Blast Email: April 4, 2017

Missoula Children’s Theatre “The Tortoise Versus the Hare”

Don’t miss Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “The Tortoise Versus the Hare” this Saturday, April 8th at 12:30 and 3:00 p.m. in the school gym. Tickets are $7 for general seating and will be available for sale at the door. Doors open half an hour before each show (Noon and 2:30 p.m.). We hope you can attend one of the shows to support our students who are working so hard this week learning their roles. With a cast of 60, this is sure to be an entertaining production!

Specialty Classes

Please click on the document links below to find out what the students will learn in their specialty classes this month. We will start adding this communication to our blast emails once a month. This new addition to our blast emails is a result of parent comments from the survey and feedback from the School Board. Thank you for your input!

Gary Green

Choir/Band April 2017
Library April 2017
Physical Education April 2017
Computer-Technology April 2017
Spanish April 2017
Music April 2017

Easter Mass Schedule: Saint Vincent de Paul Parish – Lent & Holy Week

Thursday of the Lord’s Supper, April 13th
(NO morning Mass)
Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00PM
Adoration of the Eucharist 8:30PM-midnight

Friday of the Passion of the Lord, April 14th
Liturgy of the Word 3:00PM
Adoration of the Holy Cross
Holy Communion
Stations of the Cross 7:00PM

The Easter Vigil, April 15th
The Solemn Vigil of Easter 8:30PM

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord, April 16th
Celebration of Mass 9:00AM and 11:30AM
(NO Evening Mass)

Chess Club

Chess Club is open to students in grades 3 through 8. Those who do not know how to play may come and learn from other students and from our moderator, Aimee Toner. The club will meet from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on the following Fridays: April 28, May 5, May 12, and May 19.

After-School Karate

Saint Vincent School will host 4 after-school karate sessions on Mondays – April 24, May 1, May 8, and May 15 – from 3:15 to 4:15 p.m. The classes are open to students in grades 1 through 8. The cost is $50; please bring a check to the office to save your spot. Go to the following link to learn more about our instructor, Marius Gilca: Karate

Reading Auction

Rewards for Middle School: Reading Auction! Donation are now being accepted for the Middle School Reading Auction on May 10th. The most popular items to donate support outdoor fun as well as scrip cards (gift cards) for neat activities and treats. Students who bring in an item, with their name attached, will receive a prize at the auction.

Volunteers are also needed. Please click on the following link to sign up: Reading Auction Volunteers

School Counselor

Our school counselor, Marie West, has asked that we communicate to our parents that she is available as a resource to our families. If, as a parent, you feel your child(ren) would benefit from her services, she is available on the following days during the week:
Tuesdays: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Wednesdays: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Thursdays: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

You may email her at

Referral Program

Our biggest marketing tool is YOU! Click here to learn how you can earn $500 by referring a new family to attend our school.

PIP Hours

Please remember to submit your PIP hours. Click here for the PIP submission form.


We would like to thank you for your continued support of our scrip program. Please remember that scrip obligations are required to be completed by May 26th. If you have a questions about your scrip balance, please contact the office at or 801-277-6702.

Summer Sports Camp

Mark your calendar. William Trentman with Judge Memorial Catholic High School will be holding a summer sports camp at St. Vincent School the following weeks in June:

June 12-16
June 26-30

Please click on the following link for more details: Bulldog Summer Sports Camp

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School will be July 10th through July 14th. Please click on the link below for more details: VBS Flyer 2017 

School Board Nominations

The St. Vincent de Paul School Board is seeking new members! The School Board serves as an advisory body to the administration and contributes through four committees: Faith Formation, Strategic Planning, Communications, and Health and Safety.

If you would like more information, or would like nominate yourself or another candidate, please contact Mr. Green or any member of the School Board Executive Committee.

Mr. Green,
Ali Barber – President,
Stephen Smithson – Vice Present,
Jen Cockle – Secretary,

School Board is a three-year commitment. There will be open positions on all 4 committees in 2017-2018.

Nominees must:

  • support the school philosophy and mission
  • be a positive representative for the school
  • willingly contribute their talents and expertise
  • actively participate in the board activities and attend regular board meetings/functions

Now Taking Summer Camp Registrations

We are now taking Summer Camp registrations for grades K-5th. Please click on the following link for more details: Summer Camp 

Rice Bowl Collection

Students can bring their Rice Bowl collections during Mass this Friday, April 7th and on Wednesday, April 12th (this is the last day to turn in). The money goes to Catholic Relief Services.

Judge Memorial Summer Athletic Camps and Clinics

Register now for Judge Memorial’s athletic camps and programs designed for a variety of grades and interests. Students are encouraged to use these summer opportunities to explore a talent or interest in a particular sport, or to gain preparation for high school athletics. Whatever you decide, we look forward to seeing you this summer. Register NOW at at Judge Memorial Sports Camp or visit or website at Judge Memorial
JMCHS Sports Camps 2017 Flyer 


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