Weekly Word – October 16, 2016

Please click here for an important letter from Sr. Merris.

Monday, October 17 – Shorts are no longer allowed.  Also, girls wearing skirts must wear navy or white knee socks.

Thursday, October 20 – Fashion Show 6:00 p.m. Birchwood Manor

Friday, October 21 – Dress Down

Please remember to check the online bulletin on our school website for important daily announcements and updates.


Don’t miss out – Smart exercise for kids with Inception Training:

A four week session for girls and boys in Grades 3 through 8 – Sign up now!!

During this after school program students learn about ways to improve flexibility, strength, speed and agility to help prevent injuries.  This fitness program is run by Inception’s Strengh and Conditioning Specialists and former NFL players RJ Cobbs and Kevin Dockery.  It will be held on Wednesdays on October 26th, November 2nd, November 9th and November 16th from 2:30-3:30 in the Assumption gym

If interested please click here and fill out the attached forms and send a check payable to Inception Sports for $80 to Laura Santoriello, c/o Colleen Santoriello 4B. Also click here for further information.

CHRISTMAS STORE – December 7, 2016

‘Twas the week of the Fashion Show,

and all through the school, 

no crafters will be crafting, 

because we’re getting ready for the show! 

There will be no Christmas Store crafting this Tuesday night (10/18) or Wednesday (10/19).  Christmas Store crafting will resume Tuesday night (10/25) and Wednesday (10/26).

Andrea Bopp , Andrea Clarke, and Linda Riedell


Breakfast at Tiffany’s: A New York Affair

Thursday, October 20th – Birchwood Manor, Whippany, NJ

Doors open at 6 pm, Dinner at 8 pm

We hope to see you all at the Birchwood Manor this Thursday for a dazzling evening celebrating the classic film Breakfast at Tiffany’s-a story about love, nfl jerseys 2017 online 3 fashion, and New York!  We will wine and dine to this romantic film while winning some fabulous prizes and supporting our school and students.

Thank you to our amazing Fashion Show committee.  Each of our volunteers has worked very hard over the past several months to prepare this night for all to enjoy.

We are delighted to share a preview of our wonderful Gift and Silent Auction packages.  Please click here for a listing.

We are very excited to use ClickBid again this year for all bidding on Silent Auction packages.  On any mobile device with internet browsing capabilities, go to http://assumption.cbo.io and register today! Once you are registered you can begin live bidding at 12:01 am on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 .  Bidding will continue until the highest bids are designated as winners at 9:30 pm on Thursday, October 20th! One of the many wonderful aspects of Clickbid is that you can share the bidding link with friends and family who might not be able to attend the event.  In addition, our volunteers who work throughout the event and the many fathers who cannot attend our fantastic ladies night out can get in on the action.

Follow the simple directions here to register and use ClickBid . All winners will be notified by a ClickBid text and given the opportunity for a fast and easy credit card check out through ClickBid.  Alternate forms of payment including cash or check made out to “Assumption HSA” are accepted as well.

Please try to sell your remaining Grand Raffle tickets.  Grand Raffle is a crucial part of our fundraising effort. Plus, your child may win one of the awesome prizes in the student mini gift auction held on Friday, October 21!  The more books they sell, the better chance they have of winning!  Check out the list of the student mini gift auction prize packages here.

We look forward to seeing you on Thursday!

Tiffany & Joni

FASHION SHOW SET UP – Calling all volunteers!

Our dedicated Fashion Show committee could use some help with set up at the Birchwood starting at 9 am on Thursday, October 20th- the best way to get a sneak peak at all of our wonderful packages.  Coffee and refreshments will be provided. moncler cluny careers


We are still in need of bottles of wine for our fabulous wine pull event at the Fashion Show! The more bottles donated, the more happy winners! Donations received from this point forward, although not recognized in the program, will be prominently recognized the night of the show. Thank you for your support!

Jen Brunnock     Brunnockfamily@aol.com

Christie Meehan Cmeehan28@aol.com


Want to get a closer look at the gift auction packages? Sign up for only 45 minutes the night of the show to help manage the gift auction tables! ***At this time, we really need help during the 7:15 – 8 pm time slot.  To sign up, go to:


Thank you!

Event Staff Volunteer Committee

Jamie Zogby & Solena Porras


Don’t miss out on this night of fun, fashion, and prizes!  Please hand in your reservation with $75 payment no later than Tuesday morning, October 18.  Please check your child’s backpack to make sure your reservation envelope has been handed in.  We have had a few parents find their forms still in their child’s backpack. If you need a form, you can access it on the Assumption School website www.assumptionnj.org


This Week’s Schedule

Boys Soccer

Wednesday October 19th at Oratory, 3:45pm

Friday October 21st at Mount Arlington, 3:45pm

Girls Soccer

Friday October 21st home versus Mount Arlington, 3:45pm


Monday October 17th at Academy of Our Lady Of Peace (New Providence), 5:00pm

Wednesday October 19th – Practice, 2:30 to 4:00

Cross Country

Saturday (10/16) Holy Trinity Meet


If anyone is interested in volunteering to coach the 7th/8th grade baseball team in the Spring, please contact Kevin Bopp kevin_bopp@nylim.com.


Assumption Church will be offering two Altar Server training sessions for boys and girls in the fourth grade and up on Tuesday, Oct. 18 and Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 4-5 p. monster-beats-solo-beats-by-dre-studio m.  If your child is in the fourth grade or older, and would like to become an Altar Server at Assumption, please sign up for one of the sessions by emailing:  linda.macios@assumptionparish.org or by calling the parish office at 973-539-2141.  You only need to attend one session.



Ice skating has been changed from Wednesday 11/9 to Thursday 11/10.

If anyone who registered can not make the new date, please email  Kendres@assumptionnj.org for a refund.

Last day to register for ice skating will be Friday 10/21.

Our next Adventure Club is to Wollman Ice Skating Rink in Central Park, NYC on Thursday 11/10. View the spectacular fall foliage while skating! Also, our very own Mrs. Marone, professional figure skater, will be on hand to help anyone skate!

The bus will leave school at 1:45pm and will return to school at 7:30pm. The cost per student is $45 w/ skate rental, $40 without skate rental. Price includes dinner, pizza, chips, fruit & drink.

Please click here for permission slip and here for registration. Registration will close 10/21/16.


Friday, November 4th from 6:30-9pm in the school gym. Tickets will be on sale for $6 the week prior in the cafeteria during lunches.