Morgan Putnam wins VA Writing Award
Morgan Putnam, one of Saint George's 8th graders, won the 2010 Veterans' Day Essay Contest. The Erie VA Medical Center hosted the essay contest. Morgan's essay was up against 200 other local students. The essay was to be written on the meaning of serving our country and being thankful to our veterans. A ceremony was held on November 6th, where Morgan read her essay allowed. All of the faculty and staff at Saint George School are extremely proud to have such a bright, sincere person among our student body. Congratulations Morgan!
Saint George Students Collect Food for Food Pantry
Saint George Student Council did a wonderful job organizing the food collection to support our Saint George Food Pantry. All of our students helped by bringing in canned and non-perishable items, as well as money and gift cards. The support of our SGS students and families brought in around 1,600 food items and $200.00 worth of money and gift cards. We are so proud of the great job our students did in supporting our Food Pantry.
First In Math
First In Math is a website activity that takes place at home. It is provided this year by the Diocese of Erie to help students improve basic math facts through Algebra, increase test scores, and become better mathematical thinkers. SGS students compete against all the Catholic Elementary schools in the Diocese.
Our current standing (As of 11/30/10):
2nd - Diocese of Erie
30th - State of Pennsylvania
60th - United States