April 19, 2017


 THURSDAY, April 20 – Turkey/bacon wrap, lettuce, tomato, carrots, pineapple

FRIDAY, April 21– Hamburger, pork & beans, French fries, corn, peaches

MONDAY, April 24 – Pulled pork, hash potatoes, green beans, strawberries

TUESDAY, April 25 – Chicken & rice casserole, mixed vegetables, jello, pears

WEDNESDAY, April 26 – Hot dog, mac & cheese, corn, peaches



Culture Fair:  Parents, please check with your child/children on progress of culture fair.  EACH group needs to complete all stated objectives on requirement sheet.  Also must dress in authentic wear, as well as have enough food for 50-75 people to taste test (very small portion sizes).  The costume shop at Dordt College has a large variety of costumes to borrow.  Please call school and talk to Mr. Schoonhoven, Mr. De Jager or Mrs. Sieck if need help.




WEDNESDAY, April 19 –Ireton VBS Fundraiser Supper & Bake Sale

 5:00 – 7:30 PM

THURSDAY, April 20 – Hearing Rechecks

FRIDAY, April 21 – All School Chapel – Wear Chapel T-Shirts

  • Kindergarten go to Kid’s Gym

MONDAY, April 24 – 3rd & 4th to Iowa State Bank  12:30

TUESDAY, April 25 – Grades 1 – 4 sing at Hillcrest Nursing Home  2:00 PM

WEDNESDAY, April 26 – Christian Education Week Chapel

WEDNESDAY, April 26 – Unity Christian Track Meet (Grades 6-8)       12:30 PM

                                 (bus will bring students, BUT parents must pick them up)

April 24 – April 30 – Christian Education Week – Go Fish!

TUESDAY, April 25 – Interscholastic Instrument/Vocal at SCCS

FRIDAY, April 28 – Spring Concert/Culture Fair (Grades 3-8) 7:00 PM

MONDAY, May 1 – 100th Anniversary Souvenir Order Deadline

  • KOK sing at Hillcrest Nursing Home

WEDNESDAY, May 3 – Western Christian Track Meet (Grades 6-8)     1:00 PM

                                Drivers:  D. Bos, R. Sieck, S. Miedema, J. Dekkers, B. Dekkers

THURSDAY, May 4 – Mother’s Day Tea  (K – 2nd Grade)  2:30 PM

TUESDAY, May 9 – 4th/5th Grade Math Bee at Dordt College (leave @ 8:15)

WEDNESDAY, May 10 – 7th & 8th Grade Math Bee at Dordt 9:00 – 11:30 AM

– Dordt Track Meet (Grades 5-8)      12:00 PM

                                 (bus will bring students, BUT parents must pick them up)

FRIDAY, May 12 – Kindergarten go to Hawarden Hospital

SATURDAY, May 13 – K – 6th Grade Track Meet & Picnic   9:30 AM

(awards & picnic follow track meet)

JUNE 2 – 3 – Sioux Center Celebration Days (more info will come later)



100th Anniversary Float:

If anyone is interested and willing to help with school’s 100th anniversary float for the Tulip Festival, please contact Marlin.  We also will need a driver!


“Like” our Facebook Page …Ireton Christian School 100th 

Share and add your friends.  Add old school pictures and bring back memories of ICS!  Thanks!


100th Anniversary!  Mark Your Calendars:

Saturday, July 22, 2017

3:00 – 5:00 PM  Carnival Games, School Tours, etc.

6:30 PM – Meal and program ($10/person cost for meal)

Please RSVP by emailing office@iretonchristianschool.com

by June 22, 2017 for meal and program.



100th Anniversary Souvenir Order Forms! 

ICS 100th Anniversary souvenir order forms can be found online.  We will be placing 2 orders; the first order deadline is May 1 and the second is July 22. Please return order form with correct payment to the school office if you would like to order anything.



Reminder Cadet Sunday will be Sunday April 30 at Ireton CRC.

     Please be there at 9:00! 

Our last regular meeting will be held April 26. We will be having a fun night with dads invited and refreshments. Meet at the clubhouse at 6:30!

We are planning our annual campout on May 5.  We will pick boys up at school and go to the South pit. Please pick up your child by 4:00 on Saturday afternoon. You can bring fishing poles, sleeping bags etc to meeting or church on the 30th if you would like. Thanks!



Soccer Practice Dates:  (3:30 – 5:00 PM)

April 27, May 1, May 8, May 9



Soccer                   April 21                Home vs Sioux Center Christian      4:00 PM

Soccer                   April 24                at Hull Christian                                4:00 PM

Track                     April 26                Unity Christian Track Meet (Grades 6-8)                                                                     12:30 PM

                                 (bus will bring students, BUT parents must pick them up)

Soccer                   May 2                   at Inwood Christian                          4:00 PM

Track                     May 3                   Western Christian Track Meet (Grades 6-8)                                                               1:00 PM

Track                     May 10                 Dordt Track Meet (Grades 5-8)          12:00 PM

                                 (bus will bring students, BUT parents must pick them up)

Soccer                   May 12                 Home vs Rock Valley Christian        4:00 PM

Track                     May 13                 ICS Track Meet (Grades K-6)            9:30 AM

Soccer                   May 15                 Home vs Sanborn Christian             4:00 PM




Upcoming order dates are: April 24, May 15.

 TRIP questions can be answered by Donna or Nicki at school on Monday, Wednesday, or Friday from 8:30 – 2:00.

TRIP Order form can be printed off the school website if you need one.

Orders need to be in the TRIP box in the school office or given to Donna Koopmans by 8:30 AM on order dates in your family envelopeNo late orders will be taken. Do not fax or call orders to my house – money needs to accompany orders or they will not be processed. Please try to remind your child to bring the order to their teacher or the office right away when they get to school, so that orders will not be forgotten or late.