Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Concordia Prep School Weekly Update
In-Person Learning Update
On Monday, April 12, 2021, all students are welcome to attend school in-person five days per week. Students are no longer confined to attending on the Saints or Concordia days. Students are also welcome to learn virtually. The hybrid schedule has been adjusted. The beginning and end times are now more closely aligned. The hybrid schedule will be used on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. There is a new schedule for Wednesdays – all seven classes will meet that day. Visit the Updated In-Person Learning page to learn more: Updated In-Person Learning Schedule
Reminders
  • Report Cards – 3rd quarter reports will be available through onCampus Thursday, April 1st at 3:00 pm.
  • School and school offices will be closed on Friday, April 2 through Friday, April 9. School will resume on Monday, April 12, 2021.
From the Guidance Office
Aspire testing for middle school students in grades 6, 7, and 8 is scheduled for the mornings of Wednesday, April 14, and Thursday, April 15. Students will need no. 2 pencils with erasers for the tests. No make-up testing is available.

Wireless Network Upgrade
The CPS wireless network will be upgraded during Easter Break. Students should notify Mrs. Trapani if their school-issued Chromebooks or personal devices have difficulty reconnecting to the student wireless network when they return to school after the break.
Weekly Chapel
Holy Week Chapel for Wednesday, March 31, 2021.
NewThing Church Holy Week Services
NewThing Holy Week Worship Services – Worship In-Person or Online (NewThing.live)
  • Maundy Thursday – April 1 at 6:30 pm
  • Good Friday – April 2 at 6:30 pm
  • Easter Sunday – April 4 at 10:00 am

An Easter Blessing From Pastor Couser
Virtual Bid for Kids Gala
The link for the Virtual Bid for Kids Gala is now live:

Concordia Prep’s annual signature event will be held virtually this spring on Friday, April 16, 2021. The theme this year is Food for Thought – A New CPS Cafeteria. The special appeal will raise money to complete the renovations to the school cafeteria and kitchen and enable CPS to start a hot lunch program.

We've extended our Restaurant Week!!! Please send in a gift certificate from your favorite restaurant (any denomination!) to school by Monday, April 12 – Attention Gloria Murphy.
 
Sponsorships and virtual program advertisements are also available. You may download the sponsorship form and return it to the Director of Advancement, Mrs. Gloria Murphy: 2021 Sponsorship Form

Please contact Director of Advancement Mrs. Gloria Murphy with any questions: gloriamurphy@concordiaprepschool.org.
May 6 - 8, 2021 – CPS Theatre Department Presents The Sound of Music
The performances will be held outdoors with COVID protocols in place. Ticket sales are now open. Visit the CPS website for all details:

  • Thursday, May 6 - 5:00 pm
  • Friday, May 7 - 11:00 am
  • Saturday, May 8 - 11:00 am AND 5:00 pm (two performances)
Attention Senior Parents
The After Prom committee is selling 2' x 4' Senior Banners as a fundraiser for the after prom. The banners cost $45 each and can be customized for your senior. 

Order your 2' x 4' Seniors Banner TODAY (View a copy of the sample banner).

How: email your order to shannonreynoldscpsmom@gmail.com

Please include your senior's name and customizable 46 letters (that will include spaces and letters) and check number that has been sent to the school attn: Ms.Gloria Murphy. In the memo of the check please add the Senior banner. (You may send the check in to school with your student).

We can’t order your banner until we receive your payment of $45.00. The deadline to order is Friday, April 2, 2021. Your student may bring in the order form to the front office tomorrow.

Questions: please email sreynoldscpsmom@gmail.com

Class of 2021 Flying into After Prom Fundraiser 
Please help support the senior class post-prom event by sending a flock of flamingos to your friends, family, neighbor, or anyone else. For $25 you can have flamingos show up on the lawn for 24 hours. They will then take off to another location. There will be a tag on a flamingo if the owner of the house that they show up at would like to send the flock to another location as well. 

Orders can be emailed to cindyhpt@gmail.com. Download an order form here: After Prom Fundraiser Order Form

Payments can be in the form of a check payable to Concordia Prep School and must be noted in the memo section 2021 Post prom fundraiser. You may also use a Venmo payment to Cindy-Hoerl and write flamingos in the note section. Thank you for supporting the Class of 2021 and helping them have a memorable send-off to college. Any questions can be directed to Cindy Hoerl (cindyhpt@gmail.com) or Meredith Hieber (m3hieber@gmail.com).
2020-21 School Year

Thursday, April 1: Report Cards posted on OnCampus

Friday, April 2: Good Friday, School Closed

Monday, April 5 - Friday, April 9: School Closed for Easter Break

Monday, April 12: School Resumes

Wednesday, April 14: Aspire Testing for Middle Schoo, Bid for Kids Silent Auction opens at 6:00 pm

Thursday, April 15: Aspire Testing for Middle School

Friday, April 16: Bid for Kids Auction

Wednesday, April 21: New Family Welcome Night, 5:30 - 7:00 pm

Thursday, May 6: Sound of Music at 5:00 pm

Friday, May 7: School Closed for Student - Faculty Professional Development, Sound of Music at 11:00 am

Saturday, May 8: Sound of Music at 11:00 am and 5:00 pm

Wednesday, May 19 - Friday, May 21: Senior Exams

Saturday, May 29: Class of 2021 Graduation at 9:00 am

Monday, June 7 - Thursday, June 10: Final Exams, noon dismissal

Friday, June 11: Saints Golf Tournament