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Friday, October 13th

Each Friday during Chapel, we proudly recognize community members, who are faithful and confident scholars, citizens, and leaders.  
 
Congratulations to Evelyn Bolner (K), Ivana Kovalska (5th), and Gordie O'Rorke (8th)!
MONDAY: October 16th (B)
Regular Uniform

Soccer Game vs. Winston School - 4:30PM @ Home (Olmos Basin Field #4)

TUESDAY: October 17th (D)
Regular Uniform

Volleyball B Team Match vs. New Braunfels Christian Academy - 4:00PM @ NBCA
Volleyball A Team Match vs. New Braunfels Christian Academy - 5:00
PM @ NBCA

WEDNESDAY: October 18th (C)
Dress Uniform
Community Eucharist - 8:05
AM in Sanctuary

Individual Picture Retakes

THURSDAY: October 19th (E)
Regular Uniform

Volleyball B Team Match vs. San Antonio Christian School - 4:30PM @ SACS
Volleyball A Team Match vs. San Antonio Christian School - 5:30
PM @ SACS

FRIDAY: October 20th
Parent Teacher Conferences - Student Holiday


SATURDAY: October21st
Cross Country ISAL Finals - Time TBA
Volleyball C Team Match vs. St. George Episcopal School - 1:00PM @ KIPP

Admission Preview

Help spread the word!  St. Luke's Admission Preview will be held on Wednesday, October 25 at 9:00AM in the Parlor. Please spread the word to families in your neighborhood, at your church, at your workplace, and in your circle of friends. If your referral ultimately enrolls, you will receive $500 Tiger Bucks. 

FACEBOOK: Click here
 for the Facebook event and invite your friends. 
EMAIL: Click here
 for an electronic version of the invitation that can be downloaded and shared. 

BidPal Registration Open

Take a moment to register for this year's Kaleidoscope on BidPal by clicking here.  It’s simple and will allow you access to purchase tickets, bid on auction items, and make donations.  

Kaleidoscope Invitations & Reply Cards

By now, you have probably received your formal invitation to Kaleidoscope with a reply card.  There are two different options to purchase tickets: (1) send in your check to SLES with the reply card or (2) purchase your tickets via BidPal.  We hope everyone will join us this year for our 70th anniversary celebration.  Please don't hesitate to reach out to us with any questions or other requests.  We will gladly provide assistance grouping tables together for each grade level if needed.  Let's celebrate the good times!

Party Attire: Festive 70s Glam

Dust off your bellbottoms!  We're celebrating our 70th anniversary in style by dressing in our best 70s attire.  Sequins, leisure suits, and dancing shoes all encouraged!  

Parent Parties Live on BidPal

You won't want to miss out on these small, fun gatherings.  They will sell out fast!  Please note you must first register for the event on BidPal to bid on these gatherings.  

Teacher Outings Live on BidPal

Our amazing teachers have generously donated their time and organized an assortment of fun activities for the lucky winners!  Each year, these teacher outings are a favorite among St. Luke's students, who get to do something special with the teachers they love.  All teacher outings are live on BidPal and ready for families to bid on.  Don't miss out on these wonderful activities!

Happy Birthday SLES Yard Art

Join in the 70th celebration fun!  Many of you have woken up to find that you have been "celebrated" by St. Luke's.  Our committee is working hard to celebrate as many families as possible by Kaleidoscope.  You may wake up in the morning to find your own personal birthday cake in your front yard.  A link will be provided via BidPal as it circulates through each family.  Donations are optional.  $50 is the recommended amount, but all donations are appreciated.  The kids love moving these birthday decorations around in the evening!

Coming Soon

Raffle for 70% discount on SLES tuition and a YSL handbag.  

 

Individual Picture Retakes

Signature Photography will be at St. Luke's on Wednesday, October 18 for individual picture retakes.  Pictures will be taken of students who were absent on September 13 and those who did not like the original proof.  Retakes will only be taken of students who bring their proof sheets back to St. Luke's by October 18.

Parent Teacher Conferences

Mark your calendars Friday, October 20 for fall parent teacher conferences.  This will be a student holiday.  Childcare will be available during your scheduled conference period. Click here to make your conference appointment

Spurs Game National Anthem Sign-Up

On Saturday, November 11 at 7:30, SLES will be performing the national anthem at the Spurs game.  We invite all of our 1st- 8th students to participate in this exciting event.  To sign-up, please complete the attached form and return to Mrs. Boyers.  For questions, please contact Mrs. Boyers at lboyers@sles-sa.org.  

Karen Erfurth, Early Childhood Teacher

PK3 teacher, Karen Erfurth, has always loved school.  A native of San Antonio, she began her college education at San Antonio College in the Child Development Department, where she developed a passion for this field of study and found her calling in life.  She earned a B.A. and M.A. from the University of the Incarnate Word.  Upon graduation, Karen worked at their Child Development Center before joining St. Luke's to head the two-year-old program.  As a long-time faculty member, Karen has dedicated her life to the education and nurturing of St. Luke's youngest students.  Last year, she was recognized for her 30 years of service at SLES with a tree in her honor on the south lawn.  

Outside the classroom, volunteer service has been an important part of Karen's life for many years. She's a regular volunteer at the Child Life Department of the Methodist Children's Hospital and a facilitator at the Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas.  On weekends, you can find Karen volunteering at Morgan's Wonderland, a service for which she was awarded the President's Volunteer Service Award in 2016.  

What does Ms. Erfurth love about SLES?: 
"I love the sense of faith, community, and family.  The St. Luke's Way is the thread that holds us all together in a common bond."  

All Box Tops Due October 26!

Calling all Box Tops!  Please turn in any Box Tops and Bonus Certificates to your child's homeroom by Thursday, October 26.  The top 2 winning grades will win a popsicle party!
Thank you to the following donors for their generous support of the St. Luke's Fund (as of October 4, 2017).  Please give today to help us reach our goal of 100% participation!
 
Jade and Fred Battah
Byron Buzzini
Angelica and Anthony Cervantes
Jessica and Will Collins
Amirra and David Dittfurth
Katie and David Evans
Michelle and Troy Foote
Christina Gibson
Julie and Rick Johnson
Sabeen and Muhammad Koreshi
Kara and Robert Smith
Lisa and Matthew Smith
Michele and Rob Stevens
Jennifer Wilkinson

 

Chapel Lessons

Genesis 41:1-16
Genesis 41:25-40
Philippians 4:1-9
Matthew 22:1-14
Genesis 45:1-7
 
Friday Chapel Message:
October 6 Chapel

2016-17 Yearbooks

It's not too late to get last year's yearbook!  If you would like to purchase one, please bring a check made out to SLES for $60 to the front desk. Extra yearbooks will be sold while supplies last. 

School Start at 9:00AM

Mark your calendars!  On Friday, October 27 school will begin at 9:00AMWe hope you will be joining us for the fun and festivities at Kaleidoscope on October 26.  
 
Our mailing address is:
15 St. Luke's Lane
San Antonio, TX 78209

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