Charger Weekly 4/12/2019
It was EPIC!
God Raised $190,643.03
at The Legacy Gala for our School
It was beautiful. It was inspiring. It was super FUN! The gala raised close to $200,000 for our great school as people embraced the idea of building something that will have lasting impact after they are gone.

With the additional 150+ items in the online auction, we should be able to shoot well above that goal to benefit CVCS.

Thank you to the team who brought this incredibly fun evening to fruition. Their belief in our mission, determination to make it successful, and months of prayer over the event, set up a night through which God blessed our students tremendously. We are grateful for their investment of time and talent.
Now - Sunday, April 21, 5 pm
Opportunity for ALL
Teacher features, art projects, tickets, gift cards, centerpieces galore are available on the Online Auction. Please share this link on your social media, with your friends, family, church, and co-workers.


Congratulations are in Order
AD and Coach of the Year went to CVCS

Our own Athletic Director, Connor Jackson, and our Cross Country Coach, Lisa Johnston, received high honors at this weeks District 3 Award Ceremony. Connor was named Idaho 2A Athletic Director of the Year and Lisa was named Cross Country Coach of the year. Bravo! And with Nate Hoiosen earning last year's 2A Baseball Coach of the Year, our student athletes are blessed by quality coaching and leadership.
Secondary Campus News
Order Your 2018-2019 Junior High
and High School Year Book


A high school yearbook is the perfect way to remember the moments that matter. Buy their yearbook now to make it unforgettable.
Interested in Hosting an International Student? Informational Meeting Tuesday, April 16
The International Student Program is a valuable component within the community of Cole Valley Christian Schools. We desire to partner with Christian homes and local churches as we strive to develop the international student as a whole person. Please come to our informational meeting on Tuesday, April 16 at 8pm in the Annex if you would like more information on how you can get involved in our International Student Program.

Pray for Kenya Outreach Team!

The team left for Africa this morning. They are scheduled to return April 22 at 6:15 p.m.  Please print out their prayer calendar and pray along with them-that God’s Kingdom will be expanded here in the USA and in Kenya.


Bus Drivers Needed
We’re looking for someone to bless our students as a bus driver for athletic events and field trips! Hours vary depending on need. View the job description here , and email Kelly McQueen if you have questions.

Elementary Campus News
CVCS Summer Programs

This summer CVCS is offering some fantastic summer programs for CVCS students and beyond. Invite your children's friends to check them out and introduce them to our culture.

Charger Adventure - 1st - 6th grades
Charger Bridge - Preschool - Kindergarten

To learn more and register your kids, click the link below to visit the summer programs webpage.


April 19 th  Extended Care is CLOSED.

April 22 nd  non-school day. Extended Care is open email Kim Sangster to sign up.

May 23rd Half-day, Extended Care is open need to email Kim Sangster to sign up.

May 24th non-school day. Extended Care is open email Kim Sangster to sign up.

Elementary Academic Fair
Thursday, April 25th 5-7pm

Join us in celebrating our STEAM projects, Kindergarten through 6 th grades. From weathering and erosion to animal habitats and rollercoasters, students will showcase their hard work and perseverance. STEAM now includes ART so remember to register your art pieces for the art show at academic fair. (see post below)
IMPORTANT - Spring Olympics Needs 50 volunteers & your student shirt size

Now is the time to plan for Spring Olympics on Thursday, May 16 (grades 3-6). T-shirt order form - team shirts are provided for each students on the day of the event, but can be purchased at the end of the day for $12. And volunteer as we need MANY helpers to make run smoothly. It's FUN, you'll be glad you helped.
STAR Testing
April 29th - May 6th

Our students will be doing STAR testing during their computer special times these weeks. Make sure they get plenty of sleep and a good healthy breakfast.

Elementary Staff Luncheon is Monday, April 15th & we need YOU to make it happen.

Let's "shower" our teachers with soup & sandwiches. Please sign up to bring food and serve for the luncheon to bless our teachers, sign up below. We would hate to cancel it for lack of participation.

Lost and Found


Please check the lost and found. We have lots of jackets and water bottles. Items not picked up by the end of the year will be donated.
Chapel Schedule for the remainder of the year


*Thursday, April 18 th 2:15 PM – Good Friday
Service.
*Friday, April 26 th – Resurrection Celebration
Chapel. Pastor Rodd Ritchie is the speaker.
*Friday, May 3 rd 8:40 AM – FIRST RESPONDERS
CHAPEL! All First Responders welcome.
*Thursday, May 9 th 6:30 PM – FAMILY NIGHT OF
WORSHIP ( SEE FLYER here ).
*Friday, May 17 th – Chapel with Lamby and students
sharing.


CHARGER ARTS
NEWS
Charger Arts Visual Arts Show -
Registration Deadline Extended until April 15
Have your form and fee to the office this Monday and you can still have your artwork in the show.

Artwork due April 18-19 to one of the offices. Check link for artwork submission requirements and more information.

For more information, visit the Visual Art Show website or contact

Charger Athletics
News
Charger Camp Schedule
Charger Athletics offers week long summer camps for football, volleyball, basketball, and softball as well as strength and conditioning programs throughout the summer.

Registration will begin through FACTS starting April 15th.


Summer Swimming Team
If anyone age 5-18 is interested in swimming on a local swim team this summer, contact Kristin Hill ( khill@cvcsonline.org ). There are a lot of summer teams around the valley to join. 

Fall Swim Team Information Meeting April 26
High School Girls and Boys Swim Team information meeting Friday, April 26 during lunch in the field house. Current 8th graders come have some pizza and soda and learn about this exciting fall sport at 10:55. Current 9th, 10th and 11th graders come on over at 11:50 for food and info. For more details or if you have any questions, contact Coach Hill (khill@cvcsonline.org). Looking forward to meeting you all!  

Summer Softball Team
If anyone 7th grande and up is interested in playing on a summer local softball team contact Coach James Porter. We want to make sure everyone interested gets the information.
Upcoming Dates to Remember

  • Friday, April 12th - Early Release
  • Tuesday, April 16 - WA DC Trip Parent Meeting, 6:30PM Auditorium
  • Tuesday, April 16 - International Program Host Family Recruitment Meeting 8-9PM Secondary Annex
  • April 19-22 - Easter Break
  • Auction closes April 21. 5 pm
  • Tuesday, April 25 - Backpack Program, 3:20-4:30, Meet Secondary Front Steps
  • Friday, April 26th Spring Fling in the Gym & Commons from 4-6PM
  • Monday, April 15th - Boise Rescue Mission Outreach 4:15-7PM
  • Thursday, May 9 - Senior Chapel
  • May 9-11 - Spring Play
  • May 10th - Schedule Change: Normal School Schedule


Useful Links
Cole Valley Christian Schools | ColeValleyChristian.org