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St. Mark School Newsletter

October 15th, 2018

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Home and School News

St. Mark Home & School will host the annual Halloween Dance for St. Mark and CCD Students in grade 6, 7, and 8 in October 19th from 7-10PM. The cost is $5 per student and will be collected at the door. No backpacks or outside food/drink is permitted. Students must be picked up by an adult by 10PM. Please fill out the permission form and return it to school

Home & School will be hosting their annual Trunk or Treat on October 26. Watch for flyers to come home with details on times and procedures. Reserve a spot for your vehicle using the new Sign Up Genius link. Spots are first come, first serve, and limited to 30.

October Events

Friday 10/19 - Progress Reports

Friday 10/19 - Halloween Dance 6th-8th grades

Saturday 10/20 - Historic Bristol Day

Friday 10/26 - Halloween Fair

Friday 10/26 - Trunk or Treat

Friday 10/26 - Escape Room @ 7PM

Saturday 10/27 - Conwell-Egan Scholarship/Entrance Exam

Wednesday 10/31 - Halloween

Divine Mercy Retreat

Divine Mercy Retreat at St. Mark Church in Bristol, PA

Friday, Oct. 26th, 7 pm - 8:30 pm

Guest Speakers, Prayer, Adoration with a professional singer

Saturday, Oct. 27th, 12 pm - 3:30 pm

Prayer, Guest Speakers, Confession, & Adoration with a professional singer

Free to attend - Attend for part of it or the entire time.

Please feel free to bring a snack!

Save the Date! Jesus and Mary will not disappoint!

If you have any pictures of students or events from this school year and would like to share them to potentially be used in the year book, please email them to tdooley@stmarkmail.com.

Attention: School, CCD and CYO- Parents and Volunteers

If you are helping or plan to help out this year or at any time in the future

as a CCD Teacher or Aid, CYO Coach, or at the school in the lunchroom or

classroom, and will have regular contact with children (at least one time per week),

This one-time training is an Archdiocesan requirement.

Protecting God’s Children

Awareness Session

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 @ 6:30PM

At Saint Mark School Hall

(1024 Radcliffe Street, Bristol, PA 19007)

This session is FREE, but pre-registration

on www.virtusonline.org is required.

Looking Ahead to Novemeber

Friday 11/2 - First Friday Mass @ 8AM

Sunday 11/4 - Daylight Savings Time ends

Monday 11/12 - Veterans Day observed

Monday 11/19 - Fall Picture Day

Wednesday 11/21 - Thanksgiving Day Mass @ 8AM & Early Dismissal @11:30AM

Thursday 11/22 - Thanks Giving Day

Friday 11/23 - Black Friday

Saturday 11/24 - Bristol Borough Christmas Parade

Simple Ways to Support Our School

Please take some time to consider doing your shopping with our Scrip program. You can do the shopping that you would do normally with gift cards all while supporting St. Marks and making some money for yourself to help pay for tuition and many other needs. Below is a list of programs that we have access to in which to take advantage. The rebates earned from Scrip are split 50/50.

Scrip-To-Go Program Form

Buy Scrip Online

Giant A+ School Rewards

Register for Shoprite for My School

Download Shoparoo:


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