May the Risen Christ fill you and your family with every grace and blessing during this Easter season and always.
-----Sr. Jane Meyer, O.P. and Faculty/Staff of SAA
Spring Band Concert
The St. Agnes/Strake Jesuit Jazz Ensemble and Symphonic Band is at the Parsley Center at Strake Jesuit from 7-9 p.m. Friday, April 25. Tickets are available at the door for $10 per person, $5 for senior citizens and free for children under 12. Tickets may be purchased at the Strake Jesuit Spirit Store during regular hours for $8 each.
Students interested in tryouts for Tiger Girls, Remix and Shock should attend a dance clinic from 4-6 p.m. April 22-25. The Audition is 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26. You can find more information on our web page.
Mixed Chorus Auditions
Auditions for the SAA/SJ Mixed Chorus will be held on Saturday, April 26 in the choir room at St. Agnes Academy. Auditions are open to all current St. Agnes Academy and Strake Jesuit students, as well as incoming ninth graders. Students will be asked to sing one verse of Amazing Grace. The audition schedule is as follows: 11 a.m. - all current 9th, 10th and 11th grade students, 1 p.m. - incoming 9th grade girls, 2 p.m. - incoming 9th grade boys. Makeup auditions will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30. Please direct questions to Art Buckley.
Voice Studio Recitals
The music department will present two voice studio recitals of students taking private voice lessons from our department’s fantastic roster of voice teachers: Kimberly Mendoza, Gregory Smith, Christopher Michel, Shelley Auer, and Molly McGee. Join us in the St. Agnes Chapel at 6 p.m., April 28, and 6 p.m., May 5 with senior performers only. The recitals are free and open to the public.
ART EXPO: EXPRESSIONS 2014
Everyone is invited to attend the third annual EXPRESSIONS event featuring students works from art, music, theater, dance departments. See the best works of talented advanced art students in photography, painting, and film. Take in a live dance performance in the auditorium, theater in the Fleming room, music transforming the Rotunda in every genre of music throughout the evening. Visit the ART EXPO CAFÉ for refreshments! All singers in the department are welcome to come and sing a prepared solo from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday April 30. This event is free and open to the public.
Alice in Wonderland
The Tiger Girls spring show Alice in Wonderland is 7:30 p.m. May 2 & 3 in the SAA auditorium. Tickets are $10 at the door for adults and $5 for students. Kids under 5 are free!
Spring is here and the Mother's Club has many activities coming up: Underclass Awards Reception, Mentor Mom Activities, Graduation Rehearsal Pizza Party, Madonna Day Reception and Exam Snacks.
Madonna Day Reception is Friday, May 23. Many hands are needed both Thursday and Friday to set-up, serve, and clean up. Please contact Jeanne Klein for details or if you can help either or both days.
Our last meeting of the year is Wednesday, May 7 at noon.
Is your daughter looking for service points? Save the date for a service project on May 10 from 9 a.m. to noon. The Dads’ Club, along with Campus Ministry, Student Council, Key Club and NHS will be helping an organization called Generation One clear a lot in the Third Ward. Bus rides from St. Agnes to the Third Ward site will be provided for students and breakfast will be served for all. If you are interested in helping please email Dennis Hoelscher.
Check out the Dads’ Club webpage for the list of activities and join us for some fun.
The Dads’ Club mission is to facilitate:
- Leadership and Support of the St. Agnes Academy Community
- Community Service through Action
- Social Events and Fun
- Education and Enlightenment through Expert Guest Speakers
Save the date: Tuesday, May 13 for End of Year BC Thank You Dinner - off campus!
Booster Club is looking for parents to join next year’s board as Vice President and help order/deliver concessions, organize concessions for tournaments, help with banquets and sport reps. For more info, email Gina.