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Ambassador Weekly Newsletter

Ambassador Weekly

October 26, 2017
By BCS

COME CHEER ON OUR UNDEFEATED DISTRICT CHAMPS


This weekend, volleyball teams across the state begin playing in the TAPPS 2A State Volleyball Tournament. Saturday, Oct. 28 at 11 a.m. the Bethesda Volleyball team hosts Plainview Christian in the Area game. Make plans to come and cheer on the Lady A’s as they start their journey to State! To learn more about their undefeated district season, visit our News section.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26: BLUE OUT DAY


The Varsity Cross Country team will be traveling to Waco on Sunday to compete in the TAPPS 2A State Meet on Monday, October 30, 2017. Tomorrow, Friday, Oct. 27, we are asking students to wear their Bethesda Blue to support our runners before they head to State! 

RSVP FOR KINDERGARTEN COFFEE


This year’s annual Kindergarten Coffee for prospective families will be held on Monday, Nov. 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. If you know parents who will have a kindergarten-aged child next year and are interested in Christian education, please invite them to attend. Current families who will have a student in kindergarten next year are also encouraged to come. To help us plan for this event, please register online or contact the school office.

JOIN US FOR THE 3RD ANNUAL AMBASSADOR EVENT


You’re invited to the 3rd Annual Ambassador Event on Friday, Nov. 10! We thank you for the tremendous outpouring of support demonstrated at our first two Ambassador Events. We are excited to see what the Lord has in store for this year. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by Nov. 3 here

LAST CHANCE TO ORDER THE YEARBOOK BUNDLE


Tomorrow, Friday, Oct. 27 is the LAST day to purchase your 2016-2017 & 2017-2018 Yearbook Bundle. The yearbook bundle for $160.

To purchase the bundle, visit our Josten's Yearbooks link. Thank you again for your patience and understanding. If you have any questions please reach out to Jennifer Powers at jpowers@bcsfw.org

OCTOBER 30: K-12 PICTURE RETAKES


This Monday, Oct. 30, is Picture Retake Day for grades K-12. If you would like to have your child’s picture retaken, please have him or her bring the unwanted picture packet to the camera on Monday. If your child was absent during September Picture Day and you wish to place an order for pictures, you may obtain an order envelope from the school office. Online orders can be placed via the Inter-State Studios website using order code 20388PB – click here.  Inter-State will send picture proofs of students who do not pre-order a packet.

NOVEMBER 2: FALL BAND CONCERT


The Fine Arts Department invites everyone to its Fall Band Concert, to be held next Thursday, Nov. 2, at 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. The Beginner, Intermediate and Symphonic bands will be featured. Come and enjoy a wonderful evening of great music! We look forward to seeing you there!

SENIOR SCHOOL UPDATES

NAVIANCE FOR PARENTS


Senior School Parents,

By now, you have heard about the incredible college & career readiness program, Naviance, that Bethesda has purchased. Many students have begun to use the tools available to them but we would also like to show you what this program offers and its benefits to your student. We are hosting a parent meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 7 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Youth Hall to do just that. We will be serving Chick-Fil-A and would love to see you there! Parents of 6th-12th graders and students may attend but please RSVP to Molly Courtney (mcourtney@bcsfw.org) by Friday, Nov. 3.

PmD UPDATES

KROGER COMMUNITY REWARDS


We need your help and it won’t cost you a cent...just a few minutes of your time.

Many of you have signed up for the Kroger Community Rewards program to support Bethesda Christian School. Thank you very much! Kroger Community Rewards makes fund-raising easy…all you have to do is shop at Kroger and swipe your Plus Card!

We are pleased to announce that Kroger has renewed their program. However, all current participants must re-enroll online annually. New participants must also enroll online. You must have an e-mail address to participate. You can no longer enroll or re-enroll at store registers or the service desk. Once you’re signed-in, you can enroll or update your Community Rewards under your Account Settings.  Please share with family and friends to help support Christian education. 

Enroll in Kroger Rewards here

BETHESDA COMMUNITY CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS

OCTOBER 31: TRUNK OR TREAT


Trunk Or Treat is coming Oct. 31 to the Bethesda parking lot!  Join us for a safe, fun, candy-laden and fantastic opportunity to reach to our community.We are currently searching for volunteers to sponsor a trunk or help with numerous other activities. You can register at bethesdacommunitychurch.com/register.

COMING UP AT BCS

  • Monday, Oct. 30—Picture Retake Day
  • Tuesday, Oct. 31—Trunk Or Treat—6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 2—Fall Band Concert—7:00 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 6—Kindergarten Coffee—8:30 a.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 6—Operation Christmas Child Collection
  • Tuesday, Nov. 7—Naviance for Parents—6 p.m.
  • Friday, Nov. 10—3rd Annual Ambassador Event—7:45 a.m.