Elementary Weekly News | February 1

Please contact Mrs. de Langen at mdelangen@kingsschools.org if you have any questions.

February 2019 Parent Calendar
February 2019 Lunch Menu
La Casa Information 2019
La Casa Coin Calendar
5th Grade Olympia Government Trip
Shoreline Little League Registration Info

National African-American Parent Involvement Day!

National African-American Parent Involvement Day is on February 11th. This is the first year that King’s is recognizing this day, in an effort to honor and celebrate the support and involvement of African-Americans, Black Americans and people of African descent in the King’s community.

We would like to invite you to a Coffee Chat with Administrators and other parents from 8:30 am – 9:15am in the library!

 There will be opportunities for you to visit, volunteer and assist in your child’s classroom.  Teachers will be posting their activities and times in their class newsletters.  As always, we love having volunteers – especially our parents on campus!  If your schedule allows, we would also love to have your support on the playground, lunchroom, library and carpool.  Please join us for our inaugural National African-American Parent Involvement Day at King’s Elementary!

Grandparent’s Day – February 15th

The preschool and elementary are excited to host this year’s Grandparent’s Day on Friday, February 15, 2019. Grandparents should have received an email from Joclyn Kirton from regarding  important details of the event. If your parent has not yet confirmed their RSVP with Joclyn at jkirton@crista.net, please have them do so as soon as possible! We look forward to this fun event!

La Casa Mission Trip!

Parents and Faculty will be sharing God’s love in Mexico by building a house over Spring Break, April 1 – 5, for a needy family.    Please pray for this mission trip!  Our faith offerings will be collected from February 1 – March 9, 2019.  Please see the attached La Casa Information flier and the Coin Calendar for more information!

Host a MeySen Academy Student – 1 more home for boys needed!

We are looking for a 3rd, 4th and 5th grade family who would be interested in hosting 2 students from Meysen Academy in Japan!  Please open your homes!  It is a wonderful experience!  Please call the office for more details at 205-546-7258.

Employment Opportunity

Lunchroom Supervisor needed 5 days a week from 11:00am to 1:00pm for the remainder of the school year.  If you are interested please contact Mrs. De Langen at 206-546-7258 or at mdelangen@kingsschools.org

Re-enrollment for 2019-2020 – is open – February 6, 2019!

Be sure to re-enroll ($150) early to ensure priority student placement and a savings of $75.  After 9:00pm on February 6 the re-enrollment fee will be $225.  We are currently interviewing new students for 2019-2020.  Space is limited in some grades.

Financial Aid Deadline for 2019-2020 – February 15, 2019

Go directly to online.factsmgt.com/aid to apply.  Further financial aid information is available in the documents section on ParentsWeb and at www.kingsschools.org.

CRISTA PRAYER WEEK – Draw Near to God

CRISTA Ministries has set aside February 4-8 as a special week to focus on prayer.  Each campus will have several activities throughout the week, including a King’s Schools Prayer Walk on Tuesday, February 5 from 3:15-4:15pm.  Parents and students are welcome to join King’s faculty and CRISTA employees.  We will meet at the Prayer Clock by the high school   at 3:15pm.

King’s Elementary Spelling Bee February 13, 2019 at 1:15 pm!

Students in Grades 4-6 will participate at the class, grade, and school Spelling Bee during the month of February.   Families may visit www.myspellit.com for study lists.

Annual Magazine Renewal and New Subscription Event

If you would like to renew or subscribe to new magazines for the coming year, we are once again offering an online portal for your convenience. A portion of each order will go to our school and be used for curriculum enrichment at the elementary. Just go to the website below for a list of selections.

Go to:  http://www.gaschoolstore.com/landing.aspx?SID=2530749

Special Note: When you arrive at the website it will ask you to enter your email and student’s name. Since we are not participating in any goal setting or prizes this year, go straight to the SHOPNOW button.  Thank you!

The website is available 365 days a year for your convenience!  If you have any questions, please contact the school office.

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