Submit therefore to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you. Draw near to God and He will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double-minded. — James 4:7-8
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In this issue
Photo with Santa
Hour of Code
2nd Grade Brownies
Thursday, December 5th- 8th Grade Valerymo
Thursday, December 5th- 2nd Grade Study Trip
Friday, December 6th- 8th Grade at Valerymo
Saturday, Dec 7th- Fr.Michael’s Bday
Monday, Dec 9th- Parent Education Meeting at 6:30 pm in the Science Lab
Wednesday, Dec 11th- 12:00 Honor Roll Lunch
Friday, Dec 13th- Nacho Sale
Casino Night- January 31st
CHECK OUT YOUR OC REGISTER!!!
In early December, weekly subscribers to the Orange County Register should have received a coupon in their newspaper worth $50 in advertising that they may designate for their favorite charity. Please help us take advantage of this wonderful offer by assigning your coupon to St. Angela Merici Parish School when you return your “Golden Ticket” to the OC Register.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year…mark your calendars!! This year our school will be presenting the winter musical production of The Grinch that Stole Christmas December 17th at 6pm. Please join us and discover the magical tale of a little girl who taught Who-ville to love one another. Also, December 20th at 9:30 our 3rd grade will be leading us in our Christmas Prayer service with The Story of Christmas, Christ’s glorious birth. In addition, Fr. Michael and Miss Nina are collaborating to put together a children’s choir for the Christmas Eve Mass December 24th at 4:00. This is another wonderful opportunity for our students to celebrate the season in song. If your child would like to participate please reply to gro.a1553294897erbal1553294897egnat1553294897s@ren1553294897tragm1553294897uabn1553294897
Honor Roll Lunch
Middle School Students who have achieved a 3.5 or higher will be treated for lunch on Wednesday, December 11th. The lunch will begin at 12:00 in the parish hall. Certificates will be awarded to all the students.
Parents are welcome to join us for this celebration. The school will be providing the students with Lascaris- Pasta/Meat Sauce, Fettuccini Alfredo, Bread and Salad.
Photo with Santa
Donate for Baked Treats- Friday!!
2nd Grade Brownies will be collecting canned goods with pop tops, granola bars, nuts, pillows,blankets, hats, gloves, and socks on Friday, Dec 6th during recess and lunch. These items will be donated to the Brea Family Resource Center to help the people who are homeless in Brea. Please bring any of these items and receive a baked treat as a thank you!
Collection of Toys- We will continue collecting toys for Operation Santa until December 18th.
Computer Science Education Week is an annual celebration in recognition of the birthday of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Hopper (December 9, 1906). It was established by ACM and CSTA, along with founding partners Anita Borg Institute, ACM, College Board, CRA, IEEE-CS, CSTA, Google, Microsoft, NCTM, NCWIT, NSTA, and SAS. For more information, please visit: http://csedweek.org/.
Every student at SAM will be introduced to Coding during technology classes. We are excited to introuce this concept to all of our students.
Cougar Sports Basketball Season is here!
Boys Basketball Teams
Athletic Director- Jamie Rosenkranz Boys A Coach- Jamie Rosenkranz Boys B Coaches- Ralph Diaz and Jeff Zumbek
Girls Athletic Director- Wayne Carvalho Girls A Coach- Roy LoPorto Girls B Coach- Maggie Kalczynski
Please contact the Athletic Directors if you are interested
Monday, December 9th- Parent Education Meeting
6:30 pm- Science Lab Do you want to know more about Facebook, Twitter, Vine, Instagram?? What are your students able to see? Why are they always on the internet?
Come and learn some pros and cons of social media
How can ______walk without fault? Only by keeping your words. With all (his/her) heart may _______ seek you; do not let ______ stray from your commandments; May _____’s ways be firm in the observance of your laws. Blessed are you O Lord, teach _____ your laws. With (his/her) lips may ______ recite all the edicts you have spoken. May (he/she) find joy in the way of your decrees more than in all riches and may (he/she) take delight in your laws and never forget your word.