St. Mary's Catholic School - Longview, Texas
Week of August 19, 2019
Order forms available in the school office.
Parking Lot and Morning Drop-Off Etiquette
- PreK3 - 5th Grades can be dropped off at Cafeteria until 7:50 am
- 6th Grades - 12th Grades should be dropped off at the Gym
- Do not drop off children at main school entrance until 7:50 am
- If you are walking your child into the school or cafeteria, please park in the parking spots, not at the curb
- DO NOT leave your vehicle unattended at the curb. If you need to get out of your car, please park in a parking spot.
- Please pull all the way forward at the curb for drop off, allowing for up to 3 vehicles to drop off at the same time
- Continue with the flow of traffic to the school exits. DO NOT make a U-Turn or reverse.
- Safety Patrol will be present to help with drop off beginning at 7:30 am
- SLOW DOWN and stay OFF your phone
Change in End of Day Pick-Up
Key things to know
- The Hollybrook entrance to the school will be blocked off with cones.
- If you need to speak to someone in the office or a teacher, you will be required to park and go into the school. Please note that most teachers will be on duty helping with loading kids in cars and traffic control.
- Please do not block any of the entrances or exits.
- If you have a student in PK3 – 5th grade you will enter off of Ridgewood. You will turn right into the parking lot and circle around the grassy knoll to the front parking lot of the school.
- If you have a 1st – 5th grader, you will stop at the first crosswalk (third grade hallway) and your student(s) will be escorted and loaded into your car.
- If you have a PK3 – Kindergartner you will stop at the second crosswalk (PK hallway) and your children will be escorted and loaded into your car.
- If you have students in both of these groups, your students will be grouped together and picked up at the second crosswalk (PK hallway).
- If you do not have to pick up students in 6th – 12th grades you will turn left and exit onto Ridgewood in Lane A.
- If you have students in grades 6th – 12th in addition to your younger ones, you will drive straight, past the gym, and turn right to pick your student up in front of the cafeteria.
- If you have a student(s) in grades 6th – 12th only, your student(s) will be picked up at the Parish Center (cafeteria). You will enter off of Ridgewood, Lane C, the last entrance of the church (this is also where you will exit). You will stop at the front of the cafeteria where your student will walk out. You will drive around the church and exit at the far exit onto Ridgewood (Lane C).
IMPORTANT - New Ethics and Integrity Training
When: September 7
9 am -11 am
Parish Center at St. Mary's Catholic Church & School
Deacon Ruben Natera
All attendees must have completed their online training and background check before attending the face to face training.
Please email Melissa Aguilar @ email@example.com with your name, mailing address, phone number and email address.
The cost is $16 that will be asked for after your background check returns.
This is mandatory for all parents wanting to volunteer and/or come onto campus for events, lunch, etc.
Altar Servers: Daisy Rodriguez, Amalie Rodriguez, and Simeon Brown
Lectors: Jonah Collard & Loretta Tassin
Petitions: Rebecca Dunn & Nicole Womack
- We will no longer offer the red polo shirt.
- Khaki pants may be flat front or pleat front.
- Girls may wear leggings under their skirts on cool weather days. They MUST be either solid navy or black.
Also, new navy blazers will now have an embroidered crest as opposed to the sew on patch crest.
A Knight to Remember Gala
We are establishing committees now.
If you are interested in helping, our next meeting is September 11th, at 6:30 pm in the Parish Hall.
HS Volleyball vs Northside at home, 5 pm, Varsity Only
HS Soccer vs Northside at Lear Park, 5 pm
HS Volleyball Play Date at St. Mary's Gym, All Day
HS Volleyball at ETCA in Tyler, 5 pm
HS Soccer at CHCS, 5 pm
HS VB at ETCA in Tyler
HALF DAY - NOON DISMISSAL
HS Soccer vs Athens at Lear Park, 5 pm
HS Cross Country Meet at Brookhill
Labor Day – No School
HS Soccer at ETCA in Tyler
HS Volleyball vs. Northside at home, 5 pm, Varsity Only
MS Volleyball vs Athens at home
HS Volleyball vs Athens at home
MS Soccer vs Athens at home
HS Soccer at LCS