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No School - Good Friday
Fri, April 14
Weekly Prayer Meeting
Mon, April 17
@ HCS Kitchen
Grandparents Day
School Dismisses at 11:40
Fri, April 21
Teacher In-Service
Progress Reports Go Home
7th/8th PCM Track Meet
Fri, April 21
Oskaloosa Track Meet
Wed, April 26
All-Sports Potluck
Thurs, May 4
H.A.N.D.S. Ghurties Fundraiser
Fri, May 5
Teacher Appreciation Week
May 8-12
Association (ICACSA) Meeting
Thurs, May 11

Operation G.O.O.D. drivers

We are looking for drivers for our Operation G.O.O.D. service project on Friday, May 12 from 8:45 to 11:40 a.m. If you are able to help out, please contact Barb Mueller
barbmueller5@gmail.com  or 319-430-5669. Thank you!

2017-2018 Calendar

Fri, April 21
Special Grandparents Day Chapel - 8:50am
Chapel Speaker: Nick Mance from Parkview Church
Chapel Topic: Jesus Saves by Feeding the 5,000
Pray for the Nations
April: Lebanon
Prayer Requests:
  • Pray for preservation of religious freedom.
  • Pray for Christians to commit to staying in the land in order to spread the gospel to their neighbors.
  • Pray for healing and forgiveness for those deeply wounded by the tragedy of war.

Thursday, April 13, 2017
Grandparents Day is next Friday, April 21. It's a day we set aside to honor grandparents and share a day-in-the-life of a Heritage student with them. If your child doesn't have a grandparent close by or they cannot attend, feel free to invite someone else as an "adopted" grandparent. This will be a half day with school dismissing at 11:40 am.

Talent Show Auditions

Talent Show - May 31, 2017
Auditions - May 9th and 10th

Who:  Students K - 8th grades. You may participate in up to 2 performances.  
What to bring:   EVERYTHING  you need for your act MUST be brought to the audition. You must have your own CD or accompanist (no i-devices or flashdrives). Any lyrics or jokes MUST be printed and given to the judges at the audition. If you don't have everything needed for your performance, you will not be allowed to tryout.
WhenSign up for an audition May 1st - May 5th (this is the only week to sign up). Auditions are held May 9th & 10th at 3:10pm
Where:  Auditions will be in the gym.  Sign-up sheets will be posted outside each classroom
Why:  Honor God by sharing the talents God has given you!

Some other information:
  • Parents are responsible for transporting their students to and from the talent show auditions. Anyone without a ride will be sent to after school care and charged accordingly. Students normally in after school care will not be dismissed unless they have signed up on the audition sheet.
  • Students will be signing up for an audition day, not a specific time. Students must sign up during week of sign-ups.
  • No lip syncing.
  • 3 ½ minutes time limit for solo acts and 5 minute time limit for a group.
  • All acts must be approved during one of the two tryout days.
Any questions please see Mrs. Peters, Miss Jensen, or Miss Franje.

ACSI Math Olympics and Creative Writing Festival

Congratulations to all who participated in the ACSI Math Olympics and Creative Writing Competition. We had several students receive high ratings or placed in the top 5 of their class regionally.
Creative Writing Competition:
Nancy Nahra - 6th Grade Poetry - Excellent Rating
Kufre Ituk - 7th Grade Poetry - Superior Rating (Advances to ACSI Regional
Susan Jessop - 7th Grade Short Story - Excellent Rating
Math Olympics:
Rylen Schwietzer - 3rd Place - 3rd Grade Reasoning
Mitchell Holman - 5th Place - 3rd Grade Reasoning
Jayce Norpel - 2nd Place - 3rd Grade Computation
Jackson Adam - 5th Place - 3rd Grade Computation
Peyton Liu - 3rd Place - 4th Grade Reasoning
Caroline Cooper - 4th Place - 4th Grade Reasoning
Eno Ituk - 3rd Place - 5th Grade Computation
Sarah Robinson - 4th Place - 5th Grade Computation
Corey Holman - 4th Place - 6th Grade Computation
Aubrey Miller - 5th Place - 6th Grade Computation
Zander Edkin - 2nd Place - 6th Grade Reasoning
Aurora Norpel - 5th Place - 6th Grade Reasoning
Chase Loftus - 3rd Place - 7th Grade Computation
Kufre Ituk - 5th Place - 7th Grade Computation
Susan Jessop - 2nd Place - 7th Grade Reasoning
Jordan Robinson - 3rd Place - 7th Grade Reasoning
Spencer Holman - 2nd Place - 8th Grade Computation
Cathy Cooper - 3rd Place - 8th Grade Computation
Whitney Traetow - 4th Place - 8th Grade Computation
Track Meets:
The 7/8th Pella Christian Track Meet scheduled on Saturday, April 22 has been canceled. The Pella Christian Meet will not be rescheduled this season. However, the 5th-8th Oskaloosa District V Track meet will still be held at the Lacey Recreation Complex in Oskaloosa on Wednesday, April 26. In the event of inclement weather, the rain date for the District V Meet will be on Tuesday, May 2 at Pella Christian High School. All parents are responsible for arranging transportation to and from the meet, please e-mail Mrs. Snell at snells@hcs-nl.com to let us know who will be driving your students to and from this meet.

In place of the Pella Christian Track Meet, the Eagles 7/8th Track Team will be participating in the PCM 7/8th Track Meet on Friday, April 21 at PCM. The meet begins with Field Events at 4:30 pm and we invite all of our fans to cheer on the 7/8th Eagles Track Team as they compete on Friday. Go Eagles!

2017/2018 Coaches Needed:
Assistant Soccer Coach, 5/6th Volleyball Coach, and 5/6th Girls Basketball Coach
The responsibilities for these positions include providing supervision at all practices and games, teaching sports skills and games strategies, maintaining game stats, and upholding all policies in the HCS Parent/Student Handbook and Athletic Policy. In addition, all candidates must demonstrate a personal relationship with Christ and be in agreement with the HCS Statement of Faith. If you are interested, please contact Serah Snell at snells@hcs-nl.com by Friday, April 28.
Athletics schedule
TRACK PRACTICE             
TRACK MEETS                

Tues, April 18
Thurs, April 20


Fri, April 21
PCM 7th/8th Tack Meet
Wed, April 26
Oskaloosa Track Meet
Tues, May 2
Oskaloosa Track Meet Rain Date
(At Pella Christian)


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