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Upper School News for January 14-20, 2013

Note from the Nurse

A reminder to ask your students to wash their hands frequently and to use anti-bacterial gel whenever possible.  Changes in weather bring on more occurrences of the common cold, strep throat and other viruses.  Please check the school handbook for our sick day policy.

Absentee Reminder

A reminder to all parents, if your child is going to be absent or is absent due to illness, we ask that you notify the school.  Thank you.

 

Upcoming Dates

Below are some dates to remember….

  • January 18th Friday—Half Day for students due to Teacher In-Service.  Students will be dismissed at 10:45.
  • February 15th & 18th—NO SCHOOL—Winter Break
  • March 8th—Lower School Conference Day—No School Lower School Students
  • March 29th-April 5th—Spring Break (return to school on April 8th)

 

Reminder

When visiting campus, we remind you that the row of parking directly in front of school and the first two rows near the Cougar Cruisers are reserved faculty/staff spaces.  We ask all parents and guests to park on the hill to the right of the school.  Thank you.

 

CAA & Box Tops

The CAA is proud to announce that this fall alone we raised over $500 with the Box Tops project.  Thank you for all your support in our efforts to better CA!

 

Basketball News

Tuesday, January 15, we take on Houston Co away, and on Friday we are travel to Jo Byrns, games begin 6:00 with the girls.  We ask that all our fans come out and cheer us on!  Your support is vital to our success!

 

Varsity Bowling News

Congratulations to our boy’s bowlers on their success as District Champions!  Way to go guys!  They will play Monday at the Pinnacle beginning at 2 PM.  The semi-final and final rounds will be held at the Pinnacle at 1 PM on Wednesday.
Our girl’s team did a great job this season, but could not pull out the district win.  They will also compete in the Regional tournament on Tuesday and Thursday in Springfield.  Time to be announced at a later date.

Tennis

We are pleased to announce that Hykeem Craft, Upper School English & German teacher, has accepted the position of Varsity Tennis Head Coach.  This is a wonderful addition to our coaching staff!  More information will be available soon about this sport!

 

FCA

Please join Fellowship of Christian Athletes on Wednesdays for our meeting! This year Upper school FCA will meet in Coach Holt’s classroom #118 (under the gym). We will be meeting on Wednesday mornings at 7:15 a.m. Please come and be a part of FCA, everyone is welcome!