Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
“Christ beside me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ within me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me.” – St. Patrick
Things to Know:
Dine and Share – Tomorrow (Monday, March 18) is the March Dine and Share at Potbelly in Algonquin. This month Potbelly will give 25% of the proceeds back to St. Margaret Mary.
Absent Student Picture Day – Tomorrow (Monday, March 18) is picture day for any students that were absent last Monday. This is not a retake day. If your child was present on Monday, March 11 they will not be permitted to take another picture. This is for absent students only.
Lent Service Project – We are excited to announce our schoolwide Lenten service project. The school is taking part in a Warm Spirits blanket drive. After student Council heard a wonderful presentation by its founder, Madison Seick, from 3rd grade, they decided to help her collect blankets for local charities. The drive will run from March 14 – April 17. Students are being asked to bring in full-size new blankets. The grade level that brings in the most blankets will receive a pizza party. Each classroom will have a box for the donated blankest. More information can be found at www.warmspirits.org.
World’s Finest Chocolate – The World’s Finest Chocolate sale has officially ended. Thank you to all the families and students that helped sell chocolate this year. It is very important to send in any remaining monies you may still have. Once all the money is collected we will be able to report how much was earned during this fundraiser. This fundraiser directly supports third source funding. Third source help defer the direct cost of education not covered by tuition.
Dress Code – This is just a friendly reminder about leggings. Female students are permitted to wear leggings under the jumpers or skirts. The leggings need to be solid navy blue, black, white, or true red only. Pattens are not permitted.
Golf Outing/ Art Auction – Save the date- May 31, 2019. Look for more information to come soon.
Dates to Know:
March 18 (Monday)
– Spring Picture Day (Absent Students only)
March 19 (Tuesday)
– 7:00 pm Home and School Meeting
March 20 (Wednesday)
– 6th Grade Retreat
March 21 (Thursday)
– Report Card Day
March 22 (Friday)
– 3rd Quarter Assembly at 2:00 pm
Principal – STMM