Weekly Word – November 12, 2017

Monday, November 13 – Thanksgiving Food Drive continues.  Donations due by Friday          morning, November 17.

Wednesday, November 15 – Report cards go home. Make-up and retakes of school pictures.  Anyone wishing a retake must bring in their photo package.

Thursday, November 16 – Conferences  Dismissal at 11:00 a.m.  No After Care.

Friday, November 17 – Conferences
Dismissal at 11:00 a.m.  No After Care.


Sunday, November 12th
8:30 am to 1:30 pmAssumption School Gym
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Grandparents of Assumption School, the faculty & children invite you to attend our Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon, on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in the School Gymnasium.  To place your reservation, please call the school office by Thursday, November 7th at 973-538-0590.

Please note: Parking will be available in the parking lot behind the school on the right side.  The ONLY students attending the Luncheon are the members of the Student Council.


November 6-17
Donate food to help the Interfaith Food Pantry this Thanksgiving. The Food Pantry will distribute at least 1,600 baskets this year with your help. Please click here for more information on the food drive.


Assumption Church will be conducting an Altar Server training session for boys and girls in the fourth grade and up on Tuesday, November 14 from 4-5 p.m.  If you are in the fourth grade or older, nfl jerseys burned best sellers and would like to become an Altar Server at Assumption, please sign up by emailing Linda.macios@assumptionparish.org, or by calling the parish office at 973-539-2141.


Thank you to all those who donated to the Community Soup Kitchen Toiletries Drive.  We received a great number of donations and the soup kitchen was very appreciative! To learn more about the Community Soup Kitchen of Morristown, please click on the link.

Next Adventure Club – Kalahari Indoor Water Park

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
5th-8th grade only
Students will leave school at 1:30pm and return at 7:30pm
$85 includes entrance to park, coach bus and dinner.
You must choose pizza or chicken tenders on permission form.
Pizza will be ordered if you don’t send form in by 12/1.

Registration must be done online here: https://assumption-school.siplay.com/site/
After you complete registration an automatic email will be sent to you with the permission slip to be printed and handed into the school office. Please remember to select your dinner choice. Registration will end when we fill 2 buses. No refunds will be issued!

Any questions email kendres@assumptionnj.org

KID CHEF – amaZing eZ appetiZers & Yuletide Treats

Join us for TWO more exciting classes – amaZing eZ appetiZers and Yuletide Treats. This is a hands on instruction in the Assumption kitchen for students from grades 3rd – 8th grade. Mrs. Sopira and Mrs. Guglielmo will share their culinary skills with you. Each experience will focus on a particular food group and end in tasting the fruits of our labor!  Please see the Flyer for additional information.


Come spend Monday after-school at Assumption creating one-of-a-kind objects working in clay. Students will learn to use simple tools and traditional hand-building techniques as well as ways to impress texture into the clay. They will also strengthen their color and design skills as we glaze our pieces.

Please return this form along with your $65 check, for Peggy Davo, to the main office by Thursday, November 16th.  All supplies are included and firing will be done in my studio. A portion of your check goes to the school. Thanks!


Only 3 1/2 weeks until the gym transforms into the North Pole. Our final Workshops will take place Tuesday nights, 11/14 and 11/28 from 7-9pm, as well as Wednesday mornings, 11/15 and 11/29 from 8:15-11am in the Multipurpose Room (across from the nurse’s office). PLEASE NOTE: Santa’s Workshop will be closed 11/21 and 11/22.

If you can’t make it in person, but would like to help by wrapping from home, monster-beats-earbuds-review-lawsuit-3 please email Christine Sidhu at christine.sidhu@gmail.com. Santa’s elves will provide the wrapping paper and labels.

Additionally, each year there are raffles for the children and parents to participate in. These raffles are composed of items donated by the Assumption community. If you would like to donate a raffle item, or make a monetary donation to be used for a raffle, please drop it off at the office labeled “Christmas Store” and one of our elves will make sure it becomes part of a wonderful raffle.

Should you have questions regarding Christmas Store, please contact:
Michelle Carr (michelle.carr4@me.com)
Linda Chang (aloc.chang@gmail.com)
Christine Sidhu (christine.sidhu@gmail.com)

2017 Christmas Store Calendar 


Only 2 months until Christmas! Want some help in keeping the Christmas bill manageable? The 7th grade is excited to send home the family-friendly KidStuff Coupon Book for you to see the hundreds of valuable coupons! Half of the proceeds of all sales go to offsetting the costs of their graduation. We think the book pays for itself and hope you can support the 7th graders! Flip through the book…you will see how quickly you will save more than the $25 cost using just a few coupons. Most coupons are long-term and are valid through December 31, 2018!

KidStuff books will be coming home with your youngest child’s this week. Please take a look through and see all the wonderful stores that you can use coupons for – Toys R Us, Macy’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Crazy8, Barnes & Noble, Pottery Barn Kids – the list goes on!

If you are not participating, please immediately return the book in a bag labeled with your child’s name to the school.  This is NOT a SAMPLE BOOK for you to keep.

If you have any questions, moncler shirts shoes 2 please contact Jennifer Thackery by email: jennifer.thackery@verizon.net


Gather all those Box Tops you’ve been saving over the summer and send them in!  Simply put them in a ziploc bag and send them in with your child to deposit in the box in the school foyer.  This is an easy way to earn money for our school.

Just follow these 3 easy steps:

1) Buy products with Box Tops on them.
     See full list of participating products here: https://www.boxtops4education.com/back-to-school-2017

2) Clip the Box Top and send them in to school every week.

3) Earn Bonus Box Tops automatically through
ShopRiteformySchool by registering your Price Plus Card

You will need your Price Plus Card number which can be found on your receipt at the bottom of the list of items purchased (you may need to add a zero at the end of the customer number).  Then select Assumption of BVM School.  Now all you have to do is shop for participating products as advertised in the weekly circular!

The monies collected will be deposited into the HSA account and used for school programs.  Thank you and CLIP ON!

Please contact our Box Top School Coordinator, Evelyn Costello at costellofamily7@verizon.net, with any questions you might have.