Friday News March 17, 2023

Dear St. Andrew Parents,

 

I hope you had a great week! Short week and short Friday News! 

 

Below is the tentative calendar for next year for your planning purposes

 23-24 Draft School Calendar

 

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day and hope to see you at the Saint Joseph Feast! Enjoy the three day weekend!

 

School Information 

 

Repeat School Information

  • March Lunch Menus
  • All yearbooks MUST be purchased online. Orders will not be accepted after Friday, March 31, 2023. 8th Grade students will be receiving one yearbook free of charge; no order necessary.
  • One of our families has been hosting a family of four who had to leave their home when the war broke out in the Ukraine. They are now moving to an apartment in the area and are in need of some household items. Here is a sign up Genius link if you are able to help with any of the items in need.
  • Saint Andrew Stations of the Cross Information
    • In addition to the traditionally scheduled Parish Stations of the Cross every Friday at 7pm, we will be offering Stations of the Cross for families at 5pm on Fridays, March 10 and March 31. 
  • Saint Andrew Mother-Son Event
    • Save the date for a Mother-Son night of fun at the St.Andrew School Mother-Son event at the Trenton Thunder baseball game! Tickets must be purchased by 05/19. If you have any questions, please contact Caitlin Mason or Amanda Conley.
    • Flyer to purchase tickets
  • Newtown Chocolatier Donations
    • Newtown Chocolatier is giving back to St. Andrews 30% of their sales whenever a chocolate Cross is purchased between February 18th – April 7th. Just stop by the store and let them know that you are from St. Andrews and purchase a chocolate Cross. These make great gifts for Easter.  🙂
    • Click here to visit their website.
  • DISCOUNT HERSHEY PARK TICKETS AVAILABE FOR PURCHASE
    • Please place in a marked envelope: Hershey Park Ticket Sales
    • Attention: Judy Weaver
    • Checks should be made payable to: Saint Andrew School
    • ALL ORDERS MUST BE RECEIVED BY 3:00 PM on Friday, March 31, 2023.
  • EITC Tax Giving Information – Foundation for Catholic Education

Week Ahead:

  • Monday, 3/20
    • Into the Woods Kisses for the Cast & Crew sold at all lunch periods 
  • Tuesday, 3/21
    • Orchestra
    • Into the Woods Kisses for the Cast & Crew sold at all lunch periods 
  • Wednesday, 3/22
    • First National Bank Open
    • Into the Woods Kisses for the Cast & Crew sold at all lunch periods 
    • 8th Grade Presents Into the Woods for Students
  • Thursday, 3/23
    • Into the Woods Kisses for the Cast & Crew sold at all lunch periods 
    • 8th Grade Presents Into the Woods for Students
    • 8th Grade Presents Into the Woods for Parents and Guests at 7PM
      • Due to split casts and limited space, all attendees must have a ticket from an 8th grade family in order to attend.
  • Friday, 3/24
    • Into the Woods Kisses for the Cast & Crew sold at all lunch periods 
    • 8th Grade Presents Into the Woods for Students
    • 8th Grade Presents Into the Woods for Parents and Guests at 7PM
      • Due to split casts and limited space, all attendees must have a ticket from an 8th grade family in order to attend.
  • Saturday, 3/25
    • 8th Grade Presents Into the Woods for Parents and Guests at 2PM & 7PM
      • Due to split casts and limited space, all attendees must have a ticket from an 8th grade family in order to attend.

Parish Events

  • Saint Andrew Stations of the Cross Information
    • In addition to the traditionally scheduled Parish Stations of the Cross every Friday at 7pm, we will be offering Stations of the Cross for families at 5pm on Fridays, March 10 and March 31. 

 

Community Events

*These are not Saint Andrew School Events and do not follow our clearance policy but generally are shared by parishioners or members of our community and may be something you are interested in for your children and/or family. 

 

High School Info

  • Thursday, April 27th from 6pm – 8pm
  • Archbishop Wood
    • “Let’s Get to Know Wood” Information Sessions  
      • Tuesday, March 21        11:00am – 12:00 pm
      • Thursday, April 27         11:00am – 12:00 pm
      • Please join us for this informative program and learn about the admission process, financial aid application, scholarship opportunities, academic programs and much more!  Meet with the administration and students, tour live classes and experience our campus up close.  Parents and Students are welcome.  Please RSVP to mnolan@archwood.org   
    • Financial Aid/ Scholarship Information Night  
      • (Class of 2027 and 2028) 
      • Thursday,  April 13           6:30pm
      • The information night is to help families understand the process of need based financial aid and the many scholarship opportunities we offer.  We will review the application process, how awards are determined and answer questions regarding all facets for the aid process. 
    •  Open House 
      • Sunday, April 16  10:30 am – 12:30 pm 
      • Visit and experience Archbishop Wood, meet our teachers, administration, students and more.  The program will include classroom presentations, demonstrations, and student guided tours.  Our coaches and club moderators will be on hand to discuss the details of their prospective sport or club.  RSVP form