May 26, 2021

 
 

NEW! Thank You! - Today was a hot one….but our lower campus kids stayed a bit cooler thanks to the fabulous freezer pop. popsicle, and ice cream treats that were brought in by the Cyran, Ward, and McGowan families! Thank you!

 

Diocesan Virtual Summer Institute! - The Catholic Schools Office is again offering a Virtual Summer Institute for students in grade K to 8. The online program will be free of charge for four consecutive weeks from July 5 to July 30. Classes are available on a first come, first serve basis and registration must be completed by June 1 HERE. Please see the letter HERE for more information. 

 

NEW! Lower Campus Remote Instruction End Date -- Formal remote instruction will end for grades PreK to 6 on June 4. At-home students will be invited to join their class during the last week of school as appropriate to the class activity. Parents are asked to return all books to school during the week of June 7-11.

 

NEW! Upper Campus Book Return - Grade 8 remote students should return all books to school the week of May 31 - June 4. Grade 7 remote students should return them the week of June 7 - 11. Yearbooks will be withheld from any student who does not return textbooks.

 

NEW! Milk End Date - The lower campus milk program will end on Thursday, June 3. 

 

NEW! Hot Lunch Reminder -- The Hot Lunch program will end on Thursday, June 3. All students on both campuses will need to bring a lunch from home from June 7 -11 (unless informed of a class party by a teacher).

 

NEW! Tuition Agreements and Deposits Overdue - Tuition Agreements and/or Tuition Deposits are now overdue and must be completed immediately to hold a student’s seat for the 2021-2022 school year. If you have not completed one or both of these items in the enrollment process, you must do so now. Both a signed Tuition Agreement and a non-refundable Tuition Deposit (per child) are required. If you have any questions or need further instructions, please contact Matt McKenna at mmckenna@saintchrisacademy.org.

 

Upper Campus Parking - We’re almost to the end of the year, so please continue to keep in mind the following parking restrictions at all times at the upper campus in order to avoid a ticket….or worse yet….a towing!

  • Be mindful of our handicapped spot in front of the school.
  • Don't block neighbors' driveways! 
  • Park on the school side of Bartlett Avenue and the school side of the side streets. Parking is only allowed on one side of the street.  
  • Don't park too close to the street corners (especially by the school entrance). 

 

Upper Campus Placement Tests - Any new upper campus student for the fall (6th through 8th grade) who has not taken the placement test, must do so as soon as possible. Please contact Sue Coker at scoker@saintchrisacademy.org to make an appointment. Thank you!

 

Lower Campus Used Uniform Closet - Have your kids outgrown their uniforms? Don’t forget that we have a used uniform closet! Donations of all outgrown uniform pieces are accepted and parents are also welcome to make an appointment to come in after school and look for uniform pieces to fit their growing children. Currently, we do not have any of the Academy logoed items (polo shirts, gym shirts/shorts/pants) as this is our first year with the new pieces, but we have an abundance of jumpers, skirts, skorts, and boys pants and shorts. Donations can be sent into the front desk at any time. Appointments to look through the closet can be made with Marta at mnissen@saintchrisacademy.org.

 

Summer Vacation Dates -- 

June 9 

-- Early Release at 11:30 AM for upper campus students only (grades 7 & 8) 

-- Final day for 5th and 8th grade students 

-- 5th grade Convocation (5:30 PM at the Upper Campus)

June 10 

-- Final day for 6th grade students (students may be dismissed at 1:00 PM if desired)

-- 8th grade graduation (7:00 PM at the Upper Campus)

June 11 

-- Final day for grades Prekindergarten to grade 4 and grade 7. This will be an Early Release Day with grade 7 released at 11:30 and grades 1-4 released at 12:00 PM. Prekindergarten will be released at 11:40 AM and Kindergarten at 11:45 AM.

-- 6th grade promotion ceremony (7:00 PM at the Upper Campus)

 

2021-2022 School Calendar - Our school calendar for the 2021-2022 school year has been approved! You can find it HERE. Please note that like this year, the schedule may be a bit fluid based on the COVID situation during the year. However, you will be informed of any schedule changes as soon as possible!

 

NEW! Lower Campus Back to School Supply List --The lower campus supply list for Fall 2021 is ready for those of you who like to plan ahead! Please click HERE to view!

 

THIS WEEKEND! Memorial Day No School - This coming Monday, May 31 is Memorial Day….and there will be NO school that day!

 

NEXT WEEK! Early Release Reminder - Friday, June 4 will be an early release day for both campuses so that teachers can attend a Diocesan event. Students at the upper campus will be released at 11:30 AM and grades 1-6 students at the lower campus will be released at 12:00 PM. Prekindergarten will be released at 11:40 and Kindergarten will be released at 11:45. There will be NO After Care that day.

  

Camp Bernadette and Camp Fatima - Our Diocesan summer camps, Camp Bernadette for girls and Camp Fatima for boys, are accepting registrations for this summer! Our camps offer it all: incredible outdoor activities such as canoeing, fishing, archery and rock climbing; arts and crafts to spark imagination and creativity; camp life designed to create a sense of belonging and foster friendships among campers from all across the country; positive, energetic, experienced counselors;  and a gorgeous lakefront New Hampshire locations.  Click HERE for more information!

 

Happy Hearts Daycare Openings -- Happy Hearts Daycare located at 12 Cushing Ave, across the street from the lower campus, has openings for before and after care! The hours are 6:30 to 8:30 and 3:00 to 5:30. They accommodate on snow days, two hour delays, early releases, no school days (except for the major holidays) and even if there is a power outage :) Care also available on the Christmas, February and April vacation weeks. If interested, please call...880-6575.

 

NEW! Cub Scout Pack 19 -- Cub Scout pack 19 is actively accepting new scouts! Our meetings are generally held on Thursdays at 6:00 PM at the Pilgrim Church at 4 Watson Street throughout the school year. (Currently being held outdoors through May 27th) 

During the summer months we offer 1-2 group activities, like hikes, mini golf, or attending a local Silver Knights game! We accept scouts from 5-10 years of age (Kindergarten through 5th grade). If you're a new or prospective scout, come join us for the evening and see why we believe Pack 19 is the best there is! If you have any questions for us feel free to email join@nashuapack19.org and we will be excited to reply. We hope to see you soon! Follow us on Facebook at “Cub Scout Pack 19 Nashua, NH”. 

 

NEW! NYSL Soccer Tryout - Interested in Travel Soccer?  NYSL will be holding tryouts in mid-June for the becoming Fall Season.  Exact days and times for the tryouts will be posted under the NYSL Travel section on the website.

 

https://www.leagueathletics.com/Page.asp?n=112860&org=nashuayouthsoccer.com

 

Preregistration is required. Go to the NYSL Registration Page.

~ Open to Boys born on or after 01/01/2008 and on or before 12/31/2014 

~ Open to Girls  born on or after 01/01/2007 and on or before 12/31/2014.