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                                                                             Weekly All-School Announcements
                                                                                     November 18 - 22, 2019

 

Weekly Scripture Verse

The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in Him. Nahum 1:7 (NIV)

IMPORTANT DATES..
Tuesday, November 19: MS/HS: ASB Lunch

Faculty: WASC Committee Meetings, 2:45 p.m.

Wednesday, November 20: All School: Panda Lunch (Pre-Ordered)
Friday, November 22: All School: Minimum Day

Elementary: Special Dress - Pilgrim or Indian
All School: Thanksgiving Chapel, 10:15 a.m.
All School: Pilgrim’s Pie Feast, 11:00 a.m.
Monday, November 25: All School: Thanksgiving Break, 11/225 - 11/29
* Minimum Day = 11:30 a.m. Dismissal
* Remember to check the Desert Chapel Christian School calendar at: www.dceagles.org

 ALL SCHOOL NEWS..
MINIMUM DAY
It is a Minimum Day on Friday, November 22nd. Dismissal is at 11:30 a.m.

CANDY GRAMS & SEE’S CHOCOLATES
The Desert Chapel High School Associated Student Body (ASB) will commence selling Christmas Candy Grams this week. Please see attached an order form. Students, parents, and faculty may select from a range of Candy Gram options. Surprise your student, or a classmate, teacher, or staff member with a little Christmas cheer. Candy Grams will be delivered on Thursday, December 19th.

Also available to purchase from ASB students are See’s Candies Christmas gift selections. Begin your Christmas shopping by purchasing your loved ones a delicious See’s Candies treat. Please see attached form. Contact the DC high school office to place your order.
All proceeds benefit the DC ASB, to fund special events, such as Homecoming, Senior Nights, Prom, and other special activities.

THANKSGIVING CHAPEL & FEAST
The All School Chapel will commence at 10:15 a.m. and we will enjoy worship led by the high school worship team, as well as special presentations by our elementary classes. Following the chapel, we will gather at the middle/high school campus to enjoy baked goods and fellowship. Please plan to join us on Friday, November 22nd, if your schedule allows, as we collectively give thanks for the good gifts
that God gives to each of us as an outpouring of His love.
Parent Volunteers needed for the Pilgrims’ Pie Feast to set-up, serve, and tidy up. Please let Mrs. Rosemary or Mrs. Behrend know if you are able to assist. This will count towards your volunteer hours.

SWEATSHIRTS & LONG-SLEEVED T-SHIRTS
As we anticipate cooler temperatures, Desert Chapel navy sweatshirts and long-sleeved t-shirts are available for purchase in the school offices.
● Sweatshirts: $30
● Long Sleeve Shirts: $15

THANKSGIVING BREAK
Thanksgiving Break beings next week. There will be no school Monday, November 25 through Friday, November 29. We wish your family a relaxing and joy-filled Thanksgiving celebration.

AFTER SCHOOL CARE
Donations of games, crafts, puzzles, and coloring supplies to the middle school After School Care program will be greatly appreciated. Items may be dropped off at the MS/HS office.

DESERT CHAPEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL SOCIAL MEDIA
The official DCCS Instagram is: @DCEagles. Keep up with the latest news!
The official DCCS Facebook is: https://www.facebook.com/mydceagles/

MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL NEWS..
ASB LUNCH
ASB offers a yummy meal each Tuesday for $5. This week’s delicious lunch is:
● Baked Potatoes with Toppings & Drink
PIZZA LUNCH
Pizza is available for lunch on Thursday.
● Pizza & Drink: $5
● Pizza Only: $4

FRIDAY THANKSGIVING MINIMUM DAY SCHEDULE for MS and HS
● Period One: 8:05 - 8:45 a.m.
● Period Two: 8:50 - 9:30 a.m.
● Period Four: 9:35 - 10:15 a.m.
● All School Chapel: 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.
● Pilgrim’s Pie Feast: 11:00 - 11:30 a.m.

ATHLETICS
ATHLETICS PRACTICE SCHEDULE
● Varsity Boys’ Basketball Practice, 2:45 p.m.
● Varsity Girls’ Basketball Practice, 4:15p.m.
● Varsity Coed Soccer Practice, 2:45 p.m.

VARSITY FOOTBALL & VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS
Please turn in your washed football and volleyball jerseys and uniforms to the school office.

Please regularly check the Desert Chapel Master Calendar for event dates and times, as unexpected and last minute changes do occur. www.dceagles.org

ACADEMICS
SAT & ACT TEST DATES
Register NOW! The SAT and ACT tests are required for application to universities. Seniors are writing these this fall, and Juniors will begin writing these in the Spring
SAT Test Dates: December 7, 2019 Late Registration - Late fee applied
March 14, 2020 Registration Deadline: February 14, 2020
May 2, 2020 Registration Deadline: April 3, 2020
June 6, 2020 Registration Deadline: May 8, 2020
ACT Test Dates: December 14, 2019 Late Registration - Late fee applied
February 8, 2020 Registration Deadline: January 10, 2020
April 4, 2020 Registration Deadline: February 28, 2020
June 13, 2020 Registration Deadline: May 8, 2020
July 18, 2020 Registration Deadline: June 19, 2020
Register for the SAT at: www.collegeboard.org Register for the ACT at: www.act.org

BIRTHDAYS >
Wishing you a VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
STUDENTS
11/25 → Keira D. (8th Grade)
11/29 → Ava T. (3rd Grade)
STAFF
11/27 → Joey Spoelder