St. Ambrose students have returned to school after the Christmas break and are working hard in the third quarter. To learn more about what is happening at St. Ambrose check out this week’s Monday Memo for January 8, 2018.
This past week St. Ambrose students were busy in the STEM Lab, celebrated the Feast of St. Ambrose and our second graders made their First Reconciliation.
The arrival of Advent has brought the excitement of the Christmas season to St. Ambrose. Santa paid a visit on Sunday at Breakfast with Santa and some of the third and seventh graders sang Italian carols at the Christmas tree lighting on the Hill.
St. Ambrose students enjoyed celebrating Thanksgiving and are looking forward to Breakfast with Santa.
St. Ambrose students reached out to members of the community this week by visiting Bethesda Senior Living and writing letters to veterans and first responders.
St. Ambrose students and their families and friends enjoyed a night of spooky fun at our annual Trunk or Treat. The Pre-K4 classes got into the Halloween spirit with a pumpkin roll STEM challenge.
Recently St. Ambrose students have been competing in both academics and athletics. St. Ambrose Middle School students put their knowledge to the test in the Vianney Tournament of Champions and the 5th grade boys soccer team won their division.
This week the students in Mrs. Foster’s kindergarten class made doves as part of their study of the Italian word pace, which means peace. The third grade visited the Magic House for a simulation to learn about being part of a community and managing a budget.
This week St. Ambrose kindergarten through second grade students enjoyed a field trip to Thies Farm Pumpkinland and seventh grade used Pearson Realize digital content to analyze the Declaration of Independence and discover new, diverse Revolutionary heroes.
St. Ambrose students have been busy this week meeting STEM challenges and participating in the Columbus Day Parade on the Hill.