FJVD Weekly Info!
We Live the Word!
Friday, May 25
For this Memorial Day weekend,
Father John V. Doyle School would like to share a Grandparents' Day poem for our grandparents and grandfriends who are no longer with us:
In Loving Memory
written by Angela Ranucci, grade 7
I thought of you with love today
but that is nothing new.
I thought about you yesterday
and the days before that too.
I think of you in silence
and often speak your name.
All I have are memories
and your picture in a frame.
Your memory is my keepsake
with which I will never part.
God has you in his keeping
and I have you in my heart.
As always, Thank You for your support of Father John V. Doyle School!
Mrs. Jae T. Smith
Please look for a separate email containing a letter from Father Woolley!
Gentlemen's Choice Event at Mulligan's Island!
Saturday, June 2nd, 11:30am-2pm
1000 New London Avenue
Additional students are $13 each
Please send your payment in an envelope clearly marked Gentlemen's Choice Event with the student's name and homeroom.
RSVP needed by Friday May 25, 2018
Pictures by Lifetouch will be available to purchase at the event!
Scholarship Applications available for students entering grades 7 and 8
The Scholarship Application for students entering grades 7 & 8 is attached as well as available in the rectory office. The deadline for receipt of completed applications, including all accompanying forms, is May 31, 2018.
Students, please pay attention to the deadline for accompanying forms. Be sure to give your teachers at least a week to write a reference letter! And, it's always best to ask for a reference in person!
Box Tops for Education Contest... last one for this school year!
Grades K-7 > The homeroom with the most Box Tops by June 8 will get a no uniform day the following week.
Grade 8 > Special Graduation Incentive > Each student who brings in a minimum of 50 Box Tops will have a no uniform day ON June 8.
Hint to grades K-7 > Keep collecting over the summer to get a head start on our first contest for 2018-2019!
FJVD SUMMER CAMPS!
Fun in the Sun Camp
Song and Dance Camp
Please refer to the attached flyers for more information on each fun-filled camp!
Great News! This year we will be offering the SchoolKidz supply kit program for students entering Grades 4-8.
SchoolKidz offers pre-packaged, school supply kits filled with the exact supplies requested by your child’s teacher. Kits are offered per grade level (entering grades 4-8) and arrive personally with the student’s school, name, and grade. The kits are a cost effective and convenient way of purchasing your back-to-school supplies.
Skip the lines this summer. Order your supplies with SchoolKidz!
You can place your order online at www.ShopTTKits.com by June 15.
Use account number 92272.
Silent/Live Auction 2019!
The Auction Committee is getting ready to start planning next year’s auction and would like your help! There are many aspects to planning an auction and everyone has a skill which we can use.
Can you type? Data entry people are needed.
Are you creative wrapping gifts? Join us to wrap auction baskets.
Do you have web design skills or are you able to create a booklet? You would be perfect to create our web page or to create the auction booklet.
In addition to the above, we need people to write thank you letters to our donors, create our Wine & Dine Mystery Bags, advertise our event, or help with soliciting donations, either in person or by typing the donation letters.
A little bit of your time and skills will help our auction be a great success. If you are willing to donate some of your time and skills, or have any questions, please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Upcoming Dates to Remember!
- Gentlemen's Choice Event June 2
- Eighth Grade Awards Night June 5
- Music Program Spring Concert June 7 @ 12:45pm
- Grade 8 Graduation Mass June 9 @ 11am
- Athletic Awards Night June 12 @ 6:30pm in the gym
- PreK Graduation & K Celebration June 15 @ 9am
- Last Day of School for students June 19
- FJVD Night PawSox vs. Syracuse Chiefs June 23... use the link above to purchase your tickets!