December is such a busy month! We've got a lot of fun events coming up, so check them out below.
Thursday, December 8th, 6:30 PM in the Gym: Lower School Christmas Musical
Children should be dressed in their Christmas best and in their classrooms at 6:00 PM. Our PK - 5th Grade students will sing a selection of favorite Christmas songs and a Christmas musical, "Holiday Song Search". This is a one-of-a-kind performance, so don't forget your cameras!
Children in PK & JK will be signed out from their classrooms after they perform. Kindergarteners will be signed out from the gymnasium at the conclusion of the program.
Friday, December 9th, 6:00 PM on Jones Field: A Very Merry Movie Night
Please join us for a movie night showing of Jim Carrey's "The Grinch" under the stars on Jones Athletic Field! The Parents' Organization is sponsoring this fun family event to raise money for our new playground. Bring your own blankets and chairs or opt for a VIP front row spot! VIP spaces include front row seating, a fleece blanket, and popcorn. General admission is $20/family; VIP seating is $50/family. There will be food trucks, a concession stand, and a beer/wine cash bar.
Please RSVP to Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 561-732-2045.
Wednesday, December 14th, 7:00 PM in the Church: Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
Please join us in the church as we celebrate The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, commemorating the birth of Jesus. The story of the fall of humanity, the promise of the Messiah, and the birth of Jesus is told in nine short Bible readings from Genesis, the prophetic books and the Gospels, interspersed with the singing of Christmas carols, hymns, and choir music.
Friday, December 16th, 1:00 PM – 6:30 PM at Holy Redeemer Episcopal Church:
Angel Tree Project and Dinner
During the advent Season, our school community joins with Saint Joseph’s Episcopal Church to provide 150 Christmas gifts for needy children in Palm Beach County. We also prepare and serve a Christmas dinner for approximately 100 homeless and poor persons through Holy Redeemer Episcopal Church in Lake Worth. Our Eighth Grade students accompany Pastor Lynne to Holy Redeemer to prepare and serve dinner on the 16th.
We ask each grade in our school community to contribute specific items for the dinner. ECA – 6th Grade items are due to each child’s homeroom by Wednesday, December 14th. 7th and 8th Grade dinner rolls are due to each child’s homeroom by Thursday, December 15th to ensure freshness.
ECA: Any canned item from the list below
PK, JK, & Kindergarten: 1 Dozen Christmas cookies
1st & 2nd Grades: 1 10 oz. Can of Fruit Cocktail
3rd & 4th Grades: 2 14.5 oz. OR 1 28 oz. Can of Green Beans
5th & 6th Grades: 1 28oz. Can of Cream of Mushroom Soup
7th & 8th Grades: 1 Dozen Fresh Dinner Rolls (NOT Heat ‘n’ Serve)