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Weekly Principal Update
Week of October 21st, 2019

CONFIRMATION SUNDAY

Congratulations to all St. Bernard School Alumni who received the sacrament of Confirmation this past Sunday. May you always call on the Holy Spirit for guidance and strength.

October 21st, 2019

Dear SBS Families,
This last week Mrs. Waack's 4th grade class in room 7 attended the Paul's Pantry observation of World Food Day on October 16th. Our students were wonderful representatives of the Catholic School students in the Green Bay Area and GRACE. Check out the video of this event here.
OCTOBER

October 22nd and 24th are MANDATORY Parent/Teacher Conferences. PK-5th will sign up for a scheduled time slot. Middle school will be first come first serve in the gym. Translators are provided to anyone who needs or would like one. Conferences have been scheduled based on your preference sheets. You will receive a confirmation of your dates/times in the next week or two. 


Scholastic Bookfair - October 22nd, 23rd and 24th - School Library Fundraiser

Thursday, October 24th - Early Release at 12:30 pm

505 Enrollment Celebration - Mass Begins at 8:45 am and is open to families.

Friday, October 25th - NO SCHOOL

Sunday, October 27 - TRUNK OR TREAT AT ST. BERNARD

More October Dates and Events are listed on the school website:   
https://www.saintbernardgb.com/events/

NOVEMBER

All Saints Day Mass - Friday, Nov. 1st - 10:15 am (not 8:45 am)
Students in Kindergarten through 5th grade are encouraged to come to Mass on November 1st dressed as their favorite saint. Mass on this day will be held at 10:15 am for the students and families.


All Souls Day and Dia de Los Muertos Observation - Friday, Nov. 1st - Blessing of our Ofrenda, 1:30 pm

Students are encouraged to bring in photos of loved ones for this special offering. Our loved ones who have passed away are still very much alive in heaven. This is their day to be remembered and honored.

Friday, November 8th - Donuts with Dad - 8:00 am

Enjoy this lovely Fall weather!
In Christ,
Mrs. Blahnik
 

A CELEBRATION IS BEING PLANNED!

Save the date for Mass with Bishop Ricken at 8:45 am followed by a special event in the gym in which we share our many blessings with the community at large.
This is the day we are sharing 505 Bear Hugs with the Green Bay community.
 
We are collecting $5 donations to help offset the cost of our teddy bear donations!

ShopWithScrip is offering Fall Flash Bonuses October 19 through October 25.  Each day features a different lineup of brands on bonus that last for 24 hours only. Participating brands will be announced at 12:00 a.m. ET each day.  All gift card types (eGift cards, physical cards, and reloads) will be on bonus. 

Online sign up - do it now!

ThankScriping Day is Nov. 21.  It is one day of huge bonuses on eGift cards and reloads.  If you haven't already signed up for an online account and PrestoPay you should do so now to be ready for fantastic bonuses. 

If you would like help setting up your account or learning how to add the MyScripWallet app to your phone you can stop by the parish office on Mondays between 8:00 and 10:00 or email Ann Selk at scrip@stbernardcong.org to set up a different time that is mutually convenient.  There are also helpful videos on the school website https://www.saintbernardgb.com/scrip/order-scrip-online/

If you do not have an online account email scrip@stbernardcong.org with your preferred email address and your preferred user name.  Your username can be the same as your email if you like.  Just make it something easy to remember.  Once we enter you into the system you will receive an email with instructions to log in.  

Student deliveries Student deliveries are made on Thursdays for orders placed by Monday, 8:00 a.m.  NO ORDERS OR PAYMENTS ARE ACCEPTED AT SCHOOL.  Orders must be placed online, at the parish office or at the weekend sales.  A student delivery permission form must be on file prior to any deliveries.  Complete delivery procedures and the permission form can be found on the St. Bernard school website https://www.saintbernardgb.com/scrip/fundraising-scrip-forms/

You must complete a new permission form for the 2019-20 school year even if you submitted a permission form last year.

Order Forms 

You can find scrip order forms at https://www.saintbernardgb.com/scrip/fundraising-scrip-forms/   NO ORDERS OR PAYMENTS ARE ACCEPTED AT SCHOOL. Orders must be placed online, at the parish office or at the weekend sales.

If you have questions or would like to volunteer please contact Ann Selk, scrip coordinator at scrip@stbernardcong.org .



Ann Selk
St. Bernard scrip coordinator

October 27, 2019

1pm - 3pm

St. Bernard’s School Parking Lot


Trunk or Treat Timeline
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Arrival and trunk set up 
Please do not arrive before 1:00 pm to set up your trunk.

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
trunk treating
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
games
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
costume/trunk awards and takedown 
FROM THE BEAR'S DEN 
ALL SBS SPORTING NEWS AND EVENTS

VALLEY APPAREL STORE
OPEN UNTIL 10/23/19

https://www.valleyadvertise.com/team-pride/st-bernard-athletics

jbeyer@gracesystem.org, Athletic Director


GO BEARS!

 
NOTHING NEW HERE THIS WEEK.....

GLASS WATER BOTTLES!
Please leave your child's glass water bottle at home. We have had several breaks this year already. These are nice water bottles and we would hate for them to break or hurt another student. Thank you!

GRACE HEALTH AND WELLNESS ACTIVITY CALENDAR OCTOBER

Created by our own Mrs. Terri Waack for the GRACE System.
Take a look! You won't want to miss it.  CLICK HERE


TSHIRT TUESDAYS
Each Tuesday, students are welcome to wear ANY St. Bernard school T-shirt (that is still in good shape) with their uniform bottoms. 


EMERGENCY FORMS
Please return your Emergency Forms to the school office as soon as possible! Thank you to everyone who has already done this.

SAC PAID DRESS DOWN DAYS
The SAC (Site Advisory Council) Paid Dress Down Days are a great way to raise money for our SAC who provides us with upgrades such as new risers for the music department, science equipment, flexible seating options, and much more! If you choose to purchase this Paid Dress Down for your child/ren, the dates are the same each month - THE THIRD THURSDAY. Please check our school calendar for potential changes. 

UNIFORMS:
Everything you need to know is now updated on our school webpage. Please reach out to us with any question you might have! sbsoffice@gracesystem.org

GRACE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR 
Click Here


SCHOOL HANDBOOK 19-20
The Student/Parent Handbook for this school year can be found on the inside cover of the St. Bernard Catholic School Calendar/Planner that was sent home with each family.

PLEASE FOLLOW PARKING LOT SAFETY AND ETIQUETTE

DRIVERS
Drive SLOWLY and SAFELY

No Cell Phone Use or Texting While Driving in the Lot

WAIT PATIENTLY for the car in front of you

Do not pass a stopped car in the drop-off line

DO NOT go IN the EXIT ONLY

Leave the Handicapped Spot Open if you are not Handicapped

Leave the Auction Parking Spot Open for the Auction Winner

YIELD TO PEDESTRIANS!!

Share the traffic plan with your family/friend who is picking up for you

If you do not want to wait in the drop off line, please park and walk your child to their morning line. DO NOT drop them off in the back of the lot and expect them to run through parked cars and the traffic line by themselves. 


St. Bernard School Website
St. Bernard Catholic School,
Member of the GRACE System 
2020 HIllside Ln. 
Green Bay, WI 54302
920-468-5026 (phone)
www.stbernardgb.com




 
St. Bernard Catholic School is rooted in the life and works of Jesus Christ and our patron saint, providing a peaceful, prayerful community while inspiring each student to become a lifelong learner.