March 15, 2017


 THURSDAY, March 16 – Turkey sandwich, green beans, ice cream, peaches

FRIDAY, March 17– Mystery Meal

MONDAY, March 20 – Chicken patty, sweet potato fries, mixed vegetables, pears,


TUESDAY, March 21 – Cheese omelet, hash patty, muffin, OJ

WEDNESDAY, March 22 – Hot dog, mac & cheese, green beans, peaches, bun





Bluegrass Gospel Concert Work List

The Work List for the Bluegrass Gospel Concert went home a couple weeks ago with the note.  If you did not see one, you can find it online on the school webpage.  Please look at it and see if you are schedule to work.  If you cannot work your assigned shift, you must find your own replacement…if you switch, please let Mandy Bonnema ( know who you switch with. 



FRIDAY, March 17 – All School Chapel – Wear Chapel T-Shirts

  • KOK Muffins with Moms 2:00 – 3:30
  • Report cards sent home

MONDAY, March 20 – Soccer Practice Begins  3:30 – 5:00

FRIDAY, March 24Grandparents Day

  • 12:30 dismissal
  • Soil Conservation Posters Due

SATURDAY, March 25 – Bluegrass Gospel Concert  2:30 & 7:00 PM Shows

FRIDAY, March 31 – 4th/8th History Day

THURSDAY, April 6 – Circus  (K-4th Grade)

TUESDAY, April 11 – Taproot on Bullying (K-4th Grade)

THURSDAY, April 13 –No School (Easter Break)

FRIDAY, April 14 –No School (Easter Break)

MONDAY, April 17 –No School (Easter Break)

TUESDAY, April 25 – Interscholastic Instrument/Vocal at SCCS

FRIDAY, April 28 – Spring Concert/Culture Fair  7:00 PM



Mr. Schoonhoven will be out the rest of this week…

If you need to contact him, use his email address: or if urgent, email the office at:


Please return the pink Grandparents Day slip on Monday!

Soccer Practice Dates:  (3:30 – 5:00 PM)

March 20, March 21, March 23, March 27, March 28, March 30,

April 3, April 4, April 6, April 10, April 24, April 27,

May 1, May 8, May 9




Upcoming order dates are: April 3 (last order before payout), April 24, May 15.

 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.




100th Anniversary! 

Mark Your Calendars:

Saturday, July 22, 2017

3:00 – 5:00 PM  Carnival Games, School Tours, etc.

6:30 PM – Meal and program ($10/person cost for meal)

Please RSVP by emailing

by June 22, 2017 for meal and program.





Operation Christmas Child

Thanks so much for participating in OCC this past fall. The count is in: 11,485,662 shoeboxes ( the most ever!) were packed and sent to over 100 countries. That number represents children who will hear the Good News of Jesus Christ, and have opportunities to study what it means to be His disciple! Thank you! 


Position Available for 2017-2018 School Year:  Kids of the Kingdom Preschool is looking for a Preschool Teacher/Aide for the

2017-2018 School Year.  If you are interested, please contact Marlin Schoonhoven at 712-278-2245.




Soccer                   April 7                   Home vs Sheldon Christian             4:00 PM

Soccer                   April 11                at Orange City Christian                   4:00 PM

Soccer                   April 18                Home vs Hull Protestant                 4:00 PM

Track                     April 19                Unity Christian Track Meet (Grades 6-8)                                                                     12:30 PM

Soccer                   April 21                Home vs Sioux Center Christian      4:00 PM

Soccer                   April 24                at Hull Christian                                4:00 PM

Soccer                   May 2                   at Inwood Christian                          4:00 PM

Track                     May 3                   Western Christian Track Meet (Grades 6-8)                                                               1:00 PM

Track                     May 10                 Dordt Track Meet (Grades 5-8)          12:00 PM

Soccer                   May 12                 Home vs Rock Valley Christian        4:00 PM

Track                     May 13                 ICS Track Meet (Grades K-6)            9:30 AM

Soccer                   May 15                 Home vs Sanborn Christian             4:00 PM