CPS Weekly Update
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Weekly Update: Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Celebrations This Week:

Senior Riley Marzola finished 3rd at the Maryland State Poetry Out Loud finals competition last Saturday at the Baltimore Museum of Art.  Riley qualified on February 2 by finishing 3rd at the regional Poetry Out Loud competition.

Seventh-grader Rachel Suggs, the CPS Geography Bee Champion, has qualified to compete at the state level at the National Geographic Society State Geography Bee. If she wins, she will travel to Washington, DC to compete in the NGS National Geography Bee.

Sophomore DeShae Garner was selected to the 2018-19 IAAM Basketball All-Conference team for the "C" Conference. 
Concordia Prep's Middle School Girls' and Boys' basketball teams have qualified to compete at the Lutheran National Basketball Tournament at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana on March 28-31. This national tournament only invites 32 boys teams and 32 girls teams nationwide to compete. 

Last Thursday, we celebrated five seniors who will be playing football next year in college: Keyon Asgari at Alderson Broaddus, Nyle Clements at WV Wesleyan, Charlie Byers at Fullerton College, Cameron Weng at Wagner College, and Rodney McInnis at the Virginia University of Lynchburg.  
Saints' Fine Arts Musical Revue: Friday, March 8
Featuring Current and Alumni Performances
Join us this Friday night for an evening of entertainment from Broadway musical productions past and present. In addition to the band performing selections from several movie scores, current choir students have been preparing a selection of pieces from previous BLS/CPS shows and will be joined by several alumni. Audience members will enjoy performances from the current cast of Annie presenting “Hard Knock Life” and “Easy Street,” as well as songs from Fiddler on the Roof, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Godspell, and Mary Poppins. There will also be alumni performances featuring songs from Jersey Boys, Once, Waitress, and Hamilton ! The event, which starts at 7:00 p.m., will be held in the gym. Admission is $5 and all proceeds will benefit the small gym renovation into a Black Box Theatre!
Black Box Theatre Campaign
The Black Box Theatre renovations will create a permanent home for the Theatre Department. The project includes new flooring, lighting, new seats, and bars and mirrors, which will allow the addition of a dance program to Concordia Prep. We are more than half-way to the goal ! Please contact Director of Advancement, Mrs. Gloria Murphy, for more information: gloriamurphy@concordiaprepschool.org .
Sports This Week
The varsity lacrosse and baseball games scheduled for today are cancelled due to the cold temperatures.

  • Thursday, March 7: Varsity Baseball vs Friends at home at 4 pm.
  • Friday, March 8: Varsity Girls’ Lacrosse at home vs Park at 4 pm, Varsity Boys’ Lacrosse at Edgewood at 4 pm.
  • Monday, March 11: Varsity Boys' Baseball at home vs. Mt. Carmel at 4pm, Varsity Boys' Lacrosse at Indian Creek at 4:15 pm.
  • Tuesday, March 12: Varsity Girls' Softball at home vs. AACS at 4 pm, Varsity Girls' Lacrosse at FCA at 4:30 pm.

Middle School Sports:
  • MS Baseball will start next Monday, March 11th. Please contact Coach Ryan Baney with any questions.
  • MS Track will start Tuesday, March 19th. Please contact Coach Kara Baney with any questions.

AP Exams
AP Exam registration and payment is due on Monday, March 11. Students taking AP classes are required to take the AP Exam for the course. Please note: Students taking the AP class as a Dual Credit course (Concordia University Nebraska) are not required to take the AP Exam for the course. Questions? Please contact Mrs. Grill: kimgrill@concordiaprepschool.org .

After Prom Meeting on Monday, March 11
After Prom Meeting on Monday, March 11th at 6:30 pm in the Media Center. Please attend if you would like to help plan the 2019 After Prom Party. If you can attend, but would like to help, contact Amy Shertzer at  amyshertzer@kw.com .

News from the PTL
The PTL is hosting a Spirit Night on Tuesday, April 2 from 4 to 8 pm at the Qdoba in Towson: 1255 E. Joppa Road. 20% of the sales will benefit the CPS PTL. Download a Flyer
2019 Yearbooks
2019 Yearbooks are on sale. Go to www.jostensyearbooks.com to order yours today!
2018-19 School Year

Friday, March 8: Saints Fine Arts Musical Revue at 7:00 pm

Monday, March 11: After Prom meeting at 6:30 pm.

Friday, March 15:
Middle School Activity Night, details TBA.

Monday, March 18: School Closed for Students, Faculty Professional Development.

Friday, March 22: End of Third Quarter

Friday, March 29: Report Cards Issued

Monday, April 1: PTL Meeting at 6:30 pm.

Tuesday, April 2: PTL Spirit Night at Qdoba, 1255 E. Joppa Road, Towson, Md.

Wednesday, April 3: Saints Boosters Club Meeting at 6 pm.

Friday, April 19 through Friday, April 26: School Closed for Easter Break.

Monday, April 29: School Resumes


Lunch Orders
Order lunches from Terri’s Cafe here: 

Coca Cola Give Program
Concordia Prep is participating in the Coca Cola Give program .

Giant A+ School Rewards
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