Action Plan

That Every Child May Flourish St. Monica Catholic School Executive Summary of the Action Plan, April 2018 GOAL I: Promote a Strong Catholic Identity Foster robust faith formation in order to prepare all students for Catholic service and leadership. Encourage the ongoing spiritual and religious formation of faculty and staff. Celebrate and share our faith with … Continue Reading »

Slingerland Method in K-3 Classrooms

The Slingerland Method of Teaching is coming to St. Monica K-3 Classrooms for 2018-19! The Slingerland® Approach teaches oral and written language skills in the classroom to all types of learners, especially those with dyslexia. Our elementary teachers are very excited for this new approach in teaching: Reading fluency Decoding Reading comprehension Basic writing skills … Continue Reading »

PreK News

The students in the St. Monica Early Learning Center Building Friendships We have made a life-long friendship! Our school Sparrow Carmel. After coming for a visit several months ago we invited her to come back and play. Carmel is almost 4 years old, the same age as our Sunshine class. Meeting and playing with her … Continue Reading »

Iceland Trip

St. Monica School’s Science Trip to Iceland! Iceland 2019 Contact: Dan Sarlitto dsarlitto@stmonicasea.org Destination: Reykjavik Depart: Tuesday June 25, 2019 Return: Sunday June 30, 2019 Includes All Transportation, Quality Hotel, and Meals 24/7 Course Leader, Materials, Fees, Evening Activities Accident/Health Insurance, 24-Hr Emergency Support Sign-up www.worldstides.com/signup Use Trip ID #160759 Iceland 2019

May School Scoop

    The world’s favorite season is the spring. All things seem possible in May. View this email in your browser Volunteer of the Year It is time to select our 2018 School Volunteer of the Year. If you know someone who has made a significant contribution to our school through his/her volunteer efforts during … Continue Reading »

PreK FAQ’s

St. Monica Catholic School PreK Most Commonly Asked Questions Below are the 21 most commonly asked questions. They are broken up into three categories for your convenience; Academics, School Community, and Healthy Kids. If you have any further questions please contact Talina Birashk, Pre-K Program Director. Academics What are centers? Centers is what we call … Continue Reading »

LOL & Poetry Slam

“Lit Out Loud” Come join St. Monica Middle School for our first annual festival of the poetic and dramatic arts! We are proud and excited to share a celebration of literature in its most foundational and powerful form: “out loud” and enjoyed by a community! In a “coffee house” setting, complete with coffee and light … Continue Reading »

Art Contest

We just finished our 11th Annual St. Monica School Art Show during Catholic Schools’ Week. Thank you, parent volunteers, for helping to set up the art show. We wouldn’t have been able to hold this event without your help. Now our students are working hard to prepare for the 10th Annual St. Monica Art Contest. All students attending … Continue Reading »

Physical Education News

My primary goal in elementary PE is to develop students’ fundamental movement skills within a variety of developmentally appropriate game, aerobic, and anaerobic activities. The St. Monica PE program will also enhance students’ personal fitness and provides them with the knowledge and skills necessary to engage in a variety of physical activities. As a young … Continue Reading »

Prayer Service

Seattle area students will be walking out of classes on March 14 to protest gun violence. St. Monica School students will join the movement in a uniquely Catholic manner. Students will gather on the lower field at 10 AM where they will pray a living rosary around 17 crosses commemorating those who lost their lives … Continue Reading »