December 17, 2014

 

PRAYER CORNER

Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!

December Theme: Fear to Speak Up

Memory Verse: Acts 18:9

 

 

HOT LUNCH MENU

THURSDAY, December 18 – Popcorn shrimp, rice, broccoli, applesauce

FRIDAY, December 19 – Hamburger casserole, green beans, pineapple, muffin

MONDAY, December 22 – Chicken fajita wraps, lettuce, tomato, chips, fruit

TUESDAY, December 23 – Mc Rib, sweet potato fries, corn, roll, peaches

WEDNESDAY, December 24 – No School

 

 

There will NOT be library next week Tuesday

due to a shortened day.

 

Wear “No Fear” T-shirts on FRIDAY

 

URGENT!! IOWA STATE BANK’S CHRISTMAS CARD

is back again this year. Iowa State Bank in Ireton is once again having the “Christmas Card” at the bank and for every signature that designates Ireton Christian School as the recipient; the bank will donate $5.00 to the school. This is open for anyone to do, so parents can sign the card and bring their children to sign also. The card will be available from November 24-December 19. So, please take a moment to stop in, sign the card, and vote for Ireton Christian School!

CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

FRIDAY, December 19 – All School Chapel – Wear “No Fear” T-shirts

-Christmas caroling downtown in Ireton and passing out goodies 12:30-1:30

MONDAY, December 22 – BB Game vs Sheldon Christian (home) 4:00

Concession Stand Workers: Weida, Broek

TUESDAY, December 23 – Dismiss at 1:30 for Christmas Break

DECEMBER 24 – JANUARY 4No School – Christmas Break

MONDAY, January 5 – Classes resume

Soup Supper (Food and work list are attached)

THURSDAY, January 8 – BB Game vs OCCS (away) 3:45 (Boys play first)

Leave at 3:10  Drivers: Fedders, Sieck, Broek, Vander Windt

FRIDAY, January 9 – 11:30 dismissal – End of 2nd Quarter

MONDAY, January 12 – BB Game vs SCCS (away) 4:00

Leave at 3:25  Drivers: Weida, Abbas, Dekkers, Noteboom

TUESDAY, January 13 – BB Game vs St. Johns/Zion Lutheran (away) 3:45

Leave at 2:50  Drivers: Schoonhoven, Broek, Noyes, Zomermaand

                 Boys play first

FRIDAY, January 16 – Report cards go home

–         Students attend Shanren (OC Arts Festival) at Unity Knight Center 1:30

 

TEACHER CHRISTMAS GIFTS

There’s still time to donate. If you would like to donate, please have to school by Friday. There is a box available at the school office if you would like to donate to teacher Christmas gifts. Thanks in advance, from PTA

 

 

CHRISTMAS DONATIONSfrom school will be for Family Crisis Center (cash donations only). This is in lieu of exchanging gifts between students, we feel we have many blessings already and therefore want to be people with “giving hearts”.

 

 

SOUP SUPPERwork list and food list is attached to this note and is also online. Please take a moment to look it over and see when you are scheduled to work and what you are required to make.

 

TRIP NEWS:

We still have some $5 Barnes and Noble, $10 Target, $10 Wal-Mart, and $10 Applebees cards on hand that would make great gifts for those hard to shop for people or stocking stuffers. They will be available on Friday and Monday from 8:00 – 2:00.

Upcoming Order Dates:  January 12, February 2, February 23, March 16, April 7 (Tuesday), April 27, May 18.

We are going back to every 3 week order schedule for the remaining school year.

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

 

BASKETBALL GAME SCHEDULE

MONDAY, December 22 – BB Game vs Sheldon Christian (home) 4:00

Concession Stand Workers: Weida, Broek

THURSDAY, January 8 – BB Game vs OCCS (away) 3:45 (Boys play first)

Leave at 3:10  Drivers: Fedders, Sieck, Broek, Vander Windt

MONDAY, January 12 – BB Game vs SCCS (away) 4:00

Leave at 3:25  Drivers: Weida, Abbas, Dekkers, Noteboom

TUESDAY, January 13 – BB Game vs St. Johns/Zion Lutheran (away) 3:45

Leave at 2:50  Drivers: Schoonhoven, Broek, Noyes, Zomermaand

                 Boys play first

THURSDAY, January 15 – BB Game vs Inwood (home) 4:00

Concession Stand Workers: Schoonhoven, Fedders

THURSDAY, January 22 – BB Game vs Sanborn Christian (away) 4:00

Leave at 2:50  Drivers: Van Beek, Vander Windt, Fedders, Sieck

SATURDAY, January 24 – Girls BB Tournament at Unity & OCCS

THURSDAY, January 29 – BB Game vs SCCS (home) 4:00

Concession Stand Workers: Vander Windt, Dekkers

SATURDAY, January 31 – Boys BB Tournament at Trinity & Hull Christian

 

THANK YOU!! THANK YOU!! THANK YOU!!

Thank you to all the generous and talented  bakers. Because of your wonderful creations we were able to raise $ 574.50   for our kids!!

GREAT JOB all those who contributed!!!

 

TEAM TEN NAPELhas the 2015 “God’s Creation” calendars in. Please call Susan Ten Napel (278-2520) if you are interested in purchasing one.

All profits will go to “Relay for Life” 2015. Each calendar sells for $8.00.

Thanks you for your support in finding a cure to fight cancer, of all types.

 

BAKE SALE! BAKE SALE!

We will be having the final bake sale for the year along with the Soup Supper. We are asking each family to bring at least 3 items to sell – more is welcomed.

Please have items labeled and priced.

The list below is a good suggestion but if you have more/different items to bring please feel free.

Please have your items to school by 4 pm on Monday January 5.

Thanks for all the effort and support! Remember this is to help support our children! Any question or concerns please contact Jenn Miedema  at 441-2232 or Jean Bos at 567-5033

 

$ 1.50 per cupcake or $12 for dozen

$ 7 per dozen cookies-depending on type of cookie

$ 5 half dozen bars, $8-10 full pan

$ 5-10 cakes- bundt, angel food,layered, decorated

$ 2 popcorn balls, carmel apples

$ 6-8 for lg bread(white, wheat, banana, lemon/poppyseed, pumpkin)

$ 3-5 for mini breads

$ 6-8 gal. size snack mixes

$ 3 for quart size snack mixes

$ 5 for half dozen muffins

$ 8-12 for pies-fruit,cream,fresh,frozen

$ 5-7 per dozen speciality candies or cookies

Other suggestions:

$ 5 canned jams,pickles,salsa, meat

$5-7 quarts of canned soup

$ 3-5 cookie/bar in a jar mix, hot chocolate mix

$ 15-25 for full frozen meals, or soups

 

Cadet Schedule

December 17      6:30 – 8:00 PM (Snow derby practice)

December 27      8:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Snow Derby)

 

 

Reading Rodeo:

Kindergarten – 15 minutes/day

1st & 2nd Grade – 20 minutes/day

3rd & 4th Grade – 25 minutes/day

5th & 8th Grade – 30 minutes/day

  • Please encourages your child to read each day
  • May read books, newspapers, magazines, etc. outside of class time
  • Students who reach the goal for the month will receive a certificate for a FREE personal pan pizza at Pizza Ranch
  • This begins in October and goes through April

 

 

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