St. John of the Cross Events Calendar

Teachers' Newsletters

Become a New Member

Prospective Students

St. John of the Cross Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Like us on Facebook!

Like us on Facebook!

Search St. John of the Cross Website
St. John of the Cross School Logo

Saint John of the Cross Parish School

Rooted in Faith Growing in Knowledge

Week of March 2nd



*We are continuing to pray, give alms and make better choices during lent.  Don’t forget to send in a few coins for our “rice bowl” for the missions.

* Check your child’s teacher homepage about Chapel Prayer

* Students will be tested on the Prayer of Saint Francis, The Lord’s Prayer, and the Hail Mary.

* We will discuss the meaning of petitions and discover how the church prays to the Holy Spirit.

Language Arts

* Room 103 will do a book study on the story Fortunately by Remy Charlip.  They will read, discuss complete a repeated reading and analyze the pattern in the book.  The students will complete a project using this book which will be on display at Spotlight SJC day in May.

*The phonics rule this week are “ar, or, ear trickers”.  Some examples of these words are:  learn, collar and world. The story this week is Slumber Party.

*There will be no spelling test this week.  There will be one next week on Friday, March 13th.   The spelling words are as follows:  collar, dollar, forward, backward, word, worm, world, earn, earth and early.

* The students will be making a class book on Adverbs.


* Subtract using a 10 frame and practice different strategies for minus 8 & 9

* Review strategy for 2 digit addition

* Review measuring and be introduced to centimeters

* Review What’s My Rule and play Tric & Trac game


* Terra Nova Testing this week for 3rd-7th

* Report Cards Sent Home – Friday, March 6th

* All School Liturgy – Tuesday, March 10th


Previous Newsletters