Cougar News, Week of May 24th




SLE of the Week:

4.3 A responsible citizen who respects the value of all life through Christian stewardship.


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 Mrs. Windisch’s Retirement Party


Do you have pictures with Mrs. Windisch and have memories you would like to share? Email all pictures with Mrs. Windisch, recent or past, to Mrs. Halliday by May 25th at " > to be included in a special video!

**Please note the email address ends with .org not .com


At the reception following the 5:00 PM Mass, El Pollo Loco will be serving dinner! Meals will cost $5 a person. Don’t forget to bring a dessert with you to share!



Spring Concert


The annual Spring Concert will be held in the Parish Hall tomorrow, May 25th at 1:00 PMThe Concert will begin with our new instrumental music program showcasing their talents. The entire school will be sharing songs, dances and music videos with you!



Students may wear any clothing that is black and white. This includes shirts, pants, skirts, dresses, sport or bermuda shorts, socks and blue jeans. All clothing must be in accordance with the dress code.



Scout Day


Scout Day is tomorrow, Friday, May 25th. All Scouts should wear their Scout uniform to school on Friday for the morning assembly. All parents are welcome to attend.


Scouts may bring a change of clothes for the afternoon Spring Concert.



Pre-Sale Summerfest Wristbands & SAM Bucks


Don’t wait in line and buy your Summerfest wristbands and SAM Bucks ahead of time! You can either visit this LINK to order online or purchase in person during one of the dates in the Church Plaza:

  • Saturday, May 26th after 5:00 PM Mass
  • Sunday, May 27th after all Masses
  • After school Tuesday, May 29th through Thursday, May 31st from 2:30-3:30 PM 



 Used Uniform Donations


Congratulations to our 8th graders on their upcoming graduation! If any of the graduation families would like to donate uniforms, we are accepting used uniforms in the Front Office during the last week of school. They will be organized and prepared for the new school year. Thank you!




Lip Sync Information & Sign Ups 

All Lip Sync sign ups and music are due tomorrow Friday, May 25th; no late music will be accepted. All music must be emailed as an MP3 to Miss Nina at .&nbsp" >.  To sign up for Kids Lip Sync, click HERE. To sign up for Adult Lip Sync, click HERE. For any questions, contact Margee Beck at " > or Miss Nina at " >.


Reminder: nothing is to be released onto the stage or into the crowd (i.e. confetti, glitter, candy, birds, etc.).


Summerfest Volunteering 

All St. Angela Merici families are required to work (4) volunteer shifts over Summerfest weekend. Before your shift, please check in at the Volunteer Check-In table, which will be located by the 8th grade classroom. We will not know that you showed up unless you check in at the table. Thank you!


Want a Free Dress Pass?

Contribute to Summerfest and earn a free dress pass by donating bottled water! We are requesting that each school family supply one case (quantity 24) of Dasani brand water (20 oz. bottle size), which is available at most stores for a nominal price. Families who contribute at least one case will receive a free dress pass for each of their SAM students. 


Water may be dropped off at the KINDER KITCHEN anytime during school hours through June 1st. Free dress passes are limited to one per student in each participating family. Please make sure to write your family name on the plastic case wrapping so that we can provide you the free dress passes. Thank you for your support as always! Free dress will be on Wednesday, June 6th.


Cake Walk 

We are asking that all students turn in two cakes for the Summerfest cake walk. Turn in your cakes to the Parish Hall on Friday, June 1st, between 7:30 – 8:15 AM. Turn in your two cakes in a cake box, labeled with the student’s name, grade and ingredients. Cover all cakes with a clear lid or plastic wrap. Visit Decor Party Supply for a 10% discount on cake supplies!


For every cake turned in, students will receive one drink ticket to be redeemed during Summerfest 2018. Additionally, students who bring in cakes will earn a free dress pass if the total number of cakes brought in for their class is equal to or greater than the total number of students in their class. The top cake designs in each class will be entered in a drawing for $10 Cougar Cash.


Dime Pitch Booth Needs Glass Donations 

The Dime Pitch Booth at Summerfest is looking for glass donations. They are in need of glasses and vases of any style or color. Items can be brought to the Kinder Kitchen, Front Office or the Dime Pitch Booth any time during Summerfest weekend. For any questions, contact Robert or Danielle Fierro at " > or (562) 665-6455. No chipped or broken pieces.



Box Tops 

Now is the last chance to turn in your box tops to be counted this year. Please turn in your box tops by June 1st to your homeroom teacher or the Front Office. Each student who turns in at least 50 box tops will receive a prize.


In this issue:



  • Spring Concert
  • Scout Day
  • Mrs. Windisch’s Retirement Party
  • Pre-Sale Summerfest Wristbands & SAM Bucks
  • Used Uniform Donations
  • Lip Sync Information & Sign-Ups
  • Summerfest Volunteering
  • Want a Free Dress Pass?
  • Dime Pitch Booth Needs Donations
  • Box Tops


Memory Wall


If you would like to honor a special friend, family member, or the memory of a loved one you may order a beautiful decorative plaque that will be installed on the new memory wall in the Prayer Garden. The brass plated plaques are 5″ by 11.5″ and customized with your special message. 


Rosary Academy Dance Camp



The Rosary Academy Dance Team is holding their annual Dance Camp July 16th – 18th from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Rosary Academy. It is open to 1st – 8th grade students and classes in jazz, hip hop and pom will be offered.


To sign up, visit this LINK.



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