Newsletter for April 7, 2014

 April 9 Chapel Mrs. Shelton's Kindergarten
 April 11  PARENTS' GUILD MEETING 8:15am - Art Room
 April 14-21 Easter Break 
 April 22-25  Earth Week
 April 23  Variety Show Dress Rehearsal - 8:20 a.m. - Chapel
 April 24  Variety Show - 6:30 p.m. - Chapel
 April 25  Spring Auction Fundraiser (Spring Garden Party)
 April 30  Chapel - Mrs. Dias and Mrs. Gipson's 3rd grade
 April 28-May 2  Teacher Appreciation Week
 May 7  May Birthday Celebration
 May 5-9  Book Fair
 May 8 Open House
 May 9  Parents' Guild Meeting, 8:15, Art Room
 May 12-16  Testing Week
 May 14  Chapel - Mrs. Logan and Mrs. Dotta's 3rd grade
 Volunteer Appreciation
 May 21  Chapel - Miss Tiffany and Miss Melinda's Pre-K class
 May 22  Spring Concert - 6:30 p.m.
 Affair of the Arts 5:30 p.m.
 May 26  Memorial Day - No School - No Daycare
 May 28  Chapel - 8th Grade Class of 2014
 June and July Birthday Celebration
 May 29  Awards Assembly - 8:20 a.m.
 Field Day
 Graduation - 7:00 p.m.
 May 30  Pancake Breakfast
 Last day of school

Articles for the Newsletter

Please email articles for the newsletter to Mrs. Appling at

The deadline is on Tuesday's, no later than 10:00 a.m.

Parents' Guild Meeting Friday, April 11 at 8:15 a.m. in the Art Room.

Don't miss out this is a very important meeting!!!

St. Paul's School Variety Show:  April 24, 6:30 p.m. in the school Chapel

The Variety Show dress rehearsal will be on Wednesday, April 23 at 8:20 a.m. 

(the dress rehearsal's date changed from April 22 to April 23)

Lost and Found- Please check the lost and found located near the basketball courts.  There are mounds of clothing!  These items will be donated to a charity during Easter Break.

Easter Break!  April 14-21

Daycare is available April 14 through the 17 and Monday, April 21.

No daycare available Friday,  April 18

Earth Week

Earth Week is here!

This year we want to continue with wearing a meaningful color each day of Earth Week.

The winning class will receive a bucket of rainbow skittles!!!

Tuesday, April 22nd 

Go Green - Wear GREEN to encourage the "renew, reuse, and recycle" practice.

Wednesday, April 23rd

 Rock Red - Wear RED to show our awareness of the dangers of overfilling our landfills and the need to protect our valuable farmland.

Thursday, April 24th

 Brilliant Yellow - Wear YELLOW to embrace solar energy and all renewable energy sources.  

                                      (Recycled Art is due in Library in the morning)

                           CURIOUS GEORGE BIKE RIDE 1:00 P.M. ST. PAUL'S SCHOOL PARKING LOT!!!

Friday, April 25th -

Bold Blue - Wear BLUE to support the need to keep our water clean and abundant for all.

St. Paul's School Student Council would like to make a difference

St. Paul's School families and friends, during the months of April and May the student council will be collecting duffel bags and backpacks to give to an organization called CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates - for children).  CASA gives bags to foster children moving from home to home.  Most of these children use plastic bags to carry there items.  We the Student Council of St. Paul's School would like to help change this.  

Please bring your duffel bag or backpack to school and give to your teacher.

Thank you, 

St. Paul's School Student Council


We're building something Special!

Leave your child's mark and make a difference for future generations of St. Paul's School students!

For further information and printable order form please click the link below.



The St. Paul's School "Spring Garden Party" is just around the corner!  

Please plan to join us Friday, April 25 at the Visalia Country Club.

St. Paul's School "Spring Garden Party" is a fun, casual event and is our largest fundraiser of the year.  

Event Details:

*Friday, April 25th - 6:00 p.m.

*Visalia Country Club (all adults welcome; membership at the club not required for attendance)

*Hors d' oeuvres and no-host beverages

*Music and dancing after the auction 

*$40.00 per person

Summer School Classes will be available soon!

Summer School Dates:

Week #1 June 9-13

          #2 June 16-20

          #3 June 23-27

          #4 July 7-11

          #5 July 14-18

A.R. Checkpoints for the 4th quarter:

25% by Monday, March 31

50% by Tuesday, April 22

75% by Monday, May 5

100% by Friday, May 23

Marquee!  Your Name in Lights!!!

Purchase space on SPS Marquee, only $20.00 per day.  Forms are available in the school office.

St. Paul's School Shirts/Hoodies Ordering Information

We will begin ordering St. Paul's School shirts and hoodies on a quarterly basis.  The ordering deadline date is: 3/21/14.  Students must have a red St. Paul's School shirt for all field trips as well as any chapel presentations.  Should your child need a t-shirt  or hoodie, please order yours today!  Click on the link below for your order form or you may pick one up in the office.

SPS Shirt and Hoodies Order Forms

SPS on Facebook

Check us out on Facebook!


If you DO NOT  want your student's picture to be posted on our Facebook and Twitter pages, please email Mrs. Guadagni at .  Students are only posted in groups and are never identified.

Escrip Online Mall

Remember the Escrip Online Mall!  The Escrip Online Mall allows you to earn scrip credit while shopping online at many popular merchantssuch as:  Amazon, Apple, Macys, Williams-Sonoma, Target, Wal-Mart, Chico's, Sephora, and many more.

  You must register with Escrip using the St. Paul's School ID number.  St. Paul's School group ID number: 140581490.  Then simply log into Escrip and begin your shopping at the Escrip mall website.  Your purchases earn credit towards your scrip obligation.  It takes approximately 90 days for your credit to post.

Giving Corner

All donated items are being collected in the Giving Corner, located at the southwest end of the parking lot.    Thank you!


We use email to communicate quickly and ecologically with our families. Some of the items sent by email include: 

  •  Weekly newsletter 

  •  Hot Lunch

  •  Special events information – concerts, movie nights, Santa’s workshop, etc. 

  •  Parent's Guild events 

  •  Health and Safety information that affects St. Paul’s School.

Grandparents or other family members are welcome to join our email list as well! To be included in our email list please email Mrs. Appling with any of the email addresses (home, work, family members) that you would like included on our e-mailing list.