October 11, 2017

LUNCH MENU:

THURSDAY, October 12 – Hot dog, mac & cheese, carrots, mandarin

oranges

FRIDAY, October 13 – Taco in a bag, refried beans, lettuce & tomato,

pears

MONDAY, October 16-  Chicken patty, sweet potato fries, roll, mixed fruit

TUESDAY, October 17 – Hot ham & cheese, baked beans, mandarin

oranges

WEDNESDAY, October 18– Meatballs & gravy, peaches, green beans,

mashed potatoes

 

FAMILY FUN NIGHT …

Thursday, October 26

     Carnival games for the kids   3:45 – 5:15

     Classroom/Parent games      5:30 – 7:30

           (start with preschool class)

     Ice cream is being served at 6:15

** no busses will run that afternoon**

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS:

THURSDAY, October 12 – Volleyball game vs Rock Valley (away)  4:00 PM

FRIDAY, October 13 – All School Chapel – Wear Chapel shirts

MONDAY, October 16 – Volleyball game vs Sioux Center (away)  4:00 PM

WEDNESDAY, October 18 – Kindergarten – 2nd grade to Dianne’s

pumpkin patch

SATURDAY, October 21 – Board/Staff Party (potluck at school at 6:00 PM)

MONDAY, October 23 – School Board Meeting  7 PM

WEDNESDAY, October 25 – Box top deadline

THURSDAY, October 26 – Family Fun Night

NO BUSSES RUN THAT AFTERNOON

FRIDAY, October 27 – End of 1st Quarter     Dismiss at 11:30

FRIDAY, November 3 – Picture retake day

  • All School Chapel – Wear chapel shirts
  • Shoebox items due to school

WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY, November 8/9 – Parent Teacher Conference

FRIDAY, November 10 – No School

SATURDAY, November 11 – Ladies Expo

 

ADD THESE DATES TO YOUR SCHOOL CALENDAR…

THURSDAY, December 7 – ICS Fall Musical (Kindergarten – 8th grade)

THURSDAY, February 22 – Unity Band Festival

TUESDAY, February 27 – Unity Music Festival

 

 

WEAR FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT CHAPEL SHIRTS ON FRIDAY!

 

WEST BUS ROUTE…

Please continue to be aware of bus running or NOT running the west route in PM (because do not have available driver).  We will email on FRIDAY for following wee if no bus service on certain days.  Sorry for the inconvenience.  Please try to car pool as needed.

 

 

Ireton CRC Soup Supper and Bake Sale

Ireton Christian Reformed Church invites you to our annual Soup Supper on Monday, October 16 serving from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. On the menu will be Chili, Chicken, Potato, & Veggie Soup along with taverns and Cream of Chicken buns. Also choose from a variety of yummy desserts! Free will donation. We will also have a bake sale set up in the back of church. Hosted by the Ireton CRC Christian Education Unit.

 

TRIP NEWS

Upcoming order dates are: October 30, November 13, November 27, December 11

 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.

 

BOX TOPS

BOX TOPS fall deadline is WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25, less than a month away. Please send all box tops bundled in groups of 50 to school by Wednesday, October 25.  Please make sure expiration dates are November 1, 2017 or later.  Thank you for supporting this fundraiser by clipping the box tops off boxes of items you already purchase! Our goal is to raise $1000 for our school this year (that’s 10,000 box tops!)

 

OPERATION CHRISTMAS SHOEBOXES

The time is coming closer to pack the shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.  We will be packing the boxes for our November chapel activity which is November 3.  I have ordered material that will explain how to pack a shoebox and what to put in it but for now here are a few things we will need……

Shoeboxes to pack items in

School Supplies

Toys

Hygiene items (soap, toothbrush, combs)

Clothing

Hair things

Instruments

 

Things NOT to bring…..

Candy

Toothpaste

Liquid items

War related things

 

Thanks so much for helping make a child have a great Christmas but more importantly to learn about Jesus!  

If you have questions please ask Tammy Sieck.

 

Little Caesars Pizza Kit Fundraiser

“Kids of the Kingdom Preschool is currently selling Little Caesar’s pizza kits and also included are four new flavors of cookie dough.  KOK will not be selling any other cookie dough this school year.  If you would like to order, please contact a KOK parent, or Mrs. Stina.  Orders with payments are due by Oct 13, the delivery will be Oct 25.  Thank you for your support!”

** This is a vital fundraiser for our current preschool program.  The fundraisers need to net approximately $5000 to balance the preschool budget.  KOK Families, please do your part to support the KOK program.

 

 

100th Anniversary Items for Sale…

Stop by the school office and pick-up any of the 100th anniversary souvenirs.  We have history books ($15), sweatshirt blankets ($25), stainless steel tumblers ($15), coffee mug ($10), DVD’s ($10), and magnets.  (Good deal on a bundle…1 of each item for $70 total). Stop by the school office anytime during school hours to purchase any of these items.