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TKA News & Events: December 16, 2015
- December 16, 2015
- Posted by: Jerry Atchley
- Category: News and Events
TACKY CHRISTMAS SWEATER & JEANS DAY, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17
CLASSES DISMISS AT NOON ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18 – LUNCH WILL NOT BE SERVED AND THERE IS NO AFTERCARE
PLASTIC CAPS ARE READY FOR TRANSPORT
Mrs. Pitney has gathered and weighed all of the plastic caps that were turned in. Now, she needs help loading ALL 85 BAGS onto the trailer to take Indiana. If your student is in need of service hours, this is a great opportunity! Please meet at the Boys Dorm at 3:15 p.m. on Thursday, December 17 if you can help. Mrs. Pitney is pleased to announce that she will return with two picnic tables (one regular and one handicap accessible) and three 6-ft. benches. Two benches will go on the large elementary playground and one will go on the small elementary playground. Also, any donations to offset the cost of the benches would be greatly appreciated!
LAST CALL FOR MITTEN TREE DONATIONS
The last day to donate gloves, hats or scarves to the Mitten Tree is Friday, December 18. The Mitten Tree is located in the entrance of the Ogle Building. All donations go to C.R.O.S.S. ministries in Seymour.
CALENDARS STILL AVAILABLE
Earlier this year, our seniors sold 2016 calendars as a fundraiser for their mission trip to Guatemala. Mr. Ayers has extra calendars if anyone would like to purchase one. They are $10 each and have Bible verses in either KJV or NIV. Please email Mr. Ayers if you would like to purchase a calendar, firstname.lastname@example.org.
TKA TERVIS TUMBLERS FOR SALE
Mrs. Polk has authentic Tervis Tumblers with the official TKA logo. Large tumblers and coffee mugs are available for $20 each. These durable cups are a great way to show your TKA spirit on the go! Please contact Mrs. Polk to purchase your TKA Tervis Tumbler – email@example.com. The supply is limited, so get your tumbler today!
NOTEWORTHY EVENTS FOR YOUR CALENDAR
December 7-18 – Mitten Tree Collection, Ogle Elementary Building
December 17 – Tacky Christmas Sweater & Jeans Day for all students & staff
December 18 – Classes dismiss at Noon; dorms close at 5 p.m.
December 21-January 1, 2016 – Christmas & New Year holidays
January 3 – Dorms reopen at 3 p.m.
January 4 – Classes resume