Article regarding video game addiction, Dads and Donuts and more
January 16, 2019
Eagle Weekly: Article regarding video game addiction, Dads and Donuts and more
Video Gaming: Understanding our students and your children is a big part of our partnership in Christian, college preparatory education. Dr. Tim Elmore and his team are helping lead the charge in understanding Generation Z. Mr. Carson reads his blog regularly and feels this week’s edition is of particular interest to our community. His blog for this week focuses on the challenges children are facing when it comes to video game addiction, specifically Fortnite. If this is something you are dealing with, please take a minute to read their comments. They offer some reasons behind the addiction and some practical steps to help move children away from this addiction.
Dads and Donuts: We invite all PK2 - 12th grade dads, grandfathers, uncles, and father figures to join us on Friday, January 25th between 7:45 - 8:30 for coffee and donuts sponsored by Krispy Kreme! Get a great start to your day with a fun and memorable time with your kids!
100th Day of School: We will celebrate our 100th day of the 2018-19 school year on Friday, January 25th. Lower School students may wear a 100th day of school t-shirt or a CCS t-shirt and jeans.
Basketball Concession Volunteers Needed: Please sign up here if you can help.
Drama Spring Play: Preparations are underway for this year’s drama play, “Best in the West”. Come join us on March 14, 2019 for a fun time of entertainment from the CCS drama club cast! Shows are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. (elementary matinee) and 7:00 p.m. Cost of admission is $5.
Yearbook (PK2 - 6th grade): Don’t miss out on getting a yearbook! February 15th is the deadline to order. The cost is $45, order online HERE, send cash or check with your student payable to: Conway Christian Yearbook. (Students in grades 7-12 receive a yearbook as part of tuition, but you can order additional copies.)
January and February Dates to Remember:
January 21 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – No School
January 25 - Dads and Donuts sponsored by Krispy Kreme
January 25 - 100th Day of School
February 6 - Professional Development - Early Dismissal; LS dismissal @ 1:10; US dismissal @ 1:20
February 15 - Yearbook order deadline
February 18 - President’s Day Holiday – No School