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Monthly Archives: November 2018

Christmas Pageant Sign-up!

Christmas Pageant

Thank-you Mrs. Schaus for directing the Christmas Pageant again this year! Please see important information in the attachment. The first practice is this weekend!

 

 

November 12th-16th Week at a Peek

St. Teresa School- Home of the Tigers!

Week of: November 12th-16th, 2018.

Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations Theme: “I Am A VOICE!” and “I HAVE IDEAS”

Umbrella Project: Grit!

Website: Please sign up for email notifications/visit our website at https://stteresak.wcdsb.ca/

Twitter: follow us https://twitter.com/stktigers

Please help support our Fall “Dance-a-thon Spooktacular” Fundraiser!

“In Remembrance Of…” continues for the month of November.

 

What’s Happening This Week…

Sunday, November 11th

  • Remembrance Day- We honour those who served and sacrificed that we may be free. Thank-you Early Years Team for the wonderful Remembrance Day celebration held on Friday morning for our community.
  • Enrollment Mass at St. Teresa Church for all Confirmation Candidates-Sunday, November 11th– 10am.

Monday, November 12th

  • Pizza Money is Due tomorrow
  • Intermediate Girls Basketball tournament- pm- St. David Secondary School

Tuesday, November 13th

  • Pizza Money is Due. $1.00 a slice. No late orders or Wednesday orders.
  • Bus Evacuation Safety drill practice at St. Teresa today-all students

Wednesday, November 14th

  • Today is “Polka-Dot” Day! Wear anything that has polka dots! Don’t have anything? Make something! Be creative Tigers!
  • Pizza Day!
  • Wear your Spirit Wear today
  • Grade 8 Day at St. David Catholic Secondary School.
  • Grade 2 Parent Meeting at the Church Regarding Reconciliation/First Communion- “Discovering the Grace of Prayer”- 7pm

Thursday, November 15th

  • November Mass and BIBLE Celebration for our Grade 4 Students- St. Teresa Church- 1:30pm- All School Community Members and families welcome!

Friday, November 16th

  • PD Day today. No school for Students today. Ministry Priorities
  • Grade 7/8 Parent Meeting at the Church regarding Confirmation- Discovering the Grace of Prayer- 7pm

Weekend Masses at St. Teresa Church- Fr. Gil welcomes all families,and encourages us to celebrate mass together!

-Saturday, November 17th-5pm

-Sunday, November 18th– 10am

 

Have a great week Tigers!

 

Catholic Charities Lottery!

St. Teresa Tiger Families,

The Catholic Community Foundation of Waterloo Region, with offices right at our school at St. Teresa, is hosting their annual lottery. This year is their 40th anniversary, and it’s super big!!!

School Council has purchased a ticket, and 10 staff members from the school have all “chipped in” to help support the Foundation as well. We apply for(and receive) a grant almost every year from the Catholic Community Foundation. A big item is the Catholic Graduate Expectations Trophy Case in our school! St. Teresa Church is doing a grant proposal this year as well! Below is the information to purchase a ticket. Over $40,000 in prizes this year! We hope we, and you win! We are very fortunate to be partners with them! There’s a 50/50 option as well!

More ticket info and info about the lottery below!

Catholic Charities Lottery

 

Remembrance Day Service

St. Teresa School Remembrance Day Service will be held on Friday, November 9th at 10:45am in the school gym.

Parents/Grandparents are invited to join us.

A special thank-you to our Early Years team for preparing this special service.

 

Grade 7 and 8 Confirmation reminders. Reconciliation and First Communion too!

Confirmation

This is a reminder that all Confirmation Candidates in Grade 7 (and those in Grade 8 who wish to be confirmed this year that weren’t last year), that there is an enrollment event at the Church this Sunday, November 11th at the 10:00am mass. “The candidates will be called forward during the mass to publicly profess their faith and their desire to be confirmed.” (Don’t worry students, you just have to answer “I do” or “I will”.   Sponsors do not have to attend but Father Gil has expressed the importance of the Confirmation candidates attending this mass with their Parent(s)/Guardians.

Please ask the office at St. Teresa School if you still require a package for the Sacrament of Confirmation with the dates and times of the meetings.

You can also phone St. Teresa Church and speak to Fr. Gil directly at (519) 743-4525

Reconciliation/First Communion

For students in Grade Two, The enrollment form for the sacraments of Reconciliation and First Communion were due to the Church/School on October 26th. Please call Father Gil at the Church if you would still like to enroll your child in First Communion/Reconciliation for this school year.

Thank-you.

 

Spirit Wear Sales end this Thursday

Please see  www.schooltee.com for ordering SpiritWear at St. Teresa School.

We have Spirit Wear Wednesdays where students and staff are encouraged to wear their Spirit Wear.

There are sample sizes on a rack beside the office. Please come and take a look when you are here for parent/teacher interviews on Wednesday!

Thursday will be the last day for ordering Spirit Wear this school year. They make great Christmas gifts as well!

Thank-you!

 

November 5-9th, 2018 Week at a Peek

St. Teresa School- Home of the Tigers!

Week of:  November 5th-9th, 2018

Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations Theme: “I Am A VOICE!” and “I HAVE IDEAS”

Umbrella Project: Grit!  GRIT

Website: Please sign up for email notifications/visit our website at https://stteresak.wcdsb.ca/

Twitter: follow us https://twitter.com/stktigers

Please help support our Fall “Dance-a-thon Spooktacular” Fundraiser!

This is a reminder that the time changes this weekend. We gain an hour of time by turning the clocks back on Sunday morning!

“In Remembrance Of…” continues for the month of November. IN REMEMBRANCE OF AND IN THANKSGIVING FOR

 

What’s Happening This Week…

Monday, November 5th

  • Pizza Money is Due tomorrow

Tuesday, November 6th

  • Pizza Money is Due. $1.00 a slice. No late orders or Wednesday orders.
  • Progress Reports go home. Interviews are tomorrow.
  • Commissioning event at the Catholic Education Centre for School Council Chairs. Thank-you Mrs. Daly!

Wednesday, November 7th

  • Pizza Day!
  • Parent-Teacher Interviews take place after school and tonight. Please refer to the interview sheet included in the oldest/only student from each family in the report card envelope.

Thursday, November 8th

Friday, November 9th

  • Remembrance Day Service in the gym- Thank-you Early Years Team for leading us.
  • Picture retakes are this morning starting at 9:30am.

Weekend Masses at St. Teresa Church- Fr. Gil welcomes all families, and encourages us to celebrate mass together!

Saturday, November 10th-5pm

Sunday, November 11th– 10am

 

This Sunday, November 11th,  is Remembrance Day. We honour those who served and sacrificed that we may be free.

 

Have a great week Tigers!