Holy Rosary School news

June 27th, 2015 1:52 am

First Posted: 4/3/2013

After enjoying wonderful Easter breaks, students, teachers and faculty were pleased to once again be together, looking forward to making this spring a great time to be at Holy Rosary School. If you thought we have had a busy year so far, wait until you see the fun and special events going on now.

Openings available

Would you like your child to be part of our academic, Catholi- based school family? We currently have limited openings in our pre-school and kindergarten programs. Call us at 457-2553 and make an appointment to visit the pre-school or kindergarten.

End of third quarter

Third quarter ends on Wednesday, April 10. Check Edline to make sure your child is not missing any work as we prepare for report cards.

Father-daughter dance

Our Second Annual Holy Rosary Father-Daughter Dance will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, April 12. All young ladies from preschool to eighth grade have been invited to join their dads, step-dads, grandfathers, uncles, etc. for a beautiful evening of fun, dancing, games, food and prizes. Music is provided by DJ Charlie Hayes and optional professional photos are available for an additional cost. Turn in your registration by sending it into the office on Monday morning. For further information, call the school office at 457-2553.


Spring photos will be offered on Wednesday, April 10. Students participating in photos may wear their appropriate choice of clothing that day; no jeans.


The Second Annual Holy Rosary School 5K Race/1 Mile Family Fun Walk will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 20 in front of the school. Pre-registration is preferred, but race day registration will take place the morning of the race from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Information on the race was sent home with the students. For more information, contact Rene Hanley at 457-2553.

Athletic banquet

The Holy Rosary Athletic Association will hold its annual sports banquet on Friday, April 26 at St. Mary’s Center in Scranton. Information regarding the banquet was sent home with the students last week.

Spring concert

Our annual spring concert featuring fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh grades will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 28 at Holy Redeemer High School, Wilkes-Barre.

Gift certificate news

Gift certificate sales are heldfrom 8 to 10 a.m. every Thursday in the Holy Rosary Church hall. School families may send in orders on Wednesday to be filled on Thursday.


In addition to cartridge recycling we also have cell phone recycling. Select cell phones can be dropped off in the same location and recycled for credit. For more information or for a list of qualifying cartridges, contact Mrs. Skutack at 457-2553.

Labels/ box tops

Campbell’s soup labels and Box Tops for Education are being collected at Holy Rosary School. These programs enable us to provide educational resources that may be unaffordable through our regular budget. They can be sent in immediately and processed before they expire; there is no need to wait until you accumulate a quantity.