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May 2014 newsletter

St. Gerard Catholic School Website: stgerardlansing.org May 15, 2014 Twitter: @sgslansing Facebook: St. Gerard PTO Our students, staff, and school families raised $2,632.90 in alms this Lent.  Way to Go! Staff News Please join me in welcoming Mrs. Shelby Hicks to our faculty for this upcoming school year. We actually welcomed Mrs. Hicks to our …

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DEQ’s 1st Place Earth Day Poster Contest Winner!

Ellie Kooney was recognized at the Earth Day event at Constitution Hall on April 22, 2014 for her entry in the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) poster contest.  She received First place out of thousands of entries.  Ellie is in Fifth grade in Mrs. Diana Schmitz’s class at St. Gerard School.  

April 2014 Newsletter

St. Gerard Catholic School Website:    stgerardlansing.org Follow us on Twitter at sgslansing April 17, 2014 Like us on Facebook at St. Gerard PTO Earn Tuition Assistance   St. Gerard School manages booths at both MSU men’s basketball and football games. This past year we have had families earn over $1,000 to help with their child’s tuition. …

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This is what Lent is all about!

Third Grade Presents…

To wrap up their celebration of March is Reading Month, the 3rd graders of St. Gerard School held a Reading Fair. Each student created a storyboard based on a book they read throughout the month, and classes and parents were invited to tour their presentations. This was a great way to showcase their love for …

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March Newsletter

ST. GERARD CATHOLIC SCHOOL Website: stgerardlansing.org March 13, 2014 Jeans Day on Friday, March 28th! Donations accepted for our Lenten Mission (see newsletter) Enrollment/Registration for 2014-15 We only have a few current family registrations that need to be turned in. We are so excited to welcome new families in a number of our grades as …

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February Newsletter

St. Gerard Catholic School Website:  stgerardlansing.org February 12, 2014 Enrollment/Registration for 2014-15    Current family registration began the beginning of February with new family registration to start the end of Feb. If you haven’t returned your registration packet for next year, please make every effort to return it as soon as possible. We have the wonderful …

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Catholic Schools Week Celebration!

While Catholic Schools Week was already two days short due to the weather, the staff and students at St. Gerard School made the most of it! Students collected over $1,800 in Pennies for Patients (the Lymphoma Society). On Thursday students participated in fun day (pre-5th grade), went to the Summit (6th grade) or went bowling …

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History is alive and well at St. Gerard!

Eighth grade students showed us that the past is very much alive.  Each student researched and presented an event that happened during the time of the American Revolution but instead of a normal poster or power point these students wore T-shirts depicting and explaining their events.  Their T-shirts also showed the significance of the event – what impact did …

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January Newsletter

ST. GERARD CATHOLIC SCHOOL stgerardlansing.org January 16, 2014 Our biggest “Box Tops” check yet! Over $4,000! Our music program thanks you! Accreditation Process While the school is currently working on its five-year plan through the parish, we concurrently are working on another plan through the Michigan Association of Non-Public School’s accreditation process. We recently finished …

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