Weekly letters from Lower School Head Rick Petrini, Middle School Head Joelle Neiwert, and Upper School Head Francesca Mulazzi are now available on the website. Just click on the links to see their latest letter to parents about the coming week’s activities.
Saint George’s Center for Family Engagement is hosting a Trivia Night for parents, alumni, faculty/staff, and friends on Thursday, December 8 at 6:30pm in the Upper School Courtyard. Join us for a casual evening of drinks, appetizers, and five rounds of trivia to connect, compete, and have fun. Tickets will cost $10 per person. Register your team based on the number of folks you plan to compete with – team sizes can range from 2-6 people. Your team can pay when you RSVP through Eventbrite or can pay cash at the door. Only one member from each team needs to RSVP, which can also be done using the QR Code on the Trivia Night Flyer. Contact Meghan Kilgore with any questions.
While the Fall Parent Drive has ended with the big snowfall, you can still donate to the “Power the Dragon” Annual Fund this month to count toward your charitable giving in 2022. The Annual Fund runs through June 30, 2023, but don’t wait to get your student’s class totals up to 100%! Here are the current totals by grade as of Dec. 5:
Annual Fund goals include 100% parent participation and $190,000+ in gifts and donations. With about $94,000 in donations so far, we are nearly halfway to the total goal of giving! Make a donation today to help reach 100% participation for your child’s class. Gifts can be made on the SGS Website or by check or cash to the Business Office. Go Dragons!
The 5th Grade FLL Robotics team gathered in the Middle School for a practice session on Dec. 2nd, while the 6th grade FLL team showed some of their work on Dec. 5th. See photo galleries of the 5th Grade FLL Team and the 6th Grade FLL Team in their practice room and with some of their robotic Lego creations.
The winners of the Spokane County Recycling Calendar contest have been announced. Fourth-grader Cleo Townley’s design was chosen for the month of March! Fifth-grader Ella Tombari’s poster also was selected for Honorable Mention, so a smaller version of her design will be included on the back of the calendar. Here is a Link that lists all the winners and a slideshow of their designs. Congratulations to Cleo and Ella!
The annual SGS All-School Talent Show is coming to Founders Theater on Thursday, January 26 at 6pm. Any students interested in performing need to fill out the Talent Show Entry Form no later than Jan. 17. The show will be live-streamed for those who can’t attend. So it’s time for students to get their act together and show everyone what they’ve got!
Giving Tuesday, on November 29th this year, is a key day for many non-profit organizations. Last year, SGS received donations from over 90% of our parents for Saint George’s “Power the Dragon” Annual Fund. If you haven’t already donated, please make a gift to the Parent Annual Fund on Giving Tuesday to ensure that the SGS experience continues for all of our students!
We are currently over 45% to meeting our goal of $190,000 and 40% of parents have donated. Thank you! Here are the current totals by grade as of Nov. 28:
The Annual Fund Fall Parent Campaign runs through Friday, December 2, 2022. Annual Fund goals include 100% parent participation and $190,000+ in gifts and donations. Make a donation today to help reach 100% participation for your child’s class. Gifts can be made on the SGS Website or by check or cash to the Business Office. Go Dragons!
Winter has arrived and the SGS maintenance crew is working to keep the campus roads safe to travel. With more snow forecast for this week, please drive carefully and look for notifications from the school if events or activities are impacted by the snow.