SACRED HEART
CATHOLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
10482 Lemoyne Boulevard Telephone: 228-392-4180
D’Iberville, MS 39540 Fax: 228-392-4859
Website: www.sacredheartelementary.org
NEWSLETTER
March 12, 2018
CRAWFISH BOIL FUNDRAISER
The Pre-K4 Class is hosting a Crawfish Boil
Fundraiser on Saturday, March 17, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the school cafeteria and on the bazaar
grounds. The cost is $15 per plate and includes crawfish, potato, corn and a drink. Other food
items will be available for purchase. There will be activities for the children, a cornhole
tournament and live entertainment by the band “Interchanges”. Please join us for a fun family
evening.
ST. PATRICK T-SHIRT DAY St. Patrick’s Day is Saturday, March 17. In celebration,
students may wear their favorite St. Patrick t-shirt, a green t-shirt or a school t-shirt with
uniform pants, shorts or skort on Friday, March 16.
CORRECTION: P.T.O. MEETING AND ICE CREAM SOCIAL– The March P.T.O.
Meeting and Ice Cream Social will be held on Wednesday, March 21 from 6 to 7 p.m. We
invite all families to join us.
PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES The end of the third quarter is March 13.
Parent/Teacher conferences will be held March 19-23. The teachers will contact the parents to
schedule the conferences. If you child’s teacher does not contact you, please call the office.
STATIONS OF THE CROSS The students will be attending Stations of the Cross each
Friday during Lent at 2:15 p.m. in the church. Parents and grandparents are invited to attend.
No student may be checked out after 2:15 p.m. The office will be closed between 2:15 p.m.
and 3:00 p.m.
“WERE YOU THERE” LIVING STATIONS OF THE CROSSThe 3
rd,
4
th
, 5
th
and 6
th
Grade students will present “Were You There” Living Stations of the Cross on Thursday,
March 29
th
at 1:45 p.m. in the cafeteria. Parents, grandparents and friends are invited to
attend.
EASTER HOLIDAYS AND SPRING BREAK There will be no school Good Friday,
March 30. Spring Break will be April 2-6. Students will return to school on Monday, April 9.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL FOOD COLLECTION – One of the 4
th
, 5
th
and 6
th
Grade
Religion Classes’ service projects for the Lenten Season is to help replenish St. Vincent de
Paul’s food pantry. During this season of preparing ourselves for Jesus’ great sacrifice of love
for us, we should be thinking about others. We are asking each child to bring in non-
perishable food items to help with this project. Thank you and God bless!
MARCH TUITION March tuition payments were due March 1. Tuition payments are due
by the 1
st
day of each month. If tuition is not paid by the 10
th
of the month, a $20 late fee will
be charged.
March 13
End of Third Quarter
March 14
Children’s Mass 8:30 a.m.
March 16
Stations of the Cross
2:15 p.m.
March 17
Crawfish Boil Fundraiser
5 to 8 p.m.
March 18
First Communion Meeting
for Parents of 2
nd
Grade
Students 9:30 a.m.
March 19-23
Parent/Teacher
Conferences
March 20
Sacrament of First
Reconciliation for
2
nd
Grade Students
6:00 p.m.
March 21
Children’s Mass 8:30 a.m.
Honor Roll Certificates
March 21
P.T.O. Meeting and
Ice Cream Social
6 to 7 p.m.
March 23
Stations of the Cross
2:15 p.m.
March 27
Spring Pictures
March 28
Children’s Mass 8:30 a.m.
March 29
Living Stations of the
Cross 1:45 p.m. in the
cafeteria
March 30
Good Friday – No School
April Calendar
April 2-6
Spring Break – No School
April 9
Return to School
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LEPOMA/LANDRY ST. JOSEPH ALTAR Everyone is invited to view the St. Joseph Altar
at the home of Lee and Jackie Landry, 11318 Magnolia Street, D’Iberville. The altar may be
viewed on March 17 and 18 from 9 a.m. to 5p.m. and March 19 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a meal
at noon. For more information or directions call 228-396-3177.
HONOR ROLL CERTIFICATES – Honor Roll Certificates for the third quarter will be
presented to 1
st
through 6
th
Grade Students after Mass on Wednesday, March 21.
SPRING PICTURES MARCH 27 Spring pictures will be taken Tuesday, March 27,
beginning at 8:15 a.m. The students may wear nice dress or casual clothes. Clothing should be
appropriate for the school setting. Straps must be at least 3 inches wide. Please refer to page 33
of the Student Handbook for appropriate free dress clothing.
OPERATION RICE BOWL Each year Catholic Relief Services sponsors the program
“Operation Rice Bowl”. During lent, families are asked to eat one small meal each week and to
put the money saved into their rice bowls.
SCHOOL LUNCHES The cost of lunch is $3.75 per day. We ask that you pay weekly or
monthly for lunches. The cost of milk is 50 cents if a hot lunch is not purchased. We ask that
you send 50 cents each day for milk or pay weekly or monthly for milk. Fast food is not allowed
in the cafeteria, and children must bring their lunches to school with them in the morning.
Students who do not have a lunch with them when lunch counts are taken will have a lunch
ordered for them. If a lunch is brought to a student after lunch count is taken, the student will be
charged for the lunch that was ordered. Any guest eating a hot lunch must purchase a lunch ticket
in the office. The cost of a guest lunch is $3.75.
WORLD’S FINEST CHOCOLATE CANDY BARS We have on hand several boxes of
World’s Finest Chocolate Candy Bars. They will make great Easter Basket stuffers. If you wish
to purchase some of the candy bars, please come by the office.
SACRED HEART CHURCH T-SHIRTS AVAILABLE Sacred Heart Church T-Shirts are
available in school office for the cost of $10 each. Available sizes are youth small (3-5 years)
and youth large (5-7 years). Colors are light pink and light blue. The t-shirts may be worn to
school on Fridays. A few adult sizes are available for $20 each.