Madonna Catholic School News

December 8, 2019

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Second Week of Advent

The second candle is light, also purple represents faith. It is called the “Bethlehem Candle” as a reminder of Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem.
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Advent Christmas Concert

The Pre-kindergarten (Teacher Ria's classes)

and the Kindergarten to Grade 4 students will be performing in our schools' Advent Christmas Concert.


The event is on FRIDAY, December 13th @ 6:30 pm at OLPH Parish.


House Keeping Items:

Please, NO FOOD or DRINKS are allowed into the Sanctuary.

Please DO NOT ALLOW your children to play with the HOLY Water in the baptismal font.

Please DO NOT WALK OVER the pews.


Also, the doors to the Sanctuary open at 6 pm.

Students are to be there for 6:15 pm dressed in their Sunday best.

Students shall go to there section in the sanctuary upon arrival.

The concert will start at 6:30 pm


The front row is reserved for the winners at the silent auction.

There is reserved parking in front of the parish for the silent auction winners.


Also, there is a specific time for parents to take pictures during the concert. When the camera icon is up on the screen, you will have 2 min. to take pictures of your children at the end of each grade level song set.


We will be taking a collection for Valeda House. in the Foyer after the concert.


Refreshments (oranges and water) will follow the concert in the foyer.


We look forward to this night, as it always put you in the Christmas Spirit and brings much JOY.


Merry Christmas!

Mrs. Antoniuk

Face to Face Ministries is Here on MONDAY DECEMBER 9TH

All students will be involved in a school-wide faith - retreat on Monday, December 9th.

SWEET & SALTY Fundraiser (Soup FUDGE and Jerky) PICK UP

Your fundraising ORDER pick up DATE IS

Monday, December 16th 3 to 6 pm

AT THE SCHOOL


Also a sincere thank you for all of the orders.

Total profits were $3321.40.

School Council supports FLEX programming!

WOW, Thank you all so much!

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Bend the Rules Day brought in $413.75. This money will support our Social Justice project: Valeda House. Students were so happy to tell me that they could chew gum in class!

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Madonna School Staff, donation of Toddler Clothing for Valeda House. Thank you STAFF for your generosity!

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Thank you staff for bringing in socks for the Marian Center. Every Friday the Marian Center is Open for those in need of clothing.

Up Coming Events

9 - FACE - to - FACE Ministries FAITH DAY for all students

10 - Edmonton Waste Management Gr. 4

11- Cooking Hazard FOP Brighter Beginnings 9:00 am

12 - Swimming Lessons - Gr. 2 & Gr. 4 LAST CLASS

12- Priests Visit

13 - Christmas Concert @ OLPH Parish 6pm


16 - Gr. 4 Sherwood Park Bowling

16 - Pick up Soup/Fudge/Jerky Fundraiser 3 - 6 pm.

17 - 4LP Heritage Precinct All Day

17 - 4P Carolling at Pioneer Court

18 - 4P at Heritage Precinct All Day

20- FLEX, Gotcha & Christmas Carolling


21- Jan. 5th Christmas Holidays


JANUARY

6 - FIRST DAY BACK