January 20, 2016


 THURSDAY, January 21 – Gravy chicken on potatoes, carrots, fruit, roll

FRIDAY, January 22 – Taco in a bag, refried beans, lettuce, tomatoes, peas,


MONDAY, January 25 – Breaded pork, mashed potatoes, fruit, pork & bean

TUESDAY, January 26 – Popcorn chicken, broccoli, rice, applesauce

WEDNESDAY, January 27 – Hot dog wrap, tator tots, corn, pears




BOX TOP deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 17

Please check expiration dates, count and bundle into groups of 50. To make our goal we need approximately $500 of box tops turned in, that’s 5000 box tops, so keep cutting, saving and turning in box tops to help out our school!




THURSDAY, January 21 – BB Game vs Sanborn Christian (Home) 4 PM

Concession Stand: S. Miedema, B. Dekkers

FRIDAY, January 22 – All School Chapel – Wear “Bucket Fillers” T-shirts

TUESDAY, January 26 – BB Game at Hull Christian (Away) 4 PM

Leave at 3:10Drivers: B. Bonnema, D. Noyes, B. Fedders, S. Miedema

THURSDAY, January 28 – BB Game at Sioux Center Christian (Away) 4 PM

                       Leave at 3:25Drivers: B. Weida, B. Dekkers, J. Dekkers, R. Sieck

SATURDAY, January 30 – Girls BB Tournament at Unity

MONDAY, February 1 – TRIP Order 8:30 deadline

WEDNESDAY, February 311:30 dismissal (teacher inservice at Dordt College)

THURSDAY, February 4 – Society/PTA/Auxiliary Meeting 7 PM

SATURDAY, February 6 – Boys BB Tournament at Western

TUESDAY, February 9 – Junior High Choir Festival

MONDAY, February 15No School – President’s Day

WEDNESDAY, February 17 – Box Top Deadline

FEBRUARY 9 – 17 – Iowa Assessment Testing (3rd – 8th Grade)

TUESDAY, February 23 – Kindergarten Round-Up 8:30 – 1:00 PM

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


Please be in prayer for:

  • Board decisions
  • 2016-2017 ICS Budget
  • Staff/Faculty Intention for 2016-2017 School Year
  • Student Christian Relations & Friendship building
  • 2016-2017 Enrollment – New Families


MISSING:There is a black apron missing from the school kitchen since Christmas break. If you took it home, please return to school ASAP. Thanks!


January 27           February 10         February 24

March 9                              March 23             April 13                April 27                May 11

(Meeting times are 6:30 – 8:00 PM)

BEEF FOR SALE:We have beef for sale at school.

If interested, stop at school to buy some.




Upcoming Order Dates: February 1, February 22, 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.


Look for the ICS Alumni Newsletter coming out this month! Information on school building updates and renovations/repairs needed to complete.

 Also…summer of 2017 we will be celebrating 100 years of Christian Education for Ireton Christian.