The King’s Academy seeks to provide spiritual growth and academic empowerment for promising students. Our students come from around the globe—an average of 17 countries are represented—and they leave profoundly changed by the welcoming culture that we call “family.”
Information of Interest
TKA News and Events: February 4, 2016
- February 5, 2016
- Posted by: Jerry Atchley
- Category: News and Events
ELEMENTARY DADDY-DAUGHTER DANCE TICKET PRE-SALES
TKA’S Third Annual Daddy-Daughter Dance for all K4-5th grade girls and their dads/granddads will be on Saturday, February 27 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at River Plantation Conference Center in Sevierville. The cost is $75 per couple and $15 for each additional student. Cost includes dinner and souvenir photo.
Moms can take the night off as the girls enjoy this one-on-one time with their dads. Dad can’t make it? Granddads, uncles, etc. are welcome to attend.
Order forms were sent home with students last Friday. Ticket pre-sales end tomorrow, February 5. Email Summer Delius for more information: email@example.com
TKA T-SHIRTS FOR SALE NEXT WEEK
Order your official TKA t-shirts to show your TKA Pride! Shirts are available in long and short sleeves. A brand new parent shirt is available as well. Click on the link at the bottom of this message to download an order form. All orders must be received by Friday, February 12. All t-shirts are $15.00 each and are approved for Friday dress-code.
MEDIC BLOOD DRIVE, February 10 from 11 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
TKA’s Science Department is sponsoring a Medic Blood Drive on campus. All donors will receive a free t-shirt and a Texas Roadhouse coupon. Additionally, Medic will award money to TKA if the total number of donors is more than 20% above our enrollment of juniors and seniors. The blood drive is open to family members and any others in our community who would like to participate. Help our school win money! Give Life! Give Blood! Unsure if you or your student can donate blood? Click on the following link to visit Medic’s website: http://medicblood.org/eligibility/
TKA YEARBOOK ORDERS
Please click on the link at the end of this email message for ordering instructions for the 2015-2016 TKA yearbook. There will be two separate yearbooks this year – one for elementary school and one for middle & high school. Visit www.balfour.com and search “The King’s Academy Seymour, TN” for the middle/high school yearbook or “The King’s Academy Elementary Seymour TN” for the elementary yearbook. Reduced pricing for a standard yearbook is available through the end of February: $25 for elementary and $35 for middle/high. Prices increase by $5 on March 1, 2016. If you have questions, please email Emily Tyre at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOTEWORTHY EVENTS FOR YOUR CALENDAR for the month of February:
February 8/9 – High School Chinese Classes – Field Trip
February 10 – Medic Blood Drive @TKA
February 11 – College Knowledge Night for current 11th grade students, Woody Auditorium, 6 p.m.
February 15 – Presidents’ Day Holiday – No School
February 20 – Science Olympiad Regional Tournament @ Lee University
February 23 – ACSI Music Festival, Woody Auditorium
February 24-26 – 8th Grade Class Trip to Ohio
February 25-March 4 – Senior Class Trip
February 27 – Daddy-Daughter Dance for Girls in Grades K4-5
February 28 – Spring Info Session for prospective families, 1:15 p.m., Ashe Cafeteria
- TKA Student Art Selected for Sevier County Art Show on
- TKA Students Finish Strong at Science Olympiad Competition on
- Kaiyi Jiang Named Finalist for the Dongrun-Yao Science Award on
- Weeds or Grass: Principles from the Principal on
- Around the World and Home Again – TKA Alumni Share Global Experiences with Current Elementary Students on