Art Posters Best in State
Congratulations to 5th grader Destiny Caicedo and 4th grader Zac Fulgencio who are the state winners of the 2022-23 Knights of Columbus California Substance Abuse Awareness Posters Contest. Grand Knight Ted Cordano presented the students with their awards at Holy Angels School this week. These awards were recently presented to Mr. Cordano at the Knights of Columbus State Annual Meeting held May 18-20.
Ted Cordano, a member of the Native Sons of the Golden West, presents Holy Angels 4th grade student, Lia Flores with her first place district winner of Colma award and a cash award for her 4th grade winning essay titled, "The First Peoples". Congratulations Lia!
Congratulations to the “Green Machine” known as the 6th-7th grade girls’ basketball team, CYO League Champions for Division 7-1/2! Thank you for a terrific season! Big shout outs to the coaching staff of Coaches Jessica Pineda, alumni and Paulo Langi! Thank you for sharing your knowledge, love and passion for the game to the girls!
Congratulations to our 3rd-4th grade girls’ basketball team, runner up CYO league champions for Division 4-4! What an amazing season! Way to represent HA! Thank you to the coaching staff of Ms. Joy Limbo and Mr. Ken Tumbaga for your love, dedication and commitment to HA athletics and to this basketball squad!
Jasmine P - Grade 8
8th Grade’s SLE award recipient is a very respectful young lady who gets along with all her peers. She is always willing to lend a helping hand around the classroom; in addition, she often uses the magic words of “Thank you,” along with always greeting others “hello” and “good morning.” She is the epitome of someone who always is “Like Jesus” through her welcoming words and actions.
Ryann T - Grade 7
Ryann demonstrates the characteristics of the SLE - Be Like Jesus. She is kind, respectful and helpful towards students and teachers alike. As a school technology officer she shows great responsibility in completing her duties.
Maria Sofia E - Grade 6
Sofia shows love and compassion to her classmates and teachers by being kind, empathetic, and helpful. Jesus was a person of humility, never seeking to elevate Himself above others. This student practices humility by listening to others, admitting her mistakes, and is willing to learn from others. Keep up your example of “Being Like Jesus!”
Lucas A - Grade 5
Lucas demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation “Be Like Jesus” by being kind and friendly to all his classmates and other students in school. He loves to volunteer around the classroom and improve his cursive handwriting.
Sheldon W - Grade 4
Following the teachings of Jesus, this student is a good role model of how we should show respect to others and embrace cultural differences. He participates and shares his ideas during our morning reflections and does not hesitate to help other classmates and teachers when needed. In a quiet and humble manner, he has done a wonderful job as class representative this year serving in our school community and showing others how to “Be Like Jesus”.
Jaedyn MR - Grade 3
Jaedyn is a wonderful friend to everyone in class. She exemplifies Being Like Jesus in the way she cares for her classmates and teacher. She gives her time, energy, and love to everyone, and if you know her, you’ll know that her energy can bring a bright smile to your face. Jaedyn, thank you for bringing joy and love to everyone you meet and bringing us all closer to Jesus with the kindness you share each day.
Austin CL - Grade 2
Austin is a quiet and respectful student who embodies the Student Learning Expectation Be Like Jesus. He prays quietly and sincerely, is kind to his classmates, and always strives to do his best academically.
Genesis E - Grade 1
Genesis is a polite, respectful, and hardworking student. She works conscientiously and diligently and always strives to do her best. She is always eager to learn and has excellent participation in class. She demonstrates the student learning expectation Be Like Jesus.
Jin Lucas L - Kindergarten
Lucas demonstrates the student learning expectation Be Like Jesus every day when he prays quietly and with sincerity. He is also kind and caring with his classmates. Lucas also has been trying very hard to complete his work with quality and to remain focused on his tasks throughout the day.
Charles R, Jr. - Preschool
Charles Jr. demonstrates the student learning expectation Be Like Jesus by caring for the needs of his classmates. He pays attention and recites the Hail Mary during rosary every afternoon attentively. He also tries his best to do activities with quality work.
Michael G. - Grade 8
Michael consistently displays the Student Learning Expectation “Be Like Jesus” by always showing kindness and respect toward all his peers. He is a conscientious, hard-working student, who consistently submits all his assignments on time and with great quality. His daily task of putting up and taking down the flag is also done faithfully. It is wonderful having him part of our 8th grade class this year!
Ezekiel S. - Grade 7
Ezekiel exemplifies the SLE Be Like Jesus. In the recent Lenten presentation of Stations of the Cross, he portrayed Jesus with seriousness and utmost respect. In doing so he proved to be a role model for fellow classmates and younger students alike. Along with the class, he helped provide a spiritual, reflective Lenten experience.
Penelope P - Grade 6
Penelope has taken great strides in trying to Be Like Jesus. She is compassionate and caring to all. In addition, she has mastered her time-management skills in completing any school assignments during the day, and then is free to help others, including teachers when needed. Her effervescent personality makes her such a pleasure to have in the classroom.
Destiny C - Grade 5
Destiny demonstrates the student learning expectation Be Like Jesus. She is friendly, considerate and helpful to her classmates. She also works hard on improving her effort, focusing on her studies and submitting her work on time. Keep it up, Destiny! We are so proud of you!
Sara L - Grade 4
This caring and polite student demonstrates our SLE “Be Like Jesus” by making good choices and encouraging others to make good choices, too. She does her best to be a responsible class advocate looking out for others. She demonstrates good behavior when we attend Mass or when we say the daily Rosary, always responding and participating, and showing her love for Jesus.
Dylan B - Grade 3
Dylan has been extremely helpful this month. As we started to ramp up our Chromebook usage in class, she has been a huge help in distributing and organizing the Chromebooks for her classmates. She does it without anyone asking and is eager to help. She’s helpful to her classmates in other ways as well - always offering a hand when another has questions about the lesson. Fiercely independent with a hunger to always learn more, as well as holding a desire to serve others, she’s a shining example of what it means to Be Like Jesus. So proud and grateful for you, Dylan!
Jackson V - Grade 2
Jackson is a quiet worker. He’s focused and likes to get things done. He is a good listener. He demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation Be Like Jesus by exhibiting good behavior inside the classroom and towards his classmates.
Pablo C - Grade 1
Pablo shows compassion to everyone he encounters. He is always willing to help others and he always comes to school prepared and ready to learn. He never gives up and is always willing to learn something new. Pablo is consistently displaying our student learning expectation Be Like Jesus and he goes above and beyond to help in any way he can.
Zoey A - Kindergarten
Zoey demonstrates the student learning expectation Be Like Jesus every day as she prays quietly and with sincerity. She is also kind and caring with her classmates. Zoey also has been trying very hard to complete her work with quality and to remain focused on her tasks throughout the day.
Leia K. B. - Preschool
Leia demonstrates the student learning expectation Be Like Jesus by displaying good behavior towards her classmates. She says “thank you” often upon receiving things. Leia is also completing a booklet project about Holy Week with quality coloring.
Spring Festival 2023
Second Trimester Academic Awards
4.0 GPA on core subjects
Grade 8: John Eric Mercado and Mikaela Vital
Grade 7: Isabella Fernandez
Grade 5: Franchescka Denisse Diokno
Grade 6: Aiden Restauro
Grade 4: Francesca Manalastas and Ayman Shqair
Grade 3: Siena Cypert, Reese Ruelos, Camryn Tabalno and Julianne Tumbaga
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Congratulations to the February SLE Award recipients.
Ysabella G - Grade 8
Ysabella is always kind and welcoming, along with consistently using the magic words of “Please” and “Thank you.” She is well-respected by all her peers, and she is a positive role model for everyone.
Jacob M - Grade 7
Jacob is consistently hardworking and focused in class. Always polite, kind, and helpful, he is well-respected by his classmates and younger students alike. He exemplifies the SLE of Be Responsible Citizens.
J'Marcus E - Grade 6
Recently rejoined our school community, J'Marcus has stepped into our classroom with ease. He was invaluable as an aid a couple of weeks ago, helping get charged devices when needed, amongst other tasks. He truly demonstrated the Student Learning Expectation to “Be Responsible Citizens”. Welcome back to Holy Angels!
Esther L - Grade 5
Regardless of how busy she is, Esther still has time to do something nice and volunteer to help around the classroom. She demonstrated the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens”.
Christian Jacob C - Grade 4
CJ's kindness, responsibility, and willingness to help other classmates and his teachers are all admirable qualities of a “Responsible Citizen” of Holy Angels School. He always tries to make a positive impact on those around him and in all of his everyday actions.
Camila C - Grade 3
Camila has been shining throughout the entire second trimester! She’s always ready and committed to doing well in her studies, and she is always willing to lend a helpful hand to anyone who needs it. She is highly organized and helps other students to be organized as well. Keep shining, Camila! Thank you for being a responsible citizen in our classroom community.
Aria S - Grade 2
Aria has a good attitude toward school and is always willing to help and treat others with respect. She demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens”.
Aarav A - Grade 1
Aarav has made outstanding progress in all academic areas.He continues to demonstrate excellent citizenship qualities. He is polite, courteous and is always willing to help others. He takes his classroom jobs seriously and demonstrates responsibility when completing them. He also works hard and always gives his best effort. He demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens”.
Justin E - Kindergarten
Justin has demonstrated the Student Learning Expectation “Be Responsible Citizens” every day. He does his best to follow all the rules, complete all of his school work with quality, and show kindness and respect for both his classmates and teachers.
Caeden Anthony M - Preschool
Caeden demonstrates seriousness in all seat work activities. He is a quiet worker with quality work and participates actively in asking and answering questions. His best effort in school to learn fast shows the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens''.
Calixto (preschool) demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens” by trying his best to have quality work. He participates actively in class discussion. Calixto raises his hand and waits until the teachers recognize him, which demonstrates the qualities of a good citizen.
Diego (kindergarten) demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens” by being a conscientious student so that he can reach mastery of skills he is learning. He participates often in class discussion, remembering to raise his hand. Diego often uses our four words “Stop, Think, Pray and Choose,” which demonstrate the qualities of a good citizen.
Giselle (grade 1) is a kind and generous student who extends herself to help other students. She is always eager to learn and has excellent participation in class. She is very responsible and consistently puts forth her best effort to succeed academically. She demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens”.
Alessandra (grade 2) is a very sweet and quiet girl. She is becoming one of our most dependable students in assuming responsibility for her behavior in class and on the playground. She is trying her best to do better academically. She demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation of “Be Responsible Citizens”.
Aayan (grade 3) has been very consistent in completing his tasks as a student, and this growth has shown especially since the beginning of 2023. We are very proud of him! He is helpful and kind and is breaking out of his shell on top of all the improvements he’s made. Doing well in school and keeping friends is a great balancing act, and we are so happy to see how far he’s come. We can’t wait to see where he goes from here. Congratulations, Aayan!
Jonathan (grade 4) shows respect and models responsible behavior in class and on the playground. He always tries his best and never gives up on his academic studies. He is always willing to help his teachers and classmates. He is a great student and a good friend.
Divya (grade 5) is a very quiet, kind and respectful student with her classmates. She always works hard to the best of her ability and completes her work on time with good quality.
Divya demonstrates the Student Learning Expectation of
“Be Responsible Citizens”.
Aiden (grade 6) has a strong grasp of his academic learnings and uses his school time well to complete his assignments in class. This leaves him time to pursue other interests, and also makes him available to run errands when necessary. He can be counted on to be respectful at all times, and is always ready with a greeting when he enters or leaves the classroom, or when seen outside.
Santiago (grade 7) respectful, helpful and an all around dependable young man. He is eager to help an adult or classmate whenever possible. In extended care, he is kind and caring towards younger students and peers alike.
Jeremiah (grade 8) is a kind, helpful, cooperative student, who has truly shown remarkable progress in his self-confidence, along with his participation in sharing his opinions, ideas and perspectives verbally during class. He is one of our class representatives and performed very well in the recent school spelling bee. In addition, he is well-respected by all his peers and it is a pleasure having him part of our 8th grade class this year.
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