Good afternoon families! I hope you had a good week.
I can’t believe it is almost June! Graduation is coming up fast.
Just a quick reminder of the events coming up!
|Friday, May 31||All School Field Day – 8th Grade students are important leaders during this annual event. This year, our class color is yellow. We have decorated shirts in our homeroom.
|Monday, June 3||All projects and assignments are due by the end of the day. Late or missing assignments could jeopardize a student’s ability to participate in remaining graduation activities.
|Tuesday, June 4 – Morning||8th Grade Retreat – This morning serves as an opportunity to debrief the year and share hopes, fears and dreams about the move onto high school.|
|Tuesday, June 4 – Afternoon||8th Grade Activity Day – Students will enjoy an off campus lunch and afternoon activity. Permission slips went home on Wednesday, June 29, and should be returned by Mon, June 3. You will pick up your students at 3 pm at Red Robin in Factoria.
|Wednesday, June 5||Students will be recognized in a special way during their last school Mass. Parents are invited to attend the Mass at 9 a.m. The remainder of the day is spent turning in all texts and technology, and cleaning and packing the room.
|Thursday, June 6||Graduation Practice – Student will meet at school at 8:30 for graduation rehearsal. 8th grade students will be dismissed at noon for family preparations for graduation.
Graduation – Students should be back at SMS in their homeroom by 3 pm for pictures and last minute details. The Mass and ceremony will start at 5 p.m. in the church
Wow! After this week, your students only have 12 days left at SMS.
These warm days remind us that the time for graduation is fast approaching.
Holy Week is coming to a close and Easter is fast approaching. Also, graduation will be here before we know it. In today’s packet, there is a letter about end of the year events. Please go over it with your student.
– Thanks to all who have volunteered as SMS Ambassadors or singing in the choir at 11 am Mass.