Jr. High Weekly News | March 31

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

Upcoming Dates
Wednesday, April 12 – School resumes & track begins after school practices

Leif Whittaker
On Tuesday afternoon, Leif Whittaker shared his experiences summiting Mt. Everest two times.  Leif is the son of Jim Whittaker who was the first American to summit Everest.  Leif’s inspiring presentation encouraged students to set goals and persevere.  Leif just published a book entitled, The Old Man and the Mountain which Mrs. Halkett highly recommends reading.

Track begins April 12
Track for junior high students will begin on Wednesday, April 12, right after spring break and practices are each day after school.

Ella K. Ness Hall
When students return to classes on April 12, the following teachers will be located in Ella K Ness Hall.  Below is a list of the names and new room numbers.  All the math and science classes will remain in their Bundrant Ness classrooms.

Mrs. Riley – EKN 102
Mr. Croutworst – EKN 201
Mr. Hubbell – EKN 202
Ms. Wiebe – EKN 202
Ms. Wasson – EKN 301
Mrs. Yakovich – EKN 302
Mrs. Chew – EKN 401
Mrs. Haslam – EKN 402

Cheer Tryouts for 8th grade girls
Tryouts are just around the corner! If you are interested in cheering for either the FALL or WINTER season next year in high school, you are required to attend a lunch meeting in Ms. Wasson’s classroom in Ella K. Ness Hall room 301 on Tuesday, April  25.  In addition, there will be a mandatory parents’ meeting on April 25 at 7pm in Ms. Wasson’s classroom in Ella K. Ness Hall room 301 for parents/guardians of students interested in becoming a cheerleader. Tryouts will be May 22-25 from 3:15-5 in King’s Garden Gym.  Please contact Ms. Wasson with any questions, jwasson@kingsschools.org.

Kids’ Night April 19th
Join us on April 19th for Boys Varsity Soccer Kids’ Night.  Come walk your favorite Varsity Soccer Player onto the field prior to game with Sultan. Siblings, friends, family and King’s Jr. High, Elementary, and Preschool students welcome and admission is always free at regular season soccer games. It’s a great way to support the team!  Go Knights!

Date: 04/19/2017 (Wed.)
Time: 6:30pm – 7:00pm PDT
Location: Woolsey Stadium
RSVP:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050548A8AE2BA02-kids

SCRIP
SCRIP is transitioning away from office hours since most people are ordering online, or filling out the SCRIP TO GO form and sending it in with a check. If you don’t want to place orders online, you can print out a SCRIP TO GO form that has a few local vendors to choose from. Send the form and a check in to the SCRIP DROP BOX. We will fill the order and will send it to the office designated on your SCRIP Agreement Form. You must have a SCRIP account set up so we can get your tuition rebates and orders to the right place. The form is located at www.kingsschools.org in the parent section under SCRIP program. If you have any questions please contact scrip@kingsschools.org.