St. Monica Catholic Elementary School

SMCES Celebrates Catholic Schools Week - January 29th - February 3rd

Here are some of the things you can be a part of during this special week.

Sunday 1/29: Celebrate God
All students and families are invited to join with staff and the community at St. Monica Catholic Church for mass Saturday 5:30pm, Sunday 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:15am, 1:15am or 5:30pm. Students must wear full-dress uniforms and proudly represent SMCES. Visit the Duval Patio after mass to earn a free dress pass.

Monday 1/30: Celebrate SMCES
Parents and friends are invited to join all students and staff at 9:00 in the church. We will have a brief prayer service with readings, song, and prayer intentions for the many people of our community.

Tuesday 1/31: Celebrate Santa Monica
On Tuesday, or an alternative day this week, each class will walk off-campus dressed in SMCES uniform with cards or banners say thank you to a different group in our City of Santa Monica. All students will receive and return a signed permission slip. *Tuesday at 7:00pm is also the FREE viewing of Screenagers. We hope to see ALL PARENTS and students who use digital devices.

Wednesday 2/1: Celebrate Parents
All parents are invited to visit classrooms between 7:30am and 8:30am. Parents visiting 8:00am-8:30am are invited to quietly walk through classrooms to see our morning in action. On Wednesday night, prospective parents will join for our SMCES Open House. Tell a new friend to join in the evening.

Thursday 2/2: Celebrate Staff
We celebrate our staff with an all-staff luncheon 11:30am-12:30pm. Parents will supervise lunch while teachers dine together. Staff members will show their support for education by wearing jeans and college spirit wear. Teachers, show your spirit!

Friday 2/3: Celebrate Students
We celebrate our students with a free-dress and an all-school dance marathon in the high school gymnasium at 11:30am. Students and staff must wear sneakers!