Box 10, 3900 Arthur Drive, Delta BC V4K 3N5
1 604-946-2611

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Dear Parents,

In keeping with our “Care For Our Common Home” theme, our family group activity today focused on animals. I thank the grade 5 students and teachers for organizing this great day for us. Thank you to those of you who were able to bring a bottle donation for the St. Monica Guild Christmas Market Bottle Booth. We will continue to accept bottle donations at the school office.

God Bless,

Kelly Kozack

Principal

School MassThursday, October 27 from 9:15am -10:15 am.  Class 3A will be serving.  All are invited to attend.

Coffee and Tea Mix and Mingle: Join us after the school mass tomorrow to warm up and catch up with a cup of coffee or tea. We will meet at the back of the church in the Sunflower Room. Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided.

Robotics Club Fundraiser:  Do you like Cookies? The Saints Robotics team will be having a cookies sale on Thursday after school this week. For just $2, you will get a Spooky Gingerbread cookie freshly baked by our friends at Richlea Bakery. Come hungry!

Halloween Candy Donations:  If you have extra Halloween candy and would like to donate it to the Agape Street Ministry.  Please bring it to Mrs. De Sousa’s Grade 2 class.  Thank you very much.

Sacraments of 1st Communion &/or Baptism for Older Children in Grade 3 & Up: Whether your family is just entering the church, is returning after time away, or have delayed the children’s sacramental preparation for other reasons, all are welcome.  To discuss and arrange for the Sacrament of Baptism, please contact the parish office to set-up a meeting with our pastor, Fr Edgar, at 604.946.4522.  If your child is already Baptized and you would like them to celebrate the Sacraments of 1st Reconciliation and 1st Holy Communion, please contact Erin Seddon as soon as possible: 604.946.2618 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dinner Dance Auction Update: 

How does the DDA Benefit the School?:  The purpose of the annual Dinner Dance Auction event is to raise funds for the Sacred Heart School Community, and to enrich the educational experiences of our kids. The only way that this can happen is through the generous sponsorship that we receive from local businesses and through your donations (which are tax deductible!) Thank you in advance for indicating your donation on to the ticket order form! Your donations will help the DDA team source some amazing auction items for you to bid on at the auction! 

Tickets: "Top Secret" invitations have gone out and should have made their way home. Please fill it out and return it as soon as possible so that you don't miss out on this incredible evening. 

Decorations:  As the decorating team plans to transform the gym into a gala-worthy venue, there are a few items that we are reaching out to the Sacred Heart Community to provide/lend/donate. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are able to assist. Items we are seeking: 

  • Aston Martin...ok, just kidding, but it would be cool though, right?
  • Crop-row cover - for those in agriculture, you know what this is!
  • Poker chips
  • Potted palm trees
  • 4 dozen red roses
  • Strings of festoon lights

Volunteer Opportunities:  There are still lots of opportunities for you to get involved. Don't forget to go online to the Volunteer Portal to sign up. Remember, many of the positions count as double hours!

Christmas Market Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Christmas Market Volunteer Opportunities

    The Christmas Market is looking for volunteers, specifically in the following areas:

    Setup - Friday, November 4

    @ 2:15 Strong arms are required to help lay down floor covering!

    @ 2:15 Helper with a truck to transport tables for the Tea Room from the Clubhouse

    @ 3:00 Table setup starts, heavy lifting required to set up the tables.

    @ 3:00 Once the tables are up we need organizers to stock the tables and price items.

    @ 3:30 One person to decorate a Christmas tree in the lobby

    Saturday, November 5

    @ 8:45 AM Booth Helpers required -  2-4 people required.  The Market runs from 9:00-2:00

    @ 2:15 - Clean Up (Double Hours)  Take down and put away tables, flooring, garbage clean up, etc.

    @ 3:30 Helper with a truck to transport tables to the Clubhouse

    If you are interested in volunteering please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Thank you to everyone who has already signed up!

    Christmas Market Donations

    The Christmas Market is graciously accepting donations!

    Baking Booth: Hello Bakers! We are looking for your donations of delicious baked goods for our Baking Booth.  Please ensure all baking items are in disposable containers and labelled "Baking Booth".  Items can be dropped off at the school gym after 3pm on Friday, Nov 4 or before 9am on Saturday, Nov 5.  Please contact Deirdre Bostock at 604 943 8975 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details.

    Tea Room: The famous Tea Room is looking for cakes & treats suitable to be cut into small squares for the Tea Room.  Please ensure all baking items are in disposable containers and labelled "Tea Room".  Items can be dropped off at the school gym after 3pm on Friday, Nov 4 or before 9am on Saturday, Nov 5 Please contact Lynne Willox at 604 789-2912 for more information.

    Cake Walk: The infamous calk walk is back for another year!  We need single layered decorated cakes for this fun game.  Please ensure all cakes are in disposable containers and labelled "Cake Walk". Cakes can be dropped off at the school gym after 3pm on Friday, Nov 4 or before 9am on Saturday, Nov 5

    The Bottle Booth is graciously accepting bottles for our bottle booth raffle. Sealed bottles of any size, shape and content are welcome.  You may drop off your donations in the box marked "Christmas Market Bottle Booth" located on the right hand side of the school stage.

    Sandwich Fillings: donations of canned ham, tuna, mayonnaise and asparagus tips (not pickled please) would be greatly appreciated.  You may drop off your donations in the box marked "Christmas Market Sandwich Makings" " located on the right hand side of the school stage.

    The Art & Spirituality corner urgently needs your donations of any religious art including statues, medals, crosses, rosaries, pictures, paintings, cards, bibles. prayer books, books, 1st communion or confirmation items, etc. Call Helene Calvert (604-943-1979) or Julie Petrie Thomas (778-834-7620) to arrange drop-off or pick up.

    Jewellery: We are looking for delicately used pieces of jewellery for this stunning and special booth. To donate please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    The Curios and Collectibles Booth is looking for your donations of China, Crystal, Figurines, etc. For pick up items please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Kids Corner is looking for gently used children's books, DVDs, games and puzzles. If you have anything to donate please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Odyssey of the Mind Registration - Still Open:

If your child is in Grades 4-7 and would like to join Odyssey of the Mind this year, please register them online through the school website, from the main page. Just look for the Odyssey logo.  If your child has handed a paper form in, there is no need to re-register. Please register before this Friday October 28th.  We will be looking to form our teams next week. 

If your child would like more information about Odyssey of the Mind, please have them find Mrs. Wyenberg, usually in the library, and she can answer any questions they might have. 

St. Monica Guild Invitation:  All Ladies of the Parish are cordially invited to St. Monica Guild Meeting,

Monday, November 7, at 7:30pm in the Clubhouse.  Our speaker will be Debbie Cheong, who will speak on the topic of Aging.... an Olympic Event!  Join Debbie Cheong (Provincial Coordinator of BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre’s Osteofit Program) in exploring the role of exercise in healthy aging. This interactive session will explore the effects of exercise and physical activity in reducing the risk of falls, management of chronic disease and quality of life.


About Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart Elementary is a Catholic Independent school serving the communities of Ladner and Tsawwassen in South Delta, BC.  With a beautiful campus, dedicated staff and a wide range of extracurricular activities, students in K-7 receive a well rounded education within a loving Christian environment.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Address
Box 10, 3900 Arthur Drive Delta, BC, V4K 3N5
Phone
1 604-946-2611
Mail
office@shsdelta.org

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