Columbus Christian School News

September 8, 2017

Note from Mrs. Donnell

We began our new pickup procedure for the K-6th grade students this week. It has gone marvelously and we have only had to make a couple of adjustments. The CCS staff thanks you for your patience with this change. Change is always hard, but like God’s love, it never goes away.


Grandparents’ Day was a huge success! The PTF did a marvelous job hosting the event and preparing all of the food, activities and set-up. The ECCC Elders assisted in setup and CCS Jr/Sr High students and our custodians made quick work of the clean-up! Huge thank you’s go out to all who participated, cooked, set up, cleaned up, planned and attended. God was truly blessed today from CCS students, staff and families.


Tomorrow, Saturday, September 9th is our Drive 4UR School event at Renner Ford. Please take the time to go and test drive a new Ford vehicle and help CCS earn money for our school. Each test drive will benefit CCS with $20.00. No other way is as easy as this to help CCS raise money.


God continues to bless me each and everyday at CCS. You will hear me say, over and over again, that God knew what I needed and met my need by sending me to CCS. Thank you all for your continued prayers and support.


In Christ’s Love,

Mrs. Donnell

Drive4URSchool

Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 9 for Drive 4 UR School at Renner Ford.

Raise funds for CCS with Ford.

It's so simple.

For every valid test drive taken with a CCS volunteer in a Ford vehicle, Ford will donate $20 to CCS up to $6,000. The goal is to raise the maximum donation of $6,000 at this Drive 4 UR School event. There is absolutely NO sales pressure, you will take a test drive with a CCS volunteer. Watch for more details to come. https://forddrive4ur.com/
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Elementary Chapel

Mr. Wildey displayed his own piggy bank and explained that a little spare change will pay for a vacation- a little bit at a time, day by day. The Bible says to be careful about hoarding our money on earthly things. We should be storing up our treasures in Heaven. Day by day, as you do things to be a servant to others, it adds up. Store them up so one day in Heaven, while meeting Jesus face to face you'll hear, "Well done my good and faithful servant." What can YOU do today for someone around you to store up a treasure?

Junior & Senior High Chapel

Mr. Wildey gave a very powerful lesson on Matthew 7:13-23. Are you a false prophet or do you speak truth into others? We make church like a country club religion, coming to get filled and then go out to do our own things. Our goal should not be to look like the world but to look like Jesus Christ. We should compare ourselves not to others but to scripture.

What is PTF?

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PTF quarterly meeting: Thursday, September 14, 3:30

PTF is hosting a "Meet the Principal" after school event. This is your chance to get to know Mrs. Donnell and ask her or the PTF leadership any questions you may have about school events, ideas for student enrichment, participation, etc. Partner with us to create a rich environment for our students to grow academically and spiritually!


Childcare provided! Some of our senior students will be here to entertain your children with activities so you can attend the meeting! They will be taking donations to earn money for their senior trip. Any amount is appreciated!


Snack provided by Frigo Cheese Heads!

Meeting will be held on the stage in the gymnasium.

PTF quarterly meeting snack provided by Frigo Cheese Heads

Cheese Sticks and coupons from Frigo will be available at the meeting for free! Thank you, Frigo Cheese Heads!

Grandparents t-shirts

PTF has a few more Grandparents t-shirts available. Cost is $7.

Email: ptf@columbus-christian.org to get one. Available in red & blue. Sizes: M, L, XL, 2XL

Set Builders Needed!

The Drama department is in need of Set Builders for the fall play. Are you handy with building things? Please contact Mrs. Maurey at mmaurey@columbus-christian.org or call the school office for more information.

Help Encourage A Student To Do Their Best!

If interested, contact the following:

Elementary: Speak to the teacher of the grade you could help.

Jr. High and High School: Contact Mr. Buterbaugh at bbuterbaugh@columbus-christian.org. (We will have a meeting the beginning of September for all mentors.)

CRUSADERS ATHLETIC NEWS

Upcoming Events -


  • Come to Renner Ford on Saturday, September 9 to test drive a Ford vehicle and raise money for Columbus Christian School.


  • Come work at the "Red Bull" Air Race on Saturday, October 14 and Sunday, October 15. Your help keeps our Athletic Program running!
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Pumpkin & Mum Orders Due Monday, September 11

Order your pumpkins & mums: Order Form Here.

The Athletic Dept. is sponsoring the sale of locally grown potted chrysanthemums and fall pumpkins. Mums are available in five different color choices for $5.50.

Pumpkins are $4.00 - small, $5.00 - medium, and $6.00 - large.


Pick up date is Saturday, September 23rd from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at CCS.

All orders must be turned in to the school office by Monday, September 11th.


The student that sells the most will receive $25.00!

Thank you ECCC Early Bird Volunteers!

Happy Grandparents Day!

Grandparents' Day Chapel

Mr. Wildey spoke on Romans 5:12-18 about the importance of leaving a legacy to your children and grandchildren. Whether you are acting positively or negatively, you are leaving that legacy to all the eyes who are watching you.
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Alma Mater Lyrics for CCS Choir

Click here for the lyrics to our school's Alma Mater song.

How to logon to Google Account At Home

Follow this link: How to logon to Google for instructions on how to access your child's account at home.

ParentsWeb - RenWeb School Management Software

Want to get more involved in your child’s academic progress and future success – all via the Internet! See your child’s grades, attendance, homework and conduct, as well as other useful school information. You can also communicate with teachers and other school staff online whenever necessary. All you need is an Internet-capable computer. For more information on how to access RenWeb, click here: Parent Login Instructions

CCS would like to go paperless with the lunch ordering forms. Would you consider trying the online ordering system and letting the office know if you like it or not. You can still pay for lunches in the office (and save money as the online ordering system does have a fee). Give it a try and let your voice be heard!

  1. Go to: https://www.ezschoolapps.com/
  2. Order your child's lunch.
  3. Email: info@columbus-christian.org and let them know about your experience.

Athletic Schedules

Volleyball and Soccer Schedules

List of Teacher's Favorites

Updated with Support Staff's Favorites!

Save the Date!

Drive 4UR School

Friday, September 9

at Renner Ford


2 Hour Delay

Tuesday, September 12

Jr & Sr High begins: 10:00

Elementary begins: 10:15


PTF quarterly mtg.

Thursday, September 14 - 3:30

Everyone welcome to attend!


Picture Day

Tuesday, September 19

LOST & FOUND

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