Important News and Notes
Here are a few quick reminders to make our first week of school great!
8/23 No lunch service at St. Mary. Bring a bag lunch/drink and all silverware/napkins
8/23 Help set up for Father David's 25th anniversary of his ordination 8:00-11:00 am Click Here
8/24 Mass to celebrate Father David's 25th anniversary of his ordination 5:00 p.m. St. Mary church followed by a reception in the PLC/Gym; 7th-8th grade students are needed to help clear tables from 5:30-8:30. Please contact the school office at 734-241-3377 if you're available to help.
8/25 Help clean up for Father David's 25th anniversary of his ordination 1:00-3:00 pm Click Here
8/26 Picture Day at all three campuses. wear your "Sunday best" Remember no sandals should be worn (all shoes must have closed toes and heels).
8/26 First mass of the year at St. Michael 8:15 a.m. Parents welcome
8/26 Curriculum Night at St. John campus 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
8/27 First Mass of the year at St. John 8:15 a.m Parents welcome
8/28 First Mass of the year at St. Mary 8:15 a.m Parents welcome
8/28 Hearing & Vision Screening at St. John Campus
8/28 Curriculum Night at St. Michael Campus 5:30-6:30 p.m.
8/28 Curriculum Night at St. Mary campus 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
8/29 SMCC Grade School Football Night – SMCC Falcons vs. Madison Heights Madison: 7pm @ Navarre Field. Click Here for Flyer
8/30 No School-Labor Day; Daycare and Latchkey are closed
9/2 No School-Labor Day; Daycare and Latchkey are closed
9/6 Back to School Dance (7th & 8th grade) at St. Patrick School - 7:00-10:00 pm - 2970 W. Labo Rd. Carleton. $6.00 - Dress code will be strictly enforced and cell phones will be collected.
9/7 St. Michael Parish Altar Server Training for 4th grade and up, 10:00 am -12:00 pm; Pizza & Pop will be served
9/9 Hearing & Vision Screening at St. Mary Campus
9/9 Father Carlos Martins - from the order of the Companions of the Cross - is presenting "Waking with the Saints" to our sixth grade class at St. John. The students will have a brief presentation in the church followed by an opportunity to view and venerate the relics from 150 different saints. Parents are welcome to attend and share this unique opportunity. Click here for the permission slip
9/10 "For Confirmation Candidates who have not met with Mary Quick, DRE. There will be a make-up session on Tuesday, September 10 @ 6:30pm in the St. Mary PLC. A parent must attend with the candidate. Please RSVP to Shannon at 241-6097. This is mandatory if your child wants to be confirmation."
9/13 5th & 6th Grade "Welcome Back" Bowling / Monroe Sports Center / 7 pm - 9 pm Info
9/16 No school Mass for St. Michael - all school Mass on Wednesday
9/16 Hearing & Vision Screening for St. Michael Campus (Young 5s-1st Grade)
9/16 PTO Fundraiser - Suzie's Popcorn Roll Out Information to Come Home
9/17 No school Mass at St. John due to all school Mass on Wednesday
9/18 No Hot Lunch @ St. Mary Campus due to the All School Mass at 10:30am. Please bring a packed lunch & utensils.
9/18 Order your 2020 MCES Auction T-Shirts! Orders due September 18th: Order Form Informational Letter
9/18 All school Mass at St. Mary church 10:30am. Bishop Battersby will celebrate. Parents welcome.
9/20 SMCC Homecoming Tailgate - St. John Campus Parkin Lot / Vince's Food Truck / 5:30 pm - 7 pm
9/23 Grandparents' day at St. Michael - Y5-1st grade
9/24 Grandparents' day at St. John
9/24 Eighth grade Washington D.C Parent information meeting 6:30 p.m. PLC
9/25 Grandparents' Day at St. Mary
9/25 SMCC Grade School Volleyball Night – SMCC Kestrels vs. New Boston Huron: 7pm @ Brother Gerontius Memorial Gymnasium.
9/25 Suzie's Popcorn Fundraiser Order Deadline
9/27 No School- Archdiocese of Detroit Mandated Professional Development Day for Staff; Childcare & Latchkey is Open
9/28 St. Michael Parish Feast Day Celebration Kids' Games 10:30-2:00 MCES students play 10 games free with flyer. Volunteer Here
9/30 Grandparents' Day at St. Michael - Preschool (9:30-10:30) and Daycare (10:30-11:30) Click Here
9/30 SMCC Grade School Soccer Night– SMCC Falcons vs. Monroe Jefferson: 5pm @ “The Nest”.
10/2 2nd Grade Field Trip to Dorsch Library 11:30
10/3 MCES PTO Quartermania - St. Mary Campus PLC / Doors open @ 5:30 pm, First Bid at 6:30 pm
10/08 Seventh grade field trip to Junior Vocations Day at Sacred Heart Major Seminary
10/08 Camp Storer Parent meeting 6:00 p.m. PLC
10/11 Vince's Drive-In: Dine to Donate 10:30am-7:00pm 25% of all sales to MCES Flyer
10/11 Picture retake day; Daycare picture day
10/12 Vince's Drive-In: Dine to Donate 10:30am-7:00pm 25% of all sales to MCES Flyer
10/14-10/17 Priests Convocation - NO School Masses this week
10/15 First Eucharist meetings will be a choice of Oct. 15 or Oct. 17 at 6:30pm in the St. Mary PLC. this is for parents and children who will be receiving the sacrament.
10/17 Our first First Eucharist meetings will be a choice of Oct. 15 or Oct. 17 at 6:30pm in the St. Mary PLC. this is for parents and children who will be receiving the sacrament.
10/18 Young 5s and Kindergarten Field Trip to Trabbic Pumpkin Farm
10/19 MCES PTO Craft Show - St. Mary PLC and Gym / 9 am to 3 pm (set up 10/17 and 10/18)
10/19 MCES Golf Outing, 9:30 at Sandy Creek Golf Course Click Here for the Flyer & Registration Click here for Online Registration
10/22 End of quarter 1
10/25 SMCC Future Kestrel-Falcon Day – All local 8th graders who are interested in attending SMCC for high school.
10/25 - Fall Vicariate Dance / 7th & 8th Grade / St. Mary Campus Gym / 7 pm - 10 pm
10/26 Protecting God's Children Training 9am in the St. Mary PLC. register at aod.org to attend
10/27 Trunk or Treat / PK - 6th Grade / St. Mary Park Parking Lot / Gate opens @ 4:00 pm Trunk or Treating @ 5-6 pm
10/29-31 NET ministries at St. Mary for 6th, 7th and 8th grade - Host families needed. Please contact Sheena Zawistowicz if interested
11/3 SMCC Open House: 11am-2pm at SMCC. Parents and students of all grade levels are welcome.11/7 Student Dismissal at 11:30 am for Parent-Teacher Conferences
11/7 Parent Teacher Conferences 1:00-5:00 pm; 6:00-8:00 pm
11/8 NO School; Childcare and Latchkey are Open
11/9 High School Placement Test (HSPT) Prep Class at SMCC: 9am. Parents are invited to meet with Ms. Calender and learn more information about SMCC and the Financial Aid Program. Financial aid applications available.
11/23 High School Placement Test (HSPT) at 8:00 am at SMCC
11/28-29 No School: Thanksgiving Break Daycare and Latchkey are closed
12/2 No School- Archdiocese of Detroit Mandated Professional Development Day for Staff; Latchkey is Open
12/4 MCES PTO Dearborn Ham Fundraiser Roll Out Information to Come Home
12/6 No lunch service at St. Mary. Bring a bag lunch/drink and all utensils needed.
12/6 Vicariate Dance at St. Charles School 7pm-10pm
12/7 High School Placement Test (HSPT) at 8:00 am at SMCC
12/7 PTO Cookies with Santa / St. Michael Campus
12/9 Dearborn Ham Order Deadline
12/11 Santa's Secret Workshop presented by PTO / St. Michael & St. John Campuses
12/12 Santa's Secret Workshop presented by PTO / St. Michael & St. John Campuses
12/17 Dearborn Ham Pick-up / St. Michael Campus, Archangel Room / 12 Noon - 5:30 pm - All orders need to be picked up today!
12/17 St. Mary Christmas musical 7;00 p.m.
12/20 Last Day of School before Christmas Break
12/23-1/3 Christmas Break Daycare and Latchkey services are OPEN during break. December 24, 25, 31, and January 1 they will be closed.
1/6 First Day back from Christmas Break
1/14 End of quarter 2
1/20 No School: Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday; Daycare and Latchkey are Open
1/26 - 02/01 Catholic School's Week - All Campuses
1/27 Catholic Schools' Week Mass at St. John - all MCES
1/27 -29 No normal 8:15 school masses due to all school Mass on Monday
1/28 - MCES Skating Party / Dixie Skateland / 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
2/14-2/17 No School: Presidents' Day Weekend Break; Daycare and Latchkey are Open
2/23 Open House - details to follow
Pancake Breakfast at St. Mary - this is a fundraiser for the 8th grade D.C trip
2/26 Ash Wednesday - services at each parish
3/7 Vicariate Spring Dance / St. Mary Campus Gym / 7 pm - 10 pm
3/16 MCES PTO Dearborn Ham Fundraiser Roll Out - Information to Come Home
3/17 End of quarter 3
3/21 SAVE THE DATE - MCES Auction
3/23 Dearborn Ham Order Deadline
3/28 MCES Easter Egg Hunt / SMCC Front Lawn / PK - 4th Grade / 10 am
3/31 Dearborn Ham Pick Up / St. Michael Campus, Archangel Room / 12 Noon to 5:30 pm - All orders need to be picked up today.
4/3 Last Day of School before Easter Break
4/6-4/13 No School: Easter Break Daycare and Latchkey are OPEN; CLOSED April 10 & 13
4/14 First Day of School after Easter Break
4/18 Daddy Daughter Dance / St. Mary Campus Gym / 6:30 pm - 9 pm
4/18 Mother-Son Bowling / Monroe Sports Center / 7 pm - 9 pm
4/24 No School- Archdiocese of Detroit Mandated Professional Development Day for Staff; Daycare and Latchkey are Open
5/4 - 5/8 Teacher Appreciation Week
5/11 - 5/14 Sixth grade Camp Storer trip
5/11 - 5/13 Seventh grade Mackinac trip
5/15 Vicariate Farewell Dance / St. Mary Campus Gym / 7 - 10pm / Reminder students must be at school for the full day to be eligible to attend. Vicariate Dance Dress Code in effect.
5/18-5/22 Eighth grade Washington D.C trip
5/22 Last day of lunch service for St. Mary
5/25 No School: Memorial Day Daycare and Latchkey are closed
5/28 Eighth grade Graduation 7:00 p.m. followed by a reception in the gym.
6/4 MCES Field Day (proposed date) / SMCC Front Lawn
6/9 Last Day of School, 11:30 Dismissal
6/10 Latchkey is closed for Summer Camp Prep; Daycare is OPEN
St. Mary, St. Michael and St. John Parish/School multiple use calendar:
Click on the follwing link for the DynaCal Multiuse Calendar: http://www.dynacal.com/mces/default.aspx?PageType=Feature&IDs=8483&DaysInView=7&SortBy=Time&EventsOnly=Y&Direction=Next&ViewType=DCList
Calendar SUBJECT TO CHANGE; as of 3/28/19.