The school year is coming to a close and we are still busy working on various kindergarten concepts. Please continue working on those sight words, reading and math skills.
Grandparents Day: Friday May 5th is Grandparents Day. Grandparents are welcome to come join us for Mass, Crowning of Mary and breakfast.
8th Grade Carnival
The 8th grade carnival is Friday, May 19th, from 10-12. There is Free Dress. There will be many game booths and activities set up for all the students. Food will also be available for purchase. Please send in $5-10 to purchase tickets and/or food. Dismissal is at 12:30.
Kindergarten Memories DVD
We are making a Kindergarten Memories DVD. These are available for purchase. An order form will be sent out later this week. Please return the form and money by 5/18.
Kindergarten Field Day
Wednesday, May 24th is our field day and class party. Volunteers are needed to organize and set up games, etc. The children may bring a toy to share and a beach towel to sit on. This is also a free dress day for Kindergarteners. Lunch will be provided on this day.
Kindergarten Closing Prayer Service
You are invited to the Kindergarten Closing Prayer Service and Distribution of Certificates on Thursday, May 25th. It will begin following morning prayer in the auditorium. The children are to wear their Mass day uniform. Please ensure that a parent or representative is there for your child on this special day. This is Kindergarten’s last day of school. Dismissal is immediately following (approximately 9:30).
LAST DAY OF HOT LUNCH IS WEDNESDAY 5/18. All remaining lunch and milk tickets will be sent home for next year.
Important Dates To Remember:
5/4 Writing Awards Ceremony Field Trip
5/5 Grandparents Day/ Mass/May Crowning/Early Dismissal
5/12 Talent Show
5/17 Chaffee Zoo Field Trip
5/18 Last Hot Lunch Day
5/19 8th Grade Carnival and Early Dismissal
5/23 Classroom Clean Up Day
5/24 Kindergarten Field Day (free dress, with sneakers, bring a beach towel)
5/25 Kindergarten Closing Ceremony/ Last day of Kindergarten.
Children are to wear their Mass day uniform. Dismissal immediately following Closing Prayer Service.
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!