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Recess Volunteers – WE NEED YOUR HELP

Do you love seeing your child during the school day?  Do you like spending time in the fresh air?  Do you need to fulfill your required 20 stewardship hours? Do you have free time from 11:10 – 12:20?  If  you answered YES to any of the above, you should volunteer for recess. We need help…

Need Recess Help

We have no volunteers for recess tomorrow, Friday, December 2, 2022 from 11:15 am to 12:20 pm. We also need volunteers for recess for every school day this month. Please look over your schedule and see if you are free to help. Remember to volunteer at school you must have completed a background check and…

Spirit Wear – Check your child’s backpack

If you ordered spirit wear it was sent home today with your child. As a reminder, tomorrow is spirit wear day, and our On the Boarder Dine and Share! In Faith, Brenna O’Hearn Principal – STMM

A Message to Our Dads from the Knights of Columbus

Hello School Dads! I’m Dave Frendreiss, fellow school dad, fellow parishioner, and like some of you a Knight of Columbus with the parish’s council. The Knights are busy this time of year with the Adopt a Sailor event, selling Christmas trees, Nativity sets, car magnets at the Christmas Tree lot at the end of the…

Volunteer Opportunity at St. Margaret Mary Church

We have a volunteer opportunity for the school families. With Advent starting this Sunday, we need to change out the missile books in the pews to the new ones. Take the plastic covers off the old books and put the new books in the plastic covers and tidy up each pew. We have multiple departments…

SCHOOL LOST AND FOUND

Dear Parents: Please check the lost and found near the school office when you attend your child’s conference on Monday, November 21, 2022. We have a number of items included uniform clothing. Any items remaining after Thanksgiving will be donated to Goodwill or to Uniform Exchange. Thank you and have a wonderful Thanksgiving Break! Mrs….

LAST CHANCE TO PURCHASE PLAY FOR GRAY T-SHIRT

Just a friendly reminder that today is the last day to order your Play For Gray T-Shirt. ORDERS ARE DUE TODAY FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2022  St. Margaret Mary Athletics is planning our 2nd annual Play for Gray night in honor of Denise Barton and to support brain cancer research. The t-shirt design is an attachment to…

NO PARKING FRONT SCHOOL LOT – FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2022

No parking in the school lot in front of the school office on Friday, November 11, 2022 after 9:30 am. This is the lot that faces Algonquin Road  and it will be under construction beginning at 9:30 am on Friday. All cars must park in the west lot and walk to the main doors if…

PLAY FOR GRAY T-SHIRT ORDER – DUE FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2022

Dear School Families,    ORDERS ARE DUE THIS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2022  St. Margaret Mary Athletics is planning our 2nd annual Play for Gray night in honor of Denise Barton and to support brain cancer research. The t-shirt design is an attachment to this email.   Our Gray Day is December 6th. All students will be…

NO BUS SERVICE – TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2022

District 300 schools do not have school tomorrow.   There will be no morning or afternoon bus service on Tuesday, November 8, 2022   Thank you! Mrs. Clare Narusis School Office Manager St. Margaret Mary Catholic School

Veteran’s Day Assembly

St. Margaret Mary School would like to recognize all veterans at a Veterans Day Salute at St. Margaret Mary School. Who: Any active or retired military personnel from St. Margaret Mary School, St. Margaret Mary Church or the Algonquin/Lake in the Hills community What: Veterans Day Salute Where: St. Margaret Mary School, 119 South Hubbard,…

School Office Hours

Happy Halloween! Today the school office will be closing at 3:30.  If students are not picked up on time they will be sent to aftercare and charges will be applied. We hope everyone has a fun and safe Halloween. As a reminder, tomorrow is All Saint’s day with Mass at 9:30 and the Saint’s Day…

Attendance Email is NOT working

Hello: Unfortunately the Attendance email is not working. So until we get the problem fixed, please email ALL the following people informing us of your child’s absence: Brenna O’Hearn – bohearn@stmmschool.org Colleen Piefer – cpiefer@stmmschool.org Clare Narusis – cnarusis@stmmschool.org If you don’t have time to email, a call to the office about your child’s absence…

Pumpkin Contest Reminder

St. Margaret Mary’s Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest October 28, 2022 Students in grades Preschool – 7th grade are invited to enter the annual pumpkin decorating contest. A prize is awarded at each grade level. Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest: Official Rules and Guidelines Please note: Students who do not follow the rules and guidelines will be…

STUDENT COUNCIL BAKE SALE

WHAT:     Student Council Bake Sale   WHEN:  All this week until all the bake items are sold   COST:  Items range from $1.00 to $2.00 each   Everyone is welcome to buy the baked goods (that includes Preschoolers). So bring your dollars and support the Student Council Bake Sale! THANK YOU!  Mrs. Clare Narusis School…

Playground Help – SATURDAY OCTOBER 22

We still need your help this weekend.  We will be working on the following this weekend for the new playground: 1.) Edging needs to be put into place 2.) Landscape fabric needs to be put down between GaGa Ball and Playground. 3.) Need to move dirt/mulch from Blue and Green to GaGa Ball and the…

Comfy Cozy Day – TOMORROW (10/18)

Dear Families, I just learned that we need to have some work done on the boiler and the boiler will need to be shut down periodically so TOMORROW (Tuesday, October 18) preschool – 8th grade will have a comfy cozy day.  Students are able to wear sweatpants and sweatshirts to be nice and cozy. The…

ST MARGARET MARY SPIRIT WEAR SALE

ST. MARGARET MARY SPIRIT WEAR SALE OCTOBER 14 – 23, 2022   A GREAT CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEA! On-Target Sales is offering spirit wear for St. Margaret Mary Catholic School. Sale ends at midnight on Sunday, October 23, 2022. All orders and payments are made online. Orders will be delivered to the school by mid November….

Playground Help Needed – THIS WEEKEND

Calling All Panther Parents! There is still much work to be done on our school playground, and we REALLY need your help! Listed below are the things that need to be done: Blue and Gold Playground 1. Complete the edging. 2. Draw out the new area. 3. Rototill the area. 4. Spray the weeds. 5….

Pizza Friday – October 14, 2022

Hi, This email is to let you know that we are offering pizza this Friday, October 14th. Due to the long weekend, please know that you can still send in your pizza order tomorrow. So if your child wants pizza, please send in the order form by tomorrow morning (Thursday). Thanks! Mrs. Clare Narusis School…