February 18-28: Re-Enrollment
March 2: Monday - Open Enrollment Begins
March 13: Friday - End of Second Semester
March 20: Friday - Record Day (No School)
March 20: Friday - OPEN HOUSE (PS, Pre-K and K)

(Click this 2019-2020 link for more details)
REGISTRATION!

This year we opened Re-enrollment (current families) for next year early, beginning, Tuesday, February 18th. If you haven't yet registered, and you would like to receive a $75 discount off the $500 registration fee, be sure to register by February 28th. Stop by the office any time between now and then. Service hour credit will also be applied. Open enrollment will begin March 2.
AUCTION!
 
Theme:   "Knight At The Carnival"
Date:   Saturday, April 4th, starting at 4:00 p.m.
Location:   The Rock Church in Monroe
Caterer:   Famous Dave's

Did you see the "save the date" poster? Aren't they beautiful? Thank you, Melina and Pablo Guerrero, for designing it. Watch for your auction invitation soon! Receiving your RSVP as soon as possible helps us greatly with auction planning.

Have you brought in your procured donation/s yet? Need ideas? Here's a list to get your creative juices flowing:   Donation Ideas. No time to shop? We can use gift cards for $20, $25 and $50. Please bring donated items to the school as soon as you can! If you are unable bring them to the school for any reason, please email a description and value of your item to secretary@monroechristian.org so it can be included in the catalog.

Please remember to follow up with businesses that you have visited regarding auction donations if they did not donate at the time of your initial visit.   Also bring donations in to the school office as soon as you have them along with the filled out procurement form. 

Also, we need 20 desserts for the Dessert Dash portion of the auction. If you would like to donate a dessert (it can be homemade, procured, or purchased), please contact Becky Werkhoven at 360-794-8200 or  becky.werkhoven@monroechristian.org
STANDARDIZED TESTING

Standardized Testing has been an important part of assessing the yearly progress of our students in 2nd-8th grade. The testing is also another way of verifying the validity of our curriculum. Please mark your calendar, the Iowa Assessments test is the week of April 6-9, 2020. 
POPCORN DAY

This Wednesday, February 26th is Popcorn Day! If you would like to pay in full for the remainder of the school year , p lease bring in-full payments to the office. Individual payments can go directly to the teacher. Please note, any missed days will not be refunded.
 
7 popcorn only = $3.50
7 popcorn + juice = $7.00
 
The scheduled pizza, popcorn and Yoforit dates can be found on this downloadable TAPP calendar. If you would like to be part of TAPP or would like to volunteer for any of these events, please sign-up to this link  
OPEN HOUSE FOR PRESCHOOL/PRE-K & KINDERGARTEN

Open house for the Preschool/PreK and Kindergarten is scheduled for Friday, March 20th from 9 am - 12 pm and 6 – 7 pm. Invite your family and friends! Invitation cards are available at the office, if you know of anyone who is interested.  This is a great opportunity for prospective and current families to visit.
COMMUNITY CLASSES

Are you interested in learning about Therapist Strategies that Support Relationships? If so, this may be something for you. Check it out and register. Class begins Tuesday, March 10th and will be facilitated by Annie Redd. Click here for more details.

How about Love and Logic? Dr. Charles Fay is offering a Day of Love and Logic for both educators and parents on Thursday, April 30th, from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Click here for more details.
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