Ms. Monaghan's Message - October 4

Challenge, Inspire, Empower, & Serve

Important Upcoming Dates

Oct. 6: Student Led Mass Cancelled

Oct. 7-9: FIRE Week (See Below)

Oct. 8: MS Field Trip to Union Station

Oct. 9: Noon Dismissal - Parent/Teacher Conferences; Picture Re-takes

Oct. 10: No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences

Oct. 11: No School - Diocesan Professional Development Day

Oct. 14-18: Book Fair

Oct. 15: Grades 3-5 to Burr Oaks

Oct. 18: MS to Harvesters

Oct. 25: K-2 to Fun Farm

Oct. 28: 5th Grade Vocation Day at St. Pius

Oct. 30: 5th to Blue Springs School of Economics

Oct. 31: Noon Dismissal; Trunk or Treat @ 10am

Nov. 1: No School; All Saints Day

Nov. 2: St. Patrick Auction

Big picture

Plastic Bottles Needed

Our advanced art class is looking for plastic bottles. They can be any size (2 liter, 20 oz, etc), clear or green. Thank you!

Student Led Mass Canceled - October 6

We had a mishap in our planning and our student led mass on October 6th has been canceled. I will let you know as soon as I have a new date on the calendar!
Big picture

FIRE'd Up For Inclusion Week - October 7-9

Classroom Coin Challenge! Which classroom can donate the most money for the FIRE Foundation??? The winning class will receive a popsicle party!

All raffle ticket purchases must be completed by MONDAY! Right now, we are in 2nd place, so get your tickets in today. You can purchase online at the link below.

Wear your Be Kind t-shirt and uniform pants or jeans. Today, students will learn about being kind to everyone and complete a craft activity. Our students in grades 3-5 will attend a special presentation on inclusion in the afternoon.

Tuesday: Superheroes for Inclusion Day -

K-5 Students can dress up as their favorite superhero or wear a superhero t-shirt and jeans or uniform pants.

Middle School Students will wear uniforms, because they will be attending a NASA field trip at Union Station.

Today, students will learn about being inclusive at school and will complete a craft activity.

Wednesday - Noon Dismissal; Wear Red or Blue for FIRE. Today, we will create a "hearts on fire" craft activity and will announce the winners of our classroom coin challenge. At 11:15, our friends from St. Pius will come over to lead us in a pep assembly.

** Wednesday is also picture retake day for any student who wants a retake. Be sure to bring your uniform shirt for pictures.

Big picture

The Book Fair is Coming! - October 14-18

Mark your calendars for the week of October 14-18 for the Scholastic Book Fair! This is a great time to stock up your book collection, purchase some Christmas gifts, or grab some birthday gifts to put away to use throughout the year. Our library is funded 100% by donation and by fundraisers like the Book Fair, so we appreciate your help!

You can sign up to volunteer at the Book Fair by clicking then link below.

Big picture

St. Patrick School

The mission of St. Patrick School is to develop young men and women with active and creative minds, a sense of understanding and compassion for others, and the courage to act on their beliefs. We stress the total development of each child: spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical. Encouragement is given to students to bring their lives into conformity with God's will and plan, so that He is glorified.