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Walkers-and-Runners-sm-e1404675554471Walking Club Beginning Friday, September 14th

 TahLogo  Fall Newsletter


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  • September 15th – 8th Grade; Day with Our Sponsors 3-6 PM
  • September 17th      –  St. Gabriel Chick Fil-a Night 5pm – 8pm at STONY BROOK CHICK FIL-A ON HURSTBOURNE
  • September 19th  – Skating Party 6:30 – 8:30 pm
    • Adult iPad training in computer lab 6:30 PM
  • September 20th      –  1:00 Dismissal
  • September 21st      –  Skating Party Uniform Pass Day
  • September 25th    –  Grandparent’s Day K-Flynn   9:30am – 12:00p
  • September 26th    –  Grandparent’s Day K-Miller   9:30am – 12:00pm
  • September 27th    –  Grandparent’s Day K-Dyar    9:30am – 12:00pm
  • September 28th      –  PTSO Walk-a-thon 8:30am in gym


  • We are now taking donations for the walkathon. If students bring their donations in by September 21 they get a uniform break on October 9
  • Walk Day: September 28, 2018
    • 8:30     Students gather in the gym for prayer, warm up activities, announce grand total, congratulations to everyone!
    • 9:00     8th Grade will lead the walk then dismiss each grade, 7,6,5…. We are walking on the school property but will have longer route. You will be dismissed from the gym to walk by administration. Teacher needs to lead the class and please do not let students pass you.  This will help with the flow and organization.
    • When students finish the walk they can get water from designated area.  DJ will have fun with music and games for all. DJ may organize some activities for certain grade levels to keep it more organized.
    • All classes go to lunch at their regular time.  Kids can bring a beach towel or blanket to eat picnic style in designated area. After recess teachers will pick up their students from the play park and get Kona Ice in the parking lot designated area.
  • Uniform break for Walk a Thon.  Each grade level will wear an assigned color with uniform bottoms, jeans or capris.
    • K: RED
    • 1: PINK
    • 2: GREEN
    • 3:  DARK BLUE
    • 4: YELLOW
    • 5: PURPLE
    • 6: ORANGE
    • 7: BLACK
    • 8: WHITE
  • Parent Letter

project-ahead-posterProject AHEAD

  • Project AHEAD is open to all students grades 2-9, and offers a variety of courses:
    • Gifted and talented classes
    • Enrichment Classes to benefit all children
    • Reading Clinic, a tutoring program for grades 2-5.
    • “Special Class for Special Students,” a class for students with special needs.  This will focus on social interaction and life skills.
  • Registration opens September 10 for the Fall session that starts October 27.
  • Website:
  • They also have a Facebook page “Project AHEAD” that keeps all up to date on news and happenings
  • Have questions, contact:  Jessie Moore, Project AHEAD Coordinator, Indiana University Southeast, Phone: (812) 941-2385

honor Honor Thy Children

respect liferev  Archdiocese Respect Life Month Activities 

Student Council  Student Council Dates 2018-2019

P_Confirmation 2014  Confirmation Dates

  • September 15th: 3-6 PM; Day with Our Sponsors and Blessing at Mass
  • This event is for candidates and their sponsors to attend together so they can set goals for the year

 S_CA_library_news Library News

  • Just an earlier reminder the Scholastic Book Fair will be held in the library during conferences on Oct. 11th.
  • The fair opens at 7:30 am and closes at 8:00 pm.
  • Students will be able to shop the Scholastic Book Fair starting October 4th during their library class time.


  • Plan to attend the skating party on September 19th from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. at Skate World.
  • The admission cost is $3.00 per child.
  • Skate rentals are $1.00 for regular and $2.00 for speed.
  • Students who attend may have a uniform break day on September 21st.

calendar  SCHOOL CALENDAR link below:


  • Sept 11 – 1st PTSO meeting of the school year, 6:30-8:30 in teacher’s lounge (future dates will be 2nd Tuesday of every month)
  • Sept 28 – Walk-a-thon (stay tuned for details, coming home soon!)
  • Oct 20 – Mark your calendars for the Fall Fest now!
  • Signup for our PTSO email newsletter and/or volunteer to help out with a PTSO event at
  • Follow St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic School PTSO on Facebook and Instagram


  • The 2019/2020 FACTS tuition assistance application period will run from December 15, 2018-February 28, 2019. 
  • The 2017 Federal tax return and 2017 W-2’s will be required.
  • More information to follow from the Archdiocese in the next few months.

reach alert  School, Pre-School & After-School Emergency Notification System

  • Go to
  • Click on MY ACCOUNT
  • Follow the prompts
  • When asked for network name, just type St. Gabriel and select from the school, child care, or parish
  • Type in the registration code: 2395535 7. If you requested text messages, you will immediately receive a text from REACH Alert with a 4-digit validation code. Enter the code where shown and click on VALIDATE


S_CA_pull_tabs  PULL TABS

  • Thank you to all those that continue saving and turning in the pulls tabs for the summer cancer camp for kids.
  • These may be turned in any time to the school office.


  • Please continue saving Box Tops for our school over the summer.
  • Please trim them and check the expiration date.
  • We will resume collecting them in August.
  • See this link for more information

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