April 29, 2015


Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!

April’s Theme: Fear of Death

Memory Verse: Revelation 21:4




THURSDAY, April 30 – Fish patty, baked beans, roll, cookie, oranges

FRIDAY, May 1 – Hamburger, French fries, peaches, bun

MONDAY, May 4 – Chicken nugget, corn, rice, mixed fruit

TUESDAY, May 5 – Hog dog, mac & cheese, carrots, bun, pears

WEDNESDAY, May 6 – Cook’s Choice





Soccer                   April 30at Rock Valley Christian………………..              4:00 PM

     (Drivers: Vander Windt, Weida, Pullman, Noyes)

Track                     May 6    Western Christian Track Meet………              1:00 PM

(Drivers: Van Wyk, School Van) (Grades 6-8) (leave at 12:00)

Soccer                   May 7    at Inwood Christian ……………………..              4:00 PM

(Drivers: Weida, Zomermaand, Van Beek, School Van)

Softball                 May 12  at Rock Valley Complex 12:30-3:00 (NE of town)

(NOTE CHANGE OF DATE) (Grades 6-8)

Track                     May 13  Dordt Track Meet…………………….……              12:00 PM

(Grades 5-8) (No Transportation back to school)



FRIDAY-SATURDAY, May 1-2 – Cadet Campout

MONDAY, May 4 – 5th & 6th to Old School House (see information on backside)

-Auxiliary Meeting 7 PM

(Hostesses: Jill Vander Windt & Kim Rens)

WEDNESDAY, May 6 – Pre.-4th Grade Field Trip to Circus   8:30 AM

-7th Grade Math Bee

THURSDAY, May 7 – 5TH-6TH Grade Farm Safety at West Sioux 12:30 PM

-8th Grade Math Bee

-Kindergarten hospital tour 9:30 AM

-K-2nd Grade Mother’s Day Tea 2:30 PM

MONDAY, May 11 – 3rd & 4th Grade Field Trip

– 5th-6th Grade Outdoor Class at Oak Grove 9:30-2:30 PM

-School Board Meeting 7 PM

WEDNESDAY, May 13 – Board/Staff Party at Dordt Rec Center   6:30 PM

FRIDAY, May 15 – 5th & 6th Grade Field Trip to Le Mars/Sioux City

– 8th Grade Field Trip to Sioux Falls

SATURDAY, May 16 – ICS Track Meet & Picnic 9:30 AM

MONDAY, May 18 – KOK Graduation 7 PM

TUESDAY, May 19 – ICS Graduation 7 PM

WEDNESDAY, May 20 – 1st & 2nd Grade Field Trip to Orange City

FRIDAY, May 22 – 11:30 Dismissal (Last Day of School J )


NOTE: There will not be a secretary in the office on Wednesday, May 6 (all day) or May 13 (after 11:15)


5th & 6th will be going to the “Old School House”

on Monday, May 4.

Here’s some reminders for Monday!


  • Blue jeans
  • T-shirt or flannel shirt
  • Boots – not tennis shoes
  • Straw hat
  • Lunch pail


  • Longer dress
  • Bonnet
  • Boots/leather shoes
  • Lunch pail


Your child must have a cold lunch with all food groups.

NO chips or candy bars.

NO thermos. Drink should be in a jar.


If you have any of the following at home you

can bring them also:

  • Marbles
  • Jacks
  • Balls
  • Feathers
  • Hornbook




CADETS: May bring all your camping gear

to the clubhouse TODAY – it is open!




Thanks to everyone who came out yesterday to help with the Jog-a-thon! It was a beautiful day for it!!! Thanks to the parents for helping, the kids for running & asking for pledges, and for those that have pledged.

Remember to go out & collect all those pledges now!

They are due back at school on Tuesday, May 12.




Upcoming Order Dates: May 18.

Sunshine is now also available in $100 cards.

TRIP will be available in the office on Monday 8:15-2:00, Wednesday 8:15-3:00, and Friday 8:15-2:00.




All students are required by Iowa law to have a dose of Tdap vaccine, after age 11 but before entering 7th grade.  If your child will be entering 7th grade next year, and has not already had the required dose of Tdap vaccine after age 11, please make arrangements to do so by calling your vaccine provider.  Please make sure you provide an updated Certificate of Immunization to your child’s school after their required vaccination is complete.   If you have any questions please call your medical provider or Community Health Partners 800-435-3454.