Newsletter: November 11, 2018

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Dear OLMC Community,

On Monday, November 12th we will host our annual Taste of Kindergarten presentation from 8:30 a.m.-10:00. If you know of any families who have children and may be interested in joining the OLMC community, please direct them to our website for more information. There is still time to register!

Progress Reports for the second quarter will be emailed on Wednesday, November 14th.

We will have the FFT credit card week coming up November 13, 15 and 16 so please take this opportunity to stock up for Christmas.

On Friday, November 16thwe will have a Coffree. Please join us in McCready Hall for some free drinks, a light breakfast and fellowship. Additionally, we will be selling FFT and used uniforms. Looking forward to seeing you there!


Kelly Shewbridge


Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic School


2018-19 School Year Calendar – Printable

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

  • A Taste of Kindergarten
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    8:45-10:30 a.m.
  • Deadline for Festival Logo Contest Entries
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    3:30 p.m.
  • FFT Free Charge Week (All Cards 4%+)
    Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, November 13, 15-16, 2018
    7:45-8:45 a.m. and 2:30-3:30 p.m.
  • Progress Reports
    Wednesday, November 14, 2018
  • Deadline for Running Club Registration
    Thursday, November 15, 2018
  • “Coffree”
    Friday, November 16, 2018
    Before school
  • End of Early Registration for Casino Night
    Friday, November 16, 2018
  • End of Pre-Sale Prices for St. Nick Breakfast
    Friday, November 16, 2018
  • Running Club Practices Begin
    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
  • Early Dismissal – STEM Day
    Wednesday, November 21, 2018
    12:30 p.m.


⇒Encourage young artists to enter the 2019 Festival Logo Contest

⇒Plan for Free Charge Week with NEW Bonus and Overstock FFT Deals

⇒Take advantage of Pre-Sale prices for St. Nick Breakfast

⇒Register K-6th graders for Running Club

⇒Send your used uniforms in to the office for the November 16th sale

⇒Click the links in the side bar to learn more about diocesan Catholic high schools

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

⇒Complete or renew your Safe Environment Certification

⇒Subscribe to OLMC School’s Flocknote

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

Order school lunches for the week or more at

Volunteer to help out on campus or from home

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

⇒Follow us on social media: Instagram Facebook Twitter


I would love to have your children join us for the Running Club.  We are highly encouraging participating in at least one of the races. We want to get our OLMC school spirit out in the community!
The base fee for Running Club will be $25 plus any additional race fees (below).


12K’s of Christmas – $20
Saturday, 12.8.18 at Freestone Park in Gilbert
1.2K run (3/4 mile)

Kids Rock Arizona – $26
Saturday, 1.19.19 at Tempe Beach Park
1 mile run

The Nun Run – $20
Saturday, 3.2.19 at Kiwanis Park
1 mile run

Pat’s Run – $5
Saturday, 4.27.19 at ASU Sun Devil Stadium
.42 mile run

Please mark which races you would like to attend on the Running Club registration form. Please return the forms to the school office.  For any questions contact Lindie Spargo at or 515-883-0092.
I want to help instill a love for exercise in the children and have fun doing it. Children get such a great feeling of accomplishment after completing a race!
If you have any additional questions please don’t hesitate to contact me.
Lindie Spargo

The program is open to all students in K-6thgrade.  Please have your permission slips in by November 15th.  Practices will begin on Tuesday, November 20, 2018.
Running Club Permission Slips


olmc-falconThere are a limited number of girls Falcon spirit shirts available in the school office for $5.00.  The only sizes available are YS 5/6, YM 7/8, and YL 10/12.  As there are a limited number, sales will be on a first come, first served basis.


St. Nick Breakfast Registration Forms can be turned in to the office.


Take advantage of Free Charge Week to stock up on FFT gift cards for Christmas shopping and gifting!

Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, November 13, 15, 16, 2018

Even better: shop the sales! Here are the current Bonus and Overstock cards.

Free credit card week 18


NOV Coffree 2018




The OLMC Dads’ Club will host its annual Casino Night on January 19, 2019 in McCready Hall. Proceeds raised will fund needed school improvements and will prove to be a fun evening, great date night and a positive fundraising opportunity.

Included in ticket price:

  • Casino Games-Blackjack, Craps, Roulette
  • Dinner
  • Beverages
  • 200 Casino Gaming Chips
  • Childcare (30 spots available, reserve spot at will begin at 5:00p.m. Casino gaming will begin at 6:00p.m. Will end with Raffle and Auction at 9:30 p.m.Participants will turn in their game chips at the end of the night for auction and raffle prizes. For more information, contact Freddy Lozano 480-612-3169 or at Information:100 spots available!!!
    $60 per person
    Purchase by 11/16/18 for additional 200 chips FREE