St. Anthony’s School would like to take this opportunity to welcome our 6 new students and their families that started last Wednesday. We also welcome to our pre-school program teacher Letisha. May you all feel the warmth that St. Anthony brings! GO TIGERS!
Open Enrollment for the 2017-2018 School Year: If you know of any family who is interested in enrolling a new student at St. Anthony for the 2017-2018 school year, please invite them to call the school office and schedule a personal tour. Every recommended family for the next school year, who register and pays registration fee, the recommending family’s registration fee, will be waived for one student for the 2017-2018 school year.
ACRE Test: Assessment of Catechesis/Religious Education (ACRE) helps school, parish, and diocesan leaders evaluate the faith knowledge and attitudes of students in Catholic schools and parish-based religious programs. ACRE provides faith knowledge questions related to religious beliefs, attitudes, practices, and perceptions. It measures religious beliefs as it relates to God, the Church, Liturgy and Sacraments, Revelation, Life in Christ, Church History, Prayer/Religious Practices and Catholic Faith Literacy. St. Anthony students in grades 5 and 8 will be administered this test starting January 17th through the 20th. Please ensure that your students are on time and schedule no appointments this week.
Spelling Bee: Friday, January 20th, at 8:30am in the Msgr. Condon Center. All are welcomed to attend!
Tardiness: Just a reminder that school starts at 7:55am. We are experiencing a lot of students being late in the morning. Please arrive at least by the warning bell at 7:50am. Thank You!
Pre-School Special Hot Lunch: Friday, January 20th. Please support their fundraising efforts. Flyer is enclosed in today’s packet.
Thank you: for supporting our TK hot lunch last week.
PRE-SCHOOL ENROLLMENT: Application packets and financial aid forms will be available during our open house. Our preschool director, Ms. Laura Garcia, is available to share information and answer any questions you may have. Preschoolers must be 2.5 years of age and potty-trained.
Auction Donation: of $50.00 has been extended to January 31st. Please place in an envelope with your child’s name and grade. Thank you! This is part of your Financial Agreement. A $25.00 late fee will be applied if not received by the 31st of January.
2:00pm Dismissal: on Wednesday, January 18th, for curriculum meeting.
Catholic Schools Mass and Menudo breakfast: on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 10:30am. Menudo breakfast will be served starting at 8:00am. This is a very important day for our school. All families are invited to attend and join the faculty and staff so that prospective families will be able to see the blessings that St. Anthony School brings. Students must be in full uniform for Mass and check in with their teacher after Mass to receive a free dress pass. Free dress will be on Friday, February 3rd.
Menudo Breakfast – On January 29, 2017 we will have a menudo breakfast to kick off Catholic Schools Week. If you are interested in volunteering or supporting the event please complete the enclosed flyer. Pre-order forms for the breakfast have also been provided.
Progress Reports: will be sent home with your student on Tuesday, January 24th.
An Evening in Paris: Father/Daughter Dance on Saturday, February 4th, from 6-9pm. See enclosed flyer for more information.
Save the Date: St. Anthony School Auction “007” will be held at the Courtyard by Marriot on Saturday, April 29th. This promises to be a fun filled evening of dinner and dancing. More information to come in the coming weeks.
Mandatory PTO Hours and PTO Fundraising: This is a good time to review your progress on your PTO hours and PTO fundraising. A final bill will be added to your SMART account in May.
Uniform Policy: As the weather begins to change, please remember to follow the Uniform Policy that is outlined in our Parent Handbook. Sweaters, sweatshirts, and jackets must have the school logo on them. Thank you for your continued support in this matter!
St. Anthony School Text Line: As we continue to enhance communication with our parents, we are happy to announce our school’s text line through Remind. Text message from your phone 81010 and in the message type @dnhe. Thank you!
Come out and cheer on our girls and boys at their next game:
Tue 1/17 6:00 PM De Anza vs St. Anthony's 7th and 8th grade girls at PAL Gym
Wed 1/18 5:45 PM St. Anthony's 3rd and 4th grade boys vs Soria A at Colonia Gym
Sat 1/21 8:00 AM Colonia vs St. Anthony's 3rd and 4th grade girls at Colonia Gym
Sat 1/21 12:00 PM Fremont 1 vs St. Anthony's 5th and 6th grade girls vs Rio Vista Gym
Sun 1/22 8:00 AM St. Anthony's 7th and 8th grade boys vs Rio Real at PAL Gym
Sun 1/22 5:00 PM Frank vs St. Anthony's 5th and 6th grade boys at PAL Gym
Knights of Columbus League:
Santa Clara High School Gym Saturday, January 21, 2017
7th and 8th grade girls vs St. Augustine at 8:00am
5th and 6th grade girls vs OLG at 8:00am
7th and 8th grade boys vs St. Mary Magdalen 10:00am
5th and 6th grade boys vs St. John 11:00am