Entries by Ellie Russell

5/13/19 – 5/17/19

Note from Mrs.Russell: Wonderful Musical Performance last Thursday! Thank you for bringing your children in the evening for this performance. I hope you had a wonderful, peaceful Mother’s Day! Please don’t forget about the Birthright Fundraiser. St. Peter’s is collecting baby and maternity items to assist in Birthright’s Mission to support women and their new […]

5/6/19 – 5/10/19

Note from Mrs.Russell: Wonderful Chemistry Lab with the USC graduate students! Thank you Mrs. Bair for organizing this. Ask your children about this; it was quite fun and exciting! Please note that our Musical Spring Performance is on Thursday. Please arrive by 6:30 at Copenhaver Band Hall. It will be an incredible performance and a […]

4/29/19 – 5/2/19

Note from Mrs.Russell: Wonderful First Communion! I am so very proud of all the reverence shown by your children. I see the halos! MAP Testing this week! No Spelling Test! Mostly review for MAP all week. Make sure that your child gets plenty of rest and a good breakfast! Thank you to Mrs. Bair for […]

4/23/19 – 4/26/19

Note from Mrs.Russell: I hope you had a wonderful Spring Break and Easter. Please check your email since I sent you one with lots of information and explanations. I will not be in this week because I am attending the NCEA (National Catholic Educational Association) Convention in Chicago. I will be bringing back a lot […]

4/08/19 – 4/12/19

Note from Mrs.Russell: I am so happy to hear such good reports from the First Communion Retreat. We are all looking forward with joy to the First Communion on Saturday, April 27th at 5:30. ALL are welcome even if your child is not receiving their First Communion this year. I am still looking for an […]

4/01/19 – 4/05/19

Note from Mrs.Russell: All the children who participated did a wonderful job with their First Sacrament of Reconciliation. Thank you to Fr. Linski and Fr. Fryml who complimented the students on being well-prepared. I appreciate your parental partnership. Reminder that the First Communion Retreat is 8:30-12:30 on Saturday, April 6th and one parent should be […]

3/25/19 – 3/29/19

Note from Mrs.Russell: Thank you to Mrs. Bair for a wonderful Science Lab on the Rock Cycle! We are so blessed to have you teach our students. Junior Achievement of South Carolina has matched us with Mr. Reeves who will be meeting and conducting a class for the next six weeks (mostly Fridays) on inspiring […]

3/18/19 – 3/22/19

Don’t forget about the Rice Bowls. Thank you to Mrs. Bair for running another Science Lab on Friday about the Rock Cycle. We are so blessed to have a Geologist to help us! If any of you are Gardeners, please let me know if you would like to run a Science Lab for us. RELIGION: […]

3/11/19 – 3/15/19

Note from Mrs. Russell: I hope you are having a good Lent. No matter what your Religious Tradition, the practice of Prayer, Fasting and Giving is good to promote. For second graders, this may look like intentionally praying more as a family, fasting by giving something up for Lent, and your child serving you by […]

3/4/19 – 3/07/19

Lent begins with Ash Wednesday this week. Your child will be receiving ashes on their foreheads to remind them to “Repent, and believe in the Gospel,” and “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” We hope to see many of you at Mass, as well. If you come to Mass, remember that […]