SMM PARENT NEWSLETTER
January 10, 2020
TOGETHER WE MAKE GREAT THINGS HAPPEN
Teena Galatas, Simone Boell, Brad Binder, Sister Donna Baker, Marion Ciulla, Karen Soulet, Sandra Chester, Cherie Stockton, Kathleen Craig, Kaleb Manuel, Gerald Doucet, Mike Reams, Dale Davis, Lorraine Olmo, Zachary Cresson, Keith Baumgarter, Gay LaFleur, Leslie Bouvier, Burt Bamping, Trent Hoogacker, and Dale McCloskey.
PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD ABOUT OPEN HOUSE
LOUISIANA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM INFORMATION
Louisiana Scholarship Program, also known as LA Believes, application window opened December 10th and will close on January 31, 2020. The Louisiana Scholarship Program is designed to provide students with additional opportunities to attend the school of their choice.
To be eligible for a scholarship, students must have a family income that does not exceed 250% of the federal poverty line and must be entering kindergarten for the first time.
To learn about the Louisiana Scholarship Program, including how to apply for a scholarship, please review the Scholarship Program FAQ PDF.
To apply for a scholarship, please go to the Online Student Application for the Louisiana Scholarship Program webpage and submit your application by January 31st.
SPRING PICTURE DAY IS COMING
Mother's Day Out, Pre K 3 and 4 will take Spring Pictures on January 22nd in the Early Childhood Building.
Kindergarten through 7th grade will take pictures on Thursday, January 30th. Picture proofs will be sent home for viewing and purchase, so no pre payment or pre-ordering is necessary.
Students may wear free dress on spring picture day, following the free dress regulations outlined in the student handbook.
SMM Parish Louisiana Life March Info
On Saturday, January 25, 2020 the bus for the Louisiana Life March in Baton Rouge will leave from St. Margaret Mary at 7:15 a.m. and will arrive in downtown Baton Rouge. Lineup for the march will be in the grassy area outside the Louisiana State Capitol at the corner of Spanish Town Road and N. 4th Street. The march will proceed on N. 4th Street to Galvez Plaza, where a program will take place. (This is the same route as last year.) See more information go to LALifeMarch.com or call 1-866-463-LIFE(5499).
Seating is limited so if you plan on taking the bus to Baton Rouge, please call Mary 985-643-9547 or Eileen at 985-649-6281. The cost for the bus trip is $20 and checks should be made payable to St. Margaret Mary Church. Water will be provided but you will need to bring your own lunch.
PTO Mother/Daughter Mardi Gras Mom-Beaux Party
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SPECIAL MAGNIFICAT BRUNCH
SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS FOR JANUARY
2019-2020 SMM SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR
Friday, January 10
- School Mass 8:30 am Parents Are Invited
- Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest 3:15 - 4:30 pm SMM Gym
- Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby Tech Night 6:00 pm Gym
Sunday, January 12
- Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby1:30 pm Gym
Tuesday, January 14
- Girls Basketball vs First Baptist 4:00 pm @ SMM
Wednesday, January 15
- SV Boys Basketball vs Mary Queen of Peace 4:00 pm @ Coquille
Thursday, January 16
- Room Parent Mtg 8:15 am E-Bldg
- SV Boys Basketball Game 4:00 pm @ Our Lady of the Lake School
Friday, January 17
- School Mass 8:30 am Church Parents are Invited
Monday, January 20
- Martin Luther King, Jr Day Observance - NO SCHOOL