Weekly Word – March 12, 2017

Please note: Mass scheduled on the calendar for Friday, March 17 has been canceled.

Friday, March 17 – St. Patrick’s Day green dress down

The Band is Booked!
Saturday, April 29th

Wizard of Oz Stage Crew Call
Those interested in doing stage crew for The Wizard of Oz should submit a 1 page essay on why they want to do stage crew for the play by March 17th to Mrs. Endres. You must be available both nights of May 19th & 20th.

Enrichment Day 2017
Calling all rock stars! The Enrichment Committee is looking for connections within the music industry to add to our all-star lineup on May 12th. If you have any connections, or know someone who may, please contact a chair of the Enrichment Committee.
Rock on,
Christine Dam (cdam@verizon.net)
Aileen Philbrick (aileen.philbrick@gmail.com)
Laura Santoriello (lpsantoriellon.neto@verizon.net)

Clay Spring Session 2017
New Start Date 3/20/17
Spend 6 Mondays after school at Assumption from 2:30-3:30 creating one-of-a-kind objects working in clay. Cost is only $78 and a portion of the check goes to the school. Please click here to print out the flier and permission form.

The Scholastic “Happy Camper” Book Fair will be held in the school lobby Monday, March 27th through Thursday, March 30th. Volunteers are needed to help with set-up on Friday, March 24th. In addition, volunteers are needed during the fair to help younger students shop and to ring up purchases at check-out. moncler a roma a bologna If you are able to help, please click on the Sign-Up Genius link below.
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c044ba8ad2fa7f58-book1                                     Please click here to view the class shopping schedule. Parents of younger students are welcome to shop with their children during their class time slot. A family shopping event will be held Mon-Wed from 2-3 pm.                                                               You can also shop the book fair online at:
http://www.scholastic.com/bf/assumption-nj                                                                                  The online fair will be open from March 19th-April 1st. All orders will be shipped directly to school for free by mid-April.                                                                                                 If you have any questions, please contact Sharon Romano (str1@optonline.net) or Carrie Daly (carriedaly9@gmail.com)

Save the Date – March 18!
The Religious Education department is holding its annual Pasta Supper and Basket Raffle on Saturday, March 18, in the school cafeteria. Seatings are at 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Tickets will be sold online at www.assumptionparish.org and after all Masses the weekend of March 3/4. For more info click here.

Save the Date for the last Adventure Club of the year!                                                            Circle Line Cruise on the Hudson and Landmarks of Bayridge Brooklyn Cruise        Wednesday, May 3rd                                                                                                                                       $69 includes 2 hr. monster beats audio adidas cruise, charter bus, dinner at John’s Pizza.
Leave school at 1pm return to school 8:30pm                                                                             Insightful narration by Circle Line’s world famous guides
Stunning panoramic views of Brooklyn, Staten Island, Midtown and Lower Manhattan
The only Brooklyn cruise in the city!
Registration Sun. March 12th – 15th
Registration will be limited to the first 100 students to fill 2 buses
Please click here to register.
email kendres@assumptionnj.org with questions.

Assumption Spring Sports
Last call for Track and Field Registration (boys and girls 3rd grade through 8th grade). Please register through our website: http://www.sportssignup.com/Assumption-School-Online-Registration.start. The link can also be found on the Assumption School website, under the “Athletics” tab. Once you’ve completed the registration process and paid in full, a confirmation receipt will be e-mailed to you immediately. Please contact Kevin Bopp at kevin_bopp@nylim.com with any questions.

Mount Saint Mary Academy Volleyball Clinic
Mount Saint Mary Academy is hosting a volleyball clinic for interested 7th and 8th grade girls on Tuesday evenings beginning March 15th.
Please contact Denise E. Materia, Assistant Directress/Director of Athletics at Mount Saint Mary Academy 1645 Route 22, Watchung N.J. 07069 Phone 908-757-0108 Ext.4516 for further details.

Attention Basketball Players
All uniforms should be handed to your team coach. Absolutely no uniforms should be left in the school office or in the room outside of Sister Merris’ office.

Save the date!
Get geared up and mark your calendars for VBS Summer 2017. monster beats audio adidas The Maker Fun Factory will remind us we are each created by God and built for a purpose! We are currently looking for Adult volunteers. Any questions, please contact Chrissy West at costa1112@yahoo.com or 973-809-1646 or Sarah Neuhoff at sarah.k.neuhoff@gmail.com or 202-210-9152.

Camp Dates: August 7th-11th
Camp Times: 9-11:30am
Camper & Teen registration: April 23rd

Campers: grade preK4 – 3rd grade (fall ’17)
Teen Volunteers: grade 6 (fall ’17) and older

5th-8th Grade Final Dance of the Year
March 24th in the gym
6:30- 9pm

Tickets on sale at lunch time beginning March 20th

Please save the date for Friday April 7, 2017
The 2nd Annual Mother/Son Shin Dig will be held in the
Assumption Barn
Grades 1st-4th can swing their Mom around the dance floor from
7:00-9:00 P.M.
Dust off those western boots and get ready to promenade!
For questions please contact Monica O’Meara at theomeara6@gmail.com.

CHRYSALISM DEADLINE EXTENDED!  Submission Deadline now: March 31st, 2017
We are STILL seeking short stories, poetry, comic strips, essays, artistic photographs, and drawings for our second annual issue from kids in grades 5 through 8.
Please email submissions or questions to Christen Fisher christen330@gmail.com.      Word documents and jpegs only please.