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Nov.4,2017

November 01, 2017


Saturday,Nov. 4th we will meet at Forest Lawn Cemetery to commemorate

All Souls Day – Velines. See attachedScan 2017-11-1 11.38.39

FLEA MARKET FOR CHARITY – NOV. 11th. Please bring gently used, clean toys and women’s accessories to sell and buy. All profits go to charity.

 

FINGERPRINTING – Los Angeles Archdiocesan requirement of all parents who spend time on school grounds – NOV. 18th in the upper hall – PLEASE SIGN UP AT THE TEACHERS’ DESK downstairs.

Oct. 28, 2017

October 26, 2017


All students are invited to bring a Lithuanian-themed decorated pumpkin to school on Saturday. All entries will receive prizes.Kiskiai,Vaiku darzelis and grades 1 and 2 are welcome to wear safe Halloween costumes.

Nov. 4th students,families and parishioners will commemorate Velines/All Souls Day by visiting the gravesites of Lithuanians buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Court of Christus area. Meet at 9 a.m. We will say prayers and decorate the graves with flowers and flags. Kiskiai and Vaiku darzelis stay at school .

FINGERPRINTING as mandated by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles is required of all parents who spend any time in our school facility as volunteers in class, perform yard duty, eat lunch at the outdoor tables, etc. We have the right to restrict entrance to the school grounds of unfingerprinted individuals. FINGERPRINTING WILL TAKE PLACE ON NOV. 18TH. A reservation sheet is found on the teachers’ table in the lower hall. Please sign up.

Tony Valle, our school parent, cordailly invites everyone to the LAPD annual Open House  this Saturday. See flyer.Scan 2017-10-26 12.01.31

Blusu Turgus/Flea Market for Charity – Nov. 11th. Please bring used toys and women’s accessories to sell. For information see Brigita Slekys.

Aciu,

p.Maryte

 

October 21,2017

October 21, 2017


The Alytus Theater actors will present the play Pinocchio (in Lithuanian) for all the students and parents on Saturday at 12:15 p.m. in the upper hall. All are welcome.

Oct. 28th students are invited to create Lithuanian-themed jack-o-lanterns and bring them to school. All participants will receive prizes.

Nov. 4th 9 a.m. we meet at Forest Lawn to commemorate Velines/All Souls Day. The students say prayers and decorate the gravesites with flowers and flags.

Nov. 11th – Flea Market for Charity. Please bring gently used toys and women’s accessories to sell . All proceeds go to charity.

Misija Sibiras representatives will be at school 12:15 that same day. All are welcome to hear the presentation from members of the team of young people who go to Siberia to seek out and refurbish long-lost gravesites of exiles.

Iki,

p.Maryte

Oct.14,2017

October 11, 2017


Dear Parents,

Thank you to all who attended last week’s Virtus/Chid Safety presentation. If you spend any time at our school volunteering, doing yard duty, helping teachers, even  eating lunch, you are obligated to be certified.  Virtus programs are available in all Catholic parishes. Search Archdiocese of Los Angeles/Child Safety program for a location close to you. Make a copy of your certificate and hand it to us for filing.

Oct. 21st, 12 pm. the Alytus Theater troupe will perform the  play Pinocchio for our students and families. Please join us for this unique event.

FINGERPRINTING for all those using parish facilities(as mentioned above) will take place on Nov. 18th , at our parish. Reservation sheets are found on the teachers’ table in the downstairs hall.

Please click on to the Lithuanian version of this letter to find some VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION (in English) about CYBERBULLYING, a very severe problem prevalent amongst young people.We all need to be involved in preventing the great unhappiness that it causes.

Ačiū,

p.Marytė

 

Oct.7,2017

October 05, 2017


Dear Parents,

Thank you to all the families who participated in the Lithuanian Days program and meeting with the Lithuanian celebrity, Jurgis Didziulis. Unfortunately, the school family turnout to meet him was modest. Please participate in all school events, since a great deal of effort goes into organizing them.

Please make note of future school events:

Oct. 7 9:30-11:15  VIRTUS/CHILD SAFETY PRESENTATION takes place in the upper hall.ALL PARENTS WHO SPEND ANY TIME ON THE SCHOOL GROUNDS MUST ATTEND AND BE CERTIFIED. WE HAVE THE RIGHT  TO TO PREVENT UNCERTIFIED ADULTS FROM SPENDING TIME ON SCHOOL GROUNDS DURING SCHOOL HOURS.

Oct. 21  Alytus Theater will present the play Pinocchio at 12 pm.  Admission is free thanks to the decision of the Parent Committee to finance the presentation.

Nov. 4  Visiting Lithuanian gravesites at Forest Lawn 9-10:00 a.m. in honor of All Souls Day.

Nov. 11  Flea Market for charity. Students bring toys to sell and buy from each other.

Nov. 18  Archdiocesan FINGERPRINTING  event. ALL PARENTS MUST BE FINGERPRINTED if not done so previously. Reservation sheet is found on the teachers’ desk in the lower hall.

Dec. 2, 9  Christmas program rehearsal after school.

Dec. 16 Christmas program EGLUTE 12 pm.

Aciu,

p. Maryte

Lithuanian Days Oct. 1st

September 26, 2017


The students will perform at Lithuanian Days on Sunday,October 1st, at 12:15 a.m.

Prior to the program, please assemble at 10 a.m. in the upper hall to meet with Lithuanian personality JURGIS DIDZIULIS  and his team, who are traveling around the world and recording their meeting with Lithuanian communities. Be part of this joyful project!

Family Mass follows at 11 a.m. in the church.

After Mass all students  assemble at the stage in the LT DAYS area.

All students are to dress in national costume!

 

rugsėjo 23, 2017

September 19, 2017


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*Rugsėjo 23 d. kiekvienoje klasėje bus pristatoma CHILD SAFETY Arkivyskupijos paruoštos pamokos.Registracijos metu prašome pasirašyti formą leidžiant savo vaikams dalyvauti pamokoje.

 

*Spalio 1 d. sekm., LIETUVIŲ DIENŲ SAVAITGALĮ, visi mokiniai ir tėveliai kviečiami 10 val. ryto susitikti su JURGIU DIDŽIULIU ir jo pasaulinės kelionės bendražygiais TO BE LT:KARTU AMERIKOJE projekte. Pasižiūrėkite to paties pavadinimo video utube/internete.

Seks Šeimų mišios 11 val.ir mokinių pasirodymas LT Dienų programoje 12:15 val.

 

*VIRTUS ,vaikų apsaugos PRIVALOMA paskaita TĖVAMS, MOKYTOJAMS, ORGANIZACIJŲ VADOVAMS ir visiems dirbantiems su vaikais,  įvyks šeštadienį, spalio 7 d. 9:30 val. viršutinėje salėje. Išklausę paskaitą,  gausite sertifikatą, kurio reikalauja arkivyskupija iš visų kurie lankosi parapijos patalpose pamokų metu, padeda mokytojams, budi kieme ar atlieka kitas pareigas su vaikais.

 

Dear Parents

September 13, 2017


Welcome back to St. Casimir Lithuanian Heritage School! Thank you for your efforts in keeping  the love of the Lithuanian heritage alive in your families.

This year we will commemorate and celebrate the Centennial of Lithuania’s Independence 1918-2018 .The teachers have planned various activities and programs that will be both educational and entertaining.

 

In the future all announcements , weekly school news, and other communication from the school will be found on the school’s website lamokykla.com. Information will be available in both English and Lithuanian. Emails will not be the primary means of communication. However, please feel free to address individual concerns  to the teachers or M.Newsom.

 

Sept. 16th PARENT MEETING for all parents after flag-raising ceremonies. At least one parent from each family should attend. Changes in the use of the school grounds and child safety concerns will be addressed. Coffee and donuts!

 

September 23rd – Child Safety classes , as mandated by the L.A. Archdiocese, will be conducted in every class (K-12) during regular class time, using age-appropriate material (in English).Please sign a permission slip to allow your child to attend.

 

Oct. 1st , Sunday, the weekend of Lithuanian Days, all families and students are invited to meet  Lithuanian rock star, Jurgis Didziulis, as he travels around the world, meeting Lithuanians and promoting Lithuanian pride ! Watch youtube TO BE LT: KARTU AMERIKOJE. He and his team will be in the parish hall at 10 a.m. to entertain, interview, and film L.A. Lithuanians. Please attend. Family mass follows at 11 am. The students will open that day’s LT Days program at 12:15.

 

VIRTUS CHILD SAFETY LECTURE FOR ADULTS will be presented in the UPPER HALL on OCT. 7TH, 9:30 a.m. All parents who spend time in our school, volunteer in class, do yard duty , assist with lunches, substitute in classes, drive non-family children on field trips or other activities associated with Scouts or Ateitininkai, are required to attend the lecture . A VIRTUS certificate, valid for four years, will be issued.

 

I am looking forward to working with you this special school year. Let us make our students knowledgeable and proud of their Lithuanian heritage!

 

Ačiū,

Marytė Newsom

SVEIKI SUGRĮŽĘ Į LIETUVIŠKĄ MOKYKLĄ !

September 08, 2017


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Laukiame visų 9 val. ryto mokyklos kieme. Pakelsime vėliavas ir, sekdami daugelio metų tradiciją, pradėsime mokslo metus su šv. mišiom. Po mišių, 10 val. salėje vyks mokslo metų atidarymas, registracija, ir trumpa pertrauka. Pamokos vyks įprasta tvarka – iki 1:15 val.

Rugsėjo 16 d. kviečiame  į VISUOTINĮ TĖVŲ SUSIRINKIMĄ tuoj po vėliavų pakėlimo. Išgirsite naujų, svarbių žinių apie mokyklos patalpas, vaikų saugumą, mokyklos finansus ir ateities planus. Bent vienas tėvelis iš kiekvienos mokyklinės šeimos turėtų dalyvauti. Lauksime su kava ir bandelėm!

Rugsėjo 23 d. kiekvienoje klasėje bus pristatoma CHILD SAFETY , Arkivyskupijos paruoštos pamokos.Registracijos metu prašome pasirašyti formą leidžiant savo vaikams dalyvauti pamokoje.

Spalio 1 d.sekmadienį, LIETUVIŲ DIENŲ SAVAITGALĮ, visi mokiniai ir tėveliai kviečiami 10 val. ryto susitikti su JURGIU DIDŽIULIU ir jo pasaulinės kelionės bendražygiais TO BE LT:KARTUAMERIKOJE projekte. Seks šeimų mišios ir mokinių pasirodymas LT Dienų atidaryme 12:15 val.

VIRTUS ,vaikų apsaugos PRIVALOMA paskaita TĖVAMS, MOKYTOJAMS, ORGANIZACIJŲ VADOVAMS ir visiems dirbantiems su vaikais,  įvyks šeštadienį, SPALIO 7 d. 9:30 v.r.viršutinėje salėje. Išklausę paskaitą,  gausite sertifikatą kurio reikalauja arkivyskupija iš visų kurie lankosi parapijos patalpose pamokų metu, padeda mokytojams, budi kieme ar atlieka kitas pareigas su vaikais.

Ačiū ir iki greito pasimatymo!

 

 

New School Year 2017-2018

September 04, 2017


Mieli tėveliai,

MOKYKLA PRASIDEDA RUGSĖJO/SEPTEMBER 9 d. 9 val. ryto.

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