Laurel Christian School est. 1982 - Educating for Eternity

Monday, May 2, 2011

Elementary Weekly Happenings 5.2.2011 - 5.6.2011

Drama Club: Bravo LCS Players! Congratulations on a great performance! Please return any props or costume pieces to school this week. If you would like to order a professionally recorded DVD of The Girl and the Gold Mine, starring the LCS Players, please come by the office and fill out a form. The last day to order is Wednesday, May 4. (Cost of DVD-$15)

Thank you to everyone who made the delicious desserts for the Dessert Theater!

Bake Sale Benefit for Coach Melissa: Wednesday, May 4. Kindergarten, 3rd and 4th grade moms please send individually wrapped baked items on Wednesday, May 4. Each item will sell for fifty cents and may be purchased at first recess. Thank you!

There is a limited number of "LCS Loves Our Coach" T-shirts available in the office. ($15)

Music Program: The 4th, 5th and 6th grade Patriotic Program will be Wednesday, May 4, in the Sanctuary, at 8:10 am. Students, please wear uniform bottoms and a patriotic colored top. The top should be red, white and/or blue.

Music Program: The 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade Patriotic Program will be Wednesday, May 11, in the Sanctuary, at 8:10 am. Students, please wear uniform bottoms and a patriotic colored top. The top should be red, white and/or blue.

Art Students: DAY IN THE PARK is coming up May 7. Any student wishing to enter artwork may enter up to 2 works at the cost of $2.00 each. Artwork needs to be mounted on poster board or mat board (no framed works) and brought to Mrs. Ishee no later than Wednesday, May 4, so she can get them turned in for judging. Also, any Laurel Arts League winners or MAIS District winners may be done at school or home. If you need more information call Mrs. Ishee at 601-433-7727.

Congratulations to Tylee Shows for coming in 3rd place for 2nd grade at the State Level in “The Woodsy Owl” Smokey the Bear Poster Contest sponsored by the National Garden Clubs of America.

Tutoring: Mrs. Sheri Webb will have math tutoring on Wednesdays this summer. The fee will be $15 per 30-minute session. Please call the office at 601-649-3999 or send a note so your child can be added to the schedule. Also, Mrs. Kathy Marshall (Mrs. Webb’s aunt) will be tutoring reading this summer.

Pillow Pets: Through generous donations from our LCS students, each class was able to donate a pillow pet to the precious children at Blair Batson Children’s Hospital in Jackson. Thank You!

One of our LCS families' house burned last week. The Jordans have two children at our school, Cierra, a second grader, in Mrs. Lester's class and Kierra, a fifth grader, in Mrs. Smith's class. We would like to do something to show our love and concern. Monetary donations will be used to purchase a Wal-Mart gift card. Other items that you would like to send will be given to the family (blankets, kitchen items, etc.) Please pray about this and give from the heart. Thank you for your help.

Dates to Remember: 

Wednesday, May 4........4th, 5th and 6th Grade Patriotic Program, 8:10 am, Sanctuary

Wednesday, May 11......1st, 2nd, and 3rd Grade Patriotic Program, 8:10 am, Sanctuary

Monday, May 16...........Awards Day (12:15 - 1st - 3rd Grades), (1:45 - 4th - 6th Grades)

Tuesday, May 17...........6th Grade Graduation, 6:30pm, (Sanctuary)

Wednesday, May 18......K-5 Graduation, 8:30am, (Sanctuary)

“Wait for the Lord, be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.” Psalms 27:14