Knightly News:
Feb. 5-9; Feb. 12-16
Issue 18
Important Dates and General Announcements
February:
7th- 4-H Meeting
7th-8th: 5th-8th Grades Winter SEW
8th: PreK Donuts with Dad 8:30-9:15
9th: Spirit Day
10th: ACT
12th-16th: No School (Winter Break)
19th: Progress Reports
20th: Cookie Dough Orders Due
22nd-23rd: Jr. Beta State Convention
24th- Sadie Hawkins 6pm; Dining Hall

March:
5th-9th: Scholastic Book Fair
7th: ULL Engineering Day (Seniors)
9th: Grandparents Day (PreK-3rd)
12th: Spring Pictures
12th: Cheerleading Parent Meeting
13th: 3rd Quarter Ends
19th: Parent Night (5:00-6:30)
19th-21st: Terra Nova Testing (K5-11th)
20th: Report Cards Issued
22nd: Cookie Dough Distribution
23rd: Cheerleading Tryouts (Plex)
24th-31st: Washington DC Trip
30th-April 6th: No School (Easter Break)
Moms In Prayer meets every Thursday from 1:45-2:45pm in The Family Church’s Hospitality Room. Any mom, aunt, or grandmother wishing to pray for LCA is welcome to attend. All prayer requests are held confidential and what is prayed in the group stays in the group. February 8 prayer focus: 1st Grade Mrs. Gibson .
Contact Nicole McDaniel to submit a prayer request or to get more information about Moms in Prayer.









The Scholastic Book Fair is March 5th-9th. See the Book Fair Flyer HERE . You can also set up an ONLINE payment method for your student HERE .
The yearly Facility Fee to be billed is $50 per student (March tuition statement).
General Announcements:

Cookie Dough Fundraiser: Please make sure to fill out your student’s name, grade, and teacher on both the envelope and back of the brochure.  All payments are due at the time of ordering with checks payable to LCA.
The deadline for submitting orders is Tuesday, February 20.  
Cookie Dough Distribution will be Thursday, March 22 from 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm.


**Are you in the 4th-11th grade and want to be an LCA CHEERLEADER? There is a mandatory parent meeting Monday, March 12th in the Assembly Room. This is for the 2018-2019 school year. Elementary Teams meet at 6:00. Varsity (High School) meet at 7:15.

*Washington DC Trip: There is a MANDATORY meeting in the Assembly Room on Monday, Feb. 19th for everyone attending the trip. Chaperones at 6:00pm and students with 1 parent at 6:30pm.

If you need your 2017 tuition statement printed out for tax purposes, email Mrs. Begnaud to request it. You can print out May-June 2017 from your Headmaster Account.

Parent volunteers are needed for the Dining Hall , Monday-Thursday. If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Muller.

Box Tops Contest deadline is February 23 rd. LCA received a check from the last contest in the amount of $352.40!
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SGA (Student Government) representatives will attach the messages to valentine suckers according to homeroom and deliver them on Thursday, February 8, to be distributed.
Lunch Menu: Feb. 5-8

Mondays : Chicken and sausage jambalaya, buttered corn, bread
Tuesdays : Egg rolls, chicken teriyaki, noodles, Asian vegetables
Wednesdays : Fish sticks (elementary); fried fish (5th-12th), mac and cheese, green beans
Thursdays : Shrimp stew, rice, corn maque choux
Salad : Ham, bacon, cheese salad with tomato and greens
Sandwich : Turkey and Swiss wrap with chips and dessert
Lunch ticket s: Can be purchased throughout the year in the office 
K4-2nd : $65 (20 tickets) 
3rd-12th : $75 (20 tickets) 
Vending Machines for snack & lunch : 5th - 12th grade only
Emergency Lunches : Given to students without a lunch. $5.00 charges invoiced. 

Lunch Room Volunteers:
Monday:
Tuesday:
Wednesday:
Thursday: Janis Thomas

Cafeteria Workers: (Table Cleaners until 12:33; report to class by 12:37) Mrs. Boatner's Class: Ethan Hollier, Tamera Johnson, Justin Kelly, Ethan Laing, Miles Laughlin, Faith Little
ASO Workers: Trey Breaux, Brileigh LaFleur, Emily Chamberlin, Seth Butler
Student Clubs
Senior Beta


Convention is Feb 7-9. We will leave at 3pm on the 7th and return around 3pm on the 9th.

Tutoring begins Feb 20th - get your service hours!
         
March 24th: we will serve at St. Joseph's diner from 5:30-7:30
Jr. Beta


​Junior Beta State Convention will be on February 22nd and 23rd. We will meet in the Elementary Gym on those mornings. 

The dress code is as follows: 
Thursday, February 22nd: Wear your District Day t-shirt and jeans
Friday, February 23rd: Wear an LCA spirit shirt and jeans
Hoodies have to be an LCA hoodie.


Robotics


None


Audience of 1 Theatre Club


LCA’s Audience of 1’s spring production  Fairest of Them All (A Tale of Snow White and Rose Red)  starts in April. For more information contact  jchambers@lafayettechristianacademy.com .
SGA


February 9: Valentine Candy-grams delivered
Week of February 19 - 23: King of Hearts competition
February 24: King of Hearts winner announced at Sadie's
February 7: SGA meeting 3rd hour in Room 526

Knight Owls Book Club


Meet every Tuesday in Elem. Gym @12:00


Digital Media Club


Thursdays after school at 3-4:30; meet at front doors of TFC


Athletic News
  • Elementary Baseball Fees (5th – 8th): $75 per student (billed in March)
  • High School Baseball Fees (High School): $150 per student (billed in March)  
  • Elementary Softball Fees (5th-8th): $75 per student (billed in March)
  • High School Softball Fees (High School): $150 per student (billed in March)
  • Track Fees will be billed in April
Corporate Signs and Sponsorship:
Contact us at: 
signs@lafayettechristianacademy. com 
Athletic Schedules
Baseball Practices:
5th:
Feb. 12 Monday: 4:00-5:30 Moore Park
Feb. 15 Thursday: 4:00-5:30 Moore Park

6th:
Feb. 15 Thursday: 6:00-7:30 Parc Hardy
Feb. 17 Saturday: 10:00-12:00 Parc Hardy

7th:
Feb. 5 Monday: 5:30-7:30; St. Julien Park- Broussard
Feb. 6 Tuesday: 5:30-7:30; St. Julien Park- Broussard
Feb. 10 Saturday: 10-12 Noon; St. Julien Park- Broussard

Feb. 15 Thursday: 5:30-7:30; St. Julien Park- Broussard
Feb 17 Saturday: 10-12 Noon; St. Julien Park- Broussard

8th:
Feb. 15 Thursday: 5:30-7:30 Kevin Guidry's
Feb. 17 Saturday: 10:00-12:00 Kevin Guidry's

High School Boys:

Mon, Feb 5: 3:00-5:00 Pelican Park
Tues, Feb 6: 3:00-5:00 Pelican Park
Wed, Feb 7: 3:00-5:00 LCA
Thurs: 3:00-5:00 Pelican Park
Friday: 12-2:00 Pelican Park

Scrimmage February 10th at Carencro High.

Mon; Feb. 12: 9am-12 Pelican Park
Wed; Feb. 14: 9am-12 LCA
Thurs; Feb 15: 9am-12 Pelican Park
Fri; Feb 16: 9am-12 Pelican Park
Tuesday, Feb. 6
8th Grade: vs. Rayne Catholic; Pelican Park; Tiger; 5:15; Be at field for 4:30

Thursday, Feb. 8
5th Grade: vs. St. Ignatius; Pelican Park; Rotolo; 5:15; Be at field for 4:30
6th Grade: vs. St. Bernard; Pelican Park; Rotolo; 7:00; Be at field for 6:15
7th Grade: vs. OC; Pelican Park; Tiger; 7:00; Be at field for 6:15
8th Grade: vs. OLI; Pelican Park; Tiger; 5:15; Be at field for 4:30

Friday, Feb. 9
6th Grade: vs. OC; Pelican Park; Roloto; 7:00; Be at field for 6:15

Basketball Practices:
Junior High Girls:
All uniforms due Tuesday at PE or you will be billed on your tuition.

Junior High Boys:
All uniforms due Tuesday at PE or you will be billed on your tuition.

High School Girls: 

Mon (5th): 2:30-4 Elem Gym
Tues, Wed, Thurs (6th-8th): 2:30-4:00 Plex

Mon (12th)-Fri (16th) 10:00-12:00 Noon Plex
Sunday (18th) 4:30-6:00 (Elem Gym)

Monday, Feb 19th Play Off Game (TBA)

High School Boys:

Mon, Feb. 5: 2:30-4 Elem Gym
Thurs, Feb. 8: 2:30-4 Elem Gym
Wed, Feb. 7: 2:30-4 Plex

Tues: 12-1:30; Plex
Wed: 12-1:30; Plex
Thurs: 12-1:30; Plex

Basketball Games:

Tuesday, February 6:
JV Boys; HOME 5:30; Centerville
Varsity Boys; HOME 6:30; Centerville
Gatekeeper: Mrs. Amanda Hohorst Concession: Mrs. Angelle; Parent Concession 5:15-6:30- Isaiah Riggs; 6:30- Close Parents of Kailen Thibodeaux

Friday, February 9:
Varsity Girls; AWAY 6:00; Vermillion Catholic; Depart 4:15
Varsity Boys; AWAY 7:15; Vermillion Catholic

Monday, February 12:
JV Boys; HOME 6; Gueydan
Varsity Boys; HOME 7:30; Gueydan
Gatekeeper: Mr. Joey Jackson; Concession: Mrs. Angelle; Parent Concession 5:30-7:00- Greg Williams Jr.; 7:00- Close Parents of Jakhari Williams

Saturday, February 17:
JV Boys; AWAY 3:00; Country Day; New Orleans; Depart: 11am
Varsity Boys; AWAY 4:30; Country Day
Cheerleading:

6th Grade:
None

7th Grade:
None


8th grade:
None

Varsity:
Tuesday, Feb. 6; 5:30; Plex; Makenna Ruddock's Team
Monday, Feb. 12; 6:30; Plex; Ashley William's Team
Cross Country:

5th/6th & 7th/8th:

N/A
High School:

N/A
Drumline:

N/A
Football:

N/A
Soccer Practices:
Soccer Games:

Monday, Feb. 5th- Varsity Girls, Playoffs, Loyola Prep (Shreveport); 5:00; Depart at 12 Noon.

Tuesday, Feb 6th- Varsity Boys, Playoffs, Newman Isidore (New Orleans); 7pm; Depart 1pm
Softball:
Tuesday, Feb. 6
5/6 Grades: vs. St. Ignatius; Pelican Park; Schambough; 5:30; Be at field for 4:45
7/8 Grades: vs. WCA Opelousas; Pelican Park; Precision; 5:30; Be at field for 4:45

Thursday, Feb. 8
7/8 Grades: vs. St. Ignatius; Pelican Park; Precision; 5:30; Be at field for 4:45

Thursday, Feb. 15- Saturday, Feb. 17
High School Jamboree at Beau Chene; Times TBA
Swim:
Tennis:

Tuesday and Thursday, 5-6:30, Thomas park.

If anyone is still interested in signing up, grades 7th-12th,
call or text Rachel Bordelon 337-781-1380. 
Track and Field Practices:

Jr. High Girls: N/A
Parent Meeting Monday, Feb 5th; 6pm ; Plex
Practice will start 2/19

Jr. High Boys: N/A
Parent Meeting Monday, Feb 5th; 6pm ; Plex
Practice will start 2/19

Varsity Girls:
Mon-Thur 2:30-4:00
Friday: 12:15-1:30

Week of Feb 12-17
Monday-Tuesday OFF
Wednesday- Friday 10am -12 Noon

Varsity Boys: N/A
Mon-Thur 2:30-4:00
Friday: 12:15-1:30

Week of Feb 12-17
Monday-Tuesday OFF
Wednesday- Friday 10am -12 Noon

Track and Field Meets:

Saturday, Feb. 17; State indoor meet; LSU


Lafayette Christian Academy
220 Portland Ave, Lafayette, LA 70507
337-234-9860; Elem Fax: 337-233-3555; HS Fax: 337-456-5131
Office Hours: Mon-Thurs (7:45-4:00) Friday (7:45-12:30)