• September 30 – extended deadline to register for winter sports. Registration forms are available on the school website. Contact Mr. Barrett with questions.
  • October 1The Sky’s the Limit 2016 Auction kick-off party. See the attached flyer.
  • October 7 or 8 (either but not both) are Sacrament meetings for parents of 2nd and 8th grade students. The meeting are in the Church from 7:00pm-8:30pm.
  • October 16 – St.Hugo’s magazine drive ends. Information was sent home last week.
  • October 20 – Alana’s Foundation is offering free flu mist. See details below.
  • October 21 – St. Hugo Altar Guild’s Razzle Dazzle Night at Oakland Hills Country Club.
  • Friday, October 30 – Trunk or Treat.
  • Friday, November 13 – St. Hugo’s Red Wings Night. Ticket forms went home last week.
  • Saturday, November 14 – St. Hugo’s Mom to Mom Sale.


SHOW YOUR LOVE AND SUPPORT to the Zwolinski family by providing a meal. Long-time St. Hugo parent Peggy Zwolinski has been battling cancer for the past three years. Their daughter Rebecca graduated from St. Hugo three years ago and Melissa is a current fourth grade student. Peggy’s mother has been living with the family to help care for them and was recently diagnosed with cancer herself. Please consider logging on to, search by name – Zwolinski, the password is Peggy. Instructions are on the website, however, feel free to contact Yasmine Najor, or 248-245-8181 with questions. Thank you for your prayers and support!HUGO

ALTAR GUILD presents Ladies Night at the Razzle Dazzle Club. Join us for shopping, dining, raffles and friendship on Wednesday, October 21 at Oakland Hills Country Club. Tickets are $60 each. Contact Celia Lipsky, 248-227-4245.

ALANA’S FOUNDATION, in partnership with Michigan Community Visiting Nurse Association is offering free flu mist vaccines to St. Hugo students, faculty and staff on Tuesday, October 20 from 8:45am-12:00pm. Student participation is voluntary. A completed, signed consent form for each student receiving the vaccine must be submitted to the front office no later than Tuesday, October 13. Additional forms are available in the front office.

COMPUTER RECYCLING will take place October 9-11 from 8:30am-5:00pm. Please drop off your computers, printers and other electronic equipment for recycling in the boxes inside the St. Hugo maintenance garage located near the Ladies of Charity. Thank you for helping make us a “green school”!

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER FOR GIRLS ON THE RUN! Girls on the Run is a new program for girls in grades 3-5. It is a fun, interactive program coached by Mrs. Bartoli, Miss Fleischer, Miss Bartoli, and Miss Cowper. The purpose of the program is to make girls feel empowered and self-confident while teaching them how to make new friends and be a better friend. Contact Mrs. Bartoli with questions. To register, go to


THE DETROIT RED WINGS and forward Justin Abdelkader are excited to announce the third year of Red Wings for Reading presented by Michigan Education Savings Program (MEAP). All K-5 students are encouraged to enter this fun contest by reading three popular children’s books for their age group listed on the website below. Every qualified student whose guardian submits an entry form will receive an exclusive Red Wings’ reading fan pack and be entered to win a monthly pair of Red Wings tickets to a home game during the 2015-2016 regular season courtesy of forward Justin Abdelkader! The school with the most entries between August 31, 2015 and March 1, 2016, will get the unique opportunity for Justin Abdelkader to read to a class! For more information and to complete an entry form please go to

BACK TO SCHOOL AND CLEANING OUT CLOSETS? The St. Hugo Altar Guild is hosting its annual Coat and Clothing Drive benefiting the Ladies of Charity. Donations are being accepted at all St. Hugo Masses the weekend of October 3-4. Please bring all coats, clothing, shoes, boots and cold weather gear in plastic bags on your way to Mass. The Ladies of Charity are grateful for your generosity to our neighbors who are in desperate need of these items. Please contact Julie Torok, 248-227-7124 or Jennifer Olah, 248-217-9466, with questions.


CUB SCOUTS ANYONE? You are invited to attend the Join Scouting Night on Wednesday, September 30th, 6:30pm – 7:30pm in the Fr. Esper Room. Learn about all that the program has to offer – Pinewood Derby, Rocket Launch, outings and much more. Contact Jeff Bruck, 248-682-3855 or for more information. Returning scout families should stay tuned for further updates.


CHOIR BEGINS OCTOBER 6! St. Nicholas Choir is for children in grades 3-8. St. Cecilia/Gregory Cantors is for children in grades 6-8. For more information go to


BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND is Red Wings Family Night! Game night is Friday, November 13 at 7:30pm vs San Jose Sharks. This year St. Hugo has been allotted 200 tickets. Complete your order form and return it with your check made payable to St. Hugo PTG (put “Red Wing Night” on the memo line) as soon as possible. Orders will be processed on a first come, first served basis. Any orders received after our allotment has been exhausted will go on a wait list as the Red Wings may release extra tickets. Please contact Gina Rook, 248-593-2525,, with questions.


THE HEALTH ROOM/EPI PEN TRAINING will be Thursday, October 1 right after drop off in the Fr. Esper Room. If you are new to the health room or if you just want a refresher please plan on attending. Training will last approximately 30 minutes. Coffee and bagels will be served. Contact Kati Becker, with questions.

HUGO’S MAGAZINE DRIVE is off and running! Each family selling one or more orders (renewals or new subscriptions) will earn a non-uniform day while supporting St. Hugo. Refer to the flyer sent home last week for information on fabulous prizes and how to place your orders.



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