Embracing, Nurturing, and Educating ALL God's Children
What's New at St. Nicholas School
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Congratulations to Mrs. Kenny and her 6th grade math students for placing 2nd in the Marist Math Olympics -- all your hard work and efforts allowed this wonderful achievement!
Congratulations to our Forensics Team. Our students placed 3rd overall in the competition. Special congratulations to Sindey Amar who placed 2nd in the Poetry and Prose category. Nice work kids!
Clifford the Big Red Dog visited our school! He is promoting our Scholastic Book Fair. See our Facebook page with the pictures. Book Fair runs through Wednesday.
It is time to register for next year. Registrations for current families will be by appointment only. Seats for next year cannot be saved without the payment of your registration fee. Don't be disappointed -- register early.
Congratulations to our junior high students who placed in the Jersey City Medical Center/ Barnabas Health STEM Showcase - Sofia Oro won a Silver Award for her Time-Lapse Camera, and Juan Pablo Gonzalez won a Bronze Award for his Air-Powered Car. Sofia also won special honors from Intel/Broadcom Masters and the Dr. and Mrs. Irving Shulman Memorial Award.
Congratulations to all the young men with acceptances to St. Peter's Prep: Adam Aziz, Nahyan Jamil, Lucas Motir, David Oliveras, Kyle O'Mara, Cody Ross, Daniel Wehrhahn, Musiq Linquist and Krish Naikaparaj.
Congratulations to all our young ladies accepted to Saint Dominic Academy: Jordan DeOcampo, Angelina Fontanez, Purvi Patel, Mimi McVey, Fiionna Gomez, Jordyn Montano, Annabel Payamps, and Rebecca Burghardt.
Congratulations to our students accepted to McNair Academic and High Tech High Schools - Anjali Amin, Dev Amin, Syndey Amar, Angelina Fontanez, Purvi Patel, Jordan DeOcampo, Jordyn Montano, Musiq Linquist, Krish Naikaparaj, Daniel Wehrhahn, and Kyle O'Mara.
The Liberty Choir has been rehearsing with Ms. Florencia on Thursday afternoons. It is anticipated that this choir will perform concerts at different venues in and around Jersey City. If you enjoy singing, this is a great way to express that gift. Coming this fall will be the Liberty Orchestra --open to all Catholic school students in Jersey City.
Dance and Taekwondo classes have begun a new session. Arts and crafts classes have been giving students an opportunity to express their creativity. Mrs. Millan's students have been enjoying the STEM enrichment class which is designed to extend STEM principles from the classroom. Our Technology Club with Sister Marie meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Spring Track has begun! Join Coach Sasso on Wednesdays and Thursdays to practice, prepare, and shape-up for the new season.
Save the Date(s): St. Nicholas School Tricky Tray - Friday, May 20th. School Spring Concert - Saturday, May 7th at Hudson Catholic H.S. at 1PM.
If you do not receive your 'Green Tuesday' e-mail please let me know. It is also available on the 'Principal's Letter' page.
Thank you to all of our parents and guardians for the trust you place in us each day to ‘embrace, nurture, and educate’ your children, preparing them for lives of service and leadership. It is our privilege and honor to do so.
May God bless you and protect you.
Mrs. Bernadette Miglin, Ed.S.
St. Nicholas School - The best place to be in Jersey City!