Catholic School Scholarship Opportunity
This week, 8th graders will be writing essays to apply for Scholarships offered to those who plan to attend Catholic High School next year. Students will be completing the essays in their entirety in Language Arts class over the course of two days.
The girls’ Scholarship opportunity is offered by the CCW Annette Henneberry Scholarship, and the boys’ is offered by the St. Giles Men’s Society. One girl and one boy will be chosen from the candidates to receive the Scholarships in the amount of 4,000 dollars. Winners will be announced during the graduation ceremony.
*Just for girls: Information provided by the Annette Henneberry Scholarship is being sent home today, March 4th. Service forms are due back by March 15th.
Candy and Cards for the Troops
Ambassadors will be collecting Halloween candy for the troops through Thursday, November 8th. Please send in leftovers or specially selected treats for our men and women serving our country! Students are also encouraged to create thank you and Thanksgiving cards for the troops as well! Cards and candy should be placed in the bins in the Corrigan lobby or outside the school office. Thank you for your kindness and generosity!
Junior High Halloween Dance 2018
All 7th & 8th-grade students are invited to the St. Giles Junior High Ghostly Graveyard Halloween Dance on Friday, October 19th from 7:00-9: 00 pm in McDonough Hall! Permission slips are due by Wednesday, October 17th to homeroom teachers!
Please remember that… Students must be inside the dance by 7:15 pm or they will not be admitted and they must stay until the end of the dance. If your student submits a permission slip prior to the dance but does not show up, parents will be contacted. Students must come to the dance in a costume in order to attend. If phones are brought to the dance, they will be collected in a phone bin upon arrival and returned to students at dismissal. There will be costume contests: funniest, scariest, and most original!
Links & Resources
Satire/Irony Unit: Helpful Links/Resources
Attached are links that will be helpful throughout our Satire/Irony Unit:
Links to Quizlet: (Make sure to join your specific block)View More