April 15, 2015 Newsletter

CLOTHING DRIVE A GREAT SUCCESS! 

Thank you to all the House Colours for bringing in over 180 bags of clothing last week.  Congratulations to the “Red team” for bringing in the most.  Way to go!  Thank you to the Student Council for organizing and working the event.

APRIL 16, 2015 – LASERMASTER GAME & MATHEMATICS ENRICHMENT PROGRAMME

Lasermaster will once again return beginning on Thursday, April 16.  Convenient enrollment of your children can be completed through the secure online credit card processing link below.  Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard are accepted.   http://www.Lasermaster.org/sorrows.html  

APRIL 21, 2015 – GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION REHEARSAL

The Confirmation rehearsal for all Grade 7’s and their sponsors is on Tuesday, April 21st at 7:00 pm. 

APRIL 23, 2015 – GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION

Confirmation for OLS Grade 7 students is at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 23

APRIL 26, 2015 - FAMILY MASS

The monthly Family Mass will be at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 26.  We invite all families from OLS to celebrate the Family Mass with our OLS School Choir.  The OLS Family Mass is a great way for our families to attend and participate in the Sunday liturgy.

APRIL 29, 2015 – WACKY WEDNESDAY

The student council would like to inform students that they will be having a Wacky Wednesday Day on April 29.  Please come to school dressed in wacky clothing and crazy hairstyles!  A boy and girl student from each class dressed in the wackiest clothing and hairstyle will win a prize!  So come dressed your wackiest on Wednesday, April 29.

SWIMMING SCHEDULE

April 20th, 2015

Monday

April 22nd, 2015

Wednesday

April 27th, 2015

Monday

APRIL HOT LUNCHES

Thursday, April 16, 2015 – Pasta Meal

Thursday, April 23, 2015 – Sausage with a Bun

Monday, April 27, 2015 – Cheese Pizza  (Grade 7 Fundraiser)

Thursday, April 30, 2015 – Pizza Meal

 

Edited Apr 15th, 2015
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APRIL 9, 2015 - IN-HOUSE SPELLING BEE 

There will be an in-house school spelling bee on Thursday, April 9th at 1:00 p.m.  All parents are welcome to attend.   

APRIL 10, 2015 – CLOTHING DRIVE – HOUSE CHALLENGE

Continue your spring cleaning and support our next House Challenge! Drop off all bags to the Gym between 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm on Thursday, April 9 and between 8:15 am and 8:45 am on Friday, April 10.   Donations will only be accepted on these days!  Also label each bag with your child’s house colour (Red, Yellow, Green or Blue).

Donations we will take:       

  • any re-usable clothing for men, women and children, undergarments, nylons and socks
  • accessories (belts, hats, scarves)
  • purses, wallets, back packs and bags
  • shoes and boots
  • towels, tablecloths, curtains and linens
  • blankets, bedding and pillows

NOTE:  NOT ACCEPTED         Toys, books, games and video games, videos, records, CD’s and DVD’s are not accepted.

*Please do not send spoiled, ripped or unusable items!

All items should fit in a regular size black garbage bag (26” x 36”) and be taped and sealed tightly. (Please do not use kitchen catchers or outdoor sizes!)  Also label each bag with your child’s house colour (Red, Yellow, Green or Blue)All bags must be un-ripped, transportable and not excessively heavy (16-20 lbs. per bag).

The bags will be counted and money credited to the school.  All monies raised will be put towards Parish Vocations.

Thank you for your donations!

APRIL 11, 2015 - GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION RETREAT - MANDATORY

There will be a mandatory Confirmation Retreat for all Grade 7 students on Saturday, April 11th from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm. at Our Lady of Sorrows. 

APRIL 16, 2015 – LASERMASTER GAME & MATHEMATICS ENRICHMENT PROGRAMME

Lasermaster will once again return beginning on Thursday, April 16.  Convenient enrollment of your children is through the secure online credit card processing link.  Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard, credit cards are accepted.   http://www.Lasermaster.org/sorrows.html  

APRIL 21, 2015 – GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION REHEARSAL

There will be a Confirmation rehearsal for all Grade 7’s and their sponsors on Tuesday, April 21st at 7:00 pm. 

APRIL 23, 2015 – GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION

Confirmation for OLS Grade 7 students is at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 23 

APRIL 26, 2015 - FAMILY MASS

The monthly Family Mass will be at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 26.  We invite all families from OLS to celebrate the Family Mass with our OLS School Choir.  The OLS Family Mass is a great way for our families to attend and participate in the Sunday liturgy.

APRIL 29, 2015 – WACKY WEDNESDAY – NOTE:  RESCHEDULED

Please note that Wacky Wednesday has been rescheduled from April 1 to April 29, 2015.

The student council would like to inform students that they will be having a Wacky Wednesday Day on April 29.  Please come to school dressed in wacky clothing and crazy hairstyles!  A boy and girl student from each class dressed in the wackiest clothing and hairstyle will win a prize!  So come dressed your wackiest on April 29.

SWIMMING SCHEDULE

April 15th, 2015 

Wednesday 

 

April 20th, 2015 

Monday

April 22nd, 2015

Wednesday

April 27th, 2015

Monday

APRIL HOT LUNCHES

Thursday, April 9, 2015 – Chicken Burger Meal

Thursday, April 16, 2015 – Pasta Meal

Thursday, April 23, 2015 – Sausage with a Bun

***  Monday, April 27, 2015 – Cheese Pizza   *** DATE CHANGED

Thursday, April 30, 2015 – Pizza Meal

***Note date was changed due to Wrestling Tournament on April 13.


 

Edited Apr 9th, 2015
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April 2015 Newsletter

APRIL 2, 2015 – HOLY THURSDAY PRAYER SERVICE 

All parents are invited to join the students and staff of OLS for the Holy Thursday Prayer Service on Thursday, April 2nd at 1:30 p.m. in the gym. 

APRIL 3 & APRIL 6, 2015 – GOOD FRIDAY & EASTER MONDAY – NO SCHOOL

There will be NO school on April 3rd – Good Friday and April 6th – Easter Monday. 

APRIL 9, 2015 - IN-HOUSE SPELLING BEE

There will be an in-house school spelling bee on Thursday, April 9th at 1:00 p.m.  All parents are welcome to attend.   

APRIL 10, 2015 – CLOTHING DRIVE – HOUSE CHALLENGE

Continue your spring cleaning and support our next House Challenge! Drop off all bags to the Gym between 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm on Thursday, April 9 and between 8:15 am and 8:45 am on Friday, April 10.   Donations will only be accepted on these days!

Donations we will take:       

  • any re-usable clothing for men, women and children, undergarments, nylons and socks
  • accessories (belts, hats, scarves)
  • purses, wallets, back packs and bags
  • shoes and boots
  • towels, tablecloths, curtains and linens
  • blankets, bedding and pillows

NOTE:  NOT ACCEPTED  Toys, books, games and video games, videos, records, CD’s and DVD’s are not accepted.

*Please do not send spoiled, ripped or unusable items!

All items should fit in a regular size black garbage bag (26” x 36”) and be taped and sealed tightly. (Please do not use kitchen catchers or outdoor sizes!)  Also label each bag with your child’s house colour (Red, Yellow, Green or Blue)All bags must be un-ripped, transportable and not excessively heavy (16-20 lbs. per bag).

The bags will be counted and money credited to the school.  All monies raised will be put towards Parish Vocations.

Thank you for your donations!

APRIL 11, 2015 - GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION RETREAT - MANDATORY

There will be a mandatory Confirmation Retreat for all Grade 7 students on Saturday, April 11th from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm. at Our Lady of Sorrows. 

APRIL 16, 2015 – LASERMASTER GAME & MATHEMATICS ENRICHMENT PROGRAMME

Lasermaster will once again return beginning on Thursday, April 16.  Convenient enrollment of your children is through the secure online credit card processing link.  Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard, credit cards are accepted.   http://www.Lasermaster.org/sorrows.html

APRIL 21, 2015 – GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION REHEARSAL

There will be a Confirmation rehearsal for all Grade 7’s and their sponsors on Tuesday, April 21st at 7:00 pm. 

APRIL 23, 2015 – GRADE 7 CONFIRMATION

Confirmation for OLS Grade 7 students is at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 23 

APRIL 26, 2015 - FAMILY MASS

The monthly Family Mass will be at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 26.  We invite all families from OLS to celebrate the Family Mass with our OLS School Choir.  The OLS Family Mass is a great way for our families to attend and participate in the Sunday liturgy.

APRIL 29, 2015 – WACKY WEDNESDAY – NOTE:  RESCHEDULED

Please note that Wacky Wednesday has been rescheduled from April 1 to April 29, 2015.

The student council would like to inform students that they will be having a Wacky Wednesday Day on April 29.  Please come to school dressed in wacky clothing and crazy hairstyles!  A boy and girl student from each class dressed in the wackiest clothing and hairstyle will win a prize!  So come dressed your wackiest on April 29.

SWIMMING SCHEDULE

April 1st, 2015 

Wednesday 

 

Swim times are as follows:

Grade 1   9:30 – 10:00  

Grade 2  10:00 – 10:30

Grade 3  10:30 – 11:00

Grade 4  11:00 – 11:30

April 8th, 2015

Wednesday

April 15th, 2015

Wednesday

April 20th, 2015

Monday

April 22nd, 2015

Wednesday

April 27th, 2015

Monday

APRIL HOT LUNCHES

Thursday, April 2, 2015 – Chicken Skewers Meal

Thursday, April 9, 2015 – Chicken Burger Meal

Thursday, April 16, 2015 – Pasta Meal

Thursday, April 23, 2015 – Sausage with a Bun

***  Monday, April 27, 2015 – Cheese Pizza   *** DATE CHANGED

Thursday, April 30, 2015 – Pizza Meal

***Note date was changed due to Wrestling Tournament on April 13.


 

Edited Apr 1st, 2015
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March 25, 2015 Weekly e-letter

GREEN COLOUR DAY UPDATE FROM MS. GUZZO AND GRADE 6 STUDENTS

Thank you to all students for dressing down on Green Day and donating a toonie!  $448 was raised for the Holy Childhood Association.

MARCH 26 – PIZZA LUNCH – 12:00 DISMISSAL

Please note that due to the 12:00 pm dismissal, the Pizza Lunch will be served at 11:30 am on this day.

MARCH 26 - STUDENT-LED CONFERENCES – 12:00 pm DISMISSAL – NO AFTER SCHOOL CLUB

Confirmed conference times were sent home with students’ report cards.  If you did not receive one, please contact the school office.   Please note there will be no After School Club on this day.

MARCH 26 - REGISTRATION PACKAGES DUE

All Registration Packages must be completed in full at home and returned at the Student-Led Conferences which will be held on Thursday, March 26.  Please hand packages in (at office) prior to going up to your meeting.   If you do not have a meeting scheduled on this day, please return your package to the school office no later than Thursday, March 26 by 5:30 p.m.

MARCH 27 – CLASS PHOTOS

Friday, March 27 class photos will be taken.  Students must come dressed in full uniform, sweater and black dress shoes, on this day (if your child has gym on this day they must bring their gym strip).

MARCH 29 – PALM SUNDAY

PLEASE NOTE:   There will be NO SCHOOL CHOIR at the Palm Sunday Mass this Sunday,

March 29.  Family Masses will remain scheduled as normal for April and May 2015.  The OLS Family Mass is a great way for our families to attend and participate in the Sunday liturgy.

MARCH 30 – GRADE 2 MEETING – CANCELLED

The “Mass Explained” meeting scheduled on Monday, March 30 for Grade 2 parents has been cancelled. 

MARCH 30 – SWIMMING STARTS

Please refer to the swimming notice sent home for further information. 

APRIL 10 – CLOTHING DRIVE – HOUSE CHALLENGE

Continue your spring cleaning and support our next House Challenge! Drop off all bags to the Gym between 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm on Thursday, April 9 and between 8:15 am and 8:45 am on Friday, April 10.   Donations will only be accepted on these days!

Donations we will take:       

  • any re-usable clothing for men, women and children, undergarments, nylons and socks
  • accessories (belts, hats, scarves)
  • purses, wallets, back packs and bags
  • shoes and boots
  • towels, tablecloths, curtains and linens
  • blankets, bedding and pillows

NOTE:  NOT ACCEPTED

toys, books, games and video games, videos, records, CD’s and DVD’s are not accepted.

*Please do not send spoiled, ripped or unusable items!

All items should fit in a regular size black garbage bag (26” x 36”) and be taped and sealed tightly. (Please do not use kitchen catchers or outdoor sizes!)  Also label each bag with your child’s house colour (Red, Yellow, Green or Blue)All bags must be un-ripped, transportable and not excessively heavy (16-20 lbs. per bag).

The bags will be counted and money credited to the school.  All monies raised will be put towards Parish Vocations.

Thank you for your donations! 

Edited Mar 25th, 2015
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