Half day dismissal today, 3/7/18 at 12pm, due to the inclement weather. We want to ensure that all our students and staff get home safely ahead of the snow storm. After school is cancelled for today. Thanks
Prospective parents are invited to tour our academy every Tuesday from 8am to 11am or 1pm to 2pm. We are saving a seat for your child and would love to have you come for a visit!
February 2018 Newsletter
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Thanks for celebrating Catholic Schools Week with us last month, and congratulations to our students who were Principals for a Day.
Beginning this month, each Tuesday, we will have an open house for prospective parents. Please encourage your friends and neighbors to enroll their children with us. Scholarships are available from the Diocese Futures in Education for qualified parents.
Each Tuesday, prospective parents can visit us for a tour of the school and classrooms. We can also arrange a brief meeting with the teacher. Tours are from 8am to 11am then 1pm to 2pm.
We are working to secure a dedicated space for a science lab where our students will conduct scientific inquiry and build the skills necessary to succeed in the medical field.
Thanks to Ms. Masotto as our Girl Scouts Troop Leader for arranging exciting events and activities for our young girls. Future Girl Scouts meetings are as follows: 2/1/18, 3/1/18, 4/5/18, 5/3/18 and 6/7/18.
Officials from the Boys Scouts of America will be visiting us to explore opening a chapter of the Boys Scouts at our academy. Please consider enrolling your child in this program.
We are aware of the issues with some students behaviors and we
are working with parents and teachers on their behavior.
Candidates are seeking full time employment but our PE Teacher position is for one day. Teachers are providing your students with physical education which includes health, as we search.
Please reach out and contact me if you have any questions or concerns. firstname.lastname@example.org
Yours in Christ,
Our academy is closed tomorrow Friday 1/5/18 due to the extreme cold temperatures and icy conditions. Stay safe and warm.
Our academy is closed on Thursday 1/4/18 due to the snow storm. Stay safe and warm.
Dear Parents and Guardians,
We wish you and your loved ones a happy, healthy and blessed 2018.
We thank you for your faith, trust, and commitment to Our Lady of the Angelus Catholic Academy and Catholic education. It is your belief in the Catholic education that help us to sustain our Academy. We respect the sacrifices each family makes to send their child to Our Lady of the Angelus Catholic Academy, and we will continue to put your child first in everything we do!
This month we will celebrate Catholic Schools Week. During this week we will have a special mass on Sunday January 29th at 10am and open house from 11am to 1pm. The following is a brief list of the events and activities planned for Catholic Schools Week. Please expect a more detailed list, and we hope that you can join us:
|Sunday 1/28/18||Catholic Schools Week Mass at 10am & Open House: 11am to 1pm|
|Monday 1/29/18||College & Career Day|
|Tuesday 1/30/18||Character/Hero & Movie Day|
|Wednesday 1/31/18||Sports Team Day & Student Appreciation Day
|Thursday 2/2/17||Crazy Hat or Sweater Day|
|Friday 2/3/17||Faculty Appreciation & Prayer Day – 1st Friday Mass – Regular Uniform|
To assist you with your planning, here is a list of tentative dates and events for February 2018.
- 2/6/18: Vision Screening
- 2/19/18 to 2/23/18: Mid-Winter Recess – School Closed
Dear Parents and Guardians,
It’s already October! Thanks for your patience and support as we made necessary changes and transitions during the month of September. As we begin the fall months, we are excited at the prospect of new learning opportunities for our students, as they explore and visit interesting venues on their class trips, participate in our rosary rally and have fun at our Halloween Party.
Our students in 3rd to 8th grade will take the Terra Nova assessments, from October 10th 2017 to October 20th 2017. Please remind/help your child to get a good night’s rest before the test, eat a nutritionally sound breakfast and to get to school on time.
Please consider being a Class Parent/Parent Liaison to foster closer collaboration between our parents/guardians and our faculty/staff, and ultimately support our students. We need 2 Class Parents/Parent Liaisons per class and will send home more information shortly.
We have a new character education program, please expect your child to bring home more information including homework that requires parent involvement:
Ø Learning for Life: Character Education Program – Units include: tolerance & citizenship,
respect, kindness & cooperation, anti-bullying & responsibility.
To assist you with your planning for next month, here is a list of tentative events and dates:
- Wednesday 11/1/17: All Saints Day – School Open
- Saturday 11/4/17: TACHS Test
- Thursday 11/9/17: EPAC Staff PD – School Closed
- Friday 11/10/17: Veterans Day – School Closed
- Saturday 11/11/17: TACHS Makeup Test
- Thursday 11/16/17: Breakfast with the Principal for 4th to 8th Grade Parents 10am
- Wednesday 11/22/17: Half Day Dismissal – No Afterschool
- Thursday 11/23/17: School Closed – Thanksgiving Recess
Ligoria Berkeley-Cummins, Principal
School Reopens on Wednesday 9/6/17, with half day dismissal at 12pm and after school will not be available. After school will resume on Thursday 9/7/17.
We are so proud of our graduating 8th graders, and we wish you the best of luck next year. We know you’ll all do great in high school!