In my younger days, my college track buddies and I would take weekend hiking trips around the Wonderland Trail. One such excursion took us to Tolmie Peak. Originally a fire lookout, it's a looming .9-mile jaunt from Eunice Lake.
Join us for an exciting adventure Down Under in July 2019! There will be an informational meeting for parents and students on Thursday, March 22 at 3:00pm in Room B224. All those interested in attending are welcome. See our flyer and website for more information and contact Mr. Wright with questions.
Join us on Friday, March 23 for our fourth annual community Easter Egg Hunt! The hunt begins promptly at 3:30pm. Kids of all ages will search high and low for over 1,000 eggs filled with treasures. Everyone is welcome - invite your friends and neighbors! For more information, contact Rebecca Nuffer.
Let the Adventure Begin and support Kennedy Catholic! Online auction bidding closes Sunday, March 18 at 9:00pm. Bid on restaurant gift cards, vacation get-aways, handbags, local services and much, much more! Bid online now!
The procurement deadline has now passed. At this time, we can only accept $400 cash donations. All current school families are required to make an auction donation. Online donations can be made here. Thank you!
Scholarships for returning students for the 2018-19 school year are now available on our website and will be open through March 20. Candidates may apply for more than one scholarship in a given cycle if the candidate meets the scholarship requirements. Please pay special attention to the instructions when submitting your application. Visit our website to read about the available scholarships and to apply. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Rebecca Nuffer.
In coordination with our local law enforcement, we are conducting an emergency lockdown drill on Wednesday, March 21. We will be debriefing the drill with the faculty and staff at the end of the day to review our procedures.
Attendance Reminder: If your student is going to be absent, tardy, or needs to leave early, a parent/guardian MUST send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Attendance Office at 206.246.3787 before 9am to excuse the absence. You can see your student's attendance record on Skyward.
Reconciliation will be offered on Wednesday, March 28, 1pm-2:45pm with Fr. Patrick Sherrard from St. Paul and Fr. Jim Northrup from St. Thomas.
Please join us at Holy Thursday Mass at 10:30am in the gym on Thursday, March 29. The New Orleans Spring Break Service Trip volunteers will be our liturgical ministers while Praise Band will be our music ministers. Fr. Bryan Dolejsi, Vocations Director for the Archdiocese of Seattle and parish priest for St. Benedict, is our celebrant.
St. Vincent de Paul members will be taking up a collection after mass as students exit the gym. Please be generous! The collection will benefit St. Vincent de Paul.
Please join us in the gym on Friday, March 30 at 9am for our Good Friday Stations of the Cross which will be prayerfully led by Connie Dodge's Theology classes.
Twenty-one sophomores and juniors are heading to New Orleans for spring break to serve with Habitat for Humanity. Please keep them in your prayers. Thank you to our faculty/staff chaperones: Ms. Lopez, Ms. Harrington, Mr. Janicki, and Coach Moore!
Seniors interested in a contemplative retreat are encouraged to go on the Senior Capstone Retreat on Saturday, April 21 from 8:30am-4pm at UW's Newman Center. This day-long retreat will focus on how God is calling you to use your gifts now and as you live into adulthood. Adoration, Reconciliation, and Mass will be a part of this unique retreat. Please stop by Campus Ministry for more information.
Join us for many liturgical, sacramental, and prayer opportunities at Kennedy Catholic during Lent! Click "Read More" to see details. Also please check out our daily Lenten Calendar!
Don't miss the fun! Kennedy Catholic Theatre presents Disney's High School Musical, March 15-18 at the Highline Performing Arts Center - four shows only. Tickets available at both lunches, in the main office, at the door and online through Brown Paper Tickets.
Mothers, are you ready to 'Capture the Moment' with your daughters? You won't want to miss this fun and unique event, hosted by the Parent Club - and time is running out! Daughters can purchase tickets at the Knight Stand, or you can purchase them online. For only $20 per person, you will make (and take home!) memories with fun photo booths and props, and enjoy a catered dinner by Chipotle. The event is Tuesday, March 20 from 6pm-9pm in the Kennedy Catholic cafeteria, so get your tickets today!
Kennedy Catholic Parents, the Parent Club needs YOU! We are looking to fill some key roles being vacated by dedicated parents with graduating seniors. The Parent Club focuses on enhancing the experience of every student - with events like the Father/Daughter and Mother/Son Dinner and Dances, the upcoming Mother/Daughter Dinner Event, and by providing funding for various activities, improvements for our faculty, and generally making Kennedy Catholic a great place to learn and work.
Please consider joining us as Secretary or Event Planner for the Father/Daughter Dinner and Dance for the coming year. Contact Melody Fitzgerald for more information.
Seniors, please submit a baby photo of you and your sibling(s) if they currently attend Kennedy Catholic. Drop off a hard copy of the photo to Mrs. Gurnard's mailbox or email a digital version to email@example.com. The deadline for submission of a photo is March 23.