1-15-2014 Memo

January Song:  Psalter #265:1-3.

Hot Lunch:  Karen DV and Amy R will serve hot lunch on Wed, Jan. 22.  The menu will be tacos, chips & salsa, fresh fruit & dip, oreo salad, finger jello, ice cream and toppings.

Pizza Lunch:  This week Friday, Jan. 17.

In Service Day:  No school on Friday, January 24.

Report Cards:  The second marking period ended last Friday.  Report cards were sent home today.  Please sign and return them to the teachers by next week.

Iowa Basics:  The Middle and Upper Rooms will be taking the Iowa Basic tests Jan. 13-17.  Friday afternoon these rooms will go bowling.  Each student will cost $5.00.  If anyone would be willing to drive, please contact Mr. VanderVeen.

Spelling Bee:  The 4-8th grade students will be participating in the annual Spelling Bee on Wed, Jan. 22 at 1:00pm.  All are invited to school to watch the competition.

Milk Orders:  Bills for the second semester were sent home with the memo.  These will take effect starting next Monday, Jan 20.

Advance Notice:  The Kindergarten will present a chapel on Wed, Feb. 19.  More details later.

Faith Scrip News:  Pick-up this week is Friday, 2:50-3:15. Order next week by 8pm on Monday with a Thursday pickup. Kohl's is running a 2% bonus thru tomorrow. See your email for the complete schedule and specials. Coordinator for January: Sarah Hoksbergen

LSC Meeting: Our next Ladies School Circle meeting is scheduled for next Wednesday, January 22 at 7pm. If you would like something added to the agenda, please let Sarah know by Saturday.

Grandparents Day:  The next Grandparents Day will be on Friday, March 21.  Please fill out the attached form and return it by next Wed, Jan 22.  All mothers of students are asked to bring 1 dozen cookies or bars.  More information will follow later.

All School Ski Trip:  We are planning the annual FCS All School Ski Trip for Jan 31 at Cascade in Portage.  Cascade Field Trip Program includes ski or snow board rental, helmet, lessons, and lift ticket for $20.  More information is attached to the memo, but if you have any questions, please contact Karen DeVries

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Seth Hoksbergen on Friday, January 17!