WHO: ALL St. Paul
School Students are
expected to sing in worship during the school year as
WHAT IF: Please make it a
priority to be in worship to
use musical skills in service to the Lord. Your children feel
most secure when everyone is there to sing like they
the Online Calendar! - just choose the Music
Ministry Interest Group to see only music activities. ALL of
Gr. K-8 sing in September (church picnic), January (National
Lutheran Schools Week), and May. In addition they usually sing in
class groupings (Gr. K-2, 3-5, or 6-8) once each in the fall and
Meet: When Gr. K-2, 3-5, or
K-8 sing together, we DO NOT
meet beforehand - just sit with families until called
up. For Gr. 6-8. we
Minutes before the service in the church balcony.
Teachers will be on hand to help them practice, line up, and pray
before the service.
DURING Worship: Students sit with
families before and after they sing (usually within the first 20
minutes). You may need to discuss where you are sitting or tell
them to meet you in the narthex (back of church).
WHAT IF WE CAN'T BE THERE?: In advance, if at all
possible, please contact the
homeroom teacher or Miss Bremer. You can write, call, or email
(email@example.com). This is an excellent time to teach
your child the responsibility of communicating an absence, and
thinking about it will affect others who are part of the group.
Help model for your child how to be courteous when conflicts arise
on your calendar. Communicating also gives teachers time to
plan alternative arrangements if necessary.
CHRISTMAS SERVICES: Christmas services for
students will be different
days/times. Pre-K and
Kindergarten will have their services on a Sunday
afternoon. Grades 1-3 and 4-8 will have their
services on Wednesday mornings/evenings in December.