Check out our newsletter! SMS Cougar News – February 9, 2019 St. Mary Catholic School is dedicated to the Education of the Whole Child  February 2019 Calendar Feb. 9: Restaurant of the Month – Chipotle at the Avenue 5-9pm Feb. 10: School Open House after 10am Mass Feb.11: 8th grade Bake Sale Feb. 12: For all families: Home and School meeting at 7pm in Parish Hall Feb. 13: 8:30am School Mass Feb. 14: 6th Grade Science and Math Olympiad at MCC 9:30am-1:30pm Feb. 15: WALKATHON with noon dismissal 5:45pm 1st Reconciliation Preparation and Celebration Feb. 18: President’s Day – NO SCHOOL Feb. 20: 8:30am School Mass Feb. 21: 2nd Trimester Report Cards and Spirit Day NUT Day Feb. 22: Middle School Spring Dance 6:30pm-9:30pm 5:45pm 1st Communion Journey through the Mass part 1 Feb. 25-March 8: Terra Nova Standardized Tests for grades 2-8 Feb. 27: 8:30am School Mass National Junior Honor Society News Congratulations to our 2019 National Junior Honor Society Inductees from 6th, 7th, and 8th grades! Students are invited into NJHS based on the high standards of scholarship, service, leadership, citizenship and character. We are proud to announce our new 2019 NJHS members: Trinity Baker, Julia Chamberlain, Piper Keller, Alexis Bell, Kailey Ojeda, Karlyn Betancur, Michael Gonzalez, Tara Lester, Gabriella Rolocut, Addison Schill, Amelie Stacy, Julia Tagarao, and Ty Voorhies. If you do not have a 60th year celebration St. Mary School Spirit Day shirt, there are a limited amount of shirts for purchase in the office! Our next Spirit Day will be February 21. The SMS Annual WALKATHON will be this Friday, February 15! All students who turn in $50 or more in pledges will be eligible for drawings to win great prizes weekly! We have had two drawings for family movie passes, family dinner passes, great stuffed animals and mystery box prize! Our last drawings will be during the Walkathon where two lucky winners will receive St. Mary Fair Megabands, one winner will win a flying drone, and more! The winning class will have a pizza party and the second place class will have an ice cream party! Right now, Mrs. Berthiaume’s Kindergarten is in first place and Mrs. Alexis’ St. Anthony team is in second place. The teachers will once again participate in the Annual Teacher Challenge! Students have pledged over $6,000, and we need your help to reach our goal of $10,000 by sending in your pledges this week. More information is available on our school website Catholic Youth Sports 2019 Middle School Girls Soccer season 1/8-2/8 Middle School Boys Basketball season 1/8-2/8 Middle School Volleyball Registration 2/1-2/15 *Grade School Flag Football Registration open 1/9-2/18 GS Flag Football season 3/2-4/27  We need Grade School Flag Football Coaches…..must be fingerprinted. Please email Coach Olson for more information. The Dedication Ceremony for our new Shadeport and Pavilion on our playground will take place on May 8 at 10:30am. We will have the honor of having Valerie Thompson from the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. MacFarland, the Dermatologist who funded the $8,000 grant to subsidize this project, will also be here as we unveil the new shaded areas for our students! We are very excited about this project and grateful for all of our donors who made this possible. All donors will be invited to attend this dedication. Parents and other community members will also be invited. Thank you to Diane Braswell who secured the grant that enabled us to build these shaded areas for our students! Accreditation Visit coming for our school! St. Mary Catholic School is a member of the Florida Catholic Conference (FCC) which is our accrediting agency. All Catholic Schools must go through a year long accreditation process every seven years, and we have been working on our accreditation for the past year. Our school accreditation visit has been scheduled for April 4 and 5, 2019. More information will be sent out as we get closer to our visit. Our Mission Statement The mission of St. Mary Catholic School is to create and encourage an environment of academic and spiritual excellence where children can grow in the knowledge of God and are formed to become the Catholic Leaders and Missionary Disciples our world needs. St. Mary Catholic School | 321-636-4208 | 1152 Seminole Drive, Rockledge, FL | ‌ ‌ ‌ Sandra Basinger | 1152 Seminole Drive, Rockledge, FL 32955 3216364208 Unsubscribe Update Profile | About our service provider Sent by in collaboration with Try it free today