Volunteers Make St. Anthony Great!

Each day parents and community supporters partner with St. Anthony Catholic School to create a warm, nurturing environment in which our students learn and play.  Thank you for sharing your time!  Parents, don’t forget to log your service hours on the St. Anthony website under the “Community” tab or click http://stanthonyeagles.org/parents-students/forms/volunteer-log-hours/.

Volunteer parent, Kelly Wood, assists Mrs. Tyler’s class with the annual 3rd grade Economy Fair. Pictured from L-R are, John Harrison Wood, Mrs. Kelly Wood, Jimmy Manuel, Andrew Smith, and Chase Thomas.

Volunteer parent, Kelly Wood, assists Mrs. Tyler’s class with the annual 3rd grade Economy Fair. Pictured from L-R are, John Harrison Wood, Mrs. Kelly Wood, Jimmy Manuel, Andrew Smith, and Chase Thomas.

Volunteer parent, Kelly Wood, assists Mrs. Tyler’s class with the annual 3rd grade Economy Fair. Pictured from L-R are, John Harrison Wood, Mrs. Kelly Wood, Jimmy Manuel, Andrew Smith, and Chase Thomas.

Volunteers, Maria Stewart and Elise Trowbridge, treat the faculty to a delicious luncheon hosted by 6th grade parents.

 

Volunteer Appreciation Crawfish Boil!

Please check your child’s backpack this coming week for the NEW invitation to the Volunteer Appreciation Crawfish Boil set for Friday, May 2, from 5:00-8:00 p.m.  Since the PA Spring Meeting was cancelled this year, the PA will conduct their business from 6:00-6:15 p.m.  On the NEW invitation, you will see the PA business noted on the back of the invitation.  Also, please note that babysitting will NOT be provided in order to comply with liability requirements.  Your volunteer hours are valued by the Parent Association and the community of St. Anthony!  In appreciation for serving your school through volunteerism, we hope that you will  accept the invitation to come together to join in good food, fun and fellowship.  If you are planning to attend, please complete the NEW RSVP section of the invitation and return it to school by Friday, April 25.

Week of April 14 – April 22

As you are planning your family’s schedule this week, please keep in mind the following events (for detailed information regarding the events, please check Edline):

  • Tuesday, April 15 - House Meeting, 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 17 - Live Stations of the Cross, 9:00 a.m.
  • Friday, April 18 – Good Friday, No Classes
  • Monday, April 21 – No Classes
  • Tuesday, April 22 – Classes Resume

Yearbooks!

It is hard to believe that the 2013-2014 academic year of St. Anthony Catholic School is coming to an end!  Over the summer, the St. Anthony Catholic School yearbook will be in print production and ready for distribution at Back To School afternoon in August.  If you would like to order a yearbook, please click on and print the 2013-2014 Yearbook Order Form.  Return your completed form with payment by Thursday, April 17.  The cost of each book is $25, and checks may be made payable to St. Anthony Catholic School.  Due to production requirements, only yearbooks pre-ordered will be distributed and there will be no extra copies for sale in August.   Thank you for a fabulous year!

Eagle Scramble Success!

Blessed with sunny weather and wonderful comradery among players, the 6th Annual Eagle Scramble at Annandale Golf Club was a success!  Presented by Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center, this year’s tournament had a surprise visit by Eli Manning!   Thank you to all who assisted, especially Co-Chairmen Michael Kimbrell and Dave Clements, in creating the success of the Eagle Scramble including sponsors, players, and volunteers.  We look forward to creating another great tournament next March!

Welcome to the Eagle Scramble!

Welcome to the Eagle Scramble!

Eli Manning with Bill Ramsey.

Eli Manning with Bill Ramsey.

Growing among golf enthusiasts, this year's tournament added an all-women team!

Growing among golf enthusiasts, this year’s tournament added an all-women team!

Back by popular demand was the Eagle's Nest, sponsored this year by Ray & Marilyn Hansen -  thank you!

Back by popular demand was the Eagles’ Nest, sponsored this year by Ray & Marilyn Hansen – thank you!

Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center's team had some stiff competition for this year's tournament.  Thank you for your support!

Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center’s team had some stiff competition for this year’s tournament – thank you for your support!

 

Regional Science Fair Results

Congratulations to all students who competed at the Regional Science Fair at Jackson State University this week.  We are especially proud of the eighteen 2013-2014 St. Anthony Winners and for St. Anthony Catholic School winning the Class 1 School Award!  Way to go Eagles!

Jackson State Science Fair. St. Anthony earned 22 awards AND was the winner of Class 1 School Award – Individual winners are attached. Pic caption – bottom row, L-R: Frances Richards, Paris Dryer, Maddie Claire Spence, Andrew Smith, Aly Praytor Second row, L-R: Kate Temple, Celestina Retumban, Anna Clare Sheehan, Anna Veston Deer, Kenneth Retumban Top row, L-R: Colin Praytor, Hailey Desai, Anna Chris Nicholas, Phillip Wright, Joseph Wright, Jack Clements, and Mrs. Vicki Moorehead (not pictured: Lyrik Lockhart).

Jackson State Science Fair. St. Anthony earned 18 awards AND was the winner of Class 1 School Award  bottom row, L-R: Frances Richards, Paris Dryer, Maddie Claire Spence, Andrew Smith, Aly Praytor Second row, L-R: Kate Temple, Celestina Retumban, Anna Clare Sheehan, Anna Veston Deer, Kenneth Retumban Top row, L-R: Colin Praytor, Hailey Desai, Anna Chris Nicholas, Phillip Wright, Joseph Wright, Jack Clements, and Mrs. Vicki Moorehead (not pictured: Lyrik Lockhart).

Eagle Scramble – Tuesday!

Eagle GolfOn Tuesday, we look forward to welcoming a course full of golfers for the 6th Annual Eagle Scramble at Annandale Golf Club!  Thank you for your support of this annual event, especially our title sponsor, Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center.  As a reminder to those who will be participating on this day; registration begins at 11:00 a.m., and the tournament will officially begin at 1:00 p.m. with a shotgun start!

Eagle Scramble – Set To Tee-Off On March 25!

There are a few remaining spaces for the 6th Annual Eagle Scramble.  Bring your golfing buddies and join us on Tuesday, March 25, at Annandale Golf Club for another great tournament.  Don’t miss this opportunity to “play like the pros” while supporting St. Anthony Catholic School.  For more information on tournament sponsorships and teams, please click on Player Registration & Sponsorship Information or contact the Development Office at (601) 607-7054.  See you there!

Your cart awaits you at the 6th Annual Eagle Scramble!

“Tastin’ Grace” – Staff Favorites Debut!

Get ready for a delicious evening on Saturday, March 22, at the debut and sampling of the 2014 “Saint Anthony’s Sayin’ Grace” cookbook insert!  Featuring mouth-watering “staff favorites” recipes, this year’s party will be hosted in the beautiful home of Mr. & Mrs. Robertson, Miss Robertson’s, one of our 3rd grade teachers, home from 6:00-8:00 p.m.  Benefitting the Parent Association of St. Anthony, your $50 ticket admits two and allows attendees to sample new recipes, view cooking and painting demonstrations, as well as wine and beer tasting in a beautiful setting filled with music and friends.  Be sure to share your St. Anthony family with others by inviting a friend to come with you!  Attendees will also receive the 2014 Saint Anthony’s Sayin’ Grace cookbook insert.  Tickets to this “tasty” event are  available in the front office of St. Anthony Catholic School and will also be sold during afternoon carpool/ACE on Thursday, March 20.

Team Registration for 6th Annual Eagle Scramble!!!

Team registration is underway for the 6th Annual Eagle Scramble at Annandale Golf Club on Tuesday, March 25!  Please check your child’s backpack for the Eagle Scramble brochure or click 2014 Sponsorship Information and Team Registration.  Please contact Co-Chairs Michael Kimbrell michaelkimbrell@bankplus.net, Dave Clements djclements@bellsouth.net, or the Development Office for more information on this exciting tournament.  See you at Annandale Golf Club on Tuesday, March 25, for fun while playing golf!