Weekly Newsletter


PRINCIPAL'S NEWS

Today is the midterm of the second quarter of school.  Progress reports were sent home tonight with your student.  Look them over and if you have questions contact your child’s teacher.

BASKETBALL
*Parents Please sign up for concessions.   Redwood Falls Brackets have been released. We have a couple more games next week and a different practice schedule.

ADVENT CHURCH SERVICES
St. Paul’s Church holds Advent church services Wednesdays to prepare us for Christmas.  Service begins at 7:00, but there are dinners held before church where all families are welcome.

VIKTOR THE VIKING VISITS SCHOOL
Friday December 14th Viktor the Viking will be having a presentation in the school gym.  His performance begins at 1:00 and everyone you can invite is welcome to watch.  He will be speaking on the topics of nutrition and Physical activity.  Wear your purple!

Arlington Police Speak to our Families December 13th  
December 13th the Arlington Police Department will be presenting to our parents at 6:30-7:30 in the gym.   We would like to serve a BBQ sandwiches for dinner that night. If there are a few parents that could serve the meal at school it is ready to go by 6:00.  Let a teacher know if you can help. 
RSVP NUMBER ATTENDING  by email/text/call to faculty so we can plan. THANKS

CES Bake Sale-
Calling all bakers: Sunday December 16th is our annual school bake sale held at church. Proceeds this year will go towards school window repair.  Cookies, bars, snacks, breads, pies , and candies are all needed for the sale.  If you are unable to bring it to church that morning please bring it to school Friday December 14th.  Happy baking and any questions contact Mrs. Petzel.

SICKNESS REMINDERS
The flu and illness season has arrived.  If your child is sick please allow at least 24hrs from the last symptom(fever, vomit, etc) before sending your child to school.  Call school in the morning so that teachers are not waiting for your child.  Thank you

PIANO PLAYERS:
If your child plays piano, they can play for the preservice on Christmas Eve.  If interested contact coordinator Janice Rauh 507-964-2109
 
MISSION GIFTS
Mission gifts this trimester will be going to Builders for Christ.  This group builds facilities for Christian organizations. Bring your gifts every Wednesday morning This week: $16.52  Total for Jesus Cares: $182.91

SAVE, SAVE, SAVE: Thank you for saving these items.  Labels can be dropped off at school or use the collection container in the back of the church.  Aluminum cans bring to the trailer in the alley by the school.    Thanks for saving these simple things.         
1. Designate Thrivent Choice dollars                         
 2. Our Family UPC labels                                           
3. Box Tops for Education                                         
 4. Aluminum Cans                                                   
5. Country Hearth UPCs                                           
6. MILK MOOLA– from Kwik Trip                         
7.Coborns/Cash Wise Reward Points (You can designate your Food Club receipts to go to St. Paul’s School simply by visiting the service desk at Coborn’s.

NEW CAR DECALS:  New St. Paul’s car decals will be available to all who would like them.  They feature St. Paul’s Lutheran on them.  They are free for all.  They are easy to attach and remove from any vehicle window.  Talk to a staff member or Kelsey Koepp to get yours. Website and Facebook: Keep up-to-date with all school events and happenings online.    www.stpaularlington.com/school click calendar.  Like us on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/stpaularlington

FAMILY AND FAITH RESOURCES: Take a look at the website www.wels.net. This is the Wisconsin Lutheran Synod’s website. It has some very valuable links for families and faith. It has many devotions and prayers you can use during the day. There is a link on our school website that takes you right there. Share devotion with others too.