Second Grade Class


This is our class website for the fantastic world of 2nd grade. Here you will find important information about our class, both 2A/2B. It is important that you visit to keep up to date with what's happening. The weekly newsletters are sent home in the homework folder each week. We hope all your questions are answered by browsing around! We are very happy to have you in our class. We are looking forward to a wonderful year.


Ms. Swanson 2A

Ms. Rinker 2B


  • First Reconciliation- Monday, February 11th at either 3:30 or 7:00
  • Winter Break- February 18-February 22
  • Discovery Cube Field Trip- Tuesday, March 19th.
  • No School- Friday, March 22nd
  • First Holy Communion- Saturday, May 11th at 5:00pm, Sunday, May 12th at 12:00pm, Saturday, May 18th at 5:00pm, or Sunday, May 19th at 12:00pm


  • Second Grade P.E. Days: Tuesdays and Fridays

Please have your child dressed in their PE uniform for school. Ensure your child is wearing appropriate footwear.

  • Library Day: Monday (2A & 2B)
  • Library books will be checked out and students may take them home.
  • All library books must be returned or renewed by the following Monday.
  • Drop-off Procedure:
  • Please try to add a little time to your morning commute because of traffic.
  • Gates open at 7:50 and classrooms will be open at 8:00.
  • On Mondays and Fridays we will have morning assembly in the courtyard. We will move to the courtyard from the classrooms at 8:05 and assembly begins at 8:10.
  • On Tuesdays , Wednesdays, and Thursdays we will have morning announcements in the classrooms beginning at 8:10.
  • Pick-Up Procedure:
  • Gates will open for the carline at 2:30.
  • Students who regularly attend Extended Day will immediately go to Extended Day following dismissal.
  • All students will be dismissed at 2:40 to go to their assigned carline.
  • Teachers will safely walk students to their carline.
  • Students who have not been picked up at dismissal will be walked to the junior high court yard.
  • All remaining students will be walked to Extended Day at 3:00.
  • Minimum Days Pick-Up:
  • Gates will open at 12:00 on minimum days.
  • Students will be dismissed at 12:10 to their assigned carline.
  • Students who regularly attend Extended Day will immediately go to Extended Day.
  • Teachers will safely walk students to their carline.
  • Students who are not picked up at carline will be walked to the front office.
  • Homework:
  • All students will receive their homework assignments on Monday.
  • All homework must be initialed and checked by a parent before it is submitted.
  • All students will return their completed and signed homework by Friday.
  • Friday Folders:
  • Students will bring home all completed classwork and homework in their Friday Folder.
  • Please take time to let your child share their completed class work.
  • Each week please sign attached parent signature form inside your child's Friday Folder.
  • Return emptied Friday Folder on Monday.

Bell Schedule



*The program "Love and Logic" will begin to be implemented school wide this year.

*Students will be given "Think Sheets" to reflect on their choices that they have made in class. This will be sent home as a communication piece if your child does not make a responsible choice. Please review behavior at home, sign "think sheet" and return the following day.


Girls: white blouse, plaid jumper, black shoes + white crew socks

Boys: white shirt, navy shorts/pants, black shoes + white crew socks

* Thursday Mass - wear navy vest or sweater

School iPad

Prior to student use, parents must sign an iPad contract. This contract can be found on our school website and Sycamore.