August Family Update

August 9th 2019

Something New!

We are introducing our new communication format as well as our new system replacing MSP. Every Wednesday you will receive a link to a video update that will also be posted on social media and our school website. There will be a bullet point list of topics covered in the weekly video updates included with each video update. We hope you enjoy the videos!

Topics covered in this August Update Video

  • Updates to the school facility
  • Our New Faculty members
  • The school uniform
  • Meet your Teacher Day
  • The opening of school in September
  • Option C
  • Faculty and classroom moves
  • New Technology
Saint Albert the Great August Update

T Shirt Fridays

We will continue with T- Shirt Fridays this year. Our theme, Pursuing Excellence continues for another year. T- shirts can be worn on Fridays, except for First Fridays and Mass days.

Permission Click

All beginning of the year forms will be completed using Permission Click once again this year. You will be receiving a link to the required forms and all forms should be submitted no later than September 6th, 2019.

Busing Information

Your local public school district will contact you with the details about pick up and bus routes. You may call them directly with any questions concerns. Please be sure to let Mrs. Lydon know of any changes with busing for this upcoming year. Mrs. Lydon will post the suburban bus routes on the school website when we receive them. Philadelphia Buses contact Philadelphia residents directly.


The link below will direct you to the information on CARES including the registration form. Mrs. Everlof is the CARES coordinator and all questions regrading CARES can be sent to

Pretzel Order Forms

Option C

You will be receiving instructions on how to set up your account on Option C during the last week of August. We appreciate your patience as we navigate this new system replacing MSP.