Dear SCBA Families,
We are two weeks and two days shy of the upcoming Christmas Break. More important, we are less than three weeks away from celebrating the birth of our Lord and Savior! This week in our Advent journey, we light the Bethlehem Candle, in eager anticipation of the arrival of Jesus. Please note that our Mass this week will take place on Friday morning at 8am.
Congratulations to our very own 8th grader, Lily Slakoff, who won the Diocesan-wide logo Contest for the upcoming Middle School Youth Day in March. Way to go, Lily!
Our 6th grade class is sponsoring this Friday night’s Movie Night from 6pm-9pm. Please see the attached form for detailed information.
A huge thank you to the Firicano family and and to all who volunteered to help with this year’s Christmas float for the OB Christmas parade. It was wonderful to have so many families involved
with this great event.
Have a blessed week and Advent season!
The SCBA Team
Tuesday Treasure – December 5, 2017
Theme for 2017-2018
”Trust in the Lord with all your heart and He will make straight your paths.” Proverbs 2 Ch. 3 5-6
Virtue for December – Patience
The Next Three Weeks
Tuesday December 5 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Wednesday December 6 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Thursday December 7 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Friday December 8 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
All School Mass – 8am
Christmas Movie Night 6pm-9pm (See attached)
Monday December 11 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Tuesday December 12 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Wednesday December 13 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
All School Mass-8am
Thursday December 14 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Friday December 15 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Monday December 18 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Tuesday December 19 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Wednesday December 20 Regular 2:45 Dismissal
Christmas Program at 6pm No Mass Today
Thursday December 21 12:15 Dismissal
Thought for the Week
“You have in your heart a promise of hope. You are bearers of hope. You, in fact, live in the present, but are looking at the future. You are the protagonists of the future, artisans of the future.”- Pope Francis
Padres Corner – A note from Fr. John
Fr John’s daily Advent inspirations- You are welcome to join Fr John Amsberry for a daily Advent video on his Facebook page. There will be a new, short- less than a minute- video posted every day throughout Advent finishing on Christmas Day. Let’s advent-ure together! Father John
Christmas Movie Night – Friday, December 8- 6pm-9pm
The 21st Annual Baby Clothing Drive for the San Diego Chapter of the Chris Child Society will
take place at the Academy during December.
“A Birthday Gift for Baby Jesus”
A bassinet will be in the School office for donated baby items needed to make up layettes that will be distributed
to Catholic Charities, Birthline and Camp Pendleton.
Items needed are ( 0 to 3 months) onezies, sleepers, diapers, bottles, bibs, socks, receiving blankets, etc/
Annually we deliver 100 layettes to Mother’s in need.
Thank you for your help in the name of the Christ Child!
San Diego Gulls Hockey – February 3
Catholic Schools Night at the San Diego Gulls
NEW this year – All Catholic school families will be sitting together in a reserved section. If schools would like to order 10 or more tickets in a block, please collect all ticket orders in one batch and contact Melissa Werman directly. MWerman@sandiegogulls.com
Special recognition for the schools with the highest percentage of ticket sales! Tickets are $18 each. See the link below for purchasing information. Promotion Code at top of linked page.