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Auction Update

πŸŽ‰ Exciting auction update! Check out our FAQ video for all the details on the upcoming event

βš“οΈAct fast to secure your corporate or family sponsorship before the print deadline. Tickets are $135, grab yours now before prices go up on Feb 15. Don’t forget, even reserved tables need tickets!

βš“οΈSeize the opportunity to reserve one of the last 2 dinner tables or become one of our 5 buy-in party hosts to contribute to your fundraising obligation. Let’s make it a fantastic event! 🌟

Kids Heart Challenge

πŸŽ‰ Exciting news! The Kids Heart Challenge is officially underway! 🧑 Join the Legacy of Lifesavers by registering at When you do, your student will receive a cool KHC wristband! πŸ’™

Don’t miss out on the fun – complete Finn’s Mission today and earn special incentives! The class with the most donations and the most registered students will witness Mr. Jacobsen getting pied in the face! πŸ₯§ Students who complete Finn’s Mission can silly string or pie the principal!

Engage with your child about their favorite Heart Hero and the heart-healthy messages shared during today’s kick-off. We’re thrilled to partner with the NFL to enhance health outcomes through Hands-Only CPR education. Students completing Finn’s Mission will have a chance to win two tickets to Super Bowl LIX in 2025! Plus, every 18 completed Finn’s Mission entries could earn our school a $10,000 fitness equipment makeover.

Thank you for supporting our school and the American Heart Association – together, we’re making a difference and saving lives! πŸ’ͺ❀️

Open House

Discover the joy of investing in the gift of a Catholic, faith-filled education! 🌟 Join us at St. Joachim Catholic School’s Open House on Jan 28, 2024, from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM. Explore the classrooms, meet our dedicated staff, and envision the possibilities that a St. Joachim education offers. Be part of a community that values both academic excellence and spiritual growth. We look forward to sharing the journey with you!

PS & TK – Now enrolling for Winter Session!

Saint Joachim TK & Preschool Program provides every child a warm, caring, safe environment that supports their individual social, emotional, and academic development. We provide a nurturing education that helps lay the foundation for future success!

For further information or to schedule a tour contact Mrs. Christina Sinclair, Early Childhood Director at (949) 574-7411

St. Joachim H.E.R.O. Parent Night

Parents, mark your calendars for an essential virtual event – our upcoming Parent Night dedicated to the H.E.R.O. program.

πŸ›‘οΈ What’s the H.E.R.O. Program?
H.E.R.O. stands for Hide, Escape, Run, Overcome – the program is a comprehensive, age appropriate curriculum designed to train students in preventing and surviving active shooter incidents.

πŸ—“οΈ When: January 23
πŸ•• Time: 6 PM
πŸ“Where: Zoom

πŸ”— Let’s Build Safety Together!
Join us virtually as we come together to create a safer environment for our students. The H.E.R.O. is about empowering our youth with the knowledge and skills to navigate challenging situations confidently.

Together, we can make a difference in our community’s safety.

SJ Alumni Event

πŸŽ“βœ¨ Exciting News for St. Joachim School Alumni & Families! βœ¨πŸŽ“

Mark your calendars because on January 27th, we’re hosting a special Alumni Gathering Event for past students & families, and YOU are invited to join the celebration! πŸ—“οΈπŸŽ‰

πŸ•Ÿ Event Details:

πŸ“… Date: January 27th

β›ͺ️ 4:30 PM Mass: Come together for a heartwarming mass to reminisce and share in the spirit of community.

πŸ“ Nevin Hall Reception @ 5:30pm: Following the mass, let’s continue the festivities with a joyful reception in Nevin Hall. Connect, catch up, and create lasting memories with fellow alumni. Spread the word, tag your friends, and make plans to reconnect with familiar faces and forge new friendships. It’s a time to celebrate our shared history and the bonds that make St. Joachim School a cherished community. πŸ™ŒπŸ«

πŸ“Έ Share your SJS moments with us! Please share with us any old photographs and memories you have for our slideshow! Send photos to πŸ’ŒπŸ’«

Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to relive the good times and create new ones! 🎊🀝 See you there!

PS-K Play Date

Save the date!

You’re invited to a Preschool, Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten PLAY DATE at Saint Joachim School.

We will have:
β€’Play Time
β€’Meet the Teacher
β€’Swag bag

When: Thursday, December 7, 2023
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Where: Saint Joachim Catholic School
1964 Orange Ave
Costa Mesa, 92627

Please RSVP by November 30, 2023

Please call (949) 574-7411 for more information.

SJS Dine Out at Sgt. Pepperoni’s

🍽✨ Indulge for a cause at our upcoming Dine-Out for St. Joachim School at Sgt. Pepperoni’s!

On December 11th, from 4 PM to 8 PM, join us at the Newport Beach location to support education and community.

Here’s how to participate:

Dine In: Gather your friends and family for a delightful evening at our restaurant. Enjoy a scrumptious meal, and don’t forget to mention “SJS Seakings” when placing your order.

Take Out: Busy schedule? No worries! You can still contribute by ordering takeout. Call ahead, mention the special code “SJS Seakings,” and pick up your delicious meal to enjoy at home.

Delivery: Prefer to dine in the comfort of your home? We’ve got you covered! Choose delivery, mention “SJS Seakings” during your order, and a portion of your purchase will support St. Joachim School.

πŸŽ‰ 20% of all orders with the code “SJS Seakings” will be generously donated to St. Joachim School. Every bite counts towards empowering education! πŸ“–βœ¨

Spread the word, bring your appetite, and let’s make this a night to remember! 🌟

Thanksgiving Food Drive

🌟 Join us in spreading love and warmth this holiday season! 🌟

We’re excited to announce our food drive in collaboration with St. Joachim Church – St. Vincent de Paul Society!

πŸ“… Donation Dates: November 13-16th
πŸ“ Drop-off Location: Your child(ren)’s classroom

πŸ₯« Please contribute non-perishable food items to fill the pantry and ensure that everyone has a hearty meal to enjoy this festive season. Your generosity can make a significant impact on the lives of those in need.

Let’s show the true spirit of community by supporting each other! πŸ’™πŸ€ Thank you in advance for your kindness and compassion. Together, we can make the holidays brighter for everyone. ✨🎁

Minted Fundraiser

As you think of your family holiday cards for this year, please consider using Minted! We have partnered with Minted to help raise funds for St. Joachim School.

Use code FUNDRAISEJOACHIM when you check out to receive a 20% discount and St. Joachim will receive 15% back!

*excludes fine art prints and wedding stationery

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