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School News 2011-2012

Battle of the Books Competition

Congratulations to the middle school students who participated in the Battle of the Books competition. You did an outstanding job representing St. Mary's School. Twenty-four schools competed at St. Vincent de Paul School on February 10th. At the beginning of the year the students were given 15 award-winning novels to read. Then, each Thursday after school they memorized facts and information and discussed the books with Miss Sheridan. Special thanks to Miss Sheridan and the students for taking on such a challenge: Isabel Van Huffel, Shay Cornett, Sara Kepford, Emily Summers, Natalie Sjostedt, Danielle Cork, Maya Lewis and Jordan Roberts.

Here is a list of the books they read for those of you who would like to take a personal challenge.

Night of the Howling Dogs: Salisbury

So B. It: Weeks

Good Enough: Yoo

Kaleidoscope Eyes: Bryant

Chasing Vermeer: Balliett

Turnabout: Haddix

Hunger Games: Collins

Fablehaven: Mull

Dragon Rider: Funke

Hana's Suitcase: Levine

The Dark Game: True Spy Stories: Janeczko

Fever 1793: Anderson

Man Who Loved Clowns: Wood

Miss Spitfire: Miller

Batboy: Lupica

St Mary's Information

St. Mary's Catholic School is a Pre-Kindergarten through Eighth Grade School of the Archdiocese of Omaha. Our mission is to provide a Catholic education that nurtures students' hearts and minds to become servant leaders in an ever-changing world.

Our philosophy of education is to offer a five-day program to assist families in teaching those truths, skills, and ideals, which are necessary for Christian living. We believe that education must develop the faculties and abilities of the whole child: spiritually, intellectually, physically, and emotionally. To help achieve this, our faculty and staff are an integral part of the formation of Christian community and dedicate themselves to the task of developing Christian citizens.

 

 


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