Cougar News (CN) – 12/13/17

Cougar News         December 13, 2017

The mission of St. Louis Catholic School is to prepare the leaders

of tomorrow with the light of Christ as their guide.


Labels for EducationLABELS FOR EDUCATION (LFE)

Labels for Education, LFE (Campbell’s products) program is being discontinued.  The last day to mail UPC’s for LFE is January 2, 2018.  If you have any to submit, please send them to school before the Christmas break on Friday, 12/15.

Continue to save and submit Box Tops for Education (BTFE) and Tyson A+ proofs.  These two programs offer cash for the school.

Thank you to all who diligently save and submit proofs to support St. Louis Catholic School.     ~ Jane Hellinger

Lost and FoundLOST AND FOUND

Lost and Found is located in the Gym locker rooms and is overflowing with uniform items as well as jackets and other outerwear.  Please take a moment to stop by before January 12th.  After that date all items will be cleaned by volunteers and redistributed if they are labeled with names.  Uniform items without names will be donated to the used uniform closet.  All other items will be donated to a local charity.

Beyond the BellBeyond the Bell Spring Semester Offerings

Please look for flyers in the school office of the vendors we contracted with for the spring semester.  This grouping of Beyond the Bell programs are offered to all students attending SLCS.  Please contact [email protected] with questions.


Drone U 

Begins January 9th

K – 2 meets from 3:30 – 4:15 pm

3rd – 6th meets from 4:15 – 5:00 pm


Begins January 10th

Open to All Ages

3:30 – 4:15 pm

Tuck N Tumble

Begins January 5th

Open to students in grades PreK – 4th grade.

Please see attached flier for additional details.

Soccer Shots

Begins January 9th

Ages 3 – 5 meets beginning at 3:30 pm

Ages 5 – 8 meets beginning t 4:20 pm

Yearbook Big News2017-2018 YEARBOOKS FOR SALE

Not only can you place your early-bird order for this year’s Yearbook, you can also submit an idea for the title page.  See fliers attached for details and deadlines!





Buy Scrip for all your Holiday shopping needs

Last day for scrip special or large orders is Monday, Dec. 11 at 8am. Check out the hundreds of scrip cards that can be special ordered at

The holidays are right around the corner.  Why not get everything you need and support our school at the same time. Scrip cards make great gifts! We have scrip cards for groceries, gas and retail.  We stock VISA & Amazon scrip cards too!

Shop from our in stock box or make a special order. Find order forms in the school office or click here:

Scrip Order Form

SCRIP cards are available in the school office and after weekend English masses


  Green and White NightNotes & Reminders:

~ We are asking that all visitors to the school bring their Driver License when checking in.  We are updating the information in our Raptor sign-in system and find that some of our information is no longer current.  We appreciate your help in this endeavor!

~ Our next Jeans Day / Bake Sale day is scheduled for tomorrowThursday, December 14th!  Don’t forget to turn in your form and payment for Jeans Day and bring extra spending money for bake sale!

~ Lunch money reminder.  We are at the end of the semester for lunches.  Pre-paying by the semester saves you money and time.  Would it make your life easier to send one check, payable to St. Louis Catholic School, in the amount of $410.40 for the second semester?  This amount includes the 10% semester discount!

Second Semester Milk Money ~ $48.00

January Milk Money is $10.00

~ GWN information went home today in your Wednesday envelope.  In the event you don’t receive your envelope, the information is included in today’s Cougar News.

Ethics and Integrity in Ministry (EIM)      

Are you compliant?

Have you taken a 3-yr refresher session?

Do you have any questions?

If you are unsure, or have any questions, please check with Mrs. Gately in the School Office, ext. 238.  [email protected]

How to report an incident of concern

The Diocese of Austin is committed to preventing harm from happening to any of our children or vulnerable adults. If you are aware of sexual or physical abuse and/or neglect of a child or vulnerable adult, state law requires you to report that information to local law enforcement or the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services at (800) 252-5400 Additionally, if the suspected abuse is by clergy or an employee or volunteer of any diocesan parish, school or agency, a Notice of Concern should be submitted to the diocesan Ethics and Integrity in Ministry Office at (512) 949-2400. The Notice of Concern can be found at (click on REPORT ABUSE OR A NOTICE OF CONCERN). Reports may be made anonymously.

Did you know you can email any faculty or staff member at:  [email protected]


January 2018 Family Calendar

January 2018 Lunch Calendar

Jeans Day Flyer

Yearbook Title Page Contest Flyer

Yearbook 2017-2018

GWN 12-13-17

Soccer Shots 2018

TNT and ASL Flyer 2018

Winter Flyer–St. Louis 2018