FCA Update 12/11/14

Phone Calls to Frassati

When you call Frassati (651-429-7771), you will reach a recording. Please be sure to choose option 2 to speak to or leave a message for school staff. (If you choose option 1 you will reach the SMOL parish office.) Thank you!

Santa Shop

Several people have asked whether Santa Shop will be held this year. (This event was done at SMOL School in the past.) This event will not be held this year.

Spirit Wear

Spirit Wear orders arrived today and have been distributed to students.

Lunch and Literature – (Book Club for 1st – 5th graders)

Students in grades 1-5 will receive information about Lunch and Literature today. If your child would like to participate, please return the registration form by Friday, December 19. Sessions will begin in January and run through March.

January Lunch Orders – Due 12/19/14

January lunch orders will be due Friday, December 19. An electronic copy of the menu is attached. A hard copy of the menu and calendar will be sent home (2 sided document) today or tomorrow. Follow this link to access the online order form: http://tinyurl.com/FCA-January2015. Please fill one form out for each child that will be taking hot lunch. This is a great time to replenish your lunch account. Contact the office if you’d like to know your current balance.

Remember to:

1. Enter your child’s name (last, first).

2. Choose your child’s grade.

3. Select the lunches you wish to purchase by clicking on “Yes or No”. The cold alternative is only available on Mondays. To order this alternative select “Cold Alt”.

4. Please record, before you click submit, what days your child will be taking hot lunch.

If your child would like to order seconds for any meal you will need to complete a second form for that child. Check the “yes” button for the meals for which you would like to order seconds. Check “no” for all other meals.

December 11-18 Events

Thursday 12/11: Grades 5/6 Learn to Ski Day field trip returns at 4 p.m.

Friday 12/12: Spirit Wear Day

Saturday 12/13: Preschool Christmas Concert @ 10 a.m. in the gym

Sunday 12/14: 8th grade students bagging groceries at Cub Foods from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. (note corrected time!)

Tuesday 12/16: Big Bad Musical rehearsals begin in Kohler Hall (2:15 – 4 p.m.) Rehearsals will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Thursday 12/18: K-8 Christmas Concert

· K-2 report to the gym by 5:50 p.m.

· Band students report to the gym by 6:45 p.m.

· 3-8 (non-band) students report to classrooms by 6:45 p.m.

· Please dress as if going to Mass – no denim, t-shirts or shirts with messages. Thank you!

Ski Club

Ski Club registration forms and fees are due Friday, December 12. A mandatory meeting for parents of Ski Club members will be held on Sunday, December 14 from 6-7 p.m. in Kohler Hall. Contact Coralie Kroll ([email protected]) with questions about Ski Club.

Swim Team

We need to determine the interest level for the Saints of the Lake Swim Team. Swim team is open to students in grades K-8 and the estimated cost at this time is $110 – $150/swimmer. The season will begin in January and run through the CAA state meet on March 22. Practices will take place on Sundays from approximately 12:30 – 2 p.m. If your child would be interested in joining the team, or if you would be interested in being a parent volunteer, please contact the office by December 19. Registration materials will be sent later if there is enough interest to form a team.