Saint Maria Goretti Catholic School
January 30 - February 3
Monday, January 30
Family coffee with Admin from 7:15AM - 8:30AM
New PK and Kinder Visit 9:30AM - 11:30AM
Students who bring a donation for the SOS Drive may wear their favorite college or high school shirt with spirit wear bottoms
Tuesday, January 31
Crazy socks and any tennis shoes with uniform
Wednesday, February 1
Alumni reception in the library following Mass
Parents are invited to have lunch with their students
Thursday, February 2
Wear your faith day - students may wear shirts, socks and/or sweaters depicting their faith with uniform bottoms and uniform shoes
NJHS Bake Sale - all items $0.50
Friday, February 3
FREE DRESS day for students who attended Mass and Open House in uniform, all other students have regular dress down
8th Graders may wear their theme for the volleyball game
Volleyball Game begins at 10:00AM - Parents welcome
Monday, February 6
A few words...
A word from the Pastor...
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
Peace and Good!
Our first Festival of Praise was a resounding success! 342 folks showed up in the church to lift up their voices in praise and in prayer to the Lord! God is good!
My thanks go out to Ali Poteet and her Praise Team, and to all of you for being there!
I invite you to join us at our next Festival of Praise, with Eucharistic Adoration, on:
Sunday, February 26th, from 5:00-6:00pm in the church
All are welcome!
Father Daughter Dance
Date: February 11, 2017
Price: $20.00 per family
Place: SMG Cafetorium
The next SPIRIT Hour Report for the school year will go out in mid-February. Please turn in any hours you have worked by January 31st to have them included on the next report.
Upcoming SPIRIT Hour Opportunities:
- Lunchroom and Playground Volunteers, daily : we are in desperate need of volunteers to help during lunch periods as Milk Server, Table Monitor, and Playground Monitor
- H&S Meeting, 1/23: Earn 1 SPIRIT hour per parent in attendance
- Basketball Concessions: Volunteers are needed to work concessions at basketball games January 14th - February 25th. High school volunteers are welcome.
- Father-Daughter Dance, 2/11 – help is needed to set up before and clean up after the dance
For more details or to sign up, visit: http://www.signupgenius.com/index.cfm?go=c.SignUpSearch&eid=0BCACCDEF5C4F866&cs=09B1BAAE8FBE8B107B0A64035BCE9BC8
Catholic Book Fair
Be sure to stop by the library the week of the 29th to browse the Catholic Book Fair brought to you by JClub Catholic Book Fairs.
Students will receive a catalog which gives a description of each product. The books will be on display in the library all of Catholic Schools Week.
Open shopping time will be as follows:
Sunday: during open house
Mon/Tues/Thurs: 7:30-11:00 and after school
Wednesday: after 2:00
Thank you for supporting the SMG library.
Parent Night Out
Where: SMG Holy Family Life Center
Note: Please send your child with a lunchbox or snack meal for dinner
Hosted by: SMG Middle School Youth
2017 Children's Summer Choir Camp
Arts, Crafts, Games, Bible Study, Musical Rehearsal, and Performance, Fun, Food, and Fellowship for Children ages 8 - 13 years of age
Registration begins April 1, 2017
$75 per child
Scholarships and Family Discounts Available
Contact Freda Breed, Camp Director in the Parish Office or at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Community Rosary Group
Women's Rosary Group (babies and toddlers welcome)
Monday Mornings @ 7:35 AM
Men's Rosary Group
Wednesday Mornings 7:35 AM
Men's and Women's (combined) Rosary Group
Thursday Mornings @ 7:35 AM
Saint Maria Goretti Catholic School Alumni
Come join our team of alumni and share those "glory day" stories and get involved with the SMG campus! If you or anyone you know is an alumnus, please send your contact information to Abbey Lewis at email@example.com. The SMG Alumni committee will be sending out special invitations to all alumni. Please feel free to share this message with friends and family.