Congratulations to Jack Hutchens ’19 on his appointment to the United States Naval Acadamy! We are so proud of Hutchens for earning this honor, as acceptance into the U.S. Naval Academy is 8%! May God continue to bless this young man’s journey and all who are called to serve.
Congratulations to Megan Kaster ’20 on her outstanding performance at the All Ireland Dancing Championships in Ireland! Kaster placed seventh in her soft shoe recall, 37th in her hard shoe recall, and 39th overall. Thousands of dancers from all over the world compete in this event. In April, Kaster will travel to Greensboro, North Carolina to participate in the World Championships of Irish Dance. Congratulations, Megan Kaster, and know that your Cathedral Irish family is extremely proud of you!
Congratulations to Abby Thomas ’19, pictured bottom row, second from the left, on her selection to the Indiana Legislative Youth Advisory Council. The group held its first Legislative Day earlier this month, and advised the Indiana General Assembly on topics related to Indiana youth through the suggestion, endorsement, and advocacy of relevant legislation and policy. Way to go, Abby Thomas!
Trivia night is only a few short weeks away! Mark your calendar for the 7th annual Trivia Night on March 23! This will be held at Knight of Columbus and is always a great time! Click HERE to learn more or to purchase your table/tickets!
All Cathedral moms are invited to join us Friday, Mar. 1 for our monthly Mothers Club meeting! Coffee/treats will be available beginning at 8 a.m. in Cathedral’s Baker Board Room (in library; enter school building through main office). The meeting begins at 8:15 a.m. Unable to attend in person? Dial-in: 1-888-296-6828, at prompt enter 676172. Agenda will posted on our Facebook page. Portions of the meeting are also on Facebook Live! Following the meeting, we’re having an informal social at Lincoln Square Pancake House (5024 E 56th St). To join or renew your membership click this link.
The final SAT prep class of the school year will begin Monday, March 11. The class meets six times on Monday evenings from 6:30-8:30. This session will end on April 29, the Monday before the May SAT test date. The class is open to all grade levels but is probably best for sophomores and juniors. Follow this link for more information and to sign up for the class.
We have 3 spots open for the Spring Mission Trip. Did you know that Spring Mission Trip hours can count for the 2019-2020 Service Requirement? This is a great way for the Juniors to complete Senior hours now! However, students must have completed this year hours, prior to the trip, in order to use these hours for next year. We will depart on Saturday March 30th and return Saturday April 6th. We stay on John’s Island and will be volunteering at a local school, doing home repair projects, and community outreach. St Christopher’s, located at the tip of Seabrook Island, will…
*There is a mandatory Parent/Student on Monday March 18th 6:30pm in the SLC. Parents and Students are required to attend this meeting.*Permission Packets are online or can be picked up in Mrs. Fox’s Office. All packets must be turned in by the meeting on March 18th.* All final payments must be turned in by March 18th. Mrs. Fox is emailing Final Invoices this week.* If your child sold Cookie Dough for the Spring Mission Trip, please remind them to pick their dough up after school on Tuesday, March 5th!
All student service hours are due Monday April 29, 2019. We are approaching the time of year when students who have procrastinated, start to panic! Parents, you are our biggest allies in helping teach and grow your children in the Holy Cross Mission of Christian Service. Please help them understand that this is not only a Cathedral requirement, but will also full-fill a place in their lives and teach them things that books simply can’t. Shannon Fox is always willing and available to help students find a way to get a plan in place in order to get their service hours completed (her office is located…
The Eastside Catholic Cohort will present a program on Drug Abuse. This is the third session from Archbishop Thompson’s, We Are One in Christ: A Pastoral Letter on Fundamentals of Christian Anthropology. Afflicted and Affected: Lives Impacted by AddictionThursday, March 14, 20197 p.m.Holy Spirit Catholic Church7243 East 10th StreetIndianapolis, IN 46219 Addiction afflicts many, and affects even more. Join us for a lively discussion of what signs to look for in identifying substance abuse, and what to do in response to this difficult problem with a loved one. Information will be provided to help overcome the grips of addiction by…