Week of February 1, 2021
ELS - “Humble, Bold, Different for a Purpose”
A member of FVL Schools
School Office: Laurie Eidenberger
Phone: 920-982-5444 x 304
Superintendent: Pastor Bill Heiges: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interim-Principal: Kirk Schauland: email@example.com
Dean of Students: Jack VandeGuchte: firstname.lastname@example.org
Emanuel Attendance Line - 920-250-6252
This Week at Emanuel
4th Grade BB Practice (3:15-4:45 pm)
Cheer Practice (3:30-4:45 pm)
Worship (6:30 pm)
Cheer Practice (3:30-4:45 pm)
Boys A Practice (5:00-6:30 pm)
Boys B Practice (5:00-6:30 pm)
100th Day of School!
Girls A Practice (5:00-6:30 pm)
Girls B Practice (5:00-6:30 pm)
School Board Meeting (7:00 pm)
BB Home vs Neenah: BG, BB (4:30, 6:00 pm)
Chapel (8:10 am)
BB @ Neenah: AG, AB (4:30, 6:00 pm)
Worship (8:00 & 10:30 am)
Bible Study (9:15 am)
February Lunch Menu
February Sack Lunch Menu Cost is FREE. Pick up time is from 11-12:30. Please contact Mrs. Eidenberger to sign up.
Staff Contact Information
CLASSROOM PAGES: Click on the link to go to classroom specific information.
3P & 4K
This last week we saw Jesus' ALMIGHTY POWER in the great catch of fish! We created our own catch of fish projects with fish stickers and nets!
Glad to be back for learning in Kindergarten in 2021.
May the Lord bless and keep you all this week as we go out and share the Good News!
Check your email for the weekly news and notes. A Valentine’s note is coming home today.
Can’t wait to see what this week will bring!
This page has links for daily assignments, spelling words, web resources, and more.
Click on the link above for the 5th - 8th grade classroom news for the week!
ELS Payment Link - click here!
Emanuel COVID-19 Items
ELS Tigers Return Plan 2020
Daily Home Screening for Students checklist
COVID-19 FVL Schools scenarios sheet
Emanuel Virtual Learning Plan
Weekly COVID Update (UPDATED 1/31/2021)
NEWS & NOTES
Wisconsin Parental Choice Program Application Enrollment
*Now Accepting Applications!*
The Wisconsin Parental Choice Program is an amazing chance for families to receive a tuition-free education at Emanuel! It is also a tremendous blessing to our school. Click here for more information, or go to the DPI website at https://sms.dpi.wi.gov/ChoiceParent/. Unsure what this program is? Reach out to Mrs. Eidenberger for more information.
Please keep Ms. Jandron in your prayers. She received a call last week to teach 1st & 2nd grade at Zion Lutheran School in Columbus, WI, starting next school year. Over the next few weeks she will be evaluating and deliberating where she can best serve: here at Emanuel or down at Zion Lutheran School in Columbus, WI. If you have any words of encouragement for her, please let her know.
Spirit Week - Feb 15-19
Monday - Feb 15 - Pajama Day (being comfortable and bringing your stuffed animal encouraged; sleeping in class discouraged)
Tuesday - Feb 16 - Tacky Tourist Day
Wednesday - Feb 17 - Class Color Day (3P/4K Camo, K Red, 1 Pink/Purple, 2 Green, 3 Orange, 4 Blue, 5 Yellow, 6 Gray, 7 White, 8 Black)
Thursday- Feb. 18 - Career Day
Friday- Feb. 19 - Black & Gold Day (these are our colors, so wear them proudly!)
A couple things to remember when dressing up:
Starting Monday, Feb 15th, Emanuel will have a penny war throughout the week to raise money towards our 3rd quarter mission project, so start keeping your pennies! Penny collecting will end on Friday at 9 AM.
- Parts of the dress code dealing with modesty still apply
- Face paint or hair dyes can be applied at home, but do not bring these items to school
Powerschool Notification Preferences
In order to reach everyone when the Emanuel Alert Line is used, please update your preferences of which messages you would like to receive.
To do so, please log in to Powerschool, click on the SwiftReach SwiftK12 button in the top left corner, and then select “Alert Preferences” in the right corner. On the next screen, verify that your contact information is correct. Click on each orange Alert Preferences button, select which options you’d like, and save. This needs to be done with each child you have attending Emanuel. Please let Mr. Schauland or Mrs. Eidenberger know if you have any questions.
Volunteers Needed for Basketball Upcoming Games
All winter sports families are reminded to sign up for their volunteer spots. We are still in need of volunteers for a number of games. Click the link to sign up. Volunteer Sign Up. Would you like to learn how to keep the scorebook or run the score clock?
We are willing to teach you! Please contact our Athletic Director, Mrs. Sarah Osterman, with any questions.
Click here for the 2021 Lenten & Easter Worship Schedule
There’s still time to earn tuition credit for next year!
The Scrip year runs from May 1 - April 30. Any Scrip you buy from now until April 30 will go towards next year's tuition (2021-2022). Credit earned can be used for any student, even those starting next year! If you would like more information on how to make use of the Scrip program, please contact the office at 982-5444.
Friday, February 19th - Emanuel Spelling Bee
February 19th is our school spelling bee, starting at 1:30 pm in the church. The top spellers in grades 5-8 will compete to determine the top Emanuel speller. This event will be live streamed on Facebook Live as well.
Hunter’s Education Course
Classes will be held on April 8, 22, 24, 26, 29, May 1 & 3rd. Students will need to have a DNR customer number before registering for the class. DNR customer numbers and registration can be done on the DNR website: www.gowild.wi.gov You may also call the DNR at 1-888-936-7463 between 7:00 am and 10:00 pm, seven days a week. This is a lifetime number and will cost you nothing. Please register by March 4th so materials may be purchased and ready for the first class. All classes will be held in the Emanuel School commons. Call Dean Spears at 920-843-0589 with questions. Click here for more details.
Tax Forms / 2020 Statements
Tax forms and 2020 statements can be picked up in the school office. Please remember that all school fees paid in 2020 can be used as a tax deduction when filing state tax returns in 2021.
Pre-registration for 2021-22 School Year - March 1, 2021
It’s time to register for the 2021-2022 school year! Classes fill quickly, especially 3P and 4K. Families need to return their forms to the school office by March 1st. Please email or drop the registration form to our school administrative assistant, Mrs. Eidenberger.
2021-22 Registration Form
Report Card Envelopes
Please return your child’s signed report card envelope to school at your earliest convenience. Thanks!
3rd Quarter Mission Opportunity
Our 3rd quarter mission is Christian Life Resources
Promote the sanctity of life and reach hearts with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. They are dedicated to finding “bridges” with life and family issues to talk about God, His will, and His plan for our salvation in Christ. Your support touches lives by your demonstration of love and the sharing of the message of love that lasts forever in Christ.
Text Payments for School Fees, Lunches and Tiger Cub Care are now available by texting “EmanLuth School'' to the number 73256. Follow the prompts on your phone. You may also click on the link at elstigers.org and emanuelnl.org. Online Payment - Click Here
School Board Meeting - Open Public Comment
February 3rd at 7:00 p.m. T.I.G.E.R. Innovation Space
Procedures followed at the School Board Meeting:
- Each individual that has been granted permission to speak will receive no more than 3 minutes to address the board.
- The School Board Chairman will respond and, if needed, the Communications Coordinator/Educational Consultant for the spring 2021 school year will assist by providing clarification regarding procedures and systems currently in place, or those being researched to better serve students and their families.
- If further discussion is needed, the School Board Chairman will confer with the School Board members in order to determine an appropriate timeline to respond.
Reserve your yearbook online! Deadline is March 12, 2021.
You can pre-order this year's yearbook online. It's easy and convenient. Reserve your copy today at ybpay.lifetouch.com using the Yearbook ID Code: 11282321.
School Calendar (ICAL address)
If you would like to sync our school calendar to your own device you can copy & paste this address into any calendar that supports ICAL addresses:
Athletics Calendar (ICAL address)
2020-2021 Activities Calendar
No singing schedule at this time
Questions, Comments, Concerns
Please contact Interim-Principal Mr. Schauland or the school office to share any ways we can better serve the families of Emanuel.