Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!
January’s Theme: Fear of the Unknown
Memory Verse: Deuteronomy 31:6
HOT LUNCH MENU
THURSDAY, January 29 – Fish patty, mashed potatoes, carrots, pineapple
FRIDAY, January 30 – Turkey wrap, lettuce, tomato, peas, pears
MONDAY, February 2 – Tuna casserole, peas, bread, peaches
TUESDAY, February 3 – Spaghetti, carrots, bread stick, mixed fruit
WEDNESDAY, February 4 – Hot dog wrap, broccoli with cheese, jello,
Iowa Assessment Testingbegins next week for
3rd – 8th Grade. Please try to have your child get plenty of rest and try not to schedule Dr.’s Appointments in the morning.
GRANDPARENTS DAY has been switched to
Friday, March 20 (not March 13). So, please let your grandparents know so they can plan accordingly.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS:
WEDNESDAY, January 28 – Cadets 6:30 – 8:00
THURSDAY, January 29 – BB Game vs SCCS (home) 4:00
Concession Stand Workers: Vander Windt, Dekkers
FRIDAY, January 30 – 3RD – 4TH Grade Ice Fishing with Sunday Ford
SATURDAY, January 31 – Boys BB Tournament at Trinity & Hull Christian
MONDAY, February 2 – TRIP Order Date 8:30 deadline
– Deadline to turn in Bluegrass Gospel Concert Packets
FEBRUARY 2 – 10 – IA Assessment Testing for Grades 3-8.
WEDNESDAY, February 11 – No Band
MONDAY, February 16 – No School – President’s Day
FRIDAY, March 13 – Dismiss at 12:30 (End of 3rd Quarter)
FRIDAY, March 20 – Grandparent’s Day (NOTE CHANGE OF DATE)
-Dismiss at 12:30
BLUEGRASS GOSPEL CONCERT PACKETS
are due on Monday!!
Hopefully everyone is getting their businesses contacted and getting a response. We are getting some checks sent to school, so thank you to everyone who is contacting their businesses. Please also remember to hang posters up at local businesses to help spread the word.
The 17th Annual ICS Bluegrass Concert will take place on March 28, 2015 at the BJ Haan Auditorium in Sioux Center. Please remember this is a HUGE part of our school’s financial needs. Also, please don’t forget to send a Thank You! It is vitally important. Your follow-up can make a difference in consistent contributors.
NEW THIS YEAR:
We added a line to the business letter that states we MUST have their donation
by March 11 if they want to be included in the program.
FEBRUARY IS SCHOOL “SPIRIT” MONTH
February 6 – Pajama and lollipop day
February 9 – 13 – Pixie Week (more info to come next week)
February 13 – Favorite Sports Team/ICS Apparel Day
February 20 – Cowboy Day
February 27 – Hats, shades, gum day
March 6 – RAMM Party
FEBRUARY –READ-A-MILLION MINUTES PROGRAM
Will run for the month of February
(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
The BOXTOP deadline is 3 weeks away (February 18). Please turn in box tops in groups of 50, making sure the expiration date is MARCH 2015 or later, as soon as you can. Remember to write your family’s name on the BOXTOP baggies. Help us reach our goal of $1000!
Contact Deanne Dekkers if you have any questions. Thank you!
Coats/Hats/Gloves/Boots: School had some new winter coats, hats, gloves, and boots donated to the school. They are sizes for children in 2nd grade and below. So, if anyone is in need of a new one, you can stop by school and talk to Mr. Schoonhoven.
More Beef!!We have more beef to sell. If you are interested, please stop at school to check it out. Thanks!
2 lb package of ground beef $6.00
Rump Roast (6-8 lbs) $18.00
Beef Roast (3-4 lbs) $9.00
Sirloin Roast (4-5 lbs) $9.00
Sirloin Steak (3/pkg) $6.00
T-Bone Steak (3/pkg) $6.00
Rib Steak (3/pkg) $6.00
Beef Ribs (3/pkg) $5.00
Upcoming Order Dates: February 2, February 23, March 16, April 7 (Tuesday), April 27, May 18.
We are going back to every 3 week order schedule for the remaining school year.
TRIP will be available in the office on Monday 8:15-2:00, Wednesday 8:15-3:00, and Friday 8:15-2:00.