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Comet News - Thursday, June 6

Comet Calendar - Tuition Payment Information -News from Campus - General Announcements

COMET CALENDAR
JUNE

8- ACT test
10-11-Used Uniform Sale
10-13- Starstepper Mini-Camp
10-14- Basketball Camp Ages 12-15
11- FBT Loan Deadline
17-20- Cheerleader Mini-Camp
24-28- Soccer Mini-Camp
26-28- Romaguera Senior Portrait Session Dates
30- Blood Drive for Stormy Decker

JULY

1-5- School Office Closed
13- ACT test
15-16/18-19- Football Camp
22-31- School Office Closed

2019-2020
Tuition Payment Information

Thank you for choosing St. Charles Catholic High School for your teenager. We say that a Catholic high school education is the best choice for what matters most, and we mean it. After all, what’s more important than our children and our faith? At the same time, we understand the difficulties that families face when deciding how to pay for a Catholic high school education. We appreciate your commitment.

Our strong academic results open the door to success at the college level. More than 2/3 of our students receive college scholarship offers. Last year they were able to attain merit-based scholarships totaling over $5 million. St. Charles Catholic High School represents a strong investment that can prepare our students for college and careers while providing a direct benefit in college affordability.

The most important part of an SCC education is raising our children in the Catholic faith. It’s the day-to-day teaching of faith and values, praying together, and putting our faith into action through service to others. These are all part of the witness we pass on to students each and every day. And it’s that daily, ordinary witness that changes lives.

Thank you for partnering with us for 2019-2020 and seeing the value in an SCC education! Please note the important upcoming tuition dates below.

Option 1 - Tuition and Fees to be paid in full by July 5, 2019. (You may make partial payments of the total tuition and fees through this date). This deadline is only for those who will not obtain a loan from FBT. Please note that this amount may be paid through FBT online or by a cashier’s check to the front office. Please be sure that the student’s name is listed on the cashier’s check.

Option 2 - Finance up to 100% of Tuition and Fees with a FBT tuition loan. You can also pay the tuition partially and finance the balance.

Financing Options and Loan Terms: If you choose to finance all or a portion of tuition and fees, you may set up a tuition loan by June 11, 2019. The loan term will be ten (10) months paid monthly if obtained by June 11,2019. The interest rate on the tuition loan is 5.0%. There is no pre-payment penalty if you decide to pay the loan off early. In addition, a credit check is not required for the borrower(s). Your monthly payments will begin July 2019. An annual fee of $35.00 will be assessed on the advance date of your loan and billed on your first statement.

For a loan term of nine (9) months, the tuition loan set up must be completed by July 11, 2019. All terms remain the same. Monthly payments for the nine (9) month loan will begin August 2019.

Alert! Change in Tuition & Fees Important Dates
There has been a date change for the deadline to have loan applications submitted and approved by the school. The date should be June 11, 2019 and not June 21, 2019 as previously posted.
This deadline relates to obtaining a loan with a 10 month term. If submitted and/or approved after this date, the loan will be 9 months.

SENIORS & PARENTS OF SENIORS:

Mrs. Bologna sent two important emails to your parents’ emails on May 29th, she is concerned that some of you may not have seen it, because apparently it may have gone to some people’s junk folder. She will send them again this afternoon so please check your emails and if they are not visible check your junk mail please.

If you have already taken care of this , thank you and just ignore these emails!

2019 SUMMER CAMPS
St. Charles Catholic High School is excited to host the following camps this summer. Our camps are coordinated, staffed, and implemented by our exceptional faculty and coaches, continuing our school mission outside of the traditional academic year. For more information, please call (985) 652-3809 or visit our website at www.stcharlescatholic.org.

 

Athletic Performance Camp (Boys and Girls) - June 3rd– July 18th
3 session times available on Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday mornings
(7 week program)
Focuses on strength training, speed, power, and flexibility
Grades 7th – 12th
Contact: Courtland Taylor taylor.courtland@stcharlescatholic.org

Ages 12-15 Basketball Camp (Boys and Girls) – June 10th through June 14th
Time: 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm ½ Ages: 12– 15 yrs. ½Price $100
Contact: Front Office (985)-652-3809

Starstepper Mini Camp – June 10th through June 13th
Time: 9 am – Noon ½Ages: 4 – 13 yrs. ½ Price $50
Contact: Sarah Faucheux (985)-817-9883 faucheux.sarah@stcharlescatholic.org

Cheerleader Mini Camp – June 17th through June 20th
Time: 9 am – Noon ½Ages: 4 – 13 yrs. ½ Price $50
Contact: Denille Monica (225)-445-1018 / scccheer19@gmail.com

Soccer Camp (Boys and Girls) – June 24th through June 28th
Time: 8:30 – 11:30 am ½ Ages: 4 – 13 yrs. ½Price $20/day or $80/week
Contact: Michelle Lemoine (504)-952-8373 ⁄ mlemoine8@yahoo.com

Football Camp – July 15th, 16th, 18th, and 19th (No camp on Wednesday)
Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 am ½ Ages: 7 – 13 yrs. ½ Price $100
Contact: Frank Monica (985)-652-3809 ext. 108 or (504)-915-0374

Recent Grads: Drop-off your SCC uniforms this upcoming week - clean and folded! Thank you!

Current students, have you out-grown your school uniforms? If so, bring
them by the front office Monday morning to donate to the used
unifrom sale.

On Monday, June 10th from 1-3 pm and on Tuesday, June 11th from 1-3 pm and from 6-7pm, SCC will hold its annual used uniform sale. Mrs. Connie Powell will be facilitating this opportunity.

SCC Summer Baseball Camp
What a great week of baseball camp with a phenomenal turnout! Awesome campers! Thanks for coming out!

Starsteppers at American Allstar Camp
This week, the Starsteppers are out in Hammond at Southeastern Louisiana University participating in the American Allstar Summer Camp. During this intense week of choreography training and team building, the dancers will be competing against teams from all over the region as well as showing off their home routine. Good luck, ladies!

SCHOOL INFORMATION & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Course Requests Emailed Today
A copy of student course requests was emailed to all registered students (9th - 12th) for next school year. Please note that this was not a schedule for next year, simply the schedule request. If you did not receive a course request email, please contact the front office to complete your registration as soon as possible.

Cafeteria Announcement
The School Food and Nutrition Services would like to announce changes in lunch prices for the 2019-2020 school year:

Breakfast- High School : $2. 25; Reduced: $.30
Lunch- High School: $3.25; High School Special Lunch: $3.75; Reduced- $.40

There is always a risk of state and/or federal funding cuts. If this were to occur, these prices would adjust accordingly.

Used Uniform Sale
On Monday, June 10th from 1-3 pm and on Tuesday, June 11th from 1-3 pm and from 6-7pm, SCC will hold its annual used uniform sale. Mrs. Connie Powell will be facilitating this opportunity. Anyone looking to bring in old uniforms to contribute to the sale may do so anytime before these dates, even today! Items can be dropped off at the office.

2019 Graduation Pictures
Romaguera sent a link to the Class of 2019 parents to order Graduation Ceremony Photos. If you did not receive the link please call Romaguera Photography at 504-828-3064. The link is personalized to each graduate and was sent on May 12.

Class of 2020 Graduation picture summer sessions
All current juniors were given a postcard from Romaguera Photography with the Super Senior Week yearbook and senior portraits dates on campus from June 26 - 28. Call the studio or book online. The pictures taken at this time will be used in the yearbook.

Dual Enrollment for 2019-2020
Attention all students who have signed up to take a Dual Enrollment Course next school year (2019-2020): According to a directive for Southeastern Louisiana University, you "must have a minimum UNWEIGHTED GPA of 2.5 and a composite ACT score of 19 (or equivalent)."

To take English and foreign language, you must also have "an English subscore of at least 18." To take math, you must also have "a math subscore of at least 19."

"To take biology, students must have both the math and English subscores."

Please note that "seniors in their second semester must have both the math and English subscores to take ANY [semester] dual enrollment course." These score must be achieved before enrolling in the Dual Enrollment courses; therefore, if you have not yet taken the ACT or have not yet achieved these required scores, you must take the ACT before the first day of school in August. There is an ACT scheduled for June 8 and one for July 13.
SUMMER SERVICE OPPORTUNITY FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans is offering a summer service program, Students Engaging in Reflective Volunteer Experiences, SERVE. This an opportunity for high school students to give back to the community and achieve the service hours required by many parochial high schools. Sessions run for four weeks with options to earn 12-32 hours. SERVE sites include a homeless shelter, two adult day healthcare centers, and a food bank. Students must be incoming freshman through seniors. Registration is non- refundable –$15 for Mini-SERVE or $30 for SERVE. Registration is open now until full. All participants will receive a t-shirt. For more information contact Shannon Murphy, Director of Volunteers at (504) 310-6962. Register online at http://www.ccano.org/serve-app/

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