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.
Yankee Candle Fund Raiser: Thank you to all the parents and students who worked hard at our Yankee Candle Fund Raiser. Home & School will receive a profit of $891.60. Great job!
Healthy Meals: Please send healthy lunches with your child to school. Sugary drinks and sweets make it much harder for your child to concentrate on school work.
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, 1 space left.
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 by October 23.
Paint Night: Our Home & School Association has arranged for a Paint Night at our school on Tuesday, October 24, at 6 pm. The cost is $40 for students/adults to participate. The cost includes all supplies and the painting. More information to come.
Refrigerator: Our school is in need of a gently used refrigerator.
October Birthdays: Happy birthday to the following students with October birthdays!
Cadie Rinehart - October 6
Truett Watts - October 12
Taran McWilliams - October 22
Christian Ashworth - October 22
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 11 Fishing Club, 3:00-4:30 pm
October 13 Gamers’ Club, 3:15-4:15 pm
October 14 Blessings Program at Martinsburg SDA Church at 11 am
October 18 Christmas Play Practice, 3:15-4:15 pm
October 20 Panoramic Picture
October 23 Class Pictures, and Individual Makeup Pictures
October 23 Student Council Mtg. 3:15-4:15 pm
October 24 Paint Night, 6 pm
October 31 Parent/Teacher Conferences, Noon Dismissal