Newsletter: September 23, 2018

Falcon Five-2

1. PRINCIPAL’S CORNER

Dear OLMC Community:

Recently, the first graders hosted their grandparents for Grandparents Day! We were honored to have them as our special guests. They visited with their grandchild, enjoyed some refreshments and listened to the children sing some songs. After the celebration they walked to the church and celebrated mass with the entire school community. It was wonderful to see so many generations praying and worshipping together!

Next week we will have picture day on Wednesday, September 26th. The photo order forms came home Friday with the children. Students should be in mass uniforms for pictures. If you have any questions, please contact the front office.

Sincerely,

Kelly Shewbridge

Principal

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School


2. CALENDAR AT A GLANCE

2018-19 School Year Calendar – Printable

FYI: Blue underlined text is a clickable link. Follow it for more information on a listing.

  • “Unlocking the Gifts & Charisms of the Holy Spirit”
    Mondays, September 10, 17, 24 & October 1, 2018
    7:15-8:45 p.m., OLMC Parish Church
  • New Albertson’s FFT Cards-Update Reloadables
    Monday, September 24, 2018
  • School Pictures – Mass Dress
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
  • Registration Due – SCP Kids Spiritline Clinic
    Friday, September 28, 2018
  • Trunk or Treat Candy Drive
    October 1-12, 2018
  • Pet Blessing
    Thursday, October 4, 2018
  • First Friday Early Release – Spirit (Jeans) Day Dress
    Friday, October 5, 2018
    12:30 p.m.
  • Fry’s Community Rewards Statements Due
    Thursday, October 11, 2018
  • No School – Diocesan In-Service
    Friday, October 12, 2018
  • No School – Fall Break
    Monday-Tuesday, October 15-16, 2018

3. PARENT ACTION ITEMS

⇒Contribute to and share the Falcon Fund-a-Need Campaign with friends of OLMC

⇒Stay up-to-date with  Scholarship Applications for 2018-19

⇒Participate in OLMC’s first ever Trunk or Treat

⇒Check out Bonus/Overstock FFT Deals

⇒Complete or renew your Safe Environment Certification

⇒Sign up for the Seton Spiritline Kids Clinic

⇒Register for the St. Philomena Mother-Daughter Retreat

⇒Support Girls Volleyball and Boys Flag Football at their home games this week

⇒Subscribe to OLMC School’s Flocknote

⇒Encourage 4-8th graders who need homework help to attend Learning Labs

⇒Check out the Cub Scouts (K-5) or Boy Scouts (6-12)

⇒Join the Fall Women’s Studies Ministry for an 11-week look at Revelation

Order school lunches for the week or more at olmc.boonli.com

Volunteer to help out on campus or from home

⇒Follow us on social media: Instagram Facebook Twitter


4. OLMC’S TRUNK OR TREAT

trick or treat halloween themed illustrationHosted by OLMC Home & School

All OLMC Catholic School families are invited to aend the first-ever…

Event: “Trunk-or-Treat”
Date: Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018
Time: 3:30pm—5:00pm
Place: Designated areas of the OLMC Catholic School Playground

For more information and to register your trunk, see this packet.

All OLMC School families are invited to Trunk or Treat. This is a safe, community event where children may collect candy from the trunks of creatively decorated cars. This event will also feature biblically-centered crafts and food trucks to purchase snacks and dinner.

Family- Friendly Costume Guidelines:

-All children who will parcipate in the Trunk or Treat event may dress as their favorite “Good Guy/Girl” character (i.e. Super Hero, Jedi Knight, Disney Princess, Sports Team Figure), Animal, Saint, Angel or Religious Figure.

-Costumes must be family-friendly and may not be obstructive, offensive, objectionable or violent.

-Costumes may not contain any weapons.

For safety: We are asking that parents/adults not wear masks that cover the enre face. Adults must be recognized by other adults. No outside food or drink may be brought into the event. Water stations will be set up throughout the venue, and food trucks will be on site for families to purchase dinner or snacks.


5. OLMC’S TRUNK OR TREAT CANDY DRIVE

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