April 16, 2020

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K-7: Details for Packet Pick Up on Friday, April 17

Our final packet pick up for the quarter is THIS FRIDAY, April 17 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. this is for K -7th grade ONLY. We will be limiting the number of people in the building at a time and encourage you to wear masks and practice social distancing. We will have hand sanitizer available at the entrance.

If you have special circumstances that impact your ability to come inside to gather your student’s materials, please email kim.akers@icsva.org by 3 p.m. Thursday.

ALL: Collections: Food Bank Donations, Used Uniforms, ICS Library Books on Friday, April 17 from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

We will be collecting the following in appropriate boxes:

  • Capital Area Food Bank donations: cereal, nut butter, jelly or any non-perishable food items
  • Used uniforms (washed and gently used) that you want to donate
  • ICS library books

ALL: Land’s End Uniform Sale April 16-20

Land’s End is running a customer appreciation event April 16-20 with 40% off and free shipping.

Preferred School Number: 900143637

ALL: Parent Service Hours Update

Due to the campus closure, families will not be billed for any unserved 2019-20 Parent Service Hours.

ALL: Express Your Appreciation to Mrs. Carnahan & Mrs. Smith As They Retire

Immanuel Christian School is blessed with dedicated, talented, and loving faculty and staff who serve our parents and students. We are sad when we have to say goodbye to those who are retiring. In June we will say farewell to our Executive Assistant, Mrs. Diane Carnahan, and to one of our receptionists, Mrs. Mary Sue Smith. Please take this opportunity to thank Mrs. Carnahan and Mrs. Smith for their many years of faithful service at ICS. You may also upload a picture using the file upload option. Don’t forget to include your name with your entry! The deadline for submitting your notes of appreciation is Friday, May 15. Click here to express your appreciation. Thank you for blessing Mrs. Carnahan & Mrs. Smith with your words!

Congratulations to Students Reciting 3rd Quarter Bible Verses

Attached is a list of students who have successfully quoted all of their verses for the 3rd quarter. A list of students who have reached this milestone is also published in each classroom. Congratulations students! Keep practicing those verses for the 3rd quarter recitation.

6-8 Grade: Academic Honor Roll for 3rd Quarter

Congratulations to those students who have made the Honor Roll for the Middle School (grades 6-8) for the 3rd quarter. A list of students who have made the Honor Roll is attached.

ALL: ICS Basketball Camp: Postponed

We have postponed our basketball camp that was scheduled for June 15-19. We are looking at other possible dates later in the summer and will let you know if we are able to re-schedule. Thank you for your understanding.

ALL: Employment Openings at Immanuel Christian School

Every year at this time we look ahead to the end of year when we will say goodbye to various teachers and staff members. This year, we anticipate the majority of our teachers and staff will return. However, we also need to be proactive and start the recruitment process when the majority of highly qualified educational professionals are engaged in the search process. It is also prudent for us to recruit for a wide variety of positions in anticipation of possible openings. Please help spread the word for the following: ICS is now accepting applications for teachers (Elementary, Middle School, and High School). All teaching positions are full time and require an education degree and classroom experience. We also have an openings for Teaching Assistants (part time) and an Orchestra Director (part time). Additional office openings include an IT Specialist (full time). Visit www.icsva.org/employment for more details and to apply.

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