SMM PARENT NEWSLETTER
January 24, 2020
TOGETHER WE MAKE GREAT THINGS HAPPEN
Teena Galatas, Simone Boell, Brad Binder, Sister Donna Baker, Marion Ciulla, Karen Soulet, Cherie Stockton, Kathleen Craig, Kaleb Manuel, Gerald Doucet, Mike Reams, Dale Davis, Lorraine Olmo, Zachary Cresson, Keith Baumgarter, Gay LaFleur, Leslie Bouvier, Burt Bamping, Kasey Hart, and Dale McCloskey.
For the repose of the soul of Kathy Nugent's Sister, Sandra Chester; for her family and friends; and for all those who mourn her loss.
THANK YOU FROM ADMINISRATION
And, therefore, we must also thank our parents for raising such exceptional children.
Thank you, parents, for your continued support of our students and school where, "Together, we make great things happen."
SMM IS CELEBRATING CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK JANUARY 27 - 31
Archdiocese of New Orleans Celebrates Catholic Schools Week
January 26-February 1, 2020.
COMMUNICATION ... COMMUNICATION ... COMMUNICATION
SPRING PICTURE DAY IS COMING
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.
CALLING ALL ASPIRING ACTORS & ACTRESSES IN GRADES 4 - 7
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.
SPECIAL MESSAGE FROM ADMINISTRATION RE: KINGCAKES
SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS FOR JANUARY
2019-2020 SMM SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR
Monday, January 27
- Registration for Returning Students Continues
- Catholic Schools Week - Monday is Celebrating Our Students
- Fun Run Committee Mtg 11:00 am
- Robotics Club Mtg 3:00 - 4:30 pm
- JV Boys Basketball Playoff Game vs St. Dominic 4:30 pm @ St. Charles Borromeo in Destrehan
Tuesday, January 28
- Catholic Schools Week - Tuesday is Celebrating Our Community
Wednesday, January 29
- Catholic Schools Week - Wednesday is Celebrating Our Nation
- Work of Mercy Day - Honoring Our Heroes
- Girls Basketball @ Our Lady of the Lake School 5:00 pm
Thursday, January 30
- Catholic Schools Week - Thursday is Celebrating Vocations
- School Mass 8:30 am Church Parents are Invited
- Spring Pictures Grades K - 7
- PJP Mass 10:30 am - SC Reps attend
Friday, January 31
- Catholic Schools Week - Friday is Celebrating Faculty, Staff & Volunteers
- Archdiocesan Catholic Schools Week Mass 10:30 am St. Catherine of Sienna - NJHS & SC Officers Attend
Saturday, February 1
- 7th Grade Overnight Retreat Camp Abbey, Covington
Monday, February 3
- Registration for New Students Begins
- Girls Basketball vs Our Lady of the Lake 4:00 pm @ SMM
- Men's Club Mtg 6:30 pm Gym
Tuesday, February 4
- K - 2nd Grade Students of the Month on WSMM 8:10 am
- JV Boys Basketball @ Lake Castle 4:00 pm
- SV Boys Basketball @ Lake Castle 5:00 pm
- Used Uniform Sale 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Wednesday, February 5
- 3rd - 5th Grade Students of the Month on WSMM 8:10 am
- Girls Basketball vs St Peter 5:00 pm @ Coquille Park
Thursday, February 6
- 6th & 7th Grade Students of the Month on WSMM 8:10 am
- Girls Basketball @ First Baptist 4:00 pm
- SV Boys Basketball @ First Baptist 5:00 pm
Friday, February 7
- School Mass 8:30 am Church Parents Are Invited to Join Us
- Cub Scout Pack Mtg 6:30 - 8:00 pm Gym
Saturday, February 8
- SMM School Play Auditions & Rehearsal 9:00 am - 12 noon Gym