Weekly Notes January 30, 2017

Carline Reminder - The bell rings at 7:30 a.m.  Expect to wait a few minutes in line if you arrive after 7:20.  Please give yourself enough time in the morning to have your children unloaded by the 7:30 bell when morning prayer begins. Thanks for your cooperation!

Registration Packets- for the 2017-18 school year were sent home today.  Please contact the school if you have any questions.  

Prospective New Family Contact Information – Please send contact information for prospective new families for the 2017-18 school year.  Preparations are being made for recruitment events. There are only limited seats available in certain grades, so early registration is important!

Lunch Menu Change - Beginning Friday, February 3, the salad choice on Fridays will be tuna salad until further notice.  

Drama Practice- Monday-Friday-2:00-4:00

Basketball Games- Monday, January 30 at St. Louis King of France- 5th at 5:45, 6th at 6:30 & 8th at 7:15.  Wednesday, February 1- Home vs. St. John-6th at 6:00 & 8th at 6:45.  

Catholic Schools Week donations- As in the past, The Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge is asking all Catholic schools to participate in a donation drive to help those in need. All items collected will be donated to Catholic Charities.  St. Elizabeth students are asked to bring household goods- gift cards, napkins, paper towels, toilet paper. paper plates, garbage bags, etc.  Please send all items to school on Tuesday, January 31. Students who bring an item will be allowed to dress down on Tuesday, January 31.  Students may wear blue jeans, appropriate shirt and shoes of choice. 

Virtues in Practice due- January 31. 

Ascension Catholic Shadow Day- Permission Slips were sent home with 7th & 8th grade students to join ACHS for "Food, fun & facts" on February 3.  Please return by Wednesday, February 1. 

SES Movie Night- Thursday, February 2 at 6:00 pm in the Community Center.  This will be a no homework night. Admission: 1 non-perishable food item which will be donated to the St. Elizabeth Food Pantry.  Movie will begin promptly at 6:00.  Pizza, Popcorn & drinks will be available for purchase. 

Mission Collection- Friday, February 3, no snack sale.

Drama T-Shirts- order forms were sent home today. 

Volleyball Mandatory Registration Night- Monday, February 6 at 6:30 in the Community Center.  

Recruitment Open House- Tuesday, February 7 at 6:30 pm and Wednesday. February 8 at 8:30 am in the Community Center.  Please spread the word to prospective families!

Progress Reports- issued Wednesday, February 8. 

Spirit Dress Down Day- Changed from February 8 to February 15. Students may wear a spirit shirt with jeans and school shoes.  Please see the SES Handbook for complete dress down day guidelines. 

Snack Sales - February 10 & 17.   

2017-18 Registration- February 13-20. 

Drama Play-  The Drama Club of St. Elizabeth School is excited to announce it's upcoming production "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs."  Adapted from the classic tale by the Brothers Grimm, it contains all our favorite familiar characters as well as some new ones.  Cast members have been preparing for three months to make this the most entertaining play of all!  Disney music, beautiful sets and costumes, and the great talent of our students will be enjoyed by all who support this wonderful St. Elizabeth tradition which is in its 30th year!  Please join us on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 4pm in the St. Elizabeth Community Center.  Admission is $3.00 for all students and children and $5.00 for adults.  Refreshments will be sold. 

Carnival - February 24. Students in grades PK3-7th grades may dress in costumes and compete in 3 different categories: Prettiest, Funniest, and Most Original.  They may compete as individuals or in groups.  They are separated into 3 divisions with PK3-K, 1-3, and 4-7 competing against each other.  

SES Skeet Shoot- Saturday, March 18.  Sponsor and entry forms were sent home today. 

Aftercare payments – Please be attentive to aftercare fees and submit payments in a timely fashion.

Breakfast in the cafeteria is from 7:10- 7:25 daily.  Please make sure your child arrives early enough if you want them to eat breakfast.