October 14, 2021

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

October
22     Noon Dismissal
22     Trunk or Treat
25     Pirates Gold Raffle Ends

27     Picture re-take
29     Orange and Black Dress Down
29     Report Cards Released 

November
    Winter uniform starts
1     All Saints Parade
11   1:30 Dismissal 
12   No School for students/ Parent Teacher Conference
15   Virtue of the Month Ceremony 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources


NEWS AND EVENTS


St. Pius X Catholic School is excited to announce a partnership with the City of Norfolk in creating a school Living Legacy Grove, a planned grouping of trees of natural beauty to commemorate St. Pius X Catholic Schools 65th Milestone Anniversary.  This project is limited to 65 trees and will be sold on a first come first purchase basis. Please review the flyer additional information on how to participate in this exceptional opportunity for the community and St. Pius X Catholic School.

 

 

 


Trunk or Treat is Back!!
Please click the link  Decorate Your Car  to register your vehicle for Trunk or Treat


From Home and School Association 

The HSA is kindly asking for candy donations and volunteers to assemble treat bags.

– We are asking for peanut free candies only!

– Please have your Virtus training complete if you sign up to volunteer. 

Thank you all for considering a donation of candy or time! If you have any questions email us at Spxhsa@piusxparish.org Let’s go Pirates!!

Please click the link to sign up to donate candy or fill treat bags Candy Donations and Volunteers


SPX Athletic Association

2021-2022 Basketball Registration

Students in grades 3-8 enrolled at St. Pius X School and students registered and  active in their parish’s Religious Education program are eligible to participate. Please click the link
21-22 Basketball-Registration   to obtain registration form 


 

Please check RenWeb/Family portal for the menu and to place an online order. Lunch orders are only open for the following dates: October 18  thru October 21, no advance orders at this time. Lunch orders most be submitted by Noon Friday, October 15, 2021.  Cost of lunch will be added to your FACTS account.


Clinic News

A free hearing screening will be conducted by Dr. Berenguer on October 13, 2021 at SPX for all Kindergarten, 3rd, 7th grade students. Please submit form by October 8, 2021. If the form is not completed your child will not be tested.  Please click Screening to submit your response.

Family Optometric Associates (FOA) will offer a free vision screening to your child at St. Pius X School. The screening uses testing that is 85-90% effective in detecting vision problems. No physical contact is made with your child and no eye drops or medications are used. The vision screening will be conducted on October 21, 2021 at SPX for all Kindergarten, 3rd, 7th grade students. Please submit form by October 18, 2021. If the form is not completed your child will not be tested. Vision Screening

 


Fundraising Opportunities

Click PALS SOCKS to browse and shop.

Papa John’s Regional Dollars for Dough Competition!

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. 

Have Fun, Eat Pasta, Raise Money!! please click on  Shop Pasta  to view flyer.   Use link on flyer to shop artisan quality pasta.


St. Pius X Church News

 

 

 

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 12:15-1:30pm @ 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. Lunch will be serve!
Donations of individual drinks and snacks are appreciated.
Only 1 registration per family required Friends are not required to register.

Invitamos a su adolescente de la escuela intermedia a unirse a nosotros para 
EDGE Domingo a las 12:15-1:30pm @ Entrada a la escuela
¡El objetivo cada domingo es que los jóvenes crezcan en comunidad y se diviertan unos con otros! Los adolescentes son bienvenidos a traer a un amigo. ¡Se servirá el almuerzo!
Se agradecen las donaciones de bebidas y bocadillos individuales.
Solo se requiere 1 registro por familia Los amigos no están obligados a registrarse.

For more information or to register click the link: St. Pius X Youth Ministry – Home (weebly.com)

 

 


 

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