February 18, 2015


Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!

February’s Theme: Love without Fear

Memory Verse: I John 4:18





THURSDAY, February 19 – Hot ham & cheese, carrot, mandarin orange, cookie

FRIDAY, February 20 – Taco in a bag, lettuce, tomato, refried beans, pineapple

MONDAY, February 23 – Breaded pork, hashbrowns, baked beans, peaches,


TUESDAY, February 24 – Omelet, sausage, biscuit, tomato slices, oranges

WEDNESDAY, February 25 – Hamburger, potato wedges, corn, pears, bun


Ireton Christian School will hold its annual Society/PTA/Auxiliary Meetingon Thursday, February 26 at 7:00 PM in the All Purpose Room at school. The agenda and proposed budget was either in your church mailbox or sent home with your child last week, please bring this along with you to the meeting. The 2015-2016 School Budget and PTA officers will get presented and voted on that night. The PTA will have Deputy Wayne Pollema from Sioux County Sheriff’s Office come and make a presentation.


Reminder for Kids of the Kingdom Parents

Little Caesar’s Pizza Kit order forms and payments are due back at the school on Friday February 20. Thanks!





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 – TRIP Order   8:30 deadline

– 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

THURSDAY, February 26 – Society/PTA/Auxiliary Meeting 7:00 PM

FRIDAY, February 27 – Hats, Shades & Gum Day

MONDAY, March 2 – KOK Open House 5:00 – 7:00 PM

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

SATURDAY, March 21 – Make-N-Take Fundraiser (more info coming soon)

MONDAY, March 23 –Soccer Practice Begins

THURSDAY, April 9 – All School Skating at Roller Roulette in Sheldon

6:30 – 8:30 PM




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


SAVE THE DATE!!  This year’s Make-N-Take Fundraiser will be on Saturday, March 21.  A flyer will be sent home in a couple weeks with all the details so mark your calendars.  Any questions, please contact Angela Dekkers.



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 20 – Cowboy Day

         February 27 – Hats, shades, gum day

         March – RAMM Party



BOXTOPS: Boxtops are due today!!

Please bundle them in groups of 50. If you don’t have 50, write how many you have on the baggie and turn them in. We can combine them with others to make groups of 50. Please turn in all BOXTOPS as soon as possible, next submission will be next October. Thanks!





March 11 – Pinewood Derby (Weigh-in 6:30, Race 7:00)

March 18 – Justice-For-All in Rock Valley

(Meet at school at 6:00, JFA at 6:30)

               April 1 – Cadet-O-Rama in Rock Valley (more info coming)

               April 8 – Pancake Supper



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)




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.