Sacred Heart Cathedral Catholic School - Dodge City, KS

April News for 2nd Grade!

April 2nd - All School Picture

April 3rd - 1:30 Early Dismissal

April 4th - Mass K-4 Confessions for grades 2-8 following mass.

April 5th - Adoration/Stations of the Cross 12:40 p.m. /Benediction

April 10th - Home and School Meeting/Science Fair

April 11th - No School for students

April 18th - 1:30 Dismissal for Holy Thursday

April 19th - No School - Good Friday

April 22nd - No School - Easter Monday

April 27th - First Holy Communion for 2nd grade at 5:00 p.m. at COLG

2nd Grade News - March 2019

March 1 - End of 3rd Quarter

March 5 - Parent -Teacher Conferences 3:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

March 6 - Ash Wednesday - Mass at 8:10 at Sacred Heart Cathedral Catholic School

March 7 - No School - Parent-Teacher Conferences 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

March 8- No School

March 11 - 15 - Spring Break

Reminder -  Sacred Heart 2nd Grade plans to make their First Holy Communion as a class at COLG on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the 5:00 p.m. mass. 


February 2nd Grade News 2019

2/01 - Noon Dismissal

2/06 - 1:30 p.m. Early dismissal

2/18 - No School

2/25 - Blue Jean Day

2nd Grade January 2019 Events

Happy New Year! - Welcome to Quarter 3

January 7th - School back in session

            11th - First Friday Adoration

            16th - 1:30 early dismissal

            21st - No School

            28 - Feb 1st - Catholic School's Week!

Monday 1/28 - Crazy Head to Toe Day

Tuesday 1/29 - Favorite Team/Blue Jean Day (Kansas Birthday!)

Wednesday 1/30 - Disney/Storybook Character or Cougar t-shirt

Thursday 1/31 - Tie Dye and Blue Jean Day

Friday 2/01 - House t-shirt/Blue Jean Day  12:00 Dismissal


Reading/Language Arts/Spelling/Phonics/Grammar:  2nd Grade Reading Street Unit 4:  Our Changing World

Skill:  Draw Conclusions

Strategy:  Background Knowledge

Review:  Character and Setting

Vocabulary Skill:  Multiple-Meaning Words.

Fluency:  Accuracy and Appropriate Rate

Conventions:  Adjectives and Our Senses

Writing:  A Friendly Letter

Social Studies:  Land/Water Maps

Science:  Earthquakes and Volcanoes

Math - Topic 10 Place Value to 1,000

Religion:  First Communion Preparation continued




2018 2nd Grade December Events

December 8th - Immaculate Conception - (Holy Day of Obligation)

December 16th - First Reconciliation Services for Second Grade at COLG:  Students may attend with parents, the time that works best for your family: Mrs. Thomas will be there to check in the Sacred Heart students.

                                             4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.


December 18th - PreK-2 Concert at Sacred Heart School @ 2:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

December 20th - Christmas Parties/Early Dismissal @ 1:30 p.m.  Second grade will be having a book exchange.  Boys will bring a book for a boy, and girls, a book for a girl.  Price Range:  $1.00 - $6.00.  Please have the book wrapped and brought to school by Wednesday, December 19th.

December 21- January 4th - Christmas Break

January 7th - School Resumes

Have a blessed Advent Season,

Mrs. Thomas


2018 November Newsletter for 2nd Grade

2nd Grade Reading Street - Unit 2 Working Together

Text-based comprehension:  Compare and Contrast

Review:  Author's Purpose

Phonics:  Vowel Patterns (a, ai, ay)

Read with Fluency and Accuracy

Grammar:  Possessive Nouns

Writing:  Folk Tale, Trait:  Sentences

Listening and Speaking:  Give and Follow Directions

Math:  Topic 6/7 Mental Addition

Social Studies:  Mexican Cultures, Citizenship, Fairness, Election/Voting

Science:  Survival, Habitats/ Living Things/ Environment

Religion:  Reconciliation and Penance Review  Practice Prayers:  Hail Mary, Our Father, Glory Be, Act of Contrition, praying the rosary.

*Reminder:  First Reconciliation is scheduled for:

             *Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at COLG

*K-2 Music program:  Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Sacred Heart Cathedral School



October News 2018 for Second Grade

Upcoming Events for Second Grade:

October 1 - No School

October 3 - Picture Re-Takes

October 9 - McTeacher's Night at the North McDonalds

October 10 - 1:30 Early Dismissal

October 12 - Field Trip to the Pumpkin Patch  - Watch for a Parent Permission note in your child's folder - Leave approximately at 9:30 a.m., Return 3:15 p.m.  Cost $6.00 per student.  Each student is to bring a sack lunch and a drink.  Students may wear uniform shirt and nice jeans.  Parents who have completed Protecting God's Children Class are welcome to attend.

October 17 -9:00 a.m. - Fire Safety Visit from Dodge City Fire Department

1:00 p.m. - Smoke House visit for second grade.

Reading Night-Book Walk 5:30 - 6:30

October 22-26 - Book Fair - Before and After School

October 24-25 Parent Teacher Conferences 4:30 - 8:30 on Wednesday, 8:00 -noon on Thursday.

October 26 - No School

October 29 - Blue Jean Day

October 31 - Halloween Party at 2:45 p.m.

November 1 - No School - All Saint's Day




September News 2018

September News for 2nd Grade

9/03 - No School

9/05 - Fall Pictures - Students wear uniforms

9/07 - Raven testing for 2nd grade 

9/19 - Mid- term grades will go home today.

Important Dates for 2nd Grade:


Sunday, December 16, 2018 - First Reconciliation at COLG at 4:00 and 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 K-2 Christmas Concert

First Holy Communion:

4/27-4/28 (at all weekend masses)

Sacred Heart is planning to make it as a class on Saturday, April 27th at the 5:00 mass.

5/4-5/5 (at all weekend masses)

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Welcome to the 2018/2019 Sacred Heart School Year!

It is an exciting year for Second Grade!  The students will be making two Holy Sacraments this year!


Reconciliation Services: 

December 16, Sunday @ 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

December 18, Tuesday @ 5:00 p.m. (The Music Concert for K-2 is on this date, so students will have to make their first Confession on December 16th if possible).


First Holy Communion Masses for 2019:

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. (English) and 7:00 p.m. (Spanish)

The students of Sacred Heart are planning to make their First Holy Communion as a class on this date:  Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the 5:00 p.m. mass.

Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 9:00 a.m. (English) an 12:00 p.m. (Spanish)

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 5:00 p.m. (English) and 7:00 p.m. (Spanish)

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 9:00 a.m. (English) and 12:00 p.m. (Spanish) 








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