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04-26-17 Newsletter
In Today's Folder You Will Find:
- May/June School Calendar with the Guidance Newsletter on back.
- May/June Food Service Menu
- Gr. 4 Permission Form to AMS - “Asian Adventure”
-  Gr. 3 Field Trip Bundle (Viterbo Play, Asian Adventure, Summer Safety, Eagle Center)
- Aquinas Youth Wrestling Camp Brochures
- Skylert Emergency System Phone Update Form
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Thursday, April 27 – Day 3 Mid 4th Quarter
-8:30 a.m.  All Strings rehearse in gym.
-9:15 a.m.  All band students rehearse in gym
- 12:30 Final Rehearsal of Spring Concert (open to the public)
- Supervised Study 3:00-4:30 p.m. RM 204
- 6:30 p.m. Spring Concert
Friday, April 28 – NO SCHOOL
-Diocesan Education Conference at La Crosse Ctr.
Monday, May 1 – Day 4
- Beg. Orchestra Rehearsal 7:45 a.m.
- Adv. Band Rehearsal 11:05 a.m.
- Supervised Study 3:00-4:30 p.m. RM 204
Tuesday, May 2 – Day 5
- Beginning Band 11:05 a.m.
- May/June Birthday Lunch @ 11:15 a.m.
- Advanced Band 2:15 p.m.
- Supervised Study 3:00-4:30 p.m.
-Coding Club 3-4:15 p.m.  Grs. 5 & 6.
Wednesday, May 3 – Day 6
- School Mass 9:00a.m.  Mrs. Levendoski’s class prepares and Fr. Konopa is our celebrant
- Advanced Orchestra Rehearsal at 11:05 a.m.
LOST AND FOUND
Our lost and found bins are overflowing! During the spring concert, they items will be on display in the cafeteria.  Please take a moment to stop by and claim your student’s belongings.  All remaining items will be discarded or donated to Goodwill by Thursday, May 4, 2017.
SPRING CONCERT
Our school Spring Concert is scheduled for Thursday, April 27 with a final rehearsal at 12:30 p.m. and the evening performance at 6:30 p.m. in our school gym.  All Orchestra and Band students will be part of the concert; as well as Singing Club, and a choral performance entitled “Making the Band” to be presented by all grade 3, 4, and 5 students.  Gr. 4 will debut their talents on the recorder as well a volunteer group of Gr. 6 students who will share what they have learned on the ukulele! 
Vocal students should arrive at 6:15 p.m. and report to the gym.
Band and Orchestra students should arrive at 6:05 p.m. and report to the Instrumental Music Room for tuning.
ALL Students should dress in the Spirit Shirt of their choice and either khaki pants, skirt, capris or walking shorts.
VOLUNTEER HELP NEEDED
We are looking for some help with the May Crowning Parent/Student Lunch next Friday, May 5.  Please check the Sign-up Genius site.  I AM ALSO LOOKING FOR SOME HELP IF YOU HAVE SOME FRESH GARDEN FLOWERS/LILACS/TREE BLOSSONS THAT YOU COULD PUT TOGETHER A BOUQUET, WE ARE LOOKING FOR 15 BOUQUETS.  PLEASE LABEL YOUR VASES AND SEND TO SCHOOL NEXT FRIDAY MORNING!  THANKS.
6TH GRADE REMINDER!!!
6th Grade Student/Parent Lunch with Talent Show will take place on Friday, May 5, at Noon at the Blessed Sacrament Parish Center.  This lunch is for the 6th grader and parents only.  No younger siblings, please.
May Crowning:  The students will then lead the May Crowning Prayer Service in church at 2:00 p.m. 
Dress for the Day:  We ask that the Girls wear a dress, skirt and top or pant suit for the day.  Dresses and tops should have a sleeve.  If sleeveless, then a jacket or light sweater is needed for school and church.  We ask that the Boys wear a dress shirt with necktie and dress pants or school uniform pants.
Over, please-
 
FOOD SERVICE BALANCES
As the end of the year approaches, we ask that all lunch accounts be kept current.  Your balance sheets were included in last week’s family folder. If you have questions regarding your student(s) account, please contact the school office.  We appreciate your assistance with this matter.
LAST DAY OF AFTERCARE
The last day of After School Care at Blessed Sacrament will be Friday, May 26, 2017.  All payments are due by Tuesday, May 30th. Thank you!
 
MOTHER’S DAY 2017
Want to do something special for Mother's Day? Attend this year's Listen to Your Mother event! It will be held Friday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are $16. Cast members reading about their experiences as mothers, with their mothers, about all things related to the honored role of being and becoming a mother, include: Joanne Adragna Shird, Beth Erickson, Maureen Freedland, Nancy Heerens-Knudson, Sylvia Jimison, Livia Johnson, Jonathan Lamb, Amy Sanwick, Susan C. Schuyler, Michael Scott, Sheida Teimouri, Claire Wight, and Christy Wopat. Ten percent of the proceeds support the YWCA. For ticket information, please visit: http://www.webercenterfortheperformingarts.org.
MMOC CHICKEN QUE
Mary, Mother of the Church Parish, 2006 Weston Street, La Crosse, will be holding a Chicken-Que on Thursday, May 11, from 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  The price is $9.00 and includes 1/2 chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, homemade beans and a dinner roll.  For pre-sale tickets (guaranteed) and deliveries, call 608-397-8998 or 608-788-5483 (between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.).  No minimum order and no delivery charge.
City of La Crosse Parks, Recreation and Forestry Program – Saturday, April 29, 2017
Enjoy a date night out while students from the UW-L Recreation Management program host a fun-filled night jam-packed with carnival-themed activities for kids.  Activities will include arts and crafts, food, carnival games with the opportunity to win prizes and much, much more!
For more info, call 608-789-8640.  Registration goes up to April 29.  Jacob Pottinger
 
UW-LACROSSE Summer Youth Programs
Registration is now open for UW-LaCrosse Summer 2017 Youth Programs on the website:  www.uwlax.edu/conted
Scholarships are available.  The program Environmental Explorers is for students entering grades 4-6, Boys’ Science Exploration for boys entering grades 6-8, Girls in Science for girls entering grades 6-8 and a Kids’ Culinary Academy for Cooking and Baking again for those students entering grades 6-8.  Call 608-785-6500 with questions.
 
Have a great week!
Kay Berra, School Principal
 
 

 
   
Author: Linda Schwartz   E-Mail: linda.schwartz@gmail.com