Jaguar Journal: Summer Edition 06/18/2021
St. Matthew Elementary Jaguar Journal: Summer Edition #2
June 18, 2021
St. Matthew Elementary
This week's to-do list:
If you are missing end of the year report cards, or items from your child's locker, please call the school at 319-362-3021 to arrangement a pick-up time.
Important Upcoming Dates
Aug 12: 2021-2022 school registration
Aug 23: 1st day of school
Aug 23: Early dismissal at 12:05PM
St. Matthew Community Directory
We are very excited to be creating a St. Matthew's Community Photo Directory leading up to our Centennial Celebration next year in 2022.
You are a very important part of our community as you give so much of yourself to help make St. Matthew's a great place.
We want to extend a special invitation to you, and your family to be a part of this project. Everyone who participates will receive a complimentary 8x10 portrait and a directory.
Photographers will be in Kearn Hall from July 13-17 & August 17-21, 2021
Schedule your 10 minute session at
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*Online sign up is closed during the weekends to allow for in-person sign up after Masses in June & July.
We need volunteers! Sign up here:
If you have any questions or need assistance signing up please contact Kate Tyler by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 319-363-5238.
Schedule your time HERE
Sign up to volunteer HERE
Keep using Scrip this summer!
Any money earned on orders placed
before July 1st
will be included in this year's earnings and can be used towards tuition credits for next school year. Orders placed
after July 1st
will begin accumulating your earnings for the program next year.
You can still place orders for physical gift cards all summer long! You can choose to ship some cards directly to your home, or you can choose for them to be delivered to St. Matthew- those items will be available for pickup at the ECC. Of course you can keep purchasing and using e-gift cards at any time!
School Supplies Order Here
Summer Reading Program with the Kernels
The Kernels Summer Reading Program is designed to help encourage students in Pre-K – 5th grade stay engaged in reading this summer. Usually Mr. Schucks comes by to tell us all about it. Since he is unable to visit this year, he sent us the link to and electronic program scorecard to your students. Check it out and get reading!
Kernels Summer Reading Program
Especially For You Race
St. Matthew School will once again have a team for the annual Especially For You Race Against Breast Cancer. If you'd like to be part of the team, please follow the link below to sign up. This year's race will be held on Sunday, October 3, 2021. We'd love to have our biggest team yet, so please consider joining us!
2021-2022 CR Bulldogs Registration is Now Open!
Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2021-2022 CR Bulldogs season
To register go to:
Over the summer there will be communication on rosters, uniforms, schedules and getting everything ready to start in September! Any questions please reach out to Bulldogs President Dale Emerson at
CR SAINTS GIRLS SOFTBALL
CR Saints Softball will be holding tryouts for the 2021 fall through 2022 spring/summer seasons for 8U-12U teams. Join our organization for some FUN and COMPETITIVE softball!!! Online registration begins on June 30, 2021. www.crsaintssoftball.com
Tryout dates: July 26-30
● 8U: born on or after January 1, 2013; birth years 2013 or after
● 10U: born on or after January 1, 2011; birth years 2011-12
● 12U: born on or after January 1, 2009; birth years 2009-10
Visit us on Facebook: Cedar Rapids Saints Softball @crsaintssoftball
Contact us with questions: email@example.com
***Make-up dates will be set-up on an as-needed basis, July 19-22. Please email after June 30 to schedule an individual time.
Regis Middle School News
Xavier Youth Summer Camps
Xavier High School will be hosting a variety of summer camps for elementary and middle school students this summer. Campers will have an opportunity to learn key skills from the coaches and directors of Xavier's championship-caliber activities programs while having fun!
Camps currently offered include Girls Basketball, Girls Basketball Coach Tom Lilly's "Shoot Like a Champion" Clinic, Show Choir, Co-Ed Track, Boys Basketball, and Volleyball. Additional camps are expected to be added soon!
to register today and to learn more! All campers receive a t-shirt and all registration is online - no phone orders. For additional information, contact Pam Barta in the XHS Activities Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 319-294-6635 ext. 302.
Xavier Summer Camps
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on Friday, June 18 at 1:54PM