November 1, 2013 - Island City Academy


November 1, 2013 - Island City Academy
Upcoming Events & Happenings
Nov. 1
Home of the “Dragons”
Teaching tomorrow’s leaders!
October 31, 2013
Mr. Aaron Warren, Administrator
(517) 663-0111
The 4-way test of the things I think, say, or do!
Is it the TRUTH?
Is it FAIR to all concerned?
Will it build GOOD WILL and BETTER
Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Island City Academy is collecting
the following items:
 Capri Sun Pouches
 Pop can tabs
We will be collecting these items
all year. Thank you
End of First Marking Period
No School Construction Day
Nov. 2
P.T.O. Annual Silent Auction
Nov. 4
Girls Away Volleyball Game vs Our Savior
Lutheran, 7/8 @ 5:00
Nov. 4-Dec. 9 Box Top/Campbell Soup Label Challenge
Nov. 7
Boys Away Basketball Game @ Calhoun Christian,
7/8 @ 5:00 p.m.
Nov. 8
Report Cards Go Home
Brain Stormers Assembly @ 2:00
Boys Home Basketball Game vs Pansohia
Academy, 5/6 @ 5:00, 67/8 @ 6:00
Nov. 12
Picture Retake Day
Boys Away Basketball Game @ Will Carleton,
5/6 @ 5:00, 7/8 @ 6:00
Nov. 14
Boys Away Basketball Game @ Mar Lee Schools,
5/6 @ 5:00, 7/8 @ 6:00
Nov. 26
First Gold Star Day: Movie & Popcorn
Nov. 27-29
No School: Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 6
P.T.O. Kids Movie Night
Dec. 13
Mid-Terms Go Home Grade 6-8
Market Day in Gym
Dec. 19
Christmas Concert 6:30
Dec, 20
Assembly: Bubble Man 2:00
Dec. 23-Jan. 3 No School: Christmas Break
Jan. 6
School Resumes
Jan. 15-17
Dibels Testing Grades K-6
Jan. 20
No School: Teacher Professional
Development Day
Don’t forget to fall back this week.
Daylight Savings Time!
Danika Smith (Pre K) was cleaning up water that was all over the counter in the restroom.
Ava Nystrom & Anna Woodbury (second grade) covered up a gross scene :)
Loral Hankey, Mariah James-Titus, Serinity Walter, Juhi Patel, and Isabelle Villenueva (seventh grade) all helped
Mrs. Howes organize and wrap auction baskets.
Owenn McCrumb (fourth grade) stopped what he was doing to help his Pre K buddy.
Grace Gruesbeck, Nathan Bright, and Alyssa Spayd (seventh grade) help stuff Friday Folders.
Annabelle Ferris (fifth grade) & Mr. Warren both gave lunch to students who forgot theirs on a day they needed
to bring them for a field trip.
Kody Juhas (eighth grade) held the door open for a student who was running late and had arms full of stuff.
The lunch menu for the following week is as follows:
1. Little Caesers Pizza Tuesday: 1. Corndog Nuggets Wednesday: 1. Spaghetti
2. Hotdog
2. Chicken Patty
2. Bosco Sticks
3. Peanut Butter & Jelly
3. Peanut Butter & Jelly
3. Peanut Butter & Jelly
1. Tangerine Chicken
Friday: 1. Ham Sub
(Friday Fundraiser available)
2. Chicken Nuggets
2. Peanut Butter & Jelly
3. Peanut Butter & Jelly
A HUGE thank you to Island City Academy Board of Directors
Secretary Cathy Sayer! Great job on the first annual Island City
Academy 5k walk run “Dragon’s in the Woods” on Saturday, October
26th. Fun was had by all who attended. We are already looking
forward to next years event. Thank you again Mrs. Sayer.
It is that time of year when Island
City Academy begins the Box Top/
Campbell Soup Label Challenge.
The challenge starts on Monday,
November 4th and will run through
Monday, December 9th. Parents,
you can turn in your labels and Box
Tops to your child’s classroom
teacher. Please have your labels
counted and a note indicating how
many you have before turning them
in. The top class Pre-K to third and
top class fourth to eighth grade will
win a party of the teachers choice
the last week before Christmas
Break. Watch the Dragon Dialogue
each week to see how each class is
Island City Academy has a family
that is doing
embroidery. We
have two size of
logo’s to chose
from (stop by office
to see) The cost
for small logo is
$5.00 and $10.00
for the large logo.
Simply stop by the
office with your
shirt, sweat shirt, or
sweater to place
your order.
The Island City Academy P.T.O. Silent Auction is this
Saturday, November 2nd. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
This is a completely silent auction. There is no entry
fee to come and bid. Free child care service is available. The following items have been donated so far.
This list is changing daily. We encourage families,
friends, and neighbors to come and enjoy this worthwhile event. Come and get a head start on your holiday shopping.
A Touch of Edan - Basket of Soap etc.
Baby Blankets
Arrowhead Archery - (2) 1 hour Dart
Auto Zone - Cordless Drill & Tools
Auto Zone - Car Care Basket
Bare Minerals - Bag of Bare Minerals Items
Barnes and Noble
Bashful Bliss Wear - Snowman glass tile necklace
Bashful Bliss Wear - Teacher glass tile necklace
Big Daddies Bait 'N Tackle - Fishing Rod & Basket
of fishing gear
Bonnie View Golf Course - 2 Free Rounds of
Golf at Bonnie View
Carrie's Barber Shop - One Free Men's or Boy's Haircut
Celebration Cinema - $10 Gift Card and one popcorn
bucket with unlimited refills until April 1st
City of Eaton Rapids - Large photo of Eaton Rapids
Clinton Trail Tree Farm - Gift Certificate for
Wreath or Garland
Cutco Knife Gift Basket
CW Salon & Spa - $200 Gift Certificate
Discount Tire - $100 off
Discount Tire - $50 off
Discount Tire - Roto & Balance
Discount Tire - Roto & Balance
Dr. Hoppe - Teeth Whitening
Eastwood Veterinary Hospital - $50 Gift Certificate
Eaton Rapids Medical Center - 3 month membership
to Health Works Fitness Center & Tote Bag
Eaton Rapids Medical Center - 1 Year Family
Membership including Personal Training
Eighth Grade - Apple / Harvest Themed Basket
Eldorado Golf Course - 18 Holes of Golf for
2 with Cart
Express Yourself Photography - $200 Gift Certificate
Family Shooters Corral, Inc. - 1 Month Membership
Family Shooters Corral, Inc. - 1 Month Membership
Family Shooters Corral, Inc. - 3 Month Membership
Fifth Grade - Spongebob Basket
Fifth Grade - Hello Kitty Basket
First Grade - Candy Themed Baskets
Fourth Grade - MSU Themed Baskets
Glen Buege Automotive - (4) Oil Change
Grand Traverse Pie Co. - Pies
Greenstone Credit - Camping Chair
Hand Quilted Christmas Throw
Hastays - Floral Wreath
Hungry Howies - Pizzas, T-Shirts, Bracelets
Island City Blanket, mug, & hot cocoa basket
(embroidered by Ms. Cooper)
It's Your Hair Hair Salon - $20 Gift Certificate
Kane Heating & Cooling - $95 Certificate towards
products, maintenance, repair
Kindergarten - M&M Baskets
Milligan's Deer Processing - Deer Processing
MJ's Beach Club - (3) 1 Month Unlimited Tanning
Mr. M's (6) Gift Certificates
Mrs. Brininstool - Subway Lunch
Mrs. Fisher - Jam Basket
Mrs. Sutton - Christian Themed Basket
Official Michigan Jersey (North)
Onondaga Pizza Company Within Clones Country
Store - (3) 14" Specialty Pizza
Origami Owl Living Lockets - Locket with family &
love inside
Patty Cakes - Custom Cake
Pizza Hut - (3) One free Large Pizza
Players Choice - Wedge & Oakley Hat
Pre-K - Gift Card Basket
Ranch Life Plastics - (2) Window Box
Ranch Life Plastics - (2) Raised Garden
Scentsy - Fall Wax Warmer and three sets of
scented wax
Schuler Arts - Raku Workshop at Schuler Arts Gift
Certificate for Six
Second Grade - Book Themed Baskets
Seventh Grade - Beauty Themed basket
Seventh Grade - Sunday / Sundae Themed Basket
Shelly Odell Funeral Home - Basket of Hot cocoa,
mugs & more
Shutter Down - Family Setting
Sixth Grade - Tigers / Baseball Basket
Smith & Kitsmiller Insurance - (3)Candle, T-Shirt,
Calendar, Pen
Subway 3 Foot Party Sub
Third Grade - Tea / Cocoa Themed Baskets
Thirty One Gifts - Easy Breezy tote in black
floral brushstrokes
Your Creative Escape - (4) $15 Gift Certificates
36’ Fire Ring