Saint of the Month: Mary – Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Virtue of the Month: Hope
The Advent season begins December 2nd. Advent prayer books have and will be given out after masses at the parish. Every MONDAY morning, Kindergarten will be doing an all school advent prayer service in the gym starting at 8:30 a.m.
IMC Christmas Luncheon
The school choir and bell ringers will entertain our friends at the Intermountain Medical Center Christmas luncheon on Wednesday, December 6th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
All School Masses
All School Masses are held each Friday at 9:00 a.m. where all of the children in the school go to Mass together. We will be celebrating the Feast of the Immaculate Conception on Friday, December 8th. First grade will host.
7th/8th Grade Dance
Will be held December 8th from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. at Blessed Sacrament. Students must bring their student ID to attend.
Free Dress Pass Day
Tuesday, December 19th is free dress pass day for those that have a free dress coupon from one of their teachers. Free dress should always be modest and not reflect any messages or images that are inappropriate for our school environment.
We will be doing a Christmas food drive November 27th – December 20th, so please have your student bring in their class assigned food. Donations will go to the Saint Vincent food pantry. They are seeing more and more people in need coming to get food, so please donate if you can.
All Students in grades 3rd – 8th will be going to reconciliation during Advent in December during school hours.
The annual Student Christmas Program will be held on Tuesday, December 19th at 6:30 p.m. in the church. Come early for good seats.
No School – Christmas Holiday
December 21st through January 2nd. Classes resume Wednesday, January 3rd. Please Note: Wednesday, December 20th will be an early dismissal day with students dismissed at 12:30 p.m. for Christmas break.
“An Evening at Casino Royale” will be held in school gym and Holy Family Hall on Saturday, February 10, 2018. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED!!!! Reservation forms were sent home with all students in November, but you can also register online here. If you book by Friday, January 19th, you can save $10 per person.
We are always looking for items for our live and silent auctions. If you have something to donate, know someone, or a business you can get a donation from, please bring it in to the school. Any donation is greatly appreciated (please, no alcohol this year); no item is too small.
Volunteers are also needed. If you would like to get involved, please call the Development Office at 801-527-2043 or this year’s co-chair, Ali Barber, at 801-835-1725 and we will find the perfect project for you.
Auction Opportunity Drawing Information
The Auction Opportunity Drawing (formerly known as raffle) kick-off assembly will be on December 14th. Your student will get their raffle packets with contest information and their opportunity drawing tickets to sell. Please try to have them sell as many as possible. They are going home early again this year so you can sell to relatives over the holidays.
On snow days, students must bring snow boots, pants, hats, gloves, and coats in order to play in the snow at recess. Students go outside every day, even if it is cold, so please plan accordingly.