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Weekly Ups: Another successful Catholic Schools Week has come and gone. Mrs. Sanders returned from her extended visit with her family! Our classroom doors are eye-catching with their inspirational messages. Articles in support of Catholic Schools deliver a poignant message:  An ‘Alienated America’ Needs Community-Building Schools Have Been Doing for Generations by Kathleen Porter-Magee. Weekly…

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The sound of Christmas Carols can be heard from our music room.

STREAM automobiles were tested with success on many levels.

The 8th grade Wreath Sale closed with 120 wreaths and 15 crosses scheduled to be delivered December 6th.

And, of course, Thanksgiving Break is here.

 

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The sound of basketballs dribbling…

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Fall has been most agreeable and allowed us time to enjoy walking trips and volunteer opportunities.

1st Grade saints are roaming the hallways.

The 8th graders meet the challenges presented at the Penn-York ropes course.

6th Grade Natural Helpers met with area students to discuss ways students can reach out to…

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The ICS Walking Club has managed to walk every day during their lunch break.  We strive to walk 100 days during the school year.

Dr. Joe Felsen visited our school in the character of Gabby Hayes.  Dr. Felsen’s presentation was very informative for both students and staff.

 

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Though we…

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Ginny Wallace, from the Diocese of Buffalo, made the trip to Wellsville to visit ICS.  She was able to see the Odyssey of the Mind team perform their Problem 5-performance ~ Opposites Distract. They worked very hard to create their team’s solution, so. they were able to perform…

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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…