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IN-BRIEF

A WEEKLY NEWSLETTER OF ACTIVITIES

Lumen Christi Catholic School FRI.

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Mon. 16th M- Mueller 238-8921 T- Gruenwald 242-1895

January 12, 2012

EVENT TIME PLACE PIZZA HUT DAY – NO HOT LUNCH Both Campuses Bake Sale – 8th Grade Mequon Only PPI Presentation 11:45–1:30 p.m. Range Line School 4th Grade PPI Fun Night 7:00-9:00 p.m. Homestead High School Mass 1S 8:30 a.m. Thiensville Birthday Blessings – January & July Scrip Orders Due 8:00 a.m. Both Campuses Mass 7th Grade 8:30 a.m. Mequon Birthday Blessings – January & July End of Second Quarter DQ/Rocky Rococo Order Forms Due Both Campuses Professional Development – NO SCHOOL Noodles & Co. – “GIVE BACK” Noodles & Co. – Fox Point Mass 1W 8:30 a.m. Thiensville TH Mass 6 Grade 8:30 a.m. Mequon Thursday Folders Sent Home Report Cards Sent Home Playground Duty for the Week of JANUARY 16th Tues. 17th Wed. 18th Thurs. 19th Fri. 20th M- O’Connor 242-5152 M- O’Malley 242-3306 M- Read 375-9929 NO T- Gallina 236-9072 T- Germano 414-446-5255 T- Hartlieb 643-4625 SCHOOL

JANUARY RESTAURANT GIVE BACK - NOODLES & COMPANY! Mark your calendars for the next Lumen Christi Restaurant Give Back on Tuesday, January 24th at Noodles and Company in Fox Point. Noodles and Company will be donating 25% of sales back to Lumen Christi, but you must have the flyer in hand for our school to get credit! Watch for the flyer in next weeks Thursday folder. Questions? Contact Katie Hartzheim @ khartzheim@wi.rr.com

NEW FAMILY REFERRALS As we prepare for our primary recruitment time, we rely on our current families to help bring in prospective families. All families received an Open House postcard invitation last week and we are asking that you pass it on to a prospective family. More postcards are available in both school offices. There is also an Inquiry Form on the website (under Prospective Families), which can be used to submit a prospective family's contact information. Current families that refer a prospective family will be entered into a drawing for a Sendik's gift card. Congratulations to the Boyle family for winning the latest gift card. Any questions, please contact Laura Rowe. Thank you!

MASS HELPERS FOR CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK We are asking for student volunteers to distribute Open House invites to parishioners after all Masses on Jan. 21 & 22. We are also in need of school families to serve as greeters and bring up the gifts during all Masses during the kick-off to Catholic Schools Week on Jan. 28 & 29. The form to volunteer is on the website under Headlines. All volunteers will receive a small token of appreciation for their time. We appreciate your help as we showcase our school to the Parish. Thank you!!


SHOUT! ADVERTISE! UNDERWRITE! Check out the Thursday folder this week to see how you can help support Shamrock 2012. In addition to advertising and underwriting, you can also order a Shamrock "Shout Out". Shout outs are a fun way to share your message with others attending Shamrock. Shout outs are a 2 line message that will be published in the catalog and on the Shamrock website. And the $20 donation supports our school by offsetting some of the costs of Shamrock. See the flyer in the Thursday folder or visit www.shamrockfun.com for examples. Let's have a little fun with this! Questions - contact Kim Althaus at 262-242-1963 or kimalthaus@gmail.com.

PARENTS ASSOCIATION... All are welcome. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month in Dominiac Hall at 9:00AM. Committee members are needed for Family Social and Funding. Come join in the fun. Parents Association is a great way to get involved and support Lumen Christi School.

SKI/SNOWBOARDING NEWS We are excited to have 64 students signed up for this year! All information is coming out via email and if you have not received any news, please call Jane Bartlett ASAP. We need a parent to take over the Ski/Snowboarding club for next winter of 2013. It would be ideal if 1-2 parents could commit now so that they can be "trained"! Please call Jane Bartlett if interested: cell 414-9160632.

THE ANNUAL FUND The Annual Fund appeal was recently mailed to every registered parishioner. This Fund was designed to advance our school’s Catholic mission and strengthen our academic programs by closing the gap between the actual cost of your child’s education and tuition. The appeal is a key source of revenue for our budget. Donations directly impact the day-to-day operations of the school. Please be as generous as you are able, knowing that every gift improves the lives of our children!

PPI PRESENTATION BY DR. GWEN COLE

PPP is presenting a talk on pressure, stress and anxiety in teens on Friday, January 13 from 11:45 – 1:30. Dr. Cole will lecture to the parents of middle school and high school students in the Range Line School Conference Room.

Submit In-Brief info to Cindy King (262)-242-7965 E-Mail: kingc@Lumenchristiparish.org Deadline: MONDAYS by 8:00 a.m. Please check our Parish School website at http://www.lumenchristiparish.org/school/ for more comprehensive information


6th Grade PPI Fun Night Saturday, February 11th, 2012 7:00pm-9:00pm

Homestead High School Please join all Mequon-Thiensville 6th graders for an evening of swimming, basketball, volleyball, music/DJ, ping- pong, games, speed pitch, pizza and more! **Any student wishing to swim MUST have their SWIMSUIT and TOWEL** Please drop off students at the Cafeteria entrance at 7pm and pick them up promptly at 9:00. They need to check in at the registration desk and pick up their name tag. Parents MUST come inside the building to pick up their child. The cost of this night is $8.00. Please complete the permission slip below and return to your school’s office. Make checks payable to PPI. Students WILL NOT be admitted without a permission slip. Permission slips due back by Tuesday, February 7th, 2012. NO ELECTRONICS will be allowed at the Fun Night. Parents, please see the PPI Rules and Expectations form, complete it with signatures and send back with permission slip. We want this to be a fun, safe event for your child and are doing this for their protection, as well as ours.

PARENTS!!! We need 50 volunteers to make this evening a success! Please consider joining us and fill out the form below. This is a GREAT opportunity for you to network with other parents. Questions: please contact Julie Robbins @jrobbins33@aol.com or Beth Harlieb @ehartlieb@wi.rr.com 6th GRADE FUN NIGHT PERMISSION SLIP(due by Tuesday, February 7th, 2012) Student name___________________________________________________________________ Phone # where parent can be reached during the event___________________________________ I give my permission for my son/daughter to attend the 6th Grade Fun Night and participate in the offered activities. I have enclosed the $8.00 admission fee (payable to PPI). Parent/Guardian Signature_______________________________________________________ th

PPI PARENT VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP(6 Grade PPI Fun Night) I would like to help make this event a success!) Please contact me!

Parent name_______________________________ Phone #_____________________ e-mail address_____________________________________________________________


PPI Fun Night Rules and Expectations 1. Respect all adult leaders, high school leaders and each other. 2. At no time should students be in unsupervised areas of HHS. 3. Damage done to school properties will come out of your piggy bank. 4. Students have to check in at the registration desk. 5. Students need to wear their name tag all evening in a visible location. 6. Parents need to enter HHS to pickup their students. 7. Cell phones ARE NOT ALLOWED. Students may use leader始s cell phones if needed. 8. Electronic devices such as, but not limited to MP3 devices, iPods, music players, gaming devices, and laser pointers ARE NOT ALLOWED. 9. Skateboards, scooters, rip sticks, bikes and rollerblades ARE NOT ALLOWED. 10.Alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, drugs, and weapons ARE FORBIDDEN. Any students who do no meet these expectations and break these rules will have their parent/guardian notified and they will be removed from the activities until they are picked up by parent/guardian. While we do not foresee any need for such disciplinary measures, we do want our expectations and rules to be clear. We look forward to an enjoyable evening of fun for all! *********************************************************************************************************************************** Please cut off and return bottom portion only; keep top portion for your reference.

STUDENT I have read, understand and agree to the Fun Night Rules and Expectations as stated above as determined by PPI, Mequon-Thiensville. _________________________________________________________________ (student print name) _________________________________________________ ______/____/____ (student sign name & date) PARENT/GUARDIAN For students to get the most out of this event, it is important for you (as parents/guardians) to support the PPI Fun Night planning team in emphasizing the importance of our Fun Night Rules & Expectations. I have read and understand the Fun Night Rules & Expectations above, as determined by PPI, Mequon-Thiensville and give my permission for my child to attend 6th Grade PPI Fun Night, Saturday, February 11th, 2012. ________________________________________________________________ (parent/guardian print name here) _________________________________________________ ____/____/____ (parent/guardian sign/date here)


PIUS XI HIGH SCHOOL 414.290.7000 www.piusxi.org 135 N. 76 ST. MILWAUKEE,WI 53213

The Class of 2015 invites you to discover why they chose Pius XI High School!

Come Join Us!

Important Dates! 2nd Semester Shadowing Period Registration required——see website for details

January 10––April 26 Placement Testing

WINTER SHOWCASE

Registration required——see website for details or contact Ann Moll 414-290-0212

January 19 Course Selection Jan 26

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012 6––8 PM This personalized event will give you a closer look at how Pius XI High School educates the whole person— spiritually, academically and socially. Take a tour of the school to see students in action, speak to teachers and have your questions answered.

Spring Showcase April 4 2016 Class Kick-Off May 3

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012 6––7 PM or

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012 6––7 PM

FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP

Financial Aid Deadline is February 15, 2012. For questions about financial aid, contact Grace Hein, Financial Aid Coordinator, at 414.290.8135 or ghein@piusxi.org. The entire Pius XI community forms a giant XI celebrating everything that is Pius XI on XI.XI.XI.

Why Choose Pius XI High School? We invite you to see first-hand the possibilities we offer, the preparation we provide for college and the sense of purpose rooted in our Catholic values that drive our mission to our students and their families. Through shadow experiences, our Winter Showcase, personalized school-day tours and coffees with our principal, Dr. Melinda Skrade, we provide both students and parents many opportunities to learn more about our exceptional community.

Helping unload food pantry supplies at St. Hyacinth.

PIUSXI.

Please visit us online at www.piusxi.org to learnORG more.

HIGH SCHOOL

For questions, please contact Nathan Sheets, Admissions and Enrollment Manager, at 414.290.8175 or nsheets@piusxi.org. Possibilities. Preparation. Purpose.


Catholic Schools Week 2012 Saturday/Sunday January 28/29 Church Activities

Faith. Academics. Service. Service

Monday ! January 30

Tuesday January 31

Wednesday February 1

Thursday February 2

Opening Mass both campuses Open House &Hospitality both campuses 9:30-12:30

In-school Activities

Friday February 3 All School Mass LCM @ 8:30

Thank You Day Both campuses

“Souper”Bowl Cans of soup @ LCT Cereal @ LCM

Service Stations LCM Teacher Swap/ Academic-a-thon Both campuses

Faculty lunch Both campuses

Other Daytime Activities Special Choices

DQ Day both campuses

Attire for the Day

Please wear school uniform to church

Sports Day (Packers Day)

School Uniform

Pizza lunch LCM Pajama Day (appropriate for school)

School Uniform

“Spirit Wear” Lumen Christi


Thursday Folder Jan 12, 2012  

Thursday Folder information for Jan 12, 2012

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