Goodluck to our girls basketball teams, grades 3-6 who begin their seasons this weekend! Thank you to the St. Mary Irish Boosters for the sponsorship of the Girls Basketball League. All parents in grades K-6 should have received an email this week with your scheduled concession or gate shift to work. Please be kind & do your part to participate in this volunteer opportunity!
Get that last minute shopping done to support SMS!!!
The annual Earnings for Learning program at Grand Central Mall runs thru September 13th. Any purchases made at the Mall or surrounding businesses (Toys R Us, Old Navy, Olive Garden, HHGregg etc) are eligible for points for St. Mary Catholic School. Bring your receipts to the Guest Services desk at the GCM between the dates of July 27-Sept. 13 for points towards our school. Monday & Tuesday are double points days. Let's help St. Mary's earn the top Private School award of $5,000!
Thank you from the Home & School Board for supporting the Mum Sale. This year was the most successful Mum sale that we have had! Home & School will have their first meeting of the School year, Thursday, Sept. 11th at 3:45 in the Parish Center.
Fun & exciting things are happening with the St. Mary School Parish Festival this year! New this year will be Adult activities starting with a Super Bingo Sat., Oct.11th at 4PM. Several door prizes will be offered. There will be live entertainment "The BASH" beginning at 8:30 PM in the school old gym. Beer/soda & additional snacks will be sold throughout the weekend. The festival will continue on Sunday with the traditional CWC chicken dinner from 1Pm - 6PM. Childrens games, bounce house, Country Store, Silent Auction & the favorite Live Auction will all take place on Sunday, Oct. 12th.
Congratulations to Mrs. Sylvia~A Gem of the Valley Nominee
Congratulations to our Montessori Teacher, Mrs. Sylvia Rajakaruna who was nominated & featured in the weekend edition of The Marietta Times as a recipient of the Gem of the Valley Award. Mrs. Sylvia has taught the Montessori approach of guided freedom through learning preschool program for 40 years & we are excited & happy for her dedication & deserving nomination!
Congratulations Mrs. Sewell, March WTAP Jan Dills Golden Apple Award Winner
Long time St. Mary 4th grade teacher Paula Sewell was presented with the WTAP Golden Apple Award at an all school assembly on Tuesday. Representatives from WTAP, Jan Dills Attorneys at Law, and Baker & Baker Jewelers presented Mrs. Sewell with a golden apple bracelet, plaque, and gift certificate. The award is given to a teacher in the Mid-Ohio Valley from online nominations.
Click on the picture to the left to view the WTAP broadcast. Picture courtesy of WTAP.com