February 24, 2016

Year’s Theme: BUCKET FILLERS!

“Have You Filled A Bucket?”

February’s Theme: Body (Heart)

Deut. 6:5/Matthew 22:37

 

HOT LUNCH MENU

 THURSDAY, February 25 – Chicken patty, mashed potatoes, carrots, bun, fruit

FRIDAY, February 26 – Tuna casserole, corn, peaches, bread

MONDAY, February 29 – Goulash, green beans, bread & peanut butter, peaches

TUESDAY, March 1 – Fish sticks, peas, roll, cookie, pears

WEDNESDAY, March 2 – Chicken patty, sweet potato fries, carrots, mixed fruit, bread

 

 

BLUEGRASS GOSPEL CONCERT PACKETS were due last week.

Please do not send your packet to school until it is COMPLETED!

It is your responsibility to get the donation from the business (unless they have told you they are sending it to school) and send the thank you and tickets.

If you have not turned yours in yet, please do so as soon as possible.

If we receive any checks at school for the Bluegrass Gospel Concert, you will receive an email from us telling you the amount and asking you to send out the tickets and the thank you letter.

 

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

FRIDAY, February 26 Pajamas, Slippers, Crazy Hair Day

FRIDAY, March 4 –Bowling Party for RAMM (for those who have met weekly goal)

MONDAY, March 7 – KOK Open House and Registration 5-7 PM

WEDNESDAY, March 9 – 7th Grade Math Bee 9:00 – 12:00

THURSDAY, March 10 – 8th Grade Math Bee 9:00 – 12:00

FRIDAY, March 11 – 11:30 dismissal…End of 3rd Quarter

MONDAY, March 14 – TRIP Order 8:30 deadline

WEDNESDAY, March 16 – Grandparent’s Day (note change of date)

FRIDAY, March 18 – Report Cards sent home

 

 

WEAR PAJAMAS, SLIPPERS AND CRAZY HAIR ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26

 


The Ireton CRC YPS is having a Spud Night on Thursday, March 10serving from 5-7:00 pm at church! We will be serving baked potatoes with all the toppings, salad, and dessert. Free will donation will go toward our summer trip to Guatemala. We will also be having a “silent service auction” where you can bid on the kids for various amounts of time to do various jobs. Take a night off from cooking and join us for some food and fellowship while supporting these kids! Thanks and we hope to see you there!!

 

Student speeches for Grandparent’s Day Program need to be memorized by March 9 practice. Thanks!


Please ENCOURAGE your child to meet the reading goal for February RAMM!

We want 100% of the school to go bowling!! Thanks Mr. S.

 

 

TRIP NEWS:

Upcoming Order Dates: March 14, April 4, April 25, May 16.

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 envelope.

 No late orders will be taken.  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.

 


GRANDPARENTS DAY HAS BEEN CHANGED TO WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16.Please notify grandparents of this change, so they can plan accordingly.

 

 


READ-A-MILLION MINUTES

(this takes the place of Reading Rodeo for the month of February)

Slips will be sent home each Monday (Tuesday for Kindergarten). Slips will need to be returned, signed by parent EACH week.

March 4 – Bowling Party for ALL who have met the reading goal for the month of February (if they don’t meet the goal – they will be staying at school and reading with a teacher)

Kindergarten – 15 min/day

1st & 2nd Grade – 20 min/day

3rd & 4th Grade – 25 min/day

5th – 8th Grade – 30 min/day

 

 

CADETS & GEMS:

February 24                       

March 9               (Pinewood Derby)

March 13 (Cadet/GEMS Sunday at Ireton CRC)

March 23 (Cadet-o-Rama)              

April 13                April 27                May 11

(Meeting times are 6:30 – 8:00 PM)