Dear Parents and Students:
Our season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 14th with a 9:00 am mass. Each Thursday during Lent eighth grade students will lead the school in Stations of the Cross at 9 AM. We also look forward to coming together as a parish and school community with our Friday Lenten suppers. Please join us if you can.
Our students have been working hard on their science experiments over the past few months. Please come visit the Science Fair on Tuesday, February 6th, in the afternoon, or during the morning on Wednesday, February 7th.
Congratulations to all the Geography Bee contestants. Best of luck to our school-wide winner, Raymond Hackett, who will take an on-line test and upon passing will compete in the state level at Central Connecticut University.
Kudos to our MathCounts team who competed at Yale University on Sat. February 3rd in the regional completion. We congratulate Nicholas Ribeiro and Jonathan Chen who qualified to compete in the State competition in March.
The St. Bridget School Auction is coming up soon – April 13th at Aqua Turf in Plantsville! Please plan on attending and/or supporting this major school fundraiser.
Our Class Basket this year is: “Yeti – In it for the Long Haul” The Basket will include the following items:
Hopper Two 30 (Grey and Blue) Bag,
Rambler 20 oz.
Rambler 30 oz.
Rambler 18 oz. bottle
Rambler 36 oz. bottle
2 complimentary hats and decals
Pictures hold a lifetime of memories!!! Order your YEARBOOK by February 23rd and treasure all those memories. Yearbooks are on sale now at www.Jostens.com
Important February Dates!
February 1: Lower Wing talk with Sister Francesca at 1:00; Upper Wing talk with Sister Jeanne d’Arc at 1:40
February 2: School Mass at 9:00; Adoration from 1:00 – 4:00
February 6: Spirit Wear Day
February 6-7: Science Fair
February 8: Dress Down Day for those students who participated in our Open House;
Early Dismissal at 1:05 for Parent/Teacher Conferences
February 9: Mass at 9:00; Early Dismissal at 1:05 for Parent/Teacher Conferences
February 13: NED Show at 9:15; HSA Meeting at 7:00
February 14: Ash Wednesday Mass at 9:00
February 15: Stations of the Cross at 9:00
February 16: Early Dismissal at 1:05 for Teacher’s PD; Lenten Supper from 5:00 –
February 17: Mother/Son Event at the Globetrotters Game in Hartford
February 19-20: No School for Presidents’ Day
February 22: Stations of the Cross at 9:00
February 23: Mass at 9:00; Adoration from 1:00 – 4:00; Lenten Supper from 5:00 – 7:00
February 27: Fourth Grade Prayer Meditation at 9:00; (Tentative – Classical Music Assembly: Upper Wing from 9:30 – 10:15 and Lower Wing from 10:30 – 11:00 )
February 28: Dress Down Day for Make a Wish Foundation for $1
Thank you and enjoy your month.
As always, please contact me if you have any questions,
Extra Help Schedule
As a Middle School Team we are happy to provide extra assistance to students throughout the school year. Extra Help ends promptly at 4pm. (Except on Monday which ends at 3:45) For safety reasons, any students who have not been picked up by 4pm will be brought to Extension and a charge may be incurred. Thank you for your support!
Geography/Health – Friday mornings 8-8:30am (or by appointment
Math – Monday afternoons 3:15-3:45pm, Tuesday mornings 8-8:30am, Thursday afternoons until 4pm
Language Arts/Literature with Mrs. Wysowski – Tuesday afternoons until 4pm (some mornings by appointment
Spanish – Tuesday afternoons until 4pm
Science – Tuesday afternoons until 4pm
Language Arts/Literature with Mrs. French – Wednesday afternoons until 4pm
History – Monday afternoons until 4pm (some mornings by appointmen