What's New at SJM

Feast of Corpus Christi procession June 7, 2015

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Monday, March 23, 2015
Feast of Corpus Christi procession June 7, 2015

Boy Scout Troop 116 - July 19 - 25, 2015 Summer Camp

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Saturday, March 21, 2015
Boy Scout Troop 116 - July 19 - 25, 2015 Summer Camp

Action Alert-Stay at 48 Months and Pass Welfare Reform (SB 24)

Submitted to School, Church on Friday, March 20, 2015
Action Alert - Stay at 48 Months and Pass Welfare Reform (SB 24)

MCC Spring Update 3-20-2015

Submitted to School, Church on Friday, March 20, 2015
MCC Spring Update 3-20-2015

MCC Winter Update 3-13-2015

Submitted to School, Church on Friday, March 20, 2015
MCC Winter Update 3-13-2015

Makerspace: Persistence

Submitted to School, SJM Maker Space on Saturday, March 14, 2015
Third grade challenge: Build a bridge to escape from the leprechauns.

Newsletter from 3-12-15 & Pastor Gift

Submitted to School on Friday, March 13, 2015
Resending newsletter and important calendar item

SJM Night at Chick-fil-a on 5/4/15

Submitted to Church, School on Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Join us at Chick-fil-a on Monday, May 4 from 4-8:00 and fundraise for SJM. Flyers are a must!!!

Five Below Fundraiser

Submitted to Church, School on Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Shop at Five Below during March 24-30 and fundraise for SJM! Must have your flyer!!!

Makerspace Guest Blogger, Jordyn, Grade 4

Submitted to School, SJM Maker Space on Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Jordyn is learning and sharing what she learns.

Makerspace Guest Blogger, Maggie

Submitted to School, SJM Maker Space on Saturday, March 07, 2015
Our second guest blogger, Maggie, will tell you about her latest project.

2015 Auction Sign-up Party Donation Form

Submitted to Church, School, Social Activities on Friday, March 06, 2015
To donate an Auction Sign-up Party please fill out this form and turn it into the name at the bottom of the form.

Makerspace "Guest Bloggers"

Submitted to School, SJM Maker Space on Friday, March 06, 2015
First in a series of "guest" blog posts by SJM students. Our first guest is Maria in Sixth Grade.

March and April Server Schedule

Submitted to Servers on Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Please get a substitute if you are unable to serve at the scheduled time.

MCC Winter Update 2-27-2015

Submitted to School, Church on Sunday, March 01, 2015
MCC Winter Update 2-27-2015

MCC Winter Update 2-20-2015

Submitted to School, Church on Sunday, March 01, 2015
MCC Winter Update 2-20-2015

SJM Makerspace, Week of February 22

Submitted to School, SJM Maker Space on Thursday, February 26, 2015
See some of our activities from this week. Highlighting Grades 1 and 6

Stewardship in Action

Submitted to Stewardship Committee on Friday, February 27, 2015
I am nothing; I am but an instrument, a tiny pencil in the hands of the Lord with which He writes what He likes. However imperfect we are, He writes beautifully. -Mother Teresa

MCC Winter Update 2-13-2015

Submitted to School, Church on Saturday, February 14, 2015
MCC Winter Update 2-13-2015

SJM Presents Stations of the Cross

Submitted to Liturgy and Worship on Friday, February 13, 2015
During Lent, we join with area churches for weekly Stations of the Cross. This year, you can use the link to reflect on the Passion of Our Lord in your own home on a daily basis if you choose to do so.

Pre K, K, and 1 Explain The Mustard Seed Parable

Submitted to Walk Through with Mrs B on Thursday, February 12, 2015
In our Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Atrium, our youngest students listen and learn about what Heaven is like.

Makerspace News, Week of February 2

Submitted to School, SJM Maker Space on Thursday, February 19, 2015
Makerspace News, Week of February 2, 2015

March for Life Reflection

Submitted to "The Crew" - Teen Youth Group on Thursday, February 05, 2015
On of our teens wrote a reflection on his Generation Life experience. The reflection is titled "Why We March - I Can Make Things BETTER!"

Math Work Supports St. Jude's Hospital

Submitted to Walk Through with Mrs B, School on Thursday, February 05, 2015
Students in K, 1, and 2 work together to problem solve. They receive donations to benefit St. Jude's Children's Hospital.

MCC Winter Update 1-30-2015

Submitted to School, Church on Monday, February 02, 2015
MCC Winter Update 1-30-2015

Middle School Solves Clean Water Shortage

Submitted to Walk Through with Mrs B, School on Friday, January 30, 2015
Middle School students work in teams to create water filtration systems for developing countries without enough clean water

Preschool Makerspace

Submitted to SJM Maker Space on Thursday, January 22, 2015
Today our 4 year olds from Room 2 were construction workers. They used lots of different materials, like Legos, Zoobs, and good old-fashioned Lincoln Logs, to build lots of creative structures.

A Successful Project to Help the Stray Rescue Mission

Submitted to Church on Monday, January 19, 2015
Girl Scout Troop 2279 delivered donations to Stray Rescue of St. Louis. They wish to thank the St. Justin community for their generous donations.

Welcome to SJM Makerspace

Submitted to SJM Maker Space on Thursday, January 15, 2015
Last week in Makerspace we spent a lot of time working on circuits. With play-doh, alligator clips, batteries and LEDs we created circuits and played with them. In the coming weeks we will explore other fun ways to use circuits in many ways.

St. Justin Martyr School Open House January 25th

Submitted to Church on Thursday, January 08, 2015
St. Justin Martyr School Open House is on Sunday,January 25 from 8am - 12:30pm

Congratulations Knights of Columbus!

Submitted to Knights of Columbus on Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Congratulations Knights of Columbus on the Star Council Award!

SJM Teens Learn about the Incarnation

Submitted to "The Crew" - Teen Youth Group on Friday, December 26, 2014
At our last meeting, The Crew learned about the reasons for the incarnation. We also played some games and had a candlelight prayer service. See some photos.

SJM Teens Box Food And Learn About Poverty

Submitted to "The Crew" - Teen Youth Group on Monday, November 17, 2014
The Crew boxed food collected by the Cub Scouts. Afterwards we gathered for a reflection on poverty. See some photos from the event.

Food Drive

Submitted to Student Council on Sunday, November 16, 2014
The annual Student Council canned food collection starts Monday, November 17 and runs through Tuesday, November 25.

The Troop is earning the Computer Merit Badge

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Saturday, November 08, 2014
Computer Merit Badge

Fred Bird Visits SJM

Submitted to School on Wednesday, October 29, 2014
SJM Student Wins Contest: Fred Bird Comes for Lunch

Girl Scout All Troop Bonfire

Submitted to Girl Scouts on Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Girl Scout All Troop Bonfire is November 7!

Updated Safe Snack List

Submitted to School on Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Halloween safe snack list.

Clever Ways to Teach Young Children Healthy Habits

Submitted to School on Wednesday, October 01, 2014
If you're like me, I struggled to get my kids to do the things I knew they needed to do without going all authoritative on them! This article from SugarPop.com outlines a few stradegies that kids will love.

Cooking for a Friend with Food Allergies

Submitted to School on Monday, September 29, 2014
Can I make a home-made treat for a friend with a food allergy without putting that person at risk for a reaction? Read this article for tips on how to do this safely.

Animal Protective Association

Submitted to 3rd Grade on Sunday, September 28, 2014
The third grade class is collecting items for homeless animals in the St. Louis area.

Pet Blessing

Submitted to 3rd Grade on Sunday, September 28, 2014
The third grade will honor the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi this Friday, October 3 at 4:00. All pets are welcome!

Boy Scout Troop 116 at Encounter Weekend 2014

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The theme was "One King to Rule the All." The message centered on improving your prayer life. Our response was terrific. Here are a few of our smiles.

SCRIP ONLINE

Submitted to School, Church, Social Activities on Tuesday, September 16, 2014
STEPS NECESSARY TO PURCHASE SCRIP ONLINE.

SCRIP ONLINE INFORMATION

Submitted to School, Church, Social Activities on Monday, October 13, 2014
Here are the details on how to get started with the online Scrip program.

Boy Scout Troop 116 2014 OA Fall Reunion

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Boy Scout Troop 116 added to its tradition this past weekend with two new members being inducted into the Order of the Arrow and two members being promoted to Brotherhood status within the Order.

Volunteer to Babysit for our Parish Mission

Submitted to 8th Grade on Sunday, September 14, 2014
Looking for Confirmation Service Hours? Volunteer using the SJM website, look under the heading Volunteer or call JoAnn Zipfel (314)842-3293.

FOOTBALL MANIA FUNDRAISER

Submitted to School, Church, Social Activities on Wednesday, September 10, 2014
SJM has kicked off its 2nd annual FOOTBALL Mania Fundraiser, tickets are available for purchase in the office, after all the Masses, and online.

Back to School Checklist from your School Nurse

Submitted to School on Monday, August 04, 2014
Review this check list to ensure a healthier school year!

Catholic Adventure Week 2014

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116, "The Crew" - Teen Youth Group on Monday, July 21, 2014
Catholic Adventure Week is an outdoor experience which combines friendship, fun, and faith. See some pictures from our week.

One Last Photo Opportunity for 50th Anniversary Directory

Submitted to Administration and Finance on Friday, July 18, 2014
Only two days - Friday, August 1, 2 p.m. until 9p.m. or Saturday, August 2, 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 116 summer camp 2014 @ Lewallen

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Here are some pictures from our week at Camp Lewallen.

Parish School of Religion (PSR) Registration

Submitted to PSR on Wednesday, June 18, 2014
PSR 2014-15 Registrations are now being accepted for the upcoming year.

Sixth Grade Summer Reading

Submitted to 6th Grade on Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Attached to the link is a copy of the letter handed out to students in May. If you wish to obtain a duplicate copy of the book report form, it is in Mrs. Kassel's mailbox at school. Please email Mrs. Kassel with any further questions: kassel@stjust

Server Schedule for July and August

Submitted to Servers on Wednesday, June 11, 2014
July and August Schedule

PSR NEWS

Submitted to Christian Formation on Monday, June 02, 2014
2014-15 PSR Registration

Summer Reading - Seventh Grade

Submitted to 7th Grade on Friday, May 30, 2014
The letter that students received in class is copied at the link. Please email me if you need a copy of the book report form. woodley@stjustinmartyr.org

Summer Reading - Eighth Grade

Submitted to 8th Grade on Monday, July 28, 2014
The summer reading instructions are accessible by link. If you wish to get a copy of the book report pages, please email me. woodley@stjustinmartyr.org

2014-2015 School Calendar

Submitted to School on Thursday, May 15, 2014
Attached is the preliminary school calendar for 2014-2015.

Boy Scout Troop 116 Pioneering @ Camp May

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Monday, May 12, 2014
Boy Scout Troop 116 was all tied up at Beaumont on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.

March & April Server Schedule

Submitted to Servers on Wednesday, March 04, 2015
If you are unable to serve at your appointed time, please find a replacement.

SJM Preschoolers Treat Moms to Spa Day

Submitted to School on Friday, May 09, 2014
SJM Preschoolers treat their moms to manicures, make-overs and massages!

SJM Summer Soccer Camp

Submitted to School, Church on Thursday, May 01, 2014
June 16- June 19th Soccer Camp Registration Form

St. Justin Summer Soccer Camp

Submitted to School on Thursday, May 01, 2014
St. Justin Soccer Camp for boys and girls ages 3 years - 4th grade June 16 - 19th.

Boy Scout Troop 116 Advancement Campout 2014

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Monday, April 28, 2014
Members of Boy Scout Troop 116 camped at Babler State Park while learning map & compass skills.

Mission Carnival

Submitted to Student Council on Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Mission Carnival is Friday, April 25 from 1:00-2:15. All donations support Grace the Americas in Honduras.

Boy Scout Troop 116 OA Spring Conclave 2014

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 on Thursday, April 17, 2014
Members of boy scout troop 116 attend the 2014 Order of the Arrow Spring Conclave at Beaumont Scout Reservation.

Congratulations Mrs. Killian - Teacher Award Recipient

Submitted to School on Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Middle school religion and math teacher, Teresa Killian, has been selected to receive the Cardinal Burke Teacher Recognition Award. Mrs. Killian receives this award for her exceptional use of best practices in teaching.

Seussical Jr. a Hit!

Submitted to School on Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Scenes from St. Justin's 2014 performance of Seussical Jr.

3, 2, 1... Blast Off!

Submitted to 3rd Grade on Tuesday, April 01, 2014
3rd grade students studied Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion as they learned what makes rockets blast off... or not.

A Special Tuesday TGIF!

Submitted to School on Tuesday, April 01, 2014
When TGIF happens on a Tuesday, it’s extra special! Some lucky students enjoyed lunch with the Principal.

Reading Transports Second Graders to New Places

Submitted to 2nd Grade on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Second grade readers share stories with first grade friends and dress as favorite characters.

3rd Grade Scouts Visit Sunset Hills Police

Submitted to Cub Scout Pack 116 on Saturday, March 29, 2014
3rd grade Scouts visited the Sunset Hills Police Station. They took a tour and learned about safety.

Lenten Journey Underway

Submitted to School on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Students and faculty began their Lenten journey with a prayer service to burn last year’s palms.

First Grade Lenten Journey

Submitted to 1st Grade on Saturday, March 29, 2014
First grade students make Lenten promises to God. They place popcorn kernels in a cup when they pray, sacrifice or do good deeds. They will pop all the popcorn during the Easter season to see the fruits of their good deeds.

Middle School Students' Mural to Pope Francis

Submitted to School on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Middle school students learned more about why Pope Francis was names Time person of the Year and created a stained glass mural for him.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!

Submitted to School on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Mr. McIntyre, a real-life chef, came to prepare Green Eggs for Dr. Seuss’s birthday.

Congratulations SJM Girl Scouts

Submitted to Girl Scouts on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Girl Scouts honored at annual Girl Scout mass as 5th grade Troop members receive religious medals.

Highlights From the Classroom

Submitted to School on Saturday, March 29, 2014
A few highlights from some classroom fun and learning.

Jump Rope for Heart

Submitted to Physical Education Class on Saturday, March 29, 2014
PE classes learned to be hearth healthy in February.

Songs of Love from Pre K!

Submitted to School on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Our JustIN Time Preschool students sang some special Valentine songs to parishioners after Mass.

5th Graders Want to Make a Difference!

Submitted to 5th Grade on Saturday, March 29, 2014
5th Graders learn about leadership and making a difference in various organizations.

100% High School Acceptance!

Submitted to 8th Grade on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Congratulations SJM Class of 2014! For yet another year, 100% of SJM's eighth graders were accepted into the high school of their choice.

Cold Weather Science Fun

Submitted to 6th Grade on Saturday, March 29, 2014
Extremely cold days provided perfect conditions for 6th grade students to experiment with freezing bubbles.

Technology & Innovation: It's a Ball in Kindergarten

Submitted to Kindergarten on Saturday, March 29, 2014
SJM continues to advance education in even the youngest students through the use of technology and innovations in the learning environment.

A Celebration of Life

Submitted to 7th Grade on Saturday, March 29, 2014
7th graders led us in a celebration of life, while preschoolers created rice babies to celebrate new life.
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Life Teen Meeting - Law Breaker: 12:00 PM
basketball practice for 5g: 6:30 PM
Pack/Troop Leadership Social: 7:00 PM

Monday, March 30, 2015
PSR Classes: 6:30 PM
Evening Quilting: 7:00 PM
Men's Volleyball: 8:00 PM

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
4th grade basball practice: 6:00 PM
basketball practice-5g: 8:00 PM

Wednesday, April 01, 2015
1st Grade Baseball Practice: 5:00 PM
3G/2G boys baseball practice: 5:15 PM
basketball practice-5g: 7:00 PM

Thursday, April 02, 2015
Day Quilting: 9:30 AM
Webelos II Den Meeting: 5:30 PM
No Boy Scout Troop 116 Meeting: 7:00 PM
Wolfs Den Meeting: 7:00 PM

Friday, April 03, 2015
No School - Good Friday: 7:20 AM
Fish Fry: 8:00 AM
Easter Bunny Breakfast Setup: 6:00 PM

Saturday, April 04, 2015
Easter Bunny Breakfast: 8:00 AM

Monday, April 06, 2015
No School - Easter Monday: 7:20 AM
Murphy - Volleyball Practice: 5:30 PM
PSR Classes: 6:30 PM
School Board Meeting: 7:00 PM
Evening Quilting: 7:00 PM
Men's Volleyball: 8:00 PM

Tuesday, April 07, 2015
4th grade basball practice: 6:00 PM

Wednesday, April 08, 2015
1st Grade Baseball Practice: 5:00 PM
3B/2B baseball practice: 5:15 PM
4th grade baseball: 6:00 PM

Thursday, April 09, 2015
Day Quilting: 9:30 AM
Tigers Meeting: 5:30 PM
Boy Scout Troop Meeting: 7:00 PM

Friday, April 10, 2015
Boy Scout Troop 116 - Camp out at Meramec Caverns: 5:00 PM
Teen Open Gym Night: Back to the Beach!: 6:00 PM

Saturday, April 11, 2015
Boy Scout Troop 116 - Camp out at Meramec Caverns: 5:00 PM
Family Day for all first Communicants and parents: 8:00 AM
Me & My Guy Dance: 6:30 PM

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Boy Scout Troop 116 - Camp out at Meramec Caverns: 5:00 PM
Donut Sunday
Sports Uniform Return: 8:30 AM
Life Teen Meeting - Alleluia, Alleluia!: 12:00 PM