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Tuesday News 1/29/19

Tuesday News 1/29/19

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Announcements

Penny Power Week is Coming!

Who will take home the Big Pig Prize this year?! Watch our Penny Power page to follow our progress towards our $7000 goal! We're raising money for coding robots for each grade level.

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FALL FEST NEEDS YOU!

Please sign up to be a Trunk-or-Treater or to help with set up, games, clean up, or by donating treats! This is a FREE and FUN event just for MSS Families, but we need a little help to keep it that way! bit.ly/MSSFF19

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Please pray for Lester Wooden, brother of Sister Margaret Ann (Gr 2 teacher), who was diagnosed with Stage 4 Colon Cancer.

VMY will meet Thu, Feb 7th at 3:00-4:00 p.m.


Happy Hearts Tiny Tots Program
Wed, Feb 13 • 10:30-11:45 a.m.

Free. Ages 2-5. Bring your little valentine in for fun themed activities and crafts. Read a “heart”-warming story with us and enjoy a treat! RSVP to Laurie at admissions@mothersetonschool.org or 301-447-3162 by February 8th.


HSA Corner

Upcoming Meetings

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!

HSA Valentine's Bingo
February 9 • Doors Open 5:30 p.m., Games begin 7:00 p.m.
(Snow Date Feb 16th)

Enjoy a date night with your honey or your favorite girlfriends and you might come home with a Vera Bradley or Coach bag! $20 in advance for 20 games ($25 at the door). Specials, door prizes, raffle, and concessions available.

Daddy-Daughter Dance
February 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Celebrate your little girl with dinner, dancing, & games! $20/couple, $10 per additional guest. RSVP by Feb 6th! Snow date is Mar 2nd. DOWNLOAD FLIER/RSVP FORM

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

Join us for an evening of dining, auctions, and games all in support of Catholic education at Mother Seton School! $50/person or $385/table of 8 - gather a group of friends and split the cost of a table! Sponsorships for your organization also available. 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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Re-Registration Materials Will Soon Be Available! Look for more info in upcoming Tuesday news.

New tuition rates for 2019-2020 have been released:
$5,495 Pre-K Full Day through Grade 8
$3,495 Pre-K Half-Day

Registration Fee: $175/student if paid by May 15th ($250/student after May 15th)

Bus (MSS Frederick): $500/one-way and $800/two-way


Uniform Reminders
We know it’s hard to keep up with growth spurts sometimes, but please check to ensure your child is dressing in line with our uniform policies, for example:

  • Lengths of girl’s jumpers or skorts are no shorter than 2” above the knee.
  • Socks are 3-4” above top of the shoe.
  • Hats and jackets may not be worn inside the school. School sweaters, sweatshirts, hoodies, and cardigans are all acceptable in-class wear.

We really appreciate your cooperation!


News from The Gym

Mrs. Stocksdale will be holding the Free Throw Contest for the Knights of Columbus on February 8th for grades 5-8! Additional info to follow.

Get ready to Jump Rope for Heart! Our kick-off assembly will be Feb 20, 8:30a. The final event will be March 13 & 14.

Catholic Schools Week At-a-Glance

CSW Door Decorating Contest

We're showing our brilliance with a friendly competition for Catholic Schools Week! Each class will decorate their doors on the theme, "We Reflect the Brilliance of Catholic Education." Doors will be photographed and posted to our Facebook page starting on Monday. Friends and families are encouraged to like their favorite doors and share the posts. Whichever class has the most likes and shares will be rewarded with a Brilliant Banana Split Bar and 20 minutes extra recess! The winning teacher receives a gift card, as does the winner of the Enrichment/Staff category. We will also be sharing it on Instagram and Twitter, but only the Facebook likes/shares will count as votes.

Have-a-Heart Volleyball Game

$2 DONATION includes admission to the game and students may wear any shirt (WITH UNIFORM PANTS). All proceeds will benefit the Patient Assistance Fund at the James Stockman Cancer institute in Frederick.

GIVING IS BRILLIANT - Catholic Schools Week Service Project

To honor the memory of MSS Alum Tommy Laudani, our CSW/January Service Project will be to collect writing journals and lightweight headscarves for cancer patients. We will be collecting items through February 7th.


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