November 4, 2021

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

November
5      Level 2 Raffle Dress Down
8      1st quarter Honors Ceremony
8      Legacy Tree Form Due
10    Blood Drive- NO CARES
11    1:30 Dismissal
11    Afternoon Parent Teacher Conferences
12    No School for students
12    Parent Teacher Conferences
13    Legacy Tree Planting Ceremony @ Larrymore
15    Virtue of the Month Ceremony
22-26 Thanksgiving Break

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


NEWS AND EVENTS

To purchase your tree, please click  Legacy Grove Form.

 


Dress Down Day: Tomorrow, November 5 is dress down day for all students who sold 20 Pirates Gold Raffle Tickets. 

Dress Down Day Guidelines from Handbook:

  • Students should use good taste, common sense and observe the guidelines given by the school administrators.
  • Shirts must have sleeves and cover the belt/waistline. No plunging necklines, tank tops or  halter tops.  T-shirts that advertise alcohol, tobacco, contraband or other inappropriate sayings are not permitted.
  • Frayed, torn or unsightly jeans/pants/shorts or shoes are NOT permitted to be worn.
  • Short shorts (more than 4” above the knee) and mini-skirts 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.

Hot Lunch Orders

Please check RenWeb/Family portal for the menu and to place an online order. Lunch orders are only open for the following dates: November 8  thru November 11, no advance orders at this time. Lunch orders most be submitted by Noon Friday, November  5, 2021.  Cost of lunch will be added to your FACTS account.


Fundraising Opportunities

Click PALS SOCKS to browse and shop.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In addition to Papa John’s, remember to show our other school sponsor, Fuddruckers you support. 10% of all proceeds will be donated to the school. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


St. Pius X Church News

 

DESSERTS and ORNAMENTS :  The St. Pius X Women’s Club will be enjoying homemade desserts and making Christmas ornaments on Thursday, November 4, 2021.  Be sure to join us as we share fellowship, desserts, and learn how to make very unique Christmas ornaments.  Discover other exciting plans the Women’s Club has for the upcoming year. Festivities start at 6:30 in the Parish Hall and is open to all women of our Parish and School (ages 18 and up).  The purpose of Women’s Club is to unite women of the parish in acts of Faith, Charity and love. 

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:  We invite your Middle School Teen to join us for EDGE  Sunday at 12:00 -1:30pm @ School Entrance. The goal each Sunday is for the youth to grow in community and have fun with one another! Teens are welcomed to bring a friend.  For more information or to register click the link: St. Pius X Youth Ministry – Home (weebly.com)


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