There will be no school on Monday, Sept. 7 in observance of Labor Day.
Holy Rosary School is a participant in the National School Lunch Program and offers daily lunches which meet all federal guidelines for healthy student meals. Participation in the school hot lunch program for grades PK-8 is recommended. School lunch prices for the 2015-16 school year are $3 per day, and reduced price lunches are $.40 per day. Applications for free/reduced price lunches are available in the school office.
The usual schedule will resume on Thursday, Sept. 10.
Holy Rosary School will once again offer an after care program for the 2015-16 school year. Students enrolled in grades Pre-k 4 through eighth grades are eligible. On regular school days, the program will operate from the time school is dismissed until 5:30 p.m. The after care program will not be available on early dismissal days or when school is closed and will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 8. All families who may participate in the after care program must complete a registration form, which will be included in the first day folder of the oldest child in each family.
The first PTO meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 8 in the school cafeteria. Officers will be introduced and plans for the upcoming year will be discussed.
The Holy Rosary Student Council will collect ring tabs for the Ronald McDonald House throughout the school year. Tabs may be sent to school with students.
In addition to cartridge recycling, the school also does 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, visit www.fundingfactory.com or contact Mrs. Skutack at 457-2553.
Labels and box tops
Campbell’s soup labels and Box Tops for Education are being collected at Holy Rosary School. These programs provide educational resources that may be unaffordable through the school’s regular budget. They offer merchandise like computers, software, sports equipment, reference materials, science and art items, even musical instruments. Labels and box tops may be sent in immediately and processed before they expire.