March 13, 2018
Dates to Remember:
Tuesday, March 13 Accreditation Visit – All Day
Parent Club Meeting – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, March 14 Accreditation Visit – All Day
All School Mass – 9:00 AM – Full Uniform
Thursday, March 15 Green Dress Day for St. Patrick’s Day – This is not Free Dress Day
Friday, March 16 NO SCHOOL – TEACHER INSERVICE - *Note Date Change
Sunday, March 18 Student Mass – 11:00 AM – Children’s Choir – Full Uniform
Monday, March 19 2:00 PM Dismissal
Wednesday, March 21 All School Mass – 9:00 AM – Full Uniform
Thursday, March 22 8th Grade Graduation Pictures – 9:00 AM - Sunday Dress Clothes
Friday, March 23 Stations of the Cross – 1:10 PM
Sunday, March 25 Palm Sunday
***Date Change - Teacher In-Service – Please note the Teacher In-Service is this Friday, March 16th, 2018. There will no school this Friday.
Accreditation Visit/Parent Meeting - This week, St. Pius X School will be hosting the Accreditation Visiting Team appointed by the Archdiocese of Seattle. The dates of the visit will be Monday through Wednesday 3/12-3/14.
2018-19 Registration Contract – We are looking forward to having your child/ren attend St. Pius X School for the next school year (2018-19). You will notice that tuition did increase slightly on all levels for next year and a technology fee has been added. If you would like to make any changes to your FACTS Payment Plan please email Casey Ross at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, March 16th , otherwise you will be re-enrolled in the plan you had last year. Once the contract is completed and turned in to the school office, a onetime $50 FACTS fee and your registration fee will be billed through FACTS Tuition Management System. If you have any questions, please contact Mary in the school office at 425-778-9861.
Early Registration – Families who turn in their registration contract by Wednesday, March 14th will receive a free St. Pius X school sweatshirt for their child/ren for next year. Please write your child’s size on your registration contract.
Brown Bear Car Wash Tickets for sale! - Help support the 8th Graders! They are trying to raise money to offset the cost of their 8th Grade Retreat to Warm Beach in late May! Regular Brown Bear Car Wash tickets cost $10, but you can get them for $7! These would make great St. Patrick’s Day and Easter Gifts! Please contact an 8th Grader to buy some tickets for your favorite driver! The tickets are good for one year and are honored at all Brown Bear Car Washes!
Snack Cart Update: In observance of the Lenten season, we will not be offering snack cart during this time. When snack cart returns, ASB will work towards portion management and adding healthy options to pair with the current menu. This revision is created in order to balance the fundraising effect while promoting healthy eating habits. A special thank you goes to the ASB in their hard work and effort towards offering an exciting fundraiser that our children enjoy!
Carpool – Please do not drop off your children in the frontof the school unless it is after 9:00 AM.Please use the carpool lane.
Before and after school drop-off and pick-up: Enter the playground off 56th Ave. W. through the NORTH driveway gate. Please follow in line order with the other vehicles that are entering the playground. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS THE PLAYGROUND TO DROP YOUR CHILD OFF. There will be cones in front of the stairs. Please have your children ready to depart from the passenger side of the car and walk up to the school. Do not leave your car in the carpool lane.
Leaving the school playground: Exit the playground onto 56th Ave. W through the SOUTH driveway gate.
Parents who are entering the building with their children need to park in the church parking lot and walk their children into the school. As a reminder, Do Not Back Up on the playground with children present. It is extremely dangerous! Safety is our first priority