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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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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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Parent Update April 20

Wednesday, April 25th- April Birthday Dress Down Day 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 Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Monday June 11th- Kindergarten End of Year Picnic (Tentative)  Tuesday, June 12th- Kindergarten Graduation at 10am in the churc
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April 12th Parent Update

IMPORTANT DATES: March 24th- SPRING BREAK begins! Monday, April 9th-School resumes and 8th Grade Pizza Day Wednesday, April 25th- April Birthday Dress Down Day Monday, April 30th- Wedding of Q and U Wednesday, May 2nd- 1:45 Dismissal Day Friday, May 4th- May Crowing Mass Monday, May 7th- 8th Grade Pizza Day Monday, May 28th-  No School Memorial Day Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Monday June 11th- Kin
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March 22 Parent Update

Important Dates March 24th- SPRING BREAK begins! Monday, April 9th-School resumes and 8th Grade Pizza Day Wednesday, April 25th- April Birthday Dress Down Day Monday, April 30th- Wedding of Q and U Wednesday, May 2nd- 1:45 Dismissal Day Friday, May 4th- May Crowing Mass Monday, May 7th- 8th Grade Pizza Day Monday, May 28th-  No School Memorial Day Friday, June 1st- Field Day (details to follow) Monday June 11th- Kind
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March 15 Parent Update

CALENDAR DATES: Thursday, March 15th…..Noon dismissal and parent/teacher conferences and MAROON AND GOLD DRESS DOWN DAY to support the Loyola Ramblers (see Newsblast for details) Friday, March 16th…..Noon dismissal and parent/teacher conferences and GREEN DRESS DOWN DOWN in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day Wednesday, March 21st…….Recycle Presentation for kindergarten and March birthday dress down day March 24th
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Parent Update March 9

IMPORTANT DATES March 9th…….Kohl’s Story Bus visits SFX   Sunday, March 11th…..DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME BEGINS!!!! Thursday, March 15th…..Noon dismissal and parent/teacher conferences Friday, March 16th…..Noon dismissal and parent/teacher conferences Wednesday, March 21st…….Recycle Presentation for kindergarten and March birthday dress down day March 24th – April 8th……SPRING BREAK! Monday, April 9th…..school resumes Dea
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March 1 Parent Update

Important Dates: Friday, March 2nd……Dr. Seuss’ Birthday – see details below Sunday, March 4th……Kick off of ScreenBreak Week, sponsored by the Alliance for Early Childhood (See flyer below and booklet in your child’s Thursday folder) Friday, March 9th…….Kohl’s Story Bus visits SFX  (details to follow) Sunday, March 11th…..DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME BEGINS!!!! Thursday, March 15th…..Noon dismissal and pare
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February 23rd Parent Update

Important Dates Wednesday, February 29th……Birthday Dress Down Day Friday, March 2nd……Dr. Seuss’ Birthday – see details below Friday, March 9th…….Kohl’s Story Bus visits SFX  (details to follow) Sunday, March 11th…..DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME BEGINS!!!! Thursday, March 15th…..Noon dismissal and parent/teacher conferences Friday, March 16th…..Noon dismissal and parent/teacher conferences Dear Parents, In honor of Pres
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Author Visits Last Week and Looking Forward to Our Next Author

What a wonderful week we had last week when we were fortunate to host two author visits. On Monday, author Tammi Sauer engaged and enthralled our K-2 students with her incredible storytelling. Children fell in love with her and her endearing new book character, Wordy Birdy. On Friday, bestselling children’s author Andrew Clements concluded our week by speaking with our 3rd-5th grade students. He delighted us as
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¡Hola! Spanish Weekly Update

¡Hola! K Donde esta? Where is? We walked around the classroom finding the location of different objects and people! Also, we worked on an art project Donde esta el perrito? We hid the little dog under the bed! 1 Me gusta y no me gusta/I like and I don’t like Students enjoyed learning about how to express themselves when liking or disliking different food items.   2-3 Bueno y  malo/ Good and bad We covered
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February 15 Parent Update

FOR YOUR CALENDAR: Monday, February 19th…….No School, Presidents’ Day Tuesday, February 20th…..CLASSROOM LEPRECHAUNS ARRIVE  (PLEASE READ DETAILS BELOW) Wednesday, February 29th……Birthday Dress Down Day Friday, March 2nd……Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Friday, March 9th…….Kohl’s Story Bus visits SFX  (details to follow) Sunday, March 11th…..DAYLIGHT S
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Monday’s Upcoming Author Visit with Tammi Sauer

Thanks to our friends at the Book Stall in Winnetka, picture book author Tammi Sauer will be coming to SFX the afternoon of Monday, February 12. Last week, I read Ms. Sauer’s newest book, Wordy Birdy, to our Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade students. They adored the zany book. Many asked how they could get a copy. I handed out order forms and told the students the forms needed to be back no later than Friday, Fe
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¡Hola! Spanish Weekly Update

¡Hola! Señorita Rocha IS ON TWITTER! Please follow me @srita_rocha. I will be posting videos and pictures every day! This past week we covered Semana de la Escuelas Catolicas. K-1-2 Students learned Spanish vocabulary while working on a coloring projecto: Dios/God, Faith/fe, My school/Mi escuela. Also, students drew themselves and then labeled their body parts and the colors they were wearing for the day! Home enrich
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February 2 Parent Update

Tuesday, February 6th- 100th day of school! See details below! Wednesday, February 7th- Box top dress down day, 1:45 dismissal Monday, February 19th- Presidents’ Day, NO SCHOOL Dear Parents, Next Tuesday, February 6th, we will celebrate the 100th day of school!  This is an out of uniform day for kindergartners only.  Students are invited to dress up as though they were 100 years old!  So, get creative!  Wigs, and oth
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Six Flags Great America Read to Succeed Reading Program ends 2/5/18

Just a reminder Monday, February 5 is the last day for children to submit their reading logs for the Six Flags Read to Succeed Reading Program. This program is open to children in grades K-6. Any child who independently reads or is read to for 6 hours and completes the reading log will earn one free admission to Great America. Replacement reading logs are available if a child lost their original log. Logs can be turn
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