Catholic Schools Week Details

Catholic Schools Week Outline – 2016

January 31st – February 5th

Faith, Knowledge, Service

Sunday, January 31st – Kick Off Sunday, Open House

  • Open House 11:00 am -2:00 pm (Lots of fun planned!) – Tamale Pick Up (Madrinas y Padrinos)

Monday, February 1st -Celebrating our Community

  • Dress Down – jeans/sweats/casual pants and T-shirts from your favorite local organization (YMCA, My Team Triumph, Habitat for Humanity, etc.)
  • Service Projects on or off campus – by grade level unit

Tuesday, February 2nd – Celebrating our Nation

  • Dress in Red/ White or Blue, patriotic wear- no uniform
  • Start the day with the pledge and God Bless America over the PA system
  • Door Decorating

Wednesday, Feb. 3rd– Celebrating Vocations

  • Liturgy: Uniform Please
  • Middle School Guest Speakers on Vocations – St. Lawrence Seminary and Franciscan Sisters
  • Liturgy for Feast of St. Blaze
  • Afternoon DJ parties (EC-8th)

Thursday, February 4th -Celebrating the Faculty, Staff, Volunteers and Parents

  • PJ Day (for everyone!)
  • Cards of thanks for parents from students
  • Coffee, doughnuts, hot chocolate at dropoff for parents and volunteers

Friday, February 5th -Student Appreciation-

  • Crazy Hair Day , Crazy Sock Day, Free Dress
  • Popcorn
  • Send special letters of appreciation to religious persons who are near and dear to the school community.
  • Living Rosary – ALL SCHOOL