Poole’s Page April 14th, 2016

Poole’s Page April 14th, 2016

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Congratulations to Our Girls Soccer Team for Tuesday’s Victory


Tomorrow! Grandparent/Special Person Day at LHS

Our 2-day and PreK Little Sprouts and K-8th grades will celebrate with their Grandparents/Special People on Friday, April 15 at 9:15am

  • 9:15-9:25 Grandparent/Special Person Arrival, coffee and slideshow in gym
  • 9:25 Welcome from Mrs. Poole and Sister Cecilia. Then staff will lead Grandparent/Special Person to visit classrooms where they will receive a classroom tour and card, Our guests will also want to take some time to visit the LHS Art Show in the cafeteria where art from preschool-8th grade will be represented
  • 9:45 Announcement to have Grandparent/Special Person to head down to be seated in the gym
  • 9:55 Welcome, Prayer,  and Special Presentation by our preschoolers-8th grades
  • 10:15 Coffee/Tea and refreshments for Grandparent/Special Person in gym

In order to have enough seating for all, please share an RSVP by April 5.  Thank you.



 Bring your Grandparents and have fun while raising funds for our school!


TIME:  FROM 1-6 p.m.

WHERE:  Mrs. Fields TCBY, Bristow Commons

Click here for your Flyer, we’ll see you there!


This Saturday! The Egg Hunt is On

The Chik-fil-A Egg Hunt will be this  Saturday, April 16th beginning at 9:00am.


This Saturday! GALA 2016

Calling All Grease Monkeys and Pink Ladies!!

It’s not too late to buy your tickets to the 2016 LHS Gala!! coming this Saturday, April 16th.

Roll up your sleeves and put on your poodle skirts-or wear whatever you like!!

To see the beautiful artwork created by your children and all the unique items and experiences that will be in the live and silent auctions click here. These items will only be for sale at this year’s Gala!!

Reserve your tickets online here today.  They can also be purchased at the door on the night of the event!

Also, the class with the most tickets sold will earn a Pizza Party. So reserve your tickets today!


Terra Nova Testing

Terra Nova Testing will take place next week for grades 3-7. Testing begins Monday, April 18 and goes through Friday, April 22. Please make sure your student gets ample rest and eats a hearty breakfast.


End of Third quarter and Report Cards

Tomorrow Friday, April 15 is the end of the third quarter. Report cards will be sent home next Friday, April 22.


Driving Around the School

We are first and for most concerned with the safety of the children. With that in mind, we ask that the posted speed limit around the school of 5 mph be observed.  Thank you.


Our Little Sprouts  

Thanks to our fabulous Music and Movement Teacher, Danita Lemmer, and Chestnut Forks, our Little Sprout PreK got to enjoy a fun Quick Start Tennis Clinic last week.
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Mass Schedule for the Rest of the Year

The dates and times are also posted on our school calendar for your convenience.

April 29th – 10:00am

May 6th and 13th – 10:00am

June 9th Closing Mass  – 8:30 am


Finally!  The Boxtops (BT4E) Holiday Marathon Collection contest concluded at noon Friday, February 26; all valid boxtops are tallied, the computations checked and reconciled for the homerooms and for each and every one of the 77+ participating students.

We can now announce the 2nd grade is the TOP HOMEROOM with the most boxtops collected—830 boxtops—through February 26!  Ms. Hook and her second grade students will be featured in the Linton Hall School 2015-2016 yearbook and receive a $100 VISA gift card.

Winning $50 VISA gift cards:

Mrs. Mason and her 6th grade homeroom class (395 boxtops)

Ms. Reid and her Preschool Elephants (381 boxtops).

The TOP OVERALL INDIVIDUAL contributor winning the $100 VISA gift card is Emily Colangelo (1st grade); Emily collected 431 boxtops.

Winners of the $50 VISA gift cards

Regan Spetch (8th grade) with 213 boxtops

Micaelin O’Shea, (Elephant pre-K) with 141 boxtops.

Congratulations to our 2015-2016 Individual and homeroom winners!  And thank you Linton Hall School families and our Linton Hall School teachers for your positive efforts, energy and patience in helping to make this a fun event.

All VISA gift cards are donated by Friends of Linton Hall School.  If you have any questions, contact Darlene Cheatham, BT4E coordinator, at dhc0830@yahoo.com.

Keep Clipping…


The last PSG event of the year- the End of School Picnic is coming soon

WHEN:  Friday, May 6

TIME:  5:30pm-7:30pm


NEW THIS YEARThere will be an extra fun treat…Cakes by Shelby!!

This onsite cupcake truck will be  providing several cupcake flavors, frostings, and toppings.  During the event, the cupcakes will be at no cost to picnic attendees!

Additional cupcakes can be purchased, after the event, for $3 each, cash and credit card accepted.

A Google invite and flyer will be sent home soon.

Just bring something to sit on and a smile!  Please click HERE to place your sandwich order and RSVP.  We look forward to seeing you for this fun filled evening!

Looking forward to seeing you there!


Dad’s This One’s for Y-O-U:

Please join Archie Catalfamo for LHS Second Annual Duffers Invitational!

WHEN:  Friday, May 6

TIME:  9am at the
WHERE:  Evergreen Country Club in Haymarket

COST:  $100-YOU GET golfing, golf cart, driving range access, and BBQ lunch…yum, yum!

There will be rentals, if needed.

Want more information, want to sign-up and pay via Pay Pal…click here www.lintonhall.edu/events?

Flyers to be sent home soon.


Summer is Coming and with it comes Summer Camps

Summer camp sign-up forms for Kindergarten through 3rd grade are going home in yellow folders today, March 10th. Click here for a printable form.

Theatre & Art Day Camps in a Catholic Environment

Enroll your child in a fun and exciting camp this July dedicated to teaching excellence in the arts.  Instructors are top notch in their field in topics such as visual art, dance, singing, acting, improvisation, crafts, and more.  Opportunities from Pre-K through High School make Spotlight on the Arts Summer Camps perfect for the whole family.  For over 10 years, Rob Tessier has offered these camps withing the Arlington Diocese… and, through May registration is offered at a discounted rate.  Go to www.SpotlightSummerCamps.com to learn more!


April Lunch Menu 


Preview of Next Week

Click HERE to see next week’s calendar.  


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