Volume 55, Issue 13
December 10, 2015
Service of Lessons & Carols
On Friday, December 18th, we will celebrate our annual service of Lessons & Carols. All families are invited to join us as the third grade class presents the Nativity Story then the Middle School Orchestra, Middle School Choir and Lower School Choirs will share / lead holiday carols. The performance will take place from 11:00AM - noon.
(The chapel doors will open at 10:30AM - a number of Middle School ensembles will perform as a prelude beginning when the doors open.)
School will dismiss for the Christmas recess at noon. There is no after school care provided that day.
Hello Parents of the Class of 2017!
I would like to invite you to the Center on
January the 14th at 7:30AM
to meet regarding the 8th grade class trip to Washington, D.C., October 3-9. During a short presentation we will cover trip details such as the itinerary, inclusions and cost as well as the registration process. It is important that we register each student now so that hotel, flight and other reservations may be made. There is also a $100 discount for registering prior to January 31st. Paperwork has been sent home with your child that includes trip details. Information can also be found online at
Meanwhile, if you have questions but are unable to attend please let me know.
Thank you and see you there!
Common Ground Speaker Series in January
Mental Health Panel: Positive Responses to Our Children's Distress Signals
Thursday, January 14th - 7pm
Sacred Heart Preparatory, Atherton
Dr. Denise Pope leads a panel discussion about strategies for promoting positive emotional health during adolescence with Stanford physicians Shashank Joshi, M.D. and Neville Golden, M.D. Parents and educators of children of all ages are encouraged to attend this special event. Read more.
70% and counting!
We are getting excited as the thermometer climbs higher! Thank you for your participation in
the Annual Fund.
The Saint Andrew's Annual Fund Chair, Amy Geer commented
"We look forward to achieving 100% participation from all our families to help support our teachers and students this year. Please join in!"
Parents Night Out
, the After School Care team is pleased to offer you a night out! Get some holiday shopping done, tidy the house for upcoming visitors, go out to dinner with friends -- the night is yours! Parents Night Out Care includes a pizza dinner, games, crafts and a G-rated movie. The cost to participate is $4.25 per half hour. Care is available until
Advance registration is required - sign up today!
After School Enrichment
The second session of many of our After School Enrichment activities are just getting under way including a new offering of twice per week Mandarin, and several more will begin in the next week including Culinary Class, Engineering for Kids, Junior Gadgets, Mad Science, Legarza Basketball, Dance Force Kids, Tennis and more. Visit the
After School Enrichment
section of the website for more information and to register.