Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
--Philippians 4:6-7
May 6, 2018
Warrior Challenge Auction! Bid by 6 pm Tuesday.
As part of the Oconee Christian Academy  Warrior Challenge , we are auctioning two items:

1. A week at Athens Y Camp for Boys or Camp Chattooga for Girls, plus a friend pass!
The first camper must be an Oconee Christian Academy student, They would then be able to invite a friend to attend the camp with them.  Both campers must be between the ages of 7-14. Click the link to view the  Athens Y Camps website.
The minimum bid is $500.

2.  Lifetime Lancer Kayak!   The 10 ft. kayak has a 275 lb. weight capacity and comes in orange. This model is a sit-inside (SI) kayak and comes with a molded-in seat and ST performance hull, fixed footrests, adjustable padded seat, bungee, a ledge lock paddle keeper, and foam flotation. Blow-molded with a 5-year limited warranty on hull.
Click the link to see the  Lifetime Lancer Kayak.   
The minimum bid is $150.

Bidding ends at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, May 8.
Warrior Golf Classic Tomorrow!
Warrior Golf Classic will be held tomorrow, May 7th at Cross Creek Golf Club.

The tournament schedule:
11:00 am : Check In
11:30 am:  Lunch and Warrior Challenge prizes
1:00 pm:  Shotgun Start
Following the tourney:  Golf awards and Superticket challenges

Our FINAL fundraising tally will be announced following the tournament!
Warrior Challenge Golf Classic Sponsors
Warrior Sponsors ($2,500)
Clardy Real Estate
Dean and Margie Burton
Lex and Cora Burton
Joe and Debbie Chapa
Drew and Dianne Collins
Bob Giblin
Tim and Jennifer Hanke
Robert Helms
Tyler and Melanie Moon
Brett and Melissa Pittman
Lenard Rogers
Charles and Cathy Sewell
Bob and Lynn Stein

Hole Sponsors ($500)
All About People
Auto Body Express
Blue Ridge Electric Company
General Machine of Anderson
JMA Design
Ken's Thriftee Pharmacy
Little Pigs Barbecue of Seneca
Modern Woodmen
Oakway Tractor
Procomm
The Paint Place
Tri County Ace Builders Supply
Frank Alexander
Chris Bateman
James & Barbara Boggs
Ted and Cheryl Cherry
David and Judd Oyler
Mark & Anna Pittman
Blake and Lisa Poleynard
William and Holly Ricketson
Kay Smith
Joe and Danielle Valdez
Frank and Bea Ventura
Allen White 
Event Sponsors ($1,000)
The Better Furniture Outlet
Building the Body of Christ Foundation
Clardy Real Estate
David Ayers, Inc.
Pittman Heating and Air
Priscilla Bennett
Jim Curlee
Dr. Benny Erwin
Gary Ragsdale

Shot Sponsors ($250)
Blue Ridge Electric Co-op
Bojangles
CrossPoint Church
Golden Corner Dental Associates
Industrial Motor Service
J Davis Construction
Jersey Mike's
Johnstone Supply
Southern Scapes of Oconee
Taylor Made
Two Day Design
Upstate Insurance of Oconee Inc.
Upstate Orthodontics
Webb Heating and Air
The Wheel Works
Regina Bolt
Allison Carron
Todd Curlee
John and Pat Dilworth
Ralph and Nancy Frey
Tom and Melinda Hannah
Don Harper
Paul and Susan Johanson
Pat Johnannes
Darrell Kanagy
Gary Lecroy
Kip & Kim Miller
Donnie Nix
Dexter Robinson
William and Kathleen Swinney
Pamela Usher
Lunch Order for May 14 - 18
Greetings from the Warrior Lunchroom!

For those who order catered lunches please use any credit or pay any debt slips by May 21.

As the year winds down please remember our lunchroom rules:
  • Heat-ups should be microwave ready in approved wrappers or containers.
  • NEVER any glass containers and wrap food in paper towel before putting in baggies or tinfoil.
  • 3 minute maximum time allowed for heating.
  • Name and grade on every lunch.
  • Lunches from home should include all necessary utensils and condiments.

Thank You!
Kathi Rosenberger
Monday, May 14
Ingle's

Tuesday, May 15
Chick-fil-A

Wednesday, May 16
Subway
Thursday, May 17
Baker's Dogs

Friday, May 18
Marco's Pizza
Continue to Reenroll Online
It is time to make your commitment for the 2018-2019 academic year at Oconee Christian Academy.

To reenroll online,
  1. Go to Gradelink.com
  2. On right side, click LOGIN (Use the FAMILY account)
  3. Enter School Code: 749
  4. Enter Your user name and password
  5. On left side, click tab Reenroll
  6. Follow the instructions and enter information. All areas in red boxes are required. You will not be able to continue to the next page until you complete all required information.
  7. When finished, click Submit

Your reenrollment will be approved when the online process is complete and your reenrollment fees are PAID.

If you have more than one student to reenroll, choose the next student under Now Viewing at the top of the page, then follow the same process.

If you have questions, please email Linda Zeagler:
Field Day Fun!
Warrior Athletics
Golf Team Wins State; Whiten is Low Medalist
The Oconee Christian Academy  Varsity Golf Team won  the South Carolina Association of Christian Schools (SCACS)  State Golf Championship  today, finishing with a low score of 365. Senior  Knox Whiten was the low medalist,  shooting an 81 for the tournament. In addition,  Silas Strawderman,  who shot an 89, was named to the  All Tournament Team.

Also scoring for the Warriors were  Spencer Schaefer  (92) and  Chase Woodring  (103). Caleb Woolbright  finished with a score of 105.

The Warriors are coached by  Dan Strawderman  and  Dean Bare.
Warrior Baseball Finishes Third in State
The Oconee Christian Warriors finished third in the SCACS State Baseball Tournament, defeating Hampton Park 8-0 Saturday morning. They played a tough game against defending champion Emmanuel on Friday evening, losing 6-7. Overall the Warriors had a tremendous season. Alex Durham and Matthew Bryan were named to the All Tournament team. Congratulations guys!
Annual Sports Physicals

Students of Oconee Christian Academy can obtain their annual sports participation physicals at the school.

Date : Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Who : Rising 5 th -12 th grade students. This physical will cover the student for all sports for the 2018-2019 school year.
Time : 3:00 to 5:00 PM
Location : Oconee Christian Academy
Cost : $15 per physical. Please make check out to “Oconee Christian Academy”. 100% of proceeds goes to OCA.

Forms Required : Each student will need to take a physical form with them to the physical. Forms can also be obtained from the Athletic Director Mr. Steele or from the School Nurse, Mrs. Burgess.

If you have any questions please contact Mr. Steele or Mrs. Burgess .
PTF News: Teacher Appreciation Week!
This is Teacher Appreciation Week! Help Show the LOVE!

May 7-11

This week is National Teacher Appreciation week. Please take time to let your teachers know how much they are appreciated and loved! Oconee Christian Academy is blessed with the best! Prayers, cards, thoughtful gifts, and acts of service are great ways to love on our teachers! All room parents have received emails about how to make this week special. If you have not heard from your room parent please contact Courtney DeLoatche at courtneydeloatche@hotmail.com for information on your teacher’s favorite things!

The final PTF meeting of the year will be Friday, May 25th at 8:30 am in the library. Thank you to all who have served in any volunteer way this year. Please come have breakfast with us as we close out our year and thank God for the many blessings He has showered down upon Oconee Christian Academy.