Newsletter


Newsletter for October 28, 2014

Articles for the Newsletter

Please email articles for the newsletter to Mrs. Ramsey at cramsey@spsvisalia.com

***The deadline for articles is Monday, no later than 5:00 p.m.

Saint Paul's School Fall Book Fair 

The SPS Fall Book Fair is here!  The SPS Book Fair will be held in the chapel Monday, October 27th through Friday, October 31st.  The fair will be open Tuesday - Thursday until 4:00 and Friday, during 1st recess only.  Also, you can check out the SPS Book Fair online at www.scholastic.com/fair where ordering is open until November 7th.  

Watch for your child's wish list to come home this week and the teacher's wish lists at the fair!  This is a great way to contribute books to our classroom and school libraries.  We are looking forward to a large variety of books to engage all of our readers.  This is a great opportunity to stock your home library or start holiday shopping while helping to support our school.  We hope to see everyone there!

Halloween Party Activities

Kindergarten- 5th:

  • Parade through the elementary courtyard (students walk the large oval from the Library to the sidewalk in front of the parking spaces)
  • Class picture time- two stations
  • Pumpkin decorating and sugar cookie stations
  • Chapel for Halloween entertainment


***If you would like to help, sign-up sheets can be found at your student's classroom!

Middle School:

  • Middle School student's can wear Orange and Black, but no masks
  • 6th: Roller Town from 2:00-3:30
  • 7th and 8th grades:  Parties will be held on campus


Order your 2014-2015 St. Paul's School Yearbook Today!!

Yearbooks are $30.00 cash or check payable to SPS in the front office.  The yearbook price will go up to $40.00 after December 19.

Supply is limited don't miss out!  Order forms are available in the front office or you may click on the link below.  Bring order form along with payment to the front office.

2014-2015 Yearbook Book Order Form

2014-2015 Yearbook Personal Announcement Order Form

Hot Lunch Menu Available through November

Don't be stuck making sack lunches!  Lunches are now available through the end of November.  

Just click on the link to order now: https://spsvisalia.schoollunchchoice.com

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 2014-2015 Donation Drives

October:  Cat food, dog food, animal toys

November:  Canned food, frozen turkeys

December:  St. Nicholas Day gifts

January:  Jackets, sweaters, warm clothes

February:  Stuffed animals, dolls

March:  Gently used toys

April:  Hygiene supplies

May:  Gently used clothes

Items will be collected monthly in designated bins in front of the school, as well as in the Giving Corner shed located in the southeast corner of the parking lot.

Thank you for your participation!

St. Paul's School Shirts/Hoodies Ordering Information

We will begin ordering St. Paul's School shirts and hoodies on a quarterly basis.  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!

FACEBOOK/TWITTER/INSTAGRAM

Please follow St. Paul's School on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

If you DO NOT  want your student's picture to be posted on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages, please email Mrs. Guadagni at cguadagni@spsvisalia.com .  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!

YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS IS IMPORTANT

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, special fundraisers, 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 click on the link above to subscribe to our newsletter.  This is through Constant Contact.