Week of January 2, 2020
ELS - “Humble, Bold, Different for a Purpose”
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This Week at Emanuel
Boys A/B Practice (3:15-4:45 pm)
B Girls Cheer Practice (3:15-4:30 pm)
Girls A/B Practice (4:15-6:15 pm)
Chapel (8:10 am)
BB at St. Peter, Freedom: BG, AG, BB, AB (4:15, 5:15, 6:15, 7:15 pm)
CLASSROOM PAGES: Click on the link to go to classroom specific information.
3P & 4K
We look forward to our special event of performing the Pledge of Allegiance for the basketball games on January 10! Come and join us in honoring America and cheering on the Tigers!
Welcome back! Thank you again for all of your prayers, wonderful Christmas messages and gifts. You all are such a blessing to me!
New seats, new workbooks, new class (typing), and a new student! Happy New Year! Welcome Back!
Click on the link above for the 5th - 8th grade classroom news.
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NEWS & NOTES
We pray you had a blessed Christmas, and we take comfort in God’s promises as we enter the new year. On behalf of the faculty and staff, we thank you for all the Christmas presents, cards, prayers, and words of encouragement. We are truly blessed by each of you!
Attendance Line Update
The Attendance Line is up and running! Please call the Attendance Line to report absences once again or email email@example.com. Thank you for your patience.
Children’s Christmas Services
The students did a fantastic job of telling the great news of our Savior’s birth! Thank you for your proclamation of the precious message. Between the two services there were approximately 711 in attendance that heard the good news of our Savior’s birth. Copy of the program can be purchased in the office for $3 per DVD.
Pre-registration & Winter Update
Students are coming home with a winter update this week giving news about the past semester. The update can also be accessed here. In addition, pre-registration forms for next year have been sent home as well. Classes, especially 3P and 4K, fill quickly, so return your form as soon as possible! Please return these forms to the school office by March 1st to aid in the planning process.
Wednesday, Jan 8th: 3P-8th Grade Open House (12:00-7:00 pm)
This open house will be a chance to invite friends or neighbors that would like to learn more about Emanuel Lutheran School PK-8th, or would like to pre-register for 3P, 4K or 5K for the next school year. We will have tours, classroom information, and an opportunity to meet with the principal, early childhood director, and teachers during the day. We will also have information available regarding the Wisconsin Parental Choice Program which may allow your child to attend Emanuel at no cost to you! Please use the Referral Invitation to invite anyone that is school age. All are welcome!
Please click here to access the Winter 2019 edition of Parent’s Crosslink. This quarterly newsletter provides enriching articles, devotions, and ideas. Hard copies are also available in the office.
Volunteer Sign Up for Basketball
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. Here is the link for the sign up. Volunteer Sign Up.
If you are willing to learn how to keep the scorebook and run the score clock, we are willing to teach you!
If you chose the 2-half payment option, the 2nd payment is due on or before Jan. 15, 2020. If you would like to know your balance, please contact Mrs. Eidenberger.
School Board Meetings
School board meetings are held at 7:00 on the first or second Wednesday of the month. While visitors are welcome for any meeting, there will be a spot on the agenda for the February 5th meeting for any public comment. If you are interested in coming to a school board meeting or have items that you would like the board to consider, please contact Troy Kuppernus (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Principal Call Update
Mr. Marohn returned his call to serve as Emanuel’s principal in 2019-2020. The Emanuel voters will be issuing another principal call sometime in January.
New London Scheduling night
On January 6, 2020, Future Freshman, new students and their parents are invited to report to the opening session beginning at 5:00 which will review scheduling procedures and available coursework. After that gathering, additional information will be available for all students regarding scheduling, courses of study, career pathways and other strategies on getting the most out of your high school experiences. More details can be found here.
2019-20 2nd Quarter Mission Project
Mission offerings for the 2nd quarter will be going towards K.I.D.S. Care - Indonesia: Early Childhood Education. More information about this ministry will be given throughout the quarter.
Throughout the school year, there are multiple opportunities to volunteer at Emanuel. If you are interested in volunteering for any of the listed opportunities please contact the listed staff member or the school office.
Winter Volunteers Needed: Emanuel is in need of volunteers to help maintain the campus grounds during the winter months. This would involve salting & shoveling sidewalks. Please contact the office at 920-982-5444 if you would be willing to help out.
Text Payments for School Fees, Lunches and Tiger Cub Care: You can now pay for your school fees, student lunches and Tiger Cub Care fees by texting “EmanLuth School” to the number 73256, then follow the prompts on your phone. You may also click on the link in the Cub Chatter, elstigers.org and emanuelnl.org.
Online Payment - Click Here
FVL NEWS & NOTES
WINTER GRADE SCHOOL BASEBALL CAMP
The FVL baseball staff is holding a winter baseball camp for three evenings in January: 1/12, 1/19, & 1/26. This camp is open to boys in grades 3-8 and takes place at The Warehouse in Appleton. Grades 3-4 will play from 4-5 PM; grades 5-6 will play from 5-6:30 PM; and grades 7-8 will play from 6:30-8 PM. Cost is $25 per participant. Registration is online; a $5 late fee will be assessed for registration received after 1/5/2020. Please contact FVL Varsity Baseball Coach Joel Kramer (email@example.com) with any questions. Listen to WHBY 1150 AM for any weather cancellations. Visit http://fvlschools.org/about/youth-sports/winter-baseball-camp for more info and to register.
2020 JUNIOR FOXES SUMMER BASEBALL
Registration is now open for the 2020 JUNIOR FOXES baseball season for boys ages 13-14 (grades 7 & 8). The season runs from the end of April through the middle of July. The teams play in the FVYBL league with other local schools. Registration is open until 3/1/2020. The cost is $145, plus $15.75 to purchase a new hat. (If your athlete already has a hat from last year, he does not need to purchase a new one.) Visit http://fvlschools.org/about/youth-sports/foxes-summer-baseball for more info and to register. Contact Coach Dennis Plaster (920-851-7048 or firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions.
School Calendar (ICAL address)
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Athletics Calendar (ICAL address)
Questions, Comments, Concerns
Please do not hesitate to contact the school office or Mr. Schauland to share any ways we can better serve the families of Emanuel.
Emanuel Alert Line: 920-472-4411