Please bring your plastic water bottles and aluminum cans on Tuesday, November 28 between 7:15am-8:30am. Drop-off will be located behind the Ed. Bldg. All proceeds will go towards Fr. Rudy's Maaglo Project which helps provide clean water to communities outside of Ghana. The program also supplies lunches and school supplies to school children in Ghana.
News & Announcements
Next week we celebrate Red Ribbon Week, and our students will have different themes each day. For example, Monday is Backwards/Inside Out Day because "Drugs are bad, so turn away from them." Wednesday is "Team up Against Drugs," and students can wear sports attire. It's going to be a fun week!
The students of St. Irenaeus Parish School will return on Wednesday, August 30th. We welcome all our current and new families to the 2017-2018 school year! Dismissal will be at 12:00pm August 30, 31, and September 1st.
St. Irenaeus will have its 40th Field Day Friday, June 2nd. This long-lasting tradition, pairs classes in each grade in friendly competition. There is kickball, dodge ball, 3 legged races, soccer, volley tennis, jump rope, and potato sack races just to name a few events. After lunch students will be treated to a spirit afternoon hosted by our Student Government.
St. Irenaeus will be hosting a second Open House this year on Wednesday, May 24th from 6:30pm - 8:00pm. This Open House is open to current and perspective parents. This is a great opportunity to visit all the classrooms, meet our teachers and principal, visit the library, science lab, and all the school facilities. If you have questions before our Open House, please feel free to call the school office at 714-827-4500.
Our 7th grade students will be performing the "Living Stations of the Cross," in the Church on Wednesday, April 12th at 1:15pm. All are welcome to attend this annual tradition.
Our 6th grade class is sponsoring a Family Movie Night in the Hall at 6:00PM this Friday, January 6th, to raise funds for their Outdoor Science School. They will be showing the movie "Storks" which is rated PG. Bring your favorite blanket or comfy chair. There will be door prizes, raffles, and a full concession stand. This is a great way to relax after the holidays, and enjoy a fun evening with the kids. Admission is free but donations in kind are appreciated.
Come join us at the McDonald's located at 10115 Valley View Road in Cypress this Thursday, November 17th from 5:00pm-8:00pm for McTeacher's Night. Our teachers will be serving up the food and working the counter. A portion of the proceeds will be donated back to our school. Hope to see you there!
We would like to invite all our school parents to stop by the Parish Hall next Monday, August 29th starting at 8:00AM for our Welcome Back Breakfast. This is a great opportunity to catch up with friends and welcome our new families. Are you a St. I Ambassador? This is a great opportunity to meet your new family. Hope to see you there!
Our 2016-2017 school year begins next Monday, August 29th! We are so excited to welcome all of our returning families and our new families. Don't forget, your registration packets are available for pick-up this week. The school office is open from 7:30AM-3:30PM Monday-Friday. Class lists will be posted this Thursday, August 25th by 8:30AM and students can drop-off their supplies at their classrooms between 9:00AM-11:00AM. Schools starts at 7:55PM next week and dismissal is at 12:00PM next Monday-Friday. We look forward to seeing all of you!