Showing posts from October, 2021

November School News

COVID Update We have had a couple cases of COVID in school. One case caused a classroom to have to quarantine at school, but no further spread was created. Another case was a sibling of our students that didn’t cause any disruption to Salem. We continue to thank God for allowing us to run a smooth school year in person. We continue to ask parents to monitor their children’s health and keep them home if they aren’t feeling well. St. Croix Joint Ministry with Salem A one page document is linked below about the St. Croix Joint Ministry opportunity. If you would like a link to the update, please contact Mr. Klatt at Mr. Todd Russ and Nate Kallies will also be at our next congregational meeting to answer questions and share St. Croix’s vision of the Joint Ministry alongside Salem’s vision. Update Document: Joint Ministry Update K-8 Parent Teacher Conferences A big thank you to all of our Salem families for coming and having parent teacher conferences w

November Lunch Menu

Here is the November Lunch Menu . Dont forget there is no school November 5, and November 24 - 26.

Salem Apparel Available

Salem Families, Did you miss the opportunity to order Salem apparel or have something else you wanted to order? The SPTO webstore is now open! The webstore will close on 11/8 @ 11:00pm to arrive in time for the holidays. If your order is a gift and you would not like it sent home with your student, please select “Pick up in Office” for your student’s grade. Access the webstore here: All proceeds will go to fundraising efforts for a new PA system.

Reminders for the Week

Here are some reminders and notes for the rest of the week: 1. Picture Retake Day is this Thursday! If your child was not here for our Picture Day, please make sure that they know they should have a picture taken. If you would like a new picture taken on that day, please send the picture package you received back with your child so it can be given to the photographer. Please also let the teacher know you would like your child to be sent for retakes. If you have not ordered yet and would like to do so, please use this link to order: 2. Grades K-3 will be going on a field trip this Friday and will eat lunch when they return. Because of this schedule change, these grades will be offered a sack lunch when they return. K-3 classes will have the option of ham and cheese or a chicken and cheese sandwich . Both of these will come with a veggie, fruit, and chips. Please let your child know they will have this change to their lunch options on F

Christmas Service Plans

Hello Salem Families, The following is a Christmas service update. Instead of the K-8 students having one service on December 15th for sharing the story of our Savior’s birth, we will be having the Christmas story spread out over our three midweek Advent services. Please set these times aside on your calendar and note the time of 4pm for them all: Grades 5-8: Wednesday, December 1st @ 4pm in the church sanctuary Grades K-1: Wednesday, December 8th @ 4pm in the church sanctuary Grades 2-4: Wednesday, December 15th @ 4pm in the church sanctuary These services will be live-streamed and posted on Youtube for family members who can’t make it or would like to rewatch it. Meals will be served following each service and all are welcome to stay for food & fellowship! The Preschool Christmas Service will be held as originally scheduled on December 9th at 6:00 pm. We are asking that only immediate family attend this service. It will be Live-streamed and posted on Youtube as w

Veterans Day Posters

Dear Salem Families, Have you handed in your poster to honor your veteran? Please use the document that was sent home and fill it in with a photo and description so we can honor your loved one(s) on our wall of veterans for Veterans Day. Please send in as many as you would like and return by November 5. Thank you! Veteran Poster

St Croix Lutheran Academy News

Help Wanted – Basketball Coach SCLA is seeking a head coach for the boys 7th-8th grade Junior Crusader basketball team (8-10 players).This paid position requires two practices per week (joint practices with another 7th-8th grade team) and up to eight Saturday tournaments. Paid position. Background check required. Must have graduated from high school to apply. If interested, email Drew Kock at Children's Theatre Happily Ever After Oct 30 All ages are welcome to SCLA Children's Theatre's performance of Happily Every After by Sylvia Ashby on Saturday, October 30 at 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. $5 General Admission. Tickets at Fall Showcase Nov 9 SCLA welcomes prospective families for an evening showcase featuring a co-curricular fair, light refreshments, an introduction by SCLA admissions, and a tour of SCLA classrooms with teacher meet & greet. Tuesday, November 9, 6:00-8:30 p.m. Sign up at S

Caps For Kids Day

On Wednesday, October 20th Salem Lutheran School students will participate in Caps for Kids. Caps for Kids is a national nonprofit organization for children with cancer. The organization provides ball caps autographed by the children's favorite athlete, actor, or singer as a way to help cheer them up and make them feel special. To participate, please bring a $1.00 to school to donate to Caps for Kids. This donation allows you to wear your favorite hat all day at school! Can't wait to see all of the Salem students wearing their hats at school on October 20th!

Salem Apparel to be Sent Home Monday

We received word that our apparel orders would be completed by late in the day today. Because of this, we will be sending orders home with your student on Monday. If your order is a gift, please email the school office so we can make arrangements for you to pick it up and not send it home with your student. Thank you!

Help Us Honor Veterans

Dear Salem Families, To honor veterans of our Salem family, we are creating a Wall of Honor. Please use the attached document and fill it in with a photo and description so we can honor your loved one(s) on our wall of veterans. We will also be sending home a hard copy if that is easier for you. Please send in as many as you would like and return by November 5. Thank you and blessings on your day! Veteran Day Form

Trunk or Treat Planned for October 30

Dear Salem Families, SPTO is planning a Trunk or Treat event and they need your help! The online sign-up to help and more information is found here.