Wed., May 30, 2018

"Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, and in purity."
--1 Timothy 4:12, ILS theme verse for the 2017 2018 school year

IT'S NOT TOO LATE!
Please use the links below to access PDF versions of these registration forms. Completed forms and payment may be submitted to the school office. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Report Cards
Report cards will be ready for pickup on Fri., Jun. 1 after 12 PM. Report cards that are not picked up in the office by Fri., Jun. 22, will be mailed to the home.
Retirement Celebrations!
SUN., JUN. 3, 9:30 AM
We will be recognizing the ministries of Terri Holmes, Barb Iteen, Sue Gutwein, Manny Gutwein--long-term workers in God’s kingdom at Immanuel. A reception will immediately follow this service, prior to the voters meeting.
STAFFING NEWS
The Youth Director Call Committee has been formed and is conducting initial meetings, evaluating the current job description, vetting possible candidates, and setting interviews.
 
The First Grade Teacher and Middle School Teacher Call Committees are each recommending a candidate for these positions at Sunday's Voters' Meeting. These two committees are sponsoring a meet-and-greet with these candidates Friday evening for faculty, committee members, staff, and pastors.

Please continue to keep this process, and everyone involved, in your prayers.


POSITION INFORMATION
The four positions made available this spring are in the middle school as well as Grade 1, Preschool 4, and music. Minimum requirements are a BA in Education and state certification, but highly qualified applicants who meet guidelines for a Call will receive priority consideration. Interested parties are invited to send documents at their earliest convenience to:
  
Donna Laughlin, Principal
Immanuel Lutheran School
T 630 406 0157 F 630 879 7614
dlaughlin@immanuelbatavia.org
 
Immanuel Lutheran Church and School is an equal employment opportunity employer; however, because we are a church body, we retain the right to give preference in hiring to persons who are members in good standing of a Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod congregation.
Batter Up!
THU., JUN. 14, 6:30 PM, NORTHWESTERN MEDICINE FIELD/KANE COUNTY COUGARS
RESERVED GRANDSTAND SEATS: $11 PER PERSON
HALF PRICE ($5) PARKING PASSES
Join the Immanuel family for an evening of fun and fellowship as the Kane County Cougars take on the Cedar Rapids Kernels. Excellent reserved grandstand seats in section 107 are available for purchase online or by personal check made out to Immanuel Lutheran Church. Checks should be submitted to the Financial office or placed in the mailbox outside the office. Tickets will be distributed before the game.

Come and enjoy a fun filled evening celebrating Flag Day and “Thirsty Thursday” ($1 hot dogs and adult beverages) followed by a spectacular fireworks show! Please contact the church office or Larry Fass with questions.
End-of-Year Awards
Following are Faithful Worship and Outstanding Attendance Awards for the 2017 2018 school year. Honor Roll and High Honor Roll Awards will be announced in June.
Faithful Worship
Jayce Benedetto
Ethan Riddell
McKenzie Riddell
Samantha Barry
Eidan Flores Sanchez
Evan Larsen
Lacy Watson
Samantha Riddell
Carly Talbot-Bowe
Andrew Blahnik
Tessa Lejeck
Anna Olsen
Sofia Perez
Caleb Peters
Dylan Petschow
Cody Rummel
Rebekah Dauksha
Corey McPencow
Jack Nelson
Nathaniel Whitwell
Collin Bittner
Joseph Christenson
Rose Davis
Olivia Groetken
Kayleigh McLane
Andrew Meisner
Brooke Rummel
Colleen Siemann
Eli Davis
Gavin Velarde
Anna Withall
Cameron Gruel
Lily Hill
Francesca Polizzotto
Isabella Polizzotto
Outstanding Attendance
Anthony Kirchner
Cooper Riippi
Ally Popp
Carly Talbot-Bowe
Sydney Jablonski
Andrew Blahnik
Alexandra Murphy
Anna Olsen
Dylan Petschow
McKinley Van
Corey McPencow
Jack Nelson
Collin Bittner
Kayleigh McLane
Alexis Morales
Erik Olsen
Eli Davis
Peyton Rummel
Kaitlin Young
Caroline Hager
Ashley Heetland
Ellen Mendoza
Jacqueline Schroeder
Martin Vallaro
Not Just for Lutherans
If a friend or neighbor is hurting, how can you help? You can give your time, your attention, your friendship - and you can also offer a connection to Stephen Ministries. Your friend needn't be Lutheran to benefit from the skilled, caring, completely confidential services of a Stephen Minister. First ask your friend for permission, then contact Sue Marvel (630 844 6562).
OCC Needs
Immanuel's annual Operation Christmas Child Packing Party provides more than 400 gift boxes for needy children across the globe! To be part of this huge effort to share the love of Jesus, please donate the following items during the month indicated...or at any time! Thank you so much for helping to support this great ministry!
JAN
FEB

MAR
APR
MAY

JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT

NOV
Shirts and socks, all sizes and colors, boys and girls, 2-14 years old
Financial offerings to cover shipping and to purchase boxes
Please put OCC 2018 Party in the memo line.
Washcloths, hair bows, combs, brushes
Mini wow items: coloring books, $1Target items
Craft items, craft kits, wow or mini wow items for older boys or girls (ages 9-14)
Soap and soap dishes 
Summer shoes (Crocs, flip flops, water shoes)
Crayons, markers, pencils, pens (any brand/size)
School supplies: notebooks, colored pencils, $1 Target items
WOW items (puzzles, games, Legos; any toy for all ages that fits into a shoe box)
Free Will: any of the above prior to party date
Shop--And Share the News!
SUMMER SCRIP DATES!
Two summer due dates have just been added: Jun. 18 and Jul. 23! Click here for complete information on the Shop with Scrip program.
Click here to benefit Immanuel when shopping
at smile.amazon.com!
Immanuel School Committee
Please reach out to the School Committee via the school office anytime with suggestions for improving Immanuel Lutheran School: Chairperson Judy Luetkens, Larry Fass, Kendall Heetland, Erin Riddell, Sarah Murphy, and Andrea Carroll.
Upcoming #ImmanuelEvents
Jun. 3 Celebration worship and reception honoring Terri Holmes, Barb Iteen, Sue Gutwein, and Manny Gutwein 9:30 AM service, reception following

Jun. 3 Summer Sunday School during 9:30 AM service through Jul. 29

Jun. 3 Annual Voters Meeting 12-1 PM

Jun. 4-8 Bulls Basketball Camp 9-NOON REGISTER HERE!

Jun. 5 & 7 Summer Enrichment 9-11:30 AM

Jun. 6 Summer Sing and Play 11-11:45 AM

Jun. 12 & 14 Summer Enrichment 9-11:30 AM

Jun. 13 Eagle Jr. Basketball Camp 9-11 AM

Jun. 13 Summer Sing and Play 11-11:45 AM

Jun. 14 ILCS Night at the Kane County Cougars see "Save the Date" above

Jun. 18 Summer Shop With Scrip orders due

Jun. 18-22 Shipwrecked VBS at Immanuel! REGISTER HERE!

Jun. 26 & 28 Summer Enrichment 9-11:30 AM

Jun. 27 Summer Sing and Play 11-11:45 AM

Jul. 19-22 Annual Immanuel [HUGE Indoor] Garage Sale

Jul. 23-25 Basic Skills Volleyball Camp 4-5:30 PM (G3-8) Register using forms above

Jul. 23-25 Advanced Skills Volleyball Camp 6-8 PM (G6-8) Register with forms above

Jul. 30-Aug. 1 Cheer Camp 9-11:30 AM (G3-8) Register with forms above
Offsite Info
Robotics for Kids!
Fermilab Science Adventur es Jun.-Aug. 2018
 
The Summer 2018  Science Adventures  class list, registration instructions and a downloadable registration form are available at http://ed.fnal.gov/sciadv
Jun. 16
Jun. 25-29
Jul. 9-13
Jul. 9-13
Jul. 30-Aug. 1
Nature by the Numbers
Club Invention
Best Games Ever--Your Own!
The Forces are With You
Nature's Power Lab
G4-6 NEW!
G1-6
G5-8
G1-4
G5-8
UPCOMING FAMILY EVENTS
 
O UTDOOR FAMILY FAIR, JUN. 10, 2018, 1-4 PM 
This FREE family event will help you explore the outdoor world at Fermilab through hands-on exploration with nature. Visit the bison herd, net for pond critters, see how raptors see and so much more. Supported in part by  Fermilab Friends for Science Education , our affiliated not-for-profit organization. 
 
GET TO KNOW THE LEDERMAN SCIENCE CENTER
Explore Fermilab science from a kid's point of view! Bring the family for a guided tour of Lederman Science Center exhibits on the first Saturday of each month, 10 AM to noon. No registration is required.
 
FERMILAB SCIENCE ADVENTURES FACEBOOK GROUP
Facebook members: go to Fermilab Science Adventures and click "+ Join Group" on the top right. As a member, read and post questions and comments to the other members of this group and have online chats with other members.
 
SPREAD THE WORD  To be added to the e-mail notification list, contact sdahl@fnal.gov .
 
CONTACT PROGRAM STAFF
Spencer Pasero, Education and Public Outreach Manager,   spasero@fnal.gov
Susan Dahl,  sdahl@fnal.gov
Immanuel's Mission

 The Word of God is at the foundation of all we do.
We welcome and equip people to follow Christ and live authentic faith.
We are a family that demonstrates our faith in Christ
by the way we love, support, and grow together.

Developing Today’s Disciples 
Church 630 879 7163
School 630 406 0157