Entries by Jennifer Brooks

Catholic Daughters Fashion Show Benefits Morning Star School

The Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court St. John Vianney #1944 hosted their 39th Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon benefiting Morning Star School on Thursday, February 13th.  The ladies put on a wonderful event with fashions provided by Annabel’s of St. Pete Beach.  Thank you, Catholic Daughters, for your devotion to Morning Star!

Catholic Schools Week

Morning Star School Catholic Schools Week Schedule:  January 27-31, 2014 Monday, January 27th:  MIX IT UP MONDAY No uniforms today!  Put together your best mis-matched outfit to wear to school. Tuesday, January 28th:  ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE All classes will be collecting the following items for the St. Pete Free Clinic.  Students, please bring your donations […]

Congratulations Mrs. Steele!

A hearty congratulations goes to Mrs. Phyllis Steele, Chick-fil-A’s teacher of the month for January 2014.  Mrs. Steele was presented with her award, a Chick-fil-A gift certificate and flowers on Tuesday, December 17th during the Christmas lunch for the students.  Please read more about Mrs. Steele and Morning Star in the January 2014 issue of […]

Poinsettias, Spirit Night & Santa Parade — Oh My!

As we move quickly into the holiday season, there are many events going on at Morning Star. The annual Christmas Poinsettia Fundraiser has begun.  Students are now taking orders for these big and beautiful plants.  The cost is 1 for $6 or 4 for $20.  Students, order forms must be turned in by December 2nd. […]

Fundraiser Success!

Thank you to everyone who helped make our Annual Auction Fundraiser on October 26th a wonderful event!  That night we raised over $28,000 for the students of Morning Star making it our most successful fundraiser to date.

The Auction is Almost Here

October 26th is right around the corner!  We are busily working on the final details in order to make this year’s auction our biggest –and most fun–event ever.  Thank you to all the Morning Star families and supporters for your hard work, donations and generosity of spirit.  A very special thank you to the wonderful […]

SCAPES: City, Land & Word

Artwork from some of the students of Morning Star is on display during the month of October at the Morean Art Center and in the rotunda of the Pastoral Center, both located in St. Petersburg.  Entitled SCAPES:  City, Land & Word, the exhibits are influenced by the styles of artists Udomsak Krisanamis, David Hockney, Paul […]

School Pictures Rescheduled

Andrea Walls with Off The Walls Photography will be at Morning Star on  Thursday, October 10th to take both class and individual student pictures. For Individual Photos:   Candid and posed photos will be taken of each student on picture day.  Order forms with proof sheets for all individual pictures will be handed out approximately one week […]