Dear Seton Families,

Can you believe we just passed the 100th day of school?! Time seems to be flying by already and Catholic Schools Week is upon us. There are many wonderful activities planned for students, families and prospective panthers. Please spread the word and come on out to our OPEN HOUSE on Sunday, January 27th from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. ALL STUDENTS SHOULD WEAR THEIR SCHOOL UNIFORMS TO MASSES IN THEIR PARISHES THIS WEEKEND! Join us for Grandparents and Special Friends Day on Wednesday, January 30th from 8 to 11 a.m. Please be sure to RSVP by Monday, January 28th. We look forward to a memorable week!

Panther Priorities

Step Up for Students
Step Up for Students Scholarship Renewal families must apply BEFORE January 31, 2019, for priority processing. Families applying for the first time for the income-based scholarship for 2019-2020 may go to the Step Up for Students website and sign up on the “interest list” to receive notification when the application becomes available.

Re-Registration Information
Be sure to complete the re-registration information that was sent home last week. Return your registrations for the 2019-2020 school year by February 1st.

Used Uniform Closet
Open every Thursday from 2:50-3:30 p.m. in the cafeteria.

St. Elizabeth Seton Church Mass
Previously videotaped mass with students will be televised on WFTX Fox 4 at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, January 27th.

Celebrating Students

Students of the Week
Congratulations to our students of the week! Keep up your great work!

  • PreK-3: Esther Diaz Ferreira
  • PreK-4: Samuel Jenkins
  • KG: Sydnee Cates
  • 1st: Colin McHugh
  • 2nd: Eliana Gonzalez

Fundraising

Gala Auction

HELP NEEDED and the countdown to our event is on!!

  1. Do you know some area businesses that would be willing to donate items for the auction? Forms are available in the Advancement Office.
  2. We are accepting gift cards (any amount) for goods and services, as well as bottles of wine ($10 value and above) for our auction. Please consider donating!

Please contact Dr. Fabii (fabii@seseton.org) if you can help.

Please see our save the date card! Tickets $75 – includes buffet dinner, wine bar, dancing, entertainment, live and silent auctions. Cash bar also available.

SPECIAL THANKS to our SPONSORS and DONORS who recently committed contributions:

  • St. Williams Church
  • St. Finbarr Church
  • St. John Neumann High School
  • Angelina’s Restaurant
  • Broadway Palm
  • Kensington Golf Club
  • Total Wine
  • Florida Everblades

Amazon Smile: Place your Amazon orders through https://Smile.Amazon.com, and help our school raise funds! Be sure to designate our school as beneficiary. Here is the direct link: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/59-2112451

Upcoming Events – Save the Date!

CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK ~ January 27th – February 2nd

SES OPEN HOUSE ~ Sunday, January 27th 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Please spread the good word about Seton and encourage friends to attend!

GRANDPARENTS & SPECIAL FRIENDS DAY ~ Wednesday, January 30th 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. RSVP by January 28th. Grandparents and/or special adult friends of students are cordially invited to participate in this event! Our students are so excited to share their day with the special grownups in their lives!

PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME OF THE FOLLOWING EVENTS NEED VOLUNTEER HELP. ACCRUE YOUR HOURS AND HAVE FUN WHILE ASSISTING! CLICK ON THE SIGN-UP GENIUS LINKS TO VOLUNTEER!

JASON’S DELI RESTAURANT NIGHT ~ Tuesday, January 29th 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Jason’s Deli Restaurant Fundraiser Sign Up Genius

FATHER/DAUGHTER DANCE ~ Friday, February 15th 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Parish Center. Sign Up Genius for Father Daughter Dance 2.15.19

FLORIDA EVERBLADES GAME ~ Friday, March 8th at 7:30 p.m.

SETON MOVIE NIGHT – Friday, March 29th; 7:00- 9:00 p.m. Seton Movie Night Sign Up Genius

Spring Concerts – Mark Your Calendars!

Friday, April 12 at 11:00 am ~ 1st grade concert, Pete the Cat Rockin’ in My School Shoes
Friday, May 3 at 2:00 pm ~ 2nd and 3rd grade concert, The Day the Crayons Quit
Thursday, May 9 at 6:30 pm ~ Ensemble Concert with 4th, 5th, Middle School Band, Drama, Chorus
Thursday, May 30 at TBD Kinder graduation, The Very Hungry Caterpillar

St. John Neumann News

Please see the attached announcements regarding the SJN Celtic Ball on February 1st, and a fabulous Tuition Raffle.

Blue Zone

Furry friends like dogs and cats help curb loneliness, ease stress, provide companionship and instill happiness. An added bonus is that having pets encourages people to walk often and regularly.