February 2017 Spanish Update

Se Habla Español con la Señora Gómez-Lewis The students have been working hard and having fun learning in the Spanish room! During the month of February, the students will be working on: PreK – Students continue to learn colors, numbers, emotions, and face parts. To reinforce vocabulary learning, we sing Fray Felipe, Los Saludos, and Los … Continue Reading »

January 2017 Spanish Update

Se Habla Español con la Señora Gómez-Lewis ¡Felíz Año Nuevo !  I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas. We are ready to begin a wonderful year in the Spanish classroom. PreK continues to learn the colors, emotions, and body parts. We will read the book De la Cabeza a los Pies by Eric Carle to reinforce vocabulary. … Continue Reading »

December 2016 Art Newsletter

Dear Parents, In the month of December, we are getting ready for the Advent season. Kids have been working on various holiday art as well as religious icons. In addition, we are gathering all of our artwork preparing for the Art show for Catholic Schools’ Week. I am looking for art volunteers who are available … Continue Reading »

6th Grade Environmental Camp

St. Monica Catholic School’s 6th grade students experience the excitement of the Outdoor and Environmental Education program at YMCA Camp Seymour every year, exploring ecosystems, understanding natural resources, and improving outdoor and group building skills. Our week-long overnight camp is designed specifically for our students as they spend 5 full days participating in hands-on classes; … Continue Reading »

5th Grade Egg Drop

Our St. Monica Fifth Graders participated in the Newton’s Egg Drop project this week. This Unit was used to expound on the student’s understanding of physics, materials science, and fluid dynamics. Additional components to the activity included keeping the egg’s container “on target”,  timing the falls to calculate the average speed, measuring the deformations of … Continue Reading »

CYO Champions!

Dear St. Monica families, I am proud to announce that our 7th grade girls won the CYO Basketball AA Championship with a 24-22 victory against Holy Family Kirkland yesterday afternoon. It was a great game, with our girls holding the lead steadily by several points in the first half. Holy Family then rebounded and held … Continue Reading »