Category Archives: Newsletters

June Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK Dear Parents:   It is hard to believe how quickly the school year has passed and come to an end.   I would like to thank you for your faith, trust, and commitment to the mission of St. Amelia School.  It is your belief in the Catholic education values that helps us […]

May Newsletter

  FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK   Dear Parents: In the whole history of the world, nobody had ever been quite as brave as Mary, a teenager from a little, unknown town in Israel.  Everything depended on what she would say when the angel Gabriel announced to her that she would become pregnant and give birth […]

April Newsletter

Dear Parents, At this time we turn our thoughts to Easter and the joy and the hope that it represents.   Without Easter, without the Resurrection, we would face a future of darkness rather than the promise of eternal life.   Easter is truly a time of celebration!   As we see signs of renewed life all around […]

March Newsletter

Dear Parents: Lent is the yearly celebration by the Church of its corporate conversion in Jesus Christ.  Lent has two major purposes: It recalls or prepares for baptism, and emphasizes a spirit of penance.  Through forty days of closer attention to God’s word and of more prayer, believers are prepared to celebrate the Paschal Mystery. […]

February Newsletter

Dear Parents, This month is a month of celebrations. We are in the middle of celebrating Catholic Schools Week 2018. This year’s message is ‘Catholic Schools: Learn. Serve. Lead. Succeed!’ This theme encompasses the core products and values that can be found at St. Amelia School. Not only are we teaching students to become future […]

December Newsletter

Dear Parents: Remember that feeling as a kid of counting down the days left in school before Christmas break?  It is so exciting counting down the days and experiencing the wait with the kids here at school.  I am so blessed to get to feel like a kid again every Christmas.   But we must remember […]

November Newsletter

Gobble, gobble, Saint Amelia families! It’s November, which means Thanksgiving is nearly here, and I know we’re all looking forward to a couple of vacation days at the end of the month. But there’s still plenty of work and fun to be had before we get to that. Speaking of fun, I want to give […]

October Newsletter

  Dear Parents, Thank you for your patience and support as we began this school year.  I am thankful for the support of our new pastor, Fr. Sibby, and Fr. Seän Paul — they both have been instrumental in our opening of school.      We welcome back Miss Gutowski and our new Dean of Students, Mrs. […]

Summer Newsletter

Dear Parents: “In the same way your light must shine before others, so that, seeing your good works, they may give praise to your Father in heaven.” Matt. 5:16 As I begin my twenty-third year as principal of St. Amelia School, I am grateful for the many blessings I have received. These years have been […]

June Newsletter

Dear Parents: When the school grounds have gone quiet, the classroom walls are bare, the sounds of children laughing are missing and everything “school” is being finalized is the time I realize and reflect on how blessed we all are to be part of the ministry of St. Amelia Catholic School. I can’t believe the […]