January 10, 2018


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



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.



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



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!



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)



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.



West Route Bus Schedule for January 15-19

Monday – Friday:  Randy Van Wyhe AM & PM




(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



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