High School Weekly News | November 15

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GET READY! The King’s Holiday Show is November 22nd.

The King’s DECA Holiday Gift Show is coming NEXT FRIDAY from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm.  Be sure to get a jump on your holiday shopping, support students and see what DECA can offer your student!  With so many local vendors to shop from, we look forward to seeing you there!

High School Christmas Decorating

On Sunday, December 1st at 2:00 pm, Students, Parents, and Staff will be gathering to decorate the High School Campus for the Christmas Season.  Come join us for a time of fun, fellowship,  cookies, and cider as we get into the holiday spirit.  Students can earn service hours. Hope to see you there!

Arts Festival Open House

Join us for our 2nd Annual King’s Arts Festival Open House in Schirmer Auditorium on Saturday, December 7th, 3:00 – 8:30 p.m., $5.00 at the door only.  We will celebrate King’s High School students showcasing their artistic talents in the Arts. Classes participating include, photography, graphic arts, digital storytelling, digital music, pottery, drumline, One-Act Plays featuring Tiny Timm, Preparing for Broadway featuring Annie the Musical and the King’s High School Orchestra; we also will have featured individual student artists performing;  Volunteers of America, Western Washington has been selected as the recipient as our Charity Drive this year so don’t forget to bring a few extra dollars to help support there worthy cause; the Salvation Army will WOW you with their incredible band playing Christmas Favorites AND Santa will be in Reimer Library for your favorite annual Christmas Photo!

Are you thinking about dinner?  The Here and There and Anywhere Grill Food Truck will be on campus for you to purchase food too!  To top off the evening we will have a formal Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at the high school outdoor terrace.  This is going to be one of the best Christmas events for your family ever! So Come on out and support your friends!  For more information, please contact Performing Arts Coordinator Mary Hudon at mhudon@kingsschools.org.

Santa Claus is coming… to King’s!

Do you love getting professional family photos with Santa? This year, plan to get them taken at King’s! King’s Schools is pleased to announce that two of our alumni, Macy’s Santa, Karl Beals, and Photographer Becca Howell, will be on campus for a Santa photo fundraiser. This event will be one night only and proceeds will benefit King’s High School’s spring mission trip to Kenya. Click here to reserve your spot today!

When: Saturday, December 7, 2019, at 4 pm
Where: Reimer Library in the Martin Center on the CRISTA Campus

And We’re Off – A Knight At The Races!

The ponies are warming up for the 37th Annual King’s Benefit Auction, A Knight At The Races!  Great auctions have great items available for bidding, so each King’s family is asked to make a donation worth a minimum of $100 to help with this. As an added bonus, if you make your donation by NOVEMBER 26TH, your family will be entered into a drawing to win a **Family Night Out**, with gift cards to Cheesecake Factory & AMC Theaters!  One set of gift cards will be drawn for each school on November 27, so get your donation in and you might win a free, fun night out for Thanksgiving weekend!

Physical items, gift cards, ‘experiences’, and wine all qualify for a drawing entry!  For more information about the auction and how to make your donation, click here.

Homeless Ministry

Our community needs help! The homeless population is spiking in the Seattle area. Although King’s High School can’t give them a home, we can give the resources to better their future. MacKenzie Harvey, in partnership with Salvation Army and King’s DECA, is holding a hygiene kit drive to create hygiene kits for the Seattle homeless. All kits will be created by the King’s DECA Chapter on November 27th.  We’re looking for your help with supplies!  We hope you will be able to provide the people in your community with what they need.

Please bring in the following:

Basics:

  • Granola bars
  • Travel size shampoo/Conditioner
  • Hair combs
  • Deodorant
  • Travel size hand lotion
  • Band-aids
  • Disposable razors/Travel size shaving cream
  • Personal packs of hand wipes

Bonus items for cold weather:

  • Socks
  • Gloves
  • Hand warmers

*Please keep and make aware that any item brought in CAN NOT contain alcohol*

Please bring all donated supplies to Room 104 in the King’s High School building and if you have any questions please contact MacKenzie Harvey (707-724-1455) or Mrs. Morris (mmorris@kingsschools.org). Thank you!