No School - October 23
School will be closed on October 23
First Quarter Honors Assembly - Oct 29
The First Quarter Honor Assembly will take place in the cafeteria.
8:15 - Fifth Grade
8:35 - Sixth Grade
8:55- Seventh Grade
9:15 - Eighth Grade
Fall Picture ReTakes - 10/29
Fall pictures retakes are scheduled for Wednesday 10/29. If your child missed the original picture day, s/he should be photographed during retakes. If you ordered pictures and are not happy with them, your child should return them to the camera during retakes.
Our next School Mass will be on Thursday, October 23rd which is the Thursday of the 29th Week in Ordinary Time. Our liturgical color will be green, and the Daily Mass Readings for that day are on the USCCB link below:
Our Responsorial Psalm Refrain will be:
The earth is full of the goodness of the Lord.
Parents and other family members are always invited to attend Mass with us.
Scholastic Book Fair
The Book Fair is here!
The Scholastic Book Fair will be at StMM through Friday Oct. 24th, 2014 in the Media Center. The book fair will be stocked with all the latest titles for our students and proceeds will be used to purchase new books and technology for our school.
Mon. Oct 20th - Thurs. Oct 24th: 7:30 AM-3:30 PM.
Fri. Oct 24th: 7:30 AM-11:30 PM
On-line Book Fair
If you can't make it to the Book Fair, shop the on-line fair. The on-line fair is available Oct 12th through November 1st. Books purchased on-line will be sent directly to school and delivered to your child's classroom at the conclusion of the online fair.
Contact Julie Cade if you have any questions.
Basketball Tryouts Begin Nov 10
Boys Varsity: Nov 10 and Nov 11: 5:00 - 6:30
JV: Nov 11 and Nov 12: 6:30 - 7:30
Varsity Practice: Nov 12, 13, 14 5:00 - 6:30 and Nov 15 9am-11am and set up for Mass afterward.
Girls Open gym: Nov 4th- 6th from 3:15-4:30 for girls in grades 6-8.
Tryouts: Nov 10 and 11, 3:15-5:00 for girls in grades 6-8.
Practices will continue November 12th through the 14th from 3:15-5:00 that week.
Fifth grade girls will be allowed to tryout on November 12th if we need more girls for the JV team.
Please contact Coach McKee (boys) or Coach Groelle (girls)if you have any questions.
Camp Cheerio Pictures
A few photos from the Camp Cheerio field trip have been posted here on the school website
. Check them out! Our 8th graders go to Cheerio every year for a retreat and team-building activities.
StMM Business Directory
The StMM business directory is comprised of the top 50 donors from previous galas, along with businesses owned and operated by parents of StMM students. There are two versions of the directory, sorted by either business category or alphabetically by business name, which are located in the Resource Documents section of Renweb. To submit corrections or additions, please do so at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/D3K83B3 by Friday, October 31. For questions, please contact Lora Wical .
Fall Family Festival
Join the StMM Womens' Guild as they host their Fall Family Festival on Oct 24. Come in costume, carve a pumpkin, walk in the parade, trunk-or-treat, and stay to watch Monster University on the athletic field at dusk. See their website for how to pre-order food.
Activities begin at 5:30.
StMM Sports Schedule and Directions
The sports schedule is here on the website
. You can search for a sport, then click ical to import that sport's schedule to your Outlook or Google calendar. You can also click on each event to get the address and directions to each away game.
The Chess Club meets approximately twice a month beginning at 3pm on September 19. For all of the Chess Club dates, click here for the school calendar
then click on Chess Club to SEARCH. All of the dates can be posted to your Outlook or Google calendar using the ical function.
The Chess Club meets in rooms 101-104, 107 and 108. We always need parent volunteers, even if you don't play chess.
2014-2015 School Calendar
The calendar for the 2014-2015 school year is here on the school website
. The link to the full school calendar, including athletics, fine arts, PSO events and more is here on the school website
. Choose the event categories, then click ical to move those events to your Outlook or Google calendar.
Adopt A Highway Volunteers Needed
Help keep the roadside in front of StMM looking beautiful! Assist in cleaning up our adopted portion of Apex Barbecue Road (part of the NC Adopt-A-Highway Program) at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday,December 7th. We need volunteers to spend one hour to help remove trash from the roadside. Volunteers will meet in the StMM parking lot at 1:00 p.m. to get supplies (bags, gloves, and safety vests provided). Please wear good walking shoes! Participants must watch a short safety video before joining the cleanup. The safety video can be found here online Participants must be at least 12 years old and be accompanied by an adult to help with this effort. Contact Annette Hollis at to sign up or for more information