As we await the coming of our Savior, Jesus Christ, our school community has enjoyed many opportunities to prepare the way for the Lord. Each week of Advent has begun with a prayer service with the whole student body coming together, praying and singing hymns. Opportunities for prayer and service abound throughout the school to remind our students that we must patiently wait and eagerly prepare for the arrival of the baby Jesus.
On December 5, our fourth grade students went on pilgrimage at the University of Notre Dame. They visited the Snite Museum, celebrated an Advent Mass at the Basilica with Fr. Peter Rocca, ate lunch in LaFortune, toured the Basilica and the Log Chapel, and then looked at various crèches on display throughout the Notre Dame campus.
Our students remain busy as second semester begins! On January 18, our eighth grade students attended the March for Life in Downtown South Bend. Led by Mr. Fyrqvist, our students are learning that education extends beyond the classroom. Our fifth through eighth grade students participated in the Science Fair this week at school and impressed everyone with their outstanding research, experiments, and presentations! This week our school will hold our annual