Mrs. Katie Eakes -- Room 207
SCHOOL MASS WITH BISHOP MALONE
Please join us on Thursday, March 1st in the Church at
9:00 a.m. for our School Mass celebrated by Bishop Malone.
H.S.A. THEME TRAY
The H.S.A. will host a Theme Tray Basket Auction on
Sunday, March 4th
at 1:00 p.m. in the gym.
As a special preview event, the school children will have a chance to win items in a special
THEME TRAY BASKET BONANZA
on March 1st & 2nd during their scheduled lunch period.
Tickets are 3 for $1 or 20 for $5.
If you would like your child to participate, please send in an envelope marked with your child's name and the amount of tickets you are buying.
The Buffalo Bandits will be at St. John's on Monday, March 5th & Tuesday, March 6th!
KINDERGARTEN will have a special session with the Bandits on Tuesday!
Please be sure that your child is dressed appropriately for gym on that day.
Everyone needs to wear sneakers.
We are so excited to have this opportunity with the Buffalo Bandits!
CATHOLIC CHARITIES DRESS DOWN TUESDAYS
On Tuesdays in March there will be special $1 dress down days!
Even though Kindergarten does not wear uniforms this is a great way to help them understand the spirit of giving during Lent.
March 6th - Dress in Bandits Colors (Orange/Purple/Black)
March 13th - Dress in Green for St. Patty's Day
March 20th & March 27th (your choice)
Please consider sending in $1 with your child on these special
Tuesdays in March to support Catholic Charities.
H.S.A. MANDATORY PARENT MEETING
There will be a Mandatory Parent Meeting on
Thursday, March 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the gym.
Please mark your calendars for this important event.
EASTER CANDY PICK UP
If you ordered Easter Candy please be sure to pick up your order
in the gym on Thursday, March 15th.
STATIONS OF THE CROSS
Please join us on Friday, March 23rd at 1:10 p.m. in the Church for the
Stations of the Cross. During this Lenten Season, we are able to see the Stations of the Cross brought to life by our St. John's students. This reenactment helps our Kindergarten students to understand what this Easter Season is all about.
We will have an Early dismissal day on Wednesday, March 28th at 11 a.m.
The Easter Break will be from Thursday, March 29th- Sunday, April 8th.
School will resume on Monday, April 9th.
BOOK IT FORMS
If your child has not returned their completed February Book It Form,
please send it in so we can add them to our Book It Chart.
Our chart is not as filled as we would expect it to be.
The March Book It Forms were sent home with your child.
It is our goal that each child is reading 15-20 minutes every day.
Once they return their form, they will receive a certificate good for a
FREE personal pan pizza from Pizza Hut.
1st - Mass with Bishop Malone in the Church at 9:00 a.m.
4th - H.S.A. Theme Tray in the gym 1:00 - ?
6th - Buffalo Bandits will instruct Kindergarten!
8th - H.S.A. Mandatory Parent Meeting in the gym 6:30 p.m.
12th - No School (Staff Development Day)
13th - Dairy Farm Assembly
15th - Easter Candy Pick Up in the gym
16th - Irish Dancing Assembly
23rd - Stations of the Cross in the Church at 1:10 p.m.
28th - Early Dismissal 11:00 a.m.
29th-April 8th - Easter Break
April 9th - School Resumes
The following is a list of skills and ideas that would be helpful for you to work on regularly with your child:
Our year end goal in Kindergarten is for everyone to be reading and writing independently!
The following list includes the 100 sight words we will be introducing:
a did hot not ten
all down I of that
am drink if off the
an fast in on three
and find into one to
are for is pick too
ask full it play two
at fun its pull up
away get jump put upon
be go just ran us
best good let red was
big got let's run we
black had like said well
blue has little see went
brown have look seven where
but he make she with
can help me sit will
come here must six yellow
cut him my stop yes
do his no tell you