Week 34

Happy Monday!

Our last 6th Grade Mass is this Friday, 5/17. Please come join us!

ELA: Ch. 18-19 RG is due Friday. They need to be keeping up on their annotations and golden lines for each chapter. Whatever pages/chapters we read the previous week are due the following Monday. They should have 1-2 QUALITY annotations per page, and 2-3 golden lines per chapter. Don’t forget to annotate any reference to Greek mythology/culture!

S/V Test Friday, THERM Quiz Thursday.

This week, we’re reading an excerpt from a non-fiction text about Heinrich Schliemann, the “dreamer who dug for Troy.” We’ll discuss author point of view, bias, and use of figurative language. Close Read Essay with Peer and Adult Reviews due Friday.

HISTORY: Our giant Binder Check for the Greek Unit is due this Wednesday! Study Guide also due Wednesday to prepare for the Greek Final (also Wednesday).


RELIGION: Test Corrections due tomorrow! You need the full Q and A written out, page number where you found the answer, and the direct quote that specified it.

ART: KEEP UP ON YOUR ANIMATIONS!!! Full animations should be done by next week. We will then move into the editing phase.

Other announcements:

Please read this week's newsletter.


Monday, May 13

8:00 a.m. Living Rosary in the Parish Hall - Please join us.

Students take SJA feedback survey in computer lab

Student Council Poster and Speech Drafts Due

Tuesday, May 14 and Wednesday, May 15

Scholastic Book Fair - Before and After School in the Library

Students take SJA feedback survey during computer class

Wednesday, May 15

8:30 a.m. Parents in Prayer following mass - Please join us!

Students take SJA feedback survey during computer class

Thursday, May 16

Hawaiian Free Dress for $1 in support of 8th Grade Graduation

Friday, May 17

Student Council Speeches and Election

Saturday, May 18

9:05-10:00 a.m. Choirs Sing at Fiesta del Sol

Sunday, May 19

St. James Blood Drive - see details below

7:30-11:30 Meet & Greet for Faith Formation Families in SJA Library


Friday, 5/24 10:00, 1:00 SJA Variety Show

Monday, 5/27 NO SCHOOL Memorial Day

Friday, 5/31 - Catholic Schools Night with the San Diego Padres

Saturday, 9/21 - 6th Annual SJA Bocce Tournament and Garden Party - register now for early bird pricing!

Thank you!

Miss Phillips