January 17, 2018

LUNCH MENU:

THURSDAY, January 18 – Turkey bacon wrap, tater tots, carrot sticks,

applesauce cup

FRIDAY, January 19 – Sub sandwich, baked beans, French fries, mixed fruit

MONDAY, January 22 – Fish sticks, roll, scotcharo bar, green beans, mixed fruit

TUESDAY, January 23 – Hot dog, mac & cheese, carrots, mandarin oranges

WEDNESDAY, January 24– Meatballs & gravy, roll, corn, mashed potatoes,

peaches

 

SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT TEAM NEEDED

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.

 

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

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

THURSDAY, January 25 – School Improvement Team Meeting  5:00 – 7:00 PM

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

MONDAY, February 19 – No School  – President’s Day

 

ICE FISHING TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Ireton Christian School will be hosting its 2nd annual ice fishing tournament THIS SATURDAY, 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! 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!  Soup people can bring their soup to school tomorrow and Angie will pick it up after school.

 

FEBRUARY “SCHOOL SPIRIT MONTH”:

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)

 

TRIP NEWS

Upcoming order dates are: 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.

 

 

BUS SCHEDULE

West Route Bus Schedule for January 22-26

Monday: Randy Van Wyhe  AM/PM

Tuesday: Randy Van Wyhe AM; NO BUS PM

Wednesday:  Randy Van Wyhe AM/PM

Thursday:  Randy Van Wyhe  AM/PM

Friday:  Randy Van Wyhe  AM/PM

 

 

BASKETBALL GAME SCHEDULE

All games are Girl/Boy (girls play first, with exception ONLY BOYS vs Homeschoolers)

 

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

 

 BLUEGRASS GOSPEL CONCERT PACKETS

…went home a couple weeks ago.

So, hopefully everyone has gotten their letters sent out. 

 DEADLINE TO TURN IN PACKETS IS ONLY 3 WEEKS AWAY ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 5!!

 

Jr. High Des Moines Trip

We are planning on Thursday, May 3 to go on our Jr. High Des Moines Trip.  Each student will need to raise $40-45 for the trip.  This includes fee for Living History Farms and 2 meals.  We encourage students to do jobs to earn money instead of parents paying for it.  Ideas include…bake sale, raking leaves, helping grandparents.