Middle School Valentine’s Dance

The Grade 8 parents have planned a Valentine’s Day dance at the Parish Hall for the Middle School, which is also a fundraiser for their 8th Grade dance in June. Please see details below:

Date: Saturday, February 9th, 2019
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Saint Saviour Parish Hall 611 Eight Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11215
Cost: $20 per person, includes admission and snacks RSVP:
Additional Information: Please return the RSVP form below by Friday, February 8th, 2019. No tickets will be sold at the door. All students must be picked up by a parent or guardian; self-dismiss will not be permitted from the dance.

Valentine’s Dance

Pizza Tuesday Registration

We’re already starting the Winter session of Pizza Tuesday at Saint Saviour! Time flies when you’re eating pizza.

Tuesday are Pizza Tuesday at our Academy! Families have the option to have 1-2 slices of pizza for each child delivered fresh from a local pizzeria.

If interested, complete the Pizza Tuesday Registration Form and return it to the front office. Please note you can type directly into the form.

Breakfast with Santa Raffle Baskets

The Breakfast with Santa Raffle Baskets are now on display in the lower level.


Raffle Baskets will be on display on Thursday and Friday during the school day. See flyer attached. You do not need to be present at Breakfast with Santa to win!

Date: Saturday, December 1st, 2018 
Time: 10:00 AM 
Cost: $20.00 – Adults; $15.00 – Children; Free – Children under one (1) year old 
Details: Breakfast buffet and one gift per child included in cost. Raffle tickets will be sold at event 
Due Date: First-come, first-served

The Basket Themes this year are below:

FurReal Friends
Thomas the Tank and Friends
Arts and Crafts
Baby Doll
Everything Legos
Magformers/Building Blocks
Cars, Airplanes, & Trains
Super Heroes
Everything Sports
Aquarium Fun
Star Wars
Wreck it Ralph 2 – Ralph Breaks the Internet
Harry Potter and Friends
American Girl
Bakers Bundle
Family Fun Night
The Great Outdoors: Camping
Griller’s Delight: BBQ
Money Tree or Lottery Ticket Bouquet
Celebrate Christmas
Celebrate the New Year

Scholastic Book Fair Starts Soon!

Please find below information on our upcoming Scholiastic Book Fair.

Attached is a letter from our Library/Media Specialist Lauren Rodriguez with additional information on the Book Fair and the benefits of reading. Remember, all purchases benefit our school!

Monday, December 3rd – Thursday, December 6th (9:30 AM – 3:30 PM)
Friday, December 7th (9:00 AM – 7:30 PM – including during Parent/Teacher Conferences)
Location: Library, Lower Level

If you are unable to attend in person, we invite you to visit our online Book Fair. Our online Fair is available from November 27th to December 10th.

Now your student can shop the Fair cash-free! Visit our Book Fair homepage to learn more and to create an account: on the Scholastic Website.

Amazon Smile is Increasing the Donation Rate This Week

Each month we receive donations through Smile.amazon.com – an easy way for anyone to contribute to Saint Saviour. This week, Amazon is increasing it’s donation rate tenfold from 0.5% to 5% of the price of your eligible purchases to our Academy when you shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/46-0557485.

AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know with the added benefit of supporting charitable organizations.  Check out AmazonSmile Settings for Your Devices for steps on how to setup your computer browser or mobile device, and thank you for thinking of Saint Saviour!

Mary-K O’Sullivan Workshop

The Program for the Development of Human Potential invites you to attend an awareness workshop on Prescription Medications and their potential abuse at St. Mark’s Catholic Academy. This flyer updates the date of the event to December 11th, after inclement weather caused the November date to be rescheduled.

Donations Needed – Fall Festival at SSCA!

The Fall Festival is only two weeks away: and we need your help! Below are a list of the items we need to make this SSCA possible:

Please Donate: Recycled Uniform Donations
When: Drop off from Tuesday, October 9 until Wednesday, October 17
Where: Drop off in the After School area – box labeled ‘Recycled Uniform Drive.’

If you’ve got any uniform items that no longer fit your child, here’s a great way to clean out your closet!
They’ll be used for the Fall Fest’s Uniform Table where you can purchase gently used items for a free will donation (suggested $1 per item).
Bring in any of the following: shirts – white collared shirts or maroon polos, jumpers, skirts, pants, shorts, maroon gym uniform pieces, SSCA outwear.

Please Donate: Non-Perishable Items
When: Drop off from Monday, October 15 until Thursday, October 18
Where: Drop off in the After school area – box labeled ‘Fall Fest Donations’– Juice boxes, canned drinks (soda, seltzer), bottled water, single serving sized chips and pretzels.

Please Donate: Perishable Items
When: Drop off after 12pm on Friday, Oct 19
Where: Drop off in the After school area – box labeled ‘Fall Fest Donations.’ Please consider donating food for the Festival‘s very popular grill area: Hot Dogs, Hamburger Patties, Cheese. Generous donations like these make the festival hugely successful.
We greatly appreciate any donation you’re able to make!

If you are planning on donating, please sign up here. This will help the PA anticipate what will need to be purchased ahead of time. You can also use this site to sign up to volunteer for a shift during the festival. Each person who works a shift will receive FIVE free tickets as a thank you. Please volunteer if you’re able!

Questions? Please email Chari Corpuz (mom to Jocelyn 3B and Risa KA) at chari_corpuz@yahoo.com.

Got a chili recipe everyone loves? Register for The Annual Chili Cook Off! Winner receives 25 tickets to next year’s Fall Fest (what better way to defend your title?) and… a special prize! We need a minimum of 10 entries, so please ask your friends to compete or feel free to submit more than one entry.

Registration opens Wednesday, Oct. 10 and ends on Wednesday, Oct. 17. All chili is to be prepared and ready to eat ahead of the Festival. Chili drop off is from 11:45 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the grilling area with the Food Crew.

Voting will be done by the tasters! Each person who wishes to participate in the sampling and voting will purchase 5 tickets that will allow for 5 samples of any of the chili offered along with 3 ballots. Tasters will cast their ballots in jars marked with the number corresponding to the different chilis.

To enter the chili cook off or for more info, please email Chari chari_corpuz@yahoo.com.

We Hope to See You at Our Alumni Gala!

On Friday, November 2nd, We Will Celebrate Our Academy and This Year’s Honorees:

palm house at brooklyn botanic gardenDR. JAMES PROVENZALE MD, FACR
Class of ’68, Celebrating His 50th Reunion

Celebrating 40 Years as an Administrator at Saint Saviour

Where: Palm House, Brooklyn Botanic Garden
1000 Washington Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11225

When: November 2nd, 2018, 6:30-10:30pm

What: Cocktail Style Dinner and Dancing (Attire: Cocktail)

Purchase Tickets or Make a Donation
Place an Ad in the Commemorative Journal

For group discounts, please reach out to Nicole Paciello at npaciello@sscparkslope.org.

On Saturday, November 3rd, We Will Celebrate Our Alumni Mass:

Where: Saint Saviour Church

When: November 3rd, 2018, 10:30am
An open house will follow at the Academy. All are welcome!