Weekly Word – 09/03/2017

Wednesday, September 6 

School resumes Grades 1-8
11:00 a.m. dismissal/no after care

Thursday, September 7

Grades K-8
9:00 Back to School Mass at Church
11:00 a.m. dismissal/no after care

Friday, September 8

Grades K-8
11:00 a.m. dismissal/no after care

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We must be able to reach you in case of an emergency. Please make sure your mailbox is not “FULL”.

Please click here to read some reminders as you start the school year.

Here is a link to the 2017-2018 school year calendar.

Update: TerraNova Scores                     

Please read the attached letter from the Superintendent of the Diocese explaining the delay in the TerraNova scores. Letter from Superintendent of Diocese

First Adventure Club of the School Year(5th-8th grade)

Wednesday, October 4th (leave school at 1:30 return at 8:00 pm)

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum NYC & John’s Pizza for dinner

$66 cost includes Intrepid entrance fee, coach bus, & dinner/dessert

Registration will close Friday 9/8 or when 2 buses are full!

Please register on the below link: Registration link

Please complete and return the permission slip to school Attention: Adventure Club. Link to permission slip

Any questions please email: kendres@assumptionnj.org

Calling All Singers 2nd through 8th Grade

Come join the Children’s Choir of Assumption Church! Sign up Monday, September 18th, at 4:00 at Assumption Church. Rehearsals are on Mondays from 4:00-5:00 at the church. Any questions, please contact Mrs. Nardi at 973-539-2141 ext. 19, or Mrs. Long at DRL830@aol. monster beats studio by dr dre ibeats com.

Come sing with angels!

Fashion Show 2017 –  Mardi Gras and All that Jazz

Mark your calendars for the 2017 Fashion Show to be held at the Birchwood Manor on Thursday, October 19th. This year we will celebrate MARDI GRAS AND ALL THAT JAZZ. All proceeds raised during the event will go to support our school.

Please look in backpacks next Monday for the family packet that provides all the information you will need to support and attend this event. If you have any questions, please contact one of the chairs  Joni Noble McDonnell (jnoblemcdonnell@gmail.com) or Laura Santoriello (lpsantoriello@verizon.net).

Gift Auction
The Fashion Show Gift Auction Committee has already received some fantastic donations for “Mardi Gras and All that Jazz”. Join the fun and check out the gift registry (click on MyRegistry link here) that has lots of ideas for the always fabulous Gift Auction baskets. The items picked off the registry will be sent directly to the Gift Auction Committee. Or, feel free to design your own creative package. Monetary donations in the form of cash or check (made payable to Assumption HSA) are always welcome. With any donation, please be sure to fill out a donation form found on the school website under “forms” and return it to the Gift Auction Committee envelope in the school office.

Thank you in advance for your support!

If you have any questions, please contact one of the members of the 2017 Gift Auction Committee:

Kimberley Costello, Christine Fugger, Susan Geiger, Christine Olivio, Linda Papadopoulos

Silent Auction
Please help make this year’s Silent Auction a fantastic success. The committee relies on your generous donations to put together unique and fabulous packages. A summer home, sporting event, and theatre tickets are some of the packages offered in this year’s Silent Auction.

Do you have a vacation home or reward points? Monetary donations are also an amazing way to either enhance the packages we have or to help us create some fun experiences. We greatly appreciate and thank you for your support.

To donate, or if you have any questions, moncler cardigan chicago please contact one of the Silent Auction Committee Members:
Jennie Bodnar, Lisa Lukas, Kate Magistro, Linda Rossini

Off Premise Sales

Wait are those raffle tickets? I can win a $10,000 gift card?! If you want to be a part of spreading the excitement in our community, please sign up for Off-Premise Sales. By selling grand raffle tickets at church or local stores you can easily sell your initial raffle books (and more!) in only a couple of hours.

BONUS: Each book sold is a chance in the Weekly Prize Patrol, and every two books sold earns your student a Mini Gift Auction ticket!

Please sign-up using the link below and indicate your youngest child’s name and homeroom in the Comment Section.

Link to sign up

The 2017 Off-Premise Sales Committee:
Amanda Biliskis (630-631-8514)
Megan Reynolds (908-399-5777)
Diana Merritt (917-613-8066)


Soccer, Cross Country and Volleyball
Registration for boys soccer (grade 7 and 8), girls soccer (grades 7 and 8), cross country (girls and boys in grades 3 through 8) and volleyball (girls and boys in grades 7 and 8) is open. To register, please go online via our website, Sportsignup. The link can also be found on the Assumption School website, under the “Athletics” tab. An annual sports physical form must be completed and on file with the nurses before your child can participate in any sports activity.

As the soccer and cross country seasons begin shortly after school opens in early September, we would appreciate if you could register for these sports soon. If not enough 7th and 8th grade students register for soccer in the next few weeks, registration will then be opened to 6th graders. We are also in need of coaches for soccer and volleyball. Please contact Kevin Bopp at kevin_bopp@nylim.com if you would like to help coach or with any questions.


In the past Supply lists/Summer work have gone home with report cards, this year we are going paperless. You will be able to find this information on Google Classroom.

Google Classroom:
Each grade 2 -7 will have a classroom that your child will be asked to join called: Supply List/Summer Work. ugg outlet de discount code Your child should login to their current google classroom account to find their incoming grades supply list /Summer Work.


ALL students who are 11 years old and entering 6th grade MUST have the Menactra (meningitis) and Tdap (tetanus, diptheria, acellular pertussis) vaccines. If your child has already received these immunizations, great! Please send a copy to the school nurse as soon as possible, but definitely before the start of the 2017-18 school year.

If your child has not already received these immunizations, please make an appointment now, to get it done promptly. Your child must show documentation of these in order to enter 6th grade this fall.

Thank you for your cooperation and please do not hesitate to call if you have any questions.