Catholic Schools Week

Catholic Schools Week Schedule 2018

“Learn. Service. Lead. Succeed.”

Sunday, January 28- Saturday, 3 February, 2018



Sunday, January 28th

Theme: Celebrating our Parishes

Masses: Costa families (contacted by Mrs. Kreps) will be bringing up gifts and greeting parishioners. (It would be preferred that children wear their Costa uniforms to Mass to show our Costa School pride!)

Costa’s Jubilee Choir & Singing Friars will be singing at Corpus Christi 10:00 am Mass. Call time is 9:15 am in the choir loft. Parents are invited to attend Mass to hear their student(s) sing.


Monday, January 29th

Theme: “Celebrating Your Community” (Community Helper/Future Career)

Student Dress – Costa Uniform

10:00 am: Parents, family members coming to take their student out to lunch and are invited to speak to their student’s classes about their own career or volunteer activity in our community.

11:00 am – 1:00 pm: Special Lunch for students: Parents, grandparents, family members or a special friend will take their student out to lunch in the community. The “Permission to leave school” slips will be sent home prior to this week.


Tuesday, January 30th

Theme: “Celebrating Your Students:

Student Dress – Dress in “Crazy” clothes (please check for appropriateness)

Movie Day – AM Movie for Preschool – 3rd grade. PM Movie for 4th – 8th grade.

Popcorn Treat – Thank you Fr. Miller!


Wednesday, January 31st

Theme: “Celebrating the Nation”

Student Dress – Red, White Blue Day

Care Packages for our Costa Troops on active duty. A list of appropriate/suggested items will be sent home. Acceptable items may vary by deployment location.

Each students class will make “Thank you for your Service”/Prayer cards to send to military personnel of those Costa families and relatives in the military. Please send the names and addresses of your loved ones that are currently serving in the military to your student’s homeroom teacher.


Thursday, February 1st

Theme: “Celebrating Vocations”

Student Dress – Uniforms

1:30 pm: All School Mass with Fr. Miller/Costa Choirs to Sing! (All parents, grandparents and relatives are invited too!)

Prior to Mass: Students will have read the Gospel & readings prior to Mass (copies will go home on Tuesday) and older students can bring a notebook to Mass to take notes. We invite parents/guardians or grandparents to read the Mass readings with their younger child at home.

Religion Teachers will emphasize the prayers of the Mass in their religion classes

Religion Teachers will teach students about vocations in their classrooms


Friday, February 2nd

Theme: “Celebrating Faculty, Staff, and Volunteers”

Student Dress – favorite sports team or Costa Friars team wear

7:50 am: Donation Activity – “Souper” Bowl Day! Please bring a can or cans of soup for the hungry! All cans will be donated to help St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry at Corpus Christi

1:30 pm: Grades 1st – 8th for Costa Olympics!


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