March 23, 2017
March 23, 2017
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Automatic Re-Enrollment for 2017-2018 – FACTS Account Withdrawal Tomorrow - March 24
Your re-enrollment deposit will be collected through FACTS on March 24. If you have questions, please contact Mandy Croushore.
Siblings of current students: APPLY NOW for the 2017-2018 school year!
If you are planning for another one of your children to come to ICS for the 2017-2018 school year, now is the time to apply! Applications are steadily coming in and space is limited. Log on to your online application account to begin the sibling application today. Sibling application fees are only $75. Forgot your username or password or have any questions? Contact Lauren Gessner, Enrollment Manger.
Tuition Assistance Applications due April 1
Applications for tuition assistance are processed online by FACTS. All required documentation is due by April 1, 2017. There is a processing fee of $30 for this service. Please remember that a new online application must be completed each year you request tuition assistance. Details are available on our website under Tuition and Financial Aid.
ACSI Math Olympics is Monday, March 27-NOON DISMISSAL
- Extended Care will start at noon with lunch/recess
- No Smart Lunch for any students, so all students should bring lunch
- Elementary Choir 12:00-1:30p.m. with lunch. Pick up at 1:30 p.m. at Entrance 3
- No Percussion class
- Piano lessons-please coordinate with piano teacher
- Pick up for Math Olympics participants is 3:30 p.m.
Thank you parents for your generosity!
The faculty and staff send a BIG thank you to parents for the generous show of appreciation during Teacher Appreciation Week. The luncheon was delicious. Teachers and staff appreciated the great breakfast snack food that was set out for them during the week as well. Thank you for showing your support in tangible ways to the ICS team. We are truly blessed to have such great faculty and staff at ICS and equally blessed to have so many wonderful parents show support for the ICS team throughout the entire school year. We thank the PTF, especially Kay Hoffman, Kelley Pinzon and Niko Stemple for organizing the luncheon and the Parent Service Teams for the snack bars. You did a great job!
Auction May 5, 2017: Buy Tickets Now!
Please join us Friday, May 5, 2017 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. in the Atrium for a special evening celebrating Immanuel Christian School. This is sure to be a fun night for all – filled with a Live and Silent Auction, delicious food, entertainment, testimonials and great fellowship. Save the date on your calendar and line up a babysitter early! Buy tickets NOW! Hurry, the event sold out last year!
All students in grades 1-8 will be reciting verses soon.
March 30: 1st Grade (N-T 3rd Quarter) 1st Try
March 31: 1st Grade (N-T) Retry
April 6: 1st Grade (A-M 1st & 2nd Quarter) 1st Try
2nd – 8th Grade (3rd Quarter) 1st Try
April 7: 1st Grade (A-M 1st & 2nd Quarter) Retry
2nd – 8th Grades (3rd Quarter) Retry
100 Verse Recitation
There is an opportunity at the end of the 4th quarter for students who wish to quote additional verses to total 100 verses for the year. A special Bible, which the student selects, is awarded for this achievement. Your student’s Bible teacher sent home information to the student about the 100 verses recitation. Please note that all additional verses must be printed and submitted to the Bible teacher by May 12. All students who want to recite 100 verses must complete them by June 5 for all grades. Please contact your student’s Bible teacher for additional information.
ICS Talent Show - Immanuel’s Got Talent! Permission forms due April 6
It’s time to start preparing for the 6th annual ICS Talent Show…Immanuel’s Got Talent! We are excited to see what new talent this year brings! We are looking for a variety of acts from students in 5th through 8th grade to be showcased during an all-school assembly on Friday, June 2nd (1:30–3:00 p.m.). Acts may be individual or group and should be no longer than four minutes in length. Students can sign up to audition and pick up a permission form in order to participate. Permission forms must be turned in by April 6. If you have any questions, please contact Lauren Gessner.
Job Openings for 2017-2018
ICS is now accepting applications for Lower School Teachers, Upper School Teachers, Recess Supervisor (part time), Speech Therapist (part time) and Art Teacher (part time). Teaching positions are full-time and require an education degree and classroom experience. Visit www.icsva.org/employment for more details and to apply.
ICS Basketball Camp: June 19-23
Mark your calendars! ICS will again host its annual ‘funtastic’ basketball camp from Monday – Friday, June 19-23. Camp will be held in the ICS Gym from 8:30 a.m.– 3:00 p.m. Basketball camp is for both boys and girls entering 4th – 9th grades. More information to follow soon.
Next MOPS Meeting – April 3
Are you a MOPS mom? MOPS is open to all moms who are pregnant through kindergarten. We would love to have you at our next meeting Monday, April 3rd, 7:00–9:00 p.m. in room A207. We will have Asian-themed food for dinner along with dessert afterwards! Our speaker is Pam Sanders on the topic of “What I Would Tell My Younger Self.” Please invite your mom friends. Their first meeting is free!
Vacation Bible School at IBC: June 26-30
Mark your calendars for June 26-30 for the week of Vacation Bible School.
- AM Program – 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. (4 years old by 9/30/17 – entering 3rdgrade)
- PM Program – 7:00–9:00 p.m. (entering 4th– entering 6th grades)
Registration begins May 1st. $20 per child. Hope to see you there!
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