Author Archives: St. Pius X School

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

April 22, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

APRIL
22     Fun Run Day
23     NOON dismissal for students
23     NO CARES
23     Fun Run Day
30    4th Quarter Interim

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 

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


FROM OUR PRINCIPAL, MR. ZAFRA
Parent letter 4.22.21


NEWS AND EVENTS

Friendly Reminder:  Friday, April 23 is a noon dismissal and our CARES program will be closed!

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 SchoolVisit https://www.forfundsonline.com/home to place your online order.  Please click here for more information.

 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 ChecksFor 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

April 15, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

APRIL
19-23 Apex Fun Run
21    Administrative Professionals Day
22    Fun Run Day
23    NOON Dismissal for Students
23   
Fun Run Day
30    4th Quarter Interim

MAY
1     Principals Day
2     Parish May Procession-Virtual
3-7 Teacher Appreciation Week
5     Cinco De Mayo
6     Nurses Day
10   Virtue of the Month (Mar/Apr)
12   1:30pm Dismissal 

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


NEWS AND EVENTS

Friendly Reminder: April 23, 2021 is a noon dismissal and our CARES program will be closed!

 

St Pius X Extracurricular Sports will continue in April (April 19th to April 30th).  This month’s activity will be racket sports (badminton, tennis, and table tennis).  Students will learn new games, socialize with classmates, and work-up a sweat!  Middle school students will meet on Tuesday’s from 3:30 to 4:15 pm and 4th and 5th graders will meet on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:15 pm.  Space is limited to only 15 students per a time slot.  If interested please email Mrs. Lomogda, slomogda@piusxparish.org

Social Distancing Guidelines will be followed, students will be separated  by grade level, every student will have their own racket and games will be non-contact.  This activity is for Virtual and Face to Face 4th-8th graders, younger siblings will have to be picked up at normal dismissal time.  Virtual students that would like to participate will work on skill sets at home.  Parents will have to pick up students at the gym door, Mrs. Lomogda is asking parents to stay in their vehicles and she will bring your student out to you.  Please feel free to contact Mrs. Lomogda with any questions or concerns.

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 SchoolVisit https://www.forfundsonline.com/home to place your online order.  Please click here for more information.

 Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser: Calling all cheese lovers! Please use PIUSX at checkout. Epic Stuffed Crust 1-topping pizza for just $12.  Promo Code: STUFFED Expires: 5/23/21

 

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 ChecksFor 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

April 1, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

APRIL
1      Holy Thursday
1      Summer Uniform
1      1:30 p.m. Early Dismissal
2      Good Friday
2 -9  Easter Break – School and CARES Closed
4      Easter Sunday
12    Classes Resume
12-23  APEX Fun Run
13    3rd Quarter Awards
14    Lifetouch-PK4 pictures
23    NOON Dismissal for Students
30    4th Quarter Interim

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


 

NEWS AND EVENTS

On behalf of the faculty and staff at St. Pius X Catholic School, let me wish you all a Happy Easter and a great Easter Break!    Please stay safe whether you travel or remain in the area.  I look forward to seeing you all back at school on April 12.   God Bless.  – Mr. Zafra

 

St Pius X Extracurricular Sports will continue in April (April 19th to April 30th).  This month’s activity will be racket sports (badminton, tennis, and table tennis).  Students will learn new games, socialize with classmates, and work-up a sweat!  Middle school students will meet on Tuesday’s from 3:30 to 4:15 pm and 4th and 5th graders will meet on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:15 pm.  Space is limited to only 15 students per a time slot.  If interested please email Mrs. Lomogda, slomogda@piusxparish.org

Social Distancing Guidelines will be followed, students will be separated  by grade level, every student will have their own racket and games will be non-contact.  This activity is for Virtual and Face to Face 4th-8th graders, younger siblings will have to be picked up at normal dismissal time.  Virtual students that would like to participate will work on skill sets at home.  Parents will have to pick up students at the gym door, Mrs. Lomogda is asking parents to stay in their vehicles and she will bring your student out to you.  Please feel free to contact Mrs. Lomogda with any questions or concerns.

Q3 Honors List
Congratulations to our 3nd Quarter Honor students.  We are PIUS Proud!! Q3 Honors list

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 SchoolVisit https://www.forfundsonline.com/home to place your online order.  Please click here for more information.

 Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser: It’s game on, basketball and pizza fans! Please use PIUSX at checkout.

FAN FAVORITE: A winning game plan calls for our new
Epic Stuffed Crust 1-topping pizza for just $12.  Promo Code: STUFFED
Expires: 5/23/21

Each fresh-baked Papadia is just $6 and comes
with dipping sauce for all your delicious dunking.
Promo Code: PAPADIAS
Expires: 5/23/21

 

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 ChecksFor 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

March 25, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

MARCH
26     Report Cards released via FACTS SIS
26     School Family Dinner Event at Skrimp Shack    
28     Palm Sunday
31     Pre-K Graduation Pictures

APRIL
1      Holy Thursday
1      1:30 p.m. Early Dismissal
2      Good Friday
2 -9  Easter Break – School and CARES Closed
4      Easter Sunday
12    Classes Resume
12-23  APEX Fun Run
13    3rd Quarter Awards
23    NOON Dismissal for Students
30    4th Quarter Interim

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


 

NEWS AND EVENTS

The Home and School Association will be distributing Easter eggs to students on Thursday, April 1st. We are asking for donations of eggs, candy (NO CHOCOLATE), monetary donations or your time! Please review the available slots below and click on the button to sign up. If you would like to help assemble eggs please remember to review the schools policy on volunteering and submit your Virtus training. If you have any questions please contact the school’s HSA at spxhsa@piusxparish.org Thank you!
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/904094CACA82FA7FE3-easter

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 SchoolVisit https://www.forfundsonline.com/home to place your online order.  Please click here for more information.

Join us on Friday, March 26th  for a delicious Lenten Family meal at Skrimp Shack located at 1269 N Military Hwy Suite 7, Norfolk, VA .  15% of your bill will be donated back to St. Pius X School!  Take out orders only!  Order online at  https://theskrimpshack.olo.com/menu/norfolk-military-highway and enter PIUS FUNDRAISER in the special instructions section.

 

Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser, On-going – Last chance to enjoy 30% off your regular menu order through March 28.  When purchasing ANY order ONLINE at www.papajohns.com use Promo Code:  PIUSX.  10% of every order will benefit St. Pius X Catholic School!

 

Order your yearbook while supplies last at ybpay.lifetouch.com to make sure your child doesn’t miss out on this year’s memories.  Order before Monday, March 29 using Yearbook ID Code:  1581121.  Cost is $25.00 each. Middle School Students – Yearbook is included in Middle School Fees.


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 ChecksFor 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

March 18, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

MARCH
19     End of 3rd Quarter
19     School and CARES closed
22     PD Day for Faculty and Staff. 
22     CARES and School closed for students
26     Report Cards released via FACTS SIS
26     School Family Dinner Event at Skrimp Shack    
28     Palm Sunday

APRIL
1      Holy Thursday
1      1:30 p.m. Early Dismissal
2      Good Friday
2 -9  Easter Break – School and CARES Closed
4      Easter Sunday
12    Classes Resume
12-23  APEX Fun Run
23    NOON Dismissal for Students
30    4th Quarter Interim

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


FROM OUR PRINCIPAL, MR. ZAFRA
Parent Letter 3.18.2021

NEWS AND EVENTS

CARES PICKUP REMINDER: When picking up children from the side entrance of the parish hall, please park on the side parking spots of the building before coming in to sign your student(s) out. Do not block the side door by the overpass, this becomes a fire hazard if the driveway is blocked.

 

Join us on Friday, March 26th  for a delicious Lenten Family meal at Skrimp Shack located at 1269 N Military Hwy Suite 7, Norfolk, VA .  15% of your bill will be donated back to St. Pius X School!  Take out orders only!

Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser, On-going – Sunday, March 14th is Pi Day, and what better way to celebrate than with a Pi from Papa John’s.  Plus enjoy 30% off your regular menu order through March 28.  When purchasing ANY order ONLINE at www.papajohns.com use Promo Code:  PIUSX.  10% of every order will benefit St. Pius X Catholic School!

 

Order your yearbook while supplies last at ybpay.lifetouch.com to make sure your child doesn’t miss out on this year’s memories.  Order before Monday, March 29 using Yearbook ID Code:  1581121.  Cost is $25.00 each. Middle School Students – Yearbook is included in Middle School Fees.


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

Flu Shots – If your child(ren) will be getting their flu shot this year, please notify Mrs. Pile by email (spile@piusxparish.org) before the student’s scheduled appointment.  This will help us track students who may display symptoms.         


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

March 11, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

MARCH
11     School Family Dinner Event at Moe’s Southwestern Grill
14     Daylight Saving Time
17     St. Patrick’s Day!  Green Dress Down Day for $1.00
19     End of 3rd Quarter
19     School and CARES closed
22     PD Day for Faculty and Staff. 
22     CARES and School closed for students
26     Report Cards released via FACTS SIS
26     School Family Dinner Event at Skrimp Shack    
28     Palm Sunday

APRIL
1      Holy Thursday
1      1:30 p.m. Early Dismissal
2      Good Friday
2 -9  Easter Break – School and CARES Closed
4      Easter Sunday
12    Classes Resume
12-23  APEX Fun Run
23    NOON Dismissal for Students
30    4th Quarter Interim

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


NEWS AND EVENTS

Back by Popular Demand! Family Dinner Night at Moe’s Southwestern Grill on Thursday, March 11.  15% of your bill will be donated to our school!

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 SchoolVisit https://www.forfundsonline.com/home to place your online order.  Please click here for more information.

Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser, On-going – Sunday, March 14th is Pi Day, and what better way to celebrate than with a Pi from Papa John’s.  Plus enjoy 30% off your regular menu order through March 28.  When purchasing ANY order ONLINE at www.papajohns.com use Promo Code:  PIUSX.  10% of every order will benefit St. Pius X Catholic School!

Afterschool Extracurricular Sports Activities for 4th – 8th Grade Students ONLY.   Sports will start on Monday, March 15 and run through Wednesday. March 31.  This month’s activity will be Basketball.  Students will learn new games, socialize with classmates, and work-up a sweat! Middle school students will meet on Tuesdays from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm and 4th and 5th graders will meet on Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm.  Space is limited to only 15 students per time slot.  Social Distancing Guidelines will be followed, students will be separated  by grade level, every student will have their own basketball, and games will be non-contact.  This activity is for Virtual and Face to Face 4th – 8th grade students ONLY, younger siblings will have to be picked up at normal dismissal time.  Virtual students that would like to participate will work on skill sets at home.  Participating students will exit out of the gym door.   Mrs. Lomogda is asking parents to stay in their vehicles and she will bring your student out to you.  If interested or for more information please email Mrs. Lomogda, PE Teacher at slomogda@piusxparish.org.   Click here for flyer.


GREEN Dress Down Day on Wednesday, March 17
.  Donate $1.00 and wear Green.

Dress Down Guidelines:

  • Shirts must have sleeves and cover the belt/waistline. No plunging necklines, tank tops or
    halter tops.  T-shirts that advertise politics, alcohol, tobacco, contraband or other inappropriate
    sayings are not permitted.
  • Frayed, torn, ripped or unsightly jeans/pants/shorts or shoes and yoga pants are NOT
    permitted to be worn.
  • Shorts are NOT allowed.
  • Cosmetics and jewelry are to be worn in moderation.
  • The administration is the final judge on the suitability of attire and/or appearance.

Order your yearbook while supplies last at ybpay.lifetouch.com to make sure your child doesn’t miss out on this year’s memories.  Order before Monday, March 29 using Yearbook ID Code:  1581121.  Cost is $25.00 each. Middle School Students – Yearbook is included in Middle School Fees.

Larrymore Elementary School Parking Lot.  Please note that Norfolk Public School students will start returning to school on March 15, 2021.  If your child is currently designated as a WALKER at dismissal and they meet you at the Larrymore Elementary School parking lot we ask that you please refrain from continuing to park at Larrymore’s parking lot.  If you need to change your child’s dismissal carpool please email your child’s homeroom teacher and the school at school@piusxparish.org..


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

Flu Shots – If your child(ren) will be getting their flu shot this year, please notify Mrs. Pile by email (spile@piusxparish.org) before the student’s scheduled appointment.  This will help us track students who may display symptoms.         


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

March 4, 2021

SCHOOL CALENDAR

MARCH
4       School Family Dinner Event at Which Wich
4       National Pound Cake Day!
10     1:30 p.m. Early Dismissal Day
11     School Family Dinner Event at Moe’s Southwestern Grill
14     Daylight Saving Time
17     St. Patrick’s Day
19     End of 3rd Quarter
19     School and CARES closed
22     PD Day for Faculty and Staff. 
22     CARES and School closed for students
26     Report Cards released via FACTS SIS
28     Palm Sunday

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


NEWS AND EVENTS

Order your yearbook while supplies last at ybpay.lifetouch.com to make sure your child doesn’t miss out on this year’s memories.  Order before Monday, March 29 using Yearbook ID Code:  1581121.  Cost is $25.00 each. Middle School Students – Yearbook is included in Middle School Fees.

Larrymore Elementary School Parking Lot.  Please note that Norfolk Public School students will start returning to school on March 15, 2021.  If your child is currently designated as a WALKER at dismissal and they meet you at the Larrymore Elementary School parking lot we ask that you please refrain from continuing to park at Larrymore’s parking lot.  If you need to change your child’s dismissal carpool please email your child’s homeroom teacher and the school at school@piusxparish.org..

Thursday, March 4 is National Pound Cake Day!  Stop in at POWND Cakes by Jen to try a sample of their delicious variety of pound cakes.  Don’t forget to take home some cakes with you for your family, favorite teacher, and friends!  10% of your bill will be donated back to St. Pius X School.  Click here for a list of their flavors, hours, and prices.


Family Dinner Night at Which Wich Superior Sandwiches
on Thursday, March 4.  15% of your bill will be donated to our school!

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Back by Popular Demand! Family Dinner Night at Moe’s Southwestern Grill on Thursday, March 11.  15% of your bill will be donated to our school!

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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 SchoolVisit https://www.forfundsonline.com/home to place your online order.  Please click here for more information.

Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser, On-going – When purchasing ANY order ONLINE at www.papajohns.com use Promo Code:  PIUSX.  10% of every order will benefit St. Pius X Catholic School!


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

Flu Shots – If your child(ren) will be getting their flu shot this year, please notify Mrs. Pile by email (spile@piusxparish.org) before the student’s scheduled appointment.  This will help us track students who may display symptoms.         


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

February 24, 2021

 

SCHOOL CALENDAR

FEBRUARY
*Note the calendar change for February 25th and 26th
25     Noon Dismissal and No After CARES – faculty and staff will receive their 2nd dose of vaccine.
25     School Family Dinner Event at My Mama’s Kitchen
26     School and CARES closed

MARCH
1-3    Parent /Teacher Conference Day (please email teacher to schedule a conference)
2       National Read Across America Day
4       School Family Dinner Event at Which Wich
10     1:30 p.m. Early Dismissal Day
14     Daylight Saving Time
17     St. Patrick’s Day
19     End of 3rd Quarter
19     School and CARES closed
22     PD Day for Faculty and Staff. 
22     CARES and School closed for students
26     Report Cards released via FACTS SIS
28     Palm Sunday

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


FROM OUR PRINCIPAL, MR. ZAFRA
Parent letter 2.18.2021


NEWS AND EVENTS

Excellence in Catholic Education Award Nominee – We are proud to announce that Mrs. Lomogda, our Health and Physical Education teacher, is St. Pius X Catholic School’s nominee for the Excellence in Catholic Education award in the Diocese of Richmond. Mrs. L, as she is known by her students, has made a huge impact on our school by her dedication, professionalism, and her faith. Congratulations, Mrs. Lomogda!  We are PIUS PROUD!

Parent Satisfaction SurveyThe Diocesan Office of Catholic Schools seeks your participation in an anonymous survey.  The survey window for St. Pius X School will close on Friday, February 26, 2021.  Link to the survey:  St. Pius X Catholic School Parent Satisfaction Survey

Lifetouch Spring Pictures Cancelled – To limit the number of outside groups coming into the school, Spring Pictures scheduled for March 3rd have been cancelled.  We apologize for any inconvenience but as always the safety of our students, faculty and staff is a priority.

February 23 – March 6 – Exclusive event for St. Pius X by POWND CAKES.  10% of your bill will be donated back to St. Pius X School

Thursday, February 25 – Don’t forget to mark your calendars for our Family Dinner Night at My Mama’s Kitchen.  15% of your bill will be donated to our school!  To see the menu, please click here.

Join us at Which Wich on Thursday, March 4 for Family Dinner Night.    15% of your bill will be donated to our school!

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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.  Please click here for more information.

Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser, On-going – When purchasing ANY order ONLINE at www.papajohns.com use Promo Code:  PIUSX.  10% of every order will benefit St. Pius X Catholic School!


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

Flu Shots – If your child(ren) will be getting their flu shot this year, please notify Mrs. Pile by email (spile@piusxparish.org) before the student’s scheduled appointment.  This will help us track students who may display symptoms.         


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.  Your FACTS application and ALL supporting documents must be submitted by March 1, 2021 to be considered for Round 1.  The application can be found on 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

February 18, 2021

 

SCHOOL CALENDAR

FEBRUARY
*Note the calendar change for February 25th and 26th
18     School Family Dinner Event at Jason’s Deli
19     3rd Quarter Interims
22-24 Parent /Teacher Conference Day (please email teacher to schedule a conference)
25     Noon Dismissal and No CARES – faculty and staff will receive their 2nd dose of vaccine.
25     School Family Dinner Event at My Mama’s Kitchen
26     School and CARES closed

MARCH
1-3    Parent /Teacher Conference Day (please email teacher to schedule a conference)
2       Dr. Seuss Day / National Read Across America Day
4       School Family Dinner Event at Which Wich
10     1:30 p.m. Early Dismissal Day
14     Daylight Saving Time
17     St. Patrick’s Day
19     End of 3rd Quarter
19     School and CARES closed
22     PD Day for Faculty and Staff. 
22     CARES and School closed for students
26     Report Cards released via FACTS SIS
28     Palm Sunday

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


FROM OUR PRINCIPAL, MR. ZAFRA
Parent letter 2.18.2021


NEWS AND EVENTS

Parent Satisfaction SurveyThe Diocesan Office of Catholic Schools seeks your participation in an anonymous survey.  The survey window for St. Pius X School will close on February 26, 2021.  Link to the survey:  St. Pius X Catholic School Parent Satisfaction Survey

SCHOOL FAMILY DINNER NIGHT AND EVENTS

Thursday, February 18 – Join us tonight for a delicious meal at Jason’s Deli located at 4512 Virginia Beach Blvd.  15% of your bill will be donated back to St. Pius X School .  Honored as the best family restaurant in America by Parents Magazine, Jason’s Deli offers savory sandwiches, crisp salads and more quick, quality meals made with fresh ingredients and no artificial trans fats, MSG, high fructose corn syrup or artificial colors and dyes!  Take out orders only!

February 23 – March 6 – Exclusive event for St. Pius X by POWND CAKES.  10% of your bill will be donated back to St. Pius X School

Thursday, February 25 – Don’t forget to mark your calendars for our Family Night at My Mama’s Kitchen.  15% of your bill will be donated to our school!  To see the menu, please click here.

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.  Please click here for more information.

Papa John’s Dollar$ for Dough Fundraiser, On-going – When purchasing ANY order ONLINE at www.papajohns.com use Promo Code:  PIUSX.  10% of every order will benefit St. Pius X Catholic School!


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

Flu Shots – If your child(ren) will be getting their flu shot this year, please notify Mrs. Pile by email (spile@piusxparish.org) before the student’s scheduled appointment.  This will help us track students who may display symptoms.         


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.  Your FACTS application and ALL supporting documents must be submitted by March 1, 2021 to be considered for Round 1.  The application can be found on 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