WWCS Weekly News: Important Upcoming Events, Basketball and Sports Awards This Weekend, Pentecost Novena Ends Sunday, and more!
May 20, 2021
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Dear Walla Walla Catholic School families,
Another exciting week of Catholic education is in the books, and there are precious few remaining for the year! Please be aware of these important dates and events as we approach the end of the school year:
Spring Sports Awards - May 23, 6:30 PM in DeSales Cafeteria
DeSales ASB speeches and election - Tuesday, May 25th
Senior Sneak Day - May 24
Memorial Day - Monday, May 31
DeSales End of the Year awards ceremony - Thursday, June 3 at 1:00 PM in the DeSales gym
Senior parents are invited to join us, we will have more information about this event next week!
Theatre Arts performance: "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" - Thursday, June 3 at 7:00 PM on DeSales Stage
DeSales High School Baccalaureate Mass - Saturday, June 5 at 10:00 AM at Assumption Church
DeSales High School Graduation - Sunday, June 6 at 5:00 PM in the DeSales gym
Winter Sports Awards - Monday, June 7 at 6:30 PM in the DeSales Cafeteria
DeSales Finals Exams - June 9, 10, and 11
DeSales 8th grade Promotion Mass - Friday, June 11 at 4:00 PM at Assumption Church
It has been awesome seeing folks show up to watch our DeSales Irish teams battle it out on the basketball court this past week! Even though this is a short season for our kids, we have packed in a lot a games. For those of you that are unable to make it to the gym in person, we will be live-streaming all the home Varsity games on our
WWCS YouTube Channel
2021 Basketball Schedule
On Friday (tomorrow), we have:
Boys JV vs. Liberty Christian 4:30pm
Girls V vs. Colton 6:00pm
Boys V vs. Liberty Christian 7:30pm
*Boys were supposed to play Tekoa-Rosalia but they had to cancel due to Covid-19 reasons.
On Saturday, we have:
Boys JV vs. Liberty Christian 3:30pm
Girls V Vs. Liberty Christian 5:00pm
Boys V Vs. Liberty Christian 6:30pm
We also want to invite parents to join us for the Spring Sports Awards ceremony which will be held on Sunday, May 23, at 6:30 PM in the DeSales cafeteria.
DeSales Athletic Director
Pentecost Novena Ends on Sunday
The final day of the Pentecost Novena is on Sunday, meaning there are still a few days left if you and your family would like to participate within your own household. Click the button below to view the instructions for each day!
Pentecost Novena Instructions
Painting Volunteer Opportunity!
June 22-25 at both schools
If you still have volunteer hours to contribute for this year, consider helping us spruce up our school by painting some classrooms June 22 – June 26! We will be painting from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, so you are welcome to come for one hour or even for the whole day!. We won’t have a problem social distancing. We are hoping to be able to paint 5 classrooms at each school this year – come join the fun!
If you are interested in getting involved with this painting project,
contact Brittany Phillips
, our lead custodian. In your email, let Brittany know what days/hours you are available, and she will get you on the schedule!
Purchase Some WWCS Scrip!
Spring time is graduation time, and Scrip cards make excellent graduation gifts! By placing your order early you eliminate the scramble and you get just the amount you need!
To purchase WWCS Scrip,
email the WWCS business office
with the card value, quantity of cards, and the date by which you need them. We’ll take care of the rest!
We place orders every Tuesday at 8:00 AM for Friday delivery.
Wednesdays at 4:00 PM - St. Patrick Church
The WWCS Wednesday Holy Hour has now moved to St. Patrick Church at 4:00 PM. Even though this remains a Walla Walla Catholic Schools event, it is still open to the community and we hope that you will join us in prayer!
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on Thursday, May 20 at 5:47PM