Royals News

March 19, 2021

Preparing for Week 5 of Lent

“How can I show my love to God?”

Christ reminds us that we show our love for God by loving others. We do not do good acts or works in order to receive God’s grace, favor, and/or love. But instead, out of gratitude for God’s gift, our hearts yearn to give to others. When we experience this gift completely, God’s grace and love pours out of our hearts and leads us to share Christ’s light with others.

Begin each day this week (either at breakfast or on the morning ride to work/school), inviting your family to participate in the discipline of service:

Say: “Today, I invite you to...

  • find a way to show Christ’s light to others through your actions.” (Encourage your family to think of creative ways to show Christ’s love to others through acts of service.)
  • pay attention to how you experience Christ’s love through the actions of others.”

Close each day (either on the way home from school/work, at dinner, or bedtime) reflecting on and sharing your experiences from the day:

  • I wonder how you shared Christ’s light with others?
  • I wonder how this made you feel?
  • I wonder how it made the other person/people feel?
  • I wonder how someone showed Christ’s love to you?
  • I wonder how this made you feel?
  • I wonder how it made the other person/people feel?

Through service, we remember that we love because God first loved us. These practices can strengthen your faith foundation, so that when the ground begins to shake, you can return to these disciplines as ways to ground yourself in your faith and what you KNOW deep down inside to be true. This is an important gift that you and your family can give to one another during this Lenten season.

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The 2021-2022 school calendar is ready. The Events Calendar will be completed in the coming months.

Student absence reminder

Please make sure you are calling the office or emailing Mrs. Rychtik if your child will be absent/tardy. School policy asks this to be done by 8:30am on the day of the absence. If you child needs to leave early for an appointment or other circumstance, continue sending in a note to the classroom/homeroom teacher.

Teachers have been hearing from students that he/she will be out on a certain day or for a number of days and then inquire about this with Mrs. Rychtik. Mrs. Rychtik cannot verify this information because she has not been told and it causes confusion for the teachers.

stations of the Cross

Students in Grades 1-8 will attend Stations of the Cross on Friday, March 26th. Deacon Mark will join the students. There will be two groups.

  • Grades 1-5 at 12:45
  • Grades 6-8 at 1:45

Save the date - holy angels drive thru fish fry

April 16th - 4:00-7:00pm Volunteers Needed!!!!

This is shout out to anyone who would like to volunteer. Please use the button below to sign up. It would be a great way for students to log some volunteer hours.

We will be running the ads in the newspaper and various other outlets in the coming weeks.

Holy Angels Drive thru Fish Fry Volunteers

Click here to sign up to volunteer for the Drive Thru Fish Fry

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Spring Break is Quickly approaching!

Spring Break is March 29th thru April 5th. School resumes on Tuesday, April 6th. Have a great break!

Catholic School Success During COVID

Fox News did a great story about the Catholic Schools in New York. Cardinal Dolan visited one of the parochial schools that has successfully opened for in-person learning this year to explore how they are doing it safely. The students, teachers, and parents say that this is the best option to keep their children focused and motivated.

Use the link below to watch the video. Thank you to the families, teachers, and staff of Holy Angels for proving in-person learning is successful when the proper precautions are taken.

School Committee Nominations

Date Extended to March 29th

Each year during the month of March, nominations are sought for the Holy Angels School Committee. As a committee of the Parish Council, the HASC assists in the development of quality educational programs at Holy Angels School. At its monthly meetings, committee members review and recommend programs and policies, provide planning necessary for adequate funding of school programs, recommend salary and tuition schedules and instructional budget, and provide a significant avenue of communication between parents and the school.

Members serve a two-year term. Below is a form to offer nominations for this year’s School Committee election. If you are interested or have someone in mind who you think would be the ideal candidate, please complete and return the form to the school office no later than Monday, March 29th.

Teachers need supplies

Classroom supplies are running low and teachers are asking for help. Below is a list of needs by grade level. Please help if you can.

K3 - paper towels & kleenex

K4 - paper towels, napkins & ziplock bags (gallon size)

1st - paper towels, bottled water, snacks, crayons, & markers

2nd - paper towels

3rd - paper towels

4th - Clorox wipes

7th - Clorox wipes

summer school opportunity

All families are highly encouraged to participate in the WBSD summer school program. The district is offering its full range of enrichment courses in person this summer, in addition to offering its Standards Reading and Math classes both in-person and virtually.

Summer school for students who will have completed 4K-grade 3 will take place at Silverbrook. Students who will have completed grades 4-7 will attend summer school at Badger Middle School.

Summer school dates are Monday, June 14th -Friday, July 9th, with no classes on Monday, July 5th. Registration for Summer School 2021 will open on March 15 for current grades 4K-7. Registration takes place in Skyward Family Access.

Click the link below for details on the classes available.

Questions? Please contact Linda Dzibinski, Summer School Registrar, at 262-335-5418 or

Summer School Information Page

Click here to learn more about Summer School through the WBSD

boys & girls club open during spring break

The Boys & Girls Clubs of West Bend and Jackson will be open from 7am-5pm from March 29th through April 5th for those families who need a safe and positive place for their kiddos to be during that spring break period for our area schools.

Families who are interested in signing up should fill out the attached registration form and submit to the Unit which they are interested in sending their child. If you are not a member, you will also need to submit a membership form and pay the $80 membership fee. This membership fee will also cover any additional school days, non-school days and summer dates as well.

Forms can be submitted in-person at our sites or via email. Below are emails and contacts for each Club – Please feel free to reach out to the Unit Director for any additional questions or information.

- West Bend Email: – Contact: Becca Meyer

- Jackson Email: – Contact: Marisa Hurst

YMCA Summer Camp Registration

Registration for the YMCA summer Day Camp has begun. The fun begins on June 7th. Reserve your spot now before it fills up. For more information you can click the ink or view the attached PDF below.

The Leprechauns Were on the Run this Week!

This Week in pictures


The Virtue for the month of March is Honesty: sincerity, openness, and truthfulness in one's works and actions. "For we are taking pains to do what is right, not only in the eyes of the Lord but also in the eyes of man.” 2Cor. 8:21.

K3 – Aiden Chesak

K4 – Calvin Koepsell

K5 – Brock Prust & Landon Stocklosa

1st – Carson Wietor

2nd – Quinn Chesak

3rd – Gabe Gardner

4th – Claire Etzel

5th - Carsen Isselman

6th – Alex Matenaer

7th - Laila Hertel

8th - Andrew Demmer

PE - Ellie Held

Holy Angels School


We belong to a Catholic community which gathers together to proclaim the Gospel, serve others, and praise God. With the help of parents, teachers, and others we are here to grow in faith, knowledge, values, and respect.