What's Happening @ Star of the Sea

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Our school community is bonded and supported because of the generosity of our Parishioners, Parents and Staff!
Reminder to purchase your raffle tickets to the biggest fundraiser of the school year!  Tickets will be on sale after all Good Shepherd masses this weekend, September 21st and September 22nd.  Don’t miss out on your chance to win 2 tickets to our Gala celebration taking place on Saturday, October 26! The winner will be drawn September 23rd and contacted by phone and published in the newsletter next week!

Class Projects 
Each year Star of the Sea Students, along with the help of some amazingly gifted parent artists, create Class Art Projects to be auction off at Gala.  Every year at this time, we ask for monetary donations from our school families to cover the costs of three Class Projects.  A typical donation is $25 but any amount will be gratefully accepted.  A Class Project donation form will be sent home with your oldest child today.

Gala Ticket Information
Bookmark the Star of the Sea Gala website https://www.staroftheseagala.com.  This site will be going live Friday, September 27th at 9 AM  to purchase Gala tickets.  GOLD TABLES SOLD OUT IN 5 MINUTES LAST YEAR!
Gala 2019 Prices: 
Individual Tickets:  $125
Gold table of 8:  $1250

Attention all parents:  When dropping off & picking up your children, please ensure you are using the cross walks!  if you choose to park on the left side of the lot and walk your children to the building, then please walk down to the crosswalk.  do not cross the parking lot through the drop off area to get to the sidewalk by the field. as well, no children should be running or balancing on the cement curb adjacent to the drop off line.  This is extremely dangerous!

Our season is well underway and we are looking forward to our first Meet on Thursday afternoon.  Practises continue for Grades 2-7, but the GRADE ONE SEASON IS OVER!  No more morning practices!

Please remember our Boundary Bay Cross Country meet on Friday, September 27th will take place at Boundary Bay Regional Park.  Grades 2-5 leave from home in the morning and Grades 6 & 7 leave the school at recess (10:30 am).

Reminder that coffee is on every Tuesday morning. Drop off your kids and then come up to the church for coffee - bring your pre-schoolers and little ones - everyone welcome!  Invite others and bring someone new!

COPS FOR CANCER – Thursday, September 26th
Cops for Cancer are coming to Star of the Sea School on Thursday, September 26th from 1:00-1:45pm in the parking lot.  Reminder to parents that the parking lot will be closed after 12:50pm.  Please bring $2.00 (or more) to help children with cancer.  Students are to wear their Star of the Sea T-shirt/gym strip all day or their Star track suit.  Please help us support this Outreach project!

Week at a Glance

  • Friday, September 20th            PRO D – No school for students
  • Thursday, September 26th       OUTREACH – Cops for Cancer (Wear Gym Strip/Donation)
  • Friday, September 27th            Paraliturgy – Gr.7A
  • Friday, September 27th            Boundary Bay Cross Country Meet