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CALENDAR UPDATE: NO SCHOOL JANUARY 22ND

On Monday, January 22nd, the Diocese of Toledo is hosting a day-long conference titled Ensuring Human Dignity: Addressing Modern Cultural Realities for Catholic Leaders.
In order for all staff to attend this important conference,
school will NOT be in session on January 22nd.


FIRST RECONCILIATION: JANUARY 17TH
Second-grade students will celebrate the Sacrament of First Reconciliation on Wednesday, January 17th at 6:30 PM at St. Wendelin Catholic Church. Families are encouraged to attend with their children. Siblings will be excused from classes that evening to attend with their brothers and/or sisters.


PARISH-TO-SCHOOL CONNECTION FELLOWSHIP (GR. 3): JANUARY 28TH
Parents and students in grade 3 will host “Parish-To-School Connection Fellowship” on Sunday, January 28th after all Masses. Please stop by for some delicious doughnuts, coffee and juice.


FIRST EUCHARIST INFORMATION
First Eucharist Enrollment will take place on Sunday, February 4th at the 10:00 AM Mass. The Enrollment is for all students who will be celebrating the Sacrament of First Holy Eucharist in May.
The first parent meeting for First Eucharist will be held on Wednesday, February 28th at 6:45 PM at St. Wendelin Catholic School.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR HOME CYO BASKETBALL GAMES
Volunteers are needed to help host the upcoming home CYO basketball games on Saturday, January 13th and Saturday, February 2nd. If you can help, please contact Shane Burnworth (419-435-8144 x308 · shane.burnworth@stwendelin.org). A full CYO schedule can be found on the St. Wendelin website (www.stwendelin.org).


INTERNET SAFETY TIPS

Throughout the month of January, students will be covering Internet safety in Mrs. Antonia Frohnen’s technology classes. Parents are encouraged to speak to students about the need to be careful on the Internet. Below are suggestions and websites that parents and students can explore for more information.

Students will learn the “Cyber Five” (i.e. five helpful rules to be safer on Internet) with a short animation that can be found at www.abcya.com/cyber_five_internet_safety.htm. The “Cyber Five” rules are: 1) Never give out personal information. 2) Don’t download alone; avoid viruses. 3) Don’t respond to a bully. 4) Copy and paste. Save it and print. Keep the evidence. 5) If you feel uncomfortable with what you see, tell an adult you trust.

Additional safety rules include don’t overshare, don’t disclose your address, don’t talk to strangers, don’t arrange meetings without permission from your parents, tell an adult about anything or anyone that makes you feel uncomfortable.

EXTRA RESOURCES:
FBI Cyber Surf Islands: https://sos.fbi.gov/

PBS Kids: http://pbskids.org/webonauts/

Brainpop Internet Safety Video: https://jr.brainpop.com/artsandtechnology/technology/internetsafety/

Brainpop Internet Safety Quiz: https://jr.brainpop.com/artsandtechnology/technology/internetsafety/hardquiz/


St. Wendelin Catholic School
34th Annual Action Auction
March 17, 2018

St. Wendelin Catholic School is asking for your help and would greatly appreciate donations of new merchandise, cash, or gift cards/certificates for the upcoming 34th Annual Action Auction.

This annual event helps to fund educational programs and necessary yearly school improvements at St. Wendelin Catholic School.

Tickets will be available starting January 15th in the Parish Office.


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