Virtual Backpack ~ End of Year
Click on Weekly Flyers on Left to view flyers on items below.
School Summer Office Hours
Approximately 7:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Call prior to insure we are here!
Thanks for your support of the Omaha Gives event. Your help will enable us to purchase new chromebooks (laptops) for student use. Research tells us that technology and small group work is beneficial for student growth. These will be instructional ideas that teachers will be working towards next year as well.
We're still looking for someone to play Mass music still-stipend provided.
If you are interested contact the school office.
Preschool Spots are filling up fast!
Get your registration in today.
~School Calendar 2017/2018 http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_yearly_calendar.pdf.
~School Supply List 2017/2018 school year http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_2018_Student_School_Supply_List.pdf
~Every Kid in the Park See America’s natural and historic sites for free. https://www.everykidinapark.gov/
~Girlscouts will be hosting a Father Daughter Bowling Night. For details see flyer @ http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_06_13_Girlscouts%20Father%20Daughter%20Bowling%20Night.pdf
~Home and School end of year newsletter! http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Home_&_School_Newsletter.pdf
~Home and School Position for 2017 School Year
We are looking to fill a couple of positions for the new school year. Here is a description of what each position entails. If you are interested please contact HSA President, Crystal Anderson, email@example.com.
Vice President - Duties of the Vice President include, but are not limited to:
1) Assist the President in overseeing the HSA.
2) Take the lead at meetings of the HSA in the absence of the President.
3) Serves as ex-officio member of all standing committees.
4) Shall perform such other duties as may be assigned by the President or by the Executive Committee.
~ HOPE NEWS Please note that the HOPE OFFICE will be CLOSED from
Monday, May 29th – Wednesday June 21st. HOPE physical scrip cards can be purchase at the both the Parish Offices (SJ/SEA) during office hours 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.
Reloads & Scripnow! Can be purchase if you pay on line with SWS and released immediately. Otherwise the order will be release after June 21st only.
Please plan ahead and get your cards for the summer.
~Jumping into Kindergarten is an opportunity for incoming kindergarten students to work with our two kindergarten teachers to be prepared for a great transition. See flyer for details on how to get signed up: http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Jumping_into_Kindergarten.pdf Space is limited and signup deadline is by April 23rd.
~Putt Putt for SJS - Celebrate the end of the school year at Putting Plus on Tuesday, May 23rd - see flier for more details. http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_5_23_Putt_Putt.pdf
~Save the Date the 2017 fall crafting date has been set!!! Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 7 to spend the day crafting with friends. More information is to come. Please contact Jen List at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Enrollment still open for Summer Art Camps!
The form says the due date to enter is 5/12, but there are a few spots still open in each of the Summer Art Camps (Paint Camp & Clay Camp). If you'd still like to sign up, you still can! Just send in the form and payment to the school office for Mrs. Smith. (provide link to form)
Thanks! Mrs. Smith
~SJS Art Camps are now enrolling! There will be a 4-day Painting Camp and a 4-day Clay Camp. Visit http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Art_camp.pdf for camp details and enrollment forms.
~SJS Enrichment and Summer Reading Skills Program SJS will again offer this program to all incoming 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade students. For more information and registration form go to: http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_3_28_Summer_Reading_Enrichment_Letter.pdf.
~SJS Athletics Need to find some ways to volunteer and meet the new parent volunteer commitment for the 2017-2018 school year?
St. James / Seton Athletic Association is looking for new board members!
What is the SJS Athletic Association?
We are a self-funded parent organization which sponsors the following competitive programs for St. James / Seton: Volleyball, Football, Basketball, and Track. Our teams are competitive and play in the Parochial Athletic League. The Athletic Association also sponsors the annual Spring Fling, a dinner/auction fund-raiser to support the financial necessities of athletics.
What does the board do?
The Athletic Association Board manages all of aspects of the sports programs we support including registration, uniforms, coaching staff, referees, evaluations, and procurement of gym time and space. Board members attend one meeting a month and provide gym supervisor presence at games as needed. Board members also assist with the planning of the Spring Fling Fundraiser and other activities on an ongoing basis. Board members are dedicated volunteers who believe in providing an athletic structure that teaches the fundamentals of sports along with sportsmanship and Christian values.
How do I join?
All parents are welcome no matter what grade your child is in. Attend our first meeting of the school year in August. Dates will be posted on our website at http://www.hometeamsonline.com/teams/?u=SJS&s=org
You can also check this link for more information about the Association and our current board members. We will send out additional notifications as the school year kicks off as well. COME JOIN US!!
~SJS Athletics is now accepting registration for the following:
SJS Football online registration is open now for all 7th and 8th grade boys. See flyer for more details. http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_5_10_SJS_Football_Flyer.pdf
SJS Volleyball online registration is open now for all 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade girls. See flyer for more details. http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_5_15_SJS_Volleyball_Flyer.pdf
~SJS Summer Science Camps 2017! This year there will be two different science camps for students entering grades 1st-5th. For all the details see flyer http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_5_12_SJS_sciencecamps.pdf and get signed up today.
~Creighton Prep Youth Football Camp http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Creighton_Prep_Youth_FB_Camp.pdf
~Educational Outfitters is having a summer sale! It’s not too early to start thinking about next year’s uniforms! Educational Outfitters is having a Summer Sale from JUNE 26th – JULY 10TH. 10% OFF all uniform items. Put it on your calendar now so that you don’t miss out!” See flyer for details. http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_7_10_Educational_Outfitters_summer_sale.pdf
~Kindermusik is a summer music camp designed to fill your little one’s summer with fun, music and laughter. See details @ http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Summer_Kindermusik_Flyer.pdf.
~Midwest Tae Kwon Do Summer pass details can be found @ http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Midwest_Tae_Kwon_Do_Summer_Flyer.pdf.
~OPS Summer Swimming Lessons schedule http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_OPS_Summer_Swimming_Lessons.pdf.
~Overflow Middle School A youth group night for all incoming 6-8th grade students will be held on 7/29/17. For more information http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_7_29_Middle_School_Overflow_flyer.pdf.
~Overflow Summer the summer calendar for Overflow can be found at http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Overflow_summer_flyer.pdf.
~Pro Sanctity Camp Fun & Faith girls participate in our camp that integrates normal camp activities with our faith. http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Camp_Fun_andFaith_Flier.pdf
~The 19th annual Remembrance Walk will be held Saturday, May 27th. Plan now to attend. See flyer for details on how to get signed up. http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_5_27_Walk.pdf
~Roncalli Catholic High School summer camp opportunities can be found @ http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_RCHS_Summer_Camps(1).pdf
Registration for camps http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_SUMMER_CAMPS_REGISTRATION_FORM.pdf
~St. Elizabeth Ann Seton – Parish Picnic 2017
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton will be hosting their annual parish picnic on Sunday, August 27th from 2:30-7:00 PM. The picnic will feature a BBQ pork dinner, bake sale, bingo, beer garden, music, games, inflatable and more. We will be seeking volunteers to assist with set-up (prior to 2:30 pm), take-down (after 7:00 PM) and supervision of all games and inflatables. If you or your family would be interested in volunteering, please contact SEAS Parishioner Brad Schmidt at 515-450-8687 (cell) or email@example.com.
~Skutt will host a Vivace Summer Camp (Show Choir) on Thursday, June 1st. Registrations due by May 24. Get signed up today! http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_Skutt_Vivace_Choir_Summer_Camp.pdf
~ TOTUS TUUS at SEA - July 17-21
Totus Tuus is a Latin expression meaning "totally yours." It is also the name of a fun and energetic parish-based summer catechetical program for both grade school age children and junior and senior high school youth. College students and seminarians form teams of four and sent out to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ in various parishes throughout the Archdiocese of Omaha. Registrations forms can be found in the church foyers and are attached here: http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_TOTUS_TUUS.pdf.
~UNO will be having a creative writing summer camp June 19-23. For details see flyer http://www.sjsomaha.org/media/files/2017_6_19_UNO_Writing_Workshop.pdf.