Miss Everitt from DeWitt school house transported us to 1895 for a fantastic one room school house experience. The Fourth graders experienced mental arithmetic, math on chalkboard slates, a spelling bee, and a Michigan leaves art project. It was a fun time visiting and learning in the past!
St. Mary's 3-Year-Old Preschool has ONE spot that just opened up!
3YO PS is Tuesday & Thursday mornings from 8:35am - 11:30am.
We also currently have openings in our K-8 along with our NEW Kindergarten Prep classrooms!
TWO KPREP OPTIONS AVAILABLE: 4-DAY M-TH & 5-DAY M-F from 12:35-3:30pm
Call the office and reserve your spot! 616.842.1282
Race for Education pledge totals as of today - May 7th - $9,190.00
Sponsorship donations are arriving daily by mail thanks to letters written by our students just last week.
We've also received sponsorship donations through the following link - RACE FOR EDUCATION PAYPAL PORTAL The portal will remain open through our race day on May 22 - help us spread the word!
SPRING SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR is Monday, May 6-13
Weekdays: 10AM - 4PM
Saturday: 5:30 - 6:15PM
Sunday: 10AM - 11AM & 12-1PM
**ALSO open at our Talent Show on Thursday, May 9 at 6:30PM
See their creative and fun biome projects!!!
WINGS – Summer Enrichment Program:
Students in grades K-7 can choose from over 35 classes, held at Muskegon Community College. For class listings and to register, go to https://www.muskegonisd.org/studentpgms/wings/
TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK - May 6-10
Help us celebrate our wonderful teachers!
The PTO is providing breakfast, lunch and fun gifts.
Parents, please help us by sending in some gifts for our teachers.
TUESDAY: Send in flowers. They can be from your yard, a store, or drawn by your student.
THURSDAY: The students will bring home stars early next week. Please have them write a thank you for their teachers. These can be sent in on Thursday.
Beginning Wednesday, May 1, our School uniform will include shorts worn at the knee. Please refer to the St. Mary's School Dress Code for uniform short requirements. The Dress Code can be found on our website at the following link: https://www.stmarysl.org/dress-code---st-marys-school.html
Congratulations to all the students who stood out showing the Virtue INDUSTRIOUSNESS last week! They were recognized by Principal VanHammen at Friday morning Mass. The Lobby TV also displays School News in case you weren't able to attend Friday 😀
Our VIRTUE for the Week beginning Monday, April 29th is SINCERITY - Meaning: Trustfulness in words and actions; honesty and enthusiasm towards others.
Pancakes, sausage, juice and fruit was on the menu this morning - a great way to start ERA Day!
It was FUN seeing so many students dress in their favorite era clothing and accessories from the late 1800's through Yesterday! (Era Day was an event scheduled for Spirit Week that was cancelled due to bad weather)
Openings are still available in our NEW Kindergarten Prep Classroom. CHOOSE BETWEEN 4 OR 5 DAY WEEK FOR YOUR CHILD!
2019/2020 Preschool Registration is nearing capacity in our 3 year-old and 4 year-old morning class.
Openings are still available in our NEW Kindergarten Prep Classroom.
CHOOSE BETWEEN 4 OR 5 DAY WEEK FOR YOUR CHILD! *****Reserve your spot today!
We invite anyone interested in seeing our beautiful school to call ahead or just stop by while school is in session. We'd love to show you how we teach the Catholic faith along with all the other core subjects each day.
Contact us by email: email@example.com or call 616-842-1282.
Be sure to like us on facebook! ❤️
Did you know? Many of our students participate in a variety of sports that are offered throughout the school year
in neighboring school districts - Track/Tennis/Lacrosse/Softball/Football/Cross Country/Ski Club/and more!
Plus, our very own St. Mary's School basketball teams for both boys and girls in the 5th - 8th grade.
SUMMER DAY CAMP OPPORTUNITY
Franciscan Life Process Center’s Summer Experiences Day Camp for Children ages 6-15 with Sister Mary Paul Moller, FSE - Lowell, Michigan
If you are not VIRTUS trained and want to volunteer at our parish or school and will be around children under 18, you are required to be VIRTUS trained and have supporting documents on file at our School. St. Mary's Parish will have a Protecting God's Children for Adults training class conducted by VIRTUS certified facilitators on Sunday, June 9 from 2:00PM-5:00PM (3 hour class)
Register for this class online at https://www.virtusonline.org/virtus/reg_list.cfm?theme=0
For more information on VIRTUS, visit our website at https://www.stmarysl.org/virtus-information.html
Where: St. Mary's Parish (Spring Lake)
When: Sunday, June 9, 2019 from 2:00PM-5:00PM
Estimated length of session: 3 hours
Once the presentation begins no one will be allowed to enter. Please arrive early - there is a brief sign-in procedure.
University of Detroit Mercy is offering a series of summer programs designed to improve reading and study skills, and stimulate greater interest in reading. See flyer for more information!
HOPE COLLEGE Summer Science camps are available for all ages and open for registration - they have morning and afternoon sessions. Register for the grade your student will be entering in fall 2019. For more information visit their website: https://hope.edu/…/center-explorat…/science-camps/index.html