♦ Missing a sweatshirt? jacket? skirt? coat? Be sure to stop by lost and found! Lost and found is overflowing with items from mittens to parkas!
♦ Winter K-8 conferences will be January 21, 2016 from 1-8 p.m. and January 22, 2016 from 8-11 a.m. Students are expected to attend conferences.
♦ Attention 8th grade parents: The abstinence parent meeting is scheduled for January 25 at 6:30 p.m.
♦ Pre-registration New Families: If you know of a new family who would like to register for next school year, applications are now available online at www.stmlou.org/how-to-apply. Kindergarten screenings for new students will be February 13, 2016. Each applicant will be assigned a time.
♦ Applications for tuition assistance and School Choice scholarships for the 2016-17 school year are now available. Visit ceflou.org for more information. Application deadline is March 15, 2016. (K-8 only)
♦ WaterStep collection: Last Day Friday
St. Michael will be hosting a shoe drive in the month of January in support of
WaterStep. The class bringing in the most shoes wins a donut party!
WaterStep is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing safe drinking water to children and families in need
all over the world. WaterStep collects
shoes, sells them to an exporter, and the revenue generated supports their
life saving water projects.
Shoes of any type, size, or condition will be accepted, so clean out your closets!
Please visit their website for more information on the important work that they do. www.waterstep.org
♦ PTO will host a Winter Used Uniform Sale during conferences January 21-22. Do you have items to sell? See Sycamore News for more information.
♦ Taste of St. Michael tickets are now available! Feb. 6, 2016 is "Knight at the Races". Reserved tickets are $40 (sold out), general admission is $30. For more information, see Sycamore News or stmlou.org/fundraising. No tickets will be sold at the door. Also, its not too late to consider being a sponsor and have your name/ company/ group recognized as a sponsor. For more information please contact either Lisa Wilhelmus or Shannon Montano.
♦ We are looking for local celebrity guest readers for Read Across America (March 2). If you know anyone that would be interested in coming to read, such as news anchors, high school/college coaches, etc. please contact Katie Ray at email@example.com.
♦ Lenten Fish Fry Volunteers Needed: Fridays 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/4, 3/11 and 3/18 - times and shifts vary -
see the Volunteer sign up sheet document on Sycamore, contact the parish office or contact:
Come support St. Michael!
♦ The St. Michael Drama Club will present Annie Jr. on Feb. 24 & 25. Tickets are now on sale.
♦ Inclement Weather Reminders: In the event school is closed due to inclement weather, ESC will also be closed. If school releases early due to inclement weather, ESC will close at 3:00 p.m. In the event of a delayed schedule ESC will open at 9:00 a.m.
♦ Jr. High Summer Mission Trip Informational meeting will be Feb. 2nd from 6-7 pm in the Youth Center for all youth and their parents who are interested in the trip. We are going to Raleigh, NC. The information packet is available online at http://smym.org/Flyers/jr.%20high%20Mission%20Trip%20Information%20packet%202016.pdf . Dinner will be provided. RSVP to Aaron Frazita at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks so much!