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Friday Update - May 4, 2018


First Communion Mass

Please keep the Grade 2 students of our school and the PREP program  in your prayers as they receive the Sacrament of First Holy Communion this Sunday, May 4 at 2:00 pm.  All St. Matthew's students and their families are welcome to join us at this most holy event!


Walkathon 2018

Thank you to all who participated in today's Walkathon - it was great to see so many volunteers helping out in a variety of ways: walking, first aid, handing out snacks and cheering the students on!  Way to go!

As we now wrap up the Walkathon please be reminded of the following: 

All families/students should hand in their pledge forms and include all monies raised no later than Wednesday, May 9, 2018, in order to be eligible for Walkathon prizes.  Classes that have all forms handed in by this date will earn extra recess.

And don't forget our other great prizes:

• The class that brings in the most number of pledges will win a class party

• Families that bring in the most pledges will win a chance to have lunch         with Father Tran and Father Nixon

• First Prize (for the most pledge dollars raised):  a Chromebook!

• Second Prize (for the most number of pledges):  A Sphero!

• Third Prize (for the second most number of pledges):  a Gift Card pack!


Spring Flower Fundraiser

All orders from the recent fundraiser can be picked up after school in the Fireside Room on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  Many thanks to all who brought in orders and contributed to raising funds for the school's outdoor play equipment.


School Mass - May 11, 2018

All are welcome to join us in our next school Mass on Friday, May 11.  It will begin at 9:00 am and will be lead by our Grade Five and Kindergarten classes.  See you then!


Summer Uniform

A reminder that the summer walking shorts for boys (purchased through Neat Uniform) is permitted to be worn starting, Tuesday, May 15 until the end of the school year.  Thank you!


Neat Uniforms - Fit Day

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Please take note that representatives from our uniform supplier, Neat Uniforms, will be here on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Parents/Guardians will have the opportunity to buy new sweaters, skirts, tunics, gym uniforms, etc.  They will be set up in Jubilee Hall.