New Spring Clothing Line Now Available in the Campus Store
Point Person: Nancy Gustitis, Director of Purchasing – 484-595-1125
Stop by the Campus Store to see a full line of new items for spring including Under Armour Tech T-shirts, Under Armour shorts, lightweight spring jackets and new T-shirt styles.
Snow Day Make-up – Classes will be held on March 15
Point Person: Fr. Jim Flynn, O.S.A., Head of School – 484-595-1105
Because of the class time missed during our recent winter weather, Malvern Prep will have classes on Monday, March 15. This day was scheduled to be an in-service day for the faculty, but the need to get caught up with class time necessitates changing this day to a class day. Monday, March 15 will be a Day 6 and will run on an A Schedule. All school districts will be bussing. If you have a conflict because you have already made plans for that date, please contact Fr. Flynn directly. Thank you very much for your patience and understanding.
Father-Son Banquet Featuring Special Guest Vince Papale – March 16
Point Person: Don Avellino, Fathers’ Club President, email@example.com
The Annual Father-Son Banquet sponsored by the Malvern Prep Fathers' Club will be held on Tuesday, March 16, at 5: 30 p.m. in the O'Neill Sports Center. This year, the Fathers' Club is proud to announce that Vince Papale, former Eagles player and inspiration for the film Invincible, is the guest speaker. Invitations have been mailed – RSVP today by sending in your card or call Kathy Cunnane at 484-595-1120.
Centreville School and A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children present “2010 - A Childhood Odyssey” Workshop – March 19
Point Person: Margaret Leardi, Director of Development, Centreville School - firstname.lastname@example.org, 302-571-0230
Centreville School in Delaware is hosting the area’s best behavioral health professionals and specialists for a day long workshop on the “hot topics” affecting today’s adolescents and youth. This event is open to Malvern parents and faculty. Please see the attached flyer for more information and to register.
Diversity Club/Help Haiti Initiative Open Mic Night – March 19
Point Person: Nicole Cirone, Director of Diversity – 484-595-5766
The Diversity Club/Help Haiti Initiative will be holding an Open Mic Night on Friday, March 19 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Duffy Arts Center. The cost to attend is $4. All proceeds will go to Catholic Relief Services to benefit the earthquake victims in Haiti. The Diversity Club will also be collecting medical supplies for the Haiti Clinic. Please bring Tylenol, Band-aids, gauze, Ace bandages, etc. There will be a box in the lobby where you can drop these items. If you are interested in signing up to perform (music, poetry, dance, stand-up comedy—whatever!) please e-mail Nicole Cirone at email@example.com by Friday, March 12. Faculty, staff and parents are invited to perform!
Mothers’ Club Best Nest Easter Basket Assembly – March 23
Please bring in donations by March 19!
Point Persons: Anna Frey, firstname.lastname@example.org and Casey Luukko, email@example.com
The Mothers' Club will be assembling Easter Baskets for the children of Best Nest on Tuesday, March 23 at 6:30 p.m. in Stewart Hall. Best Nest is an organization that helps children that are infected or affected by AIDS or have other special needs. Please bring your donations to the Visitor Center by March 19. Children range from infants to 18 years of age. Easter candy and any small gifts are appreciated - anything that can fit in a basket – coloring books, crayons, bubbles, Play-Doh, Lego sets, matchbox cars, make-up, jewelry, toiletries. No time to shop? Cash donations are greatly appreciated. Please contact Anna Frey or Casey Luukko with any questions. Thank you in advance for your generosity and for helping to make the children's Easter special.
Operation Easter Outfits – Donations Due March 19
Point Person: Sharon Mills Zalis, firstname.lastname@example.org
The St. Agnes Day Room in West Chester is in need of children’s clothes for Easter, infants to size 16, boys and girls, new or gently used. Please consider helping this worthy cause. Donations are needed by Friday, March 19, at 14 Remington Lane in Malvern (house backs up to back of Malvern Prep School property). Please see the attached flyer for more information. Your prayers and generosity are greatly appreciated by many!
Mother-Son Mass and Dance – March 20
Point Persons: Conni McDonnell - 610-653-2499, email@example.com and Sharon Mills Zalis - 610-644-1177, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Mothers’ Club will be hosting its annual Mother-Son Mass and Dance on Saturday, March 20. Mass is 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel, and dinner and dancing begin at 7:00 p.m. in Dougherty Hall. This year’s theme is Basketball March Madness! RSVP now for what will sure to be a memorable event. Cost is $40 per family. Please see attached flyer for more information. Please note: the Mother-Son Dance was postponed from February 6. If you cannot attend the dance because of the date change, and you have already sent in your reservation, please contact Conni McDonnell.
Arts Department New York City Trip - In the Heights – March 24
Point Person: Jackie White, Director of the Arts - 484-595-1184
The Malvern Arts Department is sponsoring its annual Broadway trip on Wednesday, March 25 to see In the Heights
. This trip is open to all Malvern students, but seats will not be reserved without payment. Please see the attached flyer
and permission slip.
Learn more about the show at www.intheheightsthemusical.com
B.A.S.H. Ads Due – March 26
Point Person: Judith Campbell, B.A.S.H. Coordinator – 484-595-1180
The Ad book for B.A.S.H. is reaching out to all family and friends to sell or place an ad. If every family purchased a half-page we would raise $143,750 – before the auction even started! Take a gift contract
to work or reach out to a family member today. The print deadline is March 26. All ads and businesses will be promoted online until January 2011!
Check out the details on the B.A.S.H. website
or call 484-595-1180.
Junior-Senior Prom at Drexelbrook – March 27
Tickets must be purchased in school by Wednesday, March 24.
Point Person: Jim Fry, Activities Director – 484-595-1166
The Junior-Senior Prom will be held on Saturday, March 27 from 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at Drexelbrook in Drexel Hill. The cost is $160 per couple and tickets must be purchased in school by Wednesday, March 24. Please see the attached flyer for more information. This year’s theme is Mardi Gras - “Laissez les bons temps rouler!” - “Let the good times roll!”
9th Grade Practice Exam for 7th Graders – March 27
Point Person: Andrea Barrar, Admissions Assistant – 484-595-1149
Attention: 7th grade students & parents. Malvern will be conducting a practice test for 9th grade on Saturday, March 27 from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Register online ad www.malvernprep.org/admissions or call 484-595-1173.
Mothers Club Broadway Trip - May 5 – Reserve Your Tickets Now!
Point Person: Amy Sherman, email@example.com
Please join the Mothers’ Club bus trip to New York City to see the Tony winning musical Billy Elliott on Wednesday May 5. Tickets reserved on a first-come basis. Cost $180. Please make checks payable to Malvern Prep Mothers’ Club. Bus transportation to and from New York is included. Please submit to Amy Sherman, 606 S. Speakman Lane, West Chester, PA 19380. Any questions feel free to contact Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please see the attached reservation form for more information. Alumni Mothers are welcome!