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Sep

30

PINK OUT Volleyball Game

Join us on Tuesday, October 6, for our next PINK OUT athletic event! The JV and Varsity Volleyball team will be decked out in PINK for their match against John Carroll. There will be raffles and more to help raise funds and spread awareness for breast cancer. All proceeds will be donated to the Saint Agnes Breast Cancer patients and families in need. Wear PINK, get ready to cheer on the Sailors, and help defeat cancer! JV starts at 4 p.m. and Varsity follows at 5:30 p.m.

Sep

30

Auditions for “Cinderella”

Mount de Sales will hold auditions for Rogers & Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” on Monday and Tuesday, October 12 and 13 from 2:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. in the Refectory! Students should be prepared with a song to sing a cappella (16-22 bars, preferably from a musical/movie). Anyone interested in set/technical crew should also stop by to sign up. Performance dates are January 29 through 31 at the Mount Saint Joseph Fine Arts Center. Contact Mrs. Romeo at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with questions.

Sep

29

Parents’ Club Silent Auction

The Parents' Club is busy preparing for the annual Christmas Bazaar and Spaghetti Dinner and they are in need of assistance for the Silent Auction. Each homeroom is assigned a "Theme Basket" and students are asked to help fill the baskets with items related to the theme. Please see the documents below for further details. All items must be brought in no later than Tuesday, October 13. Details can also be found on the Parents' Club page of the website. Letter to Parents Donation Letter Letter to Sailors Homeroom Assignments

Sep

29

Donor Recognition Event

You're invited to Mount de Sales Academy's Donor Recognition Event to celebrate our generous Capital Campaign Phase I & Phase II Benefactors. Please join us for a donor celebration with refreshments and athletics. Tuesday, October 13, 2015 Donor Celebration 3:00 p.m. Refreshments 3:30 p.m. Varsity Field Hockey 4:00 p.m. JV Volleyball 4:00 p.m. Varsity Volleyball 5:15 p.m. JV Field Hockey 5:30 p.m. This event will commemorate a donor monument naming benefactors of $1,000 or more to Phase I or Phase II of the Anchored in Excellence; Charting Our Future Capital Campaign. RSVP by October 2, 2015 to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Sep

28

The Sailor Shop

Hours on school days are: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m, 2 - 3 p.m. We are still looking for volunteers for some of the days. Please contact Denise Zambotti, our Sailor Shop manager, to sign up. It is a great way to spend just a few hours at Mount de Sales as well as meeting the students and their parents. Denise's contact information is 410.744.8498 ext. 263 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). There is a Sign Up Genius established by Barb Genuario that will allow you to choose days that fit your schedule.

Sep

28

Homecoming Day

It's that time of year again! Join us for the Mount de Sales Homecoming on Saturday, October 3 from 10 a.m. - 3: 30 p.m. It is a family fun event for everyone! There will be club tables and activities all day and athletic games will be played on the turf and in the gym. Come out to support the Sailors! Contact Elizabeth Mahon at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you have questions.

Sep

25

Knott Scholarship Funds

The Knott Scholarship Funds announce the availability of full tuition scholarships for the 2016/2017 academic year. Click to read more.

Sep

25

Attention Parents!

Please activate your Edline account by Monday, October 12. This will enable you to track your student's academic progress, contact teachers, and receive emergency alerts and school communications. Your activation code can be found with your Back-to-School Night paperwork. If you need assistance accessing your code, please contact Pam Tibbo at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Also, since we are dedicated to finding ways to help support our parents with technology and online safety at home, we would like to share the following website with you: safesmartsocial.com. This website promotes safe and smart use of social media and technology. It is chock full of resources for parents. The 'Parent App Guide' (tab at the top of the page) which identifies and rates a variety of apps that are safe or unsafe for your teenagers is a particularly useful feature.

Sep

24

Enriching the Whole Person - a MDSA Video!

Click below to view the newly created Mount de Sales Academy video titled Enriching the Whole Person. This is the first video in a series of five that illustrates the school's mission and vision. Stay tuned each month as we unveil a new video highlighting a unique aspect of Mount de Sales!

Sep

23

MDSA Campus Minister to speak at the World Meeting of Families

It is a true honor to have Campus Minister Megan Mastroianni speak today at 3 p.m. at the World Meeting of Families 2015 Youth Congress. Please pray for her and the MDSA families who are traveling to Philadelphia for this monumental event and for Pope Francis' first visit to the U.S.

Sep

22

Back-to-School Night TONIGHT!

Back-to-School Night is TONIGHT! Please note the change in time from the previous scheduled date. The evening will begin at 5:45 p.m. in the Gym.

Sep

21

Calendar Changes

On Monday, September 28, school will begin at 10 a.m. We will follow a two-hour delay schedule to allow an extra two hours in the morning for those in our community who are attending the Papal Mass in Philadelphia. Please note the school building will not be open for students until 9 a.m.

Sep

16

Graduation Gown and Announcements

Attention Senior Parents The Class of 2016 voted on their graduation dress on Wednesday, September 9. They selected a lovely white chiffon dress that costs $210.94 (tax included). Payment is due in full at the time of the dress fittings. Payment can be made by cash, charge, or a check made out to "Love it at Stella’s Bridal and Fashions". Love it at Stella's Bridal & Fashions will be at school on October 30 for the dress fittings. Each senior will receive an appointment time to come to the Bird Room for their dress fitting that school day starting at 7 a.m. Mothers are welcome to come join their daughters as they get measured and try on their graduation dresses. Appointment schedules will be coming out sometime in early October. Josten’s Graduation Announcement orders are due by October 2. Please note that these MDSA announcements are customized and cannot be ordered after the deadline.

Sep

14

Red, White and Blue Mixer

The patriotic mixer last Friday was a blast with a fire truck, photo booth, and an array of red, white, and blue!

Sep

13

Cross Country Team Shines at the Spiked Shoe Invitational

The varsity Cross Country team came in second place at the 64th Annual Spiked Shoe Invitational held at Stevenson University on Sat., Sept. 12. Congratulations to 6th place winner Kelly Szalankiewicz ’17 with a time of 20:39.93 and to Samantha Facius ’19 who came in 9th with a time of 20:52.17. So proud of our Sailors!

Sep

12

MDSA Races in the Nun Run

MDSA sailors, sisters, faculty, staff, and parents had an awesome time at the Nun Run today. All proceeds benefit the Little Sisters of the Poor, St. Martin’s House. Great job!

Sep

10

Baltimore Sun’s Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Mackenzie Griffith ‘16 who was named the Baltimore Sun’s Athlete of the Week! Way to go!

Sep

09

After School Athletics Canceled; School Remains Open

Baltimore County Schools are closing two hours early today, Sept. 9, due to extreme heat. However, MDSA will continue classes until 2:30 p.m. dismissal. All after school athletics are canceled today.

Sep

08

Athletic Activities Canceled, School Remains Open

Baltimore County Schools are closing two hours early today for extreme heat. However, MDSA will continue classes until 2:30 p.m. dismissal. All after-school athletic activities are canceled. Aftercare will remain open as usual.

Sep

07

Field Hockey Wins Centennial Tournament!

Over the weekend, the Mount de Sales Varsity Field Hockey team won the Centennial Tournament for the fourth year in a row. The Sailors beat Towson 6-2 and Leonardstown 4-0. Way to go, Sailors!

Sep

03

Back-to-School Night Rescheduled

The front entrance to MDSA is CLOSED due to delivery truck damage to the Gatehouse. Therefore, all traffic will use the back gate only. Back-to-School Night will be RESCHEDULED for a future date.

Sep

03

Fall Mixer

The first MDSA school mixer is on Friday, September 11 featuring a patriotic theme! Wear red, white, and blue and sport your stars and stripes. The tickets are $5 and will be available for purchase during both lunches from September 8 to September 11. No tickets will be sold at the door.

Sep

02

Back-to-School Night

We are looking forward to seeing all the parents at Back to School Night, Thursday at 6 p.m. Spend time getting to know your daughter's teachers and learn more about the upcoming year at MDSA!