Special congratulations goes out to Miss Michaela Smith, our school’s Inclusion Specialist, for her work in landing financing to augment our learning resource efforts. This month, the FSC Foundation reported that they are able to respond to St. Madeleine Sophie School with a grant for $2,500. During the year 2019, the FSC Foundation received 121 … Continue Reading »
Unified Robotics Champions!
The 2019 Special Olympics Unified Robotics Championship was all St. Madeleine’s as our teams took home the top prizes! The event was the culmination of an eight-week season this fall. Excitement was everywhere as our students showed off their hard work. Unified Robotics joins teams of students with and without disabilities working together to build … Continue Reading »
MOVEATHON Day 2019! $47,970
We have passed our goal and still counting! THANK YOU!!! When the horn sounded at 1:00pm on Thursday afternoon, October 10, hundreds of feet – little and big – set out to walk, run, jog, crawl, pedal and skip their way around our parking lot course for 60 minutes during our eighth annual Moveathon! Special … Continue Reading »
Honoring a Second Blessed Margaret Award
At the conclusion of our school Mass Wednesday, June 5, we recognized one of our most cherished friends with the parish and school’s highest honor: The Blessed Margaret of Castello Award. Mrs. Almy Elworth is our constant companion at daily Mass, sharing not only her prayers with us, but so often the most generous gifts … Continue Reading »
Castello Award 2019
As most of you know, each year during our Gala we present the Castello Award to a person who has been instrumental in assisting our parish school in developing our mission to Serve, Lead, Love and Learn. The Award finds its origins in the story of Blessed Margaret of Castello. You can learn more about … Continue Reading »
Gala 2019: All-Time Success!
We are slowly collecting each expense and will soon have the final accounting from our 2019 INCREDIBLE Celebrate St. Madeleine’s event, but for now we are thrilled to report that our gross total amount raised will be somewhere near $300,000 !!! This ensures that after expenses, we will make our budgeted goal for operations and … Continue Reading »
Accreditation Site Visit Complete!
On Thursday, February 14, a visiting team of educators selected by the Western Catholic Educational Association completed their three-day site visit with the delivery of their Report of Findings. The visit was the culminating experience of an eighteen-month-long process of reflection on our last accreditation term by faculty, students, parents, parishioners and supporters. The team’s … Continue Reading »
National Banner Assembly
(Click Here to read Bellevue Reporter article 12/21/18) On Thursday, December 13, the entire St. Madeleine’s community joined with archdiocesan and Special Olympics representatives to celebrate the arrival of our Special Olympics National Unified School banner! The assembly was made even more special with the appearance of the Mariner Moose and a personalized video congratulations … Continue Reading »
Seraph Bots Put On A Show!
The 2018 Special Olympics Unified Robotics Championship capped off a six-week season last weekend and our Seraphs were there! Unified robotics pairs teams of students with and without intellectual disabilities working together to build robots. On November 18, schools from across Western Washington gathered at the Pacific Science Center to compete in a tournament-style event … Continue Reading »
SMS Victorious @MathGames!
Billed by host, Seattle Prep, as “The most festive math event this side of the full moon!” the annual Math Games was quite the success for St. Madeleine’s! The Halloween-themed competition featured zombie eyeballs and skeleton friends, giant spiders and sticky bug-gut juice! Witches and feathers and ruby red blood drops … fun! Catholic schools … Continue Reading »