Friday, November 18, 2022
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R.C. Challenge Tournament
This weekend, we are hosting an R.C. Challenge Tournament at St. Patrick’s School.
Two of our teams are participating and we wish them the best of luck.
I want to thank Mrs. Zochowski for organizing the whole event and for getting the teams ready along with Mrs. Steele. Morning practices have now concluded.
Concession will be available for participants and spectators.
Photo Retakes – Wed., Nov. 23rd
Please ensure your child’s teacher knows you want your child to have retakes by putting a note in their planner.
Celtics Day – Thurs., Nov. 24th
Celtics Day (non-uniform) is Jersey Day.
Please send a loonie or twoonie for our Chalice sponsor child, Angel. Thank you!
Pro D Day – Fri., Nov. 25th
No school on Nov. 25th.
It is a professional development day for our teachers.
Mass Date Moved
Due to the priest’s retreat, we are moving our Friday, Nov. 18th Mass to Friday, Dec. 9th.
We will collect food bank items on December 2nd & 9th.
Christmas Concert – December 6th
We are excited to invite you IN PERSON to our Christmas Concert, “Straight Outta Bethlehem”, on Dec. 6th.
There are two shows a matinee at 1:00pm and an evening performance at 6:30pm.
All students are expected to return for the evening show, as they have been working hard with Mrs. Boronco in music class.
We are asking for a monetary donation, at your discretion, for your entrance. This will help purchase some much-needed equipment for our Arts Program.
Please see the separate email regarding costumes.
Costumes must be sent in to the classroom no later than Wednesday, Nov. 30th.
Christmas Hot Lunch
We are thrilled to bring back our traditional Christmas Lunch for the students and staff of St. Patrick’s School! This year we are hosting the December Hot Lunch on Thursday, December 15, 2022. This special event is held in the school gym, where all students and staff are invited to sit together and enjoy a traditional holiday meal.
The Hot Lunch Team is seeking donations of turkeys and/or hams, as well as financial support and parent time in order to keep the costs for this lunch as low as possible.
If you have a contribution, please note that on the form.
There is also the opportunity to donate the “cash value” of a Christmas meal to the Poor Clares, of the St. Clare’s Monastery in Mission.
Ordering closes on Friday, December 2, 2022
Please access our form here: https://www.stpatsschool.org/annual-christmas-lunch-order-form/
Free Haircuts and Sports Clips
Sports Clips on Dewdney Trunk Road has donated a lot of free haircuts for men and boys. If you would like to receive one, please email the office so we can distribute the ticket to your family. The tickets expire December 15, 2022.
What makes Neufeld Farms so great? Everything!! Top quality foods that people want and love. Sooooo many options from appies, soups, meats, cookie dough and pies and cheesecakes! Get yours for your Christmas and New Year parties!
Online ordering runs until Sunday, Nov. 20th with delivery on Monday, Nov. 28th @ 1:00pm.
We will also have Growing Smiles running until Nov. 25th with delivery on Dec. 9th, time is T.B.D.
Parish Purdy’s Fundraiser
Pick up date to be determined but we are hoping it will be the same day as the Growing Smiles pick up.
Father and Son Club Invite
23: Hot Lunch
23: Photo Retake Day
24: Celtics Day – Jersey Day – Proceeds for Chalice
25: NO SCHOOL – Pro D Day
02: Mass (Gr. 3) – FOOD BANK DONATIONS
06: St. Nicholas Day (Chocolate treats for students in the morning)
06: CHRISTMAS CONCERT 1:00 pm and 6:30 pm (More details to follow)
07: Pajama Day
09: Mass (Gr. 4) – FOOD BANK DONATIONS
15: Annual Christmas Hot Lunch
16: Mass (Gr. 7)
16: Last Day Before the Holidays – NOON DISMISSAL
Permissions slips must be handed in prior to attending. These are NOT open to all grades:
R.C. Challenge: Tuesdays & Thursdays at 8:00am (Mrs. Zochowski & Mrs. Steele)
Latin Club: Tuesdays from 3:00 – 4:00 pm (Mr. Brooks)
Games Club: Thursdays at from 3:00 – 4:30 pm (Mr. Brooks & Mrs. Wagg)
- Gr. 5,6,7 – Liturgy Choir Practice Nov. 30 @ 12:00-12:30
- Gr. 5, 6 & 7 – School Mass Friday, Dec. 2 – morning practice @ 8:10am
- Gr. 3,4 – Liturgy Choir Practice Dec. 7 @ 12:00-12:30
- Gr. 3,4 – School Mass Friday, Dec. 9 – morning practice @ 8:10am
- Gr. 5,6,7 – Liturgy Choir Practice Dec. 14 @ 12:00-12:30
- Gr. 5,6,&7 – School Mass Friday Dec. 16 – morning practice @ 8:10am
INTERMEDIATE CHOIR Gr. 4-7:
- every Wednesday 8:00am-8:35am in the music room
- Dec. 7, 14 – No Intermediate Choir Practice