St. Joseph School
Round Lake, Illinois
Please mark your calendars with the following dates and reminders:
World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser money is due now. Please turn money into the office.
November 16-23: No School- Thanksgiving Break; have a safe and happy break!!
November 22: Happy Thanksgiving to our SJS family near and far!!
November 26: Welcome Back to School! Hearing and Vision Screening today!
November 26: PTO meeting at 6pm in room 8
December 1: Carmel Catholic High School Entrance Exam: 8am-11:45am
December 2: Craft Fair @SJS in the gym from 8am-2pm
December 13: Christmas Program @7pm at SJS in the gym
December 19: Confessions for grades 3-8 @ 9:30am
December 19: Three Kings Raffle Tickets due
December 21: Early Dismissal @1:00pm
December 24-January 8: Christmas Break
January 6: Three Kings
15 de Noviembre: Conferencias de padres y maestros - 12:30 - 8:00 pm; salida a las 11:20
16-23 de Noviembre: No hay clases-Vacaciones de Accion de Gracias
26 de Noviembre: Examen de oidos y ojos
26 de Noviembre: Junta de PTO a las 6pm en el cuarto #8
1 de Diciembre: Examen de ingreso a Carmel Catholic High School - 8am a 11:45am
13 de Diciembre: Programa de Navidad a las 7pm en la Escuela San Jose
19 de Diciembre: Confesiones para los grados 3-8
19 de Diciembre: Entrega de boletos de Rifa de los Tres Reyes
21 de Diciembre: Salida temprana a la 1pm
24 de Diciembre - 8 de Enero: Vacaciones de Navidad
6 de Enero: Rifa de Tres Reyes
Students Please Dress for the Weather
Preschool Club Sign-up Sheet
World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser is coming to an end.
Parents, please return the envelope with the $60 to the main office by November 12 or sooner. We have only 4 boxes left to sell. If you are interested, please contact Sylvia or Maria at the main office.
Thank you to the many people who participated in this fundraiser!!
This Means War!!
Please help St. Joseph Student Council raise money for Catholic Charities during the month of November in a Coin War. Bring in your spare change for a good cause! The class who collects the most money, per student, gets a pizza party! We will be collecting coins from November 1st to November 30th. Results will be announced Monday, December 3, 2018.
Coin jugs with the homeroom teacher’s name will be placed in every morning in each classroom to collect coins. Student Council will collect the jugs after school each day to total the coins collected.
Counseling at St. Joseph School
St. Joseph School and EMAUS are working together!
Toys will be delivered on December 20, 2018 to Vista Medical Center.
Please send in your NEW toy donation to the office before December 18, 2018.
Thank you in advance for your generosity!
St. Vincent de Paul Food Drive
Virtue of the Month
CCC 1822: Charity is the theological virtue by which we love God above all things for his own sake, and our neighbor as ourselves for the love of God.
FAMILY CONNECTION: work together to help those in need; PADS, Food Pantry, or donate to a toy drive
SCHOOL: Worlds Finest Chocolate and St. Vincent de Paul Food Drive.
Bingo tables set-up and take-down volunteers
Table set up on 11/17: Lorena Diaz
Table set up on 11/24: Vianney Gomez
Take down on 11/17: Estefanye Cervantes
Take down on 11/24: still need one family to fill this spot
St. Joseph School is in the need of parents to take down the bingo tables during week 4 of each month. You will receive a credit towards your tuition for completing this job. Call Sylvia at the main office for more details. :)
Week 2 position had been filled!! Thank you!
Bingo Volunteers for November 17 & 24 2018
November 171. Tovar
1. Mrs. Hernandez
2. Mr. Hernandez
3. Ampelia Rodriguez
Please see Louise upon arrival at 4:00 p.m. for instructions as to what your job will be for the evening. Please phone Louise if you have a question or concern. 847-857-8235
Parents are required to work 2 Bingo's per student.
Thank you for your service and kindness.
Lunch Orders/Upgrade in the process
Information sheets were sent home today! Contact Ms. Judy for help with the new process.
Starting in December FSP lunch orders will be placed online. Ordering for January will begin in December and remain open until December 15. Parents can use their smart phones, tablets, or a computer. It is a very user friendly program, and if parents need help to register or order, Judy will be available to help. More information to follow...
Reminder: November lunches have been ordered. If you did not order, please make sure to pack a lunch for your child/children.
Volunteer hours for the 2018-2019 School Year
We are looking for a few parents to do playground duty during the school day from 11-11:30 or 11:30 -12:00. Please contact the main office if you would like to help.
A total of 26 volunteer hours will be required for the 2018-2019 school year.