Announcements

Friday, Oct. 27

Trunk or Treat & Haunted Halls @ SWCS – Sunday, October 29th following Fostoria’s Halloween Pararde

Drama:
Sunday, October 29th from 2:00 – 4:30p for cast of characters @ SWCS. Following practice students will be bused
to take part in Fostoria’s Halloween Parade @ 5:00p. Please bring candy to pass out along the parade route.
Students will be bused back to the school and can be picked up at the school.
Monday, October 30th from 2:30 – 4:30p (Cast of characters, lights/ ninjas/ sound/ effects)
Tuesday, October 31st from 2:35 – 5:00p (Cast of characters – full run w/ costumes)
Wednesday, November 1st – (Cast of characters & ninjas (2nd grade)
Thursday, November 2nd from 2:35 – 5:00p (cast of characters FINAL RUN w/ costumes/ ninjas
Friday, November 3rd – call times (cast of characters, sound & lights @ 5:30p/ Student body @ 6:15p)
Saturday, November 4th – call times (Pizza Party for all students @ 5:30p in SWCS cafeteria)

Complimentary tickets for Into the Woods, Jr. were sent home Friday with students. Tickets for Into the Woods, Jr. are available in the school office from 7:30a – 3:15p. Tuesday, October 31st is the last day to get/ order tickets for Saturday’s dinner theater.

Happenings the week of October 30th:
3rd grade Reading Guarantee Test
Imagination Station @ SWCS
Book Fair (Tuesday – Thursday) Rm. 116
Mass – Wednesday @ 9:00a
Eucharistic Adoration – Thursday
Into the Woods, Jr. (Friday, Nov. 3 & Saturday, Nov. 4) @ 7:00p

Parent/ Teacher Conferences are Thursday, November 2nd. Times were sent home with report cards.

Reminder – No School Friday, November 3rd.

A copy of Celebrating Sunday for Catholic Families 2017-2018 was sent home Friday with the youngest student in each family.

There will be a physical clinic on Wednesday, November 8th for all students that have not yet gotten their physical. Time will be annnounced.

All CYO volunteer coaches will be reimbursed coaches fees once they present their certification lanyard to Mr. Burnworth.

Friday, Oct. 20

Picture retakes are Monday, October 23rd. If your child wants retakes please return the original picture packet. We will automatically take your child’s picture if he/ she was absent on picture day. Picture forms are available in the office.

Next week is Spirit Week (October 23rd – 27th).

Drama: Monday, Wednesday & Thursday – 2:35 – 3:35p / Tuesday & Thursday – 2:35 – 4:00p

CYO Volleyball Tournament for the Tri-deanery will be held Saturday, October 28 & Sunday, October 29th with the top 3 teams advancing to the Diocesan tournament on Saturday, November 4th. Tournament brackets will be emailed tomorrow.

CYO Basketball: Contracts for CYO Basketball are due no later than Monday (October 23rd). Physicals need to be completed by November 1st. Games will start in December. If you need help paying for physicals please contact Shane Burnworth (shane.burnworth@stwendlein.org).

The Shirley Popcorn Fundraiser will be beginning Wednesday, Nov. 1st.
Free samples will be available at the musical. Shiley’s popcorn balls will be available at the concession stand during the musical.

SPIRIT WEEK 2017 BEGINS. . .
SPIRIT WEEK DRESS & GUIDELINES

►Please note: All clothing should be school appropriate. No tight, low-cut or revealing clothing is
permitted. No spaghetti straps. Anyone not clearly dressing to the theme of the day will be asked to
change into regular dress code. If unsure bring regular clothes. Any unnatural hair coloring used during
spirit week must be able to be washed out the next day.

MONDAY, OCT.23 – Class Color Day

Students are asked to wear shirts of the class color. Students may wear jeans with a colored shirt.
K ~ Red 5th ~ Purple
1st ~ Orange 6th ~ Pink
2nd ~ Gold 7th ~ Gray
3rd ~ Green 8th ~ Black
4th ~ Blue Staff ~ Choice

TUESDAY, OCT. 24 – Character Day

Character Day – grades K-8
Students may dress up as their favorite storybook, super hero or movie character.
All costumes and clothing must be school appropriate. Students may wear a super hero t-shirt with jeans. No
sweatpants, no tight-fitting clothing, no short shorts, no revealing outfits, no inappropriate words, signs, pictures, etc.
Face make-up & hats are allowed. Please adhere to the rules above.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 25 – Switch Day

Students Dress Up Like Teachers/ Teachers Dress Like Students
Students may dress up as teachers (dresses, skirts, dress pants, shirts, ties, etc.). Teachers will dress in uniform clothing. All clothing must be school appropriate, no tight clothing, no short shorts, no revealing outfits, no inappropriate words, signs, pictures, etc.
Mass ~ Celebrate St. Wendelin’s Feast Day
Show & Tell ~ Students should bring an item (religious or cultural) from home to celebrate their family and share with their family group.

THURSDAY, OCT. 26 – St. Wendelin Color Day (Black & Gold)

Spirit Day – grades K-8
Wear as much gold and black as possible! Jeans and warm-up pants (gold and black only).
Face make-up allowed. Please adhere to the above rules.

FRIDAY, OCT. 27 – Pancake & Pajama Day

Pajama Day – grades K-8
Students may wear pajamas/ sweat pants, slippers robes, etc. All pajamas must be school appropriate. No writing on the back of sweatpants, no signs, no straps, and clothing must remain respectful.
The cafeteria will be serving pancakes for lunch.
K-2 cookie decorating/ Grades 3-8 will play volleyball; the winning team will play against the staff @ 1:00p.
Volleyfall (championship match) & Pep Rally @ 1:00p (North gym)

SUNDAY, OCT. 29 –

Fostoria Halloween Parade @ 5:00p
Following the Halloween Parade SWPA will host Trunk or Treat (SWCS South Parking Lot) & Teens for Life/ Room
Mothers will host Haunted Halls (SWCS 1st Floor Hallway- children enter from the west end doors)

 

Friday, Oct. 13

Saturday, October 14th ~ Good luck Lady Mohawks!!
CYO Volleyball (5th) HOME @ 9:00a w/ New Riegel All Saints & @ 11:00 w/ Tiffin Catholic
CYO Volleyball (7-8th) @ Carey @ 9:00a w/ Carey OLC (Carter) & @ 10:00a w/ New Washington St. Bernard

All families are invited to participate in the Rosary Rally being held at St. Wendelin Catholic Parish tomorrow at 12 noon! Participating students will receive a dress down day on
Friday, October 20th. Students are also invited to volunteer to lead a decade of the rosary – please contact Ms. Pehmoeller if interested! See the attached flyer for more details and
hope to see you there!

Drama practice: Sunday, October 15th from 2:00 – 4:00p, Wednesday, October 11th & Thursday from 2:35 – 3:35p.

On Monday, October 16th there will be Hearing & Vision screenings for all Kindergartners.

Kindergartners will be going to Conine’s Pumpkin Patch on Friday, October 20th.

Students interested in playing CYO basketball this winter are asked to sign up in their classrooms or in the office. Last date to sign up is Monday, October 23rd. Practices will begin the first week in December.

Spirit Week will be the week of October 23 – 27. More details to follow.

Picture retakes are scheduled for Monday, October 23rd.

Pancake & Pajama Day at SWCS will be Friday, October 27th. Please see attached flyer for more information.

Conference sign-up forms went home today with the youngest student in the family. Please return by Thursday, October 19th.

St. Wendelin Children’s Theatre (SWCT) presents…..

Friday, November 3rd & Saturday, November 4th

Advance orders for tickets to St. Wendelin Children’s Theatre’s (SWCT) inaugural drama production “Into the Woods Jr.” are now being taken. Performances are at 7:00p on Friday & Saturday, November 3 & 4. Tickets are $10 for adults/ $8.00 for seniors/ & $5.00 for students. On Saturday, we are offering a Dinner Theater with dinner beginning at 6:00p. All tickets for the Dinner Theater are $20.00 which includes an Italian Buffet and the show. Reservations for the dinner theater need to be received by Monday, October 30th. See the attached order form to place your ticket order.

Parents please note: Students will not be attending the dinner before Saturday’s performance. They will have pizza before the performance.

 

Friday, Oct. 6

Junior High students will be going to the Good Shepherd Nursing Home onMonday, October 9th. Permission slips need to be returned by Monday.

Drama practice: Monday, October 9th & Wednesday, October 11th from 2:35 – 3:35p.

Students interested in playing CYO basketball this winter are asked to sign up in their classrooms or in the office. Practices will begin the first week in December. 

SWCS Mohawk Club is giving all St. Wendelin CYO volleyball and basketball athletes a long-sleeve warm-up t-shirt. Forms were given to students in grades 3-8 on Thursday, October 5th. We ask that all order forms be returned by Tuesday, October 10th. Parents will be able to order shirts at a later date.

Wednesday, October 11th ~ Family Catechesis Night for all junior high students and parents (Religious Ed and school families both). It will be held 6:45-8pm in the cafeteria.

St. Wendelin Children’s Theatre (SWCT) presents…..

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Friday, November 3rd & Saturday, November 4th
Advance orders for tickets to St. Wendelin Children’s Theatre’s (SWCT) inaugural drama production “Into the Woods Jr.” are now being taken. Performances are at 7:00p on Friday & Saturday, November 3 & 4. Tickets are $10 for adults/ $8.00 for seniors/ & $5.00 for students. On Saturday, we are offering a Dinner Theater with dinner beginning at 6:00p. All tickets for the Dinner Theater are $20.00 which includes an Italian Buffet and the show. Reservations for the dinner theater need to be received by Monday, October 30th. See the attached order form to place your ticket order.  
Parents please note: Students will not be attending the dinner before Saturday’sperformance. They will have pizza before the performance.

Friday, Sept. 29

Saturday, September 30 ~ Good luck Lady Mohawks!

CYO Volleyball (5) @ Tiffin St. Joseph @ 11:00a w/ Tiffin Catholic & @ 1:00p w/ New Riegel All Saints

CYO Volleyball (7/8) @ Findlay St. Michael’s @ 1:00p w/ Findlay St. Michael (Schetter) & @ 2:00 w/ Findlay St. Michael (Schetter)
 
Parents, you have until Monday, October 2nd to purchase your Mohawk Pride t-shirt. Shirts are available in short or long sleeve
Drama is cancelled Monday & Wednesday
 
Wednesday, October 4 ~ Server training for 5th graders
 
Sunday, October 8 ~ School-to-Parish Connection (5th grade hosting Fellowship) – see attached sign up form
                                    Confirmation Commitment @ 10:00a Mass
Friday, November 3rd & Saturday, November 4th
Advance orders for tickets to St. Wendelin Children’s Theatre’s (SWCT) inaugural drama production “Into the Woods Jr.” are now being taken. Performances are at 7:00p on Friday & Saturday, November 3 & 4. Tickets are $10 for adults/ $8.00 for seniors/ & $5.00 for students. On Saturday, we are offering a Dinner Theater with dinner beginning at 6:00p. All tickets for the Dinner Theater are $20.00 which includes an Italian Buffet and the show. Reservations for the dinner theater need to be received by Monday, October 30th. See the attached order form to place your ticket order.  
Parents please note: Students will not be attending the dinner before Saturday’s performance. They will have pizza before the performance.

 

Friday, Sept. 22

Midterm reports were sent home today with students (grades 1-8).

Saturday, September 23rd ~ Good luck Lady Mohawks!!
          CYO Volleyball (5th) HOME @ 9:00a w/ Carey OLC & @ 11:00 w/ Findlay St. Michael
CYO Volleyball (7-8th) HOME @ 2:00 w/ New Washington St. Bernard & @ 3:00p w/ New Washington St. Bernard
Family Reunion Day (Saturday, Sept. 23rd) @ SWCS following the girls CYO volleyball games. There will be a picnic, prizes and 2 movies to choose from (Moana & Lion King). Activities will start around 4:00p.  Participating families (students) will receive a dress down day on Friday, October 6th. We hope to see you tomorrow!
On Monday, September 25th there will be Hearing & Vision screenings for all 3rd graders.
There will be a Parent meeting for 2nd graders regarding Reconciliation Wednesday, September 27th at 6:45p in the SWCS Chapel.
There is no Homework Help on Thursday, September 28th.
Just a reminder, there is NO SCHOOL on Friday, September 29th.
Tickets for “Into the Woods” are on sale now. Just to let parents know, each student will receive 1 complimentary ticket for each night’s performance. Performances are at 7:00p on Friday & Saturday, November 3 & 4. Tickets are $10 for adults/ $8.00 for seniors/ & $5.00 for students. On Saturday, we are offering a Dinner Theatre with dinner beginning at 6:00p. All tickets for the Dinner Theatre are $20.00 which includes an Italian Buffet and the show. See the attached order form to place your ticket order.
Thank you to all those who baked cookies for Grandparents Day: Jill Badik, Jessica Earl, Kellee Hoover, Kim Jones, Marcella Portillo, BriAnna Preble, Judy Pusateri, Kristen Schmenk, Misty Shiley-Seasly, Ryan Seibert & Angie Sheets. Your generous donation of cookies was greatly appreciated by all in attendance.
Have a great weekend!

CYO Volleyball ~ Go Mohawks!
(Gr. 5) ~ Saturday, September 16th @ 9:00a @ New Riegel w/ New Riegel All Saints & @ 10:00a w/ Tiffin Catholic

(Gr. 7-8) ~ Sunday, September 17th @ 2:00p @ Findlay St. Michaels w/ Findlay St. Michaels (Schetter)

Help is needed at next week’s home CYO volleyball game & future games. Please see the attached letter from Ryan Seibert for more details.

Parish Cookout & Retreat ~ Sunday, September 17th @ 4:30-8:30p @ Rectory, Church & Parish Hall

For Students in grades 6-8 – Applications for the Student Lighthouse Team need to be turned in to Ms. Pehmoeller by Monday (September 18th).

Hearing/ Vision & Scoliosis Screening (Grade 5) ~ Monday, September 18th

Title I Parent Meeting ~ Tuesday, September 19th @ 6:30p in room 113

Wednesday, September 20th ~ Grandparents Day ~ 9:00a Mass @ Church/ 10:00-11:00a Activities @ School

Friday, September 22nd ~ Midterms will be sent home