SHGS Newsletter

June 15, 2020

Notes and News

Dear SHGS Families,

I pray this newsletter finds you and your family well. I hope you had a wonderful weekend and enjoyed the beautiful weather.

Congratulations to our graduates!! We are so proud of each one of them and wish them all the best in High School!

As we begin the last week of this school year, I would like to thank each of you for your continued support throughout this unprecedented Spring. I genuinely appreciate your flexibility as we switched from in-person learning to remote learning. I am blessed to have such an incredible staff and student body that were able to make this learning switch within a week. I know it wasn’t easy and we had some bumps along the way; however, I am so impressed and proud of everyone!

I do not know what the Fall will bring, but I will keep you all informed via my newsletter as I receive information.

We wish you all a fabulous Summer. Stay safe and stay healthy.

Warm Regards,

Tracy Strub

Refund for Registration Fee

Each family who enrolls for school year 2020-21 (and remains enrolled) will receive a credit on their December 2020 tuition bill for the full amount of the registration fees they paid. We hope that this small gesture shows our families how much we appreciate the sacrifices they make to provide a Catholic education for their children and are deeply grateful for their faith in us. Both New and Returning families are eligible to receive this credit. Families who have ALREADY enrolled will receive the credit, just as families who register from here on in.


Should you have any questions or need assistance in completing the registration or financial aid application, please feel free to contact Linda Millen

Chromebook Returns Monday, June 22, and Tuesday, June 23

Please return your SHGS Chromebook

Monday, June 22nd at SHGS from 7:00 - 11:00am

OR

Tuesday, June 23rd at SHGS 7:00am - 2:00pm

Get Your SHGS Yearbooks!

The 2020 school yearbook has arrived! We have captured wonderful memories of this academic school year! The yearbook includes all children, in all grades (Prek-3 thru 8th Grade! ).

If you are interested in buying a yearbook, please email Mrs. Strub (tstrub@shgsyonkers.org) with the numbers of year books you would like and your availability for pick up.

The cost of the yearbook is $30.00.Payments can be made by cash or check or money order payable to: Sacred Heart Grade School.

Thank you for your cooperation and support!

Inductees to the National Junior Honor Society

We would like to congratulate the students below on their outstanding academic accomplishments and acceptance into the National Junior Honor Society!


Za’Nyah Bernard

Emma Nozica

Gianna Verrier

Olivia Borrelli

Melissa DeLuise

Suriya Desjardins

Gabrielle Figueroa

Elizabeth Kowatch

Frida Silva

Kaytlin Alleyne

Isabella Escamilla-Ponce

Bethany Garcia

James Malone

Danica Mascarinas

Jessica Mitchell

Melanie Romero-Cruz

Nicole Sharak

Alana Taylor

National Junior Honor Society

National Junior Honor Society Weekly News

Week of June 15th – June 19th

Hello students, faculty, and families of Sacred Heart! Luckily the warm weather is finally here. So try and go outside, but make sure you stay safe.


Here are a few more activities to do during quarantine.

Things to do During Quarantine:

• Have a themed family dinner. Choose a theme, decorate your dinner area, dress up in a costume, and then enjoy your dinner. Use things around your home and be creative!

• Have a karaoke night.

• Invent your own board game.

• Write a letter to your future self.

• Play indoor bowling. Use water bottles instead of pins and use a medium-sized ball for the bowling ball.

• Play hot potato.

• Camp indoors. Make s’mores in the microwave and enjoy camping indoors.

• Have a coloring contest with your family.

• Decorate old clothes or shoes to make them look new again.

• Collect rocks and paint them.


Upcoming Events:

Friday June 19th: Last Day of School


Birthday Shout Outs:

June 14th - Ralph DelGuidice: Grade 7

June 17th - Daniel Paredes: Grade 6

June 18th - Ephraim Agyeman: UPK Red and Elizabeth Kowatch: Grade 7

June 19th - James Malone: Grade 6

June 21st - Saphira Prevost: Grade 1

June 22nd - Tristen Alvarez: Grade 4 and Ms. Lopez

June 26th - Liam : UPK Green and Alexander Pineda: Grade 5

June 29th - Catalina Williams: Grade 4

June 30th – Armani: Grade 8

July 2nd - Mrs. James: Grade 2 teacher

July 3rd - Delilah Siejack: Grade 7 and John: Grade 8

July 5th - Adriana Paredes: Pre-K 3

July 6th - James Lagaris: Grade 2

July 7th - Taylor Kosmolsick: Grade 2

July 10th - Lucas Montero: Grade 1

July 12th - Wilson Tepepa-Figueroa: Grade 7 and Gabriel: Grade 8

July 15th – Genevieve: Kindergarten

July 17th - Julian Duarte: Grade 6

July 19th - Julia Bagan: Pre-K 3 and Mark Benitez: Grade 4

July 21st - Ms. D: Pre-K 3 teacher

July 24th - Noah Smith: Grade 2 and Catherine Ramirez: Grade 3

July 25th – Bruce and Ivar: Kindergarten and Brett Muscatella: Grade 7

July 27th – London: Grade 8

July 28th – Julia: Kindergarten

July 29th – Christian: Kindergarten

July 31st - John Solis: Grade 1, De Souza: Grade 5, and Marisol Pablo: Grade 6

August 1st - Rodraya Pope: Grade 5

August 2nd - Miranda Perez: Grade 2

August 3rd - Stefano Rocha: Pre-K 3

August 4th - Ms. Giraldo: Pre-K 3 teacher and Giuliana: Kindergarten

August 5th - Emanuel Perez: Grade 4

August 7th – Sebastian: Kindergarten and Marcus: Grade 8

August 8th – Ethan: Kindergarten

August 9th - Sofia Ramos: Kindergarten and Logan Montiero: Grade 3

August 10th - Dylan Doddy: Grade 4

August 11th -Giada Caba: Pre-K 3, Iris Torres Medina: Grade 2 and Lylah Martinez: Grade 7

August 12th – Ava: Grade 8

August 14th - Xavier Gonzalez: Grade 4

August 15th - Airelel McBride: Grade 3

August 17th - Elias River: Pre-K 3 and Johann Tuapan: Grade 4

August 19th - Brooke Brown: Grade 1

August 20th - Avril Salazar: Grade 7

August 22nd - Matthew Cardona: Grade 3

August 23rd - Virginia Barca: Grade 3

August 24th – Connor: Kindergarten, Damary Pablo: Grade 2 and Liella Colon: Grade 3

August 26th – Ariela: Grade 8

August 29th - Matthew DeLeon: Grade 3


Hello fellow students of Sacred Heart Grade School,

To be a part of the National Junior Honor Society is a great honor. Your goal as a student should be to work hard to become a part of the NJHS. This year the NJHS had a rough year, but we did achieve some things. The NJHS had trivia for grades 1st –8th and for reading across America Day, we read to UPK- 4th grade. This year we wanted to be the best NJHS we could be and we wanted to improve last year’s NJHS. We had many struggles, but I think our greatest achievement is this newsletter. It informs the school of the NJHS and all the events that would happen. So as the 8th graders leave Sacred Heart and the NJHS, I hope the new NJHS will be better than ever. I hope you continue the tradition of this newsletter. Let the school know who the NJHS is and never forget to improve on your service, scholarship, leadership, citizenship, and character. Those are the qualities the NJHS needs and strive to improve those qualities. The 8th graders of the NJHS will miss Sacred Heart greatly.

Stay Safe and Have a great summer!!

8th Grade Graduation!! Congratulations to the Class of 2020!!

Remote Learning at SHGS

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Important Dates

Monday, June 15: PreK 3 Moving Up/Belonging Pick Up at SHGS


Tuesday, June 16: PreK 4 Moving Up/Belonging Pick Up at SHGS


Wednesday, June 17: Kindergarten Moving Up


Friday, June 19: Last Day of School for Grades 1 through 7


Monday, June 22: Chromebook Return 7:00 -11:00am


Tuesday, June 23: Chromebook Return 7:00am - 2:00pm