Tue Feb 25

  • Used Uniform Closet; 8:00am-9:00am, 3:00pm-4:00pm
  • Lost and Found Removed by 9:00am

Wed Feb 26

  • Ash Wednesday - All-School Mass; 8:30am, Church Dress Uniform Required.

Thur Feb 27

  • Lead Like A Saint - (6th - 8th)

Fri Feb 28

  • Dental Health Program (JK - 5th Grade)

Sat Feb 29

  • Daddy Daughter Dance 6-9pm in the Gym

February Event Calendar

February Lunch Menu

Volunteer Opportunities

Men’s Club Friday Night Bingo (2 Bingos per year required) Click here to sign up! PLEASE ALLOW THE VOLUNTEER TEAM TO ENTER FRIDAY BINGOS IN YOUR RENWEB ACCOUNT

Recess Volunteering February: Click here to sign up! March: Click here to sign up!

Bingo Set Up and Clean Up (Does not count towards Friday Night Bingo Obligation): February: Click here to sign up! March: Click here to sign up!

Teacher Hospitality Please click here

SGGS News and Events

Re-enrollment 2020-2021 School Year Re-enrollment for the 2020-2021 school year began on February 3rd. Enroll early to secure your child’s spot at SGGS! Please contact Kristie Kimener at or Amy Driscoll at with any questions regarding re-enrollment.

  • Families who enroll by March 15 will receive TWO dress down passes for each student in the family.
  • Families who enroll by April 15 will receive one dress down pass for each child in the family.
  • Students in the grade level with the highest percentage of re-enrolled students by May 15 will be entered into a drawing for a $100 gift card from Flynn and O’Hara.
  • As a reminder, the deadline for the Round One of financial aid is March 1.

Sibling Applications If you have a current student and will be adding a new Saint to SGGS next year, you need to fill out an SGGS application, wait to be accepted, and then you will complete an enrollment form for that student. New student applications (including siblings who are not currently enrolled at SGGS) can be found on our website under the Admissions tab.

Financial Aid 2020-2021 School Year The FACTS Grant and Aid Application is now open for the 2020-2021 school year. The application can be found here . Consideration for Round 1 of financial aid ends March 1st!

Early Dismissal Reminder If possible, students should not be picked up after 2:15pm for early dismissal. In addition, students should not return to their classrooms after dismissal. Page 15 of the SGGS Handbook

Read Across America Speaker Dr. M.G. Strate (former SGGS student) will be at Saint Gregory School on March 5, 2020, to come and speak to our students and for a book signing. Pre-order your copy of her book ABC's For a Child of God today! Just return this form with payment to your homeroom teacher by February 28, 2020. Find out more about Dr. Strate here !

Daddy Daughter Dance Enjoy a special evening of dinner and dancing among friends on Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 6pm to 9pm in the gym. Please click here for more information. The price increases after February 19th so turn in your registration today!

March SGGS Family Dinner Night Join us for next month's Family Dinner Night at Surf Rider Tuesday, March 3rd, 928 Diamond Springs Rd. #135 at the Cypress Point Shopping Center. Bring your flyer and Surf Rider will donate 15% of your total meal purchase back to SGGS. See you all there for some family fun and wear your SGGS swag to show off your school pride!

Senior Girls Basketball team Come see your Senior Girls Basketball team as they take on Saint Matt's AT ODU! Your Saints will be playing at Chartway Arena on Monday, February 24th at 6pm, admission and parking are FREE!

Harlem Globetrotters This is more than a basketball game. It is more than a show. It is the one and only Harlem Globetrotters! The game is March 14 with two different times, 2pm or 7pm. Get your tickets for the show at a discounted price of $23.50. Order forms can be found here and should be turned in to Mr. Duesberry. Please return all orders and monies by March 6th.

Tutoring for Military Families Expert tutors available around the clock at no cost to active duty military families . Tutoring sessions are between one student and one tutor who helps the student learn, complete homework assignments, improve writing skills, prep for tests and more. offers 40+ Subjects, all skill levels, and more than just the basics.

2019 Tax Information for Before and After School Care 2019 Tax Information can be found by logging into RenWeb and accessing your FACTS account. Further instructions can be found here and on RenWeb.

Do you have 20/20 Vision? Saints, your 2020 yearbooks are on sale NOW! Click here to order yours today!

SGGS Athletics

SGGS Track and Field Track season practices start the first week of March. The practice schedule and meeting dates are on the registration form. Please complete the form and send it, along with the registration fee, to the PE Office no later than Friday, 13 March! This is a hard deadline as our first meet is Monday, 23 March and our rosters and entries are due by Friday, 20 March.

Field Hockey Field Hockey registration is now in progress. The season will start at the end of March and go through the end of April. Registration ends Feb. 28th, no exceptions. If you have any questions please contact . Fill out the registration form here . If you are interested in coaching, please contact Mr. Duesberry..

SGGS Golf Team is seeking middle school golfers for the 2020 season that starts in March!️ Please email Coach Eric Gundayao at . Include your email if your child is interested and he will add you to the distribution list. We will take younger kids depending on skill level. Thanks!

SGGS Baseball Baseball season is about to begin. Please fill out the registration form and turn in to Mr. Duesberry if you are planning to play. Baseball is open to middle school students. If you have any questions, email Mr. Duesberry at .

FREE Catholic High School Baseball Clinic - Join CHS Baseball Coach Donovan Waefler at Hampton Roads Sports Academy on February 29, 2020, from 9am-12pm for a free skills clinic. Check here for more information. Contact Donovan Waefler to register or questions: .

Spring Soccer Spring Soccer registration is in progress! The spring season dates are March 7 to May 2, 2020. SGGS usually has teams for JK-8th grade. Go to to register. If you are interested in coaching you must be VIRTUS-certified before the season begins. Direct any soccer questions to Note: Middle school students may want to join our new middle school-only soccer team. Please see the message below for more information.

Boys Lacrosse Team at SGGS for 7th and 8th grade players! St. Gregory the Great will be hosting a boy's lacrosse team for the Spring 2020 season through Coastal Crush. Join the first ever St. Gregory the Great Boys Lacrosse Team. If you have any questions, please contact Mark Hargrave at 757-416-4149. Registration for the team is through the Coastal Crush website. Request Mark Hargrave as coach in the comments section.

Girls Lacrosse Team at SGGS for 7th and 8th grade players We are excited to field a Saints girls lacrosse team! NO EXPERIENCE necessary and equipment (stick, goggles) will be provided. Come learn the fastest growing sport for female athletes, but more importantly, come have FUN with us and learn something new! Fill out the form here to register. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Duesberry at . In the meantime, please consider registering for the TRYLAX lacrosse clinic. See link below. Participants get a free stick!

Clubs and Enrichment Activities

Photography After School Club There will be an interest meeting for a photography after-school club, next Thursday, February 27th at 2:50pm in room 106 of Guardian Angel Hall. This club will be open to all 4th-8th grade students. If your child is interested in the club, please plan to attend the meeting next week. If you and/or your students are unable to attend, please send Colleen Thompson an email of your interest so you will receive important/signup information.

Parish News

Daycare Teacher Full-Time  Position for a high energy candidate providing developmentally appropriate care and education to children (6 weeks through 3 years old) in learning activities designed to promote emotional, social, physical, spiritual and intellectual growth in a safe environment. Plans and organizes classroom lessons and activities. Some food preparation for infants, cleaning of equipment/classrooms, serves meals/snacks brought by children and provides other assistance in the implementation of early childhood instructional programming. Prepares daily activity sheets for each child. Excellent organizational and communication skills needed. The ability to work as a team and multitask is a must. Prior experience in childcare work. College course work in Child Development for Early Childhood Certification is a plus. Compensation is based on experience and education $10.00 - $12.00 per hour. Benefits offered as a part of the Catholic Diocese of Richmond. Please email your resume to

NEXT ADULT FAITH FORMATION SERIES COMING SOON! “FORGIVEN: The Transforming Power of Confession” by Augustine Institute. Do you ever feel guilty of wrongdoings? God searches for you and welcomes you home. Jesus invites you to encounter His mercy and be healed by His love, especially in the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Please see the flyer for more details including registration.

SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE SUPPER The Knights of Columbus St. Benedict Council 9056 is sponsoring their traditional Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at St. Gregory the Great Church on February 25, 2020, in Immaculata Hall from 5:00PM to 7:00PM. Menu includes Pancakes, Bacon, Sausage, Fruit, Cereal, Milk, Coffee, Tea and Juice. Tickets will be sold at the door. Adults $5.00… Children 4 – 12 yrs. $3.00...Under 4 Free. Bring the family and enjoy some of the “lightest, best tasting pancakes this side of heaven.” Shrove Tuesday dates back to the Middle Ages when the day before Ash Wednesday marked the time of spiritual preparation centering on repentance and confession. Since Christians had to abstain from eating meat, fat, eggs and dairy products during the 40 days of Lent, pancakes were an easy way to use up many of the staples that otherwise would go bad during the Lenten fast. Bring family and friends and join brother Knights and the church community in enjoying a delicious pre-Lenten Pancake Supper feast in preparation for the Lenten Season.

Saints Weekly Please submit items for the Saints Weekly by Thursday at noon to Kristie Kimener at

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Our Mission at Saint Gregory the Great Catholic School is to evangelize the Good News of Jesus Christ in order to transform lives, hearts, and minds through exemplary teaching and learning, worship, faith formation, and discipleship through service. As members of God’s diverse family, we treasure the rich traditions of our Roman Catholic faith and welcome all to a spiritual home and to an enlightened, joyful, and vibrant life in Christ.


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