Thu., Oct. 11, 2018

"Therefore encourage one another and build each other
up, just as in fact you are doing."
--1 Thessalonians 5:11, ILS theme verse for the 2018 2019 school year

Special Announcements
  • Remember to go to and create a profile. This is your one-stop shop for school information. It includes important updates between weekly Eagle Info and links to other information critical of students and families. Simply click on the Parent Login tab and follow the prompts. Once your request is approved, you will be good to go. Questions? Contact the school office or Lori St.Vincent, communications director.
Go Eagles!
The following students are participating in the Lutheran State Cross Country meet this weekend at Trinity Lutheran School in Bloomington, Illinois. Go Eagles!
Annabelle Rode
Sydney Jablonski
Maddie Cassidy
Anna Olsen
Caleb Gruel
Michael Junitz
Bryan Lester
Cody Rummel
Erik Olsen
Sean Heetland
Evan Roin
Employment Opportunities at Immanuel
Position: Bookkeeper
Provide full accounting support to both the Church and School. Ensure timely and accurate entries of deposits, recording of transactions in the General Ledger, People, and Headmaster software. Prepare timely check disbursements in accounts payable. Oversee and implement bi-monthly payroll schedules. Verify monthly accounts balance and close each month. Prepare documents suitable to report the organization’s financial position to School and Church leadership and maintain required files.
Qualifications: Minimum two years of college, focus on accounting, or five years of experience in accounting

Hours: Fewer than 40 hours per week.
Reply by: Please provide resume and completed Immanuel paperwork by Wed., Oct. 17.

Immanuel Lutheran Church and School is an equal employment opportunity employer; 
however, because we are a church body, we retain the right to give preference in hiring to persons who are members in good standing of a Lutheran Church Missouri Synod congregation.
Restaurant Night

Taco About it at Chipotle!
Tue., Oct. 16, 4-8 PM
2902 Kirk Rd., Aurora
Join us for fellowship and FUNdraising at Immanuel Night at Chipotle in Aurora! Enjoy a great dinner and visit with friends and family! Present or mention the flyer (click on the image at right) and Immanuel receives 33 percent of the proceeds from your purchase!
Mon., Nov. 12, all day! at Panera Bread Bakery-Cafe
2987 Kirk Rd., Aurora
Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and/or dinner at the Aurora Kirk Rd. Panera, and Immanuel earns on every purchase accompanied by this flyer . Each participant must present the flyer (either hard copy or electronic image on a Smartphone or tablet) to the cashier at the time of purchase for our group to get credit for the sale. We hope to see you there! 
Avast Ye! Literacy Night is Coming Soon!
Tue., Oct. 23, 6:30 PM in the gym
Immanuel is celebrating literacy with a pirate themed evening of fun reading, writing, and other learning activities. The evening is designed to be especially enjoyable and enriching for children ages 3 through 8, but everyone is invited to attend! Mark your calendar and RSVP here for this free evening of family fun!
New Monday Bible Studies
Mon., 9-10:30 AM and 7-8:30 PM
Pr. Weidler is leading two new adult Bible study groups that will begin meeting on Mondays at Immanuel on Oct. 21. This study group will be exploring the Book of Mark.
Calling All Veterans
Wed., Nov. 7, 2017, 8:50 AM
Veterans are invited to participate in Immanuel Lutheran School’s Veteran’s Day celebration chapel. Our goal is to have as many veterans in attendance as possible for this celebration in your honor. Please contact the church office to share name, rank, branch, and years of service. You are also invited to bring a hat, uniform, insignia, or memorabilia to display in the lobby. Bring items that morning or to the office during business hours.
Box Tops 4 Education
Thank you for clipping and bringing Box Tops for Education for Immanuel Lutheran School. A total of 5,249 Box Tops were collected for the October submission with a total value of $524.90. Since 2002, our school has received $17,805 from this program!
Operation Christmas Child
Immanuel's annual Operation Christmas Child Packing Party last year provided more than 600 gift boxes for needy children across the globe! To be part of this huge effort to share the love of Jesus, please donate the following items during the month indicated...or at any time! Financial donations are also much appreciated as mailing costs have risen to $9 per box. Thank you so much for helping to support this great ministry! Mark your calendar for this year's Packing Party at 3:30 PM on Fri., Nov. 9.
  • WOW items (puzzles, games, Legos; toys for all ages that fit into shoe boxes)

  • Free Will: any of the above prior to party date
Mass Choir Rehearsals Begin Nov. 4
Sundays in November at 1 PM in the Music Room
Make your personal preparation for our Savior’s birth even more special by helping others do the same. Be part of the mass choir that presents the annual Service of Lessons and Carols this year on Sat., Dec. 1. Join regular rehearsals on Thu., at 7 PM and/or Sun. afternoons at 1 PM. Questions? Contact Sharon Dalpini .
Shop and Share
ShopWithScrip ® for 2018 2019
Raise money for ILCS and save money on everyday purchases! Shop with Scrip allows families to do both while purchasing items such as gas, groceries, and clothing. Retailers offer a rebate percentage; 55 percent of this rebate goes to ILCS and 45 percent is refunded to purchasers at the end of the school year. Email Mike Riddell  with questions. The next order is due Mon., Oct. 22.

Visit  to see a list of retailers and use the enrollment code 96A591B555773 to sign up. Signing up for PrestoPay allows purchasers to receive gift cards immediately and with no need to write and drop off a check.

Click on the image above and designate Immanuel as your charity!
Immanuel School Committee
Please reach out to the School Committee via the school office or through the School Comments group in the Parent Login section at anytime with suggestions for improving Immanuel Lutheran School: Chairperson Judy Luetkens, Andrea Carroll, Larry Fass, Kendall Heetland, Sarah Murphy, and Erin Riddell.
Thu., Oct. 11 Scholastic Book Orders Due
JV Volleyball v St. Peter-Schaumburg 4:30 PM in the gym
GV Volleyball v St. Peter-Schaumburg 5:30 PM in the gym
Fri., Oct. 12 Fall Pep Rally wear spirit wear!
Sat., Oct. 13 State Cross Country Meet Trinity-Bloomington
Mon., Oct. 15 G2 Field Trip to Glenwood Park
Mon., Oct. 15 Preschool Chapel 8:50 AM and 12:45 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 JV Volleyball at Bethany-N 4:30 PM
Mon., Oct. 15 GV Volleyball at Bethany-N 5:30 PM
Tue., Oct. 16 Preschool Chapel 8:50 AM
Tue., Oct. 16 Immanuel Night at Chipotle 4-8 PM at Chipotle 2902 Kirk Rd., A.
Thu., Oct. 18 Sweets for Sudan Bake Sale 11:30-12:30 PM
Thu., Oct. 18 End of First Quarter
Fri., Oct. 19 No School, NID Teacher Conference
Sat., Oct. 20 National Cross Country Meet CUW-Mequon
Tue., Oct. 23 Literacy Night 6:30-7:30 PM in the gym
Fri., Nov. 9 Operation Christmas Child Packing Party 3:30 PM
Mon., Nov. 12 Immanuel Day at Panera all day at 2987 Kirk, Aurora
Tue., Nov. 13 Parenting Class: Selfish or Joyful? 8:45 AM in the Sanctuary
Wed., Nov. 14 Parenting Class: Selfish or Joyful? 6:30 PM in the Sanctuary
Outside Events of Interest to Families
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Immanuel's Mission
The Word of God is at the foundation of all we do.
We welcome and equip people to follow Christ and live authentic faith.
We are a family that demonstrates our faith in Christ
by the way we love, support, and grow together.

Developing Today’s Disciples 
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School 630 406 0157, 8-4 PM