December 3rd, 2017 Newsletter
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Administration Corner
As we approach the end of another calendar year, let us review what God has done. In the last three years, K-12 enrollment has increased by approximately 50% ....

My prayer for you is that God will fill you with the joy that only comes from knowing him. May God bless you this Christmas season and keep you safe as you travel....

The final phase of a classical education, the “Rhetoric Stage,” builds on the first two stages of grammar and logic. By 9th grade, our high school students are learning to write and speak with force and originality ....

Important information you need to know...
Calendar Dates

Please take a look at the calendar for this months activities, important athletic dates, and events. Please pay attention as the Christmas Break dates have changed.

Lunch Ordering

Lunch ordering will open for January orders on December 10th and will close December 14th at midnight. 

Box Tops for Education

November totals are being counted.
Deadline for Turn In: Thursday, December 15th!
Remind App

What is Remind and why is it safe?

Land's End

Don't know what uniform pieces to order? Create an account for your student with our school number 900053505 and it will list your options!


Amazon Smile

Learn about how you can help SCCS out with shopping through Amazon Smile.

Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday at  smile.amazon.com/ch/56-2147523  and Amazon donates to Sandhills Classical Christian School Inc.

T.R.I.P

What is T.R.I.P? It is a Tuition Reduction Incentive Program...

North Carolina Reading Association

SCCS  participated in the North Carolina Reading Association yearly writing contest for students in K-12 grades. So far we have 3 winners and more to come.....

Rhetoric Information Meetings

Monday January 8th at 6:30 Penn Ave Campus

If you are wondering about what you need to know to have your Rhetoric child ready for 2018-2019 school year, come to the informational meeting to find out all you need to know. Questions please email todd.zimmerman@sandhillsccs.org.
College Corner
Seniors

All Seniors should have at least one application of one of their choice of colleges filled out by the end of November. Over the Thanksgiving break is an ideal time to do this. Also, parents who will have seniors going to college next year should also start the FAFSA process. Please contact Mr. Zimmerman if you have questions.
College Visits

      College Name:  Appalachian Bible College
                         
  Date of Visit:  Monday, January 22 - during lunches
Parents' Association Corner
Parent Association Reps

Kristen Baker-PRESIDENT kjacob01@aol.com
Ashley Sims-VICE PRESIDENT  asims2006@aol.com
Maggie Barry-SECRETARY  mbarry@stockhambradford.com  
Ashley Matthews-TREASURER  ashley.matthews@sandhillsccs.org
Project Santa

Project Santa was a huge success!!! SCCS donated approximately 40 bikes to Mr. Earl. He was so appreciative of your generous giving. Way to be apart of such an amazing cause!!! Thank you all for giving. 
Downtown Southern Pines Christmas Parade

The Christmas Season has officially begun. Saturday, December 2- SCCS Violin club participated in the Southern Pines Christmas Parade. Even in the rain Veronica Hill and team pulled off an amazing float and good time had by all. Thanks Veronica for all you did - we could not have done it without you! Way to show our School Spirit!!!  

PA Meeting

The last PA meeting for 2017 is December 8 at 8:30 at the Pennsylvania campus in the multipurpose room. Come and learn about how you can be apart of all that is happening at our school. Also join us at this meeting for a farewell to Dr. Marshall. Let’s show him our appreciation for all he has done for us and the school. Thank you Dr. Marshall.  

Red Bowl Fundraiser

The top sellers are!!

Events Corner
Ground Breaking Ceremony

Ground Breaking was a success! We had a great turn out to commemorate this amazing step into the future! Thank you to all that helped with this event!! 

Christmas Shopping Night Out

Theme: Christmas Show and Tell        
When: Friday, December 8, 2017 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Cost: $20 for first child and $10 for each additional sibling
Where: Penn. Ave. Campus Multipurpose Room
            387 West Pennsylvania Ave. Southern Pines
For: SCCS Preschool (3 years old) – 6 th grade

Please go into renweb and fill out the webform by December 6, 2017 for your child to attend
Festival of Trees

Don't forget to check out our Christmas tree at the 21st Annual Festival of Trees that supports the Sandhills Children's Center.

Festival of Trees
Our Tree, "A Night on the Town"
Festival of Trees
Go and check it out!
Preschool Corner
Preschool Christmas Program! 
 
Join us for an evening upon
The Polar Express!!!
Monday, December 11th at 6:30pm for the Christ Fellowship Campus
Tuesday, December 12th at 6:30pm for the Pinehurst Campus
Fun with math in Preschool

In the preschool classrooms, children are having fun learning math concepts. As teachers provide children with materials that allow them to count, sort, measure, build, and manipulate, the children expand their understanding of math....

Campus Life
Interact Club

This is Chase Gyles, Interact club president, presenting a $100 donation to the St. Anthony Church food pantry. John Rowell, church administrator, is accepting the donation. 

Grammar, Logic, and Rhetoric

Life with the students. Here are some pictures of what goes on at each campus.