The Kids Heart Challenge culminated in a Jump Rope "Fun Fest" pairing up our Prayer Partners. Thanks to all who contributed! We hope to have a final tally of funds raised for the American Heart Association in the next couple of weeks.
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Join us for Mother-Son Glow Bowling on May 4th. 5:30-8:30p, at Taneytown Bowl and Grill. Tickets are $10 and include shoe rental, slice of pizza, drink, & 2 hours of bowling. Lanes are first-come, first-pick, so get there early! Send in payment for tickets ASAP.
$175/child (max of $525/family). After May 16th, fees increase to $250/child (max of $750/family). Pay your fees via SchoolAdmin or by check to MSS.
Carnival Meeting - All Hands On Deck! May 2, 7:00 p.m.
Our annual carnival is happening SOON and we need volunteers! Come on out and be a part of a 35-year tradition and help us keep this wonderful and much beloved event going well into the next generation. Thu, May 2 at 7pm.
When you buy SCRIP or grocery cards, a percentage of your purchase can be applied to your tuition bill, reducing your amount owed!
Registration-Financial Aid Reminders
If you are applying for Financial Aid through FOCE or Parish Assistance, you are required to have your application and FACTS completed with all required documentation by March 30. Information for specific FOCE scholarships will be sent home this week for qualifying students. If you have questions, please contact Mary Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LAST CHANCE FOR YEARBOOKS!!!
Our committee has been working hard to put together a fantastic keepsake of this year for all our students. Be sure to order yours TODAY so you don’t miss out on these treasured memories!
Order online at: strawbridge.net
Online code: 112655
Or return the order form provided with your payment. Checks should be made out to MSS.
MSS Young Authors Night and Talent Show
March 27, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Begin the evening browsing our Young Authors Fair and perhaps you’ll meet the next Jack London or Suzanne Collins! Then stay and be entertained by our top performers. You’re always in for a treat with our Biennial Talent Show!
BOX TOPS BONANZA IS BACK!
Each student is asked to collect 75 Box Tops using the collection sheets sent home in Tuesday folders. If we reach our goal, we’ll get a visit from The Cow Ice Cream Truck! Have additional Box Tops?
Any family who turns in additional filled sheets will be entered into a drawing for a prize!
All sheets MUST be returned by May 17th to qualify and be counted!
Our Lenten Journey Continues
Reconciliation: Thu, Mar 21, 9:00 a.m.
This is a time of prayer, fasting and abstinence, and almsgiving. We will be working with the students to create a meaningful Lenten journey for them at school and we invite you to be a part of it. There are many resources you can use to help you and your family come closer to Jesus during this time. Check our social media and website for tips throughout the season.
Apr 9: 6:30p
May 7: 6:30p
Jun 4: 6:30p
All are encouraged to attend!
10 Reasons to Be Part of HSA
Reason #1: Your child benefits.
Reason #2: You will be in the know.
Reason #3: You can be part of the solution.
Reason #4: You can have fun while doing good.
Reason #5: Your voice can be heard.
Reason #6: You can share your skills.
Reason #7: You can show that you care.
Reason #8: Your child will feel a sense of pride you are helping.
Reason #9: You'll meet other parents and form connections.
Reason #10: You'll be in the know.
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 email@example.com for tickets and more information.
Great Gala Gifts
Thanks to Mrs. Lexi Burns for creating some wonderful items with our students for the Gala. These special items will be on display in the atrium ahead of the Gala, so stop by and take a peek! Don’t forget your tickets… you won’t want to miss a chance to bid on these one-of-a-kind pieces of art!
KIDS BINGO, April 6th!
Doors Open: 1:00; Games: 2:00-4:00pm
$10/child for 1 game card. Additional cards may be bought at the door.
Prizes include LEGO, Nerf, hand-held electronics, sport video camera, crafts, puzzles, & more!
Enter Raffle for a Nintendo Switch or a Kids Kindle!
Every child received a door prize. Buy your tickets by March 29th and enter drawing to win $25 Walmart Gift Card!
Downloand and Print the RSVP form and send in with your payment.
Contact Tammy at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
From the Art Department…
Learn to Cricut! Mrs. Myers will offer an introduction to the new Cricut die-cut machine and the latest technology added to the Art Department. Wednesday, March 27, 3:30-4:00 pm.
Europe 2020 is on! Join a group of MSS parents, students, grandparents, & alumni who will be taking Germany, Italy, & Switzerland by storm Summer of 2020. An info meeting will be held Mar 28th, 6-7p. Food provided! RSVP to Mrs. Myers at email@example.com.
IOWA Assessments Begin April 3rd
Please help your children do well on the standardized assessment and do their best to attend school each day during the test period. While standardized test scores are not the sole measure of a student’s progress, they are helpful in gauging their readiness compared to all students in their grade-level nationwide. Please refer to the enclosed flier for tips and strategies to help your student!
Report Cards come home March 19th!
PowerSchool will be inaccessible to parents until after the 19th. You may schedule individual conferences with your child's teacher if necessary.
Lions Club International News
We are grateful for the Lions Club to provide free vision screening for each student! Screenings will be held March 28-29.