CHECK OUT GC’s STUDENT VIDEO: A Day in the Life of a Ram

Matt Murphy 3Check out well-produced student video on “A Day in the Life of a Ram”, which debuted at Gloucester Catholic’s 2019 Open House on October 17th.

To set up a visit to the school for your son or daughter as a “Ram for a Day,” fill out the Ram for a Day Form on this web site and submit. For additional information,  contact Admissions Director Tom Flynn at tflynn@gchsrams.org.

 

 

Virtual and At Home Volunteer Opportunities 2020-2021

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* PLEASE EMAIL MRS.SILBER IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ANY OF THESE ACTIVITIES*

1. Sacred Heart School
(option 1) Thanksgiving Crafts- come up with cute Thanksgiving craft ideas to send home with the K-3rd grade students at Sacred Heart School. Think coloring pages, DIY Turkey crafts, pilgrim hats (get creative). Make sure you have all of the included supplies before you donate.

(option 2) Christmas Goody Bags/ Stockings- stuff mini stockings or Christmas themed goody bags with treats and items for the students at Sacred Heart Elementary School.

 

2. Cathedral Kitchen
(option 1) make turkey or beef bologna and cheese or PB&J sandwiches. Any type of bread is fine (wheat even better if you can get it). Any amount is welcome. Please place each sandwich in a sealed baggie.

(option 2) We appreciate the fruit (apples and/or oranges), snacks (granola bar, trail mix, etc.), bottled water, etc. Please keep the items separate (do not bag in lunch bags).

(option 3) You can also make utensil packets, plastic fork, knife, spoon, napkin (and salt & pepper packets if you can find them) and handi-wipe in a sealed sandwich-size baggie. Any amount is welcome.

(option 4) Donate the following: Winter “stretchy” gloves similar to these, but do not have to be from Amazon: https://amzn.to/33JrNeQ, Small tissue packs, Hand sanitizer (sample size), Handi-wipes (individually wrapped), Masks (prefer double ply with a “pinched” nose for better coverage), unisex winter hats, unisex winter gloves, travel sized body wash, travel sized tissues.

(option 5) Make some Thanksgiving cards for the guests at Cathedral Kitchen for the Thanksgiving holiday-  No glitter, please! Due by mid-November.

3. Catholic Charities Camden

(option 1) We are hosting an event for our Veterans in early November so this will be an amazing thing to give away. We are expecting around 200 people at our event. Please make ‘blessing bags’ for the veterans. Freezer bags or drawstring bags would be best.

In the bags we should have (travel size is best):

Body Wash/ Soap

Shampoo

Hand sanitizer

Masks

Razors

Shaving Cream

Deodorant

Toothbrush

Tooth paste

Feminine Hygiene Products (only needed in some)

Body Lotion

Chapstick

Handwarmers

Brush or Comb

(option 2) We need more ppe supplies for students. Can your students collect items from this list and pack them into large plastic bags that we can give to individual students? They can even decorate the plastic bag (if it doesn’t rub off on skin and clothes) or make a card to put inside. Here are things that the students could assemble into the bag:
Hand sanitizer (please no sanitizer that has toxins – none with methanol or 1-propanol in them or made in Mexico)

Wipes to clean school desks

Small packs of tissues

Gloves

 

4. UM Communities Adult Rehab Facility
(option 1) make Thanksgiving cards to be handed out to the elderly and long term residents at the facility. These will be handed out during the holiday to lift spirits.
(option 2)  make Christmas cards to be handed out to the elderly and long term residents at the facility. These will be handed out during the holiday to lift spirits.

5. A Light in the Darkness is looking for people to get little small gifts for homeless  in Camden for the Holiday season. They are looking for hand warmers, candy, sweatshirts, sweatpants, bottled sodas/juices, and handmade/store bought cards with inspiring and positive messages. They are donating until Christmas. Contact Mrs. Silber before starting this- drop off donations directly to room 203.

Save the Date: Gloucester Catholic Open House Slated for October 17

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Gloucester Catholic Junior Senior High School will host its annual Open House for Prospective Students, grades 6 through 12, on Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 7 to 9 p.m.

During the Open House, students will find many opportunities to learn about Gloucester Catholic’s programs, including academics, athletics, extra-curricular activities, scholarships, and spiritual programs. Information on transportation and financial aid will be available.

All incoming students and their family members are invited to attend this Open House. For additional information, please visit us at www.gchsrams.org or call Mr. Tom Flynn, Admissions Department at (856) 456-4400, Ext. 228.

Gloucester Catholic Welcomes Rev. Philip Ramos, AM, as Director of Catholic Identity

Father RamosGloucester Catholic welcomes Rev. Philip Ramos, AM, as part-time Director of Catholic Identity at Gloucester Catholic for the 2019-20 school year. The announcement was made by Bishop Dennis Sullivan, Diocese of Camden.

In addition to his duties at Gloucester Catholic, Fr. Ramos will serve as part time Parochial Vicar, Saint Simon Stock, Berlin. Fr. Ramos has served as a formator in the Seminary and Parochial Vicar in the Philippines and recently served as Parochial Vicar, Christ Our Light, Cherry Hill.

2nd Annual Christine McKenna Memorial Golf Outing Set for October 5

The 2nd Annual Christine McKenna Memorial Golf Outing will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Ed Oliver Golf Club in Wilmington, DE.
Chris, a devoted and beloved member of the Gloucester Catholic family for 12 years, passed away in 2018 following a tough battle with breast cancer.
Proceeds from the tournament benefit incoming Gloucester Catholic students.
Beer and soda is included for golfers during play and a driving range is available during registration. A lunch/banquet will be held after play around 3 pm along with a basket auction and 50/50.
Return registration form and sponsorship information to:
Sean Swayngim
204 Wells Lane
Springfield, PA 19064
Registration and payment due by September 21.
Click below for the registration form.
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