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                                                                          Weekly All-School Announcements
                                                                                       April 15 - 19, 2019

Weekly Scripture Verse

Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.
Colossians 3:13 (NIV)

Monday, April 15: All School: Regular School Day Schedule

High School: Universal Studios Prom Trip Forms & Money Due
High School: Senior Slide Show Pictures Due
Middle School: MS Soccer Practice after school

Tuesday, April 16: Elementary: Regular School Day Schedule
MS/HS: Minimum Day, 11:30 a.m. dismissal
All School: Terra Nova & CAASPP Standardized Testing
Middle School: MS Soccer Practice, 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
High School: Varsity Baseball Game, 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17: Elementary: Early Release, 1:00 p.m.
Elementary: Special Dress Day, Sports Day
MS/HS: Minimum Day, 11:30 a.m. dismissal
All School: Terra Nova & CAASPP Standardized Testing
Middle School: MS Soccer Game, 4:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 18: Elementary: Regular School Day Schedule
MS/HS: Minimum Day, 11:30 a.m. dismissal
All School: Terra Nova & CAASPP Standardized Testing

Friday, April 19: All School: No School - Easter Break begins

Monday, April 29: All School: Return to School
* Remember to check the Desert Chapel Christian School calendar at:

Desert Chapel Christian School Official Instagram, The official DCCS Instagram is: @DCEagles. Keep up with the latest news!

Standardized Testing
Desert Chapel students will be completing standardized testing this week on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Grades 1 & 2 and Grades 9-11 will be completing the Terra Nova test covering Math, English Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, and Bible. Grades 3-8 will be completing the CAASPP test, which is done on the computer and covers Math and English Language Arts. In addition, 5th and
8th grade will complete a Science section. It is very important that students be present at school these three days and arrive on time each morning. Late students will not be permitted to interrupt the class if testing has commenced. Please ensure that your student has a good night’s sleep and a healthy breakfast.

Our students are going to be working hard! Thank you for partnering with us on this. We appreciate our parents.

Easter Break
Easter Break begins Friday, April 19th, 2019. Students return to school on Monday, April 29th, 2019. We trust you will enjoy this opportunity to rest, renew, and celebrate the birth of our Savior.
Free Haircuts
Agape Salon, owned and operated by the Jimenez family, is offering free haircuts to Desert Chapel students. Students must:
● Make an appointment online at or call (760) 321-1023. Ask for
Analise Jimenez, Arlen Angulo, or Erin Messer.
● You must mention that you are a Desert Chapel student.
We are grateful to the Jimenez family for this generous offer.

Universal Studios Prom Trip
Prom at Universal Studios is scheduled for Saturday, May 4th, 2019. Please see the attached permission form for all the details. If you wish to bring a guest, please ask Mrs. Ingram for a Guest Permission Form. Signed forms and payment are due on Monday, April 15th, 2019!

Monday, April 15: MS Soccer Practice, 2:45 p.m.

Tuesday, April 16 Varsity Boys’ Baseball @ Mesa Grande, 4:00 p.m., MS Soccer Practice, 11:45 a.m.

Wednesday, April 17: MS Soccer Practice @ 11:45

Please regularly check the Desert Chapel Master Calendar for important dates, as unexpected changes do occur.

SAT & ACT Test Dates
Register NOW! The SAT and ACT tests are required for application to universities. Juniors should plan to write one or both of these tests this spring. There are registration deadlines that must be met, otherwise a late registration fee will be applied.
SAT Test Date: June 1st, 2019 Registration Deadline: May 3, 2019
ACT Test Date: June 8th, 2019 Registration Deadline: May 3, 2019
July 13th, 2019 Registration Deadline: June 14, 2019

Register for the SAT at: Register for the ACT at: College Fair

There is an upcoming National College Fair on April 16th at the Ontario Convention Center. This is an excellent opportunity to meet college representatives, learn a little more about colleges and their admissions requirements, and discover the various programs that they offer. For more information:

Campus Tour
Calvary Chapel Bible College, in Murrieta, California, will be offering a Campus Tour on Sunday, April 28th @ 5:00 p.m. Touring a campus is the most effective way to sense if the college is a right fit for you. You may want take advantage of this opportunity. For more information, visit:

We wish you a wonderful, joy-filled birthday, and God’s good blessings in the year ahead!
April 15: Jude M. (11th Grade)
April 22: Colin F. (3rd Grade)
April 26: Matthew L. (1st Grade)