St. Matthew Catholic Church is offering a week of Vacation Bible School for students entering grades Kindergarten through 5th grade in the fall. This year's theme is "Birthday Bash - A Celebration of Life!" The goal of VBS is to awaken the hearts and minds of kids to the beauty of God's creation and the dignity of the human person. Attendees will learn to discover, respect, protect, serve and celebrate life. VBS will run the week of July 11-15 from 8:30am to 12:00pm. The cost is $25 per child. Click HERE to register.
It's that time of year when our 6th grade class is looking at real-life applications of percentages of growth and probability. So, what that means is -- it's time for some stock market fun! Each student is given some money to invest in the stock market. Over several weeks, they will work on a stock portfolio of their 5 stocks. By analyzing change in increase and decrease, using functions and conditional formatting, and applying the laws of experimental probability, students are preparing to entice some lucky visitors to our 3rd Annual St Matthew School Stock Market. On April 22nd from 9:30-10:30, students will turn the Parish Hall into a virtual market, where investors will be given money to invest in stocks (brokered by the student... continue reading