1600 Lake Ave., Metairie, LA 70005

School Scoop – August 28, 2015

SCHOOL PICTURES UPDATE:

  • Pictures of students in Grades P3 – 7 were taken this morning.
  • Little Crusaders (P0 – P2) will have their pictures taken on Wednesday, 9/23/2015 beginning at 7 am.
  • We are sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.

FOUND: A small gold cross was found. Please claim in the school office.

SCHOOL DIRECTORY: Attached please find setup instructions for the Online School Directory.

STUDENT DEMOGRAPHIC INFORMATION: Information is attached on how to update student info through PlusPortals.

CRUSADER CHOIR: Congratulations to the new members of the 2015-2016 Crusader Choir. They did a wonderful job leading the congregation at Mass this morning. The Choir members are: Nyla Barras, Brandi Duhon, Grace Dupuis, Soriah Henry, Kristy Herkes, Sydney Piglia, Savannah Sticker, Navi Aguilar, Frank Bentley, Gregory Binder, Claire Clement, Blake Culver, Brenna Lehmann, Luke Lisotta, Eden Norton, Josie Posie, Angelina Rodriguez, Charley Rozands, Mary Claire Tracey, Empress Verdun, Juniper Windham, Dominick Brocato, Abby Carey, Saibr Hammond, Kelsey Henry, Isabella Nagy, Gina Nunez, Mia Nunez, Frank Oliveri, Emma Packett, Bryce Pinson, Alyssa Richardson, Lanna Rosas, Aiden Smith, Jack Steger, Will Tusa, and Addison Wenck.

EARLY DISMISSAL: Every Monday, beginning 8/24/15, dismissal will be at 2:45 pm for grades PK3 – 7th.

SCHOOL MASS: All are welcome to attend school mass in church on Friday mornings at 8:30 am. As this is our school mass, all students will remain seated with their homerooms. Parents may sit in the side pews or behind the students.

LITTLE CRUSADERS MEET AND GREET BREAKFAST: Nursery parents are invited to join us in the Cafeteria on Tuesday, September 1 from 7 am to 9 am for breakfast and to meet your fellow nursery parents!

BEFORE/AFTER SCHOOL CARE INFO:

  • Before school care is $4.00 per morning and begins at 7:00 am.
  • After school care is $8.00 per afternoon from dismissal until 6:00 pm.
  • In order to use the before or after care services, a deposit of $150.00 is required. This money will be applied to your statement. When the account balance decreases to $50.00, you will be notified to replenish the account funds. Any monies remaining in your account at the end of the school year will be refunded.

CARPOOL: Please keep in mind that SLKF’s main priority during morning drop off and dismissal is safety for our students. Therefore, we ask that parents pay close attention to the following rules and regulations for both morning and afternoon carpool.

Morning drop off for grades PK3 through 7th:

  • Students must arrive at school by 7:45 am.
  • Students will be considered tardy if they arrive after 7:55 am.
  • Students in grades 5-7 only are permitted to arrive and report to homeroom as early as 7:30 am.
  • Parents will walk PK3 through Kindergarten students to their classrooms.
  • Students in grades 1st through 4th must be accompanied by a parent to the Marion Hall entrance from the large schoolyard and must walk independently to their classrooms on the 2nd floor of Marion Hall.
  • Afternoon carpool for PK3 through 7th:
  • It is highly recommended that parents utilize afternoon carpool.
  • You will not be permitted to park in the large schoolyard.
  • You can park on Carrollton Avenue.
  • Do not part on Poplar or block the Administration parking area.
  • If you choose not to use the carpool line, you may pick up your child in between the Church and Marion Hall on the concrete.
  • Little Crusaders parents/guardians are asked to park along the Administration Bldg. on Poplar St. or in the large yard and walk your child to their classrooms. If you park along Poplar St., please avoid parking in the first five spots marked reserved for administration. If parked along Poplar St. between 7 am – 7:45 am, parents and students can enter through the front doors by the office on the corner of Poplar St. & Lake Ave. OR through the cafeteria side door near the corner of Poplar St. & Carrollton Ave. The cafeteria door will be locked at 7:45 am. After 7:45 am, parents parked along poplar St. will need to enter through the front doors by the office.

The large yard will be open from 7 am – 9 am. Once the gates to the large yard have been closed, you must park on Poplar St. & enter through the doors at the front office.

  • Morning drop off for Little Crusaders: The nursery opens at 7 am every morning. Students are not permitted to enter the classrooms until 7 am.
  • Afternoon pickup for Little Crusaders: Parents may park on Poplar St., along Carrollton Ave., or in the large schoolyard.

BUCKTOWN SEAFOOD FESTIVAL NEWS: (October 23, 24, and 25, 2015)

  • We are collecting cleaned empty eggs to make confetti eggs for the fair. Please bring washed eggs, one dozen at a time, to the front office.
  • BSF t-shirt info – Children will have an opportunity to wear their BSF shirts before the fair as well as during dress down days throughout the year. Order forms will be sent home soon.
  • We are currently collecting items from local businesses for our Parade of Prizes and Gift Baskets. Donations are tax deductible! Please feel free to bring any donations to the front office.
  • There is still time to become a BSF Sponsor! If you or someone you know would like to be a sponsor, please have them call or email Amy Tabak at 504-833-8224/atabak@slkfschool.com.
  • In September, we will start collecting 2 liters of Coca Cola products, cases of bottled water, as well as grocery items and bottles of liquor for our Grocery and Liquor Basket Booth. Information will be sent home soon regarding which days to send which items.
  • Attention Grandparents! We will be looking for donations for our Sweets Booth! Please contact Pam Cassanova at pcassanova@slkfschool.com if you would like to be on our Sweets Committee.

DATES TO REMEMBER:

September 1, 2015

  • Little Crusaders Meet and Greet Breakfast, 7 am in the Cafeteria

September 4, 2015

  • School Mass, 8:30 am
  • Seventh Grade Pin Mass, 8:30 am

September 7, 2015

  • Labor Day Holiday for Little Crusaders through 7th grade

September 11, 2015

  • School Mass, 8:30 am

September 13, 2015

  • Parish/School Mass, 10:30 am (Blessing of the teachers)

September 18, 2015

  • Progress Reports emailed

September 23, 2015

  • Little Crusader School Pictures, 7 am, Cafeteria
  • Co-Op Meeting, 6:30 pm in the Cafeteria

September 25, 2015

  • School Mass, 8:30 am (Student of the Month Mass)

School Scoop – May 22, 2015

SEVENTH GRADE: The Seventh Grade Students have received their Certificates of Promotion  – congratulations to the Class of 2015!

Bryce Silas Allemand

Blake Rose Beaulieu

Bailey Madison Dauzat

Jamie Lynn Keller

Jacob Stephen Lopez

Sarah Alice’ Masson

Britney Marie Mustacchia

Julia Marie Nunez

Campbell James Owens

Nicholas Tyler Palermo

Bridget Elizabeth Ritter

Cherie Mary Selser

Codi Ann Smith

Evan Christopher Taffaro

Claire Elizabeth Tusa

Bethany Kate Webre

HONOR ROLL:  The following Middle School Students were awarded Honor Roll Certificates for the Fourth Quarter:

Alpha Honor Roll

Fifth Grade:  Claire Clement and Juniper Windham

Sixth Grade: Carly Melito-Krohn and Sydney Piglia

Seventh Grade: Bailey Dauzat, Jamie Keller and Bethany Webre

Beta Honor Roll

Fifth Grade:  Navi Aguilar, Gregory Binder, Josie Posey, Charley Rozands and Empress Verdun

Sixth Grade:  Nathan Chatagnier, Soriah Henry and Kristy Herkes

Seventh Grade:  Blake Beaulieu, Julia Nunez and Claire Tusa

STANDARDIZED TEST SCORES:  In April of this year, students in third and fourth grades were administered the ACTaspire Test.  The Archdiocese of New Orleans contracted with ACTaspire to provide tests for students in those grade levels.  Because of the new testing, student test scores will not be available until school resumes in August.

Students in grades 5 and 6 were administered Terra Nova testing.  These tests scores will also not be available until August.

SLKF CO-OP:  We are so excited to announce the creation of the SLKF Co-op for the 2015-2016 school year!  This parent volunteer program will replace the SLKF Parent’s Club, but will still support the school much as the Parent’s Club has done for so long.  Your involvement on any level is encouraged and appreciated.  By working together as a community, we can use our collective resources to provide enriching opportunities for our children.

As a parent or grandparent of an SLKF student, you are automatically a member of the SLKF Co-op, and we encourage you to partner with us in making the 2015-2016 school year our best yet!  Please fill out the form below and return it to school office.

Volunteer Form

OFFICE HOURS:  During the summer, the school office is open from 7 am until 6 pm daily.  Telephone #504.833.8224.

BUCKTOWN SEAFOOD FESTIVAL NEWS (October 23-25, 2015):  Contest for any SLKF student in Kindergarten – 7th grade.  Help us design the 2015 Bucktown Seafood Fest t-shirt!  Please see the attached information sheet for details. NOTE:  The deadline has been extended to June 1 – Submissions may be dropped off in the school office anytime.

BSF 2015 T-Shirt Design Contest

UNIFORMS:

Ponseti’s Shoes will offer a 10% discount off regular price of school shoes during the month of July, 2015 (flyer will be sent home before the end of school).

Inka’s Uniforms is offering the following discounts:

  • 15% off of school uniforms during the month of May, 2015
  • 10% off of school uniforms during the month of June, 2015
  • A 15% discount will be offered on July 23, 2015 from 5 pm – 8 pm – SLKF night

USED UNIFORM SALE:  Due to gym renovations this summer, the Used Uniform Sale has been cancelled.  Please continue to save your used uniforms for the “big” sale next summer.

RECYCLE REMINDER:  SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

Please continue to collect over the summer and drop off items anytime (office open 7 am – 6 pm daily).

DATES TO REMEMBER:

5/25/15

  • Memorial Day Holiday – Little Crusaders closed

5/26/15

  • First day of Camp Crusader

7/3/15

  • Independence Day – Little Crusaders closed

7/27/15 – 8/7/15

  • Little Crusaders closed

8/10/15

  • Little Crusaders begin the 2015-2016 school year

8/17/15

  • 7th Grade Orientation, 8 am – 1 pm

8/18/15

  • 6th Grade Orientation, 8 am – 1 pm

8/19/15

  • 5th Grade Orientation, 8 am – 1 pm
  • Computer Boot Camp (5TH grade & new middle school students)

8/20/15

  • Full Day for grades PK3 thru 7th

8/24/15

  • Before/After School Care begins

 

 

 

 

 

School Scoop – May 15, 2015

CORRECTION: On Thursday, 5/21/15, the Awards Ceremony for Grades 1st through 7th is in the Lorio Center, at 8:00 am (Not 8:30 as previously listed).

SLKF CO-OP: We are so excited to announce the creation of the SLKF Co-op for the 2015-2016 school year! This parent volunteer program will replace the SLKF Parent’s Club, but will still support the school much as the Parent’s Club has done for so long. Your involvement on any level is encouraged and appreciated. By working together as a community, we can use our collective resources to provide enriching opportunities for our children.

As a parent or grandparent of an SLKF student, you are automatically a member of the SLKF Co-op, and we encourage you to partner with us in making the 2015-2016 school year our best yet! Please fill out the form below and return it to school office.

Volunteer Form

BUCKTOWN SEAFOOD FESTIVAL NEWS (October 23-25, 2015): Contest for any SLKF student in Kindergarten- 7th grade. Help us design the 2015 Bucktown Seafood Fest t-shirt! Please see the information sheet below for details. NOTE: The deadline has been extended to June 1 – Submissions may be dropped off in the school office anytime.

BSF 2015 T-Shirt Design Contest

LIBRARY INFORMATION: All library books are due back to the library NOW! Any student who has lost or damaged a library book beyond repair will be asked to pay the replacement cost of the book. All books must be returned/replacement costs paid immediately. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Windham at kwindham@slkfschool.com.

CAMP CRUSADER: Looking for something for your children to do this summer that is FUN, educational, and safe? Join us for Camp Crusader, SLKF’s own Day Camp.

Camp is open to boys and girls entering PK4 – 7th grade and will be staffed by SLKF teachers and college students. Activities include daily swimming in our ON-SITE pool, arts & crafts, indoor & outdoor sports, science & computer fun, cooking and lots of fun!

We have on-site presentations from the Louisiana Children’s Museum, Audubon Zoo, Insectarium & Aquarium, Posh Paint Pub, Rolling Video Games Express, World War II Museum, Crescent City Circus and much, much more.

Weekly Sessions: $140.00 per week.

May 26th – July 24th, 9 am – 3 pm.

$50 Registration includes one camp t-shirt.

Before Care: 7:30 – 9 :00 am – no charge.

After care: 3:00 – 6:00 pm – $8/day

Register online through the SLKF website or call the school office at 504.833.8224 or email mbordelon@slkfschool.com. You don’t want to miss it!!!

MEDICINE: Before you leave for the summer, please pick up any medication that you have brought to the office for your child. Any medication not picked up at the end of the school year will be thrown away.

UNIFORMS:

Ponseti’s Shoes will offer a 10% discount off regular price of school shoes during the month of July, 2015 (flyer will be sent home before the end of school).

Inka’s Uniforms is offering the following discounts:

  • 15% off of school uniforms during the month of May, 2015
  • 10% off of school uniforms during the month of June, 2015
  • A 15% discount will be offered on July 23, 2015 from 5 pm – 8 pm – SLKF night

USED UNIFORM SALE: Dates for the Used Uniform Sale are as follows:

RECYCLE REMINDER: SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

Please continue to collect over the summer and drop off items anytime (office open 7 am – 6 pm daily).

DATES TO REMEMBER:

5/13-16/15

  • 7th Grade Trip

5/18/15

  • Middle School Exams
  • PK3 thru 6th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)

5/19/15

  • Middle School Exams
  • PK3 thru 6th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)

5/20/15

  • Kindergarten closing ceremony, Lorio Center, 8:30 am
  • 1st thru 6th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)
  • 7th Grade students, 10:30 am – 3:00 pm (lunch will be provided)

5/21/15

  • Last day of school
  • Awards Ceremony for Grades 1st through 7th, Lorio Center, 8:00 am

5/22/15

  • P2 Closing Ceremony, Lorio Center, 9 am

5/25/15

  • Memorial Day Holiday – Little Crusaders closed

5/26/15

  • First day of Camp Crusader

 

 

School Scoop – May 8, 2015

SPRING FLING NEWS:

  • FIRST GRADE: Bordelon’s first grade class will have Dress Down Week May 11 – May 15 compliments of the Cardwell Family and their support of our Spring Fling.   Students may wear any SLKF shirt with jeans or appropriate length shorts with socks and tennis shoes.
  • SECOND GRADE-MRS. CARVILLE’S CLASS: Carville’s second grade class will have Dress Down Week May 11 – May 15 compliments of the Esquerre Family and their support of our Spring Fling. Students may wear any SLKF shirt with jeans or appropriate length shorts with socks and tennis shoes.
  • PK3-MS. JESSIE & MRS. KATHRYN’S CLASS: Jessie & Mrs. Kathryn’s PK3 class will have a Bounce House for Recess on Tuesday, May 12 compliments of the Cardwell Family and their support of our Spring Fling.
  • PK3-MS. NATALIE & MRS. JENNIFER’S CLASS: Natalie & Mrs. Jennifer’s PK3 class will have a Crazy Shoe Day on Wednesday May 13 compliments of the Theriot Family and their support of our Spring Fling. Students must wear closed toe shoes.
  • SIXTH GRADE: Herman’s sixth grade class will have a Crazy Sock Day on Wednesday, May 13 compliments of the Dupuis Family and their support of our Spring Fling. Socks must be worn with uniform shoes.

SLKF CO-OP: We are so excited to announce the creation of the SLKF Co-op for the 2015-2016 school year! This parent volunteer program will replace the SLKF Parent’s Club, but will still support the school much as the Parent’s Club has done for so long. Your involvement on any level is encouraged and appreciated. By working together as a community, we can use our collective resources to provide enriching opportunities for our children.

As a parent or grandparent of an SLKF student, you are automatically a member of the SLKF Co-op, and we encourage you to partner with us in making the 2015-2016 school year our best yet! Please fill out the form below and return it to school office.

Volunteer Form

BUCKTOWN SEAFOOD FESTIVAL NEWS (October 23-25, 2015): Contest for any SLKF student in Kindergarten- 7th grade. Help us design the 2015 Bucktown Seafood Fest t-shirt! Please see the information sheet below for details.

BSF 2015 T-Shirt Design Contest

LIBRARY INFORMATION: All library books are due back to the library NOW! Any student who has lost or damaged a library book beyond repair will be asked to pay the replacement cost of the book. All books must be returned/replacement costs paid by Wednesday, May 13th. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Windham at kwindham@slkfschool.com.

SLKF ANGELS: A special “thank you” to Ashley Bouchon and Carol Gaddy for their help with concessions at the drama production.

CAMP CRUSADER: Looking for something for your children to do this summer that is FUN, educational, and safe? Join us for Camp Crusader, SLKF’s own Day Camp.

Camp is open to boys and girls entering PK4 – 7th grade and will be staffed by SLKF teachers and college students. Activities include daily swimming in our ON-SITE pool, arts & crafts, indoor & outdoor sports, science & computer fun, cooking and lots of fun!

We have on-site presentations from the Louisiana Children’s Museum, Audubon Zoo, Insectarium & Aquarium, Posh Paint Pub, Rolling Video Games Express, World War II Museum, Crescent City Circus and much, much more.

Weekly Sessions: $140.00 per week.

May 26th – July 24th, 9 am – 3 pm.

$50 Registration includes one camp t-shirt.

Before Care: 7:30 – 9 :00 am – no charge.

After care: 3:00 – 6:00 pm – $8/day

Register online through the SLKF website or call the school office at 504.833.8224 or email mbordelon@slkfschool.com. You don’t want to miss it!!!

MEDICINE: Before you leave for the summer, please pick up any medication that you have brought to the office for your child. Any medication not picked up at the end of the school year will be thrown away.

UNIFORMS:

Ponseti’s Shoes will offer a 10% discount off regular price of school shoes during the month of July, 2015 (flyer will be sent home before the end of school).

Inka’s Uniforms is offering the following discounts:

  • 15% off of school uniforms during the month of May, 2015
  • 10% off of school uniforms during the month of June, 2015
  • A 15% discount will be offered on July 23, 2015 from 5 pm – 8 pm – SLKF night

USED UNIFORM SALE: Dates for the Used Uniform Sale are as follows:

  • Drop-off of uniforms on 7/10/15
  • Sale of uniforms on 7/11/15
  • More info to follow

CHEERLEADERS: Go Crusaders! The cheerleading clinic and tryouts for next year’s cheerleading squad will be held May 6-8 after school. If chosen to be part of the team, summer cheer camp will be held from June 1st through June 12th, Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm. Please email Mrs. Melissa Brocato for more information at mbrocato@slkfschool.com.

RECYCLE REMINDER: SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

Please continue to collect over the summer and drop off items anytime (office open 7 am – 6 pm daily).

DATES TO REMEMBER:

5/8/15

  • Parish Appreciation Crawfish Boil, 5 pm, Lorio Center

5/10/15

  • Mother’s Day

5/13-16/15

  • 7th Grade Trip

5/15/15

  • PK2 Parent/Teacher Conferences (No school for PK2)
  • Middle School Exams, 11:30 am dismissal for 5th – 6th grades only
  • Last day of Before/After School Care

5/18/15

  • Middle School Exams
  • PK3 thru 6th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)

5/19/15

  • Middle School Exams
  • PK3 thru 6th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)

5/20/15

  • Kindergarten closing ceremony, Lorio Center, 8:30 am
  • 1st thru 6th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)
  • 7th Grade students, 10:30 am – 3:00 pm (lunch will be provided)

5/21/15

  • Last day of school
  • Awards Ceremony for Grades 1st through 7th, Lorio Center, 8:30 am

5/22/15

  • P2 Closing Ceremony, Lorio Center, 9 am

5/25/15

  • Memorial Day Holiday – Little Crusaders closed

5/26/15

  • First day of Camp Crusader

 

 

School Scoop – May 1, 2015

FIRST COMMUNION: Congratulations to the following students who received the Sacrament of First Communion on 4/26/15: Ryan Gaddy, Addison Findley, Caroline Rozands, Dylan Sevilla, Ryan Sanderson, Matthew Deano, Brennyn Loewenstein, Ethan Clement, Wyatt Bouchon, Bryce Loewenstein, Avery Beaulieu, Katie Tuttle, Camryn Capella, Amelia Raykiewicz, Nicklaus Reed, Jade Bordelon, Andres Lang, Bailey Dauzat, Ana Daniels, Dallas Blackford, Lauryn Toregano and Ella Beaulieu.

ALTAR SERVER OF THE YEAR: A special congratulations to Charlton P. Rozands, IV who has been selected as the St. Louis King of France Altar Server of the Year!

SLKF ANGELS: A very special thank you to Mr. Petey Rozands who helped with the helium tank to fill all the balloons we need at SLKF.

CAMP CRUSADER: Looking for something for your children to do this summer that is FUN, educational, and safe? Join us for Camp Crusader, SLKF’s own Day Camp.

Camp is open to boys and girls entering PK4 – 7th grade and will be staffed by SLKF teachers and college students. Activities include daily swimming in our ON-SITE pool, arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor sports, science and computer fun, cooking and lots of fun!

We have on-site presentations from the Louisiana Children’s Museum, Audubon Zoo, Insectarium and Aquarium, Posh Paint Pub, Rolling Video Games Express, World War II Museum, Crescent City Circus and much, much more.

Weekly Sessions: $140.00 per week.

May 26th – July 24th, 9 am – 3 pm.

$50 Registration includes one camp t-shirt.

Before Care: 7:30 – 9 :00 am – no charge.

After care: 3:00 – 6:00 pm – $8/day

Register online through the SLKF website or call the school office at 504.833.8224 or email mbordelon@slkfschool.com. You don’t want to miss it!!!

Camp Open House will be on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 630 pm in the Cafeteria

FOUND: Earrings (see Pam C. in the school office).

MEDICINE: Before you leave for the summer, please pick up any medication that you have brought to the office for your child. Any medication not picked up at the end of the school year will be thrown away.

UNIFORMS:

Ponseti’s Shoes will offer a 10% discount off regular price of school shoes during the month of July, 2015 (flyer will be sent home before the end of school).

Inka’s Uniforms is offering the following discounts:

  • 15% off of school uniforms during the month of May, 2015
  • 10% off of school uniforms during the month of June, 2015
  • A 15% discount will be offered on July 23, 2015 from 5 pm – 8 pm – SLKF night

USED UNIFORM SALE: Dates for the Used Uniform Sale are as follows:

  • Drop-off of uniforms on 7/10/15
  • Sale of uniforms on 7/11/15
  • More info to follow

CHEERLEADERS: Go Crusaders! The cheerleading clinic and tryouts for next year’s cheerleading squad will be held May 6-8 after school. If chosen to be part of the team, summer cheer camp will be held from June 1st through June 12th, Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm. Please email Mrs. Melissa Brocato for more information at mbrocato@slkfschool.com.

RECYCLE REMINDER: SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

Please continue to collect over the summer and drop off items anytime (office open 7 am – 6 pm daily).

DATES TO REMEMBER:

5/1/15

  • Dinner Theater, Lorio Center, 6 pm

5/2/15

  • Drama Club Performance, Lorio Center, 7 pm

5/615

  • Camp Crusader open house, Cafeteria, 6:30 pm

5/8/15

  • School Mass, 8:30 am (last school Mass of the school year)
  • Parish Appreciation Crawfish Boil, 5 pm, Lorio Center

5/10/15

  • Mother’s Day

5/13-16/15

  • 7th Grade Trip

5/15/15

  • PK2 Parent/Teacher Conferences (No school for PK2)
  • Middle School Exams, 11:30 am dismissal for 5th – 7th grades only
  • Last day of Before/After School Care

5/18/15

  • Middle School Exams
  • PK3 thru 7th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)

5/19/15

  • Middle School Exams
  • PK3 thru 7th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care)

5/20/15

  • Kindergarten closing ceremony, Lorio Center, 8:30 am
  • 1st thru 7th Grade, 11:30 am dismissal (no lunch served, no After School Care

5/21/15

  • Last day of school
  • Awards Ceremony for Grades 1st through 7th, Lorio Center, 8:30 am

5/22/15

  • P2 Closing Ceremony, Lorio Center, 9 am

5/25/15

  • Memorial Day Holiday – Little Crusaders closed

5/26/15

  • First day of Camp Crusader

 

School Scoop – April 24, 2015

SPRING FLING – “Hooray for Hollywood”: Thank you to everyone who helped make our Spring Fling a huge success! We had an amazing evening and raised money for our school – doesn’t get any better than that!

RAFFLE TICKETS: Congratulations to Brandi Clay (Mother of Michael Clay in PK2 and SLKF Nursery Teacher – winner of the $1,000.00 raffle ticket prize!

RAFFLE TICKET COMPETITION WINNER: Congratulations to the class who sold the most raffle tickets – Mrs. Sauber’s 3rd grade! The students will have a Dress Down Day on Wednesday, April 29. 3rd grade students are allowed to wear any SLKF t-shirt with jeans or appropriate length shorts and tennis shoes.

SLKF ANGELS: A very special thank you to our Middle School students who helped us with our Spring Fling! Your hard work and humor always make our days better!

CAMP CRUSADER: Looking for something for your children to do this summer that is FUN, educational, and safe? Join us for Camp Crusader, SLKF’s own Day Camp.

Camp is open to boys and girls entering PK4 – 7th grade and will be staffed by SLKF teachers and college students. Activities include daily swimming in our ON-SITE pool, arts & crafts, indoor & outdoor sports, science & computer fun, cooking and lots of fun!

We have on-site presentations from the Louisiana Children’s Museum, Audubon Zoo, Insectarium & Aquarium, Posh Paint Pub, Rolling Video Games Express, World War II Museum, Crescent City Circus and much, much more.

Weekly Sessions: $140.00 per week.

May 26th – July 24th, 9 am – 3 pm.

$50 Registration includes one camp t-shirt.

Before Care: 7:30 – 9 :00 am – no charge.

After care: 3:00 – 6:00 pm – $8/day

Register online through the SLKF website or call the school office at 504.833.8224 or email mbordelon@slkfschool.com. You don’t want to miss it!!!

Camp Open House will be on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 630 pm.

UNIFORMS:

Ponseti’s Shoes will offer a 10% discount off regular price of school shoes during the month of July, 2015 (flyer will be sent home before the end of school).

Inka’s Uniforms is offering the following discounts:

  • 15% off of school uniforms during the month of May, 2015
  • 10% off of school uniforms during the month of June, 2015
  • A 15% discount will be offered on July 23, 2015 from 5 pm – 8 pm – SLKF night

USED UNIFORM SALE: Dates for the Used Uniform Sale are as follows:

  • Drop-off of uniforms on 7/10/15
  • Sale of uniforms on 7/11/15
  • More info to follow.

CHEERLEADERS: Go Crusaders! The cheerleading clinic and tryouts for next year’s cheerleading squad will be held May 6-8 after school. If chosen to be part of the team, summer cheer camp will be held from June 1st through June 12th, Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm. Please email Mrs. Melissa Brocato for more information at mbrocato@slkfschool.com.

RECYCLE REMINDER: SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

DATES TO REMEMBER:

4/26/16

  • First Communion Mass and Parish/School Mass, 10:30 am

5/1/15

  • School Mass – May Crowning, 8:30 am
  • Dinner Theater, Lorio Center, 6 pm

5/2/15

  • Drama Club Performance, Lorio Center, 7 pm

 

School Scoop – February 27, 2015

SCIENCE FAIR:  Congratulations to the winners of the 2014-2015 Middle School Science Fair:

1st Place:  Bryce Allemand, “The Simple Electric Motor”

2nd Place:  Campbell Owens, “Growing Gardens: Using Human Urine as Fertilizer”

3rd  Place:  Julia Nunez, “Liquid Density”

 Honorable Mention:  Nicholas Palermo, “Stronger Woods”

SLKF ANGELS:  Did you know that there are “angels” who go over and above to help SLKF?  A special thank you to the family of Jack Harrington (PK1) for their generous donation to SLKF.  Also, our thanks to Paula Pizzaloto, grandmother of Ainsley Pizzaloto (PK4) for the beautiful donations for the upcoming Spring Fling.

LIBRARY NEWS: Mrs. Windham would like to remind students and parents that every child at St. Louis King of France has a subscription to the online multimedia encyclopedia World Book Online.  Students can access World Book Online at school and at home by going to www.worldbookonline.com.  Our school’s username is slkfschool and our password is crusaders.  Students can use this excellent resource for all research.  Students in 2nd – 7th grade have been taught how to access and use this website in library class.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Windham.

STATIONS OF THE CROSS:  SLKF students will attend the Stations of the Cross on 3/4/15, 3/11/15, 3/18/15 and 3/25/15.  Please join us in church at 2:30 pm.

SPRING FLING:  Mark your calendar (and get your babysitter) because the Spring Fling is scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2015!

Also, we are currently collecting items for the Silent Auction.  Donations are tax deductible!  Please bring any contributions to the front office.  Any questions, contact Amy Tabak at atabak@slkfschool.com.

CHEERLEADERS:  The SLKF cheerleaders will compete in a charity cheer competition this Saturday in Hammond.  Our squad chose CASA-Child Advocacy Services as their charity to support.  Go Crusaders!

CUB SCOUTS:  Start your motors and race your engines!  The SLKF Cub Scouts Pack 116 is holding their annual pinewood derby this Saturday in the Lorio Center.  Cub Scout official races begin at 12 noon and open races will follow!  All racers and fans are welcome.

TALENT SHOW:  The Annual Talent Show will take place on Friday, March 13th in the Lorio Center at 7 pm.  Come and enjoy an evening of family fun as students make the most of their God given talents!  Admission is $5.00.

PASSION PLAY:  The 4th graders proudly present the Annual Passion Play on Holy Thursday, 4/2/15, at 2:30 pm in Church. Please join us for this moving event as we remember the Passion of Our Lord.

RECYCLE REMINDER:  SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from your home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

DATES TO REMEMBER: 

2/28/2015

  • Cub Scouts Pack 116 Pinewood Derby, Lorio Center, 12 noon

3/6/15

  • School Mass, 8:30 am

3/11/15

  • Bunny Pictures (more info to follow)

3/13/15

  • Talent Show, Lorio Center, 7 pm

3/15/15

  • Parish/School Mass, 10:30 am

4/2/15

  • Passion Play, Church, 2:30 pm

4/18/2015

  • Spring Fling

School Scoop – February 13, 2015

SCIENCE FAIR:  Middle School students will present their science projects on Thursday, February 26, 2015 in Room 011 (Administration Building).  Parents/visitors may view the projects after carpool on that day (3:30 pm until 4:30 pm).  Judging of the projects will be on Friday, February 27 beginning at 8 am (not open to parents).

SLKF AMBASSADORS:  Our SLKF Ambassadors visited The Rebuild Center at St. Joseph Church this week to deliver the school’s red beans and rice donation from Catholic Schools Week!  What a wonderful operation with amazing people helping, including the fabulous Sister Vera Butler!

ALUMNI NEWS:  Congratulations to the SLKF graduates who were named to the Cabrini High School honor roll:  Natalie Frazier, Selena Rivera, Brooke Hunt, Kaitlyn Saari, Emily Williamson, Dara Bird, Taylor Rickert, Mignon Toppino and Caitlin Toregano.

SLKF ANGELS:  Did you know that there are “angels” who go over and above to help SLKF?  A special thank you to our SLKF family – thanks for the red beans and rice donations for the needy.  Also, thanks to our SLKF Ambassadors for facilitating delivery to the Rebuild Center.

LIBRARY NEWS:  This year, SLKF began “The Favorite Books Program”.  Parents or grandparents can buy a book for the library in a student’s name.  A bookplate with the student’s name is placed in the book and the student gets to share the book with their class and be the first to check it out. Any questions, please contact Katie Windham, kwindham@slkfschool.com.

SPRING FLING:  Mark your calendar (and get your babysitter) because the Spring Fling is scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2015!

Also, we are currently collecting items for the Silent Auction.  Donations are tax deductible!  Please bring any contributions to the front office.  Any questions, contact Amy Tabak at atabak@slkfschool.com.

RECYCLE REMINDER:  SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from your home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

DATES TO REMEMBER: 

2/16-17/15

  • Mardi Gras Holidays for Little Crusaders

2/16-20/15

  • Mardi Gras Holidays for grades PK3 through 7th

2/25/15

  • Stations of the Cross, 2:45 pm

2/26/15

  • Middle School Science Fair

4/18/2015

  • Spring Fling

 

 


School Scoop – February 6, 2015

AFTER SCHOOL CARE:  Please mark your records – on Friday, 2/6/15, After School Care and Little Crusaders will close at 5 pm.  Also, on Friday, 2/13/15, (the day of our Krewesader Parade) there will be NO AFTER SCHOOL CARE. 

SLKF ANGELS:  Did you know that there are “angels” who go over and above to help SLKF?  A special thank you to our Concession Stand volunteer Tes Savoie (mother of Katie Tuttle -second grade and Raegan Savoie –first grade).

LIBRARY NEWS:  This year, SLKF began “The Favorite Books Program”.  Parents or grandparents can buy a book for the library in a student’s name.  A bookplate with the student’s name is placed in the book and the student gets to share the book with their class and be the first to check it out. Any questions, please contact Katie Windham, kwindham@slkfschool.com.

SPRING FLING:  Mark your calendar (and get your babysitter) because the Spring Fling is scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2015!

Also, we are currently collecting items for the Silent Auction.  Donations are tax deductible!  Please bring any contributions to the front office.  Any questions, contact Amy Tabak at atabak@slkfschool.com.

RECYCLE REMINDER:  SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from your home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

SOCCER GAMES:  Please see the schedule of upcoming soccer games below.

Soccer Schedule 2015

 

DATES TO REMEMBER: 

2/6/15

  • After School Care closes at 5 pm

2/13/15

  • Krewesader Parade at 1:45 pm
  • NO AFTER SCHOOL CARE

2/16-17/15

  • Mardi Gras Holidays for Little Crusaders

2/16-20/15

  • Mardi Gras Holidays for grades PK3 through 7th

4/18/2015

  • Spring Fling

 

School Scoop – January 30, 2015

STUDENT OF THE MONTH:  Congratulations to the following students who received their Student of the Month pin at Mass this morning:  Payton Ortego, Maryah Creighton, Cecilia Liggio, Ryan Gaddy, Ethan Clement, Sabrina Diaz, William Tusa, Charlton Rozands, Carly Melito-Krohn and Evan Taffaro.

LIBRARY NEWS:  This year, SLKF began “The Favorite Books Program”.  Parents or grandparents can buy a book for the library in a student’s name.  A bookplate with the student’s name is placed in the book and the student gets to share the book with their class and be the first to check it out. Any questions, please contact Katie Windham, kwindham@slkfschool.com.

AFTER SCHOOL CARE:  Please mark your records – on Friday, 2/6/15, After School Care will close at 5 pm.  Also, on Friday, 2/13/15, (the day of our Krewesader Parade) there will be NO AFTER SCHOOL CARE. 

SLKF ANGELS:  Did you know that there are “angels” who go over and above to help SLKF?  A special thank you to our Concession Stand volunteer Kristy Rozands (mother of Caroline – second grade and Charley – fifth grade).  A big thank you to Effie Chaisson (mother of Grace Chaisson in the Little Crusaders) who provided king cakes, etc. this week.  A special angel in our Little Crusader Program is Angela Tobler who volunteers every week in the nursery – rocking babies and whatever it takes to make them feel loved at SLKF!

RECYCLE REMINDER:  SLKF receives cash, books, etc., for the following items, which you can send to school with your child:

  • Box Tops for Education
  • Community Coffee Proof of Purchase UPCs
  • Used printer/toner cartridges (from your home or business computers)
  • Used cell phones
  • Education/Campbell soup labels
  • Pull tabs from soda cans

FOUND:  A silver key ring (Harry Potter) was turned in to the office today.  If it is yours, please come to the front office.

SPRING FLING:  Mark your calendar (and get your babysitter) because the Spring Fling is scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2015!

Also, we are currently collecting items for the Silent Auction.  Donations are tax deductible!  Please bring any contributions to the front office.  Any questions, contact Amy Tabak at atabak@slkfschool.com.

SOCCER GAMES:  Please see the schedule of upcoming soccer games below.

Soccer Schedule 2015

 DATES TO REMEMBER:

2/6/15

  • After School Care closes at 5 pm

2/13/15

  • Krewesader Parade at 1:45 pm
  • NO AFTER SCHOOL CARE

2/16-17/15

  • Mardi Gras Holidays for Little Crusaders

2/16-20/15

  • Mardi Gras Holidays for grades PK3 through 7th

4/18/2015

  • Spring Fling