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WA Catholic fourth graders graduate from Junior Deputy

Mr. James Renfer’s fourth grade class at Wyoming Area Catholic School graduated from Luzerne County Junior Deputy Program. Instructor, Deputy Erin Joyce had spent several weeks informing students how to live a life making smart decisions and becoming productive citizens of our society. A pretigious ceremony was held on March 21, 2011

Pictured in row one are Michael Mecadon, Lindsey Chepalonis, Abby Connors, Mackenzie Crake, Adiya Golden, Relena Horwath, Abigail Kolessar, Elizabeth Kravitz, Allyson Laiuvara, Emma Ulichney, Danielle Morris, Bianca Mazzarella, Courtney Wartella and Rebecca Lalko.

Row two: Deputy Torres, Judge Burke, Jacob Modelsky, Mark Kruchinsky, Kenneth Remus, Nicholas Prociak, Dylan Burwell, Christian Holmes, Joshua Hartigan, Dominic Cirelli, Jeffrey Johnson, Deputy Erin Joyce, instructor and Sheriff John F. Gilligan

Absent: Alexis Stella and Gregory Godlewski

Dates to Remember

May 27: Field Day

May 30: No School Memorial Day

Poetry Contest

Mr. James Renfer, English Teacher for grades 4-8 announces the winners of the Poetry Fair Contest. There were two divisions: Junior Varsity, Grades 4-5 and Varsity Grades 6-8. Following are the names and the titles of their poems.

Junior Varsity

Jada Exter - First Place, “If”

Lindsey Chepalonis – Second Place, An Ordinary Day

Nicholas Prociak – Third Place, Baseball Delight

Rebecca Lalko – Fourth Place, All About Us

Christian Holmes – Honorable Mention, Catholic Schools


Megan Moran – First Place, Time

Mary Pat Blaskiewicz – Second Place, Graduation

Molly Holmes – Third Place, Waiting for Spring

Timmy Murphy – Fourth Place, Grandma’s Garden

Maddie Pavlico – Honorable Mention, Rain Drops

Open House

Wyoming Area Catholic School will sponsor an Open House on Wednesday May 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Field Trips

May 24: “Seussical” at Scranton Cultural Center, PK, kindergarten, and first grades

May 26: Eighth grade trip to Baltimore

Cross Country

May 21: Cross Country Conference Meet at Baptist Bible College


Please keep sending in Campbell Soup Labels and Box Tops for Education. The containers for the labels are in the main hallway.

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