June 2, 2017

2009 BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE

Archives for November 2016

The Sentinel – November 30, 2016

Principal’s Message Last week the students contributed more than a thousand pounds of food during our annual Thanksgiving Prayer Service.  Following the event,  representatives from the National Junior Honor Society arranged the donations into 37 pre-packaged meals that were later distributed to families in need through the Bethany Food Pantry.  Additionally, thanks to the very generous response of families in our community, our school received $1,453.00 to benefit the St. Lucy Project as part of Catholic Schools Care about Catholic Charities Week.  Through these two outreach programs, our school is truly making a difference in the lives of the poor in our region. This week we have begun our annual journey of Advent, a time of preparation for the celebration of Christ’s birth.  Amidst … [Read more...]

Evening with St. Nicholas – Friday, Dec. 2

Our 8th Annual Evening with St. Nicholas will take place on Friday, December 2nd. The evening will begin with an Advent Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. in the church. The “Procession of the Shoes” will again be led by St. Nicholas himself! St. Nicholas and Mother Seton will be available for photos (bring your own camera) afterwards in the Parish Activities Center. Once again, we will be collecting donations of new shoes, with the proceeds benefitting House of Mercy. Donation guidelines are: NEW plain colors of tennis shoes- white, blue, black, tan, or brown. No character tennis shoes, please. Have a question about volunteering or donations? Contact event co-chair Mrs. Sarah Roccograndi at Sarah.Roccograndi@gmail.com … [Read more...]

Advent Prayer Service

Students celebrate Advent with a school-wide prayer service to celebrate this holy season of "expectant joy." … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – November 22, 2016

Principal’s Message On Saturday evening our community gathered for the annual Auction & Casino Night, a wonderful time of fellowship, fine food, casino-style games and exciting auction items. At the conclusion of the live auction, this year we incorporated a special appeal, providing parents an opportunity to contribute to the expansion of the technology infrastructure at All Saints. We are immensely grateful for the generous support of our school families and parishioners who through their donations provided funding for the purchase of 6 IPads, 11 Chromebooks and $1,500 for additional devices! It was heartwarming to see so many giving so generously to benefit our students! Such a large-scale event was only possible through the dedication of a hard-working team. I wish to … [Read more...]

NJHS Thanksgiving Food Drive

Students in every grade level donated food at the Thanksgiving Prayer Service as part of the National Junior Honor Society's food drive for Bethany Pantry. … [Read more...]