Announcements

February 19th

  • SERVICE PROJECT
    • Our service project is this week. Please see the service project page for more information.
  • VALENTINE’S PARTY
    • Our Valentine’s parties will be next week, February 27th.

February 13th

  • CO-OP CANCELED
    • Due to too many people out, co-op is canceled today. Our Valentine’s party will be rescheduled for 2 weeks from today.

February 11th

  • VALENTINES PARTIES
    • Our class schedule will change a little on February 13th to allow for Valentine’s parties at the end of the day.
    • Party snack sign ups are in our Facebook group.
    • Kids are encouraged to bring a Valentine Box and valentines for their class mates. (Student lists can be found on the documents page)
  • SERVICE PROJECT
    • You can donate to the co-op library fund by paying Jackie through messenger or bring money to co-op on Tuesday.

February 3rd

  • VALENTINES PARTY
    • Our class schedule will change a little on February 13th to allow for Valentine’s parties at the end of the day.
    • Party snack sign ups will be on our Facebook group the week before Valentine’s Day.
    • Kids are encouraged to bring a Valentine Box and valentines for their class mates. (Student lists can be found on the website)
  • SERVICE PROJECT
    • My service project is February 20th. We will be working in the supply room setting of new shelves and also moving co-op library books to their new location. We will be setting up shelves at the new library location and organizing books by category.

January 27th

  • START OF SECOND SEMESTER
    • We start our second semester this Tuesday, January 30th. I look forward to seeing everyone again.
  • CO-OP START TIME
    • Please remember that co-op starts at 12:30. Don’t plan to arrive at that time. If you aren’t with your first period class by 12:30 then you are late. Every person who isn’t where they belong at 12:30 slows down co-op for everyone. Please plan to be on time.
  • SUB PACKETS
    • The sub packets are kept in the last supply cabinet. Teachers, please check to see that your classes have two sub packets. THIS IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY AS THE TEACHER.
  • VALENTINES PARTY
    • Our class schedule will change a little on February 13th to allow for Valentine’s parties at the end of the day.
    • Party snack sign ups will be on our Facebook group the week before Valentine’s Day.
    • Kids are encouraged to bring a Valentine Box and valentines for their class mates. (Student lists can be found on the website)

January 5th

  • FIELD TRIP
    • The weather looks like it may not cooperate with us for our January field trip next week.
    • If the roads are safe we can meet at The Missouri Institute of Natural Science Museum.
    • Check the Field Trip page for the details.
    • If you plan to go please let Jackie know. We don’t expect many, so we haven’t notified the museum. If we’re going to have a big turnout we will contact them.

December 11th

  • SERVICE PROJECT
    • Don’t forget to bring your donation items UNWRAPPED, but please keep them HIDDEN. Jackie’s car will be parked by the front door of the church. Please leave your gifts in her car.
    • You can see the list and claim gifts through this link. You will need to create an account to claim items in this list, but that will be helpful for people to know what has been purchased.
    • https://www.giftster.com/gift/FN7QY/
    • We are not limited to just these items. If you feel lead to donate something else, please feel free to do that.
  • CHRISTMAS PARTY – TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12TH
    • LUNCH
      • We will start with lunch.
      • Please bring the food that corresponds with your last name. A-L Side Dish AND Dessert. M-Z Main dish (Meal should feed 10)
      • Co-op will provide drinks and paper products.
      • Set up food in the kitchen beginning at 12:15.
    • PARTY SCHEDULE
      • The party schedule is different from our regular schedule. Be sure you check the party schedule for your assignment. The party schedule will be posted on the Documents page soon.
    • SUPPLIES
      • Preschool and Elementary crafts, games, and cookie decorating supplies will be provided by coop and will be in the classrooms for you.
    • PARTY SNACKS
      • Preschool, Elementary, and Youth parties will need some snacks to be provided by parents.
      • There are individual Facebook sign-up posts for preschool, lower elementary, upper elementary, and youth. Please use those posts to sign up for snacks.

December 3rd

  • CHRISTMAS PARTY – TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12TH
    • LUNCH
      • We will start with lunch.
      • Please bring the food that corresponds with your last name. A-L Side Dish AND Dessert. M-Z Main dish (Meal should feed 10)
      • Co-op will provide drinks and paper products.
      • Set up food in the kitchen beginning at 12:15.
    • PARTY SCHEDULE
      • The party schedule is different from our regular schedule. Be sure you check the party schedule for your assignment. The party schedule will be posted on the Documents page soon.
    • SUPPLIES
      • Preschool and Elementary crafts, games, and cookie decorating supplies will be provided by coop and will be in the classrooms for you.
    • PARTY SNACKS
      • Preschool, Elementary, and Youth parties will need some snacks to be provided by parents.
      • There will be individual Facebook sign-up posts for preschool, lower elementary, upper elementary, and youth coming soon. Please use those posts to sign up for snacks.
  • CHRISTMAS SERVICE PROJECT
    • This year we will be collecting for one of our own families. Jessica McCall is a recently single mother. We felt lead to bless her and her sweet kids. We hope you will all join us in blessing them.
    • Jessica has sent a wish list for her kids. You can see that list and claim gifts through this link. You will need to create an account to claim items in this list, but that will be helpful for people to know what has been purchased.
    • https://www.giftster.com/gift/FN7QY/
    • We are not limited to just these items. If you feel lead to donate something else, please feel free to do that.
    • Please bring your UNWRAPPED items with you to the Christmas party, but please keep them HIDDEN. Jackie’s car will be parked by the front door of the church. Please leave your items in her car.

November 28th

  • SUB PACKETS
    • If you have not turned in two sub-packets, or if any of your sub-packets have been used please get at least two sub-packets to Jackie THIS WEEK!
  • DISMISSAL
    • Dismissal will be a little different this week. Classes will be at tables instead of in their rows. Please plan to pick up your children as quickly as possible, as any change throws off the groove and can create challenges for our dismissal mentors.
  • DECEMBER SERVICE PROJECT
    • Our December service project will be a collection drive. I’m working with the Down Syndrome Group of the Ozarks to see what they need. We’ll keep you posted.

November 11th

  • PICTURES
    • Pictures will be taken this week.
    • Individual pictures will start at 11:00 am. If you have signed up, please be at co-op by then.
    • Class pictures will be taken throughout the day. Remember that teachers and mentors need to be in the class pictures as well.
    • It’s not too late to sign up. If you want to have pictures taken, please sign up on this spreadsheet.

November 3rd

  • PARKING
    • Please leave the south parking lot empty for PE.
  • COATS
    • Remember that kids will have recess outside. Send them with appropriate clothes.
  • PICTURES
    • Individual and class pictures will be taken on November 14th. Individual pictures will be taken before co-op starts.
    • If you want to have pictures taken, please sign up on this spreadsheet.

October 27th

  • COSTUME DAY
    • Remember to wear your family-friendly costumes this Tuesday. Teachers are encouraged to wear costumes as well as kids.
  • PARKING
    • Remember to park in the South parking lot on Tuesday.
  • FIELD TRIP PICTURES
    • Please send any pictures you took on the field trip to april.believe@gmail.com. They could make it into our yearbook.
  • PICTURES
    • Individual and class pictures will be taken on November 14th. Individual pictures will be taken before co-op starts.
    • If you want to have pictures taken, please sign up on this spreadsheet.

October 23rd

  • PICTURES
    • Individual and class pictures will be taken on November 14th. Individual pictures will be taken before co-op starts.
    • Watch for a sign-up for those pictures coming soon.
  • FIELD TRIP
    • Our field trip is on October 24th. Please check the Field Trip page of the website for all the information.
  • COSTUME DAY
    • Everyone is encouraged to wear family-friendly costumes to co-op on Tuesday, 10/31.
  • PARKING
    • Remember to park in the South side parking lot on Tuesday 10/31 to make room for the Trunk or Treat setup.

October 16th

  • FIELDTRIP
    • Our field trip is on October 24th. Please check the Field Trip page of the website for all the information.
  • PARKING
    • Please don’t park in the parking lot with the basketball hoop.

September 22nd

  • SERVICE PROJECT
    • Remember to have your kids serve around your house or serve your family in some way this week. Also, get pictures and send them to April.
  • CONTACT LIST PICTURES
    • There are still a few families who haven’t had their picture taken for the contact list. If you are one of those families, please plan to arrive early on October 3rd to have that taken.

September 15th

  • CHAIR DOLLY
    • It’s super important that we use a chair dolly when we’re moving chairs around the building. Please NEVER stacked chairs across the floor.
  • SET UP HELP NEEDED
    • If you have TEENS ONLY and could be at co-op at 11:30 or 11:45 this Tuesday, April could use your help setting up.
  • CONTACT LIST PICTURES
    • If your family did not get contact list pictures taken, please get with April on Tuesday to have one taken.

September 8th

  • SUB PACKETS
    • It’s very important that ALL TEACHERS (who haven’t already) give me 2 Sub Packets this Tuesday.
      • *Sub-packets should include everything a teacher would need to take over your class if you’re absent. Please include detailed instructions, any necessary copies, and a list of any needed supplies (which should only include easy to find supplies from the supply closet)
  • YOUTH CLASS CHANGE REQUESTS
    • The youth schedule has changed a bit. If your youth student would like to change classes, you’ll need to fill out a new form by noon Saturday. I’ll do my best to accommodate change requests, but remember they are requests only. Any requests received after noon on Saturday will be declined, and all schedules are final after that.
  • FAMILY CONTACT LIST PICTURE
    • Please come a bit early this Tuesday, so we can get a quick picture of you and your kids for our contact list. April and/or Jackie will quickly take your picture at the bottom of the stairs before announcements. These pictures will be in our yearbook this year.
  • CO-OP STARTS AT 12:30
    • Please be with your first period class BEFORE 12:30. We are taking attendance BEFORE we start.
  • BONUS FIELD TRIP
    • We have been invited to see the Freedom Journey Show in Branson on Friday, September 22nd at 2:00pm. It is a 2 hour show. We will receive special pricing of $12 for ages 13 and up, 12 and under are free. If you would like to attend please let Jackie know this week. You can pay at the venue when you arrive, they need a head count to know who to expect. https://www.freedomencounter.com
  • YEARBOOK COVER CONTEST

September 1st

  • FIRST DAY OF CO-OP
    • We are kicking off our year this Tuesday, September 5th. Please be on time and in your seats, with your first-period class by 12:30.
  • SUB PACKETS
    • All teachers must bring 2 Sub-packets with them on the first day of co-op.
      • *Sub-packets should include everything a teacher would need to take over your class if you’re absent. Please include detailed instructions, any necessary copies, and a list of any needed supplies (which should only include easy-to-find supplies from the supply closet)

August 18th

  • MANDATORY MEETING
    • Northside Christian Church
    • Friday, August 25
    • New parents 6:30
    • Returning parents 7:15
    • Meeting is for parents only, mandatory for teaching parents. Spouses are welcome.
  • SYLLABUS
    • All teachers need to fill in a syllabus sheet for their class. These sheets can be found on the documents page of the website.
  • PARK DAY
    • We will have one final summer park day this year ( Hooray for 5 Tuesdays)
    • Tuesday 8/29 10:00-Noon
  • CLASS MESSENGER GROUPS
    • These messenger groups will be set up for each class over the weekend. Teachers should put any supplies kids need to bring to class (please see supplies announcements below), and class specific announcements in these groups.
  • STUDENT SUPPLIES
    • Teachers will have time to look through our supply closet and create their own tote to take with them to class each week. If we don’t have the supplies your class will need you’ll fill out a request form on the website and co-op will provide them (within reason)
    • If your class will require students to bring their own supplies to class you can let parents know in your class messenger group.
    • *Please remember that co-op has lots of supplies in our supply closet and try to keep student provided supplies to a minimum. Things like their own pencils, and notebook or folder are oppropriate to ask kids to bring to class.
    • If your kids just want to bring their own supplies that’s fine, just be aware that the teachers may not be able to keep each child’s supplies separate.
  • YOUTH SCHEDULE FORM
    • The forms for your youth students to choose their classes will be out this weekend. Please watch for the form and fill one out with each of your youth students as soon as it’s out.
    • Remember that if a high school class gets too full we will give precedence to our seniors. I always do my best to give everyone their desired schedule.