Tuesday News 12/18/18

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Gala Basket Items WANTED

Due to the success of school/parent donated baskets last year, we are seeking items from parents again this year so that we can create three themed baskets to auction at this year's Gala! Please use the link below to select an item that works for you and you may send in with your child to school - please be sure to label it for the Gala! If you have any questions or you need to make other arrangements to send in an item, please contact Lexi Burns at alexisottburns@gmail.com.


MSS on a 2-hr delay, Thurs, Feb 21st with possible re-evaluation by 7a.

Doors open at 10am. PreK dismisses at 12:30p. No hot lunch, please pack your own.

Order your yearbook before it's too late!

Don't let this year's treasured memories slip away! Our Yearbook Committee has been hard at work to create a spectacular remembrance for this school year. Order yours online before March 22nd!

Order my 2018-19 Yearbook NOW



WEAR A RED SHIRT for our kick-off assembly will be Feb 22, 8:30a. The final event will be March 13 & 14.

Volunteers for Daddy-Daughter Dance Needed!

Help make it a magical night! Sign up for set up, take down, or help during the event: https://bit.ly/DanceVol19

Gala Tickets Available!

Get your tickets for our annual dinner and auction in support of Catholic education at MSS! Check out the event page for a sample of auction items, as well as information on volunteering and sponsorships.

In the days between now and Christmas, the faculty and staff of Mother Seton School pray that you will be filled with a sense of wonder and awe as we anticipate the birth of Jesus in our  hearts on  Christmas morning!  May your family enjoy the choicest blessings as we enter this holiday season!!!!

ship.pngOur December service project supports SHIP of Frederick County. Please donate full-size toiletry and personal hygiene products for FCPS students who are homeless. We will collect through Jan 4th.

HSA Corner

Upcoming Meetings

Jan 8: 6:30p

Feb 5: 6:30p

Mar 5: 6:30p

Apr 9: 6:30p

May 7: 6:30p

Jun 4: 6:30p

All are encouraged to attend!

Gala in the Garden - March 23, 5:30-10:00p
The Links at Gettysburg

Early Bird tickets on sale now: $45/person or $350/table. Purchase by 1/19/19 for Early Bird pricing AND be entered in a drawing for a $50 Uber card and $50 MSS cash for use towards games/auction at the Gala. Contact Donna at jefsoa@msn.com for tickets and more information.

Volunteer & YOU may win a month’s FREE tuition!

Want to find out how you can help support our gala AND enter to win? Here are just a few ways to get involved:

  • ¨Gather sponsors and donations for the silent/live auctions
  • ¨Donate items for the silent/live auctions
  • ¨Have a business? Donate services! Marketing, printing, items to auction!
  • Attend the event! We will also be offering a few ways to earn tickets or one month’s tuition!

To earn two (2) free tickets:

* Turn in $500 or more in Sponsorships. *Limited to 2 tickets per person. If unable to attend or if desired, tickets may be donated to the HSA.

* Parent(s) with children currently enrolled — two ways to earn a chance at a Free Month’s Tuition: 1) Turn in $1,000 or more in Sponsorships. *Earn one (1) raffle ticket per $1,000 raised! Drawing on March 7, 2019. OR 2) Attend the event.

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Christmas Sweaters and Jeans Day

Wear your jeans and favorite Christmas shirt, or a red or green top, on December 21, as we prepare for the Christmas break!

Prayer Service - Dec 21, 11:30a

12:30p Dismissal - NO AFTER SCHOOL CARE

Maryland 529 Presentation - Jan 24, 2019 at 7:00p at MSS (Snow Date: Feb 7th)

Did you know you can use your 529 savings plan (formerly the College Savings Plan of Maryland) to pay your MSS tuition and receive a tax benefit? Join us for an informational session led by a representation from the state program. Open to the public, so please invite your friends & family! This is rescheduled from Nov’s original date.

Thank you to all of our families and friends for another great book fair! All of the proceeds from the book fair go right back into our  library. Be sure to check the new book shelf in the library for exciting new titles!