October 15, 2014


Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!

October Theme: Serve without Fear

Memory Verse: Matthew 28:19-20



THURSDAY, October 16 – Hot dog, carrots, French fries, apple crisp

FRIDAY, October 17 – Popcorn chicken, rice, broccoli, peaches

MONDAY, October 20– Hamburger, tator tots, pears, green beans, rice

krispie bar

TUESDAY, October 21 – Chicken patty, corn, sweet potato fries, peaches

WEDNESDAY, October 22 – Fish patty, mashed potatoes, carrots,




In November, we will be doing Operation Christmas Child.

More information will be coming next week.



Enter the Kingdom of Scholastic Books in the All Purpose Room November 4 and 6.  Browse the books while you attend Parent/Teacher’s Conferences from 3:30 – 8:00 PM.  Books for all ages will be displayed.




THURSDAY, October 16 – Story Walk (Ireton Walking Trail) Preschool-3rd Grade

FRIDAY, October 17 – Kindergarten – 2nd Grade to Pumpkin Patch

SATURDAY, October 18 – Honor Band Tryouts (Jacie Van Wyk & Jenna Dekkers)

MONDAY, October 20 – TRIP Order 8:30 AM deadline

TUESDAY, October 21 – Volleyball game vs Sheldon/Sanborn

(at Sheldon) 4:15 PM

WEDNESDAY, October 22 – ICS Apparel Order Deadline

FRIDAY, October 24Dismiss at 11:30 – End of 1st Quarter

-Box top deadline

MONDAY, October 27 – Spelling Bee



WEDNESDAY, October 29Dismiss at 11:30

                    – Beginner and Praise Band Practice – No individual lessons

THURSDAY, October 30 – Feed My Starving Children   9:00-10:30 (Grade 3-8)

FRIDAY, October 31 – Picture Retake Day

Report Cards sent home

MONDAY, November 3 – TRIP Order 8:30 AM deadline

NOVEMBER 4 & 6 – Book Fair in All Purpose Room

NOVEMBER 5-6 – Parent/Teacher Conferences

FRIDAY, November 7No School

THURSDAY, November 13 – Family Fun Night 6 PM (Preschool – 8th Grade)

(note change of date)

MONDAY, November 17 – TRIP Order 8:30 AM deadline

THURSDAY, December 4 – Fall Musical (K-8)

SATURDAY, December 6 – Ladies Expo at Ireton Community Center



REMINDER:Tuition and Hot Lunch payments must be on separate checks. They are separate bank accounts. Thanks !

100th Anniversary Committee will be meeting on Tuesday, October 28 at 4:00 PM.

If you are interested in being a part of this, please come!


ICS Apparel For Sale!!

Attached to last week’s note (also online) is the Apparel being sold this year with an order form. We will only be placing one order for this. Order and payment deadline is Wednesday, October 22. We are selling short sleeve t-shirts, long sleeve t-shirts and stadium blankets with the ICS Eagles mascot on. Please don’t miss this opportunity to support your school and show your school spirit!!



Reading Rodeo:

Kindergarten – 15 minutes/day

1st & 2nd Grade – 20 minutes/day

3rd & 4th Grade – 25 minutes/day

5th & 8th Grade – 30 minutes/day

  • Please encourages your child to read each day
  • May read books, newspapers, magazines, etc. outside of class time
  • Students who reach the goal for the month will receive a certificate for a FREE personal pan pizza at Pizza Ranch
  • This begins in October and goes through April




Upcoming Order Dates:  October 20, November 3, November 17, December 1, and December 15 (last order date before Christmas).

Trip Order dates will be every 2 weeks when school begins. This will only be that way for the first semester. Second semester it will go back to every three weeks.

TRIP will be available in the office on Monday 8:15-2:00, Wednesday 8:15-3:00, and Friday 8:15-2:00.



Thank you to all who have been turning in boxtops! We have collected a little over 2600 boxtops, $260.  Last year we collected $779.44 worth of boxtops for this fall deadline. Please turn in any boxtops soon!  The BOX TOP Deadline is next Friday, October 24. Keep collecting and turning in your baggies of 50 boxtops with your family’s name on them.  Turn in bonus boxtops separately with your name on that bag.


Cadet Schedule

October 15     6:30 – 8:30 PM

October 22     6:30 – 8:30 PM        November 5    6:30 – 8:30 PM

November 19   6:30 – 8:30 PM        December 10   6:30 – 8:30 PM

December 17   6:30 – 8:30 PM (Snow derby practice)

December 27   8:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Snow Derby)



There is still a little bit of beef for sale at school yet.  There are 2 lb packages of ground beef, beef ribs, and liver.  If you are interested in some, please stop at school to purchase it.   The best time to come is when a secretary is in the office or Tuesday/Thursday afternoon when Marlin is in the office.

We need to get it out of there ASAP.


2 lb pkg. of ground beef               $6.00 ($3.00/lb)

Beef Ribs                                   $10.00

Liver                                          $3.00