Principal's Corner

Star News -St. James Catholic School -September 7, 2018

Gospel Value: Respect

Respecting the life and dignity of myself and each person in thought, word and action.

Dear Star Families and Friends,

I can’t believe that we are in the month of September. In this past week, I’ve had parents approach me about showing more support in the classrooms. Here are two conversations that will help you stay involved.

1. “Show me what you have for homework.”

2. “Tell me about something new you learned today.”

Of course, there are other ways to be involved, and we want to make sure that you know that we are available and open to any ideas that you may have. Your child’s education is our number one priority, and having that parent and teacher communication is the key to success!

Have a great weekend!

Alicia Vazquez

Principal

NEWS and more...

Praying for Vocations


Every Thursday, Father Pruett selects a family to take a cross home and pray for vocations with their family. Martin was selected this week.

REMIND for Parent Alerts!

This is our link to get parent alerts. We send messages such as school cancellations, weather alerts for early pick up, and reminders of events.

Click on the link and enter your cell phone number.

Class code is @stjamescat

http://rmd.me/b?rid=46365793

Baby Shower For Birth Choice

This month we will start our service project for the whole school. The project is a Baby Shower for Birth Choice. This ministry gives support and help women who might need that extra support during their pregnancy and arrival of their newborn. Each class will be assigned an item to focus on and bring to school.

Pre-K3 and K4 - baby bottles

Kdg. and 1st– pacifiers

2nd-3rd– Diapers

4th-5th– onesies

6th-7th-8th– blankets

At the end of the month we will have a representative from Birth Choice collect the items and talk to our students about their ministry. Our students are excited and ready to get started.

Reading Partners

Do you have half an hour to spare in your day? Do you want to make a difference?

Become a Reading partner! Come and listen to a student read and help them boost their confidence. You will be partnered with a student for six sessions. Being a partner does require to be safe environment trained and the teacher will provide the books.

For more information please inquire at 404-636-6810 with Mrs. Vazquez.

Yearbook Pictures

Thursday, September 27, the photographer will be at St. James to take individual student pictures for the yearbook! Wear your dress uniform and don't forget your tie.

Stars Cosmic Challenge Friday, September 14th

Located at St. James School

Obstacle Courses, Fun, and More!

Noon-3:00p.m.

COME AND CHEER OUR STUDENTS IN SPORTS!

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Join us at the Garage for hamburgers and fries!

Tuesday, Sep. 25th, 6-9pm

1024 West Interstate 240 Service Road

Oklahoma City, OK

Please join us on Tuesday, September 25th for St. James Catholic School at The Garage!

From 6:00p.m. to 9:00p.m., 10% of the total sales (including drinks) will be donated to St. James Catholic School. I look forward to seeing you there!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Photos of the week!

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Phonics with kindergartners!

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Lunch time with 1st grade!

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Fun Friday's with Pre-K3!

St. James the Greater Catholic School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, ethnicity, national origin, or disability in the administration of its educational policies, or athletic and other school-administered programs, including student admission.

Keep us in your prayers!