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Warrior Weekly for February 17-23

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NEXT WEEK’S DATES TO REMEMBER: 

Sun
Mon 02/18 8:30 – 10:00 Upper School Parents Meeting: Diploma Plans, Scheduling, etc.
11:30 All-House Meetings
3:30 JH Tennis vs. CTK (Lakeridge)
Tues 02/19 TBD HS Basketball Area Playoffs
3:30 HS Tennis vs. CTK @ Lakeridge
Wed 02/20 11:30 Upper School Chapel
Thu 02/21 11:00 Grand Tour Meeting
11:00 HS Tennis vs. All Saints (Lakeridge)
7:00 Parent Preview
Fri 02/22 TBD HS Basketball Regional Playoffs
7:00
All Pro Dad’s Day
Sat 02/23 TBD HS Basketball Regional Playoffs
TBD PSIA District Meet at CTK

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:
Monday 02/25: Fall 2019 Registration Opens for existing KPA families
Monday 02/25: Dodge for DC
Tuesday 02/26: Kingdom Singers and Warrior Praise Choir sing at the Lady Raider basketball game!

All-School News

If you missed the Community Update Meeting and Family Appreciation Night on Monday, 2/11, you will be contacted soon to make up the meeting. Registration for fall 2019 will open on February 25, and at least one parent needs to have attended the meeting or makeup in order to register.

We are excited about our school-wide spring fundraiser and service project, Feed the Need! Watch the videos below and check your email to learn more about Feed the Need, and please be in prayer about how YOUR family can be involved!

Feed the Need Kickoff Opening message
Feed the Need Kickoff Closing Message

 

Grammar School News

Ms. Mock’s class was excited to get a special delivery in their fractions lesson this week. Who doesn’t love learning math when pizza is involved?

Upper School News

Our new Let’s Talk video for the week is now live! Follow the link below to hear more from our 11th grade Discipleship teacher, Scott Hall, about what it looks like to care for all of God’s creation!

Pre-Algebra students used their knowledge of solving proportions to create scale drawings of the classroom. Measurements were taken and converted to scale for their drawings. Some students added extra details!

Athletics News

Congrats to our Varsity BB teams as our girls were undefeated in district play and district champions!  Boys were 10-2 and co-champions in the district.   Both are advancing to the playoffs and here are some additional details:
Bi-District round (1st round)
Saturday, Feb 16
Girls:   Bye, no game
Boys:  Playing The Westwood School from Dallas at a neutral site.   We will be playing at Wichita Christian at 1 pm.
Area round (2nd round)
Tuesday, Feb 19
Girls:   Home game.  Time and Opponent TBD
Boys:  If they win Saturday, depending on opponent, we will be playing in Dallas at 5pm or playing a home game (time TBD).
Regional round (3rd round)
Friday or Saturday, Feb 22/23
Girls and Boys will both be playing at a neutral site if they win in the Area round.
State Championship (Final Four) in Waco
Girls:  March 1 and March 2
Boys:  February 28 and March 1
Thank you for the outstanding support this season!   We have the best fans and we hope many of you can make it to cheer on your Warriors during the playoff run!

 

Congratulations to Coach Jonas, Coach Chapman and Coach Salas as their JH BB teams both made the championship game in the WTCAA tournament (10 private schools from LBB/AMA/Plainview).  The girls team had a great season and did outstanding in the tournament!

Our boys also had a great season and finished strong in the tournament.  They fought hard to the end but lost in the championship game!

All of our JH Basketball players did a great job glorifying God as they competed and did an outstanding job representing the school.   Congratulate the students on a great season, when you see them next!

#gowarriors

Fine Arts News

Warrior Weekly for February 10-16, 2019

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NEXT WEEK’S DATES TO REMEMBER: 

Sun
Mon 02/11 11:30 House leaders meeting
3:30 – 5:30 Bake Sale & Booster Club Garage Sale
7:00 Family Appreciation and Community Update AND Feed the Need Kick Off
Tues 02/12 TBD Boys varsity basketball game (opponent, time and place TBD)
Wed 02/13 11:30 Student Ambassadors Meeting
3:30 Bake Sale and Booster Club Garage Sale
Thu 02/14 TBD HS Tennis at SPCHEA tournament
5:30 Varsity Girls basketball vs. Midland Christian
Fri 02/15 TBD HS Basketball Bi-District Playoffs
Sat 02/16 Happy Birthday Mrs. Squires!!!
TBD HS Basketball Bi-District Playoffs

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:
Monday 02/18: Upper School Parents Meeting: Diploma Plans, Scheduling, etc.
Thursday 02/21 : Grand Tour Meeting

All-School News

Monday, February 11th is our Family Appreciation & Community Update meeting. At least one parent per family is required to attend in order to register children for next school year. If you need childcare, please RSVP here by Friday afternoon.

 

Grammar School News

First Grade celebrated 100 days of school with fun activities! Each student used 100 Legos to make a creation. Then students experimented making 100 drops of water and stacking 100 pennies. A 100 yummy snack was made and fun t-shirts were made to commemorate that First Graders are 100 days smarter!

Third grader Brody Barcheers won third place in the K-5 Unrated section of the Check with Tech chess tournament last Saturday. Way to go, Brody!

Friday enrichment classes test the water resistance and stain ability of fabrics before determining the effectiveness of laundry detergents.

Upper School News

Athletics News

The boys JV basketball team went out for dinner to celebrate a great season!  The boys worked hard every game and gave God the glory as they played.  It was a fun season and they set the bar high for all future JV teams!  Congrats on an undefeated season (11-0) and jumpstarting the JV program moving forward. 

Fine Arts News

Warrior Weekly for February 3-9, 2019

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NEXT WEEK’S DATES TO REMEMBER: 

Sun
Mon 02/04 In-Season Golf starts (Monday/Tuesday and Thursday)
In-Season Track Starts (M-F)
4:00 7th Grade Girls Basketball @ Plainview Christian
5:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball @ Plainview Christian
6:00 8th Grade Girls Basketball @ Plainview Christian
Tues 02/05 6:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball @ Holy Cross
7:30 HS Boys Varsity Basketball @ Holy Cross
Wed 02/06 11:30 Upper School Chapel
Thu 02/07 TBD JV Tennis Tournament – Denver City
4:00 7th Grade Girls Basketball vs Sharp Academy
5:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball vs Sharp Academy
Fri 02/08 Happy Birthday Mr. Chapman!!
TBD Varsity Tennis Tournament – Denver City
3:00 Feed the Need Pep Rally for students
6:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball vs WF Notre Dame
7:30 HS Girls Varsity Basketball vs WF Notre Dame
Sat 02/09 Happy Birthday Mrs. Sherrod!!
TBD WTCAA Basketball Championship

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:
Monday 02/11: Family Appreciation and Community Update AND Feed the Need Kick Off
Wednesday: 02/13 College Rep for School of Rhetoric
Monday: 02/18 Upper School Parents Meeting: Diploma Plans, Scheduling, etc.

All-School News

Yearbooks are for sale! Order yours today here. Prices are $40 and will go up after Spring Break. 

We are very grateful to Mighty Wash! Through their School Spirit Facebook competition, KPA was awarded with a $1000 check, and two of our very own teachers were awarded with $500 gift cards to Teacher Heaven and carwashes from Mighty Wash. Congratulations, Mrs. Cunningham and Mrs. Mock! 

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Warrior Weekly for January 27-February 2

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NEXT WEEK’S DATES TO REMEMBER: 
          SPIRIT WEEK

Sun
Mon 01/28 11:30 House leaders meeting
4:00 7th Grade Girls Basketball @ All Saints
5:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball @ All Saints
6:00 8th Grade Girls Basketball @ All Saints
7:00 8th Grade Boys Basketball @ All Saints
Tues 01/29 11:00 Huntington Test results
6:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball vs Plainview Christian (home)
7:30 HS Boys Varsity Basketball vs Plainview Christian (home)
Wed 01/30 11:30 Pep Rally
Thu 01/31 4:00 7th Grade Girls Basketball @ Trinity Christian
5:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball @ Trinity Christian
6:00 8th Grade Girls Basketball @ Trinity Christian
7:00 8th Grade Boys Basketball @ Trinity Christian
7:00 JV Boys BB vs Lubbock Christian (home)
Fri 02/01 11:30 House games -Liddell
4:00 HS BB Alumni/faculty games
6:30/7:30 Winter Dinner (6:30) and Dance (7:30)
Sat 02/02 9:00 School of Rhetoric service project at South Plains Food Bank
TBD WTCAA  Basketball Tournament – TBD

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:
Monday 02/11: Family Appreciation & Community Update/Feed the Need Kickoff
Friday 02/13: College Rep for School of Rhetoric Read More

Warrior Weekly for the week of January 20-26, 2019

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NEXT WEEK’S DATES TO REMEMBER: 

Sun
Mon 01/21 11:30 All-House meetings
5:00 JH Boys BB vs. St. Anns (home)
5:00 7th Grade Girls Basketball @ Talkington
6:00 8th Grade Girls Basketball @ Talkington
7:00 HS Boys JV Basketball vs. Trinity Christian (home)
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY
Tues 01/22 8:30 Huntington SAT Prep Date
6:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball vs Holy Cross (home)
7:30 HS Boys Varsity Basketball vs Holy Cross (home)
Wed 01/23 11:30 Upper School Chapel
3:00 Booster Club meeting
Thu 01/24 TBD 8th Grade Basketball Tournament @ CTK
5:00 7th Grade Girls Basketball @ Sharp Academy
6:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball @ Sharp Academy
7:30 JV Boys basketball at Kress
Fri 01/25 TBD 8th Grade Basketball Tournament @ CTK
7:00 AM All Pro Dad’s Day
5:00 JV Boys Basketball vs. CTK (home)
6:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball vs CTK (home)
7:30 HS Boys Varsity Basketball vs CTK (home)
Sat 01/26 TBD 8th Grade Basketball Tournament @ CTK
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MRS. KING!!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:

Wednesday 01/30: 11:00 Pep Rally
Friday 02/01 : HS BB Alumni/faculty games
Friday 02/01: Winter Dinner and Dance
Saturday 2/2: School of Rhetoric Service Project @ South Plains Food Bank (9 AM-12 PM)
Wednesday  02/13: College Rep for School of Rhetoric

All-School News

We have a number of students who dance at Christ in the Arts. They all did a beautiful job in last week’s performance, called “Reborn.”

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Warrior Weekly for the weeks of December 23-January 19

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MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:
Monday 1/7: HS Basketball Practice Starts Up
Tuesday 1/8: HS Varsity Basketball @ Plains 5:00 & 6:30
Wednesday 1/9:  Happy Birthday Mrs. Jonas!!!
Thursday  1/10:  Happy Birthday Mrs. Brown!!!
Thursday 1/10-12: 8th Grade Basketball Tournament @ Lazbuddie
Friday 01/11: HS Boys JV Basketball vs Sharp Academy 4:30
Friday 01/11: HS Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball vs WF Christ Academy 6:00 & 7:30
Saturday 01/12: HS Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball vs WF Christ Academy 11:00 & 12:30
Monday 1/14: Start spring semester
Saturday 01/19: Happy Birthday Mrs. Dowell!!!
Saturday 01/19: Rhetoric winter party

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Creating Memories That Last: Holiday Traditions

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By Nick Clifton, Director of Student Development

Rhythms and traditions in life are important, especially for children. Traditions allow children to hold on to something expected and knowable, and this becomes even more vital as those children step into the tumultuous and ever-changing days of adolescence. To have family rhythms and traditions that they can rely on is tantamount to creating a “safe space,” within our home for our children. This is one of the greatest qualities of the Christmas season – it comes with so many opportunities to create family traditions and shared experiences that we as families can cling onto and cherish for years to come. Plus, the great thing about traditions is that it is never too late to start one! So here are a few ideas of some family Christmas traditions that you can consider bringing to your home this year:

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Week of December 16th-22nd

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NEXT WEEK’S DATES TO REMEMBER:

Sun
Mon 12/17 11:00 Logic & Rhetoric: Patriot’s Pen & Voice of Democracy Awards
4:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball @ CTK
5:00 8th Grade Girls Basketball @ CTK
6:00 8th Grade boys Basketball @CTK
7:00 JV Boys Basketball @ CTK
Tues 12/18 11:45 Discipleship Team Lunch
Happy Birthday Mr. Hise!hot
Wed 12/19 11:00 HOT LUNCH – BBQ
Thu 12/20 Happy Birthday Mr. Hise!
Fri 12/21 LAST DAY OF CLASSES (no Friday enrichment for grammar school)
4:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball vs Lazbuddie
5:30 HS Boys Varsity Basketball vs Lazbuddie
Sat 12/22  

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:
Monday 01/07: HS Basketball Practice Starts Up
Tuesday 01/08: HS Varsity Basketball @ Plains 5:00 & 6:30
Monday 01/14: Start spring semester

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Warrior Weekly for the week of December 9-15, 2018

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NEXT WEEK’S DATES TO REMEMBER: 

Sun 12/9
Mon 12/10 11:30 All-house meetings
4:00  7th Grade Girls Basketball vs All Saints
5:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball vs All Saints
6:00 8th Grade Girls Basketball vs All Saints
7:00 8th Grade Boys Basketball vs All Saints
Tues 12/11 11:30 Grand Tour Meeting
6:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball @ Plainview Christian
7:30 HS Boys Varsity Basketball @ Plainview Christian
Wed 12/12 Happy Birthday Mr. Langhennig
10:00 12th Rhetoric: Deliberative Speeches
11:30 Upper School Chapel
Thu 12/13 Happy Birthday Mr. Davis
Happy Birthday Mrs. Robertson
3:00 HS Girls Varsity @ WF Christ Academy
4:30 HS Boys Varsity @ WF Christ Academy
4:00 7th Grade Girls Basketball vs San Jacinto
5:00 7th Grade Boys Basketball vs San Jacinto
6:00 8th Grade Girls Basketball vs San Jacinto
7:00 8th Grade Boys Basketball vs San Jacinto
Fri 12/14 10:00 12th Rhetoric Deliberative Speeches
6:00 HS Girls Varsity Basketball @ Wichita Christian
7:30 HS Boys Varsity Basketball @ Wichita Christian
Sat 12/15  

MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE UPCOMING DATES:
Monday 12/17: Patriot’s Pen and Voice of Democracy awards (SoL & SoR)
Friday 12/21: Last day of classes for the fall semester; NO Friday Enrichment for Grammar School

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