May is here!! We honor Mary our Mother and pray for her powerful intercession. Please pay close attention to the calendar as we have many important things scheduled this month. To begin our month, Grades 4, 6, &7 will have the NYS Math Test on Wednesday 5/1 & Thursday 5/2. Students must be present to take the exams everyday. Please make sure the students receive plenty of rest and have a good breakfast prior to coming to school.
The Spring Show will take place on Friday May 10th at 7pm and tickets will go on sale Thursday May 2nd ($10 per ticket). The theme for the show this year will be “God Bless America”. The students have been preparing and working extremely hard. We will dismiss at 11: 50am and students are required to return to school by 6:30pm. Please come out and support their efforts. Please note the doors for the show will not open before 6:45pm. NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR.
The Mother’s Day Cakes are scheduled to be delivered the week of May 6th and we will send out an Option C alert when we have the definite date for pick up.
Sunday May 12th is Mother’s Day let’s take the opportunity to say “THANK YOU” Mom for all the great things Mom’s do!!
Progress Reports will be sent home Wednesday May15th. Please pay close attention to the comments on your child’s report. Ideal Uniform Company will be here on Wednesday May 15th to take measurements for the new school year. Representatives will be here from 10am -11:30am. Measurements will be taken and orders placed. A $25 deposit will be required.
Grade 2 will receive their First Holy Communion on Sunday May 19th at 11am in the church. Please keep them in your prayers. The Academy will be closed Monday May 28th in observance of Memorial Day.
The 8th Grade will lead us in a Rosary Rally on Friday 5/24 at 10:45am in the church. Gr. 2 will also participate as they crown the Blessed Mother’s Statue for The May Crowning (the students are permitted to wear their First Communion attire). All are welcomed to pray with us.
Thursday May 30th is the Feast of the Ascension and students in grades K-8 will attend mass at 10:45am in the church.
Registration for new students is continuing. Please encourage family and friends to consider the benefits and values of a Catholic School Education. Applications are available online please call the school office for more information.