Week 19 Newsletter (1/22 – 1/26)

Hello 2nd Grade Families,
Happy weekend! ūüôā¬†
I am sending out this week’s newsletter a little early this week so you have a heads up about all of the important events happening next week!
Here’s Week 19 Newsletter and some important points to note:
‚ÄĘDRA¬†Testing will continue¬†this week.¬†
‚ÄĘThis week, we‚Äôre officially starting our First Reconciliation Preparation!¬† Students will receive a new Religion book to use in class, and there is a weekly¬†‚ÄúLiving Faith at Home‚ÄĚ section that will¬†go home every Friday and¬†need to be completed, signed and returned by the following Monday.¬†¬†Please use this time to connect with your student and help them prepare for this wonderful sacrament.¬†¬†The first Living Faith at Home Ch. 1 assignment will be due next Monday, 1/29.
‚ÄĘReminder that First Reconciliation will be on Saturday, March 10th at 10 am.
‚ÄĘSunday, 1/28 is our monthly Family Mass at Mary Star of the Sea parish at 9 am, followed by SMA’s Open House from 10 am – 1pm.¬† Come visit your student’s classroom and see all the awesome work they’ve been doing in 2nd grade!¬† This will kick-off Catholic Schools Week, which starts the next day: Monday, 1/29.
‚ÄĘThe SMA Spirit Run is on our first day of Catholic Schools Week:¬†Mon, 1/29.¬†¬†Please see attached flyer for more details.¬†¬†If 2nd¬†grade collectively raises $1,300 (an average of $100 per student), we will earn our class¬†reward of a no-homework & free-dress day!¬†¬†Please visit the following link to start donating:¬†http://stellamarisacademy.org/parents/pto/.
‚ÄĘPlease¬†volunteer as a 2nd¬†Grade Mystery Reader.¬† We have all slots available for the rest of the year.¬† Please sign-up at the following link:¬†https://doodle.com/poll/dxi8xqzdqzmw5krg#table
Thank you for taking the time to stay up to date with the happenings of SMA and our 2nd grade class.  As always, please let me know if you have any further questions or concerns.  
Have a wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Nauss

Meghan Nauss

2nd Grade Teacher
Stella Maris Academy