52 Short Hills Avenue, Short Hills, New Jersey 07078 | (973) 379-3973 | Summer Reading and Supplies | 2020-2021 Registration Packet
 
GREEN ENVELOPE
Update for the SRLA Community
 
 
Fourth Graders Brush with Fame
 
We see you, Milton Hershey, Susan B. Anthony, Walt Disney, and friends! Fourth graders got to exercise their creativity during book presentations on famous people. Excellent job, 4th Grade!
 
Fruits, Veggies, and Fun
 
Students kicked off their weekend on a healthy note at the Annual Farmers Market on Friday, checking out all of the wonderful seasonal fruits and vegetables provided by Alstede Farms. Each student is going home with produce from the market and a reusable SRLA tote bag! Thank you to the HSA and Alstede Farms for this healthy event, part of the School's Cultural Arts Program.
 
ANNOUNCEMENTS
 
Shop while Supporting our 8th Grade Class
Please register with the Charleston Wrap Store to peruse and purchase wrapping paper and gifts in a fundraiser to support our eighth grade! With over 2,500 gift ideas, you can easily shop and check-off your holiday gift-list, all while supporting our eighth graders and SRLA!
 
Make sure you to check out some of the personalized gifts by Charleston Wrap, including fun socks, personalized gift wrap, monogrammed tote bags, and more. Lots of options to help put a smile on that special someone's face!
 
Here’s how to register today and help us spread the word.
 
Step 1: REGISTER at www.charlestonwrapstore.com
Enter our Organization ID: 12719
 
Step 2: Use our Email-Invite Generator to invite out-of-town friends & family to shop and support!
 
Online orders ship directly to the purchaser.
 
Happy shopping!
 
Grade 8 Class Parents:
Wendy Wolski, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Sharon Grazioso-Bianchi, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Smile for Picture Day
Oct. 20
 
Picture day will be held outdoors on Tuesday, Oct. 20th, with a rain date of Thursday, Oct. 29th. Students are required to wear their winter uniforms.
 
Virtual learners may show up at any time during the morning to have their photo taken, with the rain date of Oct. 29th. Also, please feel free to take a photo at home (nature background suggested) and send it to Danny before Thanksgiving.
 
This year, there won't be any order forms to fill out. Instead, parents will receive an email after picture day with a link to view and order photos online. If you choose to order, your package will ship directly to your home. We will not have class pictures this year.
 
Please feel free to call or email with any questions or concerns.
 
Mrs. Underwood, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
Stop & Shop for SRLA
One quick and simple way to support the school is through your trips to the grocery store! St. Rose participates in Stop & Shops's A+ School Rewards program, allowing our school to earn money from any qualified purchase you make at the store. All you'll need to do is link your Stop & Shop card to our school by going to Stop & Shop's website, following the directions to register an account, and entering our school ID number: 40357.
 
Each time you shop at Stop & Shop, you'll be supporting the school! For more information about the A+ rewards program, visit the info page.
 
For questions, please email SRLA treasurer, Catherine Pieroni, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
Notice: Unsafe Drop-off/Pick-up
 
To All Parents,  
 
Please cooperate with us, and do not drop off or pick up your child in the Weichert Realtor parking lot at anytime. Please follow the protocol for school drop-off and pick-up. Safety is our number one priority. Thank you!
 
Back to School Night
NEW DATE!
 
A new date for Back to School Night has been set for Wednesday Oct. 28, 7:00-8:00 PM. Teachers will send Zoom invitations to their cohorts next week. Please contact the Specials teachers directly to arrange a private session at any time.
 
EVENTS
 
Fall Food Truck Festival Postponed
 
SRLA Families, 
 
Unfortunately, we had to make the decision to move the Fall Food Truck Festival, held in the Saint Rose parking lot, to next Friday, 10/23, due to expected rain.
 
The welcome reception for new families will also now be held next Friday and take place right before the festival at 6:30 PM.
 
We apologize for any inconvenience, and we look forward to coming together for this fun event next week! 
 
The good news is that now you have extra time to purchase your tickets and check out our Sign-Up Genius for ways to help with the event!
 
Thank you in advance for your support! For any questions, please contact Andrea Mansfield, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
~ SRLA HSA
 
More details:
 
Adherence to social distancing and face coverings are required at the event. Beer and wine will be available but feel free to bring your beverage of choice.
 
If you are unable to attend, please consider helping out by sponsoring the event and helping us cut down on costs. How you can help:
 
Be a Sponsor!
Support our fundraising efforts and become a Blue Sponsor at $50, a Gold Sponsor at $100 or a Raven at $200! Please make your contribution by Wednesday, October 21 if you wish to be recognized for your sponsorship at the Fall Food Truck Festival.
 
Volunteer!
If you are able to make it, please sign up for a shift to help out during the evening. We need volunteers at check-in, to bartend, and help with set-up and clean-up. Check out the Sign Up Genius!
 
Tickets can be purchased via the SmartTuition Portal here.
 
New Date for New Families
Welcome Reception
 
Attention, new SRLA families! Our date has been postponed due to the rainy forecast. We hope you'll attend this lovely welcome reception right before the Fall Food Truck Festival on its NEW DATE: Friday, Oct. 23rd at 6:30 PM.
 
Please RSVP to Kerry Cordero, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
Winter Uniforms on Monday
 
Reminder! Students will begin wearing winter uniforms on Monday.
 
Visit the school's page on the Flynn O'Hara website for information about the SRLA winter uniforms or to purchase online.
 
DATES TO REMEMBER
 
10/19 - Winter Uniforms
10/20 - Picture Day
10/23 - No School | Professional Development
NEW DATE! 10/23 - Fall Food Truck Festival | Adults only
NEW DATE! 10/28 - Back to School Night
10/30 - Trunk-or-Treat 1:00 - 2:00 pm
 
*Please refer to the calendar on the SRLA website.
 
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St. Rose of Lima Academy

Principal: Tina Underwood, Ed.S.
 
52 Short Hills Avenue
Short Hills, New Jersey 07078
 
Phone: (973) 379-3973
Fax: (973) 379-3722


 


 

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St. Rose of Lima Parish

Pastor: Father Robert Harahan

50 Short Hills Ave
Short Hills, NJ 07078

Phone: 973-379-3912 
Fax: 973-379-6157 

Website: http://www.stroseshorthills.org