Saint Ignatius High School

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Monday, April 27, 2020

Daily Prayer video link for today:
ENGLISH WEEK:  Monday, April 27- Celebrate William Shakespeare’s Birthday
Activity: Traditionally, William Shakepeare’s birthday is recognized at the end of April. Let’s celebrate his birthday by baking a sweet treat! Share pictures, a how-to video, and/or a recipe of your creation here. Get your family involved!
Click here to see today's other activities and the schedule for the rest of the week.
DAILY MASS AND EXAMEN - Please join us for today's Daily Mass (11:00am) and our Daily Examen (1:20pm) on led by the Jesuit Community and Campus Ministry.  The Mass and Examen are also archived for you to watch later in the day in case you can't tune in live.   
CAMPUS MINISTRY - Please join us for our weekly Campus Ministry meeting! While we may be physically distancing from one another, we are still able to be in solidarity with each other socially.  We are having a Zoom meeting this Wednesday April 29th at 3:00pm. As usual, there will be prayer, sharing, and fun - all are welcome! Meeting Details.
Arrupe Companions: This will be relationship building and homework assistance with Arrupe after school program participants and other UCS students via Zoom.  3:30-5:00 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays.  We are asking guys to commit to the rest of the month of April and into May.  There is a short video to watch to be trained and then you can begin working with the students.  Email Mr. Valletta at if you are interested.
Pallbearer Leaders: The pallbearer ministry is in need of current Juniors to be leaders of the Pallbearer Ministry next year.  If interested email Mr. Baron or Mr. Valletta for an application.
Arrupe is also going to be reaching out to senior citizens at a local senior apartment building.  A simple phone call for 10 minutes, twice a week, to establish a relationship and check in on some members that are being impacted by social distancing.  If you are interested email Mr. Valletta at
SCOPE -  Students: Are you bored? Looking to just hang with your classmates and do something fun? SCOPE will be hosting QuaranTeamTrivia this Wednesday at 3:00. ALL students are welcome- come with a team of 3-5 OR come on your own and you can join a team. Questions will be general knowledge-- sports, geography, music, pop culture, you name it. We hope you'll join us. Contact Mrs. Holz or Mrs. Colborn if you have questions.
WALTON CENTER:  Looking for social interaction + academic support?
Was the Walton Center your space for social interaction, extra support with your work, or the place that helped you get started on an assignment?  Or do you need that type of interaction now that you are at home? The {virtual} Walton Center is open for business! Everyday, we have a drop-in hour on Zoom that anyone is welcome to join, even if you have never been to the Walton Center before.  Our staff has additional office hours and is available by appointment, just email the staff you would like to work with - and if you aren’t sure who would be a good match or where to start, email our Director, Ms. Samek:

Day Time Staff    
12:00 - 1:00
Ms. Samek
(Freshman general support, math support, general organization and study skill support)
3:00 - 4:00
Mrs. Kowalczyk (Mrs. K)
(Upperclassman general support, English support, general organization and study skill support)
3:00 - 4:00
Ms. Clark
(Sophomore and freshman general support, general organization  and study skill support)
3:00 - 4:00
Ms. Bielecki (Ms. B)
(History, English, Theology support, general support)
12:00 - 1:00
Ms. Downs
(Math support, general organization and study skill support)
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