Brussels, Illinois

School News

St. Mary School


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The Parent Club meeting is Wednesday, May 8th at 6:30 p.m. 


During our school mass on Friday, May 3rd, we will have the May Crowning.


Sunday, May 5th is the annual golf tournament which will be held at Wolves Crossing Golf Course in Jerseyville, IL.  Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. with shotgun start at 9:30 a.m.  The cost is $65 per golfer which includes green fees, cart, food, drinks and chances to win additional prizes. 


The AR pizza party will be held at lunch time on Friday, May 10th.  There are quite a few students who have achieved their required points in order to eat lunch with Mrs. Lorts.  Congratulations to all our readers!!!!


The Civic Oration Speech contest winners for this year were Abby Johnes - 1st Place, Emma Vogel - 2nd Place and Alyssa Bonner - 3rd Place.  Congratulations!  All of the top 14 students did a great job!


We will say good-bye to our 9 8th graders on May 16th.  They will graduate on Friday, May 17th at 7:00 p.m.  The awards ceremony will be after Mass in the school auditorium.  Good Luck to all the 8th graders on their new adventures in high school!


The last day of school for Pre-K to 7th grade will be Thursday, May 23rd with a 2:00 p.m. dismissal.  The staff is planning the annual Field Day program.  The students will need to bring their lunches that day, but will be provided ice cream for dessert.


During the summer months, the school office will be open every Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Please leave a message on the answering machine as Mrs. Lorts and Deb will be in and out the rest of the week.


School will start on Thursday, August 15th with 2:00 p.m. dismissals until August 30th.  The registration dates will be posted in the bulletin. 


May God bless you, watch over you and bring you safely back to school with us next year!


Have a great summer break!!!