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Mini Notes – 10/25/17

It’s finally time!   “What cha gonna be???”     Divine Mercy Trunk and Treat is this Friday Oct 27th!!!  Don’t miss out on the fun! If you are decorating a car/truck, trunk or a vehicle please be at the parking lot between 4:30  and 5:45pm.

Thank you for your generous donations to fill the St. Vincent de Paul Thanksgiving  baskets!

It’s almost November….. remember long pants for boys on Mass days from November through March.    DMCA will attend Mass on Wednesday, November 1st.    (It is a Holy Day – with no Mass on this Friday)

Remember this quote:  “Wax on, Wax off”?      The first annual “Divine Mercy Wax Museum” will be held November 2, from 1:00 – 2:15 in the dome. Over 50 intermediate grade students will present monologues while portraying historically famous people. Please mark your calendars and plan to visit the exhibition!

The $5 NUT day last week generated $605 for the victims in Puerto Rico of Hurricane Maria.   Thanks for your donations.

DMCA is collecting items to fill 100 Christmas stockings for the men and women who are currently deployed on the USS Roosevelt.  These sailors will not be home for Christmas and our plan is to prepare the stockings with Barbara Matthews.   The collection is on November 3 and we are hoping for the following items:

  • Kindergarten and 1st Grade:  Travel size Gold Bond powder
  • 2nd and 3rd:  gum
  • 4th  and 5th :  Chap Stick
  • 6th and 7th :  Hot cocoa packets with marshmallows
  • 8th and Mrs. Allen:  Travel size hand sanitizer
  • Thank you for what you are able to provide.

It’s MAGIC!   That’s right, if you ordered tickets for the Orlando Magic game on Nov 18, they are here at the office for you to collect.

The Merritt Island Holiday Parade is on December 2nd  and the theme this year is Holiday by the Shore.  Anita Bader has volunteered to lead the DMCA float  project and is open to all float ideas and suggestions!

This is the final week for our “GOT SNEAKERS?” campaign.   YES!   we are still accepting donations of used sneakers of all sizes!

The first Middle School dance is scheduled for Friday, Nov 3rd from 6 to 8 ……  with our DJ: Mr. Parker!

A note from Mrs. Moore: Dear Family of our Future Scientists,

An important part of the science program here at DMCA involves a hands-on approach to learning where students are actively engaged and become problem-solvers.  Throughout the year the students will be doing many inquiry-based labs using standard lab equipment and technology.  However, another important portion of their learning will come from the STEM-based challenges during Early Childhood & Elementary Labs, and Middles School Science Stations.  For these challenges, students are often required to design and build an apparatus or model to apply their knowledge of the subject matter.  This is where you come in.

The students and I are asking that you take a look at the list below and see if we can help you tidy up those junk drawers and pantries by taking some common household items off your hands…in the name of science, of course.

Thank you for your contribution and being an important part of the success of our future scientists!

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