Poole’s Page December 1st, 2016

Poole’s Page December 1st, 2016

advent-wreath-ceremony We Await Your Son, Oh Lord, Our Hearts Filled with  Joy!
Mass Tomorrow
There will be Mass tomorrow, December 2nd, at 10:00am.  All are welcome.  Our next Mass will be Thursday, December 8th at 10:00am, celebrating the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. All are welcome.
Spirit Day Monday
Break out your Spirit Gear! Show your School Spirit on Monday, December 5th.
Feast of St. Nicholas
Tuesday, December 6th is the Feast of St. Nicholas.  Celebrate with us by wearing your PJ’s to school.  Don’t forget your shoes. We think he might just visit the school!


Individual Picture Make-up/Retake Day Coming soon

Individual Picture make-up day is Wednesday, December 7th.  Our Splendid Portraits photographer will return to take pictures of students who missed picture day or to retake pictures that did not turn out to your satisfaction.  If you wish to have your child retake their picture, please send in the unwanted prints with your child on the day. Your child should wear their dress uniform for photos.  You can order online at Splendidprepay.com and click HERE for the picture order form. Even if you have purchased online, a paper order form must be given to the photographer on the day. (Please ignore the date on the order form.)


Spirit Night

El Tio’s Tex-Mex Grill in Gainesville is hosting our next Spirit Night, December 7th from 5pm-10pm.  A donation of 10 % of dine in or carry out orders will go back to the school, with the use of this FLYER .  If you haven’t eaten there before, you are missing out!  See you there!

LHS Class of 2017 “Holiday Delights” Pick Up Information

Our elves are very busy baking to fulfill all the wonderful Holiday Delight orders that were placed!  Order pick up is on Friday, December 9th at LHS.  Three pick up times are available that day:  12:30 – 1:30 in the LHS Dining Room, 2:30 – 4:00 in the LHS Dining Room, and around 8:00PM after the Christmas Performance in the back of the gym.   Multiple families generously purchased cookie trays and nuts for the PWC Police force to enjoy!  The Class of 2017 parents and students will deliver those items during the week of December 12th.  Please contact the “Cool Cuisine” rep, Mary Stern, at maryastern@gmail.com with Holiday Delights questions!


Holy Trinity Giving Tree

Thank you to everyone who has graciously volunteered to purchase an item for the Holy Trinity Giving Tree. It is such a nice, tangible way to express the spirit of Christmas. We still have 16 “ornaments” available! If you would like to participate, please email us at LHS@lintonhall.edu.  We will be happy to send you an “ornament” (with an item listed) to purchase for the Giving Tree. Again, we are grateful for your generosity.


Reindeer Lane Holiday Gift Shop

Reindeer Lane Holiday Gift Shop is coming to Linton Hall School! This is a wonderful kid’s gift shop that gives your child the opportunity to purchase gifts conveniently and inexpensively for all their family and friends! On your child’s shopping day, be sure your child has their completed “Gift List” budget envelope, along with cash or check. All checks should be made payable to Linton Hall School.

Kindergarten:          Wednesday, December 7th

First Grade:             Wednesday, December 7th

Second Grade:        Tuesday, December 6th

Third Grade:            Wednesday, December 7th

Fourth Grade:          Wednesday, December 7th

Fifth Grade:             Thursday, December 8th

Sixth Grade:            Thursday, December 8th

Seventh Grade:       Friday, December 9th

Eighth Grade:          Thursday, December 8th


LHS Pack 1922’s 6th Annual “Keep ‘Em Warm” Coat Drive

LHS’ Cub Scouts have kicked off their annual Coat Drive! This community service project for December/January is a great way to give back to those less fortunate in Prince William County, and great opportunity to clean out those outgrown coats, hats, and gloves! Once again this year, we are teaming up with F.H. Furr and Volunteer Prince William.  Collection boxes have been placed just outside the front office by the Dining Hall, as well as, down in the Little Sprouts corridor. Please feel free to drop-off your donations anytime in the collection boxes. There will be Boy Scouts taking donations on several Thursdays through December and two in January at morning drop-off, as well. They will be taking your donations until Thursday, January 12, 2017. To see the flyer with more details, please click HERE.


From Our Little Sprouts

Some LHS Little Sprout Fun






Our PreK had fun learning about “azul” and “Feliz Navidad” in Spanish class this week











It’s that time of year when food and family come together! Within our LHS community, there are some wonderful bakers and chefs.  Now is the time to share your talent with everyone!  Be a part of the LHS cookbook by submitting as many recipes as you’d like.

There are two ways you can submit recipes: online or handwritten.  For information on submitting online click HERE .  Click HERE  to hand write your recipe.  Cookbooks will be available for purchase in the Spring; a perfect Mother’s Day gift.  This is going to be a keepsake in our family and I hope yours too!


Holiday Cheer 

Share the joy of the Christmas season with gorgeous, fragrant evergreen wreaths, sprays, and centerpieces that add instant Christmas cheer to any setting. All items are shipped directly to the recipient’s door-making them the perfect gift for out of town friends and family! View all the products here (Insert brochure). Order online until December 16th at www.mickmanholidaygifts.com and use the coupon code LINTONVA001 at check-out.




Yearbooks are Here!

Pre-ordered 2015-2016 yearbooks have already been delivered.  But there are still a few extras.  If you would like to purchase one, please stop by the front office. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. McGee at lhs@lintonhall.edu.





December Menu

Due to December 20th being an Early Dismissal Day, we have adjusted this month’s menu.  Please notice that there will be pizza served for lunch on Monday Dec. 19th and no lunch will be served on Tuesday, Dec. 20th.