January 10, 2018

 LUNCH MENU:

THURSDAY, January 11 – Chili, cinnamon roll, carrot sticks, applesauce

FRIDAY, January 12 – No Hot Lunch – early dismissal

MONDAY, January 15 – Hot dog wrap, tater tots, peas, peaches

TUESDAY, January 16 – Pizza burger, sweet potato fries, carrots,

mandarin oranges

WEDNESDAY, January 17– Spaghetti, bread, green beans, pears

 

SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT TEAM NEEDED

We are needing to put together a School Improvement Team for our upcoming CSI Review.  This “team” will be made of up of parents, board members, and staff.  If you are willing to be on this, please contact the school and let us know.  We will be having our first meeting on Thursday, January 25 with our advisor to get the process started.  Any questions, let us know.

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

FRIDAY, January 12 – All School Chapel – Wear chapel shirts

  • End of 2nd Quarter, Dismiss at 11:30

MONDAY, January 15BB game vs OCCS (home)  4 PM

Concession Stand: Erickson, Zomermaand

TUESDAY, January 16 – BB game vs SCCS (home)  4 PM

Concession Stand: Kuperus, Sieck

FRIDAY, January 19 – Report Cards sent home

SATURDAY, January 20 – Ice Fishing Tournament

MONDAY, January 22 – Parent/Teacher Conference  3:30 – 6:00 PM

(at request from teacher or parents)

(or schedule a time that works best on another date)

TUESDAY, January 23 – BB game vs Homeschoolers (home)(boys only) 4 PM

Concession Stand:  Noteboom

JANUARY 30 – FEBRUARY 6 – Iowa Assessment Testing (Grade 3-8)

WEDNESDAY, February 711:30 dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)

MONDAY, February 12 – PTA/Society/Auxiliary Meeting  7 PM

 

ICE FISHING TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Ireton Christian School will be hosting its 2nd annual ice fishing tournament on January 20, 2018 at Emerson Bay on West Lake Okoboji.  More details and registration form are on the school website. You can register through Eventbrite, but there is a fee associated with that.  So, if you don’t want to pay the additional fee, you can print a registration form online and send that with payment to school.

At our upcoming ICS Ice Fishing Tourney, we serve our hard working fishermen soup and cinnamon rolls! Last week a food list and the recipes for the soup, which needs to be dropped off by January 19 was sent home. See bottom of food list for further instructions. Any questions, please contact Angie Zomermaand. Thanks!

 

FEBRUARY “SCHOOL SPIRIT MONTH”:

January 26 – Pep Rally …Wear school apparel or school colors

(red & black)

February 2 – Hats, Shades, Gum, Lollipop Day

February 9 – Cowboy Day (dress as a cowboy/cowgirl)

February 12-16 – Pixie Week (more info. will come home later)

Wednesday, February 14 – Wear red or pink

Friday, February 16 – Sports Apparel Day

February 23 – Pajama, Crazy Hair Day

March 2 – Bowling Party

(for all who complete Read-A-Million-Minutes)

 

TRIP NEWS

Upcoming order dates are: January 15, February 5, February 26, March 19, April 9 (last order before cutoff), May 7.

 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.

 

BUS SCHEDULE

West Route Bus Schedule for January 15-19

Monday – Friday:  Randy Van Wyhe AM & PM

 

 

BUS ROUTES SWITCH MONDAY!!

(time are approximate)

West Route:                                                    East Route:

7:00       Dean Dekkers                                     7:15       AJ Nelson

7:05       Zack Van Wyhe                                  7:20       Scott Miedema

7:12       Jason Van Driessen                           7:22       Monte Erickson

7:15       Dave Noteboom                                7:30       Ryan Zomermaand

7:17       Brent Osterkamp                              7:35       Dean Bos

7:30       Chad Abbas                                        7:40       Dustin Van Roekel

7:32       Bryan Dekkers                                   7:42       Kevin Wynia

7:36       Todd Van Wyhe                                 7:50       Dave Van Klompenburg

7:38       Travis Waterman                               7:52       Benjy Weida

7:40       Jayson Pullman                                 7:53       Dave Wielenga

7:43       Maria Curiel Andrade                       8:00       Josh Hooyer

7:46       Mark Klompien                                 8:05       Mike Rens

7:48       Darin Noyes                                       8:10       Greg Van Beek

7:50       Sophia Topete                                   8:12       Jim Dekkers

7:50       Jose Flores                                         8:13       Ron Hulshof

7:53       Jon Burt                                              8:15       Jeremy Koopmans

7:55       Mike Kramer

8:00       Tyler Van Wyhe

8:03       Joe Richardson

8:10       Kyle Byker

8:15       Brad Fedders

 

BASKETBALL GAME SCHEDULE

All games are Girl/Boy (girls play first, with exception ONLY BOYS vs Homeschoolers)

Mon, Jan 15                HOME vs OCCS……………………….4pm

Tues, Jan 16                HOME vs SCCS………………………..4pm

Tues, Jan. 23              HOME vs Homeschoolers……….4pm (boys only / 5-6 quarters)

Sat, Jan 27                   GIRLS Tournament at Trinity Chr/Hull Christian

Sat, Feb 3                     BOYS Tournament at Unity Christian/Orange City Christian

January 3, 2018

LUNCH MENU:

THURSDAY, January 4 – Shrimp, rice, broccoli, strawberry cup

FRIDAY, January 5 – Pizza, garden salad, peas, applesauce

MONDAY, January 8 – Hamburger, tater tots, corn, roll, mixed fruit

TUESDAY, January 9 – Stromboli, trail mix, peas, mandarin oranges

WEDNESDAY, January 10– Popcorn chicken, roll, green beans, pears

 

 

SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT TEAM NEEDED

We are needing to put together a School Improvement Team for our upcoming CSI Review.  This “team” will be made of up of parents, board members, and staff.  If you are willing to be on this, please contact the school and let us know.  We will be having our first meeting on Thursday, January 25 with our advisor to get the process started.  Any questions, let us know.

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

THURSDAY, January 4 – BB game vs St Johns/Zion Lutheran (home)  4 PM

Concession Stand: Noyes, Pullman

TUESDAY, January 9 – BB game vs Sanborn (home)  4 PM

Concession Stand: Van Beek, J. Dekkers

FRIDAY, January 12 – All School Chapel – Wear chapel shirts

  • End of 2nd Quarter, Dismiss at 11:30

MONDAY, January 15BB game vs OCCS (home)  4 PM

Concession Stand: Erickson, Zomermaand

TUESDAY, January 16 – BB game vs SCCS (home)  4 PM

Concession Stand: Kuperus, Sieck

FRIDAY, January 19 – Report Cards sent home

SATURDAY, January 20 – Ice Fishing Tournament

MONDAY, January 22 – Parent/Teacher Conference  3:30 – 6:00 PM

(at request from teacher or parents)

(or schedule a time that works best on another date)

TUESDAY, January 23 – BB game vs Homeschoolers (home)(boys only) 4 PM

Concession Stand:  Noteboom

ADVANCE DATES:

WEDNESDAY, February 7 – 11:30 dismissal (Teacher Professional Development)

MONDAY, February 12 – PTA/Society/Auxiliary Meeting  7 PM

 

ICE FISHING TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Ireton Christian School will be hosting its 2nd annual ice fishing tournament on January 20, 2018 at Emerson Bay on West Lake Okoboji.  More details and registration form are on the school website.

At our upcoming ICS Ice Fishing Tourney, we serve our hard working fishermen soup and cinnamon rolls! Attached is a food list with the recipes for the soup, which needs to be dropped off by January 19. See bottom of food list for further instructions. Any questions, please contact Angie Zomermaand. Thanks!

 

FEBRUARY “SCHOOL SPIRIT MONTH”:

January 26 – Pep Rally …Wear school apparel or school colors

(red & black)

February 2 – Hats, Shades, Gum, Lollipop Day

February 9 – Cowboy Day (dress as a cowboy/cowgirl)

February 12-16 – Pixie Week (more info. will come home later)

Wednesday, February 14 – Wear red or pink

Friday, February 16 – Sports Apparel Day

February 23 – Pajama, Crazy Hair Day

March 2 – Bowling Party

(for all who complete Read-A-Million-Minutes)

 

WEATHER RELATED ANNOUNCEMENTS:

For Weather related announcements listen to KDCR (88.5 FM), KSOU

(93.9 FM), KTIV Channel 4, KCAU Channel 9. Announcements will also be on Snowcap. You may sign up to receive alerts thru SNOWCAP on your phone or through your internet-go to Snowcap(found on ICS website) & sign up for Ireton Christian School Alerts.

 

TRIP NEWS

Upcoming order dates are: January 15, February 5, February 26, March 19, April 9 (last order before cutoff), May 7.

 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.

 

BUS SCHEDULE

West Route Bus Schedule for January 8-12

Monday – Friday:  Randy Van Wyhe AM & PM

 

BAKED GOODS…

Hope Pullman will be selling baked goods on Thursday, January 4 at the home basketball game to raise money for the Des Moines trip fee.  Please help support her and buy some goodies tomorrow.

 

BASKETBALL GAME SCHEDULE

All games are Girl/Boy (girls play first, with exception ONLY BOYS vs Homeschoolers)

 

Thurs, Jan 4                HOME vs St Johns/Zion Lutheran..4pm

Tues, Jan 9                  HOME vs Sanborn………………..…4pm

Mon, Jan 15                HOME vs OCCS……………………….4pm

Tues, Jan 16                HOME vs SCCS………………………..4pm

Tues, Jan. 23              HOME vs Homeschoolers……….4pm (boys only / 5-6 quarters)

Sat, Jan 27                   GIRLS Tournament at Trinity Chr/Hull Christian

Sat, Feb 3                     BOYS Tournament at Unity Christian/Orange City Christian

 

Marlin will be gone…

 January 4 – 5 (Thursday-Friday)  attending his son, Alex’s, graduation from the Marines in San Diego, CA.  Please contact Nicki Weida (secretary) for school assistance or Dave Wielenga (Board president) for other items needed during that time.

 

Jr. High Des Moines Trip

We are planning on Thursday, May 3 to go on our Jr. High Des Moines Trip.  Each student will need to raise $40-45 for the trip.  This includes fee for Living History Farms and 2 meals.  We encourage students to do jobs to earn money instead of parents paying for it.  Ideas include…bake sale, raking leaves, helping grandparents.