Highlights of the Week: May 14 - 20

May 14 - 20

Happy Mother's Day to all our moms!


  • Take advantage of early bird rate for Summer Camp by turning in your registrations by Friday.  Here are a few things that have been organized so far:
    • Science World will be coming
    • Climbing Rock Wall
    • Reptile people will be coming
    • The kids will be making Salsa
    • Kids will take part in a Zumba class, soccer and basketball.

Family Service Hour Opportunities:

  • 70th Anniversary - Bartender needed on Saturday (at Tzeachten Hall) - 6 pm to 9 pm. (dinner included!)
  • 70th Anniversary - More people are needed to help decorate Tzeachten Hall on Friday at 1 pm.
  • 70th Anniversary - We are hoping to take down most of the decorations down on Saturday night ,but if we don't complete it, we will need people to finish up on the Sunday morning.  I have 2 families who have volunteered to help..more volunteers needed.  Contact Pat for details.
  • Walkathon - need a few more people in the kitchen to prepare hot dogs/wrap them and deliver to classes.  Would need to be at the school by 10:45.
  • Walkathon - need another checkpoint person
  • Summer Camp- Get a start on your service hours for next year! oIf you can volunteer at the camp, please contact Jennifer Harris at jennifercastano8@gmail.com


  • Walkathon Assembly 9 a.m.
  • Grade 6 paddle boarding at Cultus Lake
  • Grade 1 to Chilliwack Gymnastics Club


  • Grades 6 & 7 to Playland "Science of Fun"
  • Hot Lunch - Subway and Hot Dogs
  • Track practice after school 2:45 - 4:00


  • Grades 2 - 6 attend Mass
  • Grade 7 paddle boarding at Cultus Lake


  • Choir sings National Anthem at RBC Cup 2 pm
  • Track practice after school 2:45 - 4:00


  • Freezie Friday
  • Deadline for early bird registration for Summer Camp.  Register for summer camp by today and cost is only $40 per child (or $100 for a family).  After today, cost is $50 per child, and no family rate.
  • Walkathon - Assembly in the gym at 9 am.  Students will be bussed to walkathon start point.  Intermediates will depart immediately after assembly, primaries to follow.  Students will be bussed back to the school upon completion of the walkathon and will be treated to a hot dog and juice box.   Additional hot dogs will be available to families who accompanied us on our walkathon.
  • Noon Dismissal - busses will run as normal.


  • St. Mary's School's 70th Anniversary Celebration.


  • In conjunction with our 70th Anniversary celebration, our school Choir will be singing at the 9:30 a.m. Mass. A full choir would be amazing!
  • Open House will be held in the school from 10:30 - 1:30.  Thank you to the 3 families who volunteered to be hosts at the Open House - additional St. Mary's school families welcome (students in uniform please!)