WA Catholic School plans Pi Day

June 27th, 2015 1:17 am

First Posted: 3/6/2013

The Wyoming Area Catholic School in Exeter announces the following:


March 15 – 1 p.m. - Grade 6

March 22 – 1 p.m. – Grade 5


March 12, Sacrament of Reconciliation, 1 p.m.

March 13, 11 a.m. dismissal

March 14, Gertrude Hawk Easter candy pick-up


March 14 is Pi Day at Wyoming Area Catholic and all Catholic schools in the Holy Redeemer System. At Wyoming Area Catholic, students in grades 6,7 and 8 will have an early morning – Live with Ryan Leckey! Watch WNEP-TV beginning at 4:30 a.m. and throughout the morning broadcast to see students celebrate PI Day! Activities for PI Day will continue throughout the morning beginning at 8:30 a.m. and ending at 10:30 a.m.

Some activities inlcude Pi memorizing contest, Pi measuring contest, Pi scavenger hunt, Pi tattoos, Pi eating contest, Pi baking contest, Pi face painting and Pi relay races.

Pi service project- “Call to Service” – As part of the Pi Day Extravaganza, we are going to call on you to serve others. Students in grades 4-5-7-8 are ask to donate “Round Money” or coins. This will be donated to St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen. Students in grade 6 will donate “Circular Toys” for the Children’s Service Center.

Grade 6 students will then participate in a “Royal Pi Day” at Holy Redeemer High School with Grade 6 students from all feeder schools in the Holy Redeemer System from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Wyoming Area Catholic School’s annual “March Madness” Basketball Tournament, sponsored by the Booster Club, will run from March 9 through March 27. Numerous teams from all over Wyoming Valley will participate in this event. Boys and girls in grades 3 through 8 will participate in a half dozen individual brackets.


Our school is an avid collector of Box Tops for Education. These box tops can be found on tops of many products that we purchase at the grocery store. Please clip them and send them in. You can drop them in a zip lock bag and bring them to the office or send them with your child.