Mrs. Huckestein’s 5th Grade class researched, created, and painted clay models of the planets. Students also had to create a “fake planet” and provide similar information.
The following students were awarded January’s virtue award of Charity: (Pre-K- Kinder) Wyatt Yarbrough, (1st-2nd) Olivia Lowery, (3rd-5th) Aubrey LeBlanc, (6th-8th) Tanner Carter.
The SMS first graders ended their unit about landforms today by making volcanoes. There were many eruptions of excitement when the volcanoes spewed their baking soda and vinegar lava.
The Thursday Tiger Academics class took the donated food items to Children’s Express. The students helped put together food bags to feed 630 families this weekend. The students were excited to discover Mrs. Leslie McGee was also volunteering at Children’s Express!
St. Mary’s teachers were given a special blessing by Fr. Steve at Wednesday’s mass. Our school is blessed to have these wonderful men and women who devote their time and talent to the students of St. Mary’s Catholic School.
St. Mary’s students visited Washington Elementary School to walk through and learn about the teepee tent of the Native American culture.
St. Mary’s School celebrates Catholic Schools Week. Monday was “Dress like an Animal” (Pictured is Mrs. Buckner’s 3rd Grade Class)
The study of sound and the layers of the earth were the topics of conversation today for the SMS First Graders. We made phones using cups and yarn to see how sound waves travel through solids. We also made the layers of the earth out of clay.
The first graders completed their Social Studies STEM project today by painting the landforms that they created using modeling clay. Each student had to create specific landforms, such as plains, hills, mountains, and valleys. They also had to create forms of water, such as lakes, rivers, and oceans.
The following students were awarded December’s virtue of Hope at the children’s mass on Wednesday. (Pre-K-Kinder) Joseph Falcicchio, (1st-2nd) Penelope Lopez, (3rd-5th) Lucy Boessen, (6th-8th) Sean McCarthy.
Mrs. Brady’s 2nd Grade Class sang Christmas carols at Beacon Hill prior to Christmas Break.
The following students were awarded November’s virtue of Faith at the children’s mass this Wednesday: (Pre-K- Kinder) Alaina Hyde, (1st-2nd) Ethan Smith, (3rd-5th) Angel Mathew, (6th-8th) Krystal Flores
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