Madonna School News

October 27, 2019

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PARENT TEACHER INTERVIEWS SIGN UP

Parent/Teacher/Student Interview Sign up
Instructions for Kindergarten, Gr.1, Gr.2, Gr.3 and Gr.4 Students


Wednesday, November 6 th and Thursday November 7 th , 2019


Go to https://www.schoolbookings.net/code and enter the event code 3msfa

and click GO ……..follow the 3 easy steps!


Please note that interviews are either 10 or 15 minutes in length depending upon teacher.


Please call the school office at 780-467-7972 if you have any questions.

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HALLOWEEN PARADE

The Halloween Parade is @ 1 pm on October 31st in the school gym. All families are welcome to attend the parade. Please sign in at the office.

Please note the Halloween costume guidelines:

HAVE STUDENTS COME TO SCHOOL IN THEIR COSTUMES.

Students are NOT to bring any weapons that are apart of their costumes, no knives, swords, axes, etc. Thank you for understanding.


Healthy Snacks for Halloween


Parents, WE WELCOME HEALTHY SNACKS FOR CLASSROOM PARTIES, BUT please DO NOT SEND CANDY to school for Halloween. Also, we are a NUT Aware school please ensure food is NUT FREE


Each class will have their own party with suggestions as what you can bring. Please note the link for some fun healthy snacks for Halloween.


https://bit.ly/2OcxZSO

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BAKE SALE

It is that time again!

Our bake sale is quickly approaching and we need all the support we can get.


November 6 & 7 during Parent/Teacher interviews.


We are asking for families if possible, to participate by either baking something or buying something and donating it to the sale. Please keep all baking “nut free.”

Also, if it is possible to add the ingredients and the name of your goodies.



We need volunteers for both of these days to make it a success.



If you can volunteer your time, please go to www.schoolbookings.net click on My Bookings and enter code: 6fq9x pick your preferred time slot by November 4.


All baking can be dropped off at the school in the morning of the bake sale or the afternoon before.



If you have any questions, please call or text Jennifer Brownlee at 780-940-7420 or email at madonnacses@gmail.com Thank you for your support.

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Catholic Education Sunday: WE ARE GRATEFUL FOR CATHOLIC EDUCATION

Please join Madonna Catholic School and Jean Vanier as we celebrate Catholic Education Sunday Mass together at 8:30 am on Sunday November 3rd at OLPH Parish.


Alberta -NWT Bishops Message for Catholic Education Sunday

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YmxieV5gdiQ&feature=youtu.be


Please note the Novena that is being prayed for Catholic Education:



Novena for Catholic Education Sunday


Theme: We are grateful for our Catholic Schools.


Let us unite in prayer that the Holy Spirit may

intercede for Catholic Education throughout Alberta by praying this traditional prayer daily from

October 25 until November 2, 2019.


Leader: Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful.

All: And kindle in them the fire of your love.

Leader: Send forth your Spirit, and they shall be created,

All: And you will renew the face of the earth.

Leader: Let us pray:

All: Lord, by the light of the Holy Spirit

you have taught the hearts of your faithful.

In the same Spirit

help us to attain our happiness in what is right

and to always rejoice in your peace and consolation.

May you inspire Catholic Education with the wisdom of the Holy Spirit

that it may remain faithful to your teachings and committed to living

the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.


Leader: Glory be to the Father, and to the Son . and to the Holy Spirit:


All: as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.

UpComing Events

OCTOBER

29 - Gr.1, Gr. 1/2 and Gr. 3 Swimming Lessons

30 - Brighter Beginnings HALLOWEEN Demonstration of Learning FOP 9:00 - 11:30

31 - NO SWIMMING LESSONS for GRADE 2 & 4.

31 - Priest Visit

31 - Halloween Parade in the Gym 1:00 pm



NOVEMBER

1- FLEX

1- MANY CLASSES ARE WEARING PAJAMAS TO SCHOOL

1- All Saints Day ASSEMBLY

3 - Catholic Education Sunday 8:30 am Mass at OLPH

6 & 7 Student - Parent - Teacher Conferences

6 & 7 BAKE SALE

7 - Crazy Hair, Mustache or Beard Day

7- Priest Visit

8 - FLEX


11th TO 15th NO SCHOOL ... FALL BREAK


19 - Swimming Lessons - Gr. 1, Gr.1/2 and Gr. 3

20 - Brighter Beginnings Sneaky Speech FOP 9:00 - 11:30

21- Swimming Lessons - Gr. 2 & Gr. 4

21- Priest Visit

22- FLEX .. Second Round

22 TOY AND TURKEY GAMES NIGHT ... FAMILIES AND FRIENDS INVITED


26 - Swimming Lessons - Gr.1 Gr.1/2 and Gr. 3

28 - Swimming Lessons - Gr. 2 & Gr. 4

28 - FOP: BB, Pre.K and & ECS families that have signed up

De-escalation Training with Sue Huff

29 - NO SCHOOL for students


DECEMBER

13 - Christmas Concert @ OLPH Parish in the evening