April 29, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

APRIL
29    
Excellence in Catholic Education Award Event
30    4th Quarter Interim
30    Cayce Castelow and Sabato Scholarship application due

MAY
1    Principals Day
1    Last day of Spring Shopper Catalog
3-7 Teacher Appreciation Week

5     Cinco De Mayo
6     Nurses Day
10   Virtue of the Month (Mar/Apr)
12   May Procession
12   1:30pm Dismissal
18   Middle School Exams begin

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


FROM OUR PRINCIPAL, MR. ZAFRA
Parent letter 4.22.21


NEWS AND EVENTS

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week is May 3rd-7th-National Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week is a week-long celebration the first week of May in recognition of teachers and staff and the contributions they make to education and society. Please show your SPX love and support to our amazing teachers and staff with student-made cards, gift card, etc.

Excellence In Catholic Education- Please join the Facebook Live Event tonight at 7:00 pm to support Mrs. Lomogada  for being our school’s 2021 Excellence in Catholic Education Award nominee.https://www.facebook,com/richmondcatholicschools

Pirates Point Winter Issue – Welcome to the Winter Issue of the Pirates Point!
We offer a warm welcome to the winter season with a comforting selection of articles. This edition features articles such as Valentine’s Day, A Journey Through Time, and The Pfizer Vaccine. Enjoy! Pirates Point

Spring Shopper Catalog Fundraiser, Now – May 1 –  St. Pius X School is holding an online shopping fundraiser featuring over 500 seasonal items. 40% of ALL sales will be donated to St. Pius X School.  Visit https://www.forfundsonline.com/home to place your online order.

 

 Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser: Please use promo code HRTAW50 to receive 50% off and PIUSX code at checkout.

 

CLINIC NEWS

2021-2022 Immunization Requirements for rising Kindergarten and 7th grade students:
7th graders must have the Tdap and the MenACWY vaccine prior to the start of the 2021-2022 school year.

Rising Kindergarten students must have their 4 yr. old shots, 2nd MMR, 2nd Chickenpox vaccine, and school physical prior to the start of the 2021-2022 school year.

Daily Health Checks – For the health and safety of our school community, please keep your child(ren) home if anyone in your household isn’t feeling well.


ADMISSIONS AND FINANCE NEWS

Facts Re-enrollment is now open through FACTS.  There is an increased interest in SPX School by new families and classes are filling up.  Please understand that your child’s spot in a classroom this year does not guarantee their enrollment for next year.   You must complete the re-enrollment through FACTS to secure a space for your child for the 2021-2022 school year.  For questions, contact Mrs. Burfield at kburfield@piusxparish.org.

Financial Aid Applications are now being accepted for the 2021-2022 school year.  Round 2 of financial aid is now open.  Please ensure your FACTS application and ALL supporting documents are submitted via your FACTS account or visit https://online.factsmgt.com/aid.  For questions or concerns please contact Mrs. Weidman at sweidman@piusxparish.org.

Our Mission:

St. Pius X School community in accordance with the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church commits itself to the education of the whole child in body, mind, and spirit.

 All Things New in Christ.

-Pope Pius X