February 11, 2015

PRAYER CORNER

Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!

February’s Theme: Love without Fear

Memory Verse: I John 4:18

 

 
 

HOT LUNCH MENU

THURSDAY, February 12 – Sub sandwich, carrot sticks, sweet potato fries,

pineapple

FRIDAY, February 13 – Pizza, garden salad, cottage cheese, strawberries

MONDAY, February 16 – No School

TUESDAY, February 17 – Chicken patty, rice, broccoli, peaches

WEDNESDAY, February 18 – Stromboli, green beans, go-gurt, pears

 

 

COLDS/FLU– if your child has a fever, please keep them home until no fever for 24 hours. Thanks!

 

 

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM/ICS APPAREL

DAY IS FRIDAY!!

 


CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

FRIDAY, February 13 – Favorite Sports Team/ICS Apparel Day

MONDAY, February 16No School – President’s Day

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 18 – Cadets 6:30 – 8:00

FRIDAY, February 20 – Cowboy Day

FEBRUARY 23-27 – Staff Appreciation Week (see info below)

MONDAY, February 23 – Star Lab with Sunday Ford in gym

–        1st – 4th Grade to Hillcrest 2:00 PM

TUESDAY, February 24 – 5th – 8th Grade to Bob Lenz at Sheldon Christian

FRIDAY, February 27 – Hats, Shades & Gum Day

 

FRIDAY, March 13 – Dismiss at 11:30 (End of 3rd Quarter)

FRIDAY, March 20 – Grandparent’s Day (NOTE CHANGE OF DATE)

Dismiss at 12:30

 

 

PIXIE WEEKis going on this week. Each child received a name on Friday who their Pixie for the week is. Below is a list of what you should bring each day for your pixie. Remember to only spend $1-$2 on items.

Thursday: Candy

Friday: Drink and snack item for pixie

 

 

STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK: February 23-27

The PTA has designated the week of February 23-27 for our annual teacher/staff appreciation week. It is a time we can show appreciation to each of the people at ICS for all they do. Each day you are encouraged to show your appreciation. Listed below are suggestions for each day:

Monday – note

Tuesday – pen/pencil/dry erase marker

Wednesday – Beverage

Thursday – Fruit or baked goods

Friday – Kids Choice

 

BLUEGRASS GOSPEL CONCERT PACKETS

were due on Monday!!

If you have not turned in your packet, please do so as soon as possible.

Please also remember to hang posters up at local businesses to help spread the word.

The 17th Annual ICS Bluegrass Concert will take place on March 28, 2015 at the BJ Haan Auditorium in Sioux Center. Please remember this is a HUGE part of our school’s financial needs.

 

BOB LENZ

Bob Lenz, author, international speaker, and founder of Life Promotions will be speaking at Sheldon Christian School on Tuesday, February 24. That morning he will be addressing middle school students from seven area Christian schools.

Bob’s school assembly programs have been consistently rated among the best in the nation by school administrators, teachers, parents, and most importantly, students.  In addition to speaking, Bob is Founder and President of Life Promotions – a non-profit youth organization located in Appleton, Wisconsin with a mission to instill hope in youth. Since 1982 Bob has spoken in all 50 states to more than 3 million people, and is a member of the National Speakers Association.

 

FEBRUARY IS SCHOOL “SPIRIT” MONTH

         February 13 – Favorite Sports Team/ICS Apparel Day

         February 20 – Cowboy Day

         February 27 – Hats, shades, gum day

         March 6 – RAMM Party

 

BOXTOPS:

We have collected and counted over 1500 BOXTOPS for the Feb. 18 deadline.  That’s over $150 we get donated to our school just for clipping the boxtops on brands we use.  Keep turning your BOXTOPS in! If you don’t have 50, just count the ones you have and write the number on the baggie and send them in, we will combine your boxtops with others. Help our school reach our school year’s goal of $1000!

FEBRUARY –READ-A-MILLION MINUTES PROGRAM

Will run for the month of February. Turn in slips by Monday of each week!

(this takes the place of “Reading Rodeo” for the month)

Students will need to complete weekly slips and parents need to sign verifying the minutes read. Students who complete the 4 weekly slips will attend a party in March!

Preschool – 10 minutes/day (read to by parents)

Kindergarten – 15 minutes/day

1st & 2nd Grade – 20 minutes/day

3rd & 4th Grade – 25 minutes/day

5th & 8th Grade – 30 minutes/day

 

 

 

More Beef!!We have a little bit of beef left to sell.

If you are interested, please stop at school to check it out. Thanks!

  2 lb package of ground beef $6.00 (12)

  Beef Roast (3-4 lbs) $9.00 (4)

  T-Bone Steak (3/pkg) $6.00 (12)                                 NOT MUCH LEFT,

 Beef Ribs (3/pkg)   $5.00 (6)                                         GOING FAST!

 Soup Bone $6.00 (4)

  

 

TRIP NEWS:

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

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