The Cardinal Call

 

Cardinal Call

Week of October 9, 2017Best of SCV

Santa Clarita Christian School was voted a Favorite Private School in the Los Angeles Daily News 2017 Readers Choice Awards AND "Best Religious School" by Santa Clarita Valley's The Signal! Both are prestigious awards for our school. Thank you to all who voted!
 

Click here to download the October 2017 lunch menu.
 

SCCS Homecoming:  Get ready for HOMECOMING 2017 on Saturday, October 14 at 7 pm at Canyon High School, sponsored by Domino's Pizza.! It's time to "Light up the Night" and show what the SCCS Cardinal spirit is all about. Alumni BBQ and pre-game parade of grades of our elementary students with activities run by our SCCS SLC, begins at 6 pm. Kick-off is at 7 pm. Half-time activities include: parade of our homecoming court and crowning of our king and queen; entertaiment by our SCCS Cheerleaders and much more.

 

Winter Season K- 8th grade Sports: Sign-ups for winter sports will begin October 16th. An email with the link to sign-up will be sent from the athletic department on Monday, October 16th. The email will include the sports offered during the winter season and the cost of the sports as well practice days and times.If you are interested in signing up your child, please visit us at scccsathletics.cc. The due date to sign-up for winter sports is October 26th.


Mad ScienceSCCS Family Science Night: Make plans to attend SCCS's Family Science Night on Tuesday, October 24th from 6:30-8:30 pm! Highlights of the evening include: 6:30-7:30 - "Up, Up and Away" by Mad Science and 7:30-8:30 - Hands-on booths. This is for kindergarten through eighth grade students. The cost is $7 a student with a max of $20 per family (for families with 3 or more students); adults are free to accompany their students. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

 

Grandparents' Day: Join us Friday, October 27, 2017, from 7:45 to 11:30 am. Please note: if secondary students have a 7th period class, they will need to stay until noon. This is a special day for grandparent's to visit their grandkid's classroom and see more about what they are learning in the classroom! 
 

8th Annual PTF Jog-a-Thon!! The Jog-a-Thon, themed "Shine Bright" will be held Thursday, November 2, 2017! PTF aims to support and serve our school, administration, faculty, students and families: “Teaching minds, and Training Hearts for God.” Each year the Jog-a-Thon proceeds help the PTF to offset the costs of many school-wide events and enhancements and bless our wonderful school staff. The PTF has planned a lot of weekly, overall individual and classes prizes!

For the week of October 11- October 17: The class that raises the highest dollar amount on www.crowdrise.com/sccsptfjogathon from Wednesday, October 11 - Tuesday, October 17, at 11:59pm PST will be awarded the “Shine Bright” trophy to display in their classroom for the week, along with a class donut party. The top 3 students with the highest dollar amount raised for the week (October 11 - 17) ending Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 12:00am PST will be awarded the “Cardinal SurPRIZE” a box filled with surprise goodies....First Place: valued at $15, Second Place: valued at $10 and Third Place: valued at $5. As of 10/12, total funds raised were $5,270!!!!

Click here to download the CrowdRise instructions. Click here to setup your fundraising page.

 

Upcoming College Fair: Mark your calendars for the College of the Canyons Career Fair on Saturday, October 21st from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm!

 

SCCS Has TalentSanta Clarita Christian's Got Talent! SCCS is hosting its annual all-school talent show on Saturday, November 4, 2017. Tickets will go on sale the week of October 23rd. Please note: this will NOT be a fundraiser, but a fun family night watching the wonderful talent that SCCS students and staff have to offer!

 

Operation Christmas ChildOperation Christmas Child: Beginning November 6-10, 2017, CSF students will be distributing Operation Christmas Child boxes each morning (7:45-8:10am) in the courtyard and after school (2:45-3:10 pm).  Click here to view gift suggestions and learn how to best pack a shoebox. Students will collect filled shoeboxes each morning from November 13-17 each morning (7:45-8:10am) in the courtyard and after school (2:45-3:10pm). Your participation will be such a blessing!


Do you shop at Amazon, Ralphs, Vons, Pavilions, Whole Foods, Food 4 Less and Target? SCCS has enrolled in Amazon Smile, local grocery stores and eScrip's benefit! Now you have the opportunity to support SCCS while you shop! Click the links to see how you can participate.
 

SCCS is in need of Substitute Teachers: Are you interested in applying to be a substitute teacher? Do you have a friend who may be interested? Click here to apply now!
 

SCCS Shop on the Corner –  The shop on the corner has opened! The hours of operation are before school (7:30-7:45 am) and during junior high and high school lunch.  The shop has available the usual snacks and will be slowly adding school supplies, as well as coffee and hot chocolate.
 

Moms in Prayer: Join this special group of SCCS moms as they pray over our school, the administration, teachers, families and students, every Monday from 8:00 to 9:00 am in the church nursery.


SCCS Gear: Are you still wanting to order an optional uniform shirt? Click here to visit our campus store. Sweatshirts and hats are now available to order through our campus store. Athletic spirit wear items can be ordered through Noel Miranda.