April News

Dear Families,

Happy spring! It may still be cold outside, but we are all looking forward to the warmer weather.  Our annual Bunny breakfast is scheduled for Sunday,  April 9th @ 12:30pm  in Springman Hall. This is a ticketed event, flyers were sent home in your child’s green communication folder.  On April 12th there will be no bus service to and from school. Please make transportation arrangements for the morning and afternoon for your child. It is a full day of school with normal dismissal at 3:00pm, & 2:20 dismissal for Pre-k.  Non-public schools are only given a certain number of days that the buses will provided when public schools are closed. We have exceeded that amount therefore we lose a day of bussing. Chocolate sale has ended, please return all money immediately. Easter Recess begins at dismissal on April 12th and classes will resume on April 24th.  Please refer to the academy calendar for all of our events.

Virtus Training & Service Hours:  There will be a free Virtus workshop on Sunday April 2nd @ 1:00pm in Springman Hall. Please contact the rectory @ 718-634-8229 to reserve your seat. Keep in mind that in order to participate in school functions & volunteer you must be virtus trained.  Remember families are expected to serve the academy- minimum of 25 hours each year.

Looking Ahead:  Spring Show is in the works. Save the date May 19th. The children will be participating in Music in America. Information on costumes & ticket sales will be sent home via a flyer. Service hours will be given for baked good donations.


Sheila Smith Gonzalez, Principal