September 28, 2012

It was wonderful to see so many families at our Back to School Nights and our Welcome Back Picnic! Thanks to all who sent in refreshments for the Back to School Nights and to the dads who helped served the ice cream sundaes at the picnic.

Fall Fundraiser

The Fall Fundraiser has been a tremendous success and we are very grateful to everyone who supported this fundraiser. Proceeds will help support the wonderful PFA programs that help to make school such fun for all of the children here at St. Martin’s.

Our Volunteers

Our volunteers hold a special place in our hearts here at St. Martin’s. We¬† look forward to seeing your cheerful smiles and sharing in your endless enthusiasm throughout the year. We hope that everyone will find some way to volunteer and urge you to fill out and return the Volunteer Opportunities Form that was sent home or you can fill it out online by clicking the sign-up image below.

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Thanks to our volunteer Room Parents for the year. The Room Parent for your child’s class will be contacting you from time to time to ask for donations or help with class parties and other activities. We ask that you give them as much help as you can!

Upcoming Events

Mark your calenders for the upcoming events at St. Martin’s!

  • October 7th – Blessing of the Animals Family Service at 10am on the patio. Bring a pet or a toy animal for a blessing!
  • October 31st – Halloween at St. Martin’s! Come watch the parade at 2pm and enjoy the class parties at 2:15pm. Remember, children must wear tennis shoes with their costumes and no blood, gore, weapons or masks are allowed. Need a costume? Check out our Halloween Costume Closet and rent a costume this year! Fill out an order for “Spookygrams” which will be delivered on the 31st – each gram costs 25 cents!
  • November 4th – Our annual St. Martin’s Day celebration at 10am.

Welcome to the 2012-2013 School Year

Welcome back to our returning families and welcome to the St. Martin’s community to our new families. We were blessed to have a good summer at St. Martin’s this year and hope that you also had a wonderful summer. Our summer camp was a great success thanks to Miss Sue, Miss Karen, Mrs. Moutinho and Mrs. Dunlap.

Fall Fundraiser

The PFA‘s (Parent Faculty Association) Fall Fundraiser kicked off this week with a fun assembly for the students. Please help your children to get orders from friends, family members and work colleagues, where possible. Fundraiser packets with details on how to place orders and the prizes available were sent home with your children. Turn-in dates are September 10th, 17th and 24th. Check out more details and links for ordering online on our Fall Fundraiser page.

Back to School Events

Attend our Back to School Nights on Thursday, September 13th at 7pm for Kindergarten-5th Grades and Thursday, September 20th at 7pm for Middle School to learn more about what your children will be doing this year in their classes. Child care will be available for those who need it. Also, please plan to attend our Welcome Back Picnic on Friday, September 21st from 6-8pm. This is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and make new friends too.

Volunteer Opportunities

We love our volunteers at St. Martin’s and look forward to the enthusiasm you bring to our school. We urge everyone to fill sign up to volunteer in some way this year. The Volunteer Opportunities Form was sent home to you or you can fill it out online, if you wish!

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8th Grade Graduates

Congratulations to our graduating 8th Grade students. We are proud of all that you have accomplished and wish you all the best in High School and beyond. Please keep in touch.

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