Bring 10 filled Easter Eggs:
We will have an egg hunt on Tuesday April 11th. Please bring in 10 filled plastic Easter eggs. The Student Council will be hiding eggs for our Egg Hunt.
Relay for Life:
Relay for Life is April 29th. Every year the school collects donations for Relay for Life. Your child can bring in dimes to put into our dime bottle. Also, purple shoelaces, socks, hats and hair ribbons will be sold to help raise money. Proceeds will go to Relay for Life! Help support the fight against cancer.
Mini Relay/Bark for Life:
Thursday 4/13 from 10:45-12:15 will be the Mini-Relay and Bark for Life event. See the flyer in the family envelope for further information. Appropriate purple free dress may be worn for $1.00. Proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society.
OLM will close on Holy Thursday, April 13th at 12:30. There will be no afternoon extended care services. School will reopen Monday, April 24th.
Chaffee Zoo Field Trip:
We are going to the zoo on May 17th. Permission slips will be sent home when we return from Easter Break. Chaperones/drivers will be needed. Remember all chaperones/drivers need to have completed safe environment training, cleared fingerprints, and turned in the appropriate forms to chaperone/drive. This is a kindergarten field trip therefore siblings are not allowed to go on the class field trip. Chaperones will be selected on a first come first serve basis.
Dates to Remember:
4/12 Eye Testing
4/13 Holy Thursday Early Dismissal 12:30
4/14 No school
4/17-21 Easter Vacation
4/26 State of the School Address 6:30
4/29 First Holy Communion 9am St Patrick's Church
4/29 Relay for Life
5/5 Grandparent's Day
5/6 St. Patrick's Dinner-Derby--Benefitting OLM playground renovation
5/12 Talent Show
Author: Mrs. Gargano
Hello. I am the Kindergarten teacher at OLM. I have been teaching for over 24 years and have been with Our Lady of Mercy school for about 12 years. While I have taught and enjoyed teaching many different grades, Kindergarten is my heart!