Principal’s Corner #146


OUR LADY OF FATIMA, PRAY FOR US

On Saturday May 13th, Pope Francis canonized two shepherd children on the centenary of several visions they received from the Blessed Mother. The pope proclaimed Francisco and Jacinta Marto saints. Francisco and Jacinta aged 9,7 and their 10 year old cousin, Lucia, repeated that on March 13th, 1917 they had seen the Virgin Mary and this was the first of many appearances to them while they grazed their sheep. Our children have two beautiful saints to pray to and ask for their guidance. Saint Francisco, pray for us. Saint Jacinta, pray for us.

I wish you peace and blessings this Easter season.

Sr. Kathleen

Congratulations and thanks to the Committee Chairs for the Fourth Annual Orson Alvarez Golf Tournament. Special thanks to Mr. Armstrong, Mr. Rice and Coach Stone who organized this fun event at short notice. Thanks to all the families and Friends of SVS who came out to support the event. We had awesome golfers – 20 Adults and 20 Juniors. We raised $955 for the Sport’s Program. The Best Score went to Sienna D. in the fifth grade. Jonathan G. in fourth grade won Closest to the Pin. So proud of you! Way to go Vikings!

This Week:

May 15 – Music Showcase @ 1p.
May 16 – Student Council Inauguration at 2:00pm and PTG Appreciation Lunch at noon for faculty and staff
May 17 – Talent Show – lunch will start at 11:30 am and the Talent Show will start at 12:20pm approximately.(Parking lot will be open)
May 18 – Poetry/Drama @ 10:30a in the church hall, Dime Race for the Missions @ 1:30p, Pancake Dinner @ 5p.
May 19Field Day – make sure your student turns in his/her permission slip. (The teacher must have it on file for your student to go to the field). Vegas Nights in the church hall @ 6p. The profit goes to provide additional funds for our Sports Program. Thanks to Antoinette Kinley for making this event happen. Please come out and support the event. It will be tons of fun!
May 20 – First Communion for Second Grade @ 11a.
Congratulations and blessings little ones!
May 21 – We do not have Family Mass on this day.

Looking Ahead:

May 26 – Rosary for Peace at 9:30am. Please join us.
May 29 – Memorial Day – No school. Relax!
June 1 – Awards for 8th grade at 1:00pm in the church hall.
June 3 – Eighth Grade Graduation Ceremony at 11:00am in church. Congratulations to our students and their family!
August 22 – First Day of School 2017-2018 School Year

Announcements

Big Bash Teacher Outings Still Available – Last Call!

There are still available spaces in two upcoming Big Bash Teacher Outings!

  • Skate World with Mrs. Virissimo for Fourth through Eighth Grade – Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM. Students will enjoy an entire afternoon of roller skating fun with Mrs. Virissimo at one of Southern California’s last remaining roller-skating rinks. All equipment rental and lunch is included in the afternoon of skating fun.
  • Birch Aquarium with Mrs. Evans – Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Open now to all Grades! Students will enjoy a full day of Aquarium exhibits and the new acclaimed Coral Reef Exhibit. Lunch is included in this Birch Aquarium Adventure.

All Teacher Outings are $50.00 per participant. If you are interested in having your child participate in the activities listed below, please email us at svsbigbash17@gmail.com as soon as possible.

Field Day – May 19th

Volunteers are still Needed! Please SIGN UP ASAP!!

Our Annual St. Vincent Field Day is THIS Friday, May 19th and we still need lots of volunteers to make this day a success! We need volunteers for transporting the Field Day supplies to and from Admiral Baker Field; set up of the event; running Field Day activities; and clean-up at the end of the event. We are using SignUp.com for you to easily volunteer for field day 2017!

To volunteer:

  1. Click this link to go to our invitation page: http://signup.com/go/JepIojh
  2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account)
  3. Sign up! Choose your spots! (You will receive an automated confirmation and reminders)

Field Day Pizza Hot Lunch Fundraiser

All orders for the Pizza Hot Lunch must be received no later than Wednesday, May 17th. No Late Orders or Same Day Orders will be able to be accepted. Thank you for supporting the Class of 2018!

Field Day Pizza Lunch order form

Vegas Nights- May 19th

Please join us for VEGAS NIGHTS the Last Social Event of the Year! Click here for more information and to print the flyer. You can also purchase tickets here.

Summer School

Please click on the below forms for details and registration information on our 2017 Summer School Programs.
Summer School 1st – 6th Grade
Summer School 7th & 8th Grade

Thank you Mothers and Daughters for making our 1st Annual Mother Daughter Tea Party such a great success!

We are so grateful to all the donors who offered their time, services and products to make such a perfect event possible. The dads were amazing and gracious and we could not have done it without your love, support and hard work. Most of all, thank you committee, for this labor of love!!! You are all amazing ladies!!

To all mothers and female role models in our lives, at this special time of year, we send you all our love and devotions.
– The Mother Daughter Tea Party Committee

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