College Heights Christian School

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CHCS ROUNDUP April 3, 2008
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CHCS ROUNDUP
 April 3, 2008
 
TEACHER - IN - SERVICE: The next teacher - in - service is April 10 and 11 when our school will be hosting an     Alberta Conference training session. There will be no school for students these two days. Please note that April 10 is an additional school day off for students from what was posted in the school handbook. We have guest presenters   coming from California and Seattle and wanted to benefit from their expertise for an   extra day given the distance they are traveling. Please mark this change on your    calendars. Thanks.                  
ECS OPEN HOUSE: A Kindergarten Open House will be held at College Heights Christian School on Tuesday, April 8, from 10:00am - 11:15am. During this time, you and your child will have a chance to see how Kindergarten feels, and will enjoy a tour of the school, playing at centers, listening to a story, and making a craft. Mrs. Schafer will also be filling you in on the details of our Kindergarten program and answering any questions you might have regarding curriculum, scheduling, special          programs, etc. For more information, please call the school at 782-6212 or Mrs. Schafer at 782-6886.
            
Dateline
April 7—School Board Meeting
@ 7:15 pm
April 8—ECS Open House
April 10 & 11— Teacher—In -Service—No School
April 14— Gymnastics Performance
April 18—Teacher—In—Service—No School
April 24— Hot Lunch & Hat Day
April 29—Constituency Meeting
@ 7:00pm
May 3—Education Day Program
May 4— Gigantic Garage Sale
May 8— Spring School Photos
May 22—Sports Day
 
YEAR - END GYMNASTICS PERFORMANCE: Please plan ahead to join us for a gymnastics performance on Monday, April 14th at 7:00pm in the CHCS gym. The students have been working hard this year and are eager to show everyone what they have learned. We would encourage you to take this opportunity to bring any neighbours, family or friends who might be considering having their children attend CHCS next year or in the future.
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THE CHCS SCHOOL BOARD: gives notice of the Annual Constituency Meeting to be held on Tuesday, April 29, 2008 at 7:00pm in the CHCS gym. Various reports will be given regarding the operating and program of CHCS. Plans for next year will also be        discussed. Everyone is welcome to attend.

EDUCATION DAY PROGRAM: is scheduled in the College Heights Church for Saturday, May 3 during the 11:00 am church service. Most students will be involved in music, choral speech, prayer, skits, ushering, etc. The College Heights SDA Church financially subsidizes our school program to a great extent, so Education Day is, in part, our PR program to thank them for their support and to show them what the students are learning. For this reason, it is really important to have everyone participating, whether you regularly worship at the College Heights Church or not. To be effective, we need everyone present. Please plan ahead to keep that day open so you can attend, and your child can participate. Students will need to be available from 10:30 am to 12:00 noon. Thanks for your support.

SPORTS DAY: Our annual Sports Day is being held on Thursday, May 22nd. Track and field events will be held all day. Students from several other Adventist schools in Alberta, will be joining us so we may be hosting approximately 500 + participants. As you can expect, we will need LOTS of help (at least 100 people) to make this happen. Please plan ahead if you are able to help us with Sports Day and leave your name at the school office. Thanks
 
CHCS WEBSITE: Check out our website at: www.collegeheightschristianschool.ca
The RoundUp is now being posted for your convenience.
WEST EDMONTON MALL TICKETS: We have Choice Passes to the West Edmonton Mall available to purchase. The tickets are good until May, 2008 and are open to everyone to buy on a first-come, first-served basis. The tickets cost $17.00 each and are good for one day to any one of the following:
●           A full day at World Waterpark
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●           A full day at Galaxy land Amusement Park     
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●           Same day combination of two of the following four attractions:
             1. Ice Palace
             2. Sea Life Caverns
             3. One round (18 holes) of Professor Wem's
                  Adventure Golf
             4. One round (18) holes of Putt 'n' Glow Mini- Golf
            5. “NEW ” Ed’s Rec Room - 2 Games of Bowling or 1 Hour of Billiards.
LAKE LOUISE SKI TICKETS: are now available at the CHCS office. Ticket sales are open to everyone - CHCS, PAA, CUC families and friends. Please note that students qualify for student rate only if they are going to College / University full time and are up to age 25. Tickets are good until the end of April 2008. The prices are:
 

Skiing
Prices
(incl. gst)
Adult
College Student
Gr. 10-12 Student
Gr. 7-9 Student
Gr. 1-6 Student
Lift Ticket
$66
$58
$45
$25
$24
Ski & Snowbd Rental Pkg.
$19
$19
$19
$17
$12

YEARBOOK ADVERTISING:
Parents, if you have a business or service that you would like advertised in our yearbook that goes home with all the students, please contact the school office by May 15th. 
WONKA’S WONDER WORLD: Students at CHCS have been invited to a Matinee              performance of the play Wonka’s Wonder World, which has spiritual applications. The play involves a cast of over 80 members from the community and will be held at the Lacombe      Pentecostal Church on Wednesday, April 30 from 12:30 to 2:30 pm. We will bus students to the performance. We may be able to accommodate a few parents who may want to come to assist with supervision. We are looking forward to this unique experience.

MISCELLANEOUS:
FOR RENT: One bedroom available immediately in house in Lacombe. Ideal living accommodations for a quiet, mature female. Perfect for a college or summer student. $400 / month. Call 782-7434.
PUPPIES FOR SALE:
- 3/4 German Shepherd pups for sale
- will be ready for new homes the last week in April
For more information, please call Dawn at 782-5417.
IT’S A WRAP: Come learn the art of wrapped Asian food. Menu will include fresh spring rolls, sushi and empanada. Thurs. April 10th 7:00-9:00pm. Instructor: Myla Ferrer Trenchuk.
FOR SALE:
- desk chair: $10.00
- GE 800 watt microwave (works well): $17.50
- brown desk   30" x 60": $15.00
- Moffat kitchen range (like new): $230.00
If you are interested in any of these items or if you have any questions, please contact Dennis at          782-9377.
HOME & SCHOOL:
THE SPRING GIGANTIC GARAGE SALE: will be on Sunday, May 4th in the CHCS gym from 9:30am - 1:30pm. To book a table ($7.00), call the school office at 782-6212.

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