We a fantastic beginning to the year! Seeing everyone’s smiling faces back at school yesterday morning is what makes coming to work so enjoyable! Thank you for entrusting your child’s Catholic education to us. We look forward to working with you to help your child become the best person they can be. We will hold our Annual General Meeting with our Parish Education Committee and Meet the Teachers Night tomorrow beginning at 7:00pm in the gym. Top Marks Uniform Representatives will also be available from 6:00pm – 7:30pm the same evening. We look forward to seeing you tomorrow.
Archbishop’s Letter to Parents: Please see the attachment below for an important letter from Archbishop Miller and Deacon Henk Luyten (Superintendent, CISVA).
Family Day at Sacred Heart: Come join your sacred heart community for our Family Day celebration.
When: Sunday September 16 from 12:30-4:00. Free family fun with a potluck, games and more. If you would like to contribute to the potluck, there will be a sign-up sheet at the school office and at the back of the church after each mass this weekend.
Grade 7 Volunteers: This is also an excellent opportunity for you to start collecting hours too! Look for a sign up sheet in class to volunteer.
Please see the attachment below for the poster.
New Family Orientation Meeting: Our Parish Education Committee (PEC) welcomes all new families to the New Family Orientation Meeting next Wednesday, September 13 at 6:30pm
Spirit Wear Sales: Spirit wear will be on sale this week every day after school and on Thursday evening at the AGM. We will be accepting debit or credit only.
Boundary Bay Cross Country Meet - Volunteers Needed: This year marks the 9th Annual Boundary Bay Cross-Country Meet at Centennial Beach Park. As many of you know, this is a very fun event that brings together children in our local schools and Catholic community to enjoy running at a beautiful location.
The RunInn kindly hosts the meet and and even more important, the money raised at this non-profit event goes directly to KidSport Delta Foundation (www.kidsportcanada.ca/britishcolumbia/delta/.) KidSport is dedicated to helping children play on teams or join clubs that they may not financially be able to afford without assistance. I hope that you can get involved in this event by
1) Volunteering on the day of (Sept 28th, race starts at 11:30) with you hours going towards your SHS volunteer account, or
2) Making a donation to KidSport (in exchange you will receive recognition at the event and in our local newspaper).
Anyone interested in helping as a LWC Assistant or Leader on a rotation of 4x/semester, please contact Jennifer Kettlewell.
Sacred Heart Church Children’s Choir: For all those interested in singing for Sunday or special Masses, our parish children's choir, The Heartbeats, practices after school every Thursday from 3:15- 4:15. First practice will be Thursday, Sept. 13th. We sing once a month, usually at the 9:00 am Sunday Mass. Our schedule continues through the year until June. Come out and join us and meet new friends. Children in grades 2-7 from the parish are all welcome. Also, any parents who are able to play an instrument and able to accompany the choir are welcome too! For more information, email Mme Lisa Wiechers lwiechers@shsdelta.