2022-2023 | Issue 6 | Sept 8

Are You Ready?

2022 DCS Retreat Parent Information 

The all-High School Retreat is back! The 2022 retreat will take place on September 19-21 at Woodlands Camp in Cleveland, GA. 


Required forms due Monday, September 12. Please turn into the school office. 

Medical Release Form

Required for all students.

Medical Authorization Form

Only for prescription meds.

The Talent Show @ Retreat


Students are invited to participate in the talent show on Tuesday night at Retreat. Whether you sing, dance, play an instrument, act, or do comedy, share you talents on this fun-filled night! 


  • performances can be individual or group
  • we will not hold auditions, but all acts must be approved
  • there will. be scheduled times for rehearsals
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes!
  • space for up to 10 acts. 


Return forms to Mr. Lightner by Wednesday, September 14. 

Talent Show Proposal

October Lunch Portal Now Open


The lunch portal for the month of OCTOBER is open!  Please keep in mind the following dates:


  • October 14 - ½ day (no lunch)
  • October 17-18 - P/T Conferences (no school)
  • Tuesday and Friday - Senior Lunch


Please note that Sunday, September 18, is a hard deadline.

September 15, 8:30-9:15 AM @ Daily Grind


Join us at the Daily Grind on Thursday, September 15, for prayer. It's a great way to connect and come together to lift up our children, teachers, staff, and administration in prayer, and to be an encouragement and support to our school.

You are invited to our weekly chapel!


Each Wednesday morning at 9:40 we gather for a chapel service. Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend our chapel services.

September 14

Jay Watts, founder of Merely Human Ministries

Picture Day, Monday, September 12


Lifetouch Photography will be on campus to take your child's annual picture for the yearbook. Students will be allowed to wear the following for Picture day:

 

OPTION #1: Nice collared shirt (or blouse) and jeans; no t-shirts.

 

OPTION #2: Girls: nice blouses; Boys: dress pants, collared shirt, tie. Note for girls: Shoulders must be covered and arm holes must be tight fitting; no skirts or dresses (a school uniform skirt would be acceptable)



OPTION #3: School uniform.

 

ORDER PICTURES www.mylifetouch.com with ID: EVTS93CTW

Service Hours Opportunities


Due West Elementary PTA Fun Fest

Friday, September 9 | various time slots available


Due West PTA is looking for student volunteers for this year's Fun Fest! Please review the available time slots and sign up. Each volunteer will be given a signed volunteer hours slip.


More information & sign up

Marzi Amirizadeh Fundraiser Volunteers Needed

Sunday, September 18


Marzi is an Iranian Christian who was imprisoned in Iran in 2009 for her Christian beliefs. She has written two books, "Captive in Iran" and "A Love Journey with God".


Marzi is running for GA House seat in District 67. She will be hosting an event with about 70 people where she will be a speaker and provide a light lunch on September 18th. Service hours could be accrued by helping with food prep / set up / serving and then help with clean up for this event.  


For more information and to get involved, contact Tracey Cook (tracey.cook1234@gmail.com or 470-449-3241).

Service hours are required for each high school student. DCS students must have completed 10 hours of volunteer service work for each year they are students at Dominion from the date of high school enrollment.

 

Freshmen: 40 hours

Sophomores: 40 hours (or 10 hrs for each year enrolled in HS)

Juniors & Seniors: 30 hours (or 10 hrs for each year enrolled in HS)

FOOTBALL


Sep 9: @ Johnson Ferry

Sep 16: v. Monsignor Donovan

Sep 23: @ Unity Christian

Sep 30: BYE


VARSITY & JV VOLLEYBALL


Sep 8: v. Holy Spirit

Sep 13: @ Atlanta Girls

Sep 15: v. Fulton Science

Sep 17: @ Providence Tournament

Sep 22: v. Cristo Rey "Senior Night"

CROSS COUNTRY


Sep 10: The Dominion Dash

Sep 15: @ Oak Mountain (MS)

Sep 20: @ Rockmart (MS)

Sep 24: @ Wing Foot Classic (HS)

Oct 4: @ Rockmart Invite


MS VOLLEYBALL


Sep 8: v. Midway Covenant

Sep 13: v. King's Academy

Sep 15: v. Fulton Science

Sep 22: v. Cornerstone Prep

Save the Date -- Dominion's 20th Annual Golf Tournament
Tuesday, October 11
8:00 Registration | 9:00 Shotgun Start

Please join Dominion Christian School on Tuesday, October 11th, at Cobblestone Golf Course in Acworth, GA for our annual golf fundraising event.
More Information & Registration

Ever want to say thank you or brighten a teacher's day? ANYONE can gift a teacher or staff member with lunch from Daily Grind through the teacher's lunch box program. 


Teacher's Lunch Box • Improving education one lunch at a time (teacherslunchbox.org)


It is a great way to recognize someone who needs a pick-me-up, celebrate a birthday, or send a thank you.

SAVE THE DATE

Sep 12: School Picture Day

Sep 14: HS Choir FT - Singfest @ GSU

Sep 15: Mom's Prayer @ Daily Grind, 8:30 AM

Sep 19-21: High School Retreat @ Woodland Camp

Sep 26-30: Fall Break (no school)

Oct 3-7: Rally! Week

Oct 13-15: HS Rangers Kayaking in Florida

Oct 14: Last day of semester, ½ day

Oct 17-18: P/T Conferences, no classes

QUICK LINKS

Spirit Wear Portal


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MS Book List


HS Book List


MS Supply List

HS Supply List


2022-2023 Calendar


Service Hours Submission


COVID-19 FAQ/Policy


Inclement Weather Policy

Lunches & Food Delivery Policy


Transportation & Rideshare Policy


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