Fall Family Fun Night

Friday, September 30, 2022



PTO is planning a Fall Family Night…mark your calendars now!


Sunday, Oct 9 -

4:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m….Fall Family Fun Night/STS Schoolyard…please see the flyer sent to parents earlier today for more details.


*Reminders for this Upcoming Week

   -Hot Lunch on Monday (K-8th)…Sloppy Joes

   -Girls Basketball Game on Monday at 6:00 p.m./Unity East School

   -Girls Basketball Game on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m./Deland-Weldon School

   -Girls Basketball Game on Thursday at 6:00 p.m./Countryside School

   -Wednesday and Thursday 3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m…Parent-Teacher Conferences

   -7th Grade Parent Luncheon on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m./Classroom #12

   -Thursday…Wear Mass Day Attire for Children’s Mass at 8:30 a.m.

   -Thursday…Coffee & Donuts & Milk $1 in the John Schumacher Gym

   -Cross Country Sectional on Saturday, October 8th at 10 a.m. at STM

   -Friday & Monday…No School (PK-8th)…October 9th & 12th

   -Family Fall Night will take place on Sunday, October 9th at 4:30 p.m.



*Calendar/Raffle Tickets….our winner for Monday, September 26th was David Stinebaugh.  He won $50.  It was sold by the Stinebaugh Family.  Congratulations!


Sunday, October 2nd

*6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.—Youth Group for 8th-12th graders/St. Dominic Room of Parish Office


Monday, October 3rd

*Spirit Wear Day

*Hot Lunch (K-8th)/Sloppy Joes

*Calendar Drawing ($50)

*8:30 a.m.—Scrip Gift Card Orders Due

*6:00 p.m.—Girls Basketball Game at Unity East


Tuesday, October 4th

*4th Grade Band

*5th Grade Band

*7:30 a.m.—Choir Practice

*5:30 p.m.—Girls Basketball Game at Deland-Weldon


Wednesday, October 5th

*8:30 a.m.—Devotions (K-8th)/St. Thomas Church

*11:30 a.m.—7th Grade Parent Luncheon/Rm #12

*3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.—Parent-Teacher Conferences


Thursday, October 6th

*5th Grade Band

*Advanced Band

*Wear Mass Day Attire

*7:30 a.m.—Choir Practice

*8:30 a.m.—Children’s Mass (K-8th)/St. Thomas Church/All are Welcome/The Mass will be Live Streamed through our school website/This Mass will be prepared by the 8th Graders

*After Mass—Coffee & Donuts & Milk…bring $1/John Schumacher Gym/All are Welcome

*2:00 p.m.—Pet Blessing/Bring your pet (in cages or on leashes) to the School Parking Lot on the East Side of the School

*3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.—Parent-Teacher Conferences

*6:00 p.m.—Girls Basketball Game at Countryside


Friday, October 7th

*No School (PK-8th)

*Calendar Drawing ($100)


Saturday, October 8th

*Cross Country Sectionals at STM


Sunday, October 9th

*4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.—Fall Family Fun Night/STS Schoolyard

*No Youth Group Meeting

Monday, October 10th

*No School (PK-8th)



   -Please find in your email ways to help with the Athletic Hot Dog Luncheons through the Sign-UpGenius (K-8th).

   -Please find in your email ways to help with the Home Girls Basketball Games through the SignUpGenius


**On Friday mornings when school is in session, there will be an All-School (K-8th) Children’s Mass at 8:30 a.m. at St. Thomas Church.  Students should wear their Mass Day Attire to school on Mass days.  The public is welcome to attend our school Masses this year. 


**PTO is in the process of compiling a list/database of subject matter experts willing to assist our teachers in the classroom with various topics. Teachers will be able to search and utilize these contacts to assist with curriculum planning and engage with family and community members as well. If you would be willing to share your talents as a guest speaker or subject matter expert, we invite you to complete the form via this link  https://forms.gle/tnEo97LxTYVHpucp7 . Please go to this website before Monday morning if possible. 


*PTO would like to provide childcare for our upcoming meetings.  If you are interested in babysitting during our next meeting, please contact Ray Zumbahlen at rayzumbahlen@gmail.com letting him know which dates you would be available to help.  This is a great opportunity to volunteer!


WHERE:  The Aftercare Room

WHEN:  Wednesday, October 19th

TIME:  Meetings begin at 6:00 p.m. and last approximately 1.5 hours.  Babysitters will need to arrive at 5:45 p.m.

DETAILS:  All children will be potty trained.  Parents will be in the John Schumacher Gym and available if needed.  Toys/Games/Activities will be available. 


Thank you for your consideration!


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