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Weekly Kindergarten Update 1/7-1/11

Upcoming Dates: Tuesday, 1/15: Miss Lavelle’s class leads mass Monday, 1/21: NO SCHOOL – MLK Jr. Observance Day Tuesday, 1/22: Mrs. Zeman’s class leads mass Sunday, 1/27: Catholic Schools Week Mass and Open House Thursday, 1/31: 100th Day of School Celebration! A Week in Review: We spent a considerable amount of time this week reviewing procedures and expectations in hopes of providing our students
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Christmas Wishes to you…….

Dear Parents, The kindergarten team would very much like to thank you all for the many blessings you have bestowed upon us this school year.  We are so very grateful for the honor and privilege of knowing and teaching your children.  It has been such a pleasure getting to know each child and his/her family.  Thank you for your trust and support as we make this kindergarten journey together and for all of the kindness
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12/10-12/14 Weekly Update

Upcoming Dates: 12/17: Early Childhood Christmas Concert and Nativity Play (10AM) 12/20: Follow the Star (1:45 dismissal – begins Christmas Break) 1/7: School resumes for the New Year A Week in Review: Reading Workshop: We are just wrapping up our Super Reader reading unit! We have seen our students put into practice so many new reading strategies to help them become more independent and and confident readers. We are
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SFX Alumna to Kickoff RED Campaign

We are happy to share that our RED campaign for the 2018-2019 school year will feature the theme “We are Changemakers.” The Respect Each Difference (RED) campaign, now in its 4th year, serves to help our students understand that our differences are to be celebrated and not judged. On Tuesday, December 18th, Erin Marie Nolan-Tella (pen name Erma Note and SFX’94) returns to Wilmette from her home in M
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December 6th Parent Update

For your calendar: 12/13 and 12/14: Christmas Shoppe in Xavier Room during school (No hot lunch) 12/13: 2nd through 8th Grade Christmas Concert 12/17: Early Childhood Christmas Concert and Nativity Play (10AM) 12/20: Follow the Star (1:45 dismissal – begins Christmas Break) NOTE:  PLEASE CONTINUE TO REVIEW YOUR CHILD’S PART FOR OUR CHRISTMAS PROGRAM AT HOME!!!  WE APPRECIATE ANY AND ALL ASSISTANCE WITH THIS! De
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11/27-11/30 Weekly Update

Upcoming Dates: 12/3: Feast of St. Francis Xavier Mass (special Monday mass) 12/13 and 12/14: Christmas Shoppe in Xavier Room during school (No hot lunch) 12/13: 2nd through 8th Grade Christmas Concert 12/17: Early Childhood Christmas Concert and Nativity Play 12/20: Follow the Star (1:45 dismissal – begins Christmas Break) A Week in Review: Reading Workshop: “Persistence Power” is the new super pow
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November 15th Parent Update

For your calendar: MONDAY, NOV. 19TH…..Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  TUESDAY, NOV. 2OTH…. Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  NOVEMBER 21-25……No school – Thanksgiving Break  WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28th…..Birthday Dress Down Day  SATURDAY, DEC. 1st……..Breakfast with Santa  WEDNESDAY, DEC. 5th……Box Top Dress Down Day  MONDAY, DEC. 17th…..EARLY CHILDHOOD CHRISTMAS PROGRAM AND NATIVITY PLAY AT 10:00
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Weekly Update 11/5-11/9

Upcoming Dates: TUESDAY, NOV. 13TH…….Blue Ribbon Celebratory Mass WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14TH……Picture re-take day MONDAY, NOV. 19TH…..Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  TUESDAY, NOV. 2OTH…. Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  NOVEMBER 21-25……No school – Thanksgiving Break  WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28th…..Birthday Dress Down Day  SATURDAY, DEC. 1st……..Breakfast with Santa  WEDNESD
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November 1 Parent Update

MONDAY, NOV. 5TH…..8th grade Pizza Day WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7TH……Box Top dress down day  WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14TH……Picture re-take day MONDAY, NOV. 19TH…..Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  TUESDAY, NOV. 2OTH…. Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  NOVEMBER 21-25……No school- Thanksgiving Break  WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28th…..Birthday Dress Down Day  SATURDAY, DEC. 1st……..Breakfast with Santa  WEDNESDA
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10/22-10/26 Weekly Update

Upcoming Dates: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31ST…….Halloween Parade/Party MONDAY, NOV. 5TH…..8th grade Pizza Day WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7TH……Box Top dress down day  WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14TH……Picture re-take day MONDAY, NOV. 19TH…..Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  TUESDAY, NOV. 2OTH…. Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  NOVEMBER 21-25……No school- Thanksgiving Bre
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October 18th Parent Update

For your calendar: FRIDAY, OCT. 19TH……..No School  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31ST…….Halloween Parade/Party MONDAY, NOV. 5TH…..8th grade Pizza Day WEDNESDAY, NOV. 7TH……Box Top dress down day  WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14TH……Picture re-take day MONDAY, NOV. 19TH…..Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  TUESDAY, NOV. 2OTH…. Noon dismissal for Parent/Teacher conferences  NOVEMBER 21-25…
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Laurie Keller Author Visit

We are very excited to have the opportunity to host award-winning author/illustrator Laurie Keller here at SFX on Thursday, Nov. 8. Her visit is made possible by our partnership with the Book Stall of Winnetka. Ms. Keller will be here promoting her hilarious new picture book, Potato Pants. She will be speaking with our Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade classes sharing how she generates the ideas for her books and
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Kindergarten Weekly Update 10/9-10/12

Upcoming Dates: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 17TH…..October Birthday Dress Down Day THURSDAY, OCT. 18TH……Field Trip to Kroll’s Fall Harvest Farm  FRIDAY, OCT. 19TH……..No School  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31ST…….Halloween Parade/Party  A Week in Review: Reading Workshop: Today we will celebrate the end of Unit 1 of our Reading Workshop! Our students will receive a “key to the reading world,” to represent
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October 5th Parent Update

Upcoming Dates: MONDAY, OCT. 1ST………8TH Grade Pizza Day  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 3RD………Box Top Dress Down Day   FRIDAY, OCT. 5TH…….Picture Day MONDAY, OCT. 8TH…….No School – Columbus Day WEDNESDAY, OCT. 17TH…..October Birthday Dress Down Day THURSDAY, OCT. 18TH……Field Trip to Kroll’s Fall Harvest Farm  FRIDAY, OCT. 19TH……..No school  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31ST…….HALLOWEEN PARADE/PARTY Please send your child
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Kindergarten Parent Update – September 24th

Dates For Your Calendar: MONDAY, OCT. 1ST………8TH Grade Pizza Day  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 3RD………Box Top Dress Down Day   FRIDAY, OCT. 5TH…….Picture Day MONDAY, OCT. 8TH…….No School – Columbus Day WEDNESDAY, OCT. 17TH…..October Birthday Dress Down Day THURSDAY, OCT. 18TH……Field Trip to Kroll’s Fall Harvest Farm A Week in Review:  Social/Emotional Workshop – This week we discussed the meaning of respect. Toget
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Parent Update September 20th

DATES FOR YOUR CALENDAR: MONDAY, OCT. 1ST………8TH GRADE PIZZA DAY  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 3RD………BOX TOP DRESS DOWN DAY  FRIDAY, OCT. 5TH…….SCHOOL PICTURE DAY!!!!! MONDAY, OCT. 8TH…….NO SCHOOL, COLUMBUS DAY WEDNESDAY, OCT. 17TH…..OCT. BIRTHDAY DRESS DOWN DAY THURSDAY, OCT. 18TH……KINDERGARTEN FIELD TRIP TO KROLL’S FALL HARVEST FARM (details below) Dear Parents,  We had an amazing
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September 6th Parent Update

  DATES FOR YOUR CALENDAR:  MONDAY, SEPT. 10TH………8TH GRADE PIZZA DAY  TUESDAY, SEPT. 18TH………OPEN HOUSE NIGHT  WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 19TH……..AUG/SEPT. BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION  MONDAY, OCT. 1ST………8TH GRADE PIZZA DAY  WEDNESDAY, OCT. 3RD………BOX TOP DRESS DOWN DAY Dear Parents,  We have so many exciting things to share with you!   The childre
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Your Class Blog Subscription

Thank you for subscribing to your child’s classroom blog for the 2018-2019 school year. Your subscription is now active and blog posts will automatically push to your email’s inbox the morning after any new posts are logged. You may also check blogs anytime on our website here. Please add office@sfx-school.org (blogs and Newsblast) and sfxschool@mail.vresp.com (SFX School News) to your contacts so that th
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June 7 Parent Update

Important Dates: Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Picnic at Gillson Park Tuesday, June 12th- Kindergarten Graduation at 10am in the church  PLEASE NOTE:  DO NOT ORDER HOT LUNCH FOR YOUR CHILD ON THE DAY OF OUR PICNIC (JUNE 11th) OR KINDERGARTEN GRADUATION DAY (JUNE 12th) Dear Parents, We still have two major events coming up:  our picnic at MAPLE PARK (see our email regarding the new location)  and graduati
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Parent Update June 1st

Important Dates Tuesday, June 5th, 10 am- Combined Kindergarten Mass at 10:00am in the church.  This is a farewell mass for our 8th grade buddies! Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Picnic at Gillson Park Tuesday, June 12th- Kindergarten Graduation at 10am in the church  PLEASE NOTE:  DO NOT ORDER HOT LUNCH FOR YOUR CHILD ON THE DAY OF OUR PICNIC (JUNE 11th) OR KINDERGARTEN GRADUATION DAY (JUNE 12th) Dear Par
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May 25 Parent Update

FOR YOUR CALENDAR: Monday, May 28th-  No School Memorial Day  Wednesday, May 30th-  LEMONADE STAND!!!  (SEE DETAILS BELOW) Thursday, May 31st- Field Trip to Botanic Gardens Butterfly Tent Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Tuesday, June 5th, 10 am- Combined Kindergarten Mass at 10:00 am in the church.  This is a farewell mass for our 8th grade buddies! Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Picnic at
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Parent Update May 17th

FOR YOUR CALENDAR: Wednesday, May 23rd- May, June & July Birthday Celebration Day  Monday, May 28th-  No School Memorial Day Thursday, May 31st- Field Trip to Botanic Gardens Butterfly Tent Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Tuesday, June 5th, 10 am- Combined Kindergarten Mass at 10:00 am in the church.  This is a farewell mass for our 8th grade buddies! Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Pic
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May 10 Parent Update

FOR YOUR CALENDAR: Monday, May 7th- 8th Grade Pizza Day Monday, May 28th-  No School Memorial Day NEW:  MAY 31st- FIELD TRIP TO BOTANIC GARDENS BUTTERFLY TENT! Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Tuesday, June 5th, 10 am- Combined Kindergarten Mass at 10:00 am in the church.  This is a farewell mass for our 8th grade buddies! Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Picnic at Gillson Park Tuesday, June
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May 4th Parent Update

FOR YOUR CALENDAR:   Monday, May 7th- 8th Grade Pizza Day Monday, May 28th-  No School Memorial Day NEW:  MAY 31st- FIELD TRIP TO BOTANIC GARDENS BUTTERFLY TENT! Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Picnic at Gillson Park Tuesday, June 12th- Kindergarten Graduation at 10am in the church  Dear Parents, On Monday kindergarten celebrated the wedding of the lette
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April 26th Parent Update

FOR YOUR CALENDAR: Monday, April 30th- Wedding of Q and U Wednesday, May 2nd- 1:45 Dismissal Day Friday, May 4th- May Crowning Mass Monday, May 7th- 8th Grade Pizza Day Monday, May 28th-  No School Memorial Day NEW:  MAY 31st- FIELD TRIP TO BOTANIC GARDENS BUTTERFLY TENT! Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Picnic at Gillson Park Tuesday, June 12th- Kindergarten
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