What's New at SJM

MCC Summer Update 8-22-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, August 25, 2014
MCC Summer Update 8-22-2014

FOOTBALL MANIA FUNDRAISER

Submitted to School, Church, Social Activities by Jen Purcell on Tuesday, August 19, 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.

MCC Summer Update 8-8-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Friday, August 15, 2014
MCC Summer Update 8-8-2014

MCC Summer Update 8-15-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Friday, August 15, 2014
MCC Summer Update 8-15-2014

MCC Good News July 2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Friday, August 15, 2014
MCC Good News July 2014

MCC Summer Update 8-1-2014

Submitted to Church, School by Linda Wilson on Friday, August 15, 2014
MCC Summer Update 8-1-2014

Back to School Checklist from your School Nurse

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

MCC Summer Update 7-28-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, July 29, 2014
MCC Summer Update 7-28-2014

MCC Summer Update 7-18-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, July 29, 2014
MCC Summer Update 7-18-2014

Catholic Adventure Week 2014

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116, "The Crew" - Teen Youth Group by Jeannine Szatkowski 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 by Marie Tate 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.

MCC Summer Update 7-11-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, July 12, 2014
MCC Summer Update 7-11-2014

MCC Action Alert-Two Pro-Life Bills and the Upcoming Veto Session

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, July 12, 2014
MCC Action Alert-Two Pro-Life Bills and the Upcoming Veto Session

MCC Summer Update 7-3-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, July 12, 2014
MCC Summer Update 7-3-2014

MCC Summer Update 6-27-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, July 12, 2014
MCC Summer Update 6-27-2014

Boy Scout Troop 116 summer camp 2014 @ Lewallen

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

MCC Summer Update 6-13-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, June 21, 2014
MCC Summer Update 6-13-2014

MCC Summer Update 6-20-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, June 21, 2014
MCC Summer Update 6-20-2014

MCC Good News May/June 2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, June 21, 2014
MCC Good News May/June 2014

Parish School of Religion (PSR) Registration

Submitted to PSR by Marie Tate 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 by Elizabeth Woodley 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 by Marie Tate on Wednesday, June 11, 2014
July and August Schedule

PSR NEWS

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

MCC Summer Update 5-30-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, June 02, 2014
MCC Summer Update 5-30-2014

MCC Summer Update 5-23-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, June 02, 2014
MCC Summer Update 5-23-2014

MCC Capital Update 5-16-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, June 02, 2014
MCC Capital Update 5-16-2014

Summer Reading - Seventh Grade

Submitted to 7th Grade by Elizabeth Woodley 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 by Elizabeth Woodley 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 by Joan Becker on Thursday, May 15, 2014
Attached is the preliminary school calendar for 2014-2015.

MCC Action Alert-Ask Legislators to Include Life-Protecting Language in Life Science Legislation

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, May 13, 2014
MCC Action Alert-Ask Legislators to Include Life-Protecting Language in Life Science Legislation

MCC Capital Update 5-2-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, May 13, 2014
MCC Capital Update 5-2-2014

MCC Action Alert-Contact Governor Nixon to Ask for Halt in Executions

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, May 13, 2014
MCC Action Alert-Contact Governor Nixon to Ask for Halt in Executions

MCC Capital Update 4-25-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, May 13, 2014
MCC Capital Update 4-25-2014

Boy Scout Troop 116 Pioneering @ Camp May

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

May & June Server Schedule

Submitted to Servers by Marie Tate on Monday, May 12, 2014
This schedule was previously sent home in PSR Monday folders and School Thursday envelopes.

SJM Preschoolers Treat Moms to Spa Day

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

SJM Summer Soccer Camp

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

St. Justin Summer Soccer Camp

Submitted to School by Lisa Arends 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 by Daniel Szatkowski 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 by Mary OConnell 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 by Daniel Szatkowski 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams on Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Scenes from St. Justin's 2014 performance of Seussical Jr.

3, 2, 1... Blast Off!

Submitted to 3rd Grade by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams on Saturday, March 29, 2014
A few highlights from some classroom fun and learning.

Jump Rope for Heart

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

Songs of Love from Pre K!

Submitted to School by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams 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 by Rosie Adams on Saturday, March 29, 2014
7th graders led us in a celebration of life, while preschoolers created rice babies to celebrate new life.

MCC Capital Update 3-28-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Saturday, March 29, 2014
MCC Capital Update 3-28-2014

Clothing Drive March 29-April 4

Submitted to School, Church by Julie Verslues on Thursday, March 27, 2014
Collecting gently-used kids clothes in the Church Gathering Space, Saturday, March 29th - Friday, April 4th. They are resold online and our school earns 40% of the profit.

MCC Capital Update 3-21-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, March 24, 2014
MCC Capital Update 3-21-2014

MCC Good News 3-21-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, March 24, 2014
MCC Good News 3-21-2014

MCC Capital Update 3-14-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, March 24, 2014
MCC Capital Update 3-14-2014

MCC Capital Update 3-7-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
MCC Capital Update 3-7-2014

Teens Wanted for Encounter Weekend Retreat Staff

Submitted to "The Crew" - Teen Youth Group by Jeannine Szatkowski on Friday, March 07, 2014
Teens, do you want to meet other Catholic teens from the area and share your faith with others? Then join the staff for the annual Encounter Weekend retreat. Previous Encounter Weekend experience is not required.

A Clean Closet and Money for St. Justin Martyr School

Submitted to School by Marie Tate on Wednesday, March 05, 2014
Our school is participating in the Schoola Children’s Clothing Drive.

Action Alert: Ask Missouri Senate to Support 72 Hour Waiting Period

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, March 04, 2014
Action Alert: Ask Missouri Senate to Support 72 Hour Waiting Period

MCC Capital Update 2-28-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, March 04, 2014
MCC Capital Update 2-28-2014

MCC Capital Update 2-14-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Tuesday, March 04, 2014
MCC Capital Update 2-14-2014

Troop 116 Family Friends of Scouting Campaign

Submitted to Boy Scout Troop 116 by Daniel Szatkowski on Monday, February 24, 2014
This week's Troop Court of Honor includes our annual Friends of Scouting presentation. Please be generous.

SJM Teen Youth Group Receives Archbishop's Award

Submitted to "The Crew" - Teen Youth Group by Jeannine Szatkowski on Thursday, February 13, 2014
The Crew was presented the award based on training, leadership, service, spiritual growth, religious activities, vocational awareness, relationships, and membership.

Buy Your Valograms

Submitted to Student Council by Mary OConnell on Monday, February 03, 2014
Valograms are on sale this week. All money goes to the Mary Feicht Fund.

MCC Capital Update 1-31-2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Friday, January 31, 2014
MCC Capital Update 1-31-2014

Flyer for SJM Night at Chick-fil-A

Submitted to School, Church by Carl and Angie Burgess on Wednesday, February 05, 2014
SJM Night at Chick-fil-A 10706 Sunset Hills Plaza 4-8pm; Flyer is required for SJM to receive credit.

MCC Good News January 2014

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Wednesday, January 29, 2014
MCC Good News January 2014

Christ Renews His Parish – Not Just Another Retreat!

Submitted to Christ Renews His Parish by Jeannine Szatkowski on Monday, January 27, 2014
The CRHP Retreat for St. Justin and St. Elizabeth of Hungary parish women will be held February 22 – 23, 2014 at St. Elizabeth of Hungary.

Congratulations 4th Grade Girls Basketball - 3rd Place!

Submitted to Basketball 4G by Rosie Adams on Sunday, January 12, 2014
Congratulations to one of our 4th grade girls basketball teams that placed 3rd in Notre Dame High School's January tournament.

SJM School Open House January 26th

Submitted to School by Lisa Arends on Friday, January 10, 2014
Open House is Sunday, January 26th from 8 - 12:30

SJM Girl Scouts Share Sounds of the Season With Area Seniors

Submitted to Girl Scouts by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, January 08, 2014
SJM Girl Scouts Share Sounds of the Season With Area Seniors

Student Council Hosts SJM Matriarchs & Patriarchs

Submitted to School, Church by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, January 08, 2014
The Student Council hosted SJM’s Matriarchs and Patriarchs in December after an 8AM Mass. After enjoying a breakfast together, the students loved playing “Rob Your Neighbor” with their friends.

A Visit from Chick-fil-A

Submitted to School by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, January 08, 2014
A Visit from Chick-fil-A

Lessons and Carols Teach us the Reason for the Season

Submitted to School by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Lessons and Carols Teach us the Reason for the Season

Kindergarten Reminds Us of the Reason for the Season

Submitted to Kindergarten by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, January 08, 2014
The Kindergarten class reminded us of the reason for the season with the annual Christmas pageant.

MCC Capital Update 12-20-2013

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Friday, December 27, 2013
MCC Capital Update 12-20-2013

MCC Capital Update 12-13-2013

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Thursday, December 19, 2013
MCC Capital Update 12-13-2013

Busy Shoppers in Santa's Workshop

Submitted to School by Rosie Adams on Thursday, December 12, 2013
Santa's Workshop was loaded with goodies and shoppers as students checked their lists and purchased gifts for family and friends.

Special Mass to Honor Our Lady of Guadalupe

Submitted to 1st Grade by Rosie Adams on Thursday, December 12, 2013
Our first grade students acted out the story of Juan Diego’s vision of Our Lady of Guadalupe, as we honored the Empress of the Americas during a partially Spanish Mass.

Congratulations Second Grade!

Submitted to 2nd Grade by Rosie Adams on Thursday, December 12, 2013
Second grade students in both our school and PSR programs made their First Reconciliation on December 11.

Young Angels We Have Heard on High

Submitted to School by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, December 11, 2013
SJM Preschoolers sang their little hearts out during the first annual Preschool Advent Program.

4th Grade Wins Can the Van to Benefit Feed my People

Submitted to 4th Grade by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, December 11, 2013
4th Grade Wins Can the Van to Benefit Feed my People

Grandparent & Special Friends Day

Submitted to School by Rosie Adams on Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Preschool through Second Grade showed the love to their grandparents and special friends.

MCC Autumn Update 12-6-2013

Submitted to School, Church by Linda Wilson on Monday, December 09, 2013
MCC Autumn Update 12-6-2013

Order Scrip for the Holidays Now!

Submitted to Administration and Finance by Marie Tate on Tuesday, December 03, 2013
Everyone loves a gift card!
Monday, September 01, 2014
1st Grade Boys Soccer (Wingerter): 5:30 PM
PSR Classes: 6:30 PM
Men's Volleyball: 8:00 PM

Tuesday, September 02, 2014
First Week of Pre-School: 7:30 AM
7th Grade Boys Volleyball Practice: 3:15 PM
1st Grade Girls Soccer: 5:30 PM
1st Grade Boys Soccer: 5:30 PM
7th & 8th grade boys soccer practice: 6:00 PM
Middle School Back to School Parent Meetings: 7:00 PM
7th Grade Girls Volleyball Practice: 7:00 PM
Catholicism series: 7:30 PM

Wednesday, September 03, 2014
First Week of Pre-School: 7:30 AM
4th Girls VB practice: 3:15 PM
Bible Study: 3:30 PM
6th Gr Boy's Volleyball/O'Brien: 4:30 PM
4th Grade Boys Soccer Practice: 5:30 PM
6G Volleyball Practice-Brouk: 6:15 PM
6th Grade Girls Soccer Practice: 6:30 PM
Catholic Committee on Scouting - BSA Meeting: 7:30 PM

Thursday, September 04, 2014
First Week of Pre-School: 7:30 AM
Day Quilting: 9:30 AM
5g girls volleyball-breeding: 5:30 PM
Webelos II Den Meeting: 5:30 PM
2nd Grade Boys Soccer Practice: 5:45 PM
7th & 8th Grade Boys Soccer practice: 6:00 PM
Boy Scout Troop 116 Meeting: 7:00 PM

Friday, September 05, 2014
First Week of Pre-School: 7:30 AM
OA Fall Reunion at S-F Scout Ranch
Shawnee Lodge OA Fall Reunion
CYC Volleyball games: 5:30 PM

Saturday, September 06, 2014
OA Fall Reunion at S-F Scout Ranch
Shawnee Lodge OA Fall Reunion
CYC Volleyball games: 8:00 AM
Progressive Dinner: 3:00 PM
Progressive Dinner: 3:00 PM
Progressive Dinner: 3:00 PM
Progressive Dinner: 3:00 PM
Progressive Dinner: 3:00 PM
Progressive Dinner: 3:00 PM

Sunday, September 07, 2014
OA Fall Reunion at S-F Scout Ranch
Shawnee Lodge OA Fall Reunion
CYC Volleyball games: 11:30 AM
Teen Youth Group Meeting: 12:00 PM
Confirmation Candidate, Parent, & Sponsor Meeting: 7:00 PM

Monday, September 08, 2014
Bi-Monthly Girl Scout Meeting - 5th Grade: 3:00 PM
PSR Classes: 6:30 PM
Evening Quilting: 7:00 PM
Men's Volleyball: 8:00 PM

Tuesday, September 09, 2014
7th Grade Boys Volleyball Practice: 3:15 PM
1st Grade Girls Soccer: 5:30 PM
7th & 8th grade boys soccer practice: 6:00 PM
7th Grade Girls Volleyball Practice: 7:00 PM

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
4th Girls VB practice: 3:15 PM
Bible Study: 3:30 PM
6th Gr Boy's Volleyball/O'Brien: 4:30 PM
4th Grade Boys Soccer Practice: 5:30 PM
Brouk 6G Volleyball Practice: 6:15 PM
6th Grade Girls Soccer Practice: 6:30 PM
Grades Pre-K thru 5th - Back to School Night: 7:00 PM

Thursday, September 11, 2014
Day Quilting: 9:30 AM
5g girls volleyball-breeding: 5:30 PM
2nd Grade Boys Soccer Practice: 5:45 PM
Boy Scout Troop 116 Meeting - Court of Honor: 7:00 PM

Friday, September 12, 2014
NOON Dismissal for Faculty Meeting. Pre-K regular hours: 7:50 AM
Aftercare: 12:00 PM
CYC Volleyball games: 5:30 PM

Saturday, September 13, 2014
CYC Volleyball games: 8:00 AM

Sunday, September 14, 2014
CYC Volleyball games: 11:30 AM
March for Life Informational Meeting (Youth Group): 12:00 PM

Monday, September 15, 2014
Iowa Test of Basic Skills, Grs. 2-8: 7:50 AM
ITBS Testing: 8:00 AM
PSR Classes: 6:30 PM
Evening Quilting: 7:00 PM
Building & Grounds Meeting: 7:00 PM
Men's Volleyball: 8:00 PM