Daily Announcements

Menu: Hamburger/Bun Tator Tots Peas Fruit Milk OR Chef Salad
Monday: Fruit Milk OR Chef Salad ________________________________________________________________________
All school Mass celebration this morning at 8:15 in the St. Boniface Church.
Pope John will not have school on Wednesday, December 7th due to State One Act. St. Boniface will have school.
Good Luck to our JV and varsity basketball teams as we host Niobrara-Verdigre this afternoon at 4:00 in the EPS Gym. There will be 3 quarters of JV games each. JV girls are dismissed at 3:10 this afternoon,
Good Luck to our wrestling team competing in the Howells-Doge Tournament (@ Howells) tomorrow. Meet begins at 9:30 a.m.
Congratulations to all our basketball teams on their wins over Riverside yesterday.
Elgin FFA is having a Quilt Drive from December 1st and give to any FFA members. See poster in the front hall for more information.
Our annual CCPJ Breakfast is this Sunday in the St. Boniface Gym from 9:00 a.m. until noon.
Pope John and St. Boniface families are asked to donate one NEW Christmas gift (unwrapped) for kids/families in need in our local area. Toys, books, winter gear, blankets, clothing, gift cards, etc. are all welcome. *Be creative*—think about the needs of others. Estimated gift cost is $15 per family. Gifts are due Friday, December 9th.
Elgin’s Hometown Christmas event is looking for 2-3 students to work at a build-a-gift/craft table on Wednesday, December 7 from 5-7 p.m. Students in grades 7-12 who are available are asked to sign up in the school office by this FRIDAY. *Great opportunity to have some fun with the little kiddos building gifts/crafts.
Any 9-12 student interested in trying out for quiz bowl please stop and let Mrs. Bartak know.

Bible verse of the day

Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.