November 17, 2021
Dear St. Anne Parents,
Our 5K Walk-A-Thon will take place this Friday. This will be our second year of holding our 5K Walk in an abridged version. The students will bring their lunch, eat as usual, and then classes will go off for their walk through Golden Gate Park. When they return, there will be treats for the students in the school yard. I want to thank all our parent volunteers who are helping to make this fundraiser a success. Your child will be bringing home their "official' 2021 5K Walk tee shirt today or tomorrow. All students will come to school on Friday in free dress wearing their 5K tee shirt. Please remember to get your donation sent in via the PledgeStar link which is found in the blurb below. Thank you!!!
Don't forget about tomorrow night's Kindergarten Information Night which starts at 7:00 in the Kindergarten classroom. If you know of a family who has a child ready to start Kindergarten next year, this is a perfect opportunity to find out more about St. Anne's Kindergarten. Please share this information.
TRUCK NEEDED ON MONDAY
We need a parent who has a truck that can help this Monday, Nov. 22 at 11:30 to deliver the collected canned goods to St. Theresa's Church on Potrero Hill. If you can help, please contact Mrs. Alioto or Mr. White. Thank you in advance for helping get the canned goods to needy families.
NOTE: November's SAPTO Meeting will take place on Monday, December 6
11/18 - Kindergarten Information Night (7:00 p.m.)
11/18 - School Dairy Cow Assembly....K-8 10:45 and 11:45
11/19 - Zoom Parent Forum (9:00 a.m.); Walk-A-Thon (1:00 p.m.)
11/19 - Eye Screening for students in grades K, 1, 3, 5, 7.
11/22 - 12:30 Dismissal
11/23 - Parent Tour (Zoom 9:00 a.m.)
11/24 - Thanksgiving Mass (11:00 a.m.); 12:30 Dismissal
11/25-26 - Thanksgiving Holiday (school closed)
12/3 - Photo Make-Up Day
12/4-5 Holiday Bazaar...St. Anne School Yard - 10:00 - 4:00
THANKSGIVING CANNED FOOD DRIVE ENDS FRIDAY
WELCOME, To The World....Théo Kennedy!
RACE FOR A CHANCE TO WIN
Register for the St. Anne Mario Kart Tournament. The grand prize is a 1 yr Student Membership to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. The tournament is open to St. Anne students or siblings in grrades 4-8. Spaces are limited so online Registration is required. $20 entry fee per racer. Proceeds benefit St. Anne middle-school students' 2022 trip to Washington D.C.
To register or for event info see the flyer or contact Tom DelMundo: firstname.lastname@example.org
For tournament rules and Entry Fee links: https://moondogindustries.com/mariokart/
HOLIDAY BAZAAR...DEC. 4 AND 5
Sign up for a table at the St. Anne School Holiday Bazaar
Sell your crafts, gifts, collectables, or second-hand clothes, toys and home items in a swap-meet-style event with holiday flair.
Booth fees are $25 for both days and benefit St. Anne middle-school students raising money for their class trip to Washington D.C.
DATE: December 4 & 5.
FEE: $25 for both days (Sat and Sun)
BOOTH SPACE: 8 ft. X 10 ft. (8ft tables are available to rent for $5/ea)
LOCATION: School Yard
For more info contact:
Booth Registration Form and Contract: https://tinyurl.com/2cvwd3nv
5K Walk-a-thon November 19
5K WALK-A-THON – FRIDAY NOVEMBER 19TH
The walk-a-thon is Friday and we have raised nearly $40,000! What a huge accomplishment to have so many St. Anne families and friends participate in this fall event - You are all Simply the Best!
For families who have not yet registered on PledgeStar, it’s not too late - you can do it today. And now is also a good time to send reminders to friends and families who have not responded to your requests. A little extra push goes a long way towards reaching and exceeding your fundraising goals. Or you may write a check to SAPTO, accompanied with your pledge sheet (from the Walk-a-thon info packet). To help Abhi Shamarao, Walk-a-thon Accounting Coordinator, log in your donations, be sure to reference 5K and clearly write your child’s name and grade in the memo line. Reminder the minimum fundraising goal for each student is $150 and must be submitted by December 10th.
Thank you to parents who will be walk-a-thon chaperones and crossing guards - all volunteer spots have been filled! You should have received a note on volunteer requirements from Miyabi Leu, Walk-a-thon Volunteer Coordinator. She will be sending further instructions for the walk in the coming days.
For parents who are inquiring about match gifts with their workplace, please use Tax ID #94-1156680. Please contact Pui Yee Law at email@example.com if you have any questions or need assistance with completing match gift forms.
We are almost there and look forward to a wonderful walk next Friday!
Questions? Contact Pui Yee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION NIGHT - NOVEMBER 18 7:00 P.M.
NEXT PARENT TOUR: ZOOM NOV. 23
Our next Parent Tour will take place Tuesday, Nov. 23, on Zoom. If you know of a family member or have friends looking for a warm family oriented school, please share this date or the others so they can explore our school.