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Saints Olympics March 14-18

March 11, 2022

Remember these fresh faces in 2019? It's our senior class at their first Saints Olympics! Always a favorite time of year for our students, Saints Olympics Week begins next week! Saints Olympics is a time for students to have a little fun and do some charitable giving. Each day is a special themed dress down day, and points are given for students participating. Any student dressed exceptionally in the spirit of the day will be awarded extra points for their class.
A major focus of Saints Olympics is giving back to help those less fortunate from our local community. Throughout the week, students are asked to bring in items to support various charities. The charities chosen this year are Project Sweet Peas, Ronald McDonald House (Providence) and St. Mary’s School in Kenya, our sister school. See below for details about what items to bring.

A Word on Saints Olympics Attire:

Students cannot wear masks or clothing that will negatively impact the school day. A student dressed inappropriately will be asked to change to a school uniform and their grade will lose 50 points. Students must wear their school uniform if they choose not to participate.

 

Saints Olympics Schedule

MONDAY, MARCH 14 - Purple and Gold Dress Down (no fee)

TUESDAY, MARCH 15 - Class Theme Day

  • FRESHMEN – Dress up as your favorite album cover (must be appropriate for school)
  • SOPHOMORES – Dress up in all black and white clothing
  • JUNIORS– Dress up as a Tacky Tourist
  • SENIORS– Dress up in Lazy Day attire (no leggings or PJs)

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16 - School Theme Day
Country vs. Country Club: Dress up in your best jeans, flannel shirts, belt buckles and cowboy boots to represent your country flare, or dress up in your best polo shirt, Ivy or Titleist hats, “Lex” golf pants or skirts to express your inner Tiger Woods! (Skirts must be within the approved length.)

THURSDAY, MARCH 17 – St. Paddy’s Day Green Dress Down
This is a $2 dress down day to support the Ukrainian refugees.

FRIDAY, MARCH 18 – Class Colors Day

  • FRESHMEN – Purple
  • SOPHOMORES – Gray
  • JUNIORS – White
  • SENIORS – Black

The Saints Olympics Games will be live-streamed to classrooms at the end of the day.

 

Saints Olympics Charities

Classes earn points for Saints Olympics for their charitable giving. This year, the Saints family will be supporting these worthy causes:

Project Sweet Peas

The following Items are 3 points each:

  • Children’s books
  • Baby lotion
  • Newborn hats
  • Booties

The following item is 5 points each:

  • New stuffed animals (medium size)

 

Ronald McDonald House (Providence)

The following items are 3 points each:

  • Toilet paper
  • Paper towels
  • Deodorant, feminine products and toothpaste
  • Soap, body wash and shampoo
  • Q-tips

Donation boxes are located in the Navigant Art Gallery for freshmen and sophomores, Alumni Hall for juniors and the East cafeteria for seniors.

Saint Mary’s School, Kenya

This is our “sister school” that we support every year during Saints Olympics with Coin Wars! Students can donate coins in their grade’s container in the cafeteria. Class points are awarded based on highest participation. All bills dropped into a class container will count against that class’ total. Yes, this is when the classic coin drive becomes Coin Wars!