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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



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


  • School Mass, 8:30 am


  • Bunny Pictures (more info to follow)


  • Talent Show, Lorio Center, 7 pm


  • Parish/School Mass, 10:30 am


  • Passion Play, Church, 2:30 pm


  • Spring Fling

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