Entries by Jennifer Brooks

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 […]

Give with Target is back

Are you on Facebook &  want an easy-breezy way to raise money for Morning Star?  The Give with Target campaign is back for a second year!  Just click here and vote for our school.  (Or head to www.facebook.com/target) Once we get 25 votes, Target will donate $1 for every vote we receive–up to $10,000.  The […]

It’s August (Already?!)

Summer camp wrapped up yesterday at Morning Star.  A big thank you to Ms. Debbie & Mrs. Steele for creating such fun and engaging programs for the kids to enjoy. The Back to School Orientation is right around the corner on Friday, August 16th beginning at 3 pm.  Students may meet their teachers and classmates, […]

Summer Camp

Morning Star School will offer 4 weeks of summer camp this year!  Camp is available to Morning Star students.   HOURS:  Monday – Thursday, 9am – 2pm Week 1:  July 8, 9, 10, 11 Week 2:  July 15, 16, 17, 18 Week 3:  July 22, 23, 24, 25 Week 4:  July 29, 30, 31, & […]

Countdown to Summer Break

It’s been another wonderful year at Morning Star School.  It is hard to believe that the last day of school, June 7th, is just around the corner.  Please note that pick up will be at 11:00am that day.  Thank you to all the teachers, staff, students, and parents who make ours such a special community. […]

Fundraiser success

Hello All!  We met our sales goal with our chocolate fundraiser.  The school raised $3000 to help provide updated technology in each of the classrooms. Thank you to everyone who made this event a success.  At Morning Star, we believe that personalized attention is a crucial element in your child’s education.  Personalized attention coupled with the […]