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Wednesday October 17th

Thank You For A Great School Marathon!

The weatherman was sort-of correct! Thursday, October 4th turned into a glorious autumn day for our school Marathon! Our prayer service, led by our 6th graders was just perfect. We cheered and danced and prayed together as a community. Thanks again to Christina Wesley Thrall, Sheila Campolito, Karen Benacci, and the many parents who volunteered to make this event a huge success. Thanks to all; whether you sent in snacks, stood on a corner or walked with our kids. We are grateful for every one of you! Children have received their casual dress passes for selling sponsorship. Thank you children! Thank you also for continuing to be the most generous people I know! Check out our grade level participation rates to-date! Some people haven’t had a chance to send their pledges back in. If your child has not yet return their pledges, please contact the office so we can boost these percentages even higher!. We will have a final total next newsletter!

Family Breakfast

The Seton Family Breakfast took place on Thursday, October 11th. All will agree that the food was delicious and the company exquisite! Thanks again to Jeanie Compisi and Meg Reiss and their tireless committee for again treating us to an amazing morning. It was wonderful fun! I hope that if you were not able to make it this year, you will try next year. It is worth getting up a bit early.

Library

Our library is alive and well! Parents and grandparents are looking at ways to make it an even better experience for our children. If you would like to come in and lend a hand, please contact your classroom teacher to find out when their library time is scheduled. You can never have too many helpers when it comes to taking out books!

Fall Social

Mark your calendars! Our Fall social will be held on Friday, Nov, 2nd from 6:00-9:00 pm at Midtown. There’s more information included in this Brown envelope!

Lunch News

Sign-up for our next new lunch order cycle began yesterday! Please go to the link that was sent to you and sign up ASAP. It will close on Tuesday, Oct. 23rd.

Please note that lunch monitors are still needed for our lunch program! Sr. Carolyn has done a great job organizing the program but still needs your help! Please call the office, speak with Sr. Carolyn (setonlunch@gmail.com) or visit our sign-up genius to see what is still available or to put your name on a substitute list.

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Dates To Remember

  • Oct 26 Seton’s PK Meet & Greet! 5:30-7:30 pm
  • Oct 23-31 Red Ribbon Week
  • Oct 31 Halloween! Non-uniform Day!!! Please check the student handbook for details. Yeah!
  • Nov 1 All Saints School Mass 8:30 am (4th gr.)
  • Nov 7 +8 Open House for perspective families 9-1:00
  • Nov 7 PTA Meeting Faculty room at 7 PM
  • Nov 9 Grandparent’s Day 12:30 pm Barnes & Noble Day 2:30-7:00 pm
  • Nov 12 Veteran’s Day No School
  • Nov 15 Picture day re-take day
  • Nov 16 Parent/Teacher Conferences: No School
  • Nov 20 Thanksgiving Prayer Service 1:30 (2nd gr.)
  • Nov 21-25 Thanksgiving Recess Dec 5 Kindergarten Prayer Service 1:30
  • Dec 13 Christmas Concert 1:00 & 7:00 pm (Gr. 4-6)
  • Dec 14 Festival of Trees Gr. 2 1:00-2:00 pm
  • Dec 21 Christmas Prayer Service 9:00 am (Gr. 1)
  • Dec 22-Jan 1 Christmas Break

6TH Grade Retreat

I am happy to say that our 6th graders’ retreat was a roaring success! Their focus was on “Relying on God”! We will be continuing to work as a school to find ways to serve others. We will give you more information soon

Grandparents / Special Friends Day

This year’s Grandparents/Special Friend Day will be on Friday November 9th at 12:30 in the church. It will be followed by time in our school. We are looking forward to showing our grandparents how much we love them! An invitation can be found in this Brown Envelope.

Barnes and Noble Book Fair

This year we will have our Barnes & Noble book Fair on Friday, November 9th following Grandparents/Special Friends Day. Please see the flyer included in this brown envelope for more information.