February 28, 2020 Weekly Parent Memo

I hope you all have a wonderful weekend.  Please take note of the following important information:

  • Mar. 2 – Country Music Singer Ryan Laird will perform in our Gym @ 10 am (The message from this performance will be on building self-esteem and positive self-image.  Parents are welcome to attend if they wish.)
  • Mar. 3 – Gr. 6 Boys in the CISVA Big Eight Basketball Play-off  Tournament @ the Richmond Olympic Oval (Leaving from the School @ 9 am for a 10:45 am start time)*If the Boys win their Game, they will be play in  CISVA The Final Four Tournament on Thursday back in Richmond
  • Mar. 3, 4 & 5 – The Students will go over to the Church at various scheduled times to participate in the Forty Hours of Devotion
  • Mar. 4 – Hot Lunch Day (Chicken Strips)
  • Mar. 4 – Vancouver Warriors Pro Lacrosse Team presentation to our Gr. 1 to 7 Students in the Gym @ 11 am (Parents are welcome to attend if they wish)
  • Mar. 5 – Gr. 2 Students from the School & the Prep Program will be receiving the Sacrament of First Reconciliation @ 7 pm in the Church (Please note that the Paraliturgy will start @ 7 pm and all Students are asked to arrive at the Church by no later than 6:55 pm)
  • Mar. 6 – Kindergarten and Gr. 1 Field Trip to Carousel Theatre to watch, “Winnie the Pooh” (The Students will be leaving @ 11:45 am and will be returning @ 3 pm) * The Students will be eating their Lunches @ 11: 15 am
  • Mar. 8 – Daylight Savings Time begins (Please set your Clocks forward 1 hour)
  • Mar. 9 – Class Photo Day (*Students are kindly reminded to be in Full School Uniform on this date)
  • Mar. 11 – Holy Cross School Annual General Meeting @ 6:30 pm (At least one parent from each family is expected to attend.  Registration Packages for 2020 – 2021 will be handed out at this Meeting.  Please note that there will be some adjustments to the Parent Participation Program next year and these will be introduced at the Meeting.)
  • Mar. 13 – Student-led Conferences from 8:45 am to 5 pm (Completed Registration Packages can be returned on this day.)
  • Mar. 14 to 29 – Spring Break (School re-opens @ 8:55 am on Mar. 30.)
  • Mar. 14 (Sat.) – Completed Registration Packages can be returned from 9 am to 11 am in the School Office.
  • May 8 – Annual Holy Cross Parish Golf Tournament at Riverway Golf Course @ 1 pm (Please note the Registration is now open for this Event and kindly be reminded that it has sold out quickly in the past few years. Dismissal for all Students will take place at 12:05 pm on this date) 

Wishing you God`s blessings,

Mr. Dino Alberti