March 22, 2017


 THURSDAY, March 23 – Fish sticks, French fries, peas, mixed fruit, roll

FRIDAY, March 24– Pulled pork, mashed potatoes, corn, roll, pie

MONDAY, March 27 – Spaghetti, peas, breadsticks, pears

TUESDAY, March 27 – Sub sandwich, carrot sticks, sweet potato fries, oranges

WEDNESDAY, March 28 – Mc Ribb, Green beans, pears, bread & peanut butter



Bluegrass Gospel Concert

The Bluegrass Gospel Concert is Saturday at 2:30 or 7:00 PM.  We encourage all ICS families to attend with their child(ren) to show support for our school.  ICS families get in free to the concert.

The Work List for the Bluegrass Gospel Concert is stapled to this note.    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 24Grandparents Day  (8:45 – 12:30)

  • 12:30 dismissal – NO BUS SERVICE AT 12:30
  • 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)

WEDNESDAY, April 19 – Ireton VBS Fundraiser Supper & Bake Sale  5:00 – 7:30 PM

April 24 – April 30 – Christian Education Week – Go Fish!

TUESDAY, April 25 – Interscholastic Instrument/Vocal at SCCS

FRIDAY, April 28 – Spring Concert/Culture Fair (Grades 3-8) 7:00 PM



There is a lot of information attached to this week’s note.  Please look through it all so you don’t miss anything


REMINDER:  There is no bus service on Friday afternoon (12:30) due to Grandparent’s Day.



100th Anniversary Souvenir Order Forms! 

ICS 100th Anniversary souvenir order forms are coming home today.  We will be placing 2 orders; the first order deadline is May 1 and the second is July 22. Please return order form with correct payment to the school office if you would like to order anything.




Ladies Auxiliary Bakeless Bake Sale is going on right now.  There is a flyer attached to this note with more information.  Please send your donation to school by April 7 if you would like to donate.



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.


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.

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.



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



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