Education

St. Katharine Drexel School News

Please join us for Mass on Wed., November 25th at 8 a.m. with the staff assisting.

Students may continue to bring in their items we are collecting for the SKD Food Pantry through Tues., November 24th.

We have an 11:30 a.m. early dismissal on Wed., November 25th and there is NO school on Thursday & Friday, November 26th and 27th.

Please contact Sandy at 275-6994 or sfitzgibbons@ogknights.org with any questions.

Here’s how you can support our teachers through Tuesday, December 1st:

Give Online: Visit to www.ogknights.org and click on the “Tuesday for Teachers” image.

Mail: Send your gift to Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools Foundation Tuesday for Teachers (3100 W. 41st Street, SFSD 57105).

Don’t Cook on Tuesdays: Go out to eat or order from one of our partner restaurants who will donate a portion of their sales to our #TuesdayForTeachers effort on Nov. 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and Dec. 1st. Visit www.ogknights.org and click the “Tuesday For Teachers” image for a full list of participating restaurants.

Please note that our new e-mail addresses end with “ogknights.org” (no longer sfcss.org).

St. Katharine Drexel School Website: https://skd.ogknights.org/

Click on the link above for the latest information about St. Katharine Drexel Elementary!

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION INFORMATION

Religious Education registration is now open! Please visit www.skd.church and click on the blue banner at the top of the page to get started. You can click on "Religious Ed" in the upper right corner to view the RE calendar or to contact Jon with a question.

Baptismal Planning Class: Held the second Thursday evening of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Gathering Space; We are limiting the class to 5 families. Please call the Parish Office at 275-6870 to register. The next class will be Thursday, December 10th.

Bishop O'Gorman Catholic School System Position Openings: Please check the Catholic Schools’ website for new position openings in the system at www.ogknights.org. We’re now hiring substitutes for Educational Assistants and After School Assistants! Visit www.ogknights.org for more details or if you’re interested in applying. Great employment opportunities!

St. Katharine Drexel School collects the following labels to help purchase items for the school. There is a bucket at the Information Center in the Gathering Space for you to drop your labels off.

· Box Tops

· Coke rewards – Coke products, including Powerade caps and codes (from inside of boxes)

Bishop O'Gorman Catholic Schools Gift Card Program

Stop before you shop! BOCS Gift Cards are available in the Parish Office during the week or after the weekend Masses. Such an easy way to help BOCS students and parents with tuition! BOCS Gift Cards are available at the Parish Office Monday, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday-Friday and after Masses on the weekend.

Other businesses include: Applebee’s, Athleta, Bagel Boy, Banana Republic, Barnes & Noble, Bath & Body Works, Buffalo Wild Wings, Century Theaters, CherryBerry Frozen Yogurt, Cherry Creek Grill, Child's Play Toys, Culver’s, Dick's Sporting Goods, DSW, Fareway Food Stores, Fazoli's, Gap, Get-N-Go, Home Goods, HyVee, iTunes, Juice Stop, Kohl's, Lewis, Look's Market, Marshalls, Menards, Minerva's/Grille 26, Old Navy Panera, Papa Murphy's, Pizza Ranch, Qdoba, Sam's Club, Scheels, SilverStar Car Wash, Sioux Falls Ford, Starbucks, Subway, Target, TC Referee, Texas Roadhouse, TJ Maxx, The Gas Stop, Walmart, and West Mall 7 Theaters.

If you are not participating in this program, please give Tonia a call at the Parish Office for more information. It's free money for our schools and tuition credit for your student, another student or your future student.