St. Mary's High School Signal weekly newsletter / Jan. 20, 2023

Mass at Holy Apostles, Sunday, Jan. 22

Fr. Joe will be celebrating the 9:00 am and noon masses at Holy Apostles this weekend. Join us in supporting Fr. Joe and St. Mary's by attending mass and wearing your St. Mary's gear!  If you are available to pass out promotional materials in the back of the church after mass, please contact Mrs. Krasovec at

Board Meeting, Wednesday, Jan. 25

The next meeting of the St. Mary's High School board of directors is Wednesday, Jan. 25, at 6:00 pm in the school Resource Center. The west doors will be open at 5:45 pm.

Local Scholarship Opportunity for Seniors

Heuser & Heuser is awarding three $1,000 scholarships to students locally. They will require an essay, no longer than 1000 words, that addresses one thing they would change about their hometown. Please see Mr. Baxter in the Counseling Center for details.

Senior Scholarship Opportunity

The Kinnikinnik Chapter of the National Society DAR will be awarding a $1,500 scholarship to a Pikes Peak area high school senior. The application deadline is March 24. Students may pick up an application from Mr. Baxter in the Counseling Center.

Breakfast Available Daily in the Cove

The Cove will now be serving breakfast in the Café starting at 7:15 am beginning this Monday to accommodate students arriving at school early. Breakfast items may include: cereal, potstickers, pancakes, eggs, and bacon.

Volunteers Needed in the Cove

The Cove is in need of volunteers. This is a great way for parents to knock out some of their required volunteer hours. The hours needed are from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm. The Cove is also looking for parents to help in the café in the morning for breakfast service from 7:00 am - 8:30 am. There is no waitlist or invitation required, please just email Lorelei Kay if you are interested at

2023 Yearbooks & Parent Ads

The 2023 yearbook is now on sale at the following site:

Parents who wish to personalize their child's yearbook can go to the above Jostens' site and choose the link for Yearbook Recognition Ads. After creating an account, they then can create the ad using the tools in that menu. Parent ads must be submitted by Feb. 10. If you have any questions, please reach out to Mrs. Kavanaugh,

Annunciation Heights Youth Camp

Are you interested in Annunciation Heights summer camps? Learn more, and sign up today at 

Basketball Gate and Concessions Sign Up 

Below is the link for the winter sports concessions and gate sign-up. Sports teams and clubs can earn money from the PPC boosters. 

FAFSA Update

The free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form is now available. All families who plan to have a student attend college in the fall of 2023 will need to complete the form. Sooner is better! Click the link to get started.

Tuition and Enrollment Update

Reminder, we are in the enrollment season! Please see the tuition announcement from our President, Deacon Rob Rysavy, at the link provided. 

Tuition Discount Referral Program

As a reminder, St. Mary's High School has a tuition discount referral program. The specifics of the program are as follows. 

The program is open to all St. Mary's families (including grandparents) and St. Mary's employees.

Maximum discount is up to $2,000 per new family referred, not per new student referred.

There is no limit to the number of new families who may be referred to St. Mary's.

In the event that the cumulative tuition discounts exceed the referring family's total cost to educate, the remaining referral discount may be directed toward another family's tuition or to the financial aid program.

Referred families must be new to St. Mary's High School.

Siblings of current families and students at our K-8 partner schools are not eligible.

Discount may be applied at the end of the referring family's current year tuition, applied to another family's tuition, or credited to the financial aid program.

Referred families must complete the admission process and be accepted for enrollment.

Referred families must be enrolled and in good standing through the first day of their second semester at St. Mary's.

St. Mary's reserves the right to change the provisions of the program at any time.

(For additional information, contact the Director of Enrollment, Raquel Krasovec,

Sports Games, Jan. 20 - Jan. 27

Please come out in support of our many wonderful sports teams!

Boys & Girls Basketball @ James Irwin, Jan. 20

Wrestling @ Doherty, Jan. 20

Boys & Girls Basketball @ Salida, Jan. 24

Girls Swimming @ Fountain Valley, Jan. 24

Boys & Girls Basketball Vs. Lamar, Jan. 26

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