Newsletter (Archived): November 11th Newsletter - Nov 11, 2015 - Nov 19, 2015 [Archive]
WE WILL HAVE A HALF DAY ON FRIDAY NOVEMBER 13TH, DISMISSAL WILL BE AT 11:20. THE BUSES WILL BE RUNNING AS USUAL. LUNCH WILL BE SERVED ON AN EARLY SCHEDULE OR STUDENTS MAY BRING THEIR LUNCH. NO AFTER SCHOOL CARE.
SJS FAMILY NIGHT AT CANESCanes Family Night
Today is midquarter of the nine weeks. Be sure to check your child's grade on Renweb to monitor their progress.
Altar Serving Training
Altar Server Training
On Sunday, November 15, 2015, at 3 pm, there will be registration and initial training for new Altar Servers. Those interested in becoming Altar Servers must currently be enrolled in the 4th through 12th grade (born prior to September 30, 2006) and practicing their Catholic faith (Baptized and have received the Sacrament of First Communion). Registration will take place in the narthex of church. We ask that at least one parent accompany their child; there are registration forms to be completed and also information necessary for parents throughout this initial training.
We look forward to seeing you, Glen and Michele Ernst
According to the Baton Rouge Diocese Cafeteria rules:
Lunches may be brought from home by students and parents.
No carbonated beverages are allowed.
Food brought from home should be healthy and not in fast food wrappers or containers.
No Fast food wrappers or containers allowed in cafeteria.
Parents can only bring food for their child – Not other students.
"We appreciate your assistance with these guidelines."
Jeans worn on Fridays with spirit dress shirts must be blue, long, and not tight fitting.
Hair accessories are to be simple and not distractive. Hair accessories are to match the school uniform. This includes all colors visible in the school plaid.
Outer jackets must be solid navy blue jacket with or without imprinted school logo.
Our Spring Fair is scheduled on April 22nd through the 24th. Everyone mark their calendars!
Silly Sweater Run
St. Joseph’s Silly Sweater
5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run
St Joseph will host it's first Silly Sweater Run on Saturday, December 12, 2015. Please come dressed in your silliest Christmas sweater. We will have a prize for the silliest sweater worn. Both the 1 mile and the 5K will be held in the vicinity of St. Joseph Catholic School. There will be 1 water station along the 5K route. Tshirt will be guaranteed to runners who pre-registered by November 30. The St. Joseph 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run will benefit students of St. Joseph Catholic School. See the attachment below for a race registration form.
Also, anyone interested in getting sponsors for this event, a sponsorship form is below. Thank you for your support.Race Registration Form
St Thomas Aquinas
BE A FALCON FOR A DAY!!! 7th and 8th graders are invited to come shadow a STA freshmen and find out what it is like to be a Falcon. Please call 985-542-8941 to schedule your students shadow day. We have days available from October 20th through December 4th.
- November 9th-13th Students will be taking their standardized test, the ACT Aspire.
- November 12th (Thursday) SJS CANES NIGHT
- November 17th (Tuesday) November Birthdays
- November 23rd-27th THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS
- December 1st (Tuesday) Home & School Meeting
- December 1st (Tuesday) December Birthdays
- December 8th (Tuesday) Mass-Immaculate Conception
- December 11th (Friday) A/R Deadline
- December 14th,15th & 17th EXAMS for 6th-8th
- December 21st - January 1st CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS
Several pictures have been added of our students in action in the classrooms. Be sure to check them out. To view the pictures go to PHOTO GALLERY under the COMMUNITY TAB of the website. You can download and save/copy any pictures of your child. Pictures are added every week, keep checking!
Partners In Faith
The November issue of Partners in Faith is attached below for our SJS families to read. This is a great way for families to help their children grow in their Catholic Faith.November Partners in Faith
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