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Tuesday News 10/1/19

Tuesday News 10/1/19

Congratulations to our newly inducted members of the Vincentian Marian Youth. Our VMY chapter is part of the international service organization through Saint Vincent de Paul and FamVin, and is one of only 4 chapters in the United States!

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Tickets on Sale NOW for A Night at the Races!

Mark your calendars for the annual HSA Dinner and Auction: A Night at the Races! Visit our event page for more information and to purchase your tickets TODAY! Sponsorships also available!

HSA Corner

Our next HSA Meeting is Tuesday, October 8 at 6:30 PM. We NEED more active parents! Please join us and become involved in planning for our school year. 

A Big Thank You to Michelle Kluchorosky and the HSA Volunteers who helped make Grandparents and Grand Friends Day a smash hit! Your hard work is greatly appreciated!

HSA Spaghetti Dinner • Mon, Oct 21st • 5-7:30p

Come break bread with your MSS family at Rocky's in Thurmont for our annual All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner! Tickets per person are $10/ages 12+; $7/ages 5-11; Free ages 4 and under. Includes unlimited spaghetti, salad, and drinks. 


Contact Lisa to purchase your tickets! VIEW FLIER


HSA Fall Fest

Save the Date for Free Family Fun! Our annual Fall Fest is Friday, Oct 25th, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Games, Food, Trunk-or-Treat, and more! Be a part of the fun... sign up to be a Trunk-or-Treater or to donate time or treats! 


Breakfast with Santa and Christmas Bazaar • Sat, Dec 7, 2019 • 8am-Noon

We're looking for vendors for our Christmas Bazaar! Download a form and return to the school with payment. Contact Amber for more details.

Blessing of the Animals

All Creatures Great and Small are invited to attend our annual Blessing of the Animals, Oct 3rd at 1:30pm in the circle in front of school, in honor of the Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi. Pets must be leashed or otherwise restrained. You may begin to line up with your pets at 1:10pm. If you wish to take your child home after the service, please let us know in writing by September 30th.

Please note: pets may not ride the bus, nor may they stay in class all day.

VMY Parents

We are looking for a few parents to help lead the service groups for VMY. If you are able to commit 1-2 hours a month to supervise, please contact Sister Joan. There are different opportunities in the community students may serve, including the Villa, Emmitsburg and Thurmont Food Bank, and St. Catherine’s.

Take-a-Tour Tuesday

October 8, 9:00a-1:00p

A welcoming and loving Christ-centered community awaits! Invite friends, family, and neighbors to our Open House tour of MSS. Help them discover the blessings of solid academics and solid values grounded in our strong faith.

Remember: Families who refer another enrolling family will receive a $200 tuition credit!

Tiny Tots: Digging for Dinorsaurs

Thursday, October 17, 10:30-11:45am. Join us for a dino-mite morning! Crafts, activities, and stories will delight the young “paleontologists”. FREE for Ages 2-5

RSVP by Oct 14th to Laurie at 301.447.3165 or via email.

Monday is Band Day! Please remember to bring your instruments with you every Monday!

Grade 8 ACRE Tests This Week

Grade 8 ACRE Testing is scheduled for October 1st through the 3rd. ACRE is the Assessment of Child/Youth Religious Education and is mandated by the Archdiocese in Grades 5 and 8. It is a tool to help us evaluate the strength of our religious studies. MSS students have consistently scored above the national average. We know our faith at MSS!


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