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Wyoming Area Catholic swears in student bus patrols

Pictured from left, kneeling are Pat Hotchkiss, Brandon Richards, Matt Clemow, Jack Patterson, Noah Heck, John Paul D’Amato, Eric Fritz, Nick Skrzysowski, Christian Coassolo. Middle row: Emily Kolojejchick, Abigail Burge, Alexa Blandina, Alexia Mazzarella, Giana Tondora, Jennifer Loughney, Abby Bradigan, Juliana Buonsante. Back row: Rebecca Prociak, Mr. Slocum, Nicole Telford, Thomas Day, Alexandra Mondlak, Drew Casper, Alyson Manley, Nick Allardyce, Sara Flannelly, James Orr, Danielle Franklin, Justin Januszko, Meghan Corridoni, Devin Rajza, Emily Johnson, Mrs. Walsh and Isabella Romani.

Wyoming Area Catholic Inducts Bus Patrol

Pictured is Mrs. Walsh’s eighth grade class shortly after being sworn in as official bus patrol monitors for the 2011-2012 school year. Mr. James Slocum from Triple A spoke to the group about bus safety and their responsibility as bus patrol monitors. Part of their duty is to insure that younger members of the student body board their buses safely at dismissal time.

Dates to Remember

October 19: Liturgy at 1 p.m. at St. Cecilia’s Church Fr. Paul McDonnell will be the celebrant.

Monday, October 24: School pictures, students will wear uniforms.

October 28: Halloween Dance

October 30: PTG Bingo from 1-5 p.m.

Student Council Officers

Elections were held for officers of the student council. Officers for the 2011-2012 school year are President Alexia Mazzarella, Vice-President Sarah Satkowski, Secretary Danielle Morris and Treasurer Erika Serafin.

Mrs. Walsh, eighth grade teacher and Mrs. Owens, third grade teacher are the moderators for Student Council.

PTG Bingo

The PTG cash bingo will be held on Sunday, October 30 in the school auditorium from 1-5 p.m. Participants must be 18 years old. The price of tickets is $20 and includes 20 regular games and door prize drawings. There will also have special games, a bake sale and a 50/50 drawing. Please call the school for more information: 654-7982.

Safety Program

On Friday, October 21, Jim Slocum from Mid Atlantic AAA will sponsor a Bus Safety and Evacuation Drill beginning at 12:30 p.m. Students in all grades will participate in this safety program.

Penn State Program

On Thursday, October 27, students from Penn State Co-op will present a hand-washing program for all students. The students will also learn techniques on preventing the spread of germs.

Forensics Practice

Practices for the Fall Forensic Teams, Junior Varsity and Varsity, will be as follows:

October 18, 19, 25, 26 and November 1 from 2:45 to 5 p.m.

Intramural Sports

The schedule for intramural sports is as follows:

Boys’ Flag Football: Tuesday and Thursday from 3-4 p.m.

Girls’ Flag Football: Wednesday and Friday from 3-4 p.m.

Volley Ball: Monday from 3-4 p.m.

Uniforms

The dress code changes from summer to winter uniform on October 17. Please refer to the Wyoming Area Catholic addendum to the Student-Parent Handbook, available on Edline and sent home in the first brown envelope. Girls cannot wear polo shirts with the winter uniform. All students must wear school shoes, no sneakers except on gym days with gym uniforms. The dress code will be strictly enforced.

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