April 24, 2017

2009 BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE

Middle School Student Wins 1st in Mathematics at Science Fair

On Saturday morning nine students from our middle school participated in the Annual Diocesan Science Fair at Paul VI High School in Fairfax. We are proud of their hard work and thank them for representing our school so well in this academic competition. Congratulations to Aidan Thompson (7th Grade) on winning First Place in the Mathematics Division. Thank you, Mrs. Cottingham and Mrs. Woolfrey, for coordinating the annual science fair effort and for providing guidance to our students each step of the way. … [Read more...]

Band Gets 39th Superior Rating in a Row

The All Saints Band once again earned the highest ratings at the 2017 Arlington Diocese Band Festival, with judges awarding our band's performance with a Superior rating.  The auditorium at Bishop Ireton High School was filled with All Saints band parents and guests from other schools. Both the beginner and advanced bands are now looking forward to performing at the High Note Music Festival at Hershey Park. Congratulations to our advanced band for making this our 39th straight Superior Rating at the festival.  Thank you, Mr. Ward and Mr. Sawasky for your leadership and commitment to excellence in the program! … [Read more...]

PTO Literacy Night for Parents

PTO General Assembly Meeting – Literacy Night for Parents (April 25th) Parents of students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 2nd are invited to attend a special workshop entitled The Language of Literacy: Making Reading Fun presented by Mrs. Jemielity, one of our resource teachers, on Tuesday, April 25th beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the Parish Activities Center. The aim of the presentation is to show parents the progression from foundational reading skills to reading for meaning that leads to comprehension. Each step of the reading process will be clearly explained and parents will be given the opportunity to learn about activities that can be used at home to reinforce reading. If you have ever wondered about the steps by which a child learns to read or have a young emerging reader in … [Read more...]

Spelling Bee Winners

Spelling Bee Winners Congratulations to the following classroom champions who participated in our annual Spelling Bee last Friday and to our overall school winners.   School Champion: Anthony Olivera 2nd Place: Nicholas Ferguson 3rd Place: Anna Downes   Andrew Trunzo and Liam Nino Amelia Webb and Savanna Loy Joey Munsell and Jack Stidham Anna Downes and Germaine Wanjara Anthony Olivera and Joe Corrigan Mary Collins and Vlad Rapolti Katy Jo McDermott and Sabrina Yap Kimberly Garces and Alec Kelly Katie Ulrich and Nicholas Ferguson Christine Tran and Samantha Amancio … [Read more...]

Bullying Awareness Week

All Saints kicked off Bullying Awareness Week with a student assembly complete with a skit featuring our very own teachers. Photos/video will be available shortly! As we kick off Bullying Awareness Week, Mrs. Slater would like to thank the following students who have been named 2017 Student Ambassadors and have assisted with the preparation for this week's activities: Christopher Sheeran Kyleigh Fifield Caroline Tuttle Noemi Rodriguez Sofia Mariscal   Carter Roth Aidan Ragland Josie Cole Isabella Ventura Mary Catherine Munsell Brielle Appiatse Abby Weigler Sofia Olivera   Aubrey Kubiak Anna Russo Nicholas Bouril Jenna Feltman Orla Haggerty Emma Kate Coleman Leslie Avila de la Trinidad Charles Bonanno   Liam Davies Liz Rice Isaac Fleising Abby … [Read more...]