Sunday, March 18, 2018

Message from Sonia Labozzetta, PTO President

Thank you to all of the families who volunteered for or donated items to the Sweetheart Dance and St. Patrick's Day/St. Joseph's Day Bake Sale.  Both were well attended and nice community events. 
Thank you to Denise Pertuz and Rosemary Fernandez for chairing the Sweetheart Dance.
Thank you to Elaina DeVardo for chairing the bake sale. 
Thank you to MaryLu Vincent and Sandra Leyden for chairing the Poor Man's Luncheon. 
Thank you to Michele Gomes for coordinating the Valentine's Day treat for the Upper School and for all the work you did for the Tricky Tray.

The Gala is only one month away!  It's going to be an amazing event!  We hope you will attend the event and support us by soliciting donations for the raffle baskets, silent auction, journal ads and sponsorships.
A few reminders:
- Please submit your volunteer sheet with hours completed to date to Gina Barnes.  
- The Easter Egg Hunt will be held Tuesday, March 27.  We need volunteers that morning as well as on Friday, March 23rd in the morning to prepare for the event.
- Please submit your $5 per child to your Class Chairperson for the Class Journal Ad for the Gala.

Monday, March 12, 2018

PTO Meeting - Tueday, March 13, 2018

2017-2018 Parent Teacher Organization

The PTO meeting will be held on
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Lower School Cafeteria

Saint Joseph Schools Occupational Therapist will be the guest speaker.  She will provide an overview of the Timocco software and respond to parents questions.  She will provide information on setting  up the account at home so that parents can be involved in the learning process with their child. 

All parents are encouraged to attend and stay informed!

Thursday, March 8, 2018

NO SCHOOL - Thursday, March 8, 2018

Saint Joseph School will be CLOSED today Thursday, March 8, 2018 due to the weather. Stay safe.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Delayed opening Thursday, 3/8/18

Due to the impact of the snow storm, SJS will have a 2 hour delayed opening Thursday, March 8, 2018. School will open at 10am for students. NO BEFORE CARE.
Upper School students and teachers are cautioned regarding downed Verizon phone lines in front of the school; Verizon is notified, as is New Milford PD.

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Sweetheart Dance - Friday, March 9, 2018

The PTO requests the honor of your presence at the 5th Annual
Friday, March 9, 2018
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Open to students in PK-3 thru 8th Grade and
their parents/guardians.
$5.00 per person
Event Includes DJ and Dancing, Photo Booth Opportunity*Snacks and Desserts.
Pizza Available for Purchase
*Bring your camera to take a picture in our
Photo Booth area!

The reservation forms were sent home with the students. Please send in your reply with payment as soon as possible.
Checks should be made payable to
St. Joseph PTO

Please send in a Family Photo along with your RSVP for a display at the dance.

Baked Good / Volunteers Needed for Bake Sale

We are in need of baked goods / volunteers for our Saint Patrick's / Saint Joseph's Bake Sale

Can you help with our traditional holiday bake sale? 
 Whether you bake your own or buy and donate, your baked goods (cakes, cookies, brownies, etc.) would be greatly appreciated for our Friday, March 16th Bake Sale.

Volunteers are needed to set up in the cafeteria at 12:30pm on March 16, 2018. 

If you can help, please let Elaina DeVardo know by emailing her at

Saint Patrick's / Saint Joseph's PTO Bake Sale - March 16, 2018

The Saint Patrick's / Saint Joseph's
PTO Bake Sale will be held on
March 16, 2018
Lower School Cafeteria
Stop by and get some goodies!!

Internet Safety For Parents - March 21, 2018

Hackensack 'Health Views' Programs

The Hackensack Health Views March/April newsletter issue is offering the following programs 

Safe Sitter Babysitting Training class
Designed for Young Teens in Grade 6 to 8.
SATURDAY: March 24, 2018 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Hackensack University Medical Center, David and Alice Jurist Research Lecture Hall, 40 Prospect Ave. 
Call: 551-996-2401 to register. 

Panel on Bullying
Panel members will discuss the legal implications and health effects of bullying and how to empower your child.
THURSDAY: April 5, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Pascack Valley Medical Center
Call: 1-877-848-9355 or visit: to register.

Monday, February 26, 2018

Message from Sonia Labozzetta, PTO President

Congratulations to Darren Rosen, Ivette Niebergall and AnnaMaria Gugliotta for chairing another successful Tricky Tray!  Thank you so much for all you do for St. Joseph School! We truly appreciate you!
Thank you to Jennifer Casey for the amazing job you did soliciting donations. 
Thank you to everyone who contributed their time and made donations to make this event so successful.