The school year is off to a great start! We are very proud to announce a new website for
TCCES and each of the schools. In addition, there are many exciting things happening.
This email contains information about:
New and improved TCCES Website
Entertainment Book Sale Ends Friday
SMC Patty Jakubek Invitational and Fun Run
Recent TCCES Press Releases
The Compass story on Be Positive for Brandon
Junior Zephyr Basketball Club Info Meeting
SMC Alumni & Friends Invited to Homecoming Weekend Events
TCCES Launches New and Improved Website
We are pleased to announce the brand new TCCES website! When you visit tcces.org
you will find sites for the system and each individual school with a fresh new look. Use
this as your resource for school newsletters, forms, fundraising and parent involvement
information, and to find out what’s happening at your school. Check it out!
Just a reminder that the Entertainment Book Sale ends this Friday, September 25. Please
turn in all your paperwork and other information to the school offices.
SMC Patty Jakubek Cross Country Invitational and Fun Run
The SMC Cross Country team will host the Patty Jakubek Invitational at O'Hauser Park
this Saturday, September 26. Come on out and see the runners in action beginning with
the Girls Varsity race at 10:00 a.m. Lace up your running shoes as they invite alumni,
staff, parents and friends to participate in an open 2.5 mile fun run beginning at 12:00
p.m. Bragging rights will be awarded!
Recent TCCES Press Releases
In the past several weeks, TCCES has issued several press releases. Please follow these
links to the press releases that are posted on the website:
TCCES Technology Implements Green Initiative:
TCCES Announces Pawlowski and Fuller Join TCCES Board of Education:
TCCES Food Service Launches Farm to School Program:
Rhex Arboleda’s Song Released on Album:
The Compass Story on Be Positive for Brandon
Many TCCES students and families participated in the Fun Run for Brandon Willems in
August. Here is a link to a story in The Compass about the event and the SMC alumni
that were instrumental in making it such a great success.
SMC Junior Zephyr Basketball Club to hold Information and Registration Meeting
The SMC Junior Zephyr Basketball Club will hold a parent information and registration
session on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at St. Mary Central High School. The meeting,
which will begin at 6:30 p.m., will provide parents with information about the club and
determine the number of participants. Students are not required to attend. If parents
cannot attend they should provide information regarding their child’s interest to the
individuals listed below.
The Junior Zephyr Basketball Club will form tournament basketball teams for girls and
boys in grades 5 to 8 to compete in competitive level, regional basketball tournaments.
The program is run by a volunteer board and is assisted by coaching staff from the highly
successful SMC girls and boys basketball programs. The board and SMC coaching staff
work together to oversee coach selection, player evaluation and team practices.
The team will compete in selected tournaments outside of the school league season
starting in November and continuing through April.
For more information, contact:
Jim Prosser, Junior Zephyr Basketball Chair: 920-729-5686 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BJ Grassmann, Boys Program Coordinator: 920-428-6543 or
Gay Johnson, Girls Program Coordinator: 920-851-1170 or email@example.com
SMC Alumni and Friends Invited to Homecoming Weekend Events
SMC Homecoming 2009 is almost here! Check out the following events for homecoming
weekend! (New this year--an alumni and friend mixer at Holidays after the game!)
Please pass this information on to any SMC alumni or parents of alumni you know! See
you at SMC!
Friday October 9
Homecoming Parade – 5:00 p.m.
Don’t miss this homecoming favorite. Line the route from St. Mary Elementary in
downtown Menasha (old St. Mary’s) as the parade makes its way through Neenah’s
downtown ending at SMC.
Alumni Homecoming Tailgate – 6:00 p.m.
Classmates and friends reconnect under the tent at Zephyr Fields. Enjoy light
refreshments before and during the game. All alumni football players and cheerleaders
are invited for recognition at half time of the game. Register for fun SMC door prizes!
Homecoming Game--Zephyrs vs. Brillion – 7:00 p.m.
Sport your Zephyr attire and come out to cheer for this year’s team!
Alumni and Friends Social Gathering -- after the game (approximately 9:15 p.m.)
Meet the gang in the upstairs bar at Holiday’s (1395 W. American Drive, near Zephyr
Fields in the Town of Menasha) for an informal and fun social with other alumni and
parents of current and past students. Snacks provided.
Saturday October 10
SMC Soccer Alumni Match – 11:00 a.m.
Dust off the cleats and shin guards and join the fun! Bring the whole family to cheer and
join in the cookout following the “friendly” match.
Soccer Alumni Cookout – 12:00 p.m.
Hamburgers, hot dogs and soda will be provided. Just bring a dish to pass.
Varsity Boys Soccer Match-- SMC vs. North Fond du Lac -- 1:00 p.m.
Come and cheer on the Zephyr boys soccer team as they face North Fond du Lac. You'll
be impressed by what these boys can do! All Alumni soccer players are invited for
recognition at half time of the game.