Transfiguration School Newsletter
January 13th, 2020
News and Notes
Happy Monday! I hope you had a wonderful weekend and were able to take advantage of the beautiful Spring like weather we had. Don't forget that Monday, September 20th is Martin Luther King Jr. Day and we have no school.
Please join us for our General Parents Guild Meeting tomorrow in the STEM LAB at 7pm.
Catholic Schools Week begins Sunday, January 26th. We will be kicking it off with a Spaghetti Dinner/Bingo night following the 5pm Mass on Saturday, January 25th. We will be sending a flyer home this week. I hope to see all of you there.
We are currently collecting gently used books for our Winter Book Swap. See details below.
Applications for new students for the 20-21 school year is now open. This includes ALL incoming Kindergarten students, even if your child was here for PK4. Please share this information with any family and friends who are thinking of attending our school. To apply to our school, click on the following link: https://mytads.com/a/transfigurationschooltarrytown.
Looking ahead... we will be holding our "Souper Bowl" Food Drive for St. Vincent de Paul Society, January 21 through January 31 in the School Lobby. Our team goal is to collect 250 Canned Goods and 100 Boxes of Cereal! More info to follow.
Thank you and have a wonderful week!
Pre K Fun
3rd Graders at Work
Growth Mindset Thought of the Week
Continuing with the theme of goal setting, I have attached information and resources about a specific way of goal setting called S.M.A.R.T goal setting. Goal setting is such an important skill in this day and age.
Catholic Schools Week
National Catholic Schools Week is the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. It starts the last Sunday in January and runs all week, which in 2020 is January 26 – February 1. The theme for the National Catholic Schools Week 2020 is “Catholic Schools: Learn. Serve. Lead. Succeed.”
From the Parents Guild
This is a friendly reminder that Winter Raffle tickets were due in December. We still have some missing. For those of you who have not turned in your Winter Raffle tickets, you are missing out on the chance to win!!
Congratulations to our Week 2 Winners:
1/6 Sandra Merrow
1/7 Geri Molloy
1/8 Dansha He
1/9 James McVeigh
1/10 Stephanie Smith
1/11 Kong Chen
1/12 Anhelys Disney
1/13 Shirley Silva
There are still many more chances to win!
Reminders and Important Dates:
Friday, January 17th- ELA Midterm
Monday, January 20th- MLK Day No School
Tuesday, January 21st- Social Studies Midterm
Wednesday, January 22nd- Religion Midterm
Thursday, January 23rd- Science Midterm
Friday, January 24th- Math Midterm
Monday, January 25th- Spaghetti Dinner/Bingo Night