Christmas Program Practice: Tomorrow, December 8, students will need to be dropped off at the Martinsburg SDA Church between 7:45 and 8:00 am. Students will practice for the Christmas program until they get picked up at noon. There will be no Before or After School Care tomorrow.
Christmas Program:Our students and our music teacher, Heidi Marte, have been working very hard on their annual Christmas Program which will take place next Saturday, December 9, at 11 am. Students should arrive at the church by 10:35 am and dressed in their costume by 10:45 am. Please have your child wear cool and comfortable church appropriate attire that will be worn under their costumes. Students and parents are invited to participate in our Sabbath School classes that begin at 9:30 am. A vegetarian fellowship meal will follow the program. We want to encourage families to bring food to share and enjoy a time of fellowship.
Live Stream the Christmas Program: For family members or friends of our students that can't attend the Christmas Program on Saturday, they can go to the Martinsburg SDA Church's Facebook page and watch it live or later.
Citrus Fruit: Our next citrus fruit sale will take place on Sunday, December 17, from 10 am to 2 pm. Please place orders for navels, ruby-red grapefruit, mandarins, and 50/50 combos by calling 304-264-5975. We have extras available.
Fruit Delivery: The fruit truck will most likely come in next Friday morning. We could use some help unloading the truck. An email will be sent out when we have confirmation of time.
Dress Down Day: Our next Dress Down Day will be Tuesday, January 2. The cost is $1.
Shooting Stars Basketball: Boys and Girls in grades 1-4 can join the Shooting Stars Basketball Teams. A practice will take place on Tuesday, December 12, from 3:15-4:00 pm, followed by a game from 4-5 pm. The fee to join is $25.
Comets Basketball Practice (Grades 5-8): Comets will have a basketball practice next Tuesday and Wednesday, December 12, & 13 from 5:30-7 pm.
Lost & Found: We found 2 glass rectangular casserole dishes that were left at the church for the Thanksgiving Lunch. Please come to the school office, or call and we will send it home with your child.
Clubs for Next Week: On Tuesday, December 12, STEM Club will meet from 3:15 to 4:00 pm.
Help Needed: We are looking for someone to take some items to the dump. We have an old refrigerator, a hot water heater, and some other items that need to be taken. Please let Kim Harris know if you can help.
Costume Contest: During our Student Council Party we will be having a costume contest. Our children will dress up as Peanut characters such as:
Charlie Brown Lucy Linus Sally
Snoopy Peppermint Patty Wood Stock Schroeder
Marcie Patty Pig-Pen Franklin
There will be a prize for Pre-K and a separate prize for Kindergarten-8th grade students. Student Council officers will pick the winner.
Thank You: Thank you so much to all the Rocky Knoll families who participated in the
Thanksgiving food drive for needy families. Due to your efforts every family received everything they needed! ~Mary Rinehart, ACS Director, Winchester SDA Church
Futsal Tournament: 6th graders and older are invited to the senior class Futsal Tournament/Lock-in on Saturday, January 13at Highland View Academy. The Futsal Tournament begins at 7:00 pm and will end around 11:00 pm. The tournament is $5 per player and $3 for spectators. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies will be awarded. The tournament is limited to ten teams so please RSVP. The price for the Lock-in is $15 per child and will include food. The cost of the Lock-in includes spectating or playing in the tournament. The activities in the Lock-in include a movie room, video game room, open gym time, and various games. Non-HVA students under 18 must be signed in by a legal guardian. Hope to see you there! For more information or to register for the tournament in advance please email futsal@ highlandviewacademy.com.
December 8 Christmas Program Practice at the Martinsburg SDA Church 8-Noon
December 9 Christmas Program at the Martinsburg SDA Church, 11 am
December 12 Student Council Christmas Party Begins at 12:35 pm
December 12 STEM Club Meeting, 3:15-4:00 pm
December 12 Shooting Stars Basketball Practice/Game, 3:15-5:00 pm
December 12 Comets Basketball Practice, 5:30-7:00 pm
December 13 Comets Basketball Practice, 5:30-7:00 pm
December 15 Christmas Vacation Begins at Noon Dismissal