Daily Announcements

Girls Chorus Schedule - Schedule Updated 9/20/2018

UPDATE: There will be no practice on Friday, September 28.  Sopranos are meeting on Thursday, September 27 at 7:30 am.

To view the practice schedule for the 7th and 8th grade Girls Chorus, please click here.

 

Terra Nova Testing

The TerraNova, Third Edition, and corresponding cognitive abilities test, InView, will be administered to all students in grades 3 through 8 between September 24 and October 5, 2018. Results will be available after all Archdiocesan schools submit the tests for scoring.

This standardized test, used in conjunction with the Archdiocesan Assessments administered at every grade level from one to twelve, form a balanced assessment plan for our students and all students in the Archdiocesan schools. The goal of this plan is to improve student learning across the curriculum.

Please contact the school if you have any questions at (402) 551-6667.

SPSL Fundraiser - Community of One

We hope you will join us for the annual school fundraiser on Saturday, October 20, 2018. The event begins at 5:15 p.m. in the Sullivan Center at Creighton Prep High School. Invitations will be sent home later this month.

You are all welcome to attend the underwriting party at the Wharton’s home on Friday, September 21. Information on the party can be found here.

Additional information on fundraiser can be found here.

SPSL Buddy Bench Update

UPDATE – Thank you to everyone who has brought in caps and lids for our Buddy Bench!  We are no longer accepting caps and lids as we have reached our goal (and then some)!

Calling all SPSL kids who would like to help sort caps and lids for our Buddy Bench. Please meet in Mrs. Sahm’s pre-kindergarten classroom after school. Meetings will be scheduled on Monday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s after school until 4:00 to sort and weigh caps. The September schedule will be 9/5, 9/7, 9/12, 9/14, 9/17, 9/19, 9/24, 9/26, and 9/28. All SPSL kids are welcome to attend. Parents – Please let Mrs. Sahm know when your child will be helping so she knows who to expect. You can email her at melissa.sahm@spsl.net.  There may be a need to meet on some weekends too.

For more information on the SPSL Buddy Bench, please visit the Facebook page  – https://www.facebook.com/groups/252407518851374/

Awaken Greatness in the Community Contest

The Catholic Schools Office is sponsoring the 2018 “Awaken Greatness in the Community” Challenge. Starting September 1 through September 30, students at any Catholic school within the Archdiocese of Omaha can create and submit videos outlining what they would do in our collective community to help others. One ambitious student winner will receive up to $1,000 to bring the idea to life, as well as a $200 Amazon gift card for his/her submission and dedication to serving others. We encourage our students to participate in this Challenge. More information can be found at https://lovemyschool.com/awakengreatness/ or in this linked flier. You can also contact Kim Ramsey at kim.ramsey@spsl.net with questions.

St. Leo worship opportunities

St. Leo is looking for students, mothers, fathers, or even older brothers and sisters to bolster their

-Liturgy of the Word for Children
-Usher and Greeters
-Lite Laundry help (including but not limited to Server Albs)

St. Leo is also looking for students to participate in their Children’s Choir.  Read more information on rehearsal dates and mass dates for the Children’s Choir here.

Please contact Drew Neneman, Director of Liturgy and Music, at drew@stleo.net

Feeding Reading

The Kellogg’s Feeding Reading program is a great way to build up your home library.  Just take a picture of your receipt with a Kellogg’s purchase, upload it on the Feeding Reading website, and receive a credit for a free book.  For more information, visit their website here.

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