High School Weekly News | March 15

Please contact Judy Kelly at jkelly@kingsschools.org if you have any questions.

Internship Opportunities
As a part of CRISTA ministries, King’s High School has the unique opportunity to offer internships to high school students. As juniors and seniors, students are able to receive real-world experience during the school day, building skills and career interest that impact future opportunities and decisions. Applications for internships are now available either in the main office or at www.tinyurl.com/KHSInternships. For more information, please go to www.tinyurl.com/KHSInternVideo and watch the internship highlight video produced by student Robin Cheung. We don’t want you to miss this amazing opportunity, so apply today! Applications are due to the main high school office by Friday, April 13th.

State Champions Honored by FC Reign!
The King’s Girls Soccer Team is being honored for their 1A State Championship by the FC Reign Women’s Professional Soccer Team during halftime at their home opener on Saturday, March 24th! Friends and family have been invited to use this link fevo.me/kings to purchase tickets at a reduced price. Tickets purchased through the link are $16 compared to the single game price of $27. Please join us in celebrating our State Champions!

Knight of the Arts
A night of Music, Improv and Dessert is planned for tomorrow night, Saturday, March 17th. Living Faith and KHS Live will be performing at their best. Tickets are available on-line for $10 each at brownpapertickets.com and seating is first come, first served. Special desserts and savories will be available and all proceeds go towards the Living Faith and KHS Live Spring Mission Trips.

Spring Music Concert
A free concert, featuring Living Faith and our Chamber Orchestra, is planned for Tuesday night, March 20th. The concert will be held at the Cristwood Park Activity Center on the CRISTA campus (345 N. 190th Street) at 7:00 p.m. You are invited to come and enjoy praise songs and classical music performed by our students directed by Lynn Hall and Eun Cho. We would love to see you there!

SAT and ACT Test Prep
There are a variety of opportunities to prepare for the SAT and ACT coming up this spring. King’s will offer a free Kaplan SAT Practice test on April 25th from 1:00 to 4:30 p.m. You can register for the test online. Edmonds Woodway High School will also offer SAT and ACT test prep courses April 21st to May 20th.  The courses are taught by Princeton Review Instructors and consist of six 2½ hour classes, 3 practice tests and online access to course material. All practice tests and classes will be held at EWHS. Cost of each course is $450. Deadline to register is March 23rd. Sign up for the courses online. For additional test prep resources, contact Mrs. Hanson at chanson@spu.edu or stop by the College Center.

Looking for a Summer Job?
King’s Kids Club is looking for group leaders for their summer program at the elementary school! Summerbreak runs from June 18th through August 24th and these jobs will be full time during the ten week program. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. If you are interested, please contact Mr. Kelly at gkelly@kingsschools.org or Mrs. Gillies at kgillies@kingsschools.org or stop by in person at the elementary school. We would love to hear from you this week!

Interested in Trying out for KHS Cheer?  Mark Your Calendar!! 

  • We will have a mandatory meeting for students at lunch in Ms. Wasson’s room, room 301 in Ella Kay Ness on Tuesday, April 24th.
  • Mandatory parent meeting of students interested in trying out on Tuesday, April 24th at 7:00 pm in room 301 of Ella Kay Ness.
  • Tryouts will be May 8-11. Additional details will be available as the date approaches.

Father Daughter Dance
King’s High School will be holding its bi-annual Father-Daughter Dance at the Seattle Golf Club on Saturday, April 28th at 6:30 p.m. Girls, invite your father (or grandfather, uncle, another father-figure in your life) for an evening of dinner, entertainment, dessert and dancing.  This a great chance to dress up (attire is semi-formal) and spend a special evening with your #1 fan. Questions? Please contact Laura Fleming at: lfleming68@hotmail.com