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K-A  Reminder





Friday, 12/1
12:30 Dismissal-No Snack needed

*cafeteria is closed




























Ready for Christmas!?

Please come help your child shop for loved ones at our

Children's Corner on  Tuesday, 11/28 @ 11am


 Tuesday, November 21st Kindergarten Thanksgiving Prayer Service at 10:15 AM 


On Tuesday, 11/21- the k-classes will be presenting a

Thanksgiving prayer service @ 10:15 am .



Reminder for our Thanksgiving prayer service:


KA Pilgrim boys/girls  

Boys: white long sleeve shirt-dark color slacks 

Girls: plain dress/blouse and skirt


Parents, please sit directly behind the kindergartners in the reserved pews. 

These seats are only for kindergarten parents.

All other guests of kindergarten students may sit on the left side of the church (as you are looking at the Altar). 


Thank you for participating in the Thanksgiving Food Project.

Our class has been asked to shop for a family in need.

Each child has been given items to bring in for our class basket.

Please feel free to add any additional items that are deemed appropriate for the holiday.

The family would truly appreciate any added personal touches.

KA will be responsible for a family of four: 2 Adults and 2 Children.


All items for our Thanksgiving Food Project are due on or before 11/15. 
Thank you all for your help and generosity!!

We are also looking for a KA family to donate a 12lbs turkey for the family.

Due by 11/17 before 9AM


If you are able and willing to donate the turkey, please let me know.


Thank You!!


*A very special THANK YOU to the Morgan family

for donating the turkey!!*


Please join KA in the cafeteria to help your child shop at the

Scholastic Fall Book Fair--

on Tuesday, 11/14 @10:30-11.

Please bring your own bag to carry out your purchases.


Family Book Order Due Date: 11/15/23



Thanks for your support!


Please note the cafeteria will be closed on

Thursday, November 9th and Friday November 10th

for snack and lunch purchasing both days. 


Wednesday, 11/8
12:30 Dismissal-No Snack needed

*cafeteria is closed



In honor of Veterans Day, Saint Leo the Great School will be collecting items

to send to our troops currently deployed overseas.



Each homeroom is asked to collect specific items, but any donations

are greatly appreciated. 


Kindergarten classes:  disinfecting wipes


Donations will be collected from November 1-8th.


Additionally, students will have the option to participate in a $5.00 Dress Down Day

on Thursday, November 9th to cover the cost of shipping the care packages.


Thank you for your help and support in this service project!


Our bus riders have been doing such a great job,

we will no longer be issuing out lanyards at dismissal.


Happy November!??

Today we read Turkey Trouble

and Tom the Turkey needs your help.

Please help disguise Tom

      so he won't be eaten for Thanksgiving.

Have FUN!!

Project due 11/2


Friendly Reminder- Tuesday, 10/31  is a half day.

We will dismiss at 12:30 --

No need to pack a snack-


*cafeteria is closed



Tuesday, October 31st is our 

Halloween parade @ 11. Students are invited to wear

their Halloween costumes to school.

Please remember that scary costumes, masks and/or toy weapons are not permitted.



  Halloween goodie bags are welcomed, please no food items or candy. 




Wednesday, 10/25
*12:30 Dismissal-No Snack needed


P/T conferences 


Friendly reminder--Friday 10/20
Parent-Teacher Conferences
School Closed for Students



Due 10/23


 Hey there, families!


Ready to discover the characters and stories your child loves?

Scholastic Book Clubs are here for you all year long

to boost your child’s reading fandom and maybe

even create moments of quality time you can share together!

Place an order of $25 or more and you can pick a FREE $5 book

(use code READS at checkout) to add to your reader's TBR pile!

Family Order Due Date: 10/4/23





Invite relatives and friends to help your child discover the pure joy of reading when you share our Class Page link.

Every order benefits our classroom, helping me earn FREE books and resources that every child can enjoy.


Thanks for your support!




 Welcome back to school- wide mass,

parents are welcome on Thursday, September 14th


KA-Get ready to bring your best smile for picture day on

Tuesday, 9/12!!


 A message from the main office:

REMINDER: Please log in to the Parent Portal

and complete the two mandatory forms

(Media Release & Handbook Acknowledgement) as soon as possible!



A big THANK YOU to all for joining us at K-orientation. 

It was wonderful meeting everyone!


Here are some reminders for our first day of school.


Tuesday, 9/5/23-12:30 Dismissal 


*No snack on 1/2 days-

Snack-we are a peanut/nut free classroom 


 Please have all items labeled with your child's name: 

Backpack-no keychains or items that may dangle

Photo of your child- for our Jesus board-3x5 

Art smock

Change of clothes- in a lg zip-lock bag




*Tissues, paper towels, and disinfectant/baby wipes

are always accepted and greatly appreciated.



*Please check my school website daily for updates, class information, and homework assignments.

*Our Special classes are posted but will not be in effect until the first full day of school.



 Birthdays- celebrated in class with peers! No food can be given out, shared, or in take home goody bags. If you would like me to distribute invitations, all class members must be included. 




I look forward to a wonderful year! 


Mrs. Giordano


Welcome KA Families!

I look forward meeting everyone at orientation on



*Some information found in the 2023-2024 Student and Parent Handbook 




Kindergarten through 8th Grades 7:45 AM to 2:35

PM Half-days 7:45 AM to 12:30

 Should the need arise to switch to Virtual Learning, please refer to the Virtual Learning Plan, located on the school website.


Kindergarten parents may walk their child to class only on the first day of school. 






All students in grades K through 8 must be in full dress code upon entrance to school each day. The dress code is in effect from September through June. Uniforms may be purchased through

Flynn & O’Hara at






• Khaki pull-on elastic waist long pants or shorts

• Long- or short-sleeved navy polo shirt (no logos)

• White or navy crew socks

• Navy V-neck cardigan (optional)

• Maroon full-zip fleece with SLG logo



• Khaki drop waist jumper or khaki 2 pleat skort, (Lands’ End or Kohl’s’ uniform skorts are allowed)

• Khaki pull-on long elastic waist pants (optional)

• Long- or short-sleeved dark navy golf shirt (no logos)

• White peter pan collar long or short-sleeve blouse may be worn with the jumper

• White or navy knee-hi or crew socks or tights

• Navy crewneck cardigan sweater (optional)

• Maroon full-zip fleece jacket with SLG logo


Boys & Girls Shoes:

Any safe, comfortable, and closed toe style, including sneakers is acceptable.





Grades K-8 Physical Education Uniform:

• Black, knee-length, mesh gym shorts with SLG logo (as seen at Flynn O’Hara)

*No Soffe shorts are allowed in place of mesh gym shorts.

• Maroon t-shirt with SLG logo (long or short sleeve)

• Solid black heavyweight sweatpants with SLG logo (as seen at Flynn O’Hara) (not tight or legging type pants)

• Solid colored crew socks in white or black

• Sneakers: white or black only (Grades 1-8)

• Maroon full-zip fleece jacket with SLG logo (Optional)


Students in grades K-5 may wear gym uniforms to school on their gym day

unless directed to do otherwise.