February 28 - Saint Romanus of Condat
IN THIS ISSUE:
FOR ACTION: First Friday Fellowship - Rome Pilgrimage Meetings - Spring Open Houses - Variety Show Postponed
FOR REVIEW: National Latin Exam - Winter Dance - Parent Reflection and Meeting
IN THE COMMUNITY: Latest Book about G.K. Chesterton - Dyslexia Seminar - Tipi Loschi in the Southwest Metro
THE CHESTERTON MINUTE: Episode 28 | Believing in God
Chesterton Academy parents are invited to join us for First Friday Mass at Chesterton Academy, followed by an opportunity for prayer, fellowship, and feedback on how the school year is going.
We are 18 days from departure for the 2019 Rome Pilgrimage! There will be a Student Meeting during Lyceum tomorrow, March 1st, and a Mandatory Chaperone Meeting on Saturday, March 9th from 12:15-1:30PM following the Parent Meeting.
Spread the word to families and friends! Prospective parents and students are invited to attend an Open House at either of our campuses.They'll meet our faculty and students, learn about our curriculum, and explore our sports and other student activities. Click through the link onto the Open House events to download the flyer.
Our upcoming Variety Show has been postponed! Stay tuned for more details as the semester progresses.
All Latin students will be sitting for the National Latin Exam (NLE) this Monday, March 4 during the school day. Parents, please make sure that your students are at school that day, as this is the ONLY DAY the test is proctored during the 2018-19 academic year. Please note this has been moved up from Friday, March 8 because of the Robotics Competition in Duluth.
Join us for the annual all-school winter dance on March 9. This year’s theme is “Let’s Glow,” featuring black lights and a live DJ! Tickets are on sale now ($6 or $8 at the door). DJ begins playing at 6:30PM.
All Chesterton Academy parents are invited to join us for Mass, a reflection with Fr. Adam, and a parent meeting on Saturday, March 9th from 9:00AM - 12:00PM. Click to sign up to bring cookies, bars, or pastries!
Why are we the Knights of the Holy Ghost? Read the latest book by Dale Ahlquist, "Knight of the Holy Ghost," to learn more about our school mascot and G.K. Chesterton, our patron!
Our very own Mrs. Patnode will be giving a seminar about dyslexia on Monday, March 4. In addition to practical steps parents can take to help a struggling reader, there will be handouts, information, questions, answers, and discussion time and - new this year will be a short simulation activity - where parents can learn what it is like to be dyslexic. Click for more details about registration!
Inspired by our sister school, Scuola Chesterton, Tipi Loschi is a community of families coming together to pray, serve, and play. Interested in joining? Becky Saad is gauging interest in the Southwest Metro area with an upcoming meeting on March 28 4-8PM. Call or email her for details! [952-440-5379 | email@example.com]
Learn more about our patron, G.K. Chesterton! Tune in with each week's newsletter for The Chesterton Minute with Dr. Dale Ahlquist.