Dear Seton Families,
The month of October seems to have flown by! Students received report cards and we had our first Honors Assembly of the year this week. Please encourage everyone to keep up the good work as we move forward into the second quarter. Kindly read through the entire E-Blast for important updates and announcements. Have a wonderful weekend!
WEEK OF OCTOBER 29TH
Wednesday, October 31st is Harvest Dress Out Day. Feel free to wear your fall colors. For guidelines, please refer to page 10 of the handbook – non-uniform days. This is a free dress out day. Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, November 1st at 9:00 for All Saints Day. There will be no mass on Wednesday, October 31st.
Parents, please remember to add funds to your FACTS Prepay account each weekend to cover the aftercare fees for the previous week. Late charges of $5.00 per week will be added if funds are not available in the FACTS Prepay account to cover the fees in FULL.
If you have accumulated volunteer hours thus far this year, please email Katy Rendon (firstname.lastname@example.org) so that she may add these to our record. Credit for volunteer hours includes time spent on campus assisting with various tasks, or donation of supplies to classes. Please include your name, days/times of hours, and/or a list of supplies you have donated. NOTE: Some donations have come in with no record of who has left them. If you have donated supplies to classes, please make sure to inform Mrs. Rendon so that accurate records can be kept, and you receive proper credit. Thank you.
STUDENTS OF THE WEEK
We are pleased to announce the following students were recognized as student of the week in their classes:
- PreK-3: Millie Muenz
- PreK-4: Anastasia Sizemore
- Kindergarten: R.J. Eastman
- 1st Grade: Alexa Ciaccio
- 2nd Grade: Paola Perdomo
Congratulations on your good work!
Basketball Tryouts for 4th – 8th grade boys and girls:
Monday, October 29, 2018
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Friday, November 2, 2018
All tryout sessions will be held in the Seton gym from 3:00 p.m. until 4:15 p.m.
VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE STILL NEEDED!!!
Email Coach Tenbarge at Tenbarge@seseton.org if interested.
BLUE ZONE TIP OF THE WEEK
Be a part of transforming well-being so that healthy choices become EASY choices for you and your family.
YANKEE CANDLE FUNDRAISER CONTINUES ONLINE!
Our YANKEE CANDLE FUNDRAISER continues ONLINE until January 1st. Our school benefits from 40% of the proceeds. Go to www.yankeecandlefundraising.com. Enter the group number 999972306 in the “Start Shopping” box. Any orders purchased online will pay for shipping/tax, and the products will be shipped directly to your home.
Reminder: We have until November 13th for extra orders to come for delivery before Christmas. Complete your holiday gift shopping and support our school at the same time!
SETON SCHOOL WIDE SERVICE PROJECT
The collection for Community Pregnancy Clinics (CPCI) in Collier County has been completed. To date, our school has collected an estimated $1755 worth of material goods, including 1,600 diapers. Next week we will learn how much money has been collected in the baby bottle banks. Your generosity in supporting this worthy service project to benefit needy moms and babies is most appreciated.
BIG EVENTS!! MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!
CHUCK E. CHEESE NIGHT
Friday, November 2, 2018 from 4 to 9 p.m.
Come join the fun at CHUCK E CHEESE located at 1000 Immokalee Road. SES will receive 15% of all sales. See www.chuckecheese.com for valuable coupons. Please support this event!
Download the flyer for this event here.
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
SANTA STROLL WALK-A-THON
Friday, December 7, 2018. Time TBA
SETON ANNUAL GALA/AUCTION
Saturday, April 6, 2019 5:30 to 10:30 at The Vineyards Country Club.
ST. JOHN NEUMANN NIGHT AT THE RACES
Saturday, November 3, 2018 6:30 to 10:00 p.m.
ST. AGNES PARISH EVENT
The Called and Gifted Workshop – Saturday, October 27: A one-day live presentation by Mary Sharon Moore and Charlie Hoover of the Catherine of Siena Institute, Colorado Springs, Colorado. The session will be on the nature of charisms, call, vocation and the process of discernment.
ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST PARISH NEWS
THANKSGIVING IN THE PARK is a great opportunity serve and share food, culture and love by providing thousands of people in Immokalee with a hot Thanksgiving meal. Last year over 1,600 people were served on Thanksgiving Day. Help is needed for the following:
- Weekend of November 17th and 18th – Bring your Turkey to Church Weekend
- Wednesday, November 21st – Turkey Shredding and Packing Day
- Thursday, November 22nd – Serving Thanksgiving Lunch at Immokalee Airport Park
- Friday, November 23rd – Clean-Up Morning
For more information on how you can serve, contact the church office at 239-566-8740 or send email to email@example.com.