Marketing Seminar: Parents are invited to attend a marketing seminar this coming Sunday, September 24, from 8 am to approximately 4 pm. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to email@example.com by Thursday afternoon.
Outdoor School: Students in grade 5 and 6 will be at Mt. Aetna Camp next week for Outdoor School from Sept. 25-27. Please pray for good weather and safety.
Yankee Candle Fund Raiser: Please turn in orders and payments by next Monday, September 25. Take the opportunity this weekend to visit neighbors, friends, and family to get orders for Christmas gifts. Thank you in advance for supporting the Home & School Association.
Staff Development: Next Tuesday, September 26, there will be a NOON DISMISSAL for staff development. Lunches will not be needed on this day unless your child is staying for After School Care, which will run from 12:15-5:45 pm.
Clubs: It is time to get our clubs up and running. 1st Semester we are offering:
Monday - Student Council (by election only) - 2nd and 4th Mondays, 3:15-4:15 pm
Wednesday - Christmas Play Practice (appointed by parts) - 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 3:15-4:15 pm
Fishing with Mr. McMullen (5th-8th) - 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 3:00-4:30 pm
Friday - Gamer’s Club (K-8th) - 2nd Friday, no cost, limit of 12. First Meeting, Sept. 29, 2:15-3:15 pm
Sign-Up Sheets will be available next week.
3 Day Field Trip: Our 7th and 8th graders will be on a 3 day field trip in Pennsylvania on Oct. 3-5. Please pray for safe travels and good weather.
Grandparent’s Lunch: Our students will eat a hot lunch, provided by Home & School, with their grandparents on Friday, October 6. A short program will be presented to the grandparents before the lunch begins at 11 am. Grandparents should arrive by 10:45 am. School will dismiss at noon and After School Care will run until 4:30 pm.
Blessings Program: The RKS students will be presenting music and readings at the Martinsburg SDA Church on Saturday, October 14, at 11 am. Students are encouraged to participate. This participation contributes to their music grade. Please change this on the school calendar. It was originally printed for Oct. 21.
Verified Volunteers: You should have received information on the Verified Volunteers online class. Some questions that you will be asked are what union and conference. We are with Columbia Union in the Chesapeake Conference. The cost to the school is $14 for this course. If you are able to cover the cost please write a check to RKS or give cash.
BoxTops: Don’t forget to save your BoxTops and turn them in to your child’s teacher. They will be collected the beginning of October.
Volunteer Needed: We are in need of a volunteer to sand down the girls’ bathroom stalls near the gym. We have a volunteer that will paint the stalls, but need them to be sanded first.
Refrigerator: Our school is in need of a gently used refrigerator.
September Birthdays: Happy birthday to the following students with September birthdays!
Ezra Mann - Sept. 2
Aiden Wareham - Sept. 9
Lilly Stump - Sept. 10
Josh Burton - Sept. 18
Aidan Sammons - Sept. 23
September 24 Marketing Seminar at RKS from 8 am to 4 pm, RSVP Required
September 25 Yankee Candle Fund Raiser Ends
September 25-27 Outdoor School for Grades 5 & 6
September 26 Staff Development, Noon Dismissal
September 29 Gamers Club from 2:15-3:15 pm
October 3-5 3 Day Field Trip, Grades 7 & 8
October 6 Grandparent’s Day Luncheon, Noon Dismissal
October 9 Columbus Day – No School
October 10 Stem Challenge Club 3:15-4:00 pm
October 14 Blessings Program at Martinsburg SDA Church at 11 am
October 20 Panoramic Picture
October 23 Class Pictures, and Individual Makeup Pictures
October 31 Parent/Teacher Conferences, Noon Dismissal