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September 21, 2017

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ Next week the weather is predicted to be cooler, summer season will officialy be over. Students in grades 3 through 8 are in their final days of Iowa testing. Our teachers did well in providing breaks and keeping the classrooms as cool as possible during this warm weather…

Mid-Quarter is Today

Believe it or not we are half way through 1st quarter. If you have a student in grades 3-8 this is a chance to visit School Speak and check on your child’s grades. If you have trouble logging into School Speak, please contact Mrs. O’Hearn at Thank You, Alison Mallo Principal

World’s Finest Chocolate

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ Its Worlds Finest Chocolate time brought to you by our School Advisory Board! Our kickoff assembly is this Friday so turn in the attached permission slip so your child can start selling this weekend. There are many great prizes to win while we raise money for the school….

September 14, 2017

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ I have exciting news! Have you noticed that we have additional greeters at the west door upon student arrival?  Fr. Peter, Fr. Daniel and Fr. Witold are not only taking turns with greeting students in the morning, but also rotating weekly classroom visits.  We are so happy that…

Box Tops Letter

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ Last school year Box Tops earned $1,705, thank you for saving and turning in your Box Tops.  This year we have a goal of $2,000. With the money earned we are able to purchase items and programs for our school. Thank you to Mrs. Benigni and Mrs. Kumm…

2017 Golf Sign Up

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ September 23rd is our annual Golf Outing.  The weather is predicted to be wonderful! Please join us for a fun day, the registration form is attached.  Monies raised will help us to replace the reader board sign on the north side of the school. Please help. Kindly, Alison…

World’s Finest Chocolate

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ Attached you will find an explanatory letter about our upcoming World’s Finest Chocolate fundraiser. Please take the time to learn more. Kindly, Alison Mallo Principal File attachments: Worlds Finest Chocolate

September 8, 2017

Thank you to all parents who attended our open houses over the last two Thursdays. We are off to a great school year! If you haven’t heard, this weekend is Founders Day – River Relief Benefit. Our Advisory Board will be around town advertising our school while enjoying events and supporting Algonquin.  One of own students,…

Spring Hill Stamp Club

3rd-8th Grade Families: St. Margaret Mary Stamp Collectors See attached for all the exciting information. File attachments: StMMSC Intro Letter StMMSC Flyer StMMSC Permission Slip

Helping the Children of Hurricane Harvey

Dear Families ~ As you can imagine we have many including myself who would like to help the children and families affected by the Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey. Beginning tomorrow we are collecting new or “like new” stuffed animals and blankets, this collection will run through Tuesday, September 12th. In addition we will be…

Stop and Look

Dear St. Margaret Mary School Families ~ We are so blessed. We now have one flat screen tv hanging by the west door and soon another will be near the north door entrance, these tv’s will display school events and information. This is all possible because of Cub Scout Troop 152 and their leaders.  A…

PreS/Kindergarten Potluck is Friday

PreS/Kindergarten Potluck is Friday, September 8th from 6pm-8pm in the school gym. Please come and enjoy an evening of fun with the Kindergarten/Pre-S families. The breakdown of dishes is as follows: Last names starting with A-K bring a main dish, L-O a dessert and T-Z a side dish. Beverages will be provided. Contact Lauren Carlson…

Discovery Language Update

Discovery Language offers Spanish classes to our students.  Attached are revised registration forms, the date for a first class has been moved to later date in September allowing parents more time to make a decision. If you already registered, Discovery Language contacted you directly with this update. File attachments: Discovery Language PreSchool Discovery Language K-8

New, Saint Margaret Mary School Fitness Club

5th-8th students are welcome …. please see the attached. Students who register will need to be picked up no later than 4:30 from the “G” door which is on the back side of the school.  We need to be respectful as there will be a quick transition from “Fitness Club” to “Polish School”. Alison Mallo…


Dear St. Margaret Mary School Families who use the Durham afternoon buses: We just learned that district 300 has early release tomorrow, therefore”” our school does not have afternoon bus service. Again, NO afternoon buses on Friday, September 1st. “No bus transportation forms” are going home today, please return them with your student tomorrow morning….

Home and School Annual Budget

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ Attached is the 2017-2018 Annual Home and School Budget.  This budget will be approved at our open house this Thursday evening, 8/31 and next Thursday, 9/7 . Kindly, Alison Mallo Principal File attachments: Home and School Budget

School in Session September 5th

Our apologies for a “typo” in yesterday’s published September Panther Press.  We do have school on Tuesday, September 5th as is reflected in our on line school calendar. Kindly, Alison Mallo Principal

Summerfest August 27

Dear Saint Margaret Mary School Families ~ All are welcome to join in the fun at the annual St. Margaret Mary Parish Summerfest this Sunday Noon-7pm. The fest is held behind our school in the field. Our school will have a table hosted by our Advisory Board.  Stop by and say “Hi”! Attached you will…

Children of the Rosary

1st through 8th grade students – Children of the Rosary begins August 29th.  Please see the attached flyer with details. File attachments: Children of the Rosary notice