June 1, 2017

2009 BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE

The Sentinel – Volume 12, Issue 40

Seek Christ in one another; welcome Him into your heart Principal’s Message On Monday evening families and friends gathered with the 8th Grade Class of 2012 to celebrate their successful completion of our program and to wish them continued success and blessings as they transition to high school. While the ceremony represented an important milestone for our graduates, it was also a significant moment for a number of families for whom this was their final All Saints graduation.  This week I would like to acknowledge those families who have been a part of our school family for more than ten years and whose youngest child has now graduated.  I thank them for their commitment to Catholic education and for having chosen All Saints Catholic School. Dymond … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – Volume 12, Issue 39

Seek Christ in one another; welcome Him into your heart Principal’s Message This week I am delighted to share with you the news that I have hired a middle school language arts teacher and that we now have a full faculty & staff for the 2012-2013 academic year! Miss Rebecca Zwisler will be joining our team, serving as 8th grade homeroom and language arts teacher for all middle school students.  Miss Zwisler earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature from Saint Mary’s College (Notre Dame) and completed a Master of Arts in Secondary Education from The Catholic University of America last October.  She completed her student teaching at St. Anselm’s Abbey in Washington, DC and has been employed as a substitute teacher in a number of private schools as well as the … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – Volume 12, Issue 38

Seek Christ in one another; welcome Him into your heart Principal’s Message This week I would like to announce the new members of the faculty & staff who will be joining our school community for the 2012-2013 academic year.  I am particularly pleased with their level of expertise and know that they will each be a wonderful addition to our team. Mr. Benjamin Roy (Spanish) – After little more than a month serving as our long-term substitute Spanish teacher, Mr. Roy has demonstrated a strong commitment to our program and has quickly acclimated to life at All Saints.  His enthusiasm and creativity have endeared him to the students with whom he has already established wonderful rapport.  I am grateful that Mr. Roy was able to assist us during a time of transition this year and I am … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – Volume 12, Issue 37

Seek Christ in one another; welcome Him into your heart   Principal’s Message Congratulations to the members of our 8th grade class who received the Sacrament of Confirmation on Saturday.  I am so proud of each of them for the individual commitment they have made to their Catholic faith and pray that the outpouring of the Holy Spirit that they experienced during the liturgy will guide them through their future years.  Thank you, Mr. Tessier, and all of the teachers who provided the students such wonderful religious formation during their years at All Saints. ************************************************************************************ On Wednesday, May 9, an email was sent to all school families asking you to complete a short online survey regarding whether the school … [Read more...]

The Sentinel – Volume 12, Issue 36

Seek Christ in one another; welcome Him into your heart Principal’s Message On Monday evening the Manassas City Council continued their deliberation on the request for a special use permit for the addition of a crematorium at Pierce Funeral Home.  After consideration of the data provided through staff reports and the parties involved in the matter, the council ultimately voted in support of the measure. Sensitive to the concerns of neighbors and local businesses, Pierce Funeral Home has implemented new strategies to further mitigate concerns relative to emissions.  For example, they have contracted with a company in Florida that will remotely monitor the system, providing an additional safeguard regarding chemical dispersions.  The system will also be equipped with an alarm that will … [Read more...]