St. Paul The Apostle Catholic School

St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Parish
Now enrolling for the 2017-18 school year. There are still spots available PreK-8th grade. Contact the school office for information, 322-2923.               

News and Announcements

News and Announcements
April 19, 2017
 

Week at a Glance:

Wed., Apr. 19 Last Religious Education Class in School
Thurs., Apr. 20 8th Grade Band Field Trip
 Fri., Apr. 21

Out of Uniform for cleaning the Church (Participants only)

6A Bake Sale

TK Spring Program 2:00 Denning Hall

1A and 1B Read and Feed 2:30
Sat., Apr. 22  SEIBA Elementary Honor Band
Sun., Apr. 23
 Confirmation Large Group
 Mon., Apr. 24
 Iowa Assessments
 Tues., Apr. 25
 Iowa Assessments
  Wed., Apr. 26
 Iowa Assessments
Midterms go home (6-8 only)

 

If you have a submission for the Wednesday email, please submit it to the school office no later than noon on the Tuesday before. Please email announcements to kelly.boche@st-paul.pvt.k12.ia.us.


ITEMS IN WEDNESDAY FOLDER (AND/OR ATTACHMENTS)

SPS

       Yearbook order form (attached)

       St. Paul the Apostle Scholarship application (attached)

       Fun in the Sun (attached – 4yo Preschool – 4th grade only)

SPC

AHS

OTHER

       Summer Reading skills flyer (in folders)

       Village in Bloom flyer (attached)

DEADLINES/DUE DATES

     Yearbook Orders: April 21

     Fun in the Sun: May 26

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NEW INFO

NO PRINCIPAL POST TODAY

Mrs. Delaney is attending the National Catholic Educators Conference in St. Louis this week so there will be no Principal Post today.

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IOWA ASSESSMENTS

Iowa Assessments will be given next week. Please do not make any appointments during school for your students, and make sure they get plenty of rest and have a water bottle and healthy snack.

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NOW ACCEPTING SCHOOL BOARD NOMINATIONS!

Do you or does someone you know have a passion for Catholic Education and supporting our Saint Paul the Apostle school?

If yes, please consider joining the school board!

 

The school board is seeking to fill 2 board positions with active members of our parish who are committed to our wonderful Catholic School. Interested appointees should have a commitment to understand and support the mission of our education programs, finances, faculty and staff, and marketing needs. Each board member serves a 3-year term.

 

You may nominate yourself or another parishioner. Please send nominations to Lyndsey Day at wilko713@gmail.com by May 1.

Contact Lyndsey Day at 563-209-1220 with any questions.

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HEALTH CAREERS ADVENTURE CAMP

I am writing to inform you of a wonderful summer camp opportunity for students entering 7th and 8th grade in the fall of 2017, which is offered here in the Center for Health Sciences Education at St. Ambrose University.  It is our 10th annual Health Careers Adventure Camp!  I would sincerely appreciate your assistance in sharing this information with students who may be interested in participating. This is a wonderful opportunity for any child interested in exploring Health Science Careers. 

Who: Students entering 7th & 8th grade in Fall 2017

Due to limited space availability, campers who have attended in the past will be placed on a waitlist to provide an opportunity for those who have not yet attended camp.

What: Health Careers Adventure Camp

This is a day camp designed to be interactive, educational, and fun!

 

Where: St. Ambrose University campus including the Center for Health Sciences Education

University of Iowa College of Pharmacy & Dentistry

Various job observation locations in the QC area

When: July 17-21, 2017

            8:30am-4:00pm   

Campers can be dropped off as early as 7:30 am and picked up as late as 5:00 pm

Cost: $200 until June 30th

$225 as of Friday, July 1st

$150 for children and grandchildren of SAU employees

Please use promo code SAUhealthcamp2017 if registering and paying online

A limited number of scholarships are available to students who qualify for free/reduced lunch

 

For an application or to register online, please visit:

 

http://www.sau.edu/College_of_Health_and_Human_Services/HealthCamp.html

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STILL CURRENT

COOKIE DOUGH PICKUP – DATE CHANGE – VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED

Cookie dough pickup has been moved to Thursday, April 27 from 3:00 to 5:30 in Denning Hall. We still need volunteers to help sort the cookie dough and pass it out. Please contact Mrs. Hannon at cathy.hannon@st-paul.pvt.k12.ia.us to volunteer.

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WE NEED YOUR HELP!

WHO: You and a friend!

WHAT: Easy work - Putting binders together for teachers.

WHEN: Thursday, APRIL 27, 1:00-3:00

WHERE: The Media Center

WHY: Because it will help a teacher! This will also give you two hours if you’re still looking for volunteer hours.

CONTACT: Mrs. Knobbe by phone or email - 322-2923 or lorene.knobbe@st-paul.pvt.k12.ia.us

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PARISH SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Numerous scholarship opportunities are available to active parishioners with students attending St. Paul the Apostle

Catholic School. Five scholarships are available to graduates of St. Paul the Apostle School for use at Assumption

High School. The maximum award for either scholarship opportunity is $500. Scholarship applications are due May 1st. Scholarship application is attached.

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SAVE THE DATE!

2017 Vacation Bible School is June 26-30

Join us for "Maker Fun Factory ~ Created by God Built for Discipleship"

Registration and volunteer opportunities coming soon!

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ATTENTION ASSUMPTION KNIGHTS!

There will be a meeting for anyone interested in participating in Assumption Football for the 2017 season on Sunday, April 30th at 6:00 PM in the Assumption cafeteria.  This meeting is for players and parents of incoming freshmen through seniors and anyone that is even considering playing is encouraged to attend.  We will be discussing summer opportunities, schedules, and player/team expectations and requirements.  Please put this on the family calendar and join us as we kick off the 2017 football season!  If you are unable to attend, please notify Coach King at Assumption for all the information.

Wade King

Athletic Director

Head Football Coach

Assumption High School

wade.king@assumptionhigh.org

(563) 326-5313 x245

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