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TKA News and Events: January 7, 2016
- January 7, 2016
- Posted by: Jerry Atchley
- Category: News and Events
MOVIES AT THE ACADEMY – POSTPONED
Our Parent-Teacher Fellowship’s annual “Movies at the Academy” has been postponed from its originally scheduled date this Friday, January 8. An announcement will be made when a new date is set.
MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL – TONIGHT (Thursday)
Come out to cheer on our middle school basketball teams as they host Grace Christian Academy at Stokely Gym tonight. JV Boys play at 5, Varsity Girls play at 6, and Varsity Boys play at 7 p.m. Go Lions!
FINANCIAL FREEDOM WORKSHOP OFFERED
TKA instructor Jesse Martin is leading a free, four-part workshop on Financial Freedom in TKA’s Clark Library on January 12, 14, 19, and 21 from 7 – 8 p.m. The workshop emphasizes Biblically-based principles of stewardship and teaches how to leave a financial legacy for your family. This workshop is open to all members of the TKA family: parents, grandparents, teachers, high school seniors, alumni, etc. Mr. Martin is a district leader with Primerica, and has taught Financial Freedom principles to families, churches, and businesses. No solicitations will be made during this workshop. For more information or to register, contact Mr. Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org. RSVP by January 10. Please click on the link at the end of this email for full details.
If you have extra coffee mugs and/or cereal bowls that you no longer need, our dorms would love to have them. Please put them in a bag with Mrs. Koss’ name on the outside and leave them in the HS office. Thank you!
NOTEWORTHY EVENTS FOR YOUR CALENDAR – January
These events, along with all athletic events, are available on the RenWeb calendar. The RenWeb app allows you to download all events (including directions, if available) directly to your phone calendar. As the winter months approach, inclement weather could cause schedule changes, particularly for athletics. Please consult the RenWeb calendar for the most current details.
January 7 – Middle School Basketball games, Stokely Gym, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
January 9 – Junior League Basketball games, Tibbetts Building, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
January 10 – Middle & High School Football Banquet, Tibbetts Building, 1:30 p.m.
January 11 – Seniors meet with Balfour rep for graduation announcements, Woody Auditorium, 10:30 a.m.
January 13 – Geography Bee, Woody Auditorium, 1:30 p.m.
January 14-18 – High School Choir/Orchestra Disney Workshop
January 18 – Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday – No School
January 20 – Seniors order graduation announcements from Balfour rep, Clark Library, 12:30 p.m.
January 22 – Schoolwide Pep Rally, Tibbetts Building, 2 p.m.
January 25-29 – ECON Week for High School Economics Students
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