Friday Flash

Friday Flash
May 19, 2023

Congratulations to our Carnival 50/50 Raffle winners! – Friday Drawing – C. Weed $790 and Saturday Drawing – Jeffrey Pascua $790! Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket!

To all of our Carnival sponsors and volunteers, our sincere thanks for helping us make this Carnival a success! Thank you to our Carnival Chair, LaDonna Sinsabaugh, and the Development team for helping put together another great school event.  

Golf News – Our team came in second place and only lost by 3 points to St. John’s with the lowest score SMS has ever posted! (140)

Davis R. tied for first place overall for the boys shooting a one under par (32). Brady R. tied for third overall for the boys shooting a 1 over par (34). Alex J. shot a 36. Dean J. shot a 38. Brayden A. shot a 44. James N. shot a 45.
They all did an amazing job!!!

Chick-Fil-A Day is Thursday, May 25th.  Order before 10:00am Wednesday, May 24th.

Greetings SMS Military Families!! The results for the Call for the Arts Military Child Contest are in and the winners are as follows:

K-2nd: 1st place goes to John E. in 2A

3rd-5th: 1st place goes to Esther E. in 5B , a close 2nd place goes to Matthew N. in 3B

Middle School: 1st place goes to Brayden A. in 7B

Congratulations!! Thank you all for participating and for the beautiful art and written experiences. It is truly insightful to see how Military Life has been for you (and your family). We hope you have a wonderful weekend!!

Please join us in support of a Bingo fundraiser to benefit Maison Fortune Orphanage Foundation on May 20th at St. Stephen Martyr.  Please see flyer and link for ticket information.

From the Music Corner:

1. Our Spring Musicale, “SMS Plus” will be performed in the Chapel at Regent University on Wed May 24, 2023 at 7pm.

A map to Regent University’s Chapel is attached!
Please park in the designated areas on the map (Lots L and K)

The Chapel is a white building with a steeple/cross (Building 6).

A map of the seating assignments is also attached.
8th Grade parents will have the first 7 rows reserved.
3rd – 7th grade student performers and homeroom teachers will have the back rows reserved.

8th Grade students will be sitting at the front near the stairs/stage.

There is ample seating on the first floor and there is an additional balcony seating upstairs.

Attire for all 3rd-8th grade students: class field day/uniform shirts, uniform shorts/skorts, sneakers.

Doors will open at 6pm.
Show will start at 7pm.
Show will last no more than 1 hour.

If your student is not able to participate, please email Mr. Goldberg.

2. The Elementary Choir will be performing the National Anthem on Sunday, May 21 at Harbor Park for the Norfolk Tides game against the Syracuse Mets at 1:05pm.

As a reminder, attached is a document explaining the rules and regulations of the Norfolk Tides game (Clear Bag Policy). (NorfolkTidesInformationB.doc)

8th-grade Graduates!

Final Graduation Fundraiser! Since so many of us want to celebrate our grad in different ways, we put together an opportunity to celebrate our 8th graders and make a little money towards our 8th-grade legacy gift.  Please see the link for all the options for your own décor at your home!  Thank you to Vivi’s aunt for putting these together for us.  All orders have to be in NO LATER THAN MAY 26th, so that everyone may receive them in time for graduation. Also, for the grad card rental, if you’d prefer the rental to be over the weekend after graduation either Friday or Saturday for the 1-day rental, please just let us know. All grad card rentals are set up the night before our graduation day if no prior arrangement is made.
Please click here.

From your Parent Teacher Guild

1. We are so excited that this year we’ve partnered with 1st Day School Supplies. They are going to save us up to 30% over shopping at big box stores like Target, Walmart and Amazon. Better yet, they are the undisputed leader in customized school supply kits. Providing us with only brand names you trust and respect like Ticonderoga, Crayola, Elmer’s and Clorox. So, what are you waiting for? Buy early and save!  Follow this link to purchase.

2. Tired of your kiddos misplacing jackets/hoodies/ water bottles/ etc.?

The PTG has partnered with Mabel’s Labels to offer you fun and colorful labels for all your clothes, water bottles, backpacks and more.  Go to this link and enter St. Matthew’s PTG (Virginia Beach).  20% of the profits will be returned directly to SMS PTG.  Never lose your children’s stuff again!!!


3. When you order pizza, order Papa John’s online and use code  SMSEAGLES.

Our school earns 20% back on every Papa John’s order


Thank you and have a great weekend.

Phone: (757) 420-2455