Junior High Weekly News | October 28

Please contact Janet Hicks at jhicks@kingsschools.org if you have any questions.

Upcoming Dates

Tuesday, November 8 – 12:30 dismissal (end of first quarter)

Wednesday, November 9 – No School, In-service

Thursday, November 10 – No School

Friday, November 11 – No School, Veteran’s Day

Second Quarter Electives
You can find your student’s second quarter elective class listed in Renweb. Please have your student contact the office with any questions, or help finding out what their next elective will be.

Spirit Week, Oct 31 – Nov. 4
Next week is school spirit week at the junior high. Students are encouraged to dress up each day according to the theme and also participate in lunch time activities. Points are awarded to the grade and gender with the most participation during the week and the winner receives the spirit cup trophy.
Dress up days are as follows:

  • Monday – Sports Day
  • Tuesday – Blackout Day
  • Wednesday – Fashion Disaster Day
  • Thursday – America Day
  • Friday – Costume Day

For Parents, Thursday, Nov 3, 7:00pm in the Library Commons
Achieving Greatness in Family Dynamics: How to Secure the Best Predictors of Success for Kids
Do you want to know the keys to offering your kids a solid foundation for better grades, more responsible behavior, strong mental health, and great relationships? (Hint: it’s not correlated with how often you check Ren Web). Come find out how you can be the greatest influence of success for your kids in every area of their lives.

Please join us as we learn from and are encouraged by Heather Sund as she speaks truth to us as parents. Heather Sund is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Adjunct Professor and Public Educator who speaks throughout the Northwest on relationships and parenting. She has been an adjunct professor for graduate and undergraduate faith based psychology programs and has been a featured therapist on Seattle’s FoxQ-13 morning news. In addition to her private therapy practice, she has served as a Chaplain at Fuller Seminary and Seattle Pacific University, and as the Young Life Regional Training Coordinator for the North Los Angeles Country Region and the Western Washington Region. She trains and mentors therapists and has a private practice in Edmonds, WA. We are very excited to hear from Heather next Thursday.

There’s No Place Like King’s Auction Contest
HAPPENING NOW through November 3rd – All families who provide their 1–2 new auction donations with a total value of $100 or more by November 3 are eligible for entry. One lucky preschool and elementary student will win a classroom pizza party and one junior high school and high school student will win a $100 Amazon gift card!
The Amazon Auction Wish List is and easy and quick way to purchase your donation today:
https://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/35EZYDM5GT0JU
Thank you for your support!
kingsauction@kingsschools.org

Jr. High Athletic Schedules
Please find all of our current Jr. High game schedules for the current season at the following link: http://www.khsathletics.com/information/junior-high-athletics.