Calendar Highlights & Mark Your Calendars
|Monday, August 7th||Back to School Open House
|Tuesday, August 8th||First Day of School – Half Day
Lower School Dismissal @ 11:15
Upper School Dismissal @ 11:45
|Friday, August 11th||Back To School Bash, 5:30 – 7:30 pm|
Please note this is not an all-inclusive school calendar. Always check the Google Calendar for additional events, updates and detailed information.
WCA Open House Monday, August 7th
Westminster Christian Academy will kick off the new school year with our Back to School Open House on Monday, August 7th. This event will be a time to get student schedules, meet the teachers, drop off school supplies, buy spirit wear and PE uniforms and much more!
9:00 am – New Family Orientation, upper school gymnasium: All new families should report to the gym for a time of information and welcome to the WCA community.
10:00 am – Meet the Teacher, upper and lower school students: During this time, all families will have the opportunity to receive student schedules, visit the classrooms and meet our staff.
Look forward to seeing you all there!
First Day of School = Early Dismissal Day
Tuesday, August 8th at 8 am school is back in session! Please note that the first day back is a half day for students. Students will be dismissed as follows:
Lower School Dismissal at 11:15 am
Upper School Dismissal at 11:45 am
Thank you in advance for your assistance!
Back to School Bash 2017
Join us as we begin another great year at Westminster Christian Academy at our Back to School Bash on Friday, August 11th from 5:30 -7:30 pm. We will gather at the field house for dinner on the lawn and WCA will provide BBQ and drinks.
What to bring?
PreK & 1st: Fruit or Vegetable
2nd – 4th: Mac & Cheese, Baked Beans or Slaw
5th – 7th: Your favorite salad – green, pasta, potato or otherwise!
8th – 11th: Dessert
This is a great time of fellowship and a wonderful opportunity to welcome our new families. Don’t forget to bring chairs or blankets for seating and we look forward to seeing you there! If you have any questions, please contact Amy Chisholm, firstname.lastname@example.org.
WCA Summer Reading
Hopefully your student(s) have completed their reading, but if you have any questions, please follow this link to the “Forms & Lists” tab on the website. There you can find all the information you need to complete required summer reading and related forms to turn in during the first day(s) of school.
Back to School Supply Lists
Still need to shop for pencils, notebooks and paper? Before you hit the stores, you can find the back to school supply shopping lists here on the “Forms & Lists” tab on the website. Supply lists are organized by grade for your convenience.
WCA uniform items may be purchased by visiting LandsEnd.com and click on the “School” tab on the home page. From there, follow the “Find My School” tab and enter either the school name and city or the Westminster school code, 900052127, to reach the approved uniform items for your child(ren).
Spirit Wear and PE Uniforms
Spirit wear items and PE uniforms will be available for purchase from the school store during our back to school open house on August 7th. School store hours during the regular school year are Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 7:30 – 8:15 am.
WCA Lunch Program Beginning Soon
OrderLunches.com will be available soon to begin placing orders for lunch deliveries. Watch your inbox for details in the coming days!
As we enjoy our summer days, please remember the keep the following WCA families in your prayers. Also, please email Tami Butts (email@example.com) with updated and/or new prayer requests. It is an honor to pray for each other.
- Please be in prayer for Sabrina Garcia (Noah, 11th and Jacob, 9th) and her family. This summer she suffered from kidney and liver health issues and now faces a liver transplant. We will keep you posted on details as they become available, but in the meantime if you would like to help with lunches/dinner or in any other way, please contact Susan Snyder, firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Anderson Krieger (9th grade) and his family, as he continues his treatment for recurrent leukemia and prepares to return to school this fall.
- Brent Weatherly and his family. You can follow his journey and receive specific prayer requests. http://dbw26.wordpress.com.