January 31st CSPC Newsletter

Good evening St. leo parents and teachers.  Hoping that everyone had a great weekend!  Check out our website at http://www.stleoparentcouncil.org  Follow us on twitter @stleosfun AND we are now on Facebook at https://m.facebook.com/stleopcspc  Whatever your social media preference we are here to make being involved as easy as possible for you! 

DANCEATHON pledges are due tomorrow! The House with the most participants will win the ice-cream sundae party.  Remember even a pledge of a loonie counts as participation!   Children receive glo jewellery based on their pledge amounts.  Additional sticks, bracelets and necklaces can be purchased on the day of the Dance-a-thon which is this Wednesday February 3rd!  A huge shoutout to Carey Burleigh and Jackie McGrath for organizing and leading the kids in some fantastic dancing! 

Reminder that the SwimTeam HOTDOG day fundraiser is this Tuesday.  Ms Figueredo will still be accepting forms until tomorrow.

Pizza day is Wednesday.  

Check out the Principal of Excellence award the next time you are in the school office.  It is a beautiful award made all the better with Mrs Ugrin's name on it! 

A big thank you to Claire Michaud, Andrea Caba, Carey Burleigh, Katrina Svandova, Lucy Messore and Claire McMullan for reading to the children on Literacy Day!

Reminder to return forms for teacher interviews happening on February 11th a nd 12th.

Registration for Kindergarten is ongoing.  Please tell your friends and neighbours about our great school!  Applications can be completed throughout the SOAR program via http://www.tcdsb.org

First Communion and Confirmation .  All children must be registered at the Parish Office.  Extended registration hours are Feb1st, 2nd,  8th and 9th until 7:00p.m.  The final date for registration is Feb 19th at 12:00 noon. 

The St. Leo Children's Choir will be singing this Sunday at the 11:30a.m. Mass.  Please come out to support them.  It was lovely to see Ms Starr and the grade 8 students doing hospitality and gift bearing at the 10:00a.m. Mass today!  

Please note that the upcoming CSPC meeting has been rescheduled to February 17th as the entire school is being outfitted for Wireless during the evening hours!!!!!

Chess Club is this Tuesday at lunch. Swim Practice is Fri at 7:15p.m. and Sat at 4:15p.m.

Mr Punter and Ms Policelli's classes will be skating on Friday.  Please remember to send skates and helmet with your child to school. 

Spring Fling is a while away but over the next months as you are cleaning toy rooms and the like.. We are seeking any donations of stuffed animals and small toys (think McDonalds type toys) that can be used as prizes.  Please drop them off in the office or to 129 Symons Street at your convenience.   We are also seeking any items that can be put on the auction block - gift certificates, services, gifts you may want to regift:) etc.  

Thank you to Coaches Jackie McGrath, Claire McMullan and Blair Larsen for their dedication and commitment to the St. Leo Swim team! Thank you to Ms Figueredo, Mrs Ugrin, Ms Starr and Mme Simas for supervising and making the team a possibility.  

A huge shoutout to our Community Partner Kingsway Health for their very generous contribution to our school.  They are making St. Leo a better place to learn!  Thank you!!!