October 8, 2014


Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!

October Theme: Serve without Fear

Memory Verse: Matthew 28:19-20


THURSDAY, October 9– Cream chicken, loaded potatoes, peas, rice

krispie bars, roll, applesauce

FRIDAY, October 10 – Hamburger, baked beans, corn, roll, mandarin


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


TUESDAY, October 14 – Chicken/bacon sandwich, black bean & corn

salad, chips, mandarin oranges

WEDNESDAY, October 15 – BBQ pork, baked beans, sweet potatoes,

mixed fruit




ICS Apparel For Sale!!

Attached to this 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!!


THURSDAY, October 9 – Attend Paulo Padilha group at Unity 1:15-2:15

– Volleyball game vs Rock Valley Christian

(home) 4:00 PM

FRIDAY, October 10All School Chapel – Wear “No Fear” shirts

Unity “Cast” will present with drama games

MONDAY, October 13 – Ireton CRC Christian Education Soup Supper

at Ireton Christian Reformed Church 5-7 PM

OCTOBER 14 & 16 – Guidance Counseling

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



WEDNESDAY, October 29Dismiss at 11:30

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 3-6 – Book Fair in All Purpose Room

NOVEMBER 5-6 – Parent/Teacher Conferences

FRIDAY, November 7No School

FRIDAY, November 14 – Family Fun Night 6 PM (Preschool – 8th Grade)

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 !


FOUND:Ladies ring. Identify it to claim it.



Take the night off and let us do the cooking for you! Plan to attend the Ireton Christian Education Unit’s Soup Supper at the Ireton Christian Reformed Church on Monday October 13, serving from 5:00-7:00, in the Fellowship Hall. There will be a variety of delicious soups to choose from along with sandwiches and dessert. Mark your calendars, you won’t want to miss it!


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! The BOX TOP Deadline is about 2 weeks away, 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



100th Anniversary Committee members. Please join us!!

We would like to meet for our first time in the next month – Planning celebration for 2016-2017 school year.


Cadet Schedule

October 8       6:30 – 8:30 PM        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)



We had someone donate beef to the school for us to sell as a fundraiser.  There are 2 lb packages of ground beef, steaks, soup bones.  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 by the end of this week.


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

New York Steak (4/pkg)               $10.00

Sirloin Steak (4/pkg)                     $10.00

T-Bone Steak (4/pkg)                   $10.00

Rib Steak (4/pkg)                                    $6.00

Beef Ribs                                   $10.00

Soup Bones                                $5.00

Liver                                          $3.00