Weekly Highlights

January 20 - 24, 2019


Sunday, January 20:

  • Angelic Choir sings at Holy Spirit Retirement Home Mass.  Students, please be at Holy Spirit by 9:40 AM.

Tuesday, January 22:

  • Feed the Fans Night at Chick-fil-A on Sergeant Road, from 4:30-7:00 PM.  Show your school spirit and wear your team attire! Free original chick-fil-A sandwich for guests in Heelan attire.  Must be present to receive free offer.  One sandwich per person. No purchase necessary.  Offer valid at Chick-fil-A on Sergeant Road only.  Dine in or carry out only.

  • 1st Reconciliation for 2nd grade students, 7:00 PM @ St. Michael Church

Wednesday, January 23:

  • Diocesan Honor Band @ Storm Lake, Honor band students depart from Heelan @ 7:15 AM.  Students should bring their music, instrument, water bottle, and a wire stand.  Students may wear casual clothes for rehearsal and bring dress clothes for the concert.  Students must bring $8.50 for lunch in the BVU cafeteria and approximately $10 for dinner.  The concert is at 6:00 PM at Schaller Chapel.  If parents want to take their child home following the concert, parents must check in with Mrs. Janssen before leaving Schaller Chapel.

  • SM Center Mass, 8:30 AM

Thursday, January 24:

  • BS Center Mass, 8:00 AM

*Lifetouch yearbook order forms were sent home last week.  Orders and payment must be turned in to the school office by February 4th or you may order online at YBPay.lifetouch.com with the yearbook ID code 5729219.  Yearbooks are $10 each.


*Cheer on Mrs. Sealey at the Sioux City Musketeers Teacher’s Dash for Cash on Sunday, January 27th.  Puck drops at 3:05 PM. $3.00 from every ticket goes back to Holy Cross School. A ticket order form is being sent home with students this week.  Please return the order form and money to Holy Cross School office by Thursday, January 24th.  Or you may purchase tickets through the Musketeers office (not through Tyson Events Center Box Office) – the special offer expires Friday, January 25th at noon. The kick off to Catholic Schools Week family fellowship will be taking place at Long Lines from 2:00-4:00 PM the same day – stop by the hockey game and cheer on Mrs. Sealey!

*Discover Heelan Night will be held February 4th at 6:00 PM at Bishop Heelan High School for all incoming students for the 2019-20 school year. The evening will start in Heelan’s Duffy Hall Commons with tours and fun photos. A program will be held at 7:15 PM in the Fine Arts Auditorium with Heelan Principal Christian Bork and directors addressing academics, sports, student clubs, faith activities, guidance and more. Spanish interpreters will be available and refreshments will be served. For more info call the BHCS admin office at 252-1350 or email jenny.pattee@bishopheelan.org or john.flanery@bishopheelan.org.


*Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-2020 school year will be February 12th @ 1:00 PM or 6:00 PM.  Please call the SM Center office @ 239-1090 to register for a time or for more information. Current Kindergarten students will not have school on February 12th.


*Kiddie Crusaders Preschool Open House for the 2019-2020 school year will be March 5th from 5:00 – 6:30 PM.  Please call the SM Center office @ 239-1090 if you have questions.


*The annual BHCS service project “Then Feed Just One” for the poor in Honduras will be Wednesday, April 3rd at Bishop Heelan gym from 7:30 AM – 3:10 PM.  Every student in grades 5-12 are asked to donate $20 to cover food to make the meals and transportation costs to ship the meals.  If you would like to donate money to cover the cost of a student in need, please send it to and/or contact Fr. Deman at Bishop Heelan 252-0573.  Adults who want to work at the packing event are asked to donate $20. For more information, contact Julie Stubblefield at Holy Cross School office 277-4739 or email julie.stubblefield@bishopheelan.org.