September 25, 2019


THURSDAY, September 26 Turkey wrap, sweet potato fries, mixed vegetables, mandarin oranges

FRIDAY, September 27 Taco in a bag, french fries, lettuce & tomato, pears

MONDAY, September 30 Pulled pork, roll, mashed potatoes, corn, pear

TUESDAY, October 1 Hamburger noodles, bread, peas, applesauce

WEDNESDAY, October 2 Fish sticks, roll, french fries, green beans, peaches



Ladies Auxiliary is selling Freezer meals as a fundraiser this year.  The choices are meatloaf (gluten free), chicken stuffing bake, million dollar spaghetti bake, orange dream pie, or peanut butter pie.  An order form spreadsheet is coming home today attached to this note.  Payment must accompany the order form when returned to school.  All order forms and payment are due back to school on Monday, October 7! Orders will be ready for pickup on Monday, October 21.  Please go out and sell to help make money for our school!




WEDNESDAY, Oct. 2 – Family Fun Night from 3:15 – 7:00 PM

(family games start at 5:00 PM)

** There will be NO afternoon bussing

** Please contact your child’s teacher if any questions

    concerning this night.  Parents are needed for family games

THURSDAY/FRIDAY, Oct. 3-4 Heartland Teachers Conferences –

No School

  • MONDAY, Oct. 7 – Freezer meal order forms are due back to school

– Board/Staff Party at Orange City Pizza Ranch  6:30 PM

               ** All board/staff are encouraged to attend this event to help

     build relationships within our school community

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 9 – Jog-A-Thon (rain date: Oct. 16)

               Sponsor sheet and work list will come home on Friday

               **There will be NO afternoon bussing

THURSDAY, Oct. 10 – NW Play for TK – 4th Grade  11:20 AM

FRIDAY, Oct. 11 –  Eye Screenings done by Dr. Beaver  9:00 AM

FRIDAY, Oct. 25 – End of 1st Quarter, 11:30 dismissal

FRIDAY, Nov. 1 – Picture Retake Day

Thursday, December 5 – Fall Musical (TK – 8th Grade)





Band and lessons will be on TUESDAY, Oct. 1, next week, and will be scheduled every Tuesday AND Thursday beginning the following week. Please remember your instruments and music each Tuesday and Thursday.


Auxiliary is looking for donations of ground beef for our freezer meal fundraiser.  If you have any you are willing to donate, please contact (text or call) Alissa Richardson at 712-541-2191



Upcoming Order Dates are:  October 7, October 28, November 18, December 9.

TRIP Order forms 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 8:00 AM on order dates in your family envelope.  No 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 their orders to the office as soon as they get to school, so that orders will not be forgotten or late.




Box Tops is changing to fit today’s families. The new and improved Box Tops mobile app uses state-of-the-art technology to scan your store receipt, find participating products and instantly add Box Tops to your school’s earnings online.

-Redeem anywhere, anytime within 14 days of purchase
-Our school’s earnings are automatically updated online.
-No more clipping or sending Box Tops to school.
-Access special bonus offers on top of your Box Tops earnings!

You will still see the old box tops on some products. Please clip them and turn them into school. (Deadline Oct.23) If you see the new box top shown in the picture please download the new app and scan your receipt! The earnings we receive from Box Tops for Education help in so many different ways throughout the school year! Thank you for your support.
Download the App on the App Store or Google Play


2019 Fall Sport Game Schedule

Sept 27                 Hull Protestant ……………………………………..….Away   4:00

Drivers:  Kuperus, Klompien

Oct 8                    Hull Christian …….……………………………………..Away   4:00

Drivers:  Noyes, Dekkers

Oct 14                  Rock Valley Christian…………………………………Home  4:00

** There will be a concession stand available.  Please support!

Oct 15                  Sioux Center Christian……..………………………. Away   4:00

Drivers:  Liston, Noteboom




School is wanting an upright freezer (new/used).  Any questions, please call Marlin at 712-541-1200


Thanks to a supporter for their generous donation of a new refrigerator to our school.


Thanks to all the families who participated in our school store email fundraiser!


School Board is developing an in-depth strategic plan for its vision of ICS in the next 2-5 years.  We welcome any questions regarding the strategic plan as it is being developed.  This is in its initial stages.  Board and faculty have been through their 1st presentations and discussions.  Our plan will focus on the mission of Ireton Christian School.  More information to come.