THE WEEKLY WITNESS
29 Jan. 2016 | St. Mary Magdalen School | San Antonio, TX
MISSION UNITED, EST. 1942
OUR MISSION: EMPOWER STUDENTS AND OUR COMMUNITY TO WITNESS THE GOSPEL AND GROW IN EXCELLENCE THROUGH FAITH, ACADEMICS AND SERVICE.
NUESTRA MISION: EMPODERAR A LOS ALUMNOS Y A NUESTRA COMUNIDAD A SER TESTIGOS DEL EVANGELIO Y CRECER EN LA EXCELENCIA A TRAVÉS DE LA FÉ, LAS ACADÉMICAS Y EL SERVICIO.
CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK!
Sunday: Catholic Schools In Our Parish
- Mass at 12:30. Student Choir and Lectors
- Open House Afterward
- All students who attend in mass uniform earn free dress day on Friday.
Monday: Catholic Schools In Our Community
- Service Day!
- Student Council will present on the Maverick Recycling Program.
- Students may wear spirit top with jeans and sneakers.
Tuesday: Catholic Schools In Our Students
- Free Dress!
- Drop What You're Doing & Dance: Music Will Randomly Come On The PA And Dance Parties Will Ensue
- Movie In The Hall In The Afternoon (8th grade will be selling popcorn)
Wednesday: Catholic Schools In Our Nation
- Mass Uniform
- Students will write letters and cards to legislators advocating for school choice
Thursday: Catholic Schools In Our Vocations
- Regular Dress
- Alumni Dr. Joe Ferro and Dr. Paul Saenz will address the students.
- Men and women religious will share their journeys to and in their vocations with the students.
Friday: Catholic Schools In Our Staff
- Academic Bowl
- Free Dress for those who attended 12:30 Mass on Sunday, 1/31. Mavericks are encouraged to go ALL RED, even to the point of being a bit silly.
- Lunch provided for staff
- * **Western Wear and Cowboy Breakfast moved to Tuesday, 2/9 (Mardi Gras)
A Great Primer On Why Catholic Schools Rule
The Link Below Gives A Good Overview Of What CSW Is All About
The piece below delves into how "micro-defeatist thoughts are the primary destroyers of our curiosity " and how we can avoid succumbing to them.
YEAR OF MERCY
FAMILY & PARENTING
February 7-14 is National Marriage Week
KHAKI & PLAID RAISES OVER $700,000 FOR TUITION ASSISTANCE!
RED AND BLACK BALL
PTC MEETING THIS WEDNESDAY!
Playoffs Here We Come, Championship Or Bust!
Congrats to our B Teams for strong seasons. Having seen them at the beginning of the season and the end of the season, there's no doubt that they improved greatly.
Our A Teams both made the playoffs!
The Ladies take on St. John Berchman at Monday at 4:30 and the Gents square off against St. James that same day at 6:30.
The games will be at St. Pius.