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Upcoming Events
Sep
18
Mon
2017
Iowa Assessment Testing—3rd to 8th Grades
Sep 18 – Sep 21 all-day

This is required testing for our students in grades 3rd to 8th must take. But at the end of the week, we take these students on a field trip to Peaksview Park as a reward for their hard work on this testing.

Sep
22
Fri
2017
Peaksview Park School Field Trip—3rd to 8th Grades @ Peaksview Park
Sep 22 all-day

As a reward for the week of Iowa Assessment Testing, the 3rd to 8th graders will be taken to Peaksview Park for a day of fun. Students going to Peaksview Park may wear casual dress for this event.  More details will be sent home with your student that week.

Sep
25
Mon
2017
Monday Casual Days
Sep 25 all-day

Every Monday will be casual day this year.  The kids can wear appropriate t-shirts, jeans, etc. on these days.

Sep
28
Thu
2017
Fall Picture Make-up Day—School uniform required
Sep 28 all-day

Make-up school portraits will be taken this day for those who either missed the portrait day on Sept. 7th or for those who were not happy with the portraits taken on the 7th. These are the photos that will appear in the school’s yearbook for this school year.  If your student is getting their photo taken that day, please make sure your student is in full uniform dress.

Sports Picture Day—Sport uniform required
Sep 28 all-day

If your student is participating in a fall sport, their team and individual sports photos will be taken today. These are the photos that will appear in the school’s yearbook for this school year.  If your student is getting their photo taken that day, please make sure your student has their full sports uniform with them for the photos.

Sep
29
Fri
2017
Friday Dress-up Days
Sep 29 all-day

For this school year, every Friday will be a “dressier” or “uniform” day.  This means that it is uniform dress or better. There will be more details provided.

Please note that ALL TUESDAYS THROUGH THURSDAYS are uniform days, except when a special casual day is earned. Details about earning extra casual days will be provided.

Red Cross Blood Drive (tentative) @ In the School Gym
Sep 29 all-day

Each year, we typically hold at least one (or more) blood drives with the Red Cross. We invite all of our parents to take part in this event to help the community. This is a planned date, but the date could change. We will send home information with your student during that week.

Pizza Day
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Once a month, we have pizza day luncheons available.  Sign-up sheets will be sent home the week of the Pizza Day luncheon for you to sign up your student if you choose to get them the pizza lunch.

Oct
2
Mon
2017
Monday Casual Days
Oct 2 all-day

Every Monday will be casual day this year.  The kids can wear appropriate t-shirts, jeans, etc. on these days.

Oct
6
Fri
2017
Friday Dress-up Days
Oct 6 all-day

For this school year, every Friday will be a “dressier” or “uniform” day.  This means that it is uniform dress or better. There will be more details provided.

Please note that ALL TUESDAYS THROUGH THURSDAYS are uniform days, except when a special casual day is earned. Details about earning extra casual days will be provided.

Patriot Wear Delivered (tentative)
Oct 6 all-day

As of right now, this is the day we expect to have the Patriot Wear orders fulfilled.

Oct
8
Sun
2017
THE DESMOND DOSS MEMORIAL RUN—Very Important!!
Oct 8 all-day

This event — the Desmond Doss Memorial Run — is extremely important for the future of our school and is in honor of war hero Desmond T. Doss.

We need every parent and student to participate in some way. We will be sure to get you all of the details as soon as possible. Please make a commitment now to participate in some way, and please be in prayer both about how you should be involved, as well as asking God for this to be a very successful event.

Oct
9
Mon
2017
Monday Casual Days
Oct 9 all-day

Every Monday will be casual day this year.  The kids can wear appropriate t-shirts, jeans, etc. on these days.

Oct
13
Fri
2017
End of 1st Quarter (44 days)
Oct 13 all-day

This is the last day if the 1st quarter of our school year.  Be prepared for next week’s Parent-Teacher Conferences and to get your student’s progress report for the year so far.

Friday Dress-up Days
Oct 13 all-day

For this school year, every Friday will be a “dressier” or “uniform” day.  This means that it is uniform dress or better. There will be more details provided.

Please note that ALL TUESDAYS THROUGH THURSDAYS are uniform days, except when a special casual day is earned. Details about earning extra casual days will be provided.

Oct
16
Mon
2017
Monday Casual Days
Oct 16 all-day

Every Monday will be casual day this year.  The kids can wear appropriate t-shirts, jeans, etc. on these days.

Oct
19
Thu
2017
NO SCHOOL—Parent-Teacher Conferences
Oct 19 all-day

No school today!  However, parents need to be sure to schedule a Parent-Teacher conference with your student’s teacher(s). The purpose of these conferences are so that your student’s teacher can give you an update about how your student is doing in his or her classes. This gives an opportunity for you to ask the teacher any questions you might have, as well.

Oct
20
Fri
2017
Friday Dress-up Days
Oct 20 all-day

For this school year, every Friday will be a “dressier” or “uniform” day.  This means that it is uniform dress or better. There will be more details provided.

Please note that ALL TUESDAYS THROUGH THURSDAYS are uniform days, except when a special casual day is earned. Details about earning extra casual days will be provided.

Hot Dog Day
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Once each month, our school has a hot dog lunch day.  If you want to purchase a hot dog lunch for your student, there will be sign-up sheets sent home on the weeks that the hot dog luncheons will be.  These luncheons are very inexpensive, but help us raise money for student activities.

Oct
21
Sat
2017
Healthful Cooking Weekend
Oct 21 – Oct 22 all-day

We are holding a weekend event where you can learn about healthy cooking in ways you might not have tried before. The details and times of this event will be sent home with your student before the event.