CALENDAR OF EVENTS
7 Virtus Training ( 1 pm in the Church)
8 Basketball Registration Due
11 Columbus Day- No School and CARES closed
12 Virtus Training ( 6:30 pm in the Church)
15 End of Raffle
22 Noon Dismissal
22 Trunk or Treat
27 Picture re-take
29 Orange and Black Dress Down
1 Winter uniform starts
ANNOUNCEMENTS ABOUT COVID-19 AND SCHOOL UPDATES
Information and Resources
State Law ( Ref. Code of Virginia § 22.1-270) requires that your child is immunized and receives a comprehensive physical examination. ALL Physicals and Immunizations are required. If you have not submitted these forms please do so immediately.
In addition all medication must be submitted with a Request for Administration of Medication Form / Life – Threatening Allergy Management Plan along with the medication in the original box must be submitted.
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.
The school lunch program uses an online ordering system for all student lunch requests using your RenWeb/Family portal account. Lunch charges will be deducted from your “incidentals” account. The office does not accept cash or checks to cover lunch payment nor enter lunch requests into the system on your behalf. Should you need assistance in how to use the online service, please contact Mrs. Jackson at the school office and she will gladly assist you.
Please check RenWeb/Family portal for the menu and to place an online order. Lunch orders are only open for the following dates: October 12 thru October 15, no advance orders at this time. Lunch orders most be submitted by Noon Friday, October 8, 2021. Cost of lunch will be added to your FACTS account.
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
From SPX Athletic Association
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
Dress Down Day: Students who completed and turned in their summer bingo sheet will be allowed to dress down October 8, 2021.
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.
- Short 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.
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.
St. Pius X Parish Women’s Club
Come meet the new officers and board members of the St Pius X Women’s Club and help us plan for an exciting new year. Our next meeting is on Thursday, Oct 7, 2021 in the Parish Hall. The wine, cheese and lemonade social begins at 6:30 and the meeting will start at 7:00 pm. We have a great team in place with lots of energy and new ideas on how to unite the women of the parish in
acts of faith, charity, love and fellowship. We encourage all women of the parish (18 years and older) to join us for this fun filled event.
Upcoming Virtus Training
October 7 @ 1pm in the Church (enter through side door by Parish Hall)
October 12 @ 6:30pm in the Church (enter through side door by Parish Hall)
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