Parent Note – March 21, 2022

PARENT NOTE – March 21, 2022
“Just LIVE it!”
James 1:22

SCHOOL NEWS
1. This is the last week of school before spring break.  We pray that our families have a safe and restful spring break!  School will resume on April 4.
2. Stop in and check out the lost & found table that is set up in the hallway by the office.  You just might find some of your child’s items there!  All items left over spring break will be given to etc…thrift store.

PTO NEWS
1. PTO has an outdoor activity for your family during spring break. We are calling it the Spring Break Scavenger Hunt! A flyer will be sent home this week with all the details. Families who submit photos will be entered into a drawing to win one of eight $25.00 Amazon gift cards! Have a great spring break!

TRIP NEWS
1. No TRIP orders due this week.  The next TRIP order due for physical cards is April 14th.  The TRIP program will be accepting physical gift card orders on Apr. 14, 21, and 28, May 12, 19, 26.  Contact Ann at trip@highlandchristian.org if you have a large order for physical cards that you would like to place before April 14th.
2. Zandstra’s Greenhouse gift certificates will be available to purchase the week of Apr. 11th.  Contact the TRIP office to purchase those certificates.
3. Shopwithscrip.com online ordering is available 24/7.    If you are not signed up for online ordering, contact the TRIP office at 219-838-0356, ext. 199 or by email at trip@highlandchristian.org.
4. TRIP Cash & Carry Gift Cards available to purchase are:  Amazon.com $100, Arby’s $10, Aurelio’s Pizza $20, Bass Pro Shops $25; Beggars Pizza $20, Burger King $10, Cabela’s $25; Carter’s/Osh Kosh $25, Chick-fil-A $10, Chipotle Mex. Gr. $10, Cracker Barrel $10, Culver’s $10, CVS Pharmacy $25, Dairy Queen $10, Domino’s $10, Family Express $25, Gordon’s (GFS) $25, Hohman Floral $10, Menards $25/$100, Miner Dunn Rest. $5, Pizza Hut $10, Potbelly $10, Qdoba Mex. Gr. $25, Red Lobster $25, Red Robin $25, Speedway $25/$50, Starbucks $25, Strack & Van Til Grocery $50/$100, Subway $10, Taco Bell $10, Teibel’s $25, Texas Roadhouse $25, Walgreens $25, Walmart/Sam’s Club $25/$50, Walt’s $100, Wendy’s $10. Contact the TRIP office to purchase these cards.
5. Team D (Shelly Witham, Shavonne Dennie, Mary Brinks, Becca Trepton) will be putting the TRIP orders together on Tues., Mar. 22nd.  Orders will be ready for pick up in the school office on Tuesday by 2:45 p.m.
6. TRIP Teams for Stuffing Orders:  Team A – Apr. 19; Team B – Apr. 26; Team C – May 3; Team D – May 17

COMMUNITY NEWS
1. Tryouts for the Illiana Christian High School 2022-2023 Competition and Game Day Cheerleaders are as follows:
• April 5th 7:00-8:00 (Parent and Cheerleader Info Meeting)
• April 18th 6:30-8:00 (Clinic)
• April 20th 6:30-8:00 (Clinic)
• April 22nd 5:00-8:00 (Tryouts)
No tumbling required.  Any questions may be sent to illianacheer@gmail.com
2. Information for the Purdue NW Basketball Youth Camp is available in the office.
3. ONLY 4 MORE SHADOW DAYS AVAILABLE AT ILLIANA CHRSTIAN HIGH SCHOOL! Reserve your spot today: https://forms.gle/Hkjp76R3Cqm1BqXNA
4. 8th Grade Parents: Be sure to register your soon-to-be freshmen for the 2022-2023 school year at Illiana Christian High School! Space is filling up quickly! Application is available @  https://www.illianachristian.org/admissions/