The ASMA Home School Association will sponsor a Pancakes and PJ’s Breakfast with Santa on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. Students are encouraged to dress in pajamas for the morning of activities that will include breakfast, a craft, an activity with a buddy class, and other fun activities. See this week’s Bridges for further details.
Academy of St. Matthias the Apostle students may dress out of uniform in red or green clothing on Monday, December 19. Students and parents are reminded that all students should be appropriately dressed for the school day.
It’s the Holiday Book Fair! Every day this week during school hours in the upper level Library. A great opportunity for parents, grandparents, friends to purchase books or great reading materials for your Academy of St. Matthias students or other children. Orders may also be placed on-line at www.scholastic.com/fair.
In honor of the feast day of Our Lady of Guadalupe, a Spanish language Mass will be celebrated in the church at 1 PM on Friday, December 2, 2016. Our Spanish bilingual Pre-K and Kindergarten classes, as well as grades 5-8, will attend the Mass. Parents are welcome to attend the Mass.
Our first Family Dinner Night of the school year will be held from 4-9 PM Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Anthony’s Pizza & Pasta, 15480 Annapolis Road in Bowie MD. The Academy of St. Matthias the Apostle will receive 15% of the total sales when you place your paid receipt in the ASMA basket next to the cashier’s counter in the restaurant. See you there!
See the Academy of St. Matthias the Apostle in action Friday morning, November 11 from 9 AM to Noon. Observe our classes in dual language Spanish and English immersion for Pre-K and Kindergarten, the computer lab for grades pre-K through 8, art studio, two libraries (PK-3 and 4-8), music, instrumental band, physical education classes and facilities. To schedule a tour, please call Marsha Blackburn at 301-577-9412.
Meet our Principal, Mrs. Patricia Schratz, on Thursday, November 3 from 8:15- 9:00 AM in the Hughes Center for coffee and conversation about what’s happening at the Academy of St. Matthias. Space is limited for this event so RSVP to Mrs. Blackburn in the school office at 301-577-9412.
In partnership with Doctor’s Community Hospital, the ASMA Home School Association will host an Breast Cancer Awareness information session and dinner Thursday, October 27 in Friendship Hall starting at 6 PM.