Knightly News:
March 12-16
Issue 21
Important Dates and General Announcements
March:
12th: Spring Pictures
12th: Cheerleading Parent Meeting
13th: 3rd Quarter Ends
14th: 4-H Meeting (12:30)
19th: Parent Night (5:00-6:30)
19th-21st: Terra Nova Testing (K5-11th)
20th: Report Cards Issued
21st: Track Crawfish Fundraiser
22nd: Cookie Dough Distribution
23rd: Cheerleading Tryouts (Plex)
24th-31st: Washington DC Trip
30th-April 6th: No School (Easter Break)
ATTENTION ALL PARENTS
The Terra Nova Core 3 test will be administered as follows:

Kindergarten, 9th- 11th Grades: Monday, March 19th -Tuesday, March 20 th

1 st - 8 th Grades : Monday, March 19th- Wednesday, March 21st

  • The Terra Nova Core 3 test is mandatory for all Kindergarten-11th grade students.              
  • Eat a good breakfast and get plenty of rest.
  • Do not be absent or late; testing begins promptly at 8:15.
  • 3rd-11th: Bring (2) #2 pencils, sharpened and extra erasers.
  • Pre K will not be tested, but does have a regular school day on these dates.
  • Seniors do not have to attend school until 12:30, on March 19th & March 20th. Seniors will resume with their regular schedule on Wednesday, March 21st.
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. March 15th prayer focus: 1st Mrs. Fernell
Contact Nicole McDaniel to submit a prayer request or to get more information about Moms in Prayer.
General Announcements:

Spring Pictures:  Today, March 12, 2018. These photographs will not be pre-paid, but rather on family approval when pictures are issued.

TFC Summer Camp : There will be no TFC Summer Day Camp this summer.

The track team will be hosting its annual Crawfish Boil on Wednesday, March 21 from 3:00-5:30. This is the only fundraiser for the track team every year. Orders are $20 for 4 pounds, potatoes and corn. Purchase your ticket from a track athlete today! This year's goal is 500 orders. $100 prizes (gift cards or cash) will be given to the top salesperson in elementary (4-6), Junior High (7-8) and High School (9-12). 

Cookie Dough Fundraiser:
Cookie Dough Distribution will be Thursday, March 22 from 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm at TFC

**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.

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

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

Donuts are for sale every week! PreK-4th Grade turn in your order every Thursday. 5th-12th can purchase at break.

Knight Owls Book Club will be having a cookie fundraiser during the week of March 26th-29th. They will be selling during break/lunch for high school. The cost will be 50 cents per cookie.
Lunch Menu: March 12-16

Mondays : King ranch chicken casserole, mixed veggies and a roll
Tuesdays : Chili dog, macaroni salad, green beans
Wednesdays : Chicken primavera pasta, steamed broccoli, garlic bread
Thursdays : Catfish creole, rice and buttered corn
Salad : Southwestern chicken salad with ranch (cheddar cheese, black beans, corn and grilled chicken)
Sandwich : Italian sub (sliced turkey, salami, pepperoni, provolone cheese, chips and pickle)

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

Cafeteria Workers: (Table Cleaners until 12:33; report to class by 12:37) Mr. Jackson's Class: Caleb Harris, Darrion Kidder, Kaleb Lavender, Jillian Lawrence, Kylin LeBlanc, Margaret Lotief
ASO Workers: Trey Breaux, Brileigh LaFleur, Emily Chamberlin, Seth Butler

Lunch Menu: March 19-22

Mondays : Pepperoni pizza, buffalo chicken, pasta salad
Tuesdays : Chicken fried steak, cream potatoes, green beans
Wednesdays : Spaghetti with meat sauce, mixed vegetables, garlic bread
Thursdays : Chicken fingers, mashed potatoes, green beans
Salad - Steak, salad mix, cheddar cheese, tomatoes, 
Sandwich - BLT on croissants w/ chips & pickle
Student Clubs
Senior Beta


Tutoring on Tuesdays - report to Mrs. Doucet's room from 3-4 to help tutor. A snack will be served.
         
March 24th: we will serve at St. Joseph's diner from 5:30-7:30
Robotics


​Next bi-weekly Robotics meeting Thursday March 22nd from 3-4:30 in Mrs. Bower's room.
Audience of 1 Theatre Club


LCA’s AO1 is selling advertising for you or your business for the upcoming production of  Fairest of Them All (A Tale of Snow White and Rose Red).   The ads rotate for 30 minutes prior to the six shows, April 12-15. You or your company will also be mentioned in the Playbill as a sponsor of AO1. Each slide sells for $50.00. If you or your company would like to purchase a slide, please send your information (business card) to  dlasater@lafayettechristianacademy.com . Send the funds by way of the Elementary Business Office, care of Jennifer Broussard. We can also run personal shout-outs to any performing actor. The cost for those slides are also $50.00.

AO1 is looking for a Concertina (musical squeeze box) for our upcoming production. If you have one to loan or sell, contact  jchambers@lafayettechristianacademy.com
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
Congratulations to the Boys Basketball Team on their state championship! Back to back championships!

  • Pierre Dupre boy’s state championship game Most Outstanding Player 
  • Louisiana High School Basketball Coach’s Association All State Team Greg Williams Jr

  • From the Girl's Game: Bre Porter girl’s state championship game Most Outstanding Player

  • 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
  • Tennis Fees: $30
Corporate Signs and Sponsorship:
Contact us at: 
signs@lafayettechristianacademy. com 
Athletic Schedules
Baseball Practices:
Team Picture Info: ARRIVE 15 MINUTES EARLY AND IN FULL GAME UNIFORM

Monday, March 12th:
7th Grade Boys; 4:45-5:30; Moore Park
8th Grade Boys; 5:30-6:15; Moore Park

Tuesday, March 13th:
5th Grade Boys; 4:00-4:45; Moore Park
6th Grade Boys; 4:45- 5:30; Moore Park
5th-8th Practices:

5th- none

6th- Monday; 5:30-7:00; Behind Sportsplex
Thursday; 5:30-7:00; Moore Park

7th- Friday; 5:30-7:00; Moore Park

8th- Thursday; 5:30-7:00; Kevin Guidry's

High School Boys:
Monday, Thursday: 3-5pm at Pelican Park
Wednesday: 3-5pm at LCA


Baseball Games:
Monday, March 12:
5th Grade: vs. Rayne Catholic; Pelican Park; Rotolo; 5:15; Be at field for 4:30

Tuesday, March 13:
7th Grade: vs. St. Michaels-B; Pelican Park; Tiger; 5:15; Be at field for 4:30
8th Grade: vs. Sacred Heart-VP; Ville Platte; 7:00; Be at field for 6:15
Varsity: Tuesday vs. Northside Christian at 4Pm depart LCA at 2PM

Thursday, March 15:
5th Grade: vs. Sacred Heart- VP; Ville Platte; 7:00; Be at field for 6:15
7th Grade: vs. St. Bernard; Pelican Park; Tiger; 5:15; Be at field for 4:30

Friday, March 16:
Varsity: Friday vs. David Thibodaux at 3:30  be at Pelican Park for 2:30PM
Basketball Practices:
Junior High Girls:


Junior High Boys:


High School Girls: 

High School Boys:

Basketball Games
Cheerleading:

6th Grade:
None

7th Grade:
None


8th grade:
None

Varsity:
Cross Country:

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

N/A
High School:

N/A
Drumline:

N/A
Football:

N/A
Soccer Practices:
Soccer Games:
Softball:
Team Picture Info: ARRIVE 15 MINUTES EARLY AND IN FULL GAME UNIFORM

Monday, March 12th:
5th-6th Grades; 3:15-4:00; Moore Park
7th-8th Grades; 4:00-4:45; Moore Park
Monday, March 12:

Tuesday, March 13:
5h-6th Grade: vs. ASH; Pelican Park; Schambough; 5:30; Be at field for 4:45
7th-8th Grade: vs. Sacred Heart-VP; Pelican Park; Precision; 7:00; Be at field for 6:15
Varsity: vs. Vermillion Catholic; Abbeville; 4:30

Thursday, March 15:
5th-6th Grade: vs. St. Ignatius; Pelican Park; Schambough; 7:00; Be at field for 6:15
Varsity: vs. Gueydan; Pelican Park; 4:00

Friday, March 16:
Varsity: Grace Christian Tournament; Alexandria

Saturday, March 17:
Varsity: Grace Christian Tournament; Alexandria
Swim:
Tennis:

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

Tennis Matches:
Monday, March 12:
Varsity: vs. Carencro High; Thomas Park; 3:30; Depart 2:30

Tuesday, March 13:
Middle School: vs. CCS; Beaver Parker; 3:30

Friday, March 16:
Middle School: vs. Mt. Carmel; Thomas Park; 3:30
Track and Field Practices:

The track team will be hosting its annual Crawfish Boil on Wednesday, March 21 from 3:00-5:30. This is the only fundraiser for the track team every year. Orders are $20 for 4 pounds, potatoes and corn. This year's goal is 500 orders. $100 prizes (gift cards or cash) will be given to the top salesperson in elementary (4-6), Junior High (7-8) and High School (9-12). 

5th-8th Girls:
Tuesday; 5th/6th grades only: 3:00-4:15
Thursday; 5th-8th: 3:00-4:15 (Meet at Plex)

5th-8th Boys:
Tuesday; 5th/6th grades only: 3:00-4:15
Thursday; 5th-8th: 3:00-4:15 (Meet at Plex)

Varsity Girls:
Monday-Thursday 2:30-4:30

Varsity Boys:
Monday-Thursday 2:30-4:30

Track and Field Meets:

5th-6th: Monday, March 12; 5:15 Field Event; 6:15 Running Event; Northside High
Saturday, March 17; 8:30 Field Event; 10:00 Running Event; Northside High

7th-8th: Tuesday, March 13; 5:15 Field Event; 6:15 Running Event; Northside High
Saturday, March 17; 12:30 Field Event; 2:00 Running Event; Northside High

High School Track Friday. Meet at Lafayette High School. Time TBA



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)