News and Notes about Mary Our Queen school

A Challenge to Everyone..

This Lenten season I am challenging the youth to think about someone else other than themselves.  Some of the things we have talked about are simply smiling at someone passing by, holding a door open, sending a friendly note, or doing some other sort of service for someone else.  I would like to encourage you

Town Hall Meetings

In support of Archbishop Lucas' Vision for the Future of Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Omaha and AdvanceED accreditation, Mary Our Queen School initiated work on a Strategic Plan in the fall of 2014. The process included the formation of a strategic planning committee, examination of the School Mission statement, surveys sent to parents,

Confirmation 2016

A meeting for current 7th grade 5-day school and RE students and their parents regarding Confirmation will be held on Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Trinity Rooms. Please contact Barb Eastridge (402) 333-8231 ext 1208 with any questions.

School News: Math Contest

Josh Gromowsky, Zach Kowal, Jordan Fett, Sam Heffron, Riley Goddard, and James Chapman represented Mary Our Queen at the Creighton Prep Math Contest held on March 14th. Zach Kowal and Josh Gromowsky placed 1st in the Leap Frog Round and Josh placed 2nd on the Individual Test. Congratulations!

School News: Free Throw Contest

Congratulations to Carter Plum (age 12) who won the Knights of Columbus District Free Throw Contest at St. Robert's and placed 2nd at the Regional Free Throw Contest at St. Wenceslaus.

School News: Student Council

During Lent, the Student Council is leading a project to collect baby wipes and baby clothing for Essential Pregnancy Services (EPS). The items will be collected at school until April 1st.

School News: The Seventh Commandment

During the month of March we are working on the Seventh Commandment - You Shall Not Steal. We know what it is never okay to take something that does not belong to us. It only hurts the person we take from and it also offends God when we steal. We will continue to work on

First Communion Weekend: April 11 – 12, 2015

First Communion weekend is April 11th and 12th at the Saturday 5:30 p.m. Mass and Sunday at the 9:00 a.m. Mass. At the 5:30 p.m. Mass on April 11th all center pews on both sides are reserved for First Communicants and their families. On April 12th at the 9:00 a.m. Mass the first 13 center

Grocery Receipts

The grocery receipt turn in program is finishing up for this school year. If anybody has receipts that you have been saving for SuperSaver dated 9/1/2014 - 2/28/2015 please turn them in. You can deposit them into the drop boxes located in front of the school office window,  or in the Narthex across from the

Catholic Schools Week 2015 – Showcase of Knowledge

To celebrate Catholic Schools' Week 2015, the faculty, staff, and students of Mary Our Queen would like to invite all parishioners, families, and friends to attend the Showcase of Knowledge on Tuesday, January 27th. There will be classroom activities and displays throughout the school, and it will run all day from 8:15 - 3:00. Visitors