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Weekly Ups and Downs

Weekly Ups

Pickle Ball Tournament Champions, Mrs. Willson and Mrs. Loughlin take home the trophy.

Students participate in a Restorative Justice Circle for the first time.  Though they began the circle with a sense of skepticism, they articulated their thoughts in a mature and positive fashion.  Well done!

Sitting in church to…

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ICS Odyssey of the Mind Team Wows judges in the Regional Tournament!  Their hydraulic press robot and their exceptional creativity, design, and purpose of props showed the team’s desire to take risks, according to Region 19 director, Jean Oliverio.   Team members:  Sierra Caruso, Addyson Clark, Ava Cole,Trenton Green,…

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The students playing all winter sports have enjoyed very successful seasons.  Each player’s fundamental skills have improved over the course of the season.  OotM and Solo Fest students worked hard to hone their skills as well.
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The Polar Vortex hit with record cold temperatures.  Many of our Catholic…

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The ICS basketball teams are in the middle of very successful seasons.  The teams continue to develop the fundamentals of the game and implement their skills on the court.
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Icy weather and winter advisories made traveling to and from work challenging.  Winter has arrived.

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The 5th and 6th grade classes are working to accomplish a walking goal  they set in September.  The 5th graders hope to fit in 50 miles of walking by the 100th day of school in February.  The 6th graders set their goal at 100 miles by the 100th…

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ICS took time to support the Community Garden with student power.  The 5th graders worked to harvest the end of the season crops, including the ghost, or hot peppers.  Many hands made light work.  The 6th graders arrived on the scene to finish the task.   As always, our…

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The Spring Program tops the list of Weekly Ups.  This year’s theme, The History of Jazz, served to introduce our children to the many upbeat tunes credited to the genre.  The ICS STREAM Band, Strings Orchestra, Bucket Band, Recorders, and Boomwhackers never sounded more festive.  Thank you, Ms.Virkus,…

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The Children have been practicing Dona Nobis Pacem (Grant Us Peace).  The sound of their voices blending together is simply beautiful.
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The weather has changed and the children are now wearing shorts.  With the arrival of the warm weather and shorts, we have in increase in skinned knees…

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The classroom doors have been decorated in celebration of Catholic Schools Week.  The themes of this year’s creations are outstanding and inspirational.  Let Your Light Shine, Matthew~5:16 is the theme of the math and science room.  Throw Kindness Like Confetti, the theme of Pre-Kindergarten door, clearly sends a message to…