"In Him we live and move and have our being." Acts 17:28
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Thank you to all who attended the Night of Champions, we are excited for the upcoming year!
Also, a BIG thank you to Dr. Kara Powell for speaking about Sticky Faith and how to integrate faith and grace into our parenting!
**THE DEADLINE FOR PRE-ENROLLMENT IS THURSDAY, 1/19. The fees will increase Friday, 1/20 due to open enrollment. **
**The DEADLINE to APPLY for TUITION ASSISTANCE is January 31, 2017**
VC Middle School Admissions Open House: Tell your family and friends! Valley Christian Middle School will celebrate the annual winter Admissions Open House on Saturday, 1/21 at 12:00 p.m.
VC High School Admissions Open House: Tell your family and friends! Valley Christian High School will celebrate the annual winter Admissions Open House on Saturday, 1/21 at 2:00 p.m.
Love and Logic: VC is offering a four week parenting class called Love and Logic. It will be taught by Superintendent, Ron Taylor and his wife Kathy. It will be held at VCES, Thursday nights from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. starting 2/9. The cost of the class is $35 per person or $65 per couple. Childcare is available. Registration and payment has been extended to Wednesday, 1/25. Contact Karen Garcia at 562-920-9902 or email@example.com to sign up.
Save the Date for Auction 2017! All school families and friends of VCS are invited to our largest fundraiser of the year. It will be on Friday, 3/31 at the Sheraton in Cerritos. Questions? Email Sarah at firstname.lastname@example.org. Postcards to arrive in mailboxes soon.
January Board Meeting has been moved to Wednesday, 1/25 to accommodate Cerritos City Council approval of the Event Center concept.
Auction 2017: We are asking our preschool parents for any gift cards valued at $20.00 or more. These gift cards will help with our silent auction. The deadline has been extended to this Friday, 1/20. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Fitzpatrick, email@example.com.
Lunch Bunch Days: Tuesday, 1/17, Wednesday, 1/25, Tuesday. 1/31
No School on Friday, 1/27 due to VCS Records Day
Coffee and Carbs: all parents/guardians of 5th & 6th graders join us this Friday, 1/20 at 8:000-9:00 a.m. in the VCES Multipurpose Room. Hope to see you there!
6th Grade & Their Parents: VCMS Admissions Information Tour This Saturday, 1/21 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Students and parents will get a chance to see the exploratory classes in action and meet the teachers.
Students in Grades 3-8 are encouraged to try out for the Math Olympics. Practice materials may be obtained. Tryouts are scheduled during lunch recess later in January. Grades 3/4 see Mrs. Davis, 5th-8th see Mrs. Hermann. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
8th Grade Parent Worldview Transition Meeting: Off to High School! Your child’s freshman year will be one full of transitions. We believe God created transitions and Scripture offers us insights about how we, as the body of Christ, may enter into and grow through such transitions. In this spirit, we invite every parent of a VC 8th grader to attend a special night regarding this on Tuesday, 1/24 at 7:00 p.m. in the Middle School chapel.
No School on Friday, 1/27 due to VCS Records Day
A Jostens Representative will be on Campus at Lunch Time on Tuesday, 1/31. All seniors will be receiving a mailing from Jostens with information about graduation items available for order. They will be measuring for caps and gowns (which are no charge to families) and they can take order forms at that time for additional graduation items that families choose to buy. If you have any questions, please contact Faith Rietveld in the High School office at email@example.com.
Senior Mixer: Saturday, 1/28, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. on the football field. If you are able, please bring snacks to share!
LAST CHANCE to Purchase a Senior Yearbook Ad is January 31. Senior Parents, Grandparents or Guardians, this is your final chance to to purchase and submit a senior ad for the back of the yearbook. After this date, Jostens will no longer be accepting submissions. Please view instructions mailed out to parents, or visit the yearbook page on the VCS website.
Please Note the Following Schedule for the High School This Week:
For a schedule of upcoming Athletic events for each campus, please refer to the campus specific online athletic calendars at the Athletics website: www.vcathletics.net.
Grief Share will begin Thursday, 1/19, at 7:00 p.m. at First CRC of Artesia. Grief Share is a 13 week seminar and support group designed to help a person rebuild their life after their loss.
Lightshine 2017 Presents "Plug In Wonder-Working Power," a contemporary concert under the direction of Kay VanWeerthuizen. Presentations will be held at Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 18718 Grayland Ave. Artesia, CA 90701. No tickets are required; for more information click here.
Saturday, 1/21 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, 1/22 at 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 1/27 at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 1/28 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, 1/29 at 6:00 p.m.
Join us for the Concert, “A Taste of Southern Soul,” which will feature Octavius Womack, Caity Peters, Dan Davis and Katy Feller. This night of music will be on Friday, 1/27, at 7:00 p.m. at the William & Jane Bristol Civic Auditorium in Bellflower. Tickets are $20 and available online. Come out and support our VCS family!
Parents, Staff & Faculty gathered together at the Night of Champions.
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