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Second Grade Field Trip

After ending a unit on soil and heading into new unit on plant life the second graders went on a field trip to the National Botanical Gardens today. They were able to pot their own cacao bean and explore various plant life!
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Math Bee

Congratulations to all of our grades 4-8 math bee participants. They impressed all of us with their math knowledge. For a second year in a row Maggie H. won the math bee and Simyrn is our Pi champion with a new school record of 540 numbers of pi memorized!
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LEPRECHAUN(S) ON THE LOOSE!!!!

The leprechaun(s), once again, created a little St. Patrick's Day shenanigans today. They broke into classrooms, made messes in the bathrooms, left notes and prints everywhere. Some lucky students even spotted them! Despite the traps created and laid out by first graders, none were caught!
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Advanced Band earns a Superior rating!

Congratulations to the St. Peter School Advanced Band! They performed at the 55th Archdiocesan Band Festival this Sunday, and earned a rating of "Superior" and a trophy. Superior is the highest possible rating a band can earn at the festival, so the students should be very proud of that accomplishment.

The band is able to succeed only because of parents who ensure their students attend after school rehearsals, teachers who accommodate our band schedule, and of course Principal Ketchum, who is constantly reminding everyone to support the band!

Their next performance is at the Spring Concert on Thursday, May 11th.
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State Math Competition

Great job at the state math competition, Math Counts team! The team finished in sixth place and Maggie Hayes finished 18th of 54 competitors - an exceptional job competing against many students who practice year round. A great experience, all around!
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2nd Grade Scientists

Our 2nd graders researched and presented their Science Fair project to their parents and other students this week. They did a fantastic job! Congratulations!
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Science Bowl

St Peter School competed in the Regional Department of Energy Middle School Science Bowl on Saturday February 25. The team competed in a series of round-robin competitions but unfortunately lost in the 3rd place tie-breaker. We are proud of the team’s participation and performance in this highly competitive contest.
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First-Ever Boys U14 Title for St. Peter's!

Congratulations to the St. Peter’s basketball. The U14 White team defeated St. Peter’s Olney 48-38 for the league title - the first time that a U14 St. Peter’s boys team has ever won a league title! The boys led from the first basket and never trailed during the entire game.
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Valentines Day!

Many of our classes celebrated Valentines Day with their classmates this afternoon. It is always fun celebrating our friendships.
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