Jan 6, 2022

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

January
10   Virtue of the Month
14   Noon Dismissal/End of marking period
17   School Closed-MLK Day
21   Report Cards Released
30   Catholic Schools Week Kick Off
30   SPX Open House 9:30 – 12:30

February
1-5 Catholic Schools Week
2    No After CARES
4    Noon Dismissal
7    2nd Quarter Honors
9    1:30 Dismissal 

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


NEWS AND EVENTS

NFL Super Bowl LVI Trip for Two Giveaway PLUS  Big Game at Home Package Giveaway (Jan. 1-31)

One lucky winner will get an exciting 2022 Super Bowl LVI getaway to Los Angeles, California and the opportunity to experience the first Super Bowl in SoFi Stadium!* All eligible donors who present to donate Jan. 1-31, 2022, will automatically be entered for a chance to win a trip package for two which includes:

  • Two tickets to 2022 Super Bowl LVI in Los Angeles, California
  • Entry to the official NFL Tailgate
  • Tickets to Super Bowl Experience
  • Round-trip airfare to Los Angeles
  • Three-night hotel accommodations (Feb. 11-14, 2022)
  • A $500 gift card for expenses

Plus, as an extra thank-you during National Blood Donor Month, those who come to give in January will also automatically be entered to win the Big Game at Home package to enjoy an awesome viewing experience at home.** This home theater package includes:

  • A smart, short-throw laser projector
  • Projector screen
  • Sound bar
  • Subwoofer
  • $200 gift card to put toward tech support with installation
  • A $500 e-gift card to put toward food and fun

 


 

 

 


Hot Lunch Orders

St. Pius X Catholic School has partnered with Fuddruckers to bring our students a fresh, never frozen Fuddruckers Burger on Fresh Baked Bun with lettuce and tomato topping.  Coupled with Fuddruckers Wedge-Cut Fries this is sure to be a big hit with your child.  
Order online using your RenWeb account by noon Friday, January 7, 2022 for lunch Wednesday,  January 12, 2022.

 


Attention students interested in Tennis!


St. Pius X Church News

 

Children’s Liturgy of the Word needs leaders!  We would like to provide this special time for children 3-6 yrs of age.  Children would leaven 11 am mass after the beginning prayer and return at the collection time.  The little group would discuss the scripture reading at their level.  Training will be provided for the leaders. Call Cass in the parish office or email evangelization@spxnorfolk.org 

Faith Formation

First Reconciliation and First Eucharist: We invite all Catholic 2nd graders and older to St. Pius X First Sacrament preparation. Sacramental Prep will start January 2022.  First Reconciliation class will be on Saturday Mornings. Dates will be shared in November.  First Eucharist celebration will be after Easter this Spring.  Registration is online or you may call Cass in the parish office at 757-583-0291 ext. 13.

RCIA: Adults: Do you want to learn about the Catholic Church? Can we help you as an adult get ready for First Communion? We can assist you with these processes. Come to St. Pius X Catholic Church Open House for inquirers on October 5th at 6:30 pm in the Church.  We also invite children  over the age of 7 who have not been Baptized and/or received First Eucharist to enter our Children’s RCIA.  Please call Cass in the parish office for information.

Baptisms: Do you have an infant or young child whom you would like Baptized? Please call Cass in the parish office to register for class and information about the next Baptisms at the parish.

Middle School Ministry:  Join Us at 12:15 pm on Sunday! SPX EDGE


Welcome to our High School Dinner Nights as promised for ADVENT. We hope you can join us each Wednesday listed below. We will meet at a local restaurant near our Parish for fellowship and dinner. We will kick off on November 17th @ 7pm. Restaurant will be disclosed Sunday 14th to those who sign up. Use the link  Wednesday Dinner Night  to sign up. 


This event is OPEN to ALL 8th-12th grade youth.
What is the Diocesan Youth Conference?
The Diocesan Youth Conference (DYC) is an annual weekend event that gathers high school youth from Diocese of Richmond parishes in one central location.  DYC is a highly energetic and engaging opportunity for our high school teenagers to gather as a larger Church community and celebrate the richness of our Catholic faith.
What are some highlights of the Diocesan Youth Conference for 2022?
  • Sacraments.  Mass will be celebrated on both Saturday and Sunday with all attendees.  In addition, opportunities for Eucharistic Adoration and the Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available.
  • Breakout Sessions.  We will offer breakout sessions for adults and youth focused on engaging topics, including several panel-type discussions.
  • Diocesan Youth Choir.  We invite interested youth to participate in the Diocesan Youth Choir for Sunday Mass at DYC.  Participants need to indicate if they would like to participate on their registration; these participants and their youth ministers will be notified about rehearsals during the weekend.
Where and when is the Diocesan Youth Conference?
The Diocesan Youth Conference will be held on Friday, February 11 through Sunday, February 13, 2022 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center in Richmond, Virginia.
What is the registration fee?
The registration fee per participant is listed below:
Early Bird: $145 If registered by November 30. 

Reserve your spot with $50 Deposit and Registration form 
***Payment Plan
 $50 Payment due January
 $45 Payment due February
***This with early bird special 
After November 30th : $195 (based on 4 youth per room)
Space is limited to 12 youth only! So sign up TODAY to receive registration form!

Please use DYC 2022 to sign up.

 

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