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Preschool Pick Up Procedures

Dear Early Childhood Families, We are thrilled to kick off extended day programming for our littlest Crusaders today, September 3rd. Should you have any questions regarding your Lunch Bunch/Enrichment selections this morning, please email office@sfx-school.org and we will be happy to confirm your enrollment. Please review the overview below for pick up of all Preschool students: MORNING PICK UP 11am dismissal for Jr.
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Welcome to 3 Year Old Preschool!

Thank you for subscribing to Ms. Vanderbosch’s Three Year Old Preschool blog! Subscription feeds for the 2019-2020 school year were set Friday evening, August 23rd. If you subscribed to blogs prior to that time your selections may have changed. To confirm your 2019-2020 selections now that new feeds have been established, please submit a new subscription form here and check every box (for both Newsblast and ALL
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School’s Out For The Summer!

“A child can  teach an adult three things: *To be happy for no reason *To always be busy with something and *How to demand with all his/her might that which they desire” I have truly learned that this year.  Thank you to the families and especially the students who contributed to this being another outstanding year at St. Francis Xavier! I wish everyone a safe and relaxing summer.  I hope to see you all i
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4Q Lunch Bunch & Enrichment Registration

The school office is now accepting changes to our 3 Yr Old and Jr Kindergarten students’ Lunch Bunch and Enrichment registrations for the 4th quarter. If you are satisfied with your current enrollment in Lunch Bunch and/or Enrichment programming, then no action is needed at this time and your child will continue with his or her current preschool selections through the end of the school year. If you wish to drop
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JANUARY 17, 2019

IMPORTANT DATES: January 21st-No School, MLK Day February 1st–3s will help lead the all school mass with their 7th grade buddies. February 4th-No School, Professional Development February 18th-No School, President’s Day Please check the SFX web site for all the fun camp offerings this summer. Luke has snack the week of 1/21 Elise has Museum of Me All the students will celebrate Catholic Schools Week begin
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Q3 Lunch Bunch & Enrichment Registration

The school office is now accepting changes to our 3 Yr Old and Jr Kindergarten students’ Lunch Bunch and Enrichment registrations for the 3rd quarter. If you are satisfied with your current enrollment in Lunch Bunch and/or Enrichment programming, then no action is needed at this time and your child will continue with his or her current preschool selections through the end of the 3rd quarter. If you wish to drop
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January 8, 2019

Dear Parents, Happy New Year!  Miss Butterworth and Mrs. Gazda are looking for volunteers to help wash the rest time blankets from Enrichment.  Every Friday, volunteers will pick up 2 loads of blankets to wash over the weekend and return to school on Monday morning.  Please see the link for further directions and to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0949a4ad22a2fe3-enrichment. Please direct any questions to
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DECEMBER 25, 2018

Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel, which means “God is with us.” Thank you all for the care and your generous support you show myself, the students and the entire SFX community.  It is very much appreciated. MERRY CHRISTIMAS  
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DECEMBER 12, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: December 17th–Early Childhood Christmas Program, 10am in the church December 21st–Follow The Star (see the Newsblast for details) December 22nd–Begin Christmas Break January 7th–School Resumes No Snack or supplies will be needed next week The Christmas Program will begin promptly at 10am.  Our students will be on the right when facing the altar.  Please send your child to scho
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NOVEMBER 20, 2018

It’s time to set the to-do lists aside And gather with grateful hearts! I hope you find joy in your togetherness……        in your child’s giggles, backyard football games with cousins,          or any special moment of           connections with loved ones.  
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NOVEMBER 16, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: November 19-20th –11:00 am dismissal, no lunch bunch or enrichment November 21-23rd–Thanksgiving Break November 29th–Sip N Shop December 1st–Breakfast with Santa December 17th–Early Childhood Christmas Program 10:00am December 20th–Follow The Star December 21st-Christmas Break begins Luke has play dough for December THEME OF THE WEEK Thanksgiving SPOTLIGHT ON LEARN
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OCTOBER 19, 2019

IMPORTANT DATES: October 20th–HSO Fall Party (adults only) October 29th–Start of the 2nd Quarter October 31st–Halloween* We have enough snack and supplies for next week.  We will not need any additional items. *Halloween will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 31st. Students are invited to wear their costumes to class.  Please following the guidelines listed below: -costumes must be easy for the st
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OCTOBER 5, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: October 8th-No School Columbus Day October 19th-No School Professional Development October 20th-HSO Fall Party (parents only) October 29th-Start of 2nd Quarter SPOTLIGHT ON LEARNING We were greeted on Monday with Blue Ribbons around the whole school.  What an honor to be declared a National Blue Ribbon School.  This is a back to back honor. The lesson in religion this week was “Jesus Welcomes t
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SEPTEMBER 28, 2018

October 5th-Picture Day October 8th-No School Columbus Day October 19th-No School Professional Development October 20th-HSO Party (parents only) October 29th-End of 1st Quarter Tommy O has snack the week of 10/1 Wilder has play dough for October THEME OF THE WEEK Getting To Know You (continued) SPOTLIGHT ON LEARNING The students are really settling  into the school year.  We have been talking and learning about each
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SEPTEMBER 21, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: September 28th-Homecoming, Please refer to email sent for activities October 5th-Picture Day October 8th-No School, Columbus Day October 19th–No School, Professional Development October 20th–HSO Fall Party (parents only) Wilder  has snack the week of 9/24 Thank you to everyone  who stopped by during our back to school night.  I hope you enjoyed seeing the classroom and learning about our
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SEPTEMBER 7, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: September 18th, Back to School Night October 5th, Picture Day October 8th, No School, Columbus Day Tommy H has snack the week of 9/10 THEME OF THE WEEK Getting to know you SPOTLIGHT ON LEARNING We have spent the last week on getting to know each other.  This has afforded us the opportunity to start to form the bonds that will hopefully lead to some long term friendships. We are learning our morning p
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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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August 24, 2018

It was so much fun meeting all the new students and their families.  I am very excited for the upcoming year.  And eager to get to know all of you. We wanted to keep the fun going so the teachers have planned some fun activates for next week. Back to School Week!! The Preschool Teachers are excited for the first (full) two days of 3 Year Old Preschool!  Let’s “kick off” the school year with some fun and theme-filled
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Early Childhood Titles Available at the Book Fair

The SFX Spring Book Fair runs through tomorrow, June 8th at The Book Stall in Winnetka, and with limited hours also here at the SFX Library. A full 20% of your purchase benefits SFX School – be sure to tell The Book Stall that you are shopping for St. Francis Xavier to claim our library credits! We promise lots of fun, including an exciting raffle for all those who visit the store and submit an entry form (one
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JUNE 5, 2018

FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2018 WILL BE THE LAST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR THE PREK 3s.  IT WILL ALSO BE THE LAST DAY FOR LUNCH BUNCH AND ENRICHMENT.   OUR END OF THE YEAR PARTY WILL START AT 10:30am.  ALL FAMILY MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO COME AND WISH OUR YOUNG CRUSADERS LUCK AS THEY ENTER JR KINDERGARTEN.   IF YOUR CHILD WILL NOT BE STAYING FOR LUNCH BUNCH/ENRICHMENT AFTERWARDS PLEASE LET ME KNOW. THANK YOU AND SEE YOU ALL FRIDAY!
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JUNE 11, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: 6/8–End of the Year Party, 10:30 outside the Preschool Building. 6/8–Last day of school for Prek 3, Lunch Bunch and Enrichment. Below is a copy of a letter that went home on Friday.  It outlines next week’s activities the teachers have planned for our final week.  If anyone has any questions please let me know.   Have a great week!    
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MAY 24, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: May 28th, No School , Memorial Day May 8th, Last day for Prek 3s, Lunch Bunch and Enrichment May 8th, End of the Year Party, 10:30am Please check the SFX web site for all the fun camp offerings this summer. THEME OF THE WEEK Spring SPOTLIGHT ON LEARNING Our students have started making their own alphabet book. Our religion topic this week was Jesus is Our Friend.  We are learning what happens during
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MAY 11, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: May 28th, No School, Memorial Day June 8th, Last Day of School for PreK 3 and End of Year Party   Please check the SFX web site for all the fun camp offerings this summer. Maeve M has snack the week of 5/14 Thank you everyone for the lovely greetings during Teacher Appreciation Week. As a class we would like to thank our principal, Miss Barrett and vice-principal, Mrs. Larkin.  It brings to mind
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MAY 4, 2018

IMPORTANT DATES: May 28th, No School, Memorial Day June 7th, End of year party, details to follow June 7th, Last Day of School 🙁 Please check the SFX web site for all the fun camp offerings this summer. Holly  will be the letter teacher for letters Y  and Z week of 4/10 Snack and supplies will not be needed next week THEME OF THE WEEK Plants SPOTLIGHT ON LEARNING This was a great week to start learning about plants.
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