CHRIST THE KING SCHOOL NEWS NOTES
September 1, 2015
AND THEY'RE OFF!
USED UNIFORM SALE & ELEMENTARY BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT
Elementary Back-to-School Night is for parents only of students in grades 1-5. The evening will begin at 6:30 p.m. in Hehman Hall, before moving to homerooms.
CHANGE IN DISMISSAL FOR OKTOBERFEST WEEK
WHO CAN'T USE $25,000 IN CASH??!!
CKS Dads' Club - Fantasy Football League
Show your knowledge, win prizes, help our school
All fathers are encouraged to join the Christ the King School Dads' Club Fantasy Football League. This is an excellent opportunity to connect with other fathers, enjoy the NFL season and win great prizes - all while helping Christ the King School.
The Fantasy Draft will be held Sunday, September 6, from 5-8 p.m. at Beerworks (213 N. Limestone). The goal is to have as many 10-player leagues as possible. It is $50 to enter a team. Half the proceeds will go to a project to get new outdoor basketball goals at Christ the King. The remaining half will go to the three top winners in each league: 1st place - $125 in cash or tab at Beerworks; 2nd - $75 in cash or tab at Beerworks; 3rd - $50 in cash or tab at Beerworks.
In the event you cannot be there in person, you're still welcome to play as you will be able to draft remotely! We plan to use ESPN Fantasy Football as our platform.
To sign or if questions, please contact Brant Welch at Brant.Welch@gmail.com. Thanks to all those who have already signed up!
ABLE Youth Service Organization
What is Able Youth?
ABLE Youth is a non-profit service organization, specialized for kids ages 10 and up. It is a branch of ABLE Missions, Inc. The service projects that the youth participate in are geared to their ability, so they are able to help. Things such as playing games with the elderly or making sandwiches for the homeless are things that ABLE Youth does. We hope you will join us!
How to join ABLE Youth?
To join ABLE Youth, please fill out the registration form available at http://ctkschool.net/cks/parents/newsnotes under Service Opportunities, and submit a $15.00 yearly registration fee. The yearly calendar will run from September 1st of each year. Your new membership will last until September 1st of 2016.
Please mail or turn in paper work to :
Rachel Scanlon - Adult Chairperson for ABLE Youth, 607 Brookgreen Lane, Lexington, KY 40509.
Or, send in an envelope to the CKS office, Attn: Rachel Scanlon
Your membership includes email updates about events, a t-shirt, and ABLE Youth meetings.
Tentative Schedule of Upcoming Events:
· September 13- Oktoberfest clean up
· October 23- Volunteer at ABLE’s Halloween Party Fundraiser (TABLES for ABLE)
· November- Military Missions
· December- Catholic Action Center Christmas Store
· January- Game day at Arnett Pritchett Place nursing home
· February- Bake Sale to help fundraise for the 8th grade Jamaica Mission trip in June
· March – TBA
· April- Seedleaf
Questions?: Please contact Rachel Scanlon at (859)536-7463 or firstname.lastname@example.org
CATCH SOME FOOTBALL ACTION!
CATECHESIS FOR CHILDREN
FRIDAY NIGHT CATECHESIS
$20 Per Family
Activities, Movie, Pizza, & Popcorn
October 16, November 13, December 11, January 29, February 12, March 18, April 18 & May 6
JUMP ROPE TEAM
Who: CCD, CKS, CLOW, All Parish Children – Grades 1-8
When: Thursdays, 4:15-5:15 p.m ., beginning Thursday, September 24
Where: Christ the King Gym
Cost: $25.00 per child (includes jump rope and t-shirt)
Registration form: www.cathedralctk.org or CKS school office
Return form and fee to:
Christ the King School
412 Cochran Road
Lexington, KY 40502
• Drama Production: Skin of our Teeth on September 16th, 18th, and 19th
• Hoagie Day: Saturday, September 19th
• LCHS Prep Football Youth League Teams – Interested in helping coach? Please contact Mark Perry at email@example.com
• Parents of 7th and 8th grade students: The LCHS Bowling Team invites you to our open practices each Thursday, beginning August 20th, from 3:30-5:30 at the Southland Bowling Lanes. Cost is $1.75 per game and bowling shoe rental is included. Tryouts for the 2015-2016 season will be held on October 1st at 3:30 at Southland Bowling Lanes.
If you are looking for something to get involved in that is fun, competitive and has the potential of college scholarships, please give the Bowling Team a try. For more information please contact Head Coach Jim Dunn (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Assistant Coach Leslie Hinkle (email@example.com).
• LCHS Middle School Basketball: We will form teams for the following grades: 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th
All 4 teams will have their own schedule and will play in Lexington and around the area. Teams will practice 2 to 3 times per week till the season starts and then play 2 or 3 games a week. The season will run from October to February.
The coaches for the teams are members of the Lexington Catholic basketball staff. They have expansive knowledge of how the high school team runs its program. Most of Lexington Catholics High School basketball team’s players have come from the middle school team. There will be cuts for each team and there is no guarantee of playing time. Please see http://ctkschool.net/cks/parents/newsnotes under LCHS.
If you have any questions please contact Coach Brandon Salsman: firstname.lastname@example.org
SAVE THE DATES
September 7 - Labor Day - No School
September 8 - 8th Grade Parent Meeting - Confirmation & DC trip 6:00 p.m. Hehman Hall
September 10 - Virtus training 6:30-8:30 p.m. School Library
September 11 & 12 - Oktoberfest
September 14 - Jeans Day
September 15- Picture Day grades 4-8
September 17 - Picture Day grades Pre K3-3
September 22 - 2nd grade First Reconciliation Parent Meeting
September 24 - PTO General Meeting 6:30 p.m. Hehman Hall