SFA Cougar Connection
January 15, 2020
We are the Body of Christ Living Like Francis
2020-2021 Registration (Preschool - Eighth Grade)
OUR NEXT BOX TOP DRESS DOWN DAY IS TOMORROW, JANUARY 16TH.
Joey Colosi scored in the 99% on his high school placement test! He received 4-year renewable a scholarship from NDCL.
Black & Red Ball - February 1, 2020
The grade level with the highest ticket sales by Friday, January 18 will win a pizza party donated by Georgios Pizza! If you do not know many parents at our school, this is a great way to get to know them!
All individuals who sponsor a teacher will be entered into a drawing for 4 tickets and a parking pass for the January 25th Cleveland Monsters Game at 1:00 p.m. If you are interested, send a check for $50 made out to St. Francis of Assisi School to the attention of "Cara Sulzer" with a note indicating it's to sponsor a teacher.
If 225 tickets or more are sold, we will have a Dance Party for the students and staff.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for the Black and Red Ball on February, 1. Please contact Cara Sulzer for details, firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI SPELLING BEE
THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FREE THROW CHAMPIONSHIP
BOARD GAME CLUB WITH MRS. VALENTI
JOIN BOOK CLUB WITH MRS. BIATS
CALLING ALL BAKERS!
SPRING SPORTS REGISTRATIONS BEGINS JANUARY 15TH
Registrations for spring sports will begin January 15th and run through February 15th. To register, go to http://www.stfrancisboosters.org/Athletics/Registration. Available spring sports include track for boys and girls all grades, baseball for boys 3rd - 8th grade, and softball for girls grades 3rd - 8th. Questions can be directed to SFA athletic director, Eileen Klear - email@example.com.
PTO OFFICER POSITIONS OF PRESIDENT AND SECRETARY OPEN FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
Nicki Macauda had decided to step down as PTO President earlier this week. The PTO Board will operate with three officers until elections are held in May.
PTO officer positions of President and Secretary will be open for the 2020-2021 school year.
An election will be held at May's meeting and an individual must attend 3 meetings in order to vote.
Anyone interested in either PTO President or Secretary positions should submit their name to Sandy Colosi via email:
ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI 8TH GRADERS ARE HOSTING THE ANNUAL SFA CAVATELLI DINNER
ST. FRANCIS SPRING CRAFT FAIR 2020
BYE BYE BIRDIE WISHLIST
Elvis like costume
Straight leg boys/mens jeans
Peter pan collared blouses (old uniform blouses)
Pill box hat
Old large pocketbooks 1950s
Keds or converse high and low top tennis shoes
Small wooden desk and chair
Old 1950s phones
Small hand held American flags
Dark dreary colored coats or jackets
Volunteers During Lunch and Recess
Thursday, January 23-Geography Bee @ 8a.m.
Friday, January 24-School Mass @ 9a.m.
Report cards sent home
Sunday, January 26-Catholic Schools Week Mass @ 10a.m.
Catholic Schools Week Mass @ 11a.m.
Gr. 8 Cavatelli Dinner from 1-6p.m.
Monday, January 27-Spelling Bee @ 1p.m.
Tuesday, January 28-Gr. 5 DARE Program
CLUB-Damascus Mission Outreach @ 12:30p.m. for Gr. 6-8
THE NATURE CAMP IN THE VILLAGE OF GATES MILLS
CAMP INVENTION-SPARK IMAGINATION THROUGH STEM
St. Francis of Assisi School will be taking a break from offering Camp Invention this summer. We're happy to share information about camp being offered at three schools in our area. Please see the flyer in the newsletter pack for more information.
INTENTIONS FOR PRAYER
- For Bob Hilbig, who is in the hospital
- For Philip Wayner, who has leukemia
- For Israel Cox
- For Eileen Read
- For Judy Stofan, who is healing from shoulder surgery
- For all cancer patients especially Vivian Zaratzian, Dennis Barrett and Norahann O'Neill
- For Mrs. Negrelli
- For our St. Francis family, that we may be like St. Francis who lived a life dedicated to serving God and the needs of others
- For the men and women who serve our country in the armed forces
- For all those who are called to vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life through prayer and education, and to renew our prayers and support for those who are considering one of the particular vocations.
If you have any prayer intentions, please email Mrs. Boothe