~Fall Conferences will take place this evening and tomorrow morning. We are looking forward to sharing children’s progress with parents. Please be prompt for your appointment.
~Tomorrow, November 11, is Veterans’ Day. Please spend a moment in prayer for the sacrifice of brave men and women who fought for our freedoms. There is a prayer for your use in the Fodder.
~Next Friday, November 18, is the next Sandwich Ministry Day.
~Get a head start on your Christmas shopping and support our school at the same time! Check out the flyer in the listing for the Anderson’s Book Fair. Oldest/Only students will receive a copy of the flyer in their backpack this week. Parents’ Club and the school library will receive 20% of your purchase! Bulldog Book Award and Battle of the Books selections are included!
~BULLDOG ALUMNI are invited to participate in a brief survey included in this week’s Fodder. Please share with alumni friends!
~Conference appointment times are going home with students TODAY. Please look for them.
~Next Wednesday, November 9, at 9:00 am, Viatorian Br. John Eustice, will be joining us in the chapel. His mission— to give you a “recipe” for a meal that will give your family everlasting life. This will be an interactive “conversation” that will allow participants to share in developing their own message. So please join us right after drop-off . It will be an hour that can change your life.
~Volunteers are to assist with the Student Council’s Pizza with a Purpose on the first Monday of the month. If you have about 90 minutes to offer even one Monday, please contact Mrs. Farrell.
~Celebrate the end of the first trimester and the Cubs’ World Series victory!! The Parents’ Club Eat & Earn tonight at Chuck E. Cheese is TONIGHT!
~Conference appointment times will be sent home with students next Thursday. Please look for them.
~All are welcome to join us for Mass at 9:00 this coming Tuesday as we celebrate All Saints Day, a holy day of obligation. First graders will participate in the Parade of Saints.
~With your help, technological capabilities continue to grow at SJS. Read all about it in this week’s Friday Fodder.
~Excellent Family Service opportunities are scheduled for next week. Sign up directions and links are included in the Fodder.
~For those who are in need, Virtus Training will be held at St. James on October 24, 2016, at 6:00 pm. Details on registration may be found in the Fodder.
~All are invited to the first band concert of the year on Wednesday, October 26, in the Parish Center!
~New Family Service opportunities have been added to our list! Please review them in the Fodder and sign up for some good family teaching and learning time!
~Tip Off is next Friday! See the Fodder for the schedule of events!
~The Children’s Rosary Group will meet this Monday, October 17, at 3:45 in the church. An outdoor recitation of the rosary will be held this Saturday at 9:00 in the grassy area between the church and the rectory. Come to honor Our Lady of Fatima and pray for peace.
~Congratulations to the newly elected Student Council Officers and class representatives! Their first event is a Cubs Wear Day on Tuesday, October 18 benefiting JDRF and Hurricane Matthew relief. See the Fodder for details.
~ Sandwich Ministry is back! The first ministry day for this year will be next Friday, October 21.
~Calling all volunteers!! Your help is needed to plan and run Cookies with Santa on December 10. See details in the Fodder.
~Have you dined at Chili’s yet? Chili’s will donate 15% of your pretax bill to Parents’ Club the entire month of October. Vouchers may be found in the Fodder listing.
~Virtus Training will be held at St. James on Monday, October 24, 2016, at 6:00 pm. Sign up procedures are in the Fodder. Menus and details are in the Fodder.