Sacred Heart Catholic School News

October 31, 2022

Important Reminders

1. We only have a small number of parents that ordered lunches for the first week of November.

You can still go online to order the rest of the month. Please send a lunch if you did not order lunches this week.

2. Join us for the pumpkin drop today at 9:40 a.m. behind the school.

3. School photos--You should have received an email from Kemmetmueller Photography regarding your child's photos. All parents must log in to select your child's yearbook photo for the school yearbook.

4. We have school mass on Tuesday, November 1 for All Saints' Day and Wednesday, November 2 for All Souls' Day which includes a food drive. No mass on Friday.

Order November lunches here

Parents have two weeks to order hot lunch. Make sure you check out when finished.

Food Drive--Wednesday, November 2

Please send a non-perishable food item to school on Wednesday, November 2nd for the NEAR Food Shelf.

Have you invited your child's guest for Grandparent/Special Person Day?

Please communicate with your child's grandparent(s)/special person(s) about our special day on November 11th.

We will need everyone's name that is attending. Please use the link below.

When: Friday, November 11

Time: We will begin with arrival at 7:45 a.m., Mass at 8:00 a.m., classroom visits and a program in the gym.

Here is the link to RSVP:

All guests or child's parent must complete the RSVP form.

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Coats for Kids---Tuesday, November 1 FREE

On Tuesday, November 1, the Knights of Columbus will be distributing winter coats free of charge to those families that need them. This distribution will take place in the outdoor classroom area after school dismissal. Please have your child with you so that we can determine the correct size for them.

Tony Bangasser

Financial Secretary

Knights of Columbus Council 3656

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Sacred Heart Volleyball Team---Good luck in Playoffs

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Marathon Final Update

We collected $41,417.00 for our Marathon which is 93% of our goal. Thank you for your support of our fundraiser. 100% of all pledge money stays supports our school budget.

Top Students

1st Jack Kramar (lunch with a friend and Ms. Bursey at a Robbinsdale restaurant)

2nd Harper Gilleylen (non-uniform theme day for her class)

3rd Harper Wilheim (extra recess or gym time with her class)

Top Students in Each Grade (Students threw a whipped cream pie at Mr. Ziebol)

K-Harlem Gilleylen

1-Evie Murphy

2-LeeAnn Sallor

3-Harper Wilheim

4-Samara Stanchfield

5-NIna Di Maio

6-Parker McEnery

7-Jack Kramar

8-Eli Antoine

Grades that met 100% of their goal (Class will have a special reward day of their choice)


5th grade

3rd grade

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7th graders selling poinsettias

Our 7th graders are selling poinsettias from October 10-November 10. The funds raised will be used for their 8th grade trip to an environmental camp.

Delivery of poinsettias is December 1st.

Poinsettia Form is located at the bottom of the newsletter.

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9th Annual Gala -February 10th

We have started planning our gala scheduled on February 10th in our activities building. This is a fun evening for our parents, parishioners, and friends to join together to celebrate Sacred Heart Catholic School.

We need help with the following:

1. LIVE AUCTION ITEMS: Looking for cabins or condo, trip tickets, concert or golf tickets, Twins/Wild/Vikings tickets, hosting a dinner for a group of people, etc. Please contact Karen.

2. Sponsorships: We are looking for businesses to sponsor our event. We have a variety of levels of sponsorships. Maybe you own a business or your place of employment would sponsor our gala. Letters coming soon.

3. Silent Auction baskets: We will be releasing a list of silent auction baskets that you may donate to our auction. All baskets are due January 15th.

October 31-November 4


Happy Halloween

Black and Orange non-uniform day


9:40 a.m. Pumpkin Drop

12:30 pm School-wide Halloween Party planned by our middle school


8:00 a.m. School Mass--All Saints' Day


2:15 pm Coats for Kids at Outdoor Classroom in front of school

2:10-3:00 pm Sterling Karate


8:00 a.m. School Mass--All Souls' Day and FOOD DRIVE



8:00 a.m. School mass---mass uniform

Middle school--Right to Life Speaker and Field trip to pray at chapel

Upcoming Events

November 11 Grandparent/Speciall Person Day, Begins at 7:45 a.m.

November 10-12 Volleyball Tourney at SHCS

November 16 SAC meeting

November 17 Picture Retakes

November 18 Turkey Bingo 5:30-7:00 pm

November 22 End of Trimester 1

November 23-25 No School

December 2 Report cards available online

December 6 Band/Orchestra Concert 12:45 pm/6:30 pm

December 8-9 Santa's Workshop

December 15 Christmas Program 6:15 pm

December 21-January 3 Christmas Break

Hiring: Recess Supervisor (Plus earn volunteer hours)

We are in need of a recess supervisor during lunch time from 10:45-12:00 pm. This would allow teachers to have time to eat lunch and plan for the day.

Please pass this on to anyone you know that might be interested.

RAMS Athletics-We need help at our volleyball tournament


We are hosting the girls Varsity Volleyball tournament for the league on November 10-12. Many hands are needed to make this event successful (especially on Saturday!!). Please consider signing up to get your school volunteer hours. If your student plays a sport you can use it for your athletic volunteer hours. Click on the link below to sign up. If you have any questions, or can't open the link, please email and I will get you signed up!!

Send us photos for Social Media

We want parents to send us 4-6 photos of events that our Sacred Heart Catholic School students are involved in such as Athletics, chess club, karate, youth group, service projects, etc. Please send your photos and a short description to:

We can't promise we will post everything but we will do our best! We appreciate your help.

School Volunteer Opportunities ready on SignUp

Our requirement is that each family volunteer at least 15-20 hours during the school year. We have many opportunities during the school day, evening or during the weekend.


Gala--Solicit businesses

Join our PTC group

Garden Club for SHCS

School SignUp Link-

Parent Student Handbook 2022-2023

Read our school policies and procedures.

Do you want to volunteer in the classroom? Parents must complete the Essential 3

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis requires the Essential 3 for volunteers who work with students in Catholic schools or parishes. All employees must also complete the Essential 3. ****Cell phones do not work well for Essential 3 and you will receive an error message. Please use a computer.

You may complete all three requirements online at
1. Log in to create your account and watch the Virtus awareness session online. Every 3 years, a new video will be assigned to your account.
2. Successfully complete a background check.
3. Sign a Code of Conduct.

****The Archdiocese requires all volunteers to renew the Essential 3 requirements every 3 years. You will receive an email message when your account is up for renewal.

2022-2023 School Calendar

Updated calendar.

Box Tops---Help us earn extra cash

The new and improved Box Tops mobile app uses state of the art technology to scan your store receipt. Find participating products and instantly add Box Tops to our school's earnings. We earn 10 cents for each Box Top along with Bonus points. Simply scan your receipt on your phone and Sacred Heart earns money.

Find the Box Tops for Education app and search for Sacred Heart by our zip code---55422.

Sacred Heart Catholic School Mission Statement

Sacred Heart Catholic School is committed to instilling high moral standards rooted in Catholic teachings. We are dedicated to educating the whole child through an integrated C-STEM curriculum. In collaboration with our families, parish, and local community, we maximize individual potential to ensure students are prepared to meet the challenges in the world as disciples of Jesus.

Coats for Kids---Tuesday, November 1 FREE

On Tuesday, November 1, the Knights of Columbus will be distributing winter coats free of charge to those families that need them. This distribution will take place in the outdoor classroom area after school dismissal. Please have your child with you so that we can determine the correct size for them.

Tony Bangasser

Financial Secretary

Knights of Columbus Council 3656