First Grade

Pre-School through 8th Grade. Accredited by the Western Catholic Education Association and by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.


April 23, 2018

Dear Parents,

I hope you had a great weekend and that your week is safe and blessed. Here are a few reminders:

Wednesday, tutoring 3-3:30

Thursday, April 26th, Buck-a-Jean

Friday, April 27th, School Mass @ 8:15

Our SLE recipients are Derek Rodriquez (Responsible Citizen of God’s World), Frank Martinez  (Faithful Catholic Christian), and Francis Biju(Effective Life-Long Learner)

HOMEWORK: April 23rd-27th  (Homework is due on Friday. If Friday is a holiday, homework will be due on Thursday.)

Please read to/with your child for 20 minutes each night. Please sign Reading Log.

Sight Word Test will be given on Friday, May 4th (words in Homework folder).

SPELLING (Spelling tests will be given on Fridays. If there happens to be no school on a Friday, the test will be on Thursday.)

(There will now be ten spelling words given.)

Spelling Words

toad              road               boat               goat               load

around         pound           sound            ground         hound

Challenge Words: ever, tablet

Dictation Sentence: The goat is on the road.

Write spelling words five times in five different colors.

Math: pp. 147-152

Language Arts: pp. 181-184

Grammar: Adjectives

Reading Fluency (Please read each night. Have parents initial each night).

Word Study Joural Xx (directions found inside Word Study Journal inside Homework Folder)

Spelling Test on Friday, April 27th 








First Grade School Supplies 2017-18

3     Plastic Pocket Folders

1      (24 count) #2 Pencils (please sharpen 5 of the 24)

3     Wide tip dry erase markers (no Crayola brand)

3     Medium Pink Erasers

1     Five Inch Pair Scissors (Blunt)

1     (12 count) Long Colored Pencils

1     (12 count) Washable Brand Classic Markers

1     (24 count) Box of Crayons

1     Large Plastic Pencil Box (please only bring 1 to leave in desk)

1    WIDE RULED  1 Subject Notebook

8     0.24 oz Glue Sticks

2     Boxes of Kleenex

2    Large Containers of Disinfecting Wipes (i.e. Clorox)

1     8oz-12oz bottle of hand sanitizer

Please be sure that your child replenishes his/her supplies throughout the year.

Please write your child’s name on all articles of clothing, pencil box, and lunch pail.

Please make sure to buy extra glue, crayons, and pencils for homework during the year!!