The Blue Angel Weekly
January 23, 2023
Dear PCA Families,
Sunday, January 29 - Celebrate our Parish - Join us for the 9 AM Mass at OLSS!
Monday, January 30 - Celebrate Our Community - bring in a box of cereal for Catholic Charities for the Souper Bowl of Caring; wear your favorite professional/college team jersey or shirt
Tuesday, January 31 - Celebrate Vocations - wear your favorite saint accessory (bracelet, necklace, charm, etc.)
Wednesday, February 1 - Celebrate Our Students - Day of Giving - No tests to study for or homework tonight! Students may dress down according to grade level - Primary grades (PK-2) wear white shirts; Intermediate grades (3-5) wear light blue shirts; Middle School (6-8) wear navy blue shirts.
Thursday, February 2 - Celebrate Our Nation - Wear a patriotic or red, white, and/or blue shirt with your uniform bottoms.
Friday, February 3 - Celebrate Our Staff - Bring in a flower for your teacher and paraprofessional. Wear fun "Deacon Dan - style" socks with your school uniform.
Saturday, February 4 - Celebrate Our Families and Volunteers - PCA will be at Saint John Paul II in Nocatee - come say hi to us in the lobby!
attention, 8th grade parents!
need volunteer hours? Sign up to help with morning carline!
PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST HAVE VOLUNTEER CLEARANCE TO PARTICIPATE!
morning arrival - come early! don't be late!
Lunch and Recess Duty
Thank you for your help with lunch and recess duties.
We are in need of additional volunteers for this week! Please sign up if you are available!
Here is the link to sign up for duties: https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/96071646063/false#/invitation
As a reminder, 2 Lunch Duties (1 in the Fall and 1 in the Spring) and 2 Recess Duties (1 in the Fall and 1 in the Spring) are required of each family.
PCA Spirit Rock
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Varsity Soccer Schedule
We have some fun activities planned for the new year!
Please RSVP to Caroline New 912-604-5747
Tues Jan. 24th-10:00 at Esser Ranch. Join us for a fun day visiting the horses, playing tennis and exploring a local farm!
Wed Feb 1-9:30 Burn Bootcamp, Nocatee. Join us for a free trial class at Burn Bootcamp while the kiddos play! *rsvp mandatory
OLSS Cookbooks for sale!
Job openings at PCA
We are looking to hire additional substitute teachers. Interested candidates can apply at: https://hr.dosafl.com/careers/?gnk=job&gni=8a7887ac72e8b12001734da464d555d7
8th Graders to Bishop Kenny for Discovery Day
January 29 - February 4
Catholic Schools Week (more details to come!)
100th Day of School
Bishop Kenny Night Vision to present " Dangers of Gateway Drugs" to students in grades 5-8
Father-Daughter Dance at OLSS Cultural Center (see more info below)
Early Release Day - PreK @Noon, K-2 @ 12:40, 3-5 @ 12:50, 6-8 @ 1:00
(Angels After Hours 12:30 – 3:30 pm)
Professional Day for Staff - No school for students
No school for staff and students - Presidents' Day
No Children's Mass - Wednesday Schedule at PCA
Ash Wednesday - Children's Mass at 9:40 AM - Tuesday Schedule at PCA
Family Lenten Prayer Service - 5:15 at OLSS
February 23, 24, 27, March 1
Terranova Testing for grades 2-8 - please be sure your child is well-rested and has a good breakfast!
School Board Meeting at 7:30 AM (Zoom)
Service Hours Opportunity for Students!
Anyone who tests positive must stay at home for 5 full days before returning to school on Day 6, provided that there has been no fever for 24 hours without the use of fever-reducing medicines and that other symptoms are improving. (Please note that the first day of symptoms is considered Day 0.)
Siblings of positive cases may continue coming to school as long as they are not exhibiting ANY symptoms. Please use good judgment when sending siblings to school based on the amount of exposure they have had with the positive sibling.
A message from St. Joseph's Academy
SJA Theatre News!
The spring musical is Cinderella!
Date: March 24-26, 2023
Performance Time:: 7pm on Friday and Saturday
2pm Sunday matinee
Ticket Prices: $10/guest(all ages) and $20/guest(all ages) for VIP seating(first row assigned seats)
Tickets will be sold online only beginning Monday, February 27, 2023. There will be a link at the top of SJA website.
Children are welcome to come in Disney costumes to take pictures with the cast and sing along with our Disney princesses during intermission.
Save the Date for the Father Daughter Dance - Feb. 10
SJP II Mom's Ministry Updates
Two of our PCA moms help run the Mom's Ministry at SJP II in Nocatee. Here is a link to the ministry updates!
Mom's Journey at OLSS
Middle School and High School Youth Ministry
Youth Ministry: Please be sure to register your youth using the link below so you can be added onto our weekly email list. Middle school events will occur in the coming months as we accumulate more adult volunteers but please still register your youth so you can be updated about possible events occurring in the ministry, at the parish or in the diocese!
Young Adult Ministry: We are combined with the young adults from St. Paul Catholic Church, so events alternate between both parishes. Register to be put on our young adult email list to hear about upcoming events!
Adult Volunteers: If you are interested in volunteering with our youth ministry, please use the link below to inquire about becoming a part of our adult volunteer team! There are many ways you can be involved- check out the youth website to find out more!