What's Happening @ Star of the Sea

 

Basketball Players Grades 5, 6 and 7!!! Permission forms sent home Friday, November 8th. Signed forms are due Wednesday, November 13. Click HERE for a copy of the updated Basketball 2019 Permission Form

 

 

LOST & FOUND - LAST CHANCE FOR PICKUP - unclaimed items will be donated end of the week

 

LET's TALK PARENT EVENING - Wednesday, November 13th 6:30-8:30 pm This evening will provide strategies for communicating effectively with your children on a variety of topics, including puberty, raising children in the digital age, the media, social media, self-image and sexuality education. Additional resources will also be made available for those in attendance. Content is aligned with curriculum for students in grades 4, 5, 6 & 7, however any parent interested in these topics is welcome to attend. Please return the FORM to the school, signed off, indicating that you have read the curriculum parent expectations.

 

OUTDOOR ED FUNDRAISER – PURDY’S Chocolates
In support of our 2020-2021 Grade 7 Outdoor Education Camp, please have a look at the Purdy’s 2019 Christmas Catalogue and think about your chocolate orders!  Click HERE to see the 2019 Christmas Catalogue. Just login or create a new account.  A search bar will pop up & type in 25638. Click JOIN CAMPAIGN.  Please remember that the prices on the form should include BC tax.

Order forms and online ordering cialis at CialGet instructions have been sent home with your oldest child today.  Ordering will be open until Friday, November 22nd  with pickup from the school on December 5 & 6, 2019.

 

CHRISTMAS PLAY
This year our Christmas Play is titled “Straight Outta Bethlehem”.  As always we like to give plenty of time for parents to start gathering the costumes for their child(ren).

Kindergarten     -          Orphans - solid colour t-shirts and jeans or dark solid bottoms
Grade 1            -           Sunday best (no jeans)
Grade 2            -           Pyjamas
Grade 3            -           Barn animals - solid colour shirt in black, brown, white or grey & matching pants (head pieces                                         provided by school)
Grade 4            -           Shepherds - bath robes, towel on head with a headband/rope
Grade 5            -           Orphans - solid colour t-shirts and jeans or dark solid bottoms
Grade 6            -           Disco - white shirts embellished with sparkly/gold/silver accessories.  Any colour bottoms
Grade 7            -           All black - bring 3 glow necklaces (one to be used at each performance) 

 

ST. JOHN PAUL II ACADEMY OPEN HOUSE - St. John Paul II Academy is hosting it's 3rd Annual Open House on Wednesday, Dec. 4th from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Star of the Sea Parish Centre located at 15262 Pacific Ave in White Rock. The school is now accepting applications for Gr. 8, 9 & 10 students interested in a quality Catholic Education provided in a safe, disciplined environment where our small student-teacher ratio provides all students to fulfill their God-given potential.

Please RSVP: skelly@sjp2academy.com to let us know you will be attending. We look forward to meeting you.

 

SCHOOL CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Just a reminder that our school website calendar has all the field trips, sports events, school activities, etc. for your perusal.

 

DROP-OFF DROP-IN COFFEE MORNINGS
EVERY Tuesday morning after drop off, walk up to the church. Relax. Meet other parents/caregivers (Grandparents, Aunties, Uncles - all are welcome - Even if you have preschooler or babes in arms - we have space for them too!)

 

 

 

Week at a Glance

  • Friday, November 8th               Remembrance Day Paraliturgy – Gr. 2A
  • Sunday, November 10th           Spirit Day for participating Gr.7 students
  • Monday, November 11th          REMEMBRANCE DAY – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
  • Tuesday, November 12th          Drop-Off Drop-In Coffee Morning 9am Parish
  • Wednesday, November 13th     Let’s Talk! Parent Evening 6:30-8:30 pm
  • Thursday, November 14th         1st Communion Mtg. “Listening Theme” 6:30 p.m. Parish
  • Friday, November 15th              Paraliturgy – Gr.6 – Birthdays & Recognition
  • Friday, November 15th             “Advent Candle Orders Due”