Saint Pius X Catholic School
School Newsletter
Christ at the Core
                                                                             February 3, 2017

Saint Pius X Catholic School partners with the parish community to provide a safe and effective learning environment, anchored in the Gospel Values, fostering spiritual development, academic excellence and stewardship, centered on the Eucharist. 

In This Issue

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Have A Change in Plans for the End of the Day?
Please notify the school office as soon as possible, no later than 2:30 p.m. Requests received after 2:30 p.m. may not be able to be accommodated.

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!Felicitaciones Seņora Vasquez!

2017 Light of Learning
Award Winner

Congratulations Seņora Vasquez, middle school Spanish teacher, chosen as the 2017 Light of Learning award winner by her colleagues at Saint Pius X Catholic School. The criteria for the award includes acting as a Christian model for students, using motivational methods to teach and having the ability to relate to students.

CSW Catholic Schools Week 2017
in pictures and video!

Click HERE to view the Catholic Schools Week photo album.

Enjoy the video montage below of the SPX Olympic Games All-School Assembly, compliments of Derby Photography.

First Annual St. Pius X Olympics
First Annual St. Pius X Olympics

school logo 2017 Sprint Athletics
Grades 3-8

The following athletic opportunities are available for students this spring at Saint Pius School:

Track - Girls and boys, grade 5-8
Lacrosse - Girls grade 6-8 / Boys grade 5-8
Tennis - Girls and boys, grade 3-4 & grades 5-8
Baseball - Boys grade 5-8

Email Athletic Director Melissa Farmer, with your child's name and intended sport.  Required athletic forms can be found HERE.

For the latest in winter competitions, click HERE to view the athletic calendar and support your Saint Pius Lions! 
cc February Craft Club!
Registration Now Open

Click HERE for details and registration.

Cooking Club What's for Dinner? 
Let SPX Cooking Club Help You Decide!

February 15 & 16
(Wednesday & Thursday)
3:15-4:15 p.m.

Grades 5-8

$18/meal (includes all ingredients/supplies to serve 6; additional servings available: $3/ea.)

February Meal: Chicken Cordon Bleu and Au Gratin Potatoes

Hurry! A few Wednesday spots remain!
Play School Musical
Beauty and the Beast Jr.!
February 9 & 10
The Lerner Theatre, Elkhart
Doors Open at 6:00 p.m., Show Starts at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets now on sale! Click link below.

NOTE: To avoid surcharge for online ordering, call the Lerner direct to order tickets, 574-293-4469.

Important Upcoming Dates
February 9 and 10-School Musical at the Lerner
February 20-NO SCHOOL, President's Day, tentative snow make-up
February 27-March 10-ISTEP Test Window
March 13-17-IREAD-3 Testing (grade 3)
March 24-NO SCHOOL, tentative snow make-up
March 25-Dedication of the New Church
April 3-7-NO SCHOOL, Spring Break
April 10-School Resumes
April 14-NO SCHOOL, Good Friday
April 17-May 5-ISTEP Test Window
April 27-Arts in Bloom (formerly March to the Arts)
May 17-NO SCHOOL, Teacher Work Day, tentative snow make-up
May 25-28 Eighth Grade Trip to Washington DC
May 29-NO SCHOOL, Memorial Day
May 30-Sixth Grade Swamp Stomp
May 31-Eighth Grade Graduation
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52553 Fir Road, Granger, IN 46530

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