Here is a list of opportunities that are available to school-age children. These opportunities are provided by organizations not affiliated with St. Pius X / St. Leo School.
Creighton Prep is offering the Math+ program, which includes 6 courses. Each Math+ course focuses on 1 major idea based on key concepts included in Stanford University’s introductory math sequence. This Fall’s course will focus on Probability – a mathematical concept that has both practical relevance and important mathematical applications. The course will teach probability while exploring many real-world applications from finance to decision-making to poker. A letter about the course is attached. The six session course will be taught at Creighton Prep on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 6:00 pm starting on Tuesday, October 10th and ending on November 2nd. Families can sign-up at www.RedwoodPrep.com.
The JCC has basketball teams, league, and tournaments for boys and girls. Click here for their informative flyer.
Parents interested in finding out more about Mercy High School can join a Lunch & Learn from noon to 1:00 pm. This is an opportunity to join the Mercy administration for lunch and learn how they will prepare your daughter for college, in addition to the benefits of attending a small, all-girls high school. There will also be an opportunity to tour Mercy during the day and see the faculty and students in action. Dates of Lunch & Learn sessions are October 25, November 14, and December 7. To RSVP, please contact Mrs. Anne McGill, the Director of Admissions at firstname.lastname@example.org or (402)553-9424.
Skutt Catholic High School is inviting all 7th and 8th grade students to join them on November 17 for Hawkfest 2017. Click here for more information.
2017 Jr. Pride Boys Basketball Tournament will be held November 22-26. This tournament is open to boys in 5th to 8th grade and is hosted by Roncalli Catholic High School. Download their flier here for more information.
Marian’s Annual Open House will be held on Sunday, November 19 from noon to 2:30 pm. Open House is for girls currently enrolled in 5th to 8th grade and their families. Customized tours of the school will allow students and parents to explore the 40 acre campus (including the performing arts center, STEM classroom, and journalism lab), gather tuition assistance and scholarship information, learn about the one-to-one iPad initiative, and meet Marian students and faculty and experience the spirit of the school. For more information about Marian, contact Molly Adams Woodman (1997) at 402-571-2618 x1161 or email@example.com.