--Norwalk Catholic School -Friday Flyer--

March 24, 2017


Dear Parents and Guardians,

This week special recognition goes out to the students in grades 4, 5 and 6.  Their History Fair Projects were outstanding. I am very impressed with their research and presentation.

Proud principal! Mrs. French


Quote from Matthew Kelly's book Resisting Happiness; "Placing anything at the

center of our lives other than God creates a disorientation that leads to immense confusion."


Menu for w/o March 27th

Monday: Meatball Sub, Broccoli w/Cheese, Veggie Tray, Pears and Milk

Tuesday: French Toast Sticks, Sausage Patty, Hashbrown Stars, Applesauce, Juice and Milk

Wednesday: Boneless Wings, Smiley Fries, Cucumber/Tomato, Fruit Cocktail, Roll w/Butter, Milk

Thursday: Taco Salad, Black Beans, Corn, Pineapple, Chocolate Chip Gripz, and Milk

Friday: Stuffed Crust Cheese Pizza, Green Beans, Veggie Tray, Diced Peaches and Milk


What’s Happening the Week of March 27th?

Monday (27):

              -SHOP orders due by 9am


Tuesday (28):

              -Happy Tuesday!!


Wednesday (29):

              -Mass for Grades 1-6 – 9am


Thursday (30):

              -Choristers – 3:15-4:15pm


Friday (31):

     -Jeans Day – Last Friday of the month!!


New Items this Week!!


Chorister News: The Choristers sing tomorrow evening [Saturday] at St. Mary Church, Norwalk for the 6:00pm Mass.  Please meet at St. Mary’s at 5:30pm for warm-ups.  Dress is white tops and black bottoms.  See you at St. Mary’s on Saturday!


Spring Fling News: It is almost time to throw out the first pitch at this year's annual Spring Fling.  Join us for our own Flyer Field of Dreams Saturday, May 13th in the Convocation Center.  Be a part of our starting lineup.  NEW this year...Early bird ticket opportunities available.  Watch the upcoming Mustardseed for details.  Play ball!


3rd Quarter Grade cards went home today. Please check your address and add 2 stamps when returning your envelope. Thank you.


5th Grade Camp Parent Meeting: Monday, April 3rd at 6pm in the Gathering Space. Camp information, medical forms and packing list will be passed out.


Malley’s Chocolate Sale: Family members can still order items online until Monday, April 10th at https://malleys.com/fundraising/campaign/norwalk-catholic-elementary-school. All orders placed online are purchased with a credit card and are shipped via UPS directly to the person placing the order. School orders will be delivered on Monday, April 10th. All proceeds from this sale support field trips and general operating expenses for our students.


News worth Repeating!!


Important Dates for 1st Communion:

  St. Paul Parish


  • April 25      Dress Rehearsal for First Communion and Pictures


  • April 29      First Communion – 4:30pm mass
  • April 30      First Communion – During all masses (7am, 9am, 11am, 1:30pm, 5pm)

  St. Mary/ St. Anthony Parishes

  • May 6 St. Anthony’s at 4pm
  • May 7 at St. Mary at 10:30am


From St. Paul Parish: We invite you and your family to join us throughout this Lenten season for Evening Prayer on Wednesdays at 7:00PM and Stations of the Cross on Fridays at 7:00PM.


PTO Upcoming Events: Flower Sale and Breakfast of Champions - We are looking for a couple of parents to help coordinate these events. Monica Howerton is coordinating the breakfast, but could use a least 2-3 parents willing to help and I could use some help organizing the flower sale.  If you are interested in helping with either of these events please contact me. Lori@lorimatlackdesigns.com or text 218-280-9117. Thank you, Lori Matlack.


Yearbook orders: The last day to turn in an order is April 28th. The cost is $20. Please note: All checks should be made payable to Lifetouch.


Weekly Notes!!


Meal Magic: Please take a few moments to review your student/students Meal Magic Lunch Account Balance.   Meal Magic Balance can be obtained by:

  • Asking the cafeteria cashier.
  • Go on-line at www.sendmoneytoschool.com.  You can follow the "Meal Magic Online Functionality" link on the NCS website to the Getting Started Instructions.
  • Contact the Business Office (419-668-3005 x 223) for balance information.


SHOP NEWS: If you are gearing up for golf season, we offer Eagle Creek cards for $25 with a 10% rebate! We also offer both Jake’s Radiator and Fisher Transmission and they both have 10% rebates. That can really add up! Through 3/31, Bass Pro, JC Penney, and Journeys all have 3% bonuses. Also, Shutterfly has a 2% bonus. There are only 4 more weekly Monday orders left for this Shop year since we will not have an order the week of Spring Break. Keep adding earnings to your account for the 2017-2018 school year until April 30th. Please contact Sarah Anderson, Shop Coordinator, at norwalkmom@hotmail.com or 419-677-6415.


                                                          Have a Great Week!!