Fast Friday Facts

Hello,

Next week is Holy Week, a very sacred time of the year when we commemorate and remember the last week of Jesus' life on this earth.  As we continue on our Lenten journey, we will continue to hold activities and occasions that will encourage prayer and almsgiving to strengthen our Catholic Family and encourage us to Donate to organizations that help those in need.  

  • Our JH/SH Gameathon will be happening tonight at the school!  Students have raised over $1000 for the Saint Lawrence Centre, and will enjoy a night full of video and board gaming at the school.
  • Good luck to our Grade 4-6 Floor Hockey teams who will be participating in the Education Foundation’s Floor Hockey tournament tomorrow at Mother Teresa School.
  • Our Grad class will be canvassing neighborhoods on Saturday morning beginning at 9:00am doing a Bottle Drive.  If you have any bottles that you wish to donate, please feel free to bring them up to the school.  Thank you for your continued support!
  • All are welcome to attend Palm Sunday Mass On Sunday April 9th at Immaculate Conception Church at 11:00am
  • Mon April 10- Jersey or team sports wear day.  Please bring a foodbank donation if you plan on participating in our Spirit week activities.  Students can watch “Damians Dominators” take on the teachers in a floor hockey match at lunch time with a donation to the Sunrise House.
  • Mon April 10- Our Band will be participating in the Music Festival.
  • Mon April 10- School Council meeting @ 6:15pm
  • Tues April 11- Twin Day, bring donations!  There will also be Lip Synch battles in the gym at lunch with an extra donation.
  • Tues April 11- Grade 5 and some grade 6 students will be participating in a flag football camp with the Edmonton Eskimos.  Grades 7-11 will enjoy a presentation by a Political Cartoonist.
  • Tues April 11- Booster Club Meeting @ 7:30.  Please note, this meeting will not be held at the school, but at 9213 101 Avenue Sexsmith.
  • Wed April 12- Wacky hair or clothing day.  Anything goes, bring a donation!
  • Wed April 12- Mathematica Contest for select students in Gr. 3- Grade 9.
  • Thurs April 12- Holy Thursday.  In honor of Holy Thursday, we will be postponing “Hawaiian Day” new date TBA.  Please join us for our Holy Thursday Celebration at 11:15am.
  • Thurs April 12- Hot Dog Day.
  • Friday April 13- Good Friday.  Easter break is from April 13th - April 23rd.

“The week that changed the world continues to change our lives”