News/Opportunities

-The Knights of Columbus are looking for volunteers to help with the Pancake Supper this evening in the MHC.

-2018 SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION FOR EIGHTH (8TH) GRADE STUDENTS: The Lucinda L. Jasper Scholarship Fund, Inc. (LLJSF) announces the 2018 Scholarship Competition.  The LLJSF Competition is open to all eighth grade students attending a Catholic elementary school in the Archdiocese of Washington D.C. who are attending a Catholic high school in the fall in the Archdiocese of

Washington D.C.

Interested students can apply online at http://www.lljsf.org/.  Students must complete an application form, write a 1500-2500 word essay, provide one teacher recommendation and have the principal submit a school report.  Details on the essay submission can be found at the website, http://www.lljsf.org/.  Submissions are accepted ONLY online and are due by March 31, 2018.

For more information, visit http://www.lljsf.org/ or contact Charmene Alston, Director of Applications, at 301-780-5313 or send an email to lljsf@aol.com.

-8th Grade Graduation will be Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 6:30 in the church with a reception immediately following in the MHC.

-Sweetheart Dance at Mother Catherine Academy TONIGHT!!!  7pm-10pm $5 admission fee.  Please no cell phones.

-Public School Rising Freshman Orientation:

LEONARDTOWN HIGH SCHOOL
TUES., MARCH 6, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 PM

GREAT MILLS HIGH SCHOOL
THURS., MARCH 8, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 PM

CHOPTICON HIGH SCHOOL
TUES., MARCH 13, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Homework:

For all classes…

Friday was the deadline to change your book for your AR project if you wanted to.  No new books will be approved.

8th Grade:  Finish reading Across Five Aprils Chapter 6 and write your journal entry FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF JETHRO.  Appositive Practice worksheet due tomorrow. Here is the Khan lesson we watched in class today: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation-the-comma-and-the-apostrophe/more-ways-to-use-commas/v/appositives-the-comma-punctuation-khan-academy

Lesson 15 vocab workbook will be do on Friday, 2/16 and the  quiz will be Tuesday, 2/20.  Please be researching for your Trip of a Lifetime project.  Research is due on February 23rd.

7th Grade: Make sure you have read pages 81-100 in Zlata’s Diary for Wednesday.

6th Grade: Finish your “Acts of Kindess are Good for the Soul” graphic organizer and write your 6-8 sentence summary paragraph.