The Blue Angel Weekly
May 22, 2023
Dear PCA Families,
We have a busy 2 weeks ahead as we close out the 2023-2024 school year!
8th grade will be taking their finals this week on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
6th and 7th graders will begin their finals on Friday and complete them on Wednesday and Thursday of next week.
Friday, May 26, is our Kindergarten End-of-Year Celebration at 9 AM in the PCA gym.
There is no school for staff or students on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day. Enjoy the long weekend!
***** FIELD DAY - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! *****
PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST HAVE VOLUNTEER CLEARANCE TO SIGN UP!
Thank you in advance for your support!
*HSA SURVEY - service hour opportunity!*
IF YOU COMPLETE THE SURVEY BY THE END OF THE DAY, Wednesday, May 31, YOU WILL RECEIVE ONE SERVICE HOUR.
Thank you for your input!
school supplies for the 2023-2024 school year!
For your convenience, we are partnering with Bright SchoolKitz again to have supplies delivereed to your home! Here is the link to purchase supplies from the company: https://www.brightschoolkitz.com/Store/School/40520
Posted prices will increase by $5 on June 2.
**Please note for rising 5th grade families - the supply company was not able to include the required binder in the kit. Please see the supply list on the school website for a link to purchase this item.
Summer Reading and Math Assignments
"Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours." - Mark 11:24
Mrs. M. Mayer, Middle School Teacher - firstname.lastname@example.org - all grades - Reading, Math, English/Writing
Mrs. F. San Juan - Learning Support teacher - email@example.com - grades PK-4 - Math
Ms. M. San Juan - 1st grade teacher - firstname.lastname@example.org - grades 1-2 Reading and Math
Ms. K. Emsley - Paraprofessional - email@example.com - grades PK-1
Ms. C. Reister - Paraprofessional - firstname.lastname@example.org - grades PK-2 - ELA and Math
Mrs. M. Gilliam - Paraprofessional - email@example.com - grades K-4 - Reading and Math
Mrs. S. Vogler - Spanish Teacher - firstname.lastname@example.org - grades PK-8 - Spanish
2023-2024 School Calendar
PCA Summer camps
PCA is excited to offer a full summer of engaging, educational and entertaining summer camps for our 2023-2024 registered PCA students. Please save the date for the following weeks of camp and check the website for more details and to register:
- June 5th – June 9th: Mini Cheer Camp for Girls Rising-K to Rising-3rd
- June 12th – June 15th: Co-Ed Basketball Camp for Rising-5th to Rising-8th
- June 12th – June 15th: Girls Volleyball Camp for Rising-5th to Rising-8th
- June 19th - June 23rd: SPY CAMP for Rising-K to Rising-4th
- June 26th - June 30th: ANIMAL PLANET for Rising-K to Rising-4th
- June 26th - June 30th: THEATRE CAMP for Rising-5th to Rising-8th
- July 10th - July 14th: SHARK WEEK for Rising-K to Rising-4th
- July 17th - July 21st: DINO WEEK for Rising-K to Rising-4th
- July 24th - June 28th: CHEER CAMP for Girls Rising-5th to Rising-8th
Job openings at PCA and PCAP
PCA is looking to hire additional substitute teachers. Interested candidates can apply at: https://hr.dosafl.com/careers/?gnk=job&gni=8a7887ac72e8b12001734da464d555d7
PCA is also in need of an Extended Day Assistant. This is a part-time, after school position.
Palmer Catholic Academy Preschool (PCAP) is looking for a part-time paraprofessional to work on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 AM - 1 PM. If you are interested, please apply at: https://hr.dosafl.com/careers/?gnk=job&gni=8a7885ac8627235d01864c7a14b3757f
want to help at morning carline?
PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST HAVE VOLUNTEER CLEARANCE TO PARTICIPATE!
Virtue of the Month - May
Zeal is being driven by an intense love for God.
The Saints of the Month are:
Grades PK -2 - St. Paul
grades 3-5 - St. Dominic
grades 6-8 - St. Francis Xavier
Don'f forget to hand in your Home Projects!
8th grade final exams
Kindergarten Celebration at 9 AM in the gym
May 26, 31, June 1
6th and 7th grade final exams
Memorial Day - No school for staff or students
Last Children’s Mass for 2022-2023 school year
8th grade Awards Ceremony after Mass (8th graders dismissed following ceremony)
8th grade breakfast/check-out/service day
8th grade Carpool parade
8th grade Graduation rehearsal @ 9:30 @ Cultural Center/OLSS
Pre-K graduation at 1:00 PM in the gym
8th grade Graduation Mass at 5:00 PM at OLSS
Last day for students
Field Day PreK-5th
Moving Up Day 5th-7th
Early Release - (PreK @Noon, K-2 @ 12:40, 3-5 @ 12:50, 6-8 @ 1:00) (No Angels After Hours)
Last day for teachers
sAVE THE DATE - September 10 - Diocese of St. Augustine Night with the Jumbo Shrimp
morning arrival - come early! don't be late!
Lunch and Recess Duty
Thank you for your help with lunch and recess duties.
Here is the link to sign up for duties: https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/96071646063/false#/invitation
As a reminder, 2 Lunch Duties (1 in the Fall and 1 in the Spring) and 2 Recess Duties (1 in the Fall and 1 in the Spring) are required of each family.
Formed - A Great Way to Learn More about our Faith
2023 Eucharistic Congress - Save the Date!
SJP II Mom's Ministry Updates
Two of our PCA moms help run the Mom's Ministry at SJP II in Nocatee. Here is a link to the ministry updates!