CHRIST THE KING SCHOOL NEWS NOTES
September 22, 2015
EARLY DISMISSAL, STUDENT-LED CONFERENCES, FALL BREAK...
Fall Conferences will be held Monday & Tuesday, October 12 & 13. Sign-ups will be offered soon. Middle school students are expected to attend and lead their conferences.
Fall break will be Thursday & Friday, October 15 &16. School will also not be in session October 19th, when teachers will be attending the Diocesan in-service.
LET FREEDOM RING...
BEGINNING GUITAR ENSEMBLE
The beginning guitar ensemble is open to any interested students in middle school--no experience necessary. Meeting times will be Mondays and
Wednesdays after school from 3:40-4:40 p.m. A limited number of instruments are
available for rental through the school.
For additional information please email Greg Jackson at email@example.com.
FINAL DAY FOR INNISBROOK WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH!
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:
· 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
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
BIRTHRIGHT'S ANNUAL BID & BUY
Saturday, November 7
Tickets - $75 each
Dinner, open bar, music & dancing...enjoy live and silent auctions...
LCH 5th -8th GRADE BASKETBALL TRYOUTS
You must attend one tryout to be considered for the team
6th Grade Coach Taylor Botkin Asst Bryan Woomer
Thursday September 24th 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Alumni Gym
Saturday September 26th 9:00-10:00 a.m. Alumni Gym
Monday September 28th 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Alumni Gym
7th Grade Coach Brendon Woody Asst Jorge Lancho
Thursday September 24th 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Bueter Gym
Saturday September 26th 11 a.m.-noon in Alumni Gym
Monday September 28th 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Bueter Gym
8th Grade Coach Trey Griffin Asst Brendon Woody
Thursday September 24 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Bueter Gym
Saturday September 26th 10:00-11:00 a.m. in Alumni Gym
Tuesday September 29th 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Bueter Gym
5th Grade Coach Darin Holland
Tuesday September 29th 7:30-8:30 p.m. in Alumni gym
Second Tryout TBA
LC Parent Information Coffee: Thursday, October 8th, from 8:00-9:00 a.m. in the High Marks Center. All 6th, 7th, and 8th grade parents are invited!
White, Greer, and Maggard Future Knight Tailgating Party: Hosted by LCHS Athletic Department: October 9th from 6-7:15 p.m., prior to home football game vs. Western Hills. All middle school students (5th-8th grade) are invited to attend! There will be music, games, free food, t-shirts, face painting, etc. Every middle school student in attendance will receive a “Future Knight” bracelet, which allows them free entry to all regular season Lexington Catholic Athletic events.
Alumni Tailgate: Friday, October 9th, 6-7:30 p.m., at the President's House backyard.
Join us for food, beverages and a great time connecting with good friends before our Knights play Western Hills! You can pick up your free game admission at the tailgate! If it rains, we will be in the cafeteria.
Open House: Wednesday, October 28th, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Join us and see everything Lexington Catholic has to offer your student! Information sessions for the following programs will be held throughout the evening.
Fine Arts Workshop: Wednesday, October 28th, 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. The workshop is for 7th and 8th grade students, and will be held immediately before Open House.
Partner School Visits: October 21st & 22nd
Freshman Placement Exam: November 7th, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Athletics: To stay up-to-date on LCHS Middle School Athletic News please check out: http://www.lexingtoncatholic.com/msnews.html
LCHS Prep Football Youth League Teams: Please see flyer. 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 p.m. 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 p.m. 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 at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Assistant Coach Leslie Hinkle at 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. If you have any questions please contact Coach Brandon Salsman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAVE THE DATES
September 24 - PTO General Meeting 6:30 p.m. Hehman Hall
September 25 - Diocesan Middle School Dance - CKS -7:00-9:00 p.m.
October 2 & 3 - King's Closet Consignment Sale
October 2 - All School Mass 8:00 a.m. & Pet Blessing 9:00 a.m.
October 6 - Data Day - 1:15 p.m. dismissal
October 12 & 13 Fall Conferences
October 15 & 16 Fall Break
October 19 - No School Diocesan Inservice