May 22, 2018

WELCOME TO TAKE HOME TUESDAY

MAY 22, 2018

This week’s notifications include:

Early Childhood 2018 Summer Program Flyer

 REMINDERS

  • Re-Registration fee is Now Due:  Online payment is still unavailable at this time.  We request that families who have re-enrolled to please fill out the  2018-2019 Financial Obligation Form  and send it in with the registration fee.  Let us know if you are unable to print and we will make a copy for you.  Thank you all for your patience as we continue to transition our registration process from paper to online.
  • Yearbook – Please place your order to make sure a copy  of the yearbook is reserved for you. The cost is $35. Preview some of our yearbook pages on our Facebook page facebook.com/100springfairhaven/.
  • Bishop Stang Summer 2018 Bishop Stang, a Catholic, college preparatory, high school in Dartmouth, MA, invites families to learn about their Summer Program offerings (includes grades 3 – 9). Visit bishostang.org and click “Summer 2018” under Athletics.  The programs come in all forms: academic, athletic and performing arts.  Join them for great learning experiences and for a whole lot of fun throughout the summer!

 

SAVE THE DATE

  • National Junior Honor Society Induction will be held Thursday, May 24th at 6:00 pm.
  • June, July & August Birthday Non-Uniform Day will be on Friday, May 25th for all students whose birthday are in June, July and August.
  • NO SCHOOL: Monday, May 28th, Memorial Day.
  • 8th Grade Summer Non-Uniform Week, May 24 – 31 for 8th grade students who have met their walkathon fundraising obligation.
  • First Friday Mass will be held on Friday, June 1st at 9:00. All are invited to attend. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY (no shorts).
  • National Junior Honor Society: Student members of our National Junior Honor Society are collecting various items for charities.  The collection boxes are located at the front foyer of the school and will remain there until June 1, 2018. Thank you for your anticipated support.
  • Bake Sale: Miss Day’s prekindergarten will be having their bake sale on Wednesday, June 6th during all lunches. Students may purchase 1 item for $1.
  • Field Day for Grades 6 & 7 will be on Monday, June 4th (Rain date June 11) 9:00 – 11:00.
  • Field Day for PS – Grade 5 will be on Tuesday, June 5th (Rain date June 12).
    Parents are welcome to come play with us.
         9:00 – 11:00        Pre-S, Pre-K and Kindergarten
        12:30 – 2:15          Grades 1 – 5
  • Graduation Pictures for Grade 8 & Kindergarten will be on Thursday, June 7th.
  • Kindergarten Summer Non-Uniform Week, June 8 – 14 for kindergarten students who have met their walkathon fundraising obligation.
  • 8th Grade Graduation will be on Friday, June 8th at 4:30 pm.
  • Grades 1-7 Summer Non-Uniform Week, June 14 – 20 for students who have met their walkathon fundraising obligation.
  • Kindergarten Graduation will be on Friday, June 15th at 9:30.
  • Pre-Kindergarten Graduation will be on Friday, June 15th at 1:00.
  • Last Day of school for preschool – kindergarten will be on Friday, June 15.
  • Early Childhood Summer Camp begins Monday, June 18. 
  • Award Ceremony will be on Wednesday, June 20th at 9:00.
  • LAST DAY OF SCHOOL for grades 1 – 7 is Wednesday, June 20th.
    DISMISSAL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
    Grades 1-3     11:15
    Grades 4 & 5  11:20
    Grades 6 & 7  11:30
    Extended care will NOT be available on last day of school 

FREE MONEY

  • Ordering on Amazon.com? Sign up on AmazonSmile first! The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price on eligible products to the school. On your first visit to AmazonSmile https://smile.amazon.com/ch/04-2106654 you need to select Saint Joseph’s Church & School Fairhaven. After your initial purchase the school information will be remembered every time you shop!
  • Box Tops: Please keep sending in your Box Tops… see the collection form start your families’ Box Top drive!

May 15, 2018

WELCOME TO TAKE HOME TUESDAY

MAY 15, 2018

This week’s notifications include:

Early Childhood 2018 Summer Program Flyer

 REMINDERS

  • Thank you! The faculty and staff would like to thank all the families who showed their appreciation by bringing in a flower and supplies during school faculty and staff appreciation week.
  • Re-Registration fee is Now Due:  Online payment is still unavailable at this time.  We request that families who have re-enrolled to please fill out the  2018-2019 Financial Obligation Form  and send it in with the registration fee.  Let us know if you are unable to print and we will make a copy for you.  Thank you all for your patience as we continue to transition our registration process from paper to online.
  • Walkathon: Sponsor pledges of $150 per family is due. If you have not yet sent in your pledge money, please do so by Friday, May 18th to qualify for the summer non-uniform week
             Summer Non-Uniform Week, which includes shorts (appropriate length) and flip flops.
              Grade 8                will be    May 24 – 31
              Kindergarten    will be    June 8 – 14
              Grades 1 – 7        will be June 14 – 20th
  • Yearbook – Please place your order to make sure a copy  of the yearbook is reserved for you. The cost is $35. Preview some of our yearbook pages on our Facebook page facebook.com/100springfairhaven/.
  • Bishop Stang Summer 2018 Bishop Stang, a Catholic, college preparatory, high school in Dartmouth, MA, invites families to learn about their Summer Program offerings (includes grades 3 – 9).  Visit bishostang.org and click “Summer 2018” under Athletics.  The programs come in all forms: academic, athletic and performing arts.  Join them for great learning experiences and for a whole lot of fun throughout the summer!

SAVE THE DATE

  • Bake Sale: Mrs. Cronan’s preschool will be having their bake sale on Wednesday, May 16th during all lunches. Students may purchase 1 item for $1.
  • Celebrating the Arts Night will be held on Thursday, May 17th at 6:00. During this evening you will have the opportunity to listen to musical ensembles as you stroll around the gym enjoying student visual artwork.  The string ensemble will begin the evening at 6:00 followed by the vocal ensemble, better known as Saint Joseph School Glee Club.
  • May Birthday Non-Uniform Day is on Friday, May 18th for all students whose birthday is in May.
  • Scholastic Book Fair continues this week until Friday May 18th 9:00 -1:00  Buy One Get One Free. This is a great time to purchase books for the summer….  Click Book Fair eWallet to see how the new feature, eWallet that lets you give your child money to spend electronically.  Sales tax must be added during the Buy One Get One Fair.
  • N.B.C.S. Track Meet will be held on Sunday, May 20th at 12:30 pm at Cushman Park in Fairhaven. Please come and support the students from Saint Joseph School Running Club.
  • National Junior Honor Society Induction will be held Thursday, May 24th at 6:00 pm.
  • June, July & August Birthday Non-Uniform Day will be on Friday, May 25th for all students whose birthday are in June, July and August.
  • NO SCHOOL: Monday, May 28th, Memorial Day.
  • First Friday Mass will be held on Friday, June 1st at 9:00. All are invited to attend. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY (no shorts).
  • National Junior Honor Society: Student members of our National Junior Honor Society are collecting various items for charities.  The collection boxes are located at the front foyer of the school and will remain there until June 1, 2018. Thank you for your anticipated support.
  • Bake Sale: Miss Day’s prekindergarten will be having their bake sale on Wednesday, June 6th during all lunches. Students may purchase 1 item for $1.
  • Field Day for Grades 6 & 7 will be on Monday, June 4th (Rain date June 11) from 9:00 to 11:00.
  • Field Day for PS – Grade 5 will be on Tuesday, June 5th (Rain date June 12).
    Parents are welcome to come play with us.
         9:00 – 11:00        Pre-S, Pre-K and Kindergarten
        12:30 – 2:15          Grades 1 – 5
  • Graduation Pictures for Grade 8 & Kindergarten will be on Thursday, June 7th.
  • 8th Grade Graduation will be on Friday, June 8th at 4:30 pm.
  • Kindergarten Graduation will be on Friday, June 15th at 9:30.
  • Pre-Kindergarten Graduation will be on Friday, June 15th at 1:00.
  • Last Day of school for preschool – kindergarten will be on Friday, June 15.
  • Early Childhood Summer Camp begins Monday, June 18. 
  • Award Ceremony will be on Wednesday, June 20th at 9:00.
  • LAST DAY OF SCHOOL for grades 1 – 7 is Wednesday, June 20th.
      DISMISSAL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
    Grades 1-3     11:15
    Grades 4 & 5  11:20
    Grades 6 & 7  11:30
    Extended care will NOT be available on last day of school            

MAY 8, 2018

WELCOME TO TAKE HOME TUESDAY

MAY 8, 2018

This week’s notifications include:

Fun with Food Sign Up Flyer

Glee Club Flyer

 REMINDERS

  • May the 4th be With You: Thank you!, Thank you!, Thank you! We would like to thank everyone who was on the planning committee, volunteered, donated items, and/or attended the May the 4th be With You Fundraiser. It was a great evening and fun was had by all. We could not have done it without you.
  • Re-Registration fee now due:  Online payment is still unavailable at this time.  We request that families who have re-enrolled to please fill out the  2018-2019 Financial Obligation Form  and send it in with the registration fee.  Let us know if you are unable to print and we will make a copy for you.  Thank you all for your patience as we continue to transition our registration process from paper to online.
  • Yearbook – Please place your order to make sure a copy  of the yearbook is reserved for you. The cost is $35. Preview some of our yearbook pages on our Facebook page facebook.com/100springfairhaven/

SAVE THE DATE

  • Lifetouch Spring Pictures: Please send in PAYMENT for your portrait purchase or RETURN your unwanted portraits by Thursday, May 10th. A rep from Lifetouch will be here to pick them up.
  • Ascension Thursday Mass will be held on Thursday, May 10th at 9:00. All families are welcome to attend Mass. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY (no shorts.)
  • Uniform Orders: Donnelly’s School Apparel will be here on Thursday, May 10th from 1:00-2:00 for uniform measurements.  Order on this day and receive 20% off. Click Donnelly’s 2018 Uniform Flyer for more information.
  • Walkathon will be held on Friday, May 11th.  If you have not returned your child’s permission slip, please do so a.s.a.p.  Please keep in mind this is a mandatory fundraiser.  Pledges are due on Tuesday, May 14th
  • Scholastic Book Fair will be held Monday, May 14th to Friday May 18th 9:00 -1:00 Buy One Get One Free. This is a great time to purchase books for the summer….  Click Book Fair eWallet to see how the new feature, eWallet that lets you give your child money to spend electronically
  • Progress Reports will be sent home on Tuesday, May 15th  for K-8.
  • Celebrating the Arts Night will be held on Thursday, May 17th at 6:00. During this evening you will have the opportunity to listen to musical ensembles as you stroll around the gym enjoying student visual artwork.  The string ensemble will begin the evening at 6:00 followed by the vocal ensemble, better known as Saint Joseph School Glee Club.
  • Bake Sale: Mrs. Cronan’s preschool will be having their bake sale on Wednesday, May 16th during all lunches. Students may purchase 1 item for $1.
  • May Birthday Non-Uniform Day is on Friday, May 19th for all students whose birthday is in May.
  • Blessing of the Bikes Due to the inclement weather on Sunday, May 6th, Blessing of the Bikes has been rescheduled to Sunday, May 20th.  Please click Blessing of the Bikes Flyer for more information.
  • N.B.C.S. Track Meet will be held on Sunday, May 20th at 12:30 pm at Cushman Park in Fairhaven. Please come and support the students from Saint Joseph School Running Club.

 

May 1, 2018

WELCOME TO TAKE HOME TUESDAY

May 1, 2018

 REMINDERS

  • Registration fee now due:  Online payment is still unavailable at this time.  We request that families who have re-enrolled to please fill out the  2018-2019 Financial Obligation Form  and send it in with the registration fee.  Let us know if you are unable to print and we will make a copy for you.  Thank you all for your patience as we continue to transition our registration process from paper to online.
  • Yearbook – Please place your order to make sure a copy  of the yearbook is reserved for you. The cost is $35. Preview some of our yearbook pages on our Facebook page facebook.com/100springfairhaven/
  • GNBCS Professional ½ DayFriday, May 4th.
    DISMISSAL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
    Preschool          11:00                         Grades 1-3         11:15
    PreK                     11:05                         Grades 4 & 5     11:20
    Kindergarten   11:10                          Grades 6-8       11:30
    WE WILL BE PROVIDING EXTENDED CARE
    FOR A SPECIAL RATE FROM 11:30 TO 2:30.
      Regular fee will apply after 2:30.
    Please click  extended care form for early release on May 4th flyer.

SAVE THE DATE

  • First Friday Mass will be held on Friday, May 4th at 9:00. All families are welcome to attend Mass. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY (no shorts.)
  • May the 4th be With You will be on Friday, May 4th at the Cotali-Mar Restaurant 1178 Acushnet Ave. in New Bedford.  We will have valet parking, so please take advantage of it!
  • Blessing of the Bikes will be held on Sunday, May 6th (Rain date May 20th.) Please click Blessing of the Bikes Flyer for more information.
  • Ascension Thursday Mass will be held on Thursday, May 10th at 9:00. All families are welcome to attend Mass. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY (no shorts.)
  • Uniform Orders: Donnelly’s School Apparel will be here on Thursday, May 10th from 1:00-2:00 for uniform measurements.  Order on this day and receive 20% off. Click Donnelly’s 2018 Uniform Flyer for more information.
  • Walkathon will be held on Friday, May 11th (Rain date May 18th.)  If you have not returned your child’s permission slip, please do so a.s.a.p.  Please keep in mind this is a mandatory fundraiser.  Pledges are due on Tuesday, May 14th
  • Scholastic Book Fair will be held Monday, May 14th to Friday May 18th 9:00 -1:00 Buy One Get One Free. This is a great time to purchase books for the summer….  Click Book Fair eWallet to see how the new feature, eWallet that lets you give your child money to spend electronically
  • Progress Reports will be sent home on Tuesday, May 15th  for K-8.
  • Celebrating the Arts Night will be held on Thursday, May 17th at 6:00. During this evening you will have the opportunity to listen to musical ensembles as you stroll around the gym enjoying student visual artwork.  The string ensemble will begin the evening at 6:00 followed by the vocal ensemble, better known as Saint Joseph School Glee Club.
  • Bake Sale: Mrs. Cronan’s preschool will be having their bake sale on Wednesday, May 17th during all lunches. Students may purchase 1 item for $1.
  • May Birthday Non-Uniform Day is on Friday, May 19th for all students whose birthday is in May.
  • N.B.C.S. Track Meet will be held on Sunday, May 20th at 12:30 pm at Cushman Park in Fairhaven. Please come and support the students from Saint Joseph School Running Club.

 

APRIL 24, 2018

WELCOME TO TAKE HOME TUESDAY

APRIL 24, 2018

REMINDERS

  • IMPORTANT – Registration for 2018-2019 
    Re-enroll online NOW
    ! Open enrollment has begun.  We have been receiving many calls from new families.  In order to keep class sizes down, please let us know if your child will be returning next year by signing on to the Parent Portal and clicking on re-enrollment under the admissions tab.  Once logged on this process should only take 5 minutes. Call or come by the main office if you need assistance. To access the parent portal and register online click  on 2018-2019 re-enrollment
  • Registration fee now due:  Online payment is still unavailable at this time.  We request that families who have re-enrolled to please fill out the  2018-2019 Financial Obligation Form  and send it in with the registration fee. Thank you all for your patience as we continue to transition our registration process from paper to online.
  • Skate Night Non-Uniform Day for students who attended skate night on Monday, April 23rd.
    • For Grades 3, 4, 5 will be on Wednesday, April 25th due to field trip on 4/26
    • For rest of the school will be on Thursday, April 26th
  • Yearbook – Please place your orders by Monday, April 30th to make sure a copy is reserved for you. The cost is $35. Preview some of our yearbook pages on our Facebook page facebook.com/100springfairhaven/
  • Dance & Acro Program Mrs. Lopes (Spanish Teacher) is excited to bring dance back to St. Joseph School.  For more information click Dance and Acro Program 
  • Raffle Basket Donations Thank you, everyone who donated to our Raffle Baskets. If you have not yet had the opportunity to donate but would still like to, we can still use a few more items. The Summer Fun Basket could still use summer toys, Frisbees, pail & shovel, beach towels, ice cream parlor gift certificate, pool toys, hula hoops, jump rope, bubbles, sunglasses, gift card to mini golf or other activity, yard toys, sandbox molds, summer snacks (freeze pops, juice boxes in lemonade) etc.
  • Tuition raffle…Don’t forget to send in your tickets and money to be entered to win $1,000 off tuition!
  • GNBCS Professional ½ Day: Friday, May 4th.
    DISMISSAL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
    Preschool          11:00                         Grades 1-3         11:15
    PreK                     11:05                         Grades 4 & 5     11:20
    Kindergarten    11:10                          Grades 6-8       11:30     
    WE WILL BE PROVIDING EXTENDED CARE
    FOR A SPECIAL RATE FROM 11:30 TO 2:30.
      Regular fee will apply after 2:30.
    Please click  extended care form for early release on May 4th flyer.

SAVE THE DATE

  • First Friday Mass will be held on Friday, May 4th at 9:00. All families are welcome to attend Mass. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY (no shorts.)
  • May the 4th be With You will be on Friday, May 4th at the Cotali-Mar Restaurant in New Bedford. This is the biggest and most important fundraiser of our school year. Still want to attend? Call the school to find out availability of last minute tickets.
  • Blessing of the Bikes will be held on Sunday, May 6th (Rain date May 20th.) Please click Blessing of the Bikes Flyer for more information.
  • Walkathon will be held on Friday, May 11th (Rain date May 18th.)  If you have not returned your child’s permission slip, please do so no later than Friday, April 27th.  Please keep in mind this is a mandatory fundraiser.  Pledges are due on Tuesday, May 14th
  • Ascension Thursday Mass will be held on Thursday, May 10th at 9:00. All families are welcome to attend Mass. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY (no shorts.)
  • Celebrating the Arts Night will be held on Thursday, May 17th at 6:00. During this evening you will have the opportunity to listen to musical ensembles as you stroll around the gym enjoying student visual artwork.  The string ensemble will begin the evening at 6:00 followed by the vocal ensemble, better known as Saint Joseph School Glee Club.
  • Scholastic Book Fair will be held Monday, May 14th to Friday May 18th 9:00 -1:00 Buy One Get One Free.  This is a great time to purchase books for the summer…
  • N.B.C.S. Track Meet will be held on Sunday, May 20th at 12:30 pm at Cushman Park in Fairhaven. Please come and support the students from Saint Joseph School Running Club.

 

April 10, 2018

WELCOME TO TAKE HOME TUESDAY

April 10, 2018

This week’s notifications include:

SPRING GALA – MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU – FLYERS/FORMS

REMINDERS

  • IMPORTANT – Registration for 2018-2019 
    Re-enroll online NOW
    ! Open enrollment has begun.  We have been receiving many calls from new families.  In order to keep class sizes down, please let us know if your child will be returning next year by signing on to the Parent Portal and clicking on re-enrollment under the admissions tab.  Once logged on this process should only take 5 minutes. Call or come by the main office if you need assistance. To access the parent portal and register online click  on 2018-2019 re-enrollment
  • Registration fee now due:  Online payment is still unavailable at this time.  We request that families who have re-enrolled to please fill out the  2018-2019 Financial Obligation Form  and send it in with the registration fee. Thank you all for your patience as we continue to transition our registration process from paper to online.
  • Last Week to Get tickets! Our Spring Bash celebrates our 110th Anniversary… “May the 4th Be With You” is on May 4th at Cotali Mar from 6-11pm.  Plan on attending! Tickets on sale until April 13th only!   Purchase a table for your child to receive one week of dress down at the end of the year!  See order form for tickets.
  • Raffle Basket Donations for the Spring Gala are requested from each grade. (1st grade has already donated to their “Back to School” basket). For more information on the theme of your child’s class please click on this flyer  for items to donate.

SAVE THE DATE

  • Poetry Night will be on Thursday, April 12th at 6:00 p.m. Listen to original poems recited by grade 4 – 8 students as well as a class poem. Doors open at 5:45. All students who are presenting will meet at their assigned class table in the back of the gym.
  • Spring School Pictures:  Individual Spring Pictures will be taken on Friday, April 13th. This is a Non-uniform Day and all students will take a picture.  Parents need not send in payment on picture day, they will be able to review pictures before choosing to purchase them.
  • NO SCHOOL April 16-20th Spring Vacation – Classes will resume on Monday, April 23rd.
  • Bake Sale: Grade 2 will be having their bake sale on Wednesday, April 25th during all lunches. Students may purchase 1 item for $1.
  • April Birthday Non-Uniform Day will be on Friday, April 27th for all students whose birthday is in April.
  • Blessing of the Bikes will be held on Sunday, May 6th (Rain date May 20th.) Please click Blessing of the Bikes Flyer for more information.
  • N.B.C.S. Track Meet will be held on Sunday, May 20th at 12:30 pm at Cushman Park in Fairhaven. Please come and support the students from Saint Joseph School Running Club.

 

April 4, 2018

March 27, 2018

WELCOME TO TAKE HOME TUESDAY
MARCH 27, 2018

This week’s notifications include:

SPRING GALA – MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU – FLYERS/Forms

CLUB SIGN UP SHEETS for

REMINDERS

  • IMPORTANT – Registration for 2018-2019 
    Re-enroll online NOW
    ! Open enrollment has begun.  We have been receiving many calls from new families.  In order to keep class sizes down, please let us know if your child will be returning next year by signing on to the Parent Portal and clicking on re-enrollment under the admissions tab.  Once logged on this process should only take 5 minutes. Call or come by the main office if you need assistance. To access the parent portal and register online click  on 2018-2019 re-enrollment   
  • Registration fee now due:  Online payment is still unavailable at this time.  We request that families who have re-enrolled to please fill out the  2018-2019 Financial Obligation Form  and send it in with the registration fee. Thank you all for your patience as we continue to transition our registration process from paper to online.
  • Raffle Basket Donations for the Spring Gala are requested from each grade. (1st grade has already donated to their “Back to School” basket). For more information on the theme of your child’s class please click on this flyer  for items to donate.
  • PTO Meeting tonight Tuesday, March 27, 2018.  Hope to see you there.
  • Early Release (1/2) Day:  on Thursday, March 29th. Holy Thursday
    DISMISSAL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
    Preschool – 11:00
    Prekindergarten 11:05
    Kindergarten 11:10
    Grades 1 – 3 11:15
    Grades 4 & 5 11:25
    Middle School 11:30
  • WE WILL BE PROVIDING EXTENDED CARE FOR A SPECIAL RATE FROM 11:30 TO 2:30.
     Regular fee will apply after 2:30If interested, click Extended Care for Early Release March 29th Form .
  • NO SCHOOL on Good Friday, March 30th.
  • NO SCHOOL on Monday, April 2nd, Greater New Bedford Catholic Schools Professional Day
  • PTO Chuck E. Cheese Fundraiser:  On April 2, 2018 the PTO has arranged for students to have some fun while raising some funds.  Chuck E. Cheese donates up to 20% of the sales generated from this event to St. Joseph School. Friends and family members just have to mention St. Joseph School when they purchase food, merchandise and tokens at the register.  Click here for flyer with location, details and deals..
  • IOWA Testing will be held Tuesday, April 3rd through Friday, April 13th for grades 2-7.  Please see the Iowa Testing Letter from Mrs. Piazza.
  • Spring Gala planning meeting is Wednesday, April 4th at 6pm in the gym. If you are unable to attend but wish to help please contact Mrs. Travers via email at  ttravers@sjsf.dfrcs.org . Volunteers are needed.  Please see Volunteer Sign-Up and Volunteer Meeting Reminder flyers.
  • First Friday Mass will be held on Friday, April 6th at 9:00. All are invited to attend. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY
  • National Junior Honor Society: Student members of our National Junior Honor Society are collecting various items for charities.  The collection boxes are located at the front foyer of the school and will remain there until June 1, 2018. Thank you for your anticipated support.
  • FACEBOOK: Don’t forget to follow and like us!  www.facebook.com/100springfairhaven/.

SAVE THE DATE

  • Poetry Night will be on Thursday, April 12th at 6:00 p.m. Listen to original poems recited by grade 4 – 8 students as well as a class poem. Doors open at 5:45. All students who are presenting will meet at their assigned class table in the back of the gym.
  • Spring School Pictures:  Individual Spring Pictures will be taken on Friday, April 13th.  This is a Non-uniform Day and all students will take a picture.  Parents need not send in payment on picture day, they will be able to review pictures before choosing to purchase them.
  • Our Spring Bash celebrates our 110th Anniversary… “May the 4th Be With You” is on May 4th plan on attending! Tickets available NOW! Click Ticket Order Form for tickets.
  • Summer Program: It is a go! St. Joseph School will definitely have a summer program for students who are 3-5 years old.  Please fill out the Summer Program 2018 Sign-Up Form with the days and times you need this program to run so that we can finalize our staffing.

FREE MONEY

  • 3x your impact! Last Week. Amazon is tripling the donation rate on your first smile.amazon.com purchase – through March 31st! Go to smile.amazon.com/ch/04-2106654 and Amazon donates to Saint Joseph’s Church & School.  See flyer.
    Fundraising – Amazon Smile Flyer
  • Stop & Shop A+ Program: Please remember to re-register for the A+ Program that Stop & Shop is offering. All you have to do is log on to www.stopandshop.com/aplus to register online or call 1-877-275-2758 to register your card. Saint Joseph School ID# 06183. If you have any questions or you would like us to register your card please contact Tracy Travers at 508-996-1983.
  • Big Hearted Books Program: Please remember to donate your used books. Just drop off used books in the Big Hearted Books container in the Staff Parking Lot and the school will benefit.
  • Box Tops: Please keep sending in your Box Tops… see the collection form start your families’ Box Top

March 20, 2018

Welcome to Take Home Tuesday
March 20, 2018

This week’s notifications include:

Club sign up sheets

Club – Running Club Sign-Up Form
Club – Lego Club Information Letter
Club – Lego Club Session 5 Sign-up form

reminders

  • IMPORTANT – Registration for 2018-2019  Re-enroll online NOW!
    Open enrollment has begun.  We have been receiving many calls from new families.  In order to keep class sizes down please let us know if your child will be returning next year by signing on to the Parent Portal and clicking on re-enrollment under the admissions tab.  This process will only take 5 minutes. Call or come by the main office if you need assistance. Please use this URL to access HeadMaster. https://secure.headmasteronline.com/hmolweb/login.aspx?sitenumber=158600  
  • Report Cards will be sent home today March 20, 2018 for grades K-8.
  • Spring Gala planning meeting Wednesday, March 21st at 6pm in the gym and/or contact Mrs. Travers at ttravers@sjsf.dfrcs.org Volunteers are needed.  Please see flyer.
    Spring Gala Volunteer Sign-UP  

    Spring Gala – May 4th – Advancement Letter
  • Skate Night Non-Uniform Day will be Thursday, March 22nd for students who attended skate night on Monday, March 19th.
  • “Music in Our Schools” Spring Concert for Grades 1-5 will be held Thursday, March 22nd at 6pm.  Please see letter from the music teacher for requested attire.
    MUSIC PROGRAM NOTE spring 2018 click here.
  • Mixed Bag Designs Fundraiser has been extended! Online will continue, but paper orders must be in by Friday, March 23rd. 
  • March Birthday Non-Uniform Day will be on Friday, March 23rd for all students whose birthday is in March.
  • PTO Meeting rescheduled for Tuesday March 27, 2018.  Hope to see you there.
  • Early Release (1/2) Day:  on Thursday, March 29th. Holy Thursday
    DISMISSAL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:
    Preschool 11:00
    Prekindergarten 11:05
    Kindergarten
    11:10
    Grades 1 – 3 11:15
    Grades 4 & 5
    11:20
    Middle School 11:30

  WE WILL BE PROVIDING EXTENDED CARE FOR A SPECIAL RATE FROM 11:30 TO 2:30.
                 Regular fee will apply after 2:30.  Please see flyer.
extended care early release flyer for 3-29 (1)

  • Saint Joseph Parish will be having the Stations of the Cross Service, at the church, each Friday of Lent.  Please join our parishioners on these Lenten Fridays at 6pm in prayer and silent reflection on Christ’s journey to the cross.
  • NO SCHOOL on Good Friday, March 30th.
  • NO SCHOOL on Monday, April 2nd, GNBCS Professional Day
  • PTO Chuck E. Cheese Fundraiser:  On April 2, 2018 the PTO has arranged for students to have some fun while raising some funds.  Chuck E. Cheese donates up to 20% of the sales generated from this event to St. Joseph School. Friends and family members just have to mention St. Joseph School when they purchase food, merchandise and tokens at the register.  Click here for flyer with location, details and deals..
  • IOWA Testing will be held Tuesday, April 3rd through Friday, April 13th for grades 2-7.  Please see the Iowa Testing Letter from Mrs. Piazza.  Iowa Testing Letter
  • First Friday Mass will be held on Friday, April 6th at 9:00. All are invited to attend. DRESS UNIFORM MANDATORY
  • Spring School Pictures time is fast approaching! Friday, April 13th is the scheduled day. Please see the flyer and look for more information and an order form in the next few weeks.
  • National Junior Honor Society: Student members of our National Junior Honor Society are collecting various items for charities.  The collection boxes are located at the front foyer of the school and will remain there until June 1, 2018. Thank you for your anticipated support.
  • FACEBOOK: Don’t forget to follow and like us!  www.facebook.com/100springfairhaven/.

save the date

  • Our Spring Bash celebrates our 110th Anniversary… “May the 4th Be With You” is on May 4th plan on attending! Tickets available NOW! See order form for tickets.
     Spring Gala – May the 4th Be With You Ticket Order Form
  • Summer Program: Due to a good number of parents interested in the program, St. Joseph School has decided that we will definitely have the summer program for students who are 3-5 years old.  Please fill out the attached form so that we can arrange our staffing.
    summer program 2018 Sign up Flyer

free money

  • 3x your impact! Amazon is tripling the donation rate on your first smile.amazon.com purchase – through March 31st! Go to smile.amazon.com/ch/04-2106654 and Amazon donates to Saint Joseph’s Church & School.  See flyer.
    Fundraising – Amazon Smile Flyer
  • Stop & Shop A+ Program: Please remember to re-register for the A+ Program that Stop & Shop is offering. All you have to do is log on to www.stopandshop.com/aplus to register online or call 1-877-275-2758 to register your card. Saint Joseph School ID# 06183. If you have any questions or you would like us to register your card please contact Tracy Travers at 508-996-1983.
  • Big Hearted Books Program: Please remember to donate your used books. Just drop off used books in the Big Hearted Books container in the Staff Parking Lot and the school will benefit.
  • Box Tops: Please keep sending in your Box Tops… see the collection form start your families’ Box Top drive!

March 16, 2018

Welcome to take home Tuesday
March 13, 2018

This week’s notifications include:

Fun with Food Sign Up Flyer

reminders

  • IMPORTANT – Registration for 2018-2019  Re-enroll online NOW!
    Open enrollment has begun.  We have been receiving many calls from new families.  In order to keep class sizes down please let us know if your child will be returning next year by signing on to the Parent Portal and clicking here to re-enroll under the admissions tab.  This process will only take 5 minutes. Call or come by the main office if you need assistance.
  • Open House for new families will be held on Thursday, March 15th 6-7pm.
  • St. Patrick’s Day Charity Non-Uniform Day for students who bring in $2 will be on Friday, March 16th  Students must wear green. Charity:  Children’s Miracle Network
  • Mixed Bag Designs order sheets are DUE NOW! Wednesday, March 14th.  Please send in.
  • Spring Gala planning meeting: Wednesday, March 21st at 6pm in the gym and/or contact Mrs. Travers at ttravers@sjsf.dfrcs.org Volunteers are needed.  Spring Gala Volunteer Sign-UP click here
  • PTO Night at Brick Pizza Fairhaven from 4:00-9:00 p.m.:  Grab a bite to eat before or after skate night.  A portion of your purchase goes directly to St. Joseph PTO.
  • Skate Night on Monday, March 19th from 6-8pm  at Carousel Skating Center. Parent must be present during entire skate session.  
  • Skate Night Non-Uniform Day will be on Thursday, March 22nd.
  • “Music in Our Schools” Spring Concert for Grades 1-5 will be held Thursday, March 22nd at 6pm.  Please see letter from music teacher for requested attire. MUSIC PROGRAM NOTE spring 2018 click here.
  • March Birthday Non-Uniform Day will be on Friday, March 23rd for all students whose birthday is in March.
  • Easter Experience for grades Kindergarten to grade 5.  To assist us in this school time experience please send 1 bag of individually wrapped candy to your child’s teacher.  This bag will be shared among his/her classmates.
  • Early Release Day:  on Holy Thursday, March 29th.
    DISMISSAL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:  11:00 Preschool
                                                                           11:05 Prekindergarten
                                                                           11:10 Kindergarten
    11:15 
    Grades 1-3
                                                                           11:25 Grades 4 & 5
                                                                           11:30 Middle School
    WE WILL BE PROVIDING EXTENDED CARE FOR A SPECIAL RATE FROM 11:30 TO 2:30 To register click here  Regular fee will apply after 2:30.  Please fill out the flyer so we can plan the afternoon.
  • Saint Joseph Parish will be having the Stations of the Cross Service, at the church, each Friday of Lent.  Please join our parishioners on these Lenten Fridays at 6pm in prayer and silent reflection on Christ’s journey to the cross.
  • NO SCHOOL on Good Friday, March 30th

save the date

  • “May the 4th Be With You” our largest spring fundraiser is on May 4th.
    Tickets available NOW! To order click here. See order form for tickets.
  • Summer Program: Due to a good number of parents interested in the program, St. Joseph School has decided that we will definitely have the summer program for students who are 3-5 years old.  Please fill out registration form by clicking here so that we can arrange our staffing

free money

  • 3x your impact! Amazon is tripling the donation rate on your first smile.amazon.com purchase – through March 31st!
    Go to
    smile.amazon.com/ch/04-2106654 and Amazon donates to Saint Joseph’s Church & School. 
  • Stop & Shop A+ Program: Please remember to re-register for the A+ Program that Stop & Shop is offering. All you have to do is log on to www.stopandshop.com/aplus to register online or call 1-877-275-2758 to register your card. Saint Joseph School ID# 06183. If you have any questions or you would like us to register your card please contact Tracy Travers at 508-996-1983.
  • Box Tops: Please keep sending in your Box Tops… see the collection form start your families’ Box Top drive!