Cardinal Weekly Note - May 21

Mission Offerings

Viet Nam – Hmong Mission

Collected Friday, May 17 - $69.00
Collected to Date - $621.35

 School Dates to Remember

May 22 – Last Day for Preschool, End of Year program 10:30 AM
May 23 – 8th Grade Graduation 6:30 PM; Gr. 4-7 sings
May 24 – Last Day of School – Dismissal 12:00 PM – NO BUS

What’s New?

Report Cards will be handed out on Friday after the kickball tournament unless there is no school, then they would be distributed on Thursday.

Congratulations to Ben Buxa, Caden Knorr, Trey Lauber, Ethan Schuetz, and Christian Stuebs for taking first place at the boys state track meet last Saturday. Excellent job!

Read to Succeed Great America tickets will be inserted into the report card envelopes.


Band payment   Final band payment for the year should be paid to Mr. Pierce in May.  If you are unsure if you have a balance, call the office, 648-2918.

Luther Prep offers many types of summer camps.  Go to for more information and go to to sign up: for more information:!/home/auth/login?r=lutherprep

Our All-School Fun Day is Friday, May 24. NO lunch will be served. Dismissal is 12:00 with NO BUS. The morning will consist of an all school kick ball tournament in the grassy area. Come enjoy the fun and cheer on your children. We are still asking for volunteers to help throughout the morning. If there is inclement weather there will be no school that day.

ATHLETIC SURVEY  Please provide the following information to our Athletics Department so that we may develop and accurately plan sporting events for the 2019-2020 school year.  This information is necessary to obtain referees, reserve facilities, secure coaches, determine scheduling of extra games, coordinate volunteers, etc.  Thank you assisting us in developing a successful sports programs. 

Kohls Gift Cards – We have Kohls gift cards in $10, $25, and $50 denominations in the office. We are selling these for a 10% discount since you can only use these to buy merchandise and not pay for your bill. Also, these cards will not go towards your scrip bonus rebates.

Vacation  Bible School  Come Sea what St. Paul VBS has on deck for kids going into 3k-6th grade this summer!  We will be making waves through interesting experiments, making nautical crafts, singing songs, and learning how we are all ANCHORED IN CHRIST. Our ship sets sail July 29-August 2nd From 8:45-11:30 each day.  Registration is open online. You are shore to have a fun time!

Registration/School Pictures & Back to School Night – Mark your calendars. Registration for next school year is scheduled for Tuesday, August 13th. School Pictures will also be on that night. Two nights later we will have our Back to School Night.

Commencement & Graduation Service for St. Paul Lutheran School will be held on Thursday, May 23 at 6:30 PM.  Parents, students, and friends of our school are invited to join us as we conclude another school year. A reception for graduates families and friends will be hosted by the 7th grade class and held immediately following the service in our gym.  May God bless our graduates with success; earthly success through college and career, and heavenly success, as measured in step with our Savior.

Please Note:  No Childcare the last day of school, May 24th.  Childcare will reopen for the summer on June 3rd.

Preschool Program - On May 22 at 10:30 the preschool students will have their end of the year program. The families are encouraged to attend to see all they have learned this year. A light lunch will follow at no cost to the families. Look for a Sign Up Genius to RSVP by Friday, May 3 for the meal.

Yearbook: We need pictures to complete the yearbook. Grades 3,7,8 are in desperate need of candids. If you have candids from any (except the Harvest Hop) so far this school year it would be appreciated. Please email to

School Calendar 2019-2020 – Please mark these important dates on your calendar for next year. More activity dates will be added in the weeks to come.

August 13 – Registration Day/School Pictures
August 15 – Back to School Night
August 21 – 1st Day of School K-8
August 26 – 1st Day of School – Preschool
August 30-Sept 2 – Labor Day Weekend
October 24-25 – No School – Teachers Conference
November 8 – No School – Parent Teacher Conferences
November 27-29 – No School – Thanksgiving
December 15 – Children’s Christmas Service
December 21-January 5 Christmas Vacation
January 6 – School Resumes
February 20-21 – No School – Curriculum Conference
March 16-20 – No School – Spring Break
April 10-13 – Easter Break
April 26 - Confirmation
May 22 – ½ Day – Noon Dismissal
May 22 – 8th Grade Graduation