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Thursday Update - April 18, 2019


Please note the following important dates:


• Sunday, April 21 - EASTER SUNDAY - HE IS RISEN!


• Tuesday, April 23 - School Reopens (8:40 am - 2:50 pm)

• Tuesday, April 23 - Kindergarten Easter Assembly - 9:00 am

• Thursday, April 25 - SPRING CONCERT - 1:30 PM AND 7:00 PM SHOWS

• Saturday, April 27 - Grade 2 Theme Mass 5:30 pm

• Sunday, April 28 - Pancake Breakfast after the 8:30 am and 10:30 am Masses

• Monday, April 29 - Grade 6 Fundraising Pizza Lunch (for those who ordered)

• Tuesday, April 30 - Parent Evening for parents in Grades 4, 5, 6 and 7 - 7:00 pm

• Friday, May 3 - Walkathon SCHOOL ENDS AT 12:15 PM


Spring Concert - The Beatles!

Get ready to listen to some familiar tunes!  Next Thursday, April 25, 2019  your children will be performing songs from the Beatles songbook.  Shows will be at 1:30 pm and 7:00 pm.  Please note that doors will open for our afternoon show at 1:15 pm and for the evening show at 6:30 pm.  Students should be at the school for the evening show at 6:30 pm (when doors open).  Admission:  a non-perishable item for our St. Matthew's  St. Vincent de Paul Society. 


Mite Boxes

Students were given Mite Boxes at the beginning of Lent to collect money that would then be donated to the seminarians studying for formation in our archdiocese.  We ask that students bring their Mite boxes to their classroom teacher the week of April 23, 2019.  Thank you for your support!


Walkathon 2019

Students:  over the Easter long weekend be sure to ask your friends and relatives for pledges for our Walkathon and return your form on THURSDAY!   Click here to access the pledge form electronically.  Thank you.  

UPDATE:  WEEK TWO WINNERS OF A POPCORN AND MOVIE AFTERNOON (awarded to the class that brought in the most number of pledges):



Please be reminded that school ends at 12:15 pm on our Walkathon Day (May 3)!


Parent Evening - April 30, 2019

Parents of students in Grades 4, 5, 6 and 7 are asked to attend a parenting evening focused on helping your children navigate changes as they mature and grow.   The parenting evening:  CISVA Sexuality and Your Child Evening will be held on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 7:00 pm. 


Pancake Breakfast

After a bit of a break, the school will be hosting our next event on Sunday April 28, 2019.  Mark your calendars, and come out to support our efforts in raising funds for our library needs.  A complete breakfast is available after both morning Masses for just $5/person or $20/family of 5.  Thank you!


Happy Easter!

On behalf of the staff of St. Matthew's Elementary we would like to wish all St. Matthew's families a wonderful Easter!  May His peace fill you with joy!  See you on Tuesday.