September 17, 2014


Year’s Theme: HAVE NO FEAR!

September Theme: Fear of Making Mistakes

Memory Verse: Psalm 37:24


THURSDAY, September 18– Riblet, Corn, sweet potato fries, peaches, roll

FRIDAY, September 19 – Fish sticks, carrots, grapes, roll

MONDAY, September 22– Chicken patty, French fries, corn, roll, fruit

TUESDAY, September 23 – Tuna melt, peas, bread, peaches

WEDNESDAY, September 24 – Breaded pork, vegetables, pears, roll




Flower Bulb fundraiser is due next Wednesday, September 24. Please have orders and payments to school on Wednesday. Remember, our school gets at least 40% profit on the sales!


Monday, September 29 at 7:oo PM all mothers of Ireton Christian School are invited to the Ladies Auxiliary Kick-off. We have Jill Miller coming to sing/speak to us that night and we will be serving desserts after her presentation. There will also be a short business meeting following desserts.


WEDNESDAY, September 17    -Jr. High Unity Mile Prediction Run

(Grades 6-8) 4:15 PM

(be at Unity Parking lot by 3:45…need to find your own ride)

-Cadets   6:30-8:30 PM

THURSDAY, September 18 – Volleyball game vs. Sioux Center Christian

(home) 4:00 PM

FRIDAY, September 19 – Mid-term (5 weeks completed)

MONDAY, September 22 – TRIP Order 8:30 deadline

– Volleyball game vs Orange City Christian

(away) 4:00 PM

SATURDAY, September 27 – 5k Run/1 Mile Walk 9 AM

MONDAY, September 29 – Ladies Auxiliary Kick-Off 7 PM

TUESDAY, September 30 – Volleyball game vs St. John’s/Zion Lutheran

(home) 4:00 PM

WEDNESDAY, October 1 – Eye Exams at school with Dr. Clousing

– Reading Rodeo Begins (more info to come)

THURSDAY, October 2 – No School, Heartland Conference

FRIDAY, October 3 – No School, Heartland Conference



FRIDAY, October 31 – Picture Retake Day

NOVEMBER 3-6 – Book Fair in All Purpose Room

NOVEMBER 5-6 – Parent/Teacher Conferences

FRIDAY, November 7 – No School

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

       * note change of date from directory




Kids of the Kingdom Preschool is selling Little Lamb Cookie Dough and Cheesecakes. They will be selling through Monday, October 6.

If you would like to order, please contact Tammy Sieck. (712-360-0329)



Thanks to everyone who read books this summer.  Everyone was rewarded for their hard work.  The top Bingo Prizes were awarded to: Treyton Bonnema, Bryce Fedders, Breanna Bonnema, Mikaela Broek, Joshua Abbas, Lila Sieck, Jenna Dekkers, and Olivia Fedders.  Congratulations!


We will be having a Scholastic Book Fair this year during Parent Teacher’s Conferences the first week of November.

More information to follow in the coming weeks.



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

September 17            Cadets            6:30 – 8:30 PM

September 24            Cadets            6:30 – 8:30 PM

October 8                 Cadets            6:30 – 8:30 PM



Upcoming Order Dates:  September 22, October 6, 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.


Iowa AEA Online(Great online learning tool)

user ID: 6990irechr             password: nwaea



BOX TOP Deadline is about 5 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.


Community Health Partnersand your local medical providers ask you to do your part to help prevent the spread of illness, especially during the cold and flu season. Hand washing is the single most important way to stop germs from spreading. 

Wash your hands before: 

  • Making or eating food
  • Treating a cut or wound

Wash your hands after:

  • Caring for someone who is ill
  • Using the toilet or changing a diaper
  • Blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing

Wash with soap and water, making sure to scrub for at least 20 seconds. 

Enterovirus D68 procedure:

     Bleach is recommended for environmental cleaning