March 9, 2016


 THURSDAY, March 10 – Chicken nugget wrap, mashed potatoes, mixed

vegetables, fruit

FRIDAY, March 11 – Taco in a bag, refried beans, tomatoes, pineapple

MONDAY, March 14 – Scalloped potatoes & ham, green beans, brad, pears

TUESDAY, March 15 – Omelet, pancakes, carrots, applesauce

WEDNESDAY, March 16 – Pulled pork, mashed potatoes, corn, roll, desserts



CONCERT DONATIONS CHECKS are due to the school office by Friday morning, March 11 to be included in the program!This includes checks that you have at home (no exceptions).




THURSDAY, March 10 – 8th Grade Math Bee 9:00 – 12:00

FRIDAY, March 11 – 11:30 dismissal…End of 3rd Quarter

–        Deadline for Bluegrass Gospel Concert donation checks

MONDAY, March 14 – TRIP Order 8:30 deadline

                                     -Soccer practice begins (weather permitting)

TUESDAY, March 15 – Jr. High attend Unity’s Play (12:30 – 2:30)

WEDNESDAY, March 16 – Grandparent’s Day (Program 9:00)

FRIDAY, March 18 – Report Cards sent home

TUESDAY, March 22 – Jr. High Band Festival at Unity 11:30 – 2:30

WEDNESDAY, March 23 – Soil Conservation Posters Due

THURSDAY, March 24 – No School (Easter Break)

FRIDAY, March 25 – No School (Easter Break)

MONDAY, March 28 – No School (Easter Break)


The Ireton CRC YPS is having a Spud Night on Thursday, March 10serving from 5-7:00 pm at church! We will be serving baked potatoes with all the toppings, salad, and dessert. Free will donation will go toward our summer trip to Guatemala. We will also be having a “silent service auction” where you can bid on the kids for various amounts of time to do various jobs. Take a night off from cooking and join us for some food and fellowship while supporting these kids! Thanks and we hope to see you there!!



Upcoming Order Dates: March 14, April 4, April 25, May 16.

April 4 will be the last TRIP order for the credit to be applied to your tuition statements for this school year.

 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.





(Due March 23)

Theme this year is “We All Need Trees”. This is a great opportunity to support caring for our Natural Resources and also some great money prizes (district and school).

Please promote this to your children!




Soccer                  April 8                   at Sheldon Christian                        4:00 PM

Soccer                  April 12               at Hull Protestant                            4:00 PM

Soccer                  April 14               at Sanborn (Miller Park)                 4:00 PM

Soccer                  April 18               Home vs. Hull Christian                  4:00 PM

Track                    April 20               Unity Christian Track (Grade 6-8) TBD

Soccer                  April 22               at Sioux Center Christian               4:00 PM

Soccer                  April 25               Home vs Orange City Christian     4:00 PM

Soccer                  April 28               Home vs Rock Valley Christian     4:00 PM

Soccer                  May 1                   Home vs Inwood Christian            4:00 PM

Track                    May 4                   Western Christian Track (Grade 6-8) 1:00 PM

Track                    May 11                 Dordt Track Meet (Grade 5-8)       12:00 PM

Track                    May 14                 ICS Track Meet (Grades K-6)          9:30 AM




Monday, March 14
Thursday, March 17
Monday, March 21
Tuesday, March 22
Tuesday, March 29
Thursday, March 31
Monday, April 4
Thursday, April 7
     All practices will be from 3:30-5:00 at school.

Please let Mr. Schoonhoven know if you plan on playing soccer.



March 9               (Pinewood Derby)

March 13 (Cadet/GEMS Sunday at Ireton CRC)

March 23 (Cadet-o-Rama)              

April 13                April 27                May 11

(Meeting times are 6:30 – 8:00 PM)