Elementary Weekly News | Jan 27

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

 February Parent Calendar Attached                                      

February Lunch Menu Attached                                          

 End of Semester
12:30pm Dismissal – Friday, January 27, 2017
No School – Monday, January 30 & Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Children of the Nations – Meals of Love
February 6 – March 2, 2017
More Information Attached
Children of the Nations Coin Calendar Attached

Congratulations to our Auction Contest Winners!
Stay tuned for the next big contest.
Liam Johnson– Preschool
Katryn Gerdes – Elementary
Danica Barwell – Junior High
Karis White – High School 

Kindergarten Carpool
Please turn RIGHT ONLY when exiting the lot, for safety reasons. 

Early Re-enrollment for 2017-2018 – January 25 – February 8, 2017
Be sure to re-enroll ($150) early to ensure priority student placement and a savings of $75.  After 9:00 p.m. on February 8 the re-enrollment fee will be $225.  We are currently interviewing new students for 2017-2018.

Financial Aid Deadline for 2017-2018 – February 15, 2017
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.

Scrapbook paper needed!
The auction project committee is in need of scrapbook paper for a class project. Solid colors (specifically orange), small patterns, light colors or whatever you have.  Please drop off in the elementary office. Questions?  Contact Ann Faris annhfaris@gmail.com

CRISTA PRAYER WEEK  – Humble Yourself and Seek His Face
CRISTA Ministries has set aside February 6-10 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 7 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.  “If my people who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.”   2 Chronicles 7:14

King’s Elementary Spelling Bee 2017
Four – Six grade students will participate at the class, grade, and school spelling bee during the month of February.   Families may visit www.myspellit.com for study lists and an additional practice list is attached.  Fourth-Sixth Grade teachers will compile a list of words and conduct a written competition the week of February 13 – 17.

  • The school competition will be held on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 1:15pm in the school gymnasium.
  • The Regional Spelling Bee is on Sunday, March 19, 2017, at 1:00pm in Seattle’s Town Hall.

Host a MeySen Academy Student – See Details Attached!
We are looking for 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade families who would be interested in hosting our friends from Meysen Academy in Japan!  Please open your homes to host 2 students.  We need 27 homes!   It is a wonderful experience!  Please call the office for more details!

Class Auction Project Help Needed
Do you enjoy creating art?  Then we have an opportunity for you!  We are in need of artistic minds and hands to help with class auction projects.  This is also an opportunity to meet other parents at the Elementary and build community.  If you are interested, please contact Ann Faris.  annhfaris@gmail.com.

North Carpool
NO DOUBLE DROP-OFFS.  When the line stops ALL students in the car need to get OUT of the car immediately.

Box Tops for Education
Save your box tops and bring them to the Elementary Library or Office.

King’s Wear

You can access the sideline store to order King’s wear anytime at:  http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/washington/shoreline/kings-high-school

Annual Magazine Renewal and New Subscription Event
If you would like to renew or subscribe to new magazines for the coming year, the online portal is available 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 for a list of selections. The website is available 365 days a year for your convenience! If you have any questions, please contact the school office and Mr. Kelly will provide assistance.

Office Communications:
When you are emailing the office, please be sure to email both Mrs. de Langen at mdelangen@kingsschools.org and Miss Soriano at ksoriano@kingsschools.org. Any change in student pick-up at the end of the day needs to go through the office.  This is the only way to be sure your student gets the message.  If you send an email to the teacher, he/she may not be available to respond due to teaching students.  Please Call Mrs. de Langen or Miss Soriano at 206-546-7258.