Monday, January 15             –  No School – Martin Luther King Jr. Day                                      

Wednesday, January 17       –  Mass @ 8:30 a.m.  8th grade are leaders.

          • Camp Ondessonk Presentation, 1:15-1:45 p.m. (Gr. 3-8)

Thursday, January 18     –  6th grade to QND for “We’re Wild About QND”

                                                   9:00-11:30 a.m.

          • 7th & 8th Grade Teen Dance at Blessed Sacrament School, sponsored by the CYO.  6-8 p.m. Cost $6.00.  Student must bring the form signed by parents.

Friday, January 12 –  Spirit Day.  Students may wear their Spirit Shirts with

                                                   dress code bottoms.

          • SmART Kids Art Activities for Grades K-3rd.  



Monday, January 29 – We are Called to Serve.

·         Color War – Classes are assigned a color to wear for the day and decorate their classrooms.  (No hair color or face/body paint.)

  PreK – Red           2nd – Purple         5th – Black             8th - Blue

Kdg – Yellow        3th – Green           6th – Orange

Office/Other Staff - Rainbow

1st – White           4th – Red               7th – Pink

·         Catholic Schools Week Opening Prayer Service, 8:30 a.m.

·         “Shake Your Sillies Out” at surprise times during the day

·         Scavenger Hunt in the Building – afternoon

·         Make Valentines for Residents of Nursing Homes and the Vet’s Home - afternoon

·         Souper Bowl of Caring Food Collection Service Project Begins and continues all week*


Tuesday, January 30 – We are Called to Learn.

·         Crazy Dress Day:  Wear Crazy Costume, Crazy Hair, or Dress in Character Pairs with a Friend (ex: Bert & Ernie)

·         “Shake Your Sillies Out” at surprise times during the day

·         Mad Science Presentation of “Fire and Ice” – 1:00 p.m.


Wednesday, January 31- We are Called to Succeed.

·         Wear Spirit Shirts and Jeans or Dress Code Bottoms

·         Grades 4-8 Paint Bowls for Horizons Empty Bowls Fundraiser– A.M.

·         Grades K-3 String Art Cross Activity – A.M.

·         “Shake Your Sillies Out” at surprise times during the day

·         Mass at 12:30 P.M.  (early lunch from 11:10-12:00)

·         Student Invention Convention & Open House following Mass until 2:25 P.M.

Our School Parents are invited to join us for Mass and the Invention Convention


Thursday, February 1- We are Called to Lead.

·         Pajama Day

·         “Shake Your Sillies Out” at surprise times during the day

·         Dodgeball Between Grades during PE Classes

·         8th Grade versus Faculty Volleyball Game – 1:45 P.M.


Friday, February 2 – We are called to Celebrate.

·         Out of Dress Code Day

·         “Shake Your Sillies Out” at surprise times during the day

Bowling at Tangerine and Casino Lanes in the afternoon (Early lunch at 11:00 in classrooms.  Load buses about 11:30.  Return to school about 2:15)

*Our Souper Bowl of Caring service project continues all week, collecting non-perishable food items for the food pantries at Quanada, Quincy Catholic Charities, Luther Memorial Church and the Lutheran Church of St. John.  Students may bring any non-perishable food items to school throughout the entire week to help others in our community.

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  • FOUND CROCKPOT: We have a black crockpot that was left after the PTO’s faculty and staff Christmas luncheon in December.  It in the school office.
    Posted Jan 18, 2018, 7:03 AM by Gary Clayton
  • DRESS CODE REMINDERS FOR THESE COLD DAYS: Sweaters, sweater vests, crewneck sweatshirts, and fleece tops in the solid colors of red, white, blue, black, and forest/hunter green may be worn, provided they are worn over the regular school shirt and are not hooded.   Also, the official St. Dominic School sweatshirts may also be worn, provided they are worn over a regular collar school shirt and are not hooded.Please make sure that the colors and types of sweaters, etc. that your children are wearing are allowed in our dress code.  
    Posted Jan 9, 2018, 8:38 AM by Gary Clayton
  • ST. DOMINIC TRIVIA NIGHT: St. Dominic Trivia Night will be held Saturday, January 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the St. Dominic gym.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Category: General Trivia.  Cost to participate: $125.00 per tab le for up to 10 players.  There will be a silent auction and a 50/50.  Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place tables.  BYOB and you can bring your own snacks.  See flyer for sign up information.      PTO is also accepting donations for the silent auction.  If you have anything to donate, please contact Penny Weiman at 430-0391 or bring it to the school office.Contact Tera Smith to reserve a table. (Phone) 573 ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2018, 7:06 AM by Gary Clayton
  • SPECIAL THANKS FROM THE FACULTY AND STAFF: Thanks so much to the PTO Board for organizing and hosting a wonderful Christmas luncheon for the faculty and staff on Thursday, and to the parents who provided the delicious meal.  What a wonderful treat!  Thanks, also, to the parents who helped serve the meal and to those who monitored the office and assisted with lunchroom and recess supervision so that the teachers and staff could all eat together at the same time.  Finally, thanks to the PTO and our school parents for the gift cards we received, and your thoughtfulness to us this holiday season.  We are very grateful for your kindness and generosity.
    Posted Jan 4, 2018, 8:00 AM by Gary Clayton
  • IESA GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS/PRACTICES for Grades 7 & 8: IESA Crusader girls’ volleyball tryouts/practices will begin on Monday, December 11th.     For 8th Grade Girls:Tryouts/practices will be held at St. Peter’s gym from 3:30-5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 11th thru Thursday, December 14th  A parent meeting will be at 5:00 p.m. on Monday after the 1st practice.The 8th Grade coach is Janet Kroencke.      For 7th Grade Girls:Tryouts/ practices will be held at K & L Arena from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Monday, December 11th, Wednesday, December 13th and Thursday, December 14th.Parent/player meeting will be at 6:15 p.m. on December 11th at K ...
    Posted Dec 8, 2017, 9:27 AM by Gary Clayton
  • RUNNING CLUB COORDINATOR FOR ST. DOMINIC STILL NEEDED: We are still looking for someone to coordinate our St. Dominic Running Club.  The Running Club, which is made up of students in grades 4-8 and school parents.  (Younger students may be able to participate if with a parent.)    The members of the running club train during the second semester of the school year to participate in the Bridge the Gap in the spring along with the running clubs from the other three Quincy Catholic Elementary Schools.  Jeannette Springer was our coordinator in the past, but has moved out of state.  If you would like to take on this role, or if you would like more information, please contact Mrs. Kelley.  Thanks so much!
    Posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:39 AM by Gary Clayton
  • TRY-OUTS FOR IESA GIRLS VOLLEYBALL FOR GRADES 7 & 8: December 4, 5, 6, and 7 from 3:15-4:45 at St. Peter gym.  There will be a short parent meeting on December 4 at 4:45 p.m.  Schedules of try-outs and practices were sent home with the girls last week.
    Posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:39 AM by Gary Clayton
  • AIR-SERV CONTEST WINNERS: Congratulations to 1st grader Emma Gallagher on winning the Air-Serv coloring contest for the Quincy kindergarten -3rd grade students!  She won a $25 gift certificate to Scottie’s Fun Spot. Congratulations, also, to 3rd grade teacher Mrs. Meg Benner on winning the teacher drawing for $500 for the classroom.  Mrs. Benner is using the money to begin a Chromebook Project for the younger grades.  The books would be placed on a mobile cart and shared in the classrooms.  Chromebooks cost about $200, which is much cheaper than iPads.  She will be able to purchase 2 Chromebooks with her winnings.  If anyone would like to contribute to the project to allow the purchase of more Chromebooks, please ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:38 AM by Gary Clayton
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