CPS Weekly Update
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Weekly Update: Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Freshman Emily Chamish Selected to Junior All-State Orchestra
Congratulations to Freshman String Bassist Emily Chamish who won a position with the 2019 Maryland Junior All-State Orchestra after a very competitive audition process. Students in state ensembles are considered the best student musicians in Maryland.
CPS Sports
Congratulations to Concordia Prep's MIAA All-Conference selections. They were honored during Chapel today.
Varsity Soccer
MIAA "B" Conference Soccer: Connor Wright, Andrew Schnaack, Carlos Ventura, Jack Koppenhaver, and Reuben Devaney.
Varsity Football
MIAA "C" Conference Football: Jhy'mir Pearson, Cameron Weng, Nimrod Westcott, and Deonte Ferguson. Not pictured: Charlie Byers, Colin Glenn, and Jarren Terry.
Upcoming Games:
  • Wednesday, November 28: MSBB (A) Playday at McDonogh at 3:30 pm, MSBB (B) Playday at Loyola at 3:30 pm.
  • Thursday, November 29: MSGB A/B at Garrison Forest at 3:45 pm and 4:45 pm
  • Friday, November 30: JVBB at Mt Airy Christian at 4 pm, VGB at Mercy at 5 pm, VBB at Gilman Invitational (Includes Saturday, Dec 1).
  • Monday, December 3: VGB vs. Rosedale Baptist at home at 5 pm. JVBB at Southern MD Christian at 5 pm and VBB at 6:30 pm.

PTL Meeting: Monday, December 3 at 6:30 pm
The monthly PTL meeting will be held on Monday, December 3 at 6:30 pm in the Media Center. All are welcome.
Fine Arts Festival
The Concordia Preparatory Fine Arts Department will present an evening of music, art, and drama to celebrate the Christmas season. Please join us on Tuesday, December 11 at 7 pm in the Lutheran Activities Center to view an exhibit by our student artists, listen to performances by our Upper and Middle School bands and choirs, and watch dramatic interpretations of Scripture presented by our student actors. Celebrate the birth of the Savior with us!

Annual Cookie Walk to Benefit the Music Program
 Mark your calendars for the cookie walk on Thursday, December 6 and Friday, December 7 in the cafeteria, after school until 5 pm. You may purchase a small tin for $5, medium tin for $10, and large tin for $15 and fill your tin with cookies baked by the Music Department families.

Poinsettia Sale to Benefit the Music Department
Help decorate the CPS Fine Arts Festival on Tuesday, December 11 by purchasing a poinsettia or wreath! Poinsettias are $6 each and wreaths are $20. See any band or choir member, Ms. Staehr, or Mr. Mercer to place your order. After the Festival, you can bring the plant home with you.

Mid Term is Friday, November 30
Second Quarter Mid Term is on Friday, November 30th. Please check your child's progress through onCampus. You will see the course grades under Progress. If you have any questions about their grades, please contact your student's teachers.

Reminder from The Guidance Office
Class of 2019:  If you have a college application deadline before January 7, 2019, Mrs. Grill needs your information no later than December 3, as the guidance office will be on vacation throughout the holidays. Remember, the guidance office needs three weeks to process all college admission materials.

Upper School Exams - December 17-20 
All Upper School students, as well as Middle School students who take Upper School level World Language and Geometry classes, will complete Semester One Exams beginning Monday, December 17 through Thursday, December 20. Please review the schedule here, which includes instruction and inclement weather directions. Specific locations will be posted each morning across from the Main Office. Students should check each day. There is a Noon Dismissal each day. Lunches are not sold on Noon Dismissal days and there is no EDP during exam week. Christmas Break begins at 12:00 pm on December 20, 2018 , and school resumes on Thursday, January 3, 2019.

2019 Yearbooks
2019 Yearbooks are on sale. Go to www.jostensyearbooks.com to order yours today!
2018-19 School Year

Monday, December 3: PTL Meeting at 6:30 pm

Tuesday, December 11: Middle and Upper School Fine Arts Festival at 7 pm

Friday, December 14: Christmas Chapel

Monday, December 17 - Thursday, December 20: Exams, Noon Dismissal-- no lunch and no EDP.

Friday, December 21 - Wednesday, January 2 : School Closed for Christmas Break

Thursday, January 3: Classes Resume

Monday, January 7: PTL Meeting at 6:30 pm

Friday, January 11: End of Second Quarter

Monday, January 14: School Closed: Faculty Professional Development

Friday, January 18: Report Cards Issued

Monday, January 21: School Closed-Martin Luther King Holiday

Monday, February 4: PTL Meeting at 6:30 pm.

Thursday, February 14: Mid-Term

Friday, February 15: School Closed, Presidents' Day Break

Monday, February 18: School Closed, Presidents' Day

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
Go to www.giantfood.com and sign into your account. You can register to support Concordia Prep