School News

December 13, 2021

Memory Verse For December

For unto us a child is born unto us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Isaiah 9:6

Monday opening is the 20th and we will be going to lunch on Thursday, January 6th. You only have two weeks to say the memory verse.

Chapel - Wednesday, December 15, 2021

This Wednesday will be a dress rehearsal for the Christmas program tonight. Parents are invited to attend chapel. Starting January 5th we will go back to one chapel which will begin at 10:35 AM and they last about 20 minutesl.

Our chapel offerings for Second Quarter will be going to the Friendship Lutheran Mission in Kuna.

Extended Care Days Closed for Christmas Break

Extended Care will be closed on December 24, 27, and 31.

Students who attend will need a cold lunch. If you are not attending during Christmas break let us know and we will adjust your bill if you are in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade.

CASA- Community Drive - Last Week to bring in an item.

This year for Christmas we will be gathering items for CASA. They are accepting clothing, toys, hygiene products.

Each class will be collecting for a boy and girl their age. We will start collecting items on December 6th and will end on December 17th at 8:30 AM. The items will be delivered to CASA on the 17th. Please do not wrap the gifts.

PAWS Meeting

The PAWS/PTL meeting for this month has been canceled. We will see you on January 11th.

Pre-kindergarten Christmas Program - December 14 at 6:00 PM

All Pre-Kindergarten classes have prepared a Christmas program for their families and friends. We are inviting you to join us on Tuesday, December 14 at 6:00 PM in the Sanctuary at our church.

The program will last about 20 minutes and we need all students at the church by 5:45.

Please read your child's newsletter from their teacher so you will know where they are to meet at the church.

This is a special time for your child to shine.

Cold Weather

Your little angels will be going outside and enjoying the snow and winter weather here at ILS. Please make sure they have the appropriate clothing, winter coats, snow boots, winter hats, waterproof gloves or mittens, scarf or neck and face protection, and snow pants that are easy to put on.

Thank you,

Jennifer Schutte - Playground Aid.

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First, Third, and Fifth Grade Christmas Program

Our students in grades 1st, 3rd, and 5th have been working on sharing the message of Jesus' birth.

They will present the program on Wednesday, December 15 at 7:00 PM. We will be serving a potluck dinner provided by the staff at Immanuel from 5:30-6:30 in our parish hall. There is a donation box if you would like to donate.

All students will need to be at the church by 6:45, they have assigned areas they need to be at; check with your child's teacher to know that area.

This is one of our regular Advent services. Our Advents services are on the 8th and 15th and various groups host a dinner before the service. All are welcome to attend.

Class Christmas Parties - December 21

Class Christmas parties will be on Tuesday, December 21, they will need to be in the morning and done by 8:50. We have a big birthday party to begin at 9:00 AM.

No classroom gift exchange and please visit with your child's teacher on what they are planning.

At 9:00 AM we begin our Birthday Party for Jesus.

No Hot Lunch on Tuesday, December 21! School is out at 11:30 AM

All classes will be released at 11:30, if your child has extended care they will need a cold lunch that day and throughout the Christmas Break.

Worship Services at Immanuel for the Christmas Season

Christmas Eve Service at 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM.

Christmas Day Service at 9:30 with Holy Communion

New Year's Eve Service at 7:00 PM with Holy Communion

Join us as we celebrate our Savior's birth.

Wish List for Recess

Ski Days for Third through Fifth Grade

We have the following ski days scheduled for our third through fifth-grade students. We have two days scheduled in January the 13th and 20th. We also have two days in February the 4th and 11th.

Parents are welcome to attend, we just need some snow.

Calendar for December

Dec. 14 - Pre-Kindergarten Christmas Program 6:00 PM

Dec. 15 - Christmas Program First, Third, and Fifth Grade - 7:00 PM

Dec. 21 - Early Release 11:30 Christmas break begins

Dec. 22-Jan 4 - Christmas Break

Jan. 5 - School Resumes