June 1, 2017

2009 BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE

Archives for January 2017

The Sentinel – January 25, 2017

Principal’s Message Next week All Saints will join with schools across our country in celebrating Catholic Schools Week, an annual opportunity to highlight our heritage and distinct mission.  The theme will once again be Catholic Schools ~ Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service. This is the type of community that we strive to cultivate each day at All Saints.  With a commitment to faith formation and academic excellence, the faculty, staff, clergy and parents are united in their efforts to provide our children an experience that is truly life-changing. Next week we pause to give thanks for the gift of Catholic education and the many blessings we share as members of the All Saints community. The following is a list of special activities planned for the week-long … [Read more...]

Science Fair Features Hands-On Learning

Congratulations to the following winners of our annual middle school science fair.  Thank you, Mrs. Cottingham and Mrs. Woolfrey, for your dedication and for all that you did to guide the students through the process. Behavioral & Social Science 3rd place – Chloe Davies 2nd place – Christina Santiago 1st place – Julia Woolfrey Biochemistry 1st place – Skyler Yann Botany 3rd place – Sabrina Yap and Juan Santos (tie) 2nd place – Yohannes Adiamseged 1st place – Abby Yelvington Chemistry 3rd place – Talia Dickson 2nd place – Mike Short 1st place – Katie Ulrich Computer Science 1st place – Zack Kreitzer/Arianna Delgado (tie) Earth & Space Science 1st place – Amelia Slater Engineering 2nd place – Lex Hartung 1st place – Nate Pora Mathematics 2nd … [Read more...]

Now Offering Full Day Pre-Kindergarten

Beginning with the 2017-18 school year, All Saints Catholic School will begin offering three Pre-Kindergarten options for four year old children: • Full Day, 5 Day (8:00 am – 3:00 pm) • Half Day, 5 Day (8:00 – 11:00 am) • Half Day, 4 Day (12:00 noon – 3:00 pm) Now you can choose the option that best meets your child's needs! Looking for a pre-kindergarten or preschool program for your child in the Manassas, Bristow, Gainesville, Haymarket, VA area? Read More About All Saints' Pre-Kindergarten Program RSVP to attend either our January 11 or February 9 Open House. … [Read more...]

It’s Restaurant Week!

Did you know it's "Restaurant Week" in fifth grade? Students are putting their math skills into real world application by learning how math is used in a restaurant setting, from learning how to calculate a tip using percentages and decimals to understanding how to double a recipe using fractions. The connection to everyday life doesn't stop there. Students are learning social skills related to restaurant etiquette and developing cultural awareness by investigating how McDonald's restaurants tailor their menu based on their global location. To round out the week, each fifth grader will participate in a "book tasting" to showcase their summarizing skills. During the book tasting, students will write a short synopsis of a novel or short story to give others an overview of their book. … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – January 18, 2017

Principal’s Message This week I am pleased to share with you the news that Mrs. Lynelle Pora has accepted the position of long-term substitute and will be teaching middle school social studies through the close of the academic year. Mrs. Pora earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education from Northern Arizona University and has completed graduate coursework in both educational leadership and foreign language, specializing in Spanish grammar, language and culture.    She has four years of experience as a 7th grade Spanish and social studies teacher in addition to a wide-range of other educational placements.  Additionally, as an on-call substitute at All Saints, Mrs. Pora is already familiar with the daily routines and procedures of our program.  I am grateful for her … [Read more...]