On Monday, May 17th All Saints Parish will host the 10th Annual Golf Tournament at Evergreen Golf & Country Club in Haymarket, Virginia. The monies raised through the Golf Tournament will be used to support the work of the PTO, an organization that enhances the programs and facilities of All Saints Catholic School through annual fundraising initiatives. The financial contributions of individuals and businesses over the last several years have funded major projects in our school, such as the installation of a state-of-the-art computer lab and media center, a new playground, and an interactive electronic whiteboard in every classroom, Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.

As a first-class fundraiser that is being promoted in the surrounding community, the tournament provides a wonderful opportunity for local businesses to advertise their goods/services.  For more information about corporate sponsorship and ticket information, please visit us online at www.AllSaintsGolf.com. You may also email us at info@allsaintsgolf.com or contact Jim Switzer at 571-330-8381.

Student Outreach ~ Earthquake Relief

Through the generosity of our students, $425.53 has been contributed in support of earthquake relief for Haiti.  Additionally, through the sale of “Haiti Bracelets”, a total of $361.70 has been received in support of this important outreach.  Thank you to Josephine Bennett, Megan Stalker, Katie Walk and Allison Rice for organizing this wonderful project!

Tuition Assistance Program

The Tuition Assistance Committee has completed the process of reviewing the financial analysis provided by FACTS.  All families who have applied for tuition assistance for 2010-2011 should receive a letter of response within the next ten days.

Tuition Discount for Payment in Full

Parents who submit payment in full for 2010-2011 tuition are eligible for a 5% discount if the payment is received in the office no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 28, 2010.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Joyce D’Eugenio, administrative assistant, at 703-368-4400.

Spring Tuition Payments

As we approach the close of the school year, parents are reminded of the importance of making timely tuition payments.  With the final tuition payment due to the school during May, those families who have recently fallen behind schedule during this time of continued economic challenge are asked to use the first two weeks of June as an opportunity to pay any outstanding tuition or fees.  Please remember, prompt payment of tuition is essential for the school to remain financially strong and to be able to cover the continued expenses of utilities and salaries for our faculty and staff.

Faculty Member to serve on DFE Visiting Team

For the remainder of the week, Mrs. Sweeney will be serving on the Design for Excellence Visiting Team at St. Rita School in Alexandria.  We congratulate her on being selected for this important role and wish her every success during the experience.

“Blue Ribbon Mass” with Bishop Loverde

The mass in celebration of our school’s recognition as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence will take place tomorrow at 10:00 a.m.  All school families and friends are cordially invited to join us for this special time of prayer and thanksgiving.

Points for Parents Program ~ Year End Totals

This week the office will issue individualized letters to each family, confirming the number of points reflected in the school database and a corresponding fee for unearned points.  Families are asked to submit payment for outstanding points by Friday, May 28th

Retirement Mass for Mrs. Evans

In appreciation for all that she has done for our community and in celebration of her years of service, the school and parish are cordially invited to attend a Retirement Mass in Honor of Mrs. Evans on Thursday, June 3rd at 7:00 p.m. in the church.

VIRTUS Update Training Sessions

One of the diocesan requirements regarding the safe environment initiative is that of annual VIRTUS training.  Through attendance at the 30 minute video training, faculty, staff and volunteers alike are reminded of important practical measures that we can implement to maintain a safe environment.  Those who have not yet attended the VIRTUS update training ~ or did so during the winter/spring of 2009 ~ are required to attend one of the sessions in order to maintain full compliance with the program and eligibility for volunteering. While there is no need to register on-line for this session, for planning purposes please contact Mrs. Janet Smith, VIRTUS coordinator, to confirm your plans to attend.

The next VIRTUS update training has been scheduled for Saturday, May 22nd (Meeting Room 1 @ 10:30 a.m.)

All Saints Spring Choral Concert

Join us in the gym on Thursday May 20that 7:30 pm for the All Saints Spring Choral Concert, I’m Gonna Sing when the Spirit Says Sing! – an evening of Spirituals and other “toe-tapping” songs featuring the 5th and 7th grade.

5th and 7th graders should report to the gym at 7:15 pm. Dress code for concert: jean bottoms (capris/long pants- no shorts/skirts), summer uniform shoes/socks, solid color top (any color, no large words/logos across the front please).

Blue Ribbon Outreach for May

In celebration of our Blue Ribbon status we will be collecting items for Birth Right this month.  A list of requested items follows:

Formula-Similac Advnced                    Books, such as What to Expect When You’re Expecting

Diapers                                                   Baby Wipes

Baby Shampoo                                      Baby Lotion

Walmart Gift Cards                                Baby Clothes (0 – 9 mos.) New or gently used.

No clothes larger than 9 mos.

Note: Birthright can not accept furniture, car seats, cribs, swings, baby baths, etc.

Spirit News ~ Coming up!

Make plans now for swimming at the Freedom Center on Friday, May 21st from 3:30-9 pm. All swimmers pay only $4. This was a great event last year and we had nearly the whole place to ourselves. Come join the fun in the leisure pool with the dumping buckets, slide down the water slide or jump off the diving board. There’s something for everyone! No RSVP required. Please bring the flyer and turn it in at the front desk when you pay. Reminder, no food is allowed at the Freedom Center so plan accordingly. The Freedom Center is located at 10900 University Blvd, Manassas, VA 20110 703 993-8444.

Drama & Art Camps in Catholic Setting:  Early Bird Discounts!

All Saints in Manassas & St. Mark in Vienna are hosting the Spotlight on the Arts Summer Camps which features one week day camps for youth from Pre-K through 12th grade held at the end of July.  There are a variety of camp offerings including Art Explorer Camp, Arts & Crafts Fun Camp, Drama Bootcamp, and Camp Broadway.  These camps are taught by Catholics with extensive training in their fields in addition to experience working with young people.  There are early bird discounts offered for registrations received in the next few weeks.

To get the brochure on-line go to http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/plugins/download-monitor/download.php?id=SpotlightontheArtsCamps2010.pdf or contact Rob Tessier, Camp Director, attessier@allsaintsva.org or 703-393-2141.

Important News from JP the Great High School

First, have you heard? JP is offering summer camps! Rising 6-9th graders are encouraged to discover summer fun in our sports camps and enrichment classes. For more information, please contact Miss Wright: 703-445-0305. Second, ourpreview night for 5 – 7th graders is back! Join us June 2nd from 7-8pm for an open house. Learn more about your new high school! Contact Ms. Cole for more information: 703-445-0300, or visit www.jpthegreat.org.

PVI Girl’s Soccer Camp

Girl’s Summer Soccer Camp at Paul VI Catholic High School. July 5-9th. Ages 7-13. Information and Registration Form available at paulvi.net- athletics-girl’s team- soccer”.

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

Race for Education ~ Schedule for Redemption of Prize Cards

Thanks to the students and parents of All Saints, our school mailed 5,300 letters requesting financial support for the 5th Annual Race for Education.  Prize Cards have already been distributed to students who met the criteria and may be redeemed according to the following schedule:

Tuesday, May 18th Designated Dress-Down Day

Tuesday, May 25th Designated Dress-Down Day

End of Year Calendar

Field Day ~ Monday, June 7th (Linton Hall School)

Final Day for Pre-Kindergarten ~ Thursday, May 27th

8th Grade Graduation ~ Friday, June 11th (7:00 p.m.)

Kindergarten Luau ~ Monday, June 14th

Kindergarten Program & Final Day ~ Tuesday, June 15th (10:00 a.m.)

Final Day for Grades 1-7 ~ Wednesday, June 16th (10:30 a.m. dismissal)

Message from Splendid Portraits

The Staff at Splendid Portraits hopes that you are delighted with your Spring Portraits.  If you plan to return any of your Spring Pictures, please return them to the school office.

Many of our current families learned about the value of an All Saints education through a personal reference from an existing school family.  Again this year we would like to reward you for promoting the school to your family and friends!  Through theNew Student Referral Program, your family can receive a $200.00 tuition credit for referring a new family to All Saints Catholic School.  For more information about this program, please see the attached flyer.  Help to spread the word about the success and tradition of All Saints Catholic School!

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 13th Blue Ribbon Mass with the Bishop (10:00 a.m.)

4th Quarter Interims

Friday, May 14th Band Trip to Hershey Park (5:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.)

Great Ghost Chase at Linton Hall School for members of the Running Club

Noon Dismissal

Monday, May 17th 10th Annual Golf Tournament ~ Evergreen Country Club

SCA Speeches & Election for 2010-2011

Tuesday, May 18th Race for Education Dress Down Day Option

EPSF Kindergarten Screening Parent Meeting (Art Room/7:00)

Wednesday, May 19th SCA sponsored Dress in Red Day for Red Ribbon Celebration

Drug & Alcohol Abuse Presentation, Manassas City Police representative ~ Grades 4-8

Thursday, May 20th Spring Choral Concert ~ Grades 5 & 7 (gym/7:30 p.m.)

Friday, May 21st 4th Grade Field Trip to Mount Vernon

Spirit Activity: Freedom Center (3:30-9:00 p.m.)

Saturday, May 22nd VIRTUS Update Training (Mtg. Room 1 @ 10:30 a.m.)

Items Going Home With Oldest Child

§  American Red Cross 8th Annual Frances Kelly Blood Drive flyer

Links

§  2010 – 2011 Physical and Immunization Requirements ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/parents/health-and-wellness/physicalimmunization-requirements/

§  Red Ribbon Day Flyer ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/Red_Ribbon_Flyer-2010.pdf

§  Spirit Event Flyer for Freedom Center ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/2010-05-21FreedomCenter.jpg

§  Bishop O’Connell Summer Baseball Camp Flyer ~ Summer Baseball Camp at Bishop O’Connell High School

The Sentinel – Volume 10, Issue 33

Message from the Principal

After observing the first two days of our new afternoon dismissal, I am very pleased with the progress we are making.  Again, I wish to thank all parents and guardians for their careful attention to the details.  With all of us working together, we have implemented a complex new system with minimal disruption.  I also want to congratulate Mrs. Campagna and the faculty on a job very well done.  Through their dedication and commitment to “getting it right”, they have successfully designed and implemented an effective new carpool system for our community.  What an outstanding team they are!

For the past several days we have been blessed with dry weather, providing ideal conditions for introducing the new program. Now that everyone is familiar with the new procedures and we have experienced a level of success, it is important that we turn our focus to the process for “rainy day dismissal”.

The good news is that the process for “rainy day” dismissal is nearly identical to that of our “regular” dismissal.  Parents are asked to park in the same assigned bays and the traffic patterns will remain the same.  The one change is that the students will not gather in lines for carpool pick up.  Rather, parents will be asked to stand directly in front of the row of cars in which their vehicles are parked.  The students will exit the building in an orderly fashion and look for their parents standing at the front of a row in their assigned bay.  Once they see their parents, the students will walk directly to them across the parking lot.  Faculty members will be present to monitor this process and there will be an assigned staff member on both sides of the building to gather and supervise those students who do not immediately see their parents.

On Friday of this week, All Saints will host it’s first “rainy day simulation” to provide both parents and students an opportunity to practice this new procedure.  This will also allow us to review the process and make any needed adjustments prior to any inclement weather.

The additional good news is that if this works ~ and I have every confidence that it will ~ the calling of numbers over the PA system will be a thing of the past.  At the end of the day, I believe we will have identified a system that is predictable and easier to execute regardless of weather conditions.  Thanks for your continued support and patience during the transition!

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Linked to this week’s newsletter is an important memo from our Superintendent, Sr. Bernadette McManigal regarding a recent voluntary recall of more than 40 over-the-counter medications for infants and children.  Please take a moment to review the list of attached medications and to review the guidance provided by the Office of Catholic Schools.  Should you have any questions about this recall or need to replace medications you have provided to our clinic, please contact Mrs. Sniffen at 703-368-4400.

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Tomorrow all of the students at All Saints will participate in the 5th Annual Race for Education. As the largest fundraiser for the school community, the Race provides important financial support for initiatives that would otherwise be beyond reach.

The following are a list of important reminders for all students and parents regarding Thursday’s event.

1)       All students in grades K-8 are asked to wear their P.E. uniforms to school on Thursday.  Students enrolled in the Pre-K are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing appropriate for running.

2)       While all students will be participating in the Race for Education activities, only those students who brought in sponsor names or a flat donation will be eligible for prizes.

3)       Students need not bring water bottles to the Race for Education.  Two water stations will be available to students throughout the race.

4)       Students who are absent on Thursday will be able to run a later date.

5)       Lunch will be served in the cafeteria at the regularly scheduled time.

The schedule for Thursday’s Race is as follows.  We hope that many of you will be able to join us for a wonderful day of fun and fellowship!

Grades Pre-K, K & 1             8:45 to 9:45 a.m.

Grades 2-3                             10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Grades 6-8                             12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Grades Pre-K3, 4-5               1:45 to 2:45 p.m.

As of today, the counting team has already processed more than $19,300 in donations and more contributions continue to arrive in the school office each day!

It is not too late to volunteer to assist with the event.  If you would like to help, please contact Mrs. Marjorie Collins at 703-365-9686. This is a great opportunity for parents to show support for the school and at the same time earn Points for Parents!  Please plan to join us for what promises to be a great day of fun and fellowship!

“Blue Ribbon Mass” with Bishop Loverde

The mass in celebration of our school’s recognition as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 13th at 10:00 a.m.  All school families and friends are cordially invited to join us for this special time of prayer and thanksgiving.

Retirement Mass for Mrs. Evans

In appreciation for all that she has done for our community and in celebration of her years of service, the school and parish are cordially invited to attend a Retirement Mass in Honor of Mrs. Evans on Thursday, June 3rd at 7:00 p.m. in the church.

10th Annual Golf Tournament ~ Evergreen Country Club

On Monday, May 17th All Saints Parish will host the 10th Annual Golf Tournament at Evergreen Golf & Country Club in Haymarket, Virginia. The monies raised through the Golf Tournament will be used to support the work of the PTO, an organization that enhances the programs and facilities of All Saints Catholic School through annual fundraising initiatives. The financial contributions of individuals and businesses over the last several years have funded major projects in our school, such as the installation of a state-of-the-art computer lab and media center, a new playground, and an interactive electronic whiteboard in every classroom, Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.

As a first-class fundraiser that is being promoted in the surrounding community, the tournament provides a wonderful opportunity for local businesses to advertise their goods/services.  For more information about corporate sponsorship and ticket information, please visit us online at www.AllSaintsGolf.com. You may also email us at info@allsaintsgolf.com or contact Jim Switzer at 571-330-8381.

Virtue of the Month ~ Peacemaking

To foster the virtue of peacemaking, we will encourage the students to adopt the following practices:

  1. Be kind to all you meet today.
  2. Make peace with others at the end of the school day.
  3. Stay calm no matter what happens to you today.
  4. Say part of St. Francis’ Peace Prayer to yourself today.
  5. Apologize the minute you know that you have offended someone.
  6. Do an extra act of kindness for your family tonight.
  7. Take care of your family pet without complaining.
  8. Make peace with family members before going to sleep.
  9. Be a peacemaker.  Calm your friends while playing games.
  10. Greet your neighbor politely.
  11. Say a prayer for peace throughout the world.

Prayer of the Month ~ Peace Prayer

Let there be peace on earth and let it begin with me.

Lord, let me help sad people be happy.

Let me forgive those who hurt me.

And let me bring your love to all.

Amen

VIRTUS Update Training Sessions

One of the diocesan requirements regarding the safe environment initiative is that of annual VIRTUS training.  Through attendance at the 30 minute video training, faculty, staff and volunteers alike are reminded of important practical measures that we can implement to maintain a safe environment.  Those who have not yet attended the VIRTUS update training ~ or did so during the winter/spring of 2009 ~ are required to attend one of the sessions in order to maintain full compliance with the program and eligibility for volunteering. While there is no need to register on-line for this session, for planning purposes please contact Mrs. Janet Smith, VIRTUS coordinator, to confirm your plans to attend.

The next VIRTUS update training has been scheduled for Saturday, May 22nd (Meeting Room 1 @ 10:30 a.m.)

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

Race for Education ~ Schedule for Redemption of Prize Cards

Thanks to the students and parents of All Saints, our school mailed 5,300 letters requesting financial support for the 5th Annual Race for Education.  Prize Cards have already been distributed to students who met the criteria and may be redeemed according to the following schedule:

Tuesday, May 4th Designated Dress-Down Day

Tuesday, May 18th Designated Dress-Down Day

Tuesday, May 25th Designated Dress-Down Day

End of Year Calendar

Field Day ~ Monday, June 7th (Linton Hall School)

Final Day for Pre-Kindergarten ~ Thursday, May 27th

8th Grade Graduation ~ Friday, June 11th (7:00 p.m.)

Kindergarten Luau ~ Monday, June 14th

Kindergarten Program & Final Day ~ Tuesday, June 15th (10:00 a.m.)

Final Day for Grades 1-7 ~ Wednesday, June 16th (10:30 a.m. dismissal)

Points for Parents Program ~ Year End Totals

Within the next week the office will issue individualized letters to each family, confirming the number of points reflected in the school database and a corresponding fee for unearned points.  Families are asked to submit payment for outstanding points by Friday, May 28th

Many of our current families learned about the value of an All Saints education through a personal reference from an existing school family.  Again this year we would like to reward you for promoting the school to your family and friends!  Through theNew Student Referral Program, your family can receive a $200.00 tuition credit for referring a new family to All Saints Catholic School.  For more information about this program, please see the attached flyer.  Help to spread the word about the success and tradition of All Saints Catholic School!

Spirit News ~ Coming Up!

Come join us for lunch at Chick-Fil-A next Monday, May 10th after the noon dismissal. Invite your friends, carpool buddies and anyone whom you want to visit with while your children play with their friends. Bring the flyer and the school will receive 15% of the sales. Chick-Fil-A is located off of Rt 28 near the Super Target at 9939 Sowder Village Square, Manassas, VA 20109 703 365-9292.

Make plans now for swimming at the Freedom Center on Friday, May 21st from 3:30-9 pm. All swimmers pay only $4. This was a great event last year and we had nearly the whole place to ourselves. Come join the fun in the leisure pool with the dumping buckets, slide down the water slide or jump off the diving board. There’s something for everyone! No RSVP required. Please bring the flyer and turn it in at the front desk when you pay. Reminder, no food is allowed at the Freedom Center so plan accordingly. The Freedom Center is located at 10900 University Blvd, Manassas, VA 20110 703 993-8444.

Basketball Camps

4Paul VI Boys & Girls Summer Basketball Camps: June 21 – 24 / July 12 – 16 / July 26-30.  Space is available.  Please contact Scott Allen to register at coachsallen@aol.com or 703-856-7157

4St Leo The Great Mini-Hoopster Camps. June 28 – July 1 / July 19 – 22.  All Rising First Graders – Rising 3rd Graders.

$100.00 per session or $175.00 for both.  Boys Session 9 am – 12 pm / Girls Session 1 pm – 4 pm.

Please Contact Scott Allen at coachsallen@aol.com /703-856-7157 to sign up

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 6th 5th Annual Race for Education

Friday, May 7th School Mass (8:30 a.m.)

May Crowning, immediately following Mass

Graduation & First Communion Photos (9:45 a.m.)

Saturday, May 8th First Communion (10:30 a.m.)

Monday, May 10th Noon Dismissal ~ Professional Development (Curriculum Mapping)

Spirit Activity: Chick Fil-A (see link for details)

Tuesday, May 11th 8th Grade Foreign Language Exam

Battle of the Books

Band Concert (Gym/7:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 12th 7th Grade Field Trip to National Art Gallery

Thursday, May 13th Blue Ribbon Mass with the Bishop (10:00 a.m.)

Friday, May 14th Band Trip to Hershey Park

Great Ghost Chase at Linton Hall School for members of the Running Club

Noon Dismissal

Links

§  Voluntary Medication Recall Notice for 40 Over the Counter Medications  ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/McNeilRecall.pdf

§  Spirit Event Flyer for Chick-Fil-A ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/2010-5-10-Chick-Fil-A.jpg

§  Spirit Event Flyer for Freedom Center ~ http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/2010-05-21FreedomCenter.jpg

§  Cat.Chat Live coming to St. John the Evangelist Catholic School, Sat., May 22 at 1:00 p.m. (see flyer for details) ~http://www.allsaintsvaschool.org/index/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2010/05/catchatflyer.pdf