DRESS CODE REMINDERS FOR THESE COLD DAYS:

posted Jan 9, 2018, 8:38 AM by Gary Clayton

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.  


ST. DOMINIC TRIVIA NIGHT:

posted Jan 9, 2018, 8:35 AM by Gary Clayton

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.  


SPECIAL THANKS FROM THE FACULTY AND STAFF:

posted Jan 4, 2018, 8:00 AM by Gary Clayton

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.


IESA GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS/PRACTICES for Grades 7 & 8:

posted Dec 8, 2017, 9:27 AM by Gary Clayton

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 & L Arena prior to the start of the first practice/tryout. 

  • 7th grade coaches are Shannon and Cassidy Foley

 Any further questions regarding Crusader volleyball please contact Eric Orne -  athletics@quincynotredame.org 


RUNNING CLUB COORDINATOR FOR ST. DOMINIC STILL NEEDED:

posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:39 AM by Gary Clayton

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!


TRY-OUTS FOR IESA GIRLS VOLLEYBALL FOR GRADES 7 & 8:

posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:39 AM by Gary Clayton

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.


AIR-SERV CONTEST WINNERS:

posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:38 AM by Gary Clayton

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 let us know.


K-6 CHRISTMAS PROGRAM:

posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:37 AM by Gary Clayton

The Christmas program will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 7:00 p.m. in the school gym. It should last about an hour. Your students may wear whatever you would like them to wear, but it is always nice to see them so dressed up. We also ask that each family bring a treat to share following the performance. This year, grades K-6 will be singing Christmas songs you may recognize from various movies and TV specials.

Note:  There will also be a 1:30 p.m. rehearsal performance.  If you are unable to attend the evening performance, you are welcome to come to the afternoon rehearsal.


ST. ANTHONY PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BREAKFAST:

posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:36 AM by Gary Clayton

St. Anthony Parish will be having their annual pancake and sausage breakfast on Sunday, December 10 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall.  Cost of breakfast:  Adults - $7.00 and Children - $4.00 (children under 5 are free).  

Sausage, Chops, or Ribs are also available for purchase.  Please call 217-257-2108 or 217-224-2069 to order.  To guarantee your meat order, please place your order by December 7th.  

Volunteers are needed to help with the breakfast.  Please contact Jackie Dreyer at 222-8049 if you can volunteer.  This is a great way to earn service hours.  


MENU CHANGE FOR DECEMBER

posted Dec 4, 2017, 8:34 AM by Gary Clayton   [ updated Dec 4, 2017, 8:35 AM ]

Our Christmas Meal on December 15th is being switched to December 13th.  We wanted to be sure that all grades could enjoy the special meal as the kindergarten and their 8th grade buddies will be on their Christmas outing on December 15th.  The December 13th meal will be served on December 15th.  The menu has been updated on our website. December Menu


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