Rocket Report - March 4, 2011
continues for the 2011-2012 school year. If you plan on returning
please stop by Mrs. Brown’s office to pick up a registration
will again be a $100.00 registration fee per child that is due at the
time of registration.
fees for the 2011-2012 school year have be decided and they reflect a
5% increase from the previous year. Tuition for 2011-2012 will
$367.00 per month
$525.00 per month
$645.00 per month
$525.00 per month
call our office at 784-9144 if you have any questions concerning
Grade Dinner, Play, and Auction Coming Soon
8th grade class of 2011, under the direction of Mr. G.,
will present The Senior Revue on
Saturday, March 12th,
proceeds from this wonderful event benefit the 8th
grade trip to Washington D.C. Dinner will be from 5:30 p.m. to
7:00 p.m. with the Auction starting at 6:45 p.m. The 8th
grade play will begin promptly at 8:00 p.m.
for this event are:
will be a second performance on March 19th at 7:30 p.m.
come out and support our 8th graders!
Ash Wednesday Mass & Fish/Shrimp Dinner
High School will be celebrating an Ash Wednesday mass in its new Fr.
Wilmoth Chapel of the Sacred Heart at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March
9. Additionally, the Roncalli Parents Organization will
hold its annual Ash Wednesday Fish/Shrimp Dinner from 5:00 – 7:00
p.m. in the school’s cafeteria.
menu will be fish or shrimp with green beans, cole slaw, chips, a
drink and dessert for $6.50 or a child’s meal of pizza, green
beans, cole slaw, chips, a drink and dessert for $4.00. All are
invited for mass and/or dinner!
support the senior Christian Awakening Retreat program.
Sale This Weekend
7th grade asks you to support their sale. Items will be
available after all masses this weekend.
Finishes in Top 10 in the City
Spelling Bee Champion Emily Okerson represented St. Roch Catholic
School on February 28th in the City Finals Spelling Bee.
Emily made it through five challenging rounds and finished 10th
out of 40. Emily was close to achieving her goal of going to
the SCRIPPS National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.
was a great champion, and representative of St. Roch Catholic
School. Congratulations Emily!
Phase I is Nearly Finished, Thanks for the Snack Donations
to all the parents who donated snacks for the first round of ISTEP
testing. Your generosity helped create a great test
environment. We appreciate your help!
Break 2011 begins at the end of the day, Friday, March 25th.
Have a wonderful, and restful, break. We wish you safe travels
Father Wilmoth Giving Garden
Roch Catholic School has plans to break ground on a garden in the
spring of 2011. The Father Wilmoth Giving Garden will be
located on school grounds. It will be built and maintained by
children, adults, and teachers.
garden is moving forward. We continue to welcome any donations of
cardboard egg cartons and old cookie sheets. We’ll begin our
seeding with the students the week of March 7th.
construction of the compost bins is complete! Special thanks to
Jacob Allstott and Andy Farris for their fine handy work on building
the compost bin, and to Tony Gibson, Tina Hayes, and Andy Farris for
their donations of materials that made it happen. If anyone hasn't
seen the bin yet, stop by and check it out.
goal of this garden is to empower children with the knowledge and
experience in the practice of sustainable living, the art of letting
nature look after your waste, and the joy of growing from seed to
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if you would like to help with this project.
is a wonderful way to support St. Roch Catholic School. SCRIP allows
you to buy cards to places where you normally shop, all while giving
a profit to St. Roch Catholic School. Purchasing the cards doesn't
cost any extra money!
Perhaps the most convenient SCRIP card
is a gas card. If you fill up your tank at Speedway, purchase a SCRIP
card right now!
SCRIP cards from Barnes and Noble, Starbucks, Subway, Steak and
Shake, Arbys, Lowes, Walgreen, Kohls, Walmart, Papa Johns, Chilis,
CVS, Kohls, and i Tunes are available for purchase in the office.
Go to www.shopwithscrip.com
Click on Create Account. Follow the four simple steps
and click on “I accept.” Enter the St. Roch Enrollment Code:
F1E32D6F21337. You are all set to purchase Scrip cards.
you have any questions, please contact Maureen Schemmel at
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for your continued support of St. Roch Catholic School.
Day sells delicious food. Each Market Day purchase benefits our
school. Our goal is for each family to purchase one item per month.
During the month of March our 1st grade will benefit
from Market Day. Internet orders are due by midnight on March
15th with pick-up scheduled for Saturday March 19th.
visit www.marketday.com to
place an order for the month of February.
many of you know, it is the expectation that if you are a student at
St. Roch Catholic School, you will attend Mass each weekend.
Each Monday, we track Mass attendance. Here are the results
from last week:
are the weekend Mass times:
8:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 5:30 p.m.
after-school study halls are available for our 2nd through
8th grade students each Tuesday and Thursday. Mrs.
Fields supervises the 2-4 study hall, while Mrs. Schnell supervises
the 5-8 study hall. This is a wonderful resource for our kids
and is offered free of charge.
encourage them to take advantage of this.
in grades 6-8 can get help from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
students through the Homework Hotline. Call (877) ASK-ROSE or
hours of operation are from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Sunday through
Thursday. The cost is FREE!
you need to make any changes to your Homework Watcher account
(adding, changing, or deleting an address) just use the following
grade families are encouraged to apply online to www.scholars.in.gov
for the Twenty-first Century Scholars Program. Applying online
expedites the enrollment process and provides families with a
confirmation number to verify that their application was submitted
applications with qualifying income will be processed for students
that are in the 6th, 7th or 8th
grades until June 30th of each year.
applications cannot be processed and will not be mailed back.
Please look them over very carefully before submitting.