Monthly Archives: January 2014

OUTREACH: Hygiene Kits for Catholic Charities

Here is a great opportunity for a family ministry project!! Purchase and assemble personal hygiene kits for Catholic Charities’ clients. The list below shows items in high demand at their various sites. Adult Female – razors (2 or more ideal),

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HI All, Our next ski day for the year is this coming Friday, January 31st. It looks like it might be another cold day (12 above last I checked). Let’s see how many people we can get and go from

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PowerPoint Presentations Posted in Secondary Writing Classes

Hello Families!  I hope you are staying warm and enjoying your day again!  Crazy weather we are having! I have posted brief PowerPoint presentations in each of the Secondary Writing Classrooms, to help with expectations for this week. As last

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A couple of notes about secondary student grades for writing (and speech) classes

Hi, parents of secondary students. If you have a student or students in Mrs. C’s classes, I wanted to let you know that she plans to give an updated cumulative percentage for the first semester and any updated comments as

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American Literature Fitzgerald Walking Tour

Save the Date!  Stacy Anderson is graciously putting together a field trip for our class.  Please mark your calendars! We have been studying F. Scott Fitzgerald’s  The Great Gatsby in class.  On Feb 24, our class will take a walking tour

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EVENT: Art Challenge

This not-so-challenging art challenge is designed to prompt students to discover more about the history, techniques, and people behind great works of art. Participating students will be asked to do some research to find three works of art they truly enjoy and

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Junior High Research Paper Notes

Hello!  Hopefully the research paper has started out well.  We are using MLA citation this year.  If you can’t find a hard copy magazine article, two books would be fine.  Ebooks can count as one of the books.  : )

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Second semester secondary phy ed

Hi, families of secondary students. Second semester is almost upon us.    I would like to get a list of those students who are interested in taking the optional secondary phy ed class, which is held on the first and

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Art Update – 1/13/14

SIDE NOTE: A huge THANK YOU to Sarah Stone for being a sub at the last minute, to Faith Waters for helping out and of course the parent helper Mrs. Johnson (Emma’s Mom) scheduled for the day! And Cindy Johnson,

Posted in Elementary News

EVENT: Resource Recovery Facility Tour

As the Midwest’s largest processor of waste materials, come learn about their process of providing us sustainable and cost-efficient fuel from our municipal solid waste.  Without this facility, approximately 400,000 tons of municipal solid waste would go to the landfill

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