Blast Email: April 9, 2019

New Items, Reminders, and Upcoming Deadlines

  • Easter Break
  • Easter Mass Schedule
  • FanX@Salt Lake Comic Convention
  • St. Vincent Annual Talent Show
  • Basketball Clinics
  • Fish Fry
  • Rice Bowls
  • Box Tops
  • Party Boards
  • Grandparent’s Day
  • After School Golf Program
  • Employment Opportunities
  • Upcoming Events
  • Vacation Bible School
  • Summer Camp Registrations

Easter Break

Please note that dismissal on Wednesday, April 17th is at 12:30pm. Extended Day will be open until the regular closing time, 6:00pm. If your child will be going to Extended Day they will need to bring a cold lunch or they can purchase a hot lunch.

The School and Extended Day will be closed for the Easter Break beginning Thursday, April 18th through Monday, April 22nd. Classes will resume Tuesday, April 23rd.
Have a blessed and safe break!

Easter Mass Schedule

Saint Vincent de Paul Parish Lent and Holy Week 2019

  • Thursday of the Lord’s Supper, April 18th
    (NO morning Mass)
    Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00PM
    Adoration of the Eucharist 8:00PM-midnight
  • Friday of the Passion of the Lord, April 19th
    Liturgy of the Word 3:00PM Adoration of the Holy Cross Holy Communion
    Stations of the Cross 7:00PM
  • The Easter Vigil, April 20th
    The Solemn Vigil of Easter 8:30PM (Baptism and Confirmation of RCIA adults)
  • Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord, April 21st
    Celebration of Mass 9:00AM and 11:30AM
    (NO Evening Mass)

St. Vincent Annual Talent Show

The Annual Talent Show will be Wednesday, May 8th (Kindergarten – 8th grade). Click here to sign up. The last day to sign up will be Friday, May 3rd. Due to time constraints, we cannot accept more than 30 acts. Acts need to be 3 minutes or less. Please contact the school office if you have any questions.

Basketball Clinics

Coach Tom Hicks will lead a basketball clinic in the St. Vincent Gym on Thursday, April 25, from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. 5th and 6th grade girls and boys are invited. Ask anyone who has worked with our amazing 5th grade girls coach, and they will say how well he interacts with children, and that he is among the best coaches they have seen! Our previous blast email had a clinic on April 11 as well, but that had to be cancelled.

Fish Fry

Join the Saint Vincent de Paul Parish for a Lenten Fish Fry this Friday, April 12th from 4:30 – 7:00 PM in the Holy Family Hall. Click here for more details and cost.

Rice Bowls

This is a reminder that this Friday, April 12th is the last day for students to bring in their Rice Bowl collections. The money goes to Catholic Relief Services.

Box Tops

Please note that the last day to turn in box tops for this school year will be Friday, April 26th. You may turn them in to the school office or to your classroom. Thank you for your continued support with this program.

Party Boards

Sign-up and join us at our upcoming spring Party Boards!

Date: April 27, 2019
Time: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: Donohue Home

Dumplings vs. Pot Stickers? Egg rolls vs. Spring Rolls? What’s the difference, and how can I make these delicious apps at home? Get hands-on Asian rolling training and learn the tricks of the trade from a wonderful at-home chef (and Megan’s neighbor).

$45 per Person
Adults Only
Limited to: 20 people (Only 11 Spots Left!)
Sponsored by: Megan and Drew Donohue
Click here to sign up.

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Saint Vincent School Library

Your student can spend the morning with fellow friends and our super librarian, Anna Zanarini, celebrating favorite friends from Mo Williems’ books. Mo Willems is an American writer, animator, voice actor, and creator of children’s books. This library bash will offer stories, crafts, games, and treats.

$25 per Student (includes supplies and treats)
Students Only: Pre-K – 4th Grade
Limited to: 25 Students
Sponsored by: St. Vincent School Librarian, Anna Zanarini
Click here to sign up.

Sci-Fi ‘n Superhero Grandparents’ Day at Saint Vincent School

Friday, May 3rd

  • 9 a.m. Mass at Saint Vincent Parish. If going to Mass, please arrive by 8:45 a.m. to be seated with your grandchildren.
  • 9:45 a.m. Continental Breakfast in Holy Family Hall (for grandparents, friends, and parents only)
  • 10:30 a.m. Musical Program in School Gym. Come see the entire school perform great music!

If you and/or your child’s grandparents plan on attending the breakfast, please RSVP by clicking on the link below by April 29th. Please note, we will not be sending postcards home this year so please click here to RSVP.

After School Junior Golf at St. Vincent School

  • $60 – Ages 5-10 @ St Vincent
  • 3:15-4:15PM/ 4 weeks
  • Thursdays 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, & 5/16

Register by completing form attaching payment and turning into front office by 4/30 or call Nate @ (435) 640-4808, or email (write checks to Nate Olson or Venmo @Nathan-Olson-9).

Click here for the Golf Registration form.

Employment Opportunities

Accountant Needed
Our accountant of more than 20 years, Jody Gibson, is retiring. We wish her the best of luck with her relaxing time off!

We are looking for a new accountant to work 30-35 hours per week. Previous bookkeeping experience is necessary. Pay is based on experience. Tasks include managing payroll and accounts payable, posting deposits, reconciling accounts, creating monthly financial reports, preparing financial information for quarterly Finance Council Meetings, helping prepare the annual budget, and other tasks. Please contact the principal, Gary Green, at 801-527-2042 or for questions or to set up an interview.

Spanish Teacher Needed
St. Vincent de Paul Parish School is looking for a Spanish teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.The Spanish teacher instructs children in grades K-8, twice weekly. This position is equivalent to 2 full days; the exact days are flexible (Monday-Thursday). St. Vincent School is looking for a teacher who is:

  • Qualified for the job they seek (Fluent in Spanish; has a Bachelor’s Degree)
  • Able to form positive relationships with children in grades K-8
  • Able to work well with others
  • Flexible, professional, and who has a growth mindset (open to constant improvement)

Please contact the principal, Gary Green, at 801-527-2042 or for questions or to set up an interview.

Extended Day Teachers Needed
Extended Day provides after-school childcare for grades pre-k through 8th grade.

We are currently hiring part-time caregivers/teachers for after school Monday through Friday. Pay is based on experience. Please call or email Danielle Gibson, Director, at 801-527-2033 or for more information.

Mark your calendar for the following events

  • Spring Concert – April 30th
  • Student Talent Show – May 8th
  • Crowning of Mary – May 9th
  • Used Uniform Sale – May 18th and 20th

More Information to Following on these Events.

FanX @ Salt Lake Comic Convention

Click here for the flyer promoting a discount to this month’s Fan X Experience taking place at the Salt Palace Convention Center on Friday, April 19th and Saturday, April 20th. If people are planning to attend, they can use this code when they purchase their tickets from April 8 – 19, receive 20% off, and our Utah Catholic Schools will receive donations.

Vacation Bible School

It’s almost that time again! Make sure you have the week of July 15-19, 2019 from 8:45 AM – Noon on your calendar for a fun filled week at VBS! Youth Pre-K thorugh 5th grade are invited to join together for a week of faith, fun, and friendship. Watch for more information and registration information coming soon. For more information or to volunteer (adults and youth 6th grade and older) please call 801-527-2037.

Now Taking Summer Camp Registrations

We are now taking Summer Camp registrations for grades K-8th. Please click here for the Summer Camp Packet.


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