SHGS Newsletter

December 16, 2019

Third Sunday of Advent

Notes and News

Dear SHGS Families and Friends,

Merry Christmas!

It's hard to believe that it is almost Christmas Break already, yet here we are! We have many fun and exciting events plans for the rest of this week. Our Kindergartners and 5th graders will be making Candy Houses, our Winter Concert is on December 17th for PreK3, PreK4 and K at 1:30 pm in the church, our Christmas Concert is on December 17th for Grades 1st through 8th at 6:00 pm in the church, our school wide Christmas Colors/Ugly Sweater dress down day is on December 20th, and various class celebrations.

I would like to Thank you for your support and cooperation throughout the school year thus far. Your kindness and generosity are greatly appreciated!

We wish you a very Blessed Christmas and a Happy and Healthy New Year!

Warm regards,

Tracy Strub

Merry Christmas From the Staff at SHGS

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Christmas Concert

Our Christmas Concert will take place on Tuesday, December 17th at 6:00 PM in the church. The children have worked very hard and are looking forward to performing some beautiful Christmas Music for you.

Please plan to arrive in the church at 5:45 PM. The teachers will be ready to receive the children. Students will sit together as a class with their teacher.

The center aisles are reserved for parent seating. The side aisles are reserved for the children. There are two rows on the St. Joseph side and four rows on the Blessed Mother side of the church for additional audience seating. Please follow the directions of the staff.

Concert Dress

Girls: Dressy blouse or top, dress slacks or skirt, dress and shoes. School shoes are appropriate. Please refrain from wearing slippery shoes and heels. No sneakers.

Boys: Nice shirt or sweater, dress slacks, socks and shoes. Jackets, vests and ties are optional. School shoes are appropriate. No sneakers.

We look forward to sharing this evening with you!

If the weather is inclement we will let you know ASAP and try to reschedule for Thursday, December 19th

Toys for Tots

Thank you to all that donated, we appreciate your support!

SHGS Christmas Ornaments are Here!!

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SHGS 2019 Ornament!

$5.00 each

For Sale in the Main Office

Get Your Spirit Wear Before Our First Spirit Wear Day

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Our First Spirit Wear Day will be Thursday, January 30th!

Be sure you have your spirit wear.

More choices at

Sacred Heart School Spirit Store

8th Grade Ring Ceremony

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Christmas Door Decorating

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8th Grade

PreK 3 Made Candy Houses

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Important Dates


Dec. 17: Winter Concert 1:30 pm Prek3, Prek4, & K in the Church (no food or drink in the church)

Dec. 17: Christmas Concert 6:00 pm Grades 1st-8th in the Church

(no food or drink in the church)


Dec. 20: Christmas Colors/Ugly Sweater Dress Down Day

Dec. 20: Last day of school before Christmas Break

January 6th: School Resumes

Look Ahead:

Jan. 6-24: MAP Testing for K, Grades 1-8

Jan. 27-31: Catholic Schools Week

Jan. 27-30: Scholastic Book Fair

Jan. 30: SHGS First Spirit Wear Day