Calendar Highlights & Mark Your Calendars

1/24 OrderLunches.com Deadline for February Lunch Orders
Middle School Quiz Bowl State Competition
1/27 Lower School Fun Friday – Brett’s and Bowling
1/28 Mock Trial Regional Competition
1/31 Last day to receive discounted re-enrollment fee
2/11 Admissions Preview Day, 10 am
2/17 & 2/20 Winter Break – School Closed

Please note this is not an all-inclusive school calendar. Always check the Google Calendar for additional events, updates and detailed information.

Athletic Calendar Highlights

January 18th – 24th, WCA Basketball & Swimming
1/19 WCA Basketball HOME vs. Hebron Christian
          MS Boys 7th – 4:30 pm
          MS Girls – 5:30 pm
          MS Boys 8th – 6:30 pm
1/20 WCA Swim Meet vs. Walton Waves @ Morgan County
WCA Basketball AWAY vs. Shiloh Christian
          MS Boys – 5 pm
          V Boys – 6 pm
1/21 WCA Basketball AWAY vs. Notre Dame Academy
          MS Girls – 4 pm
          MS Boys – 5 pm
          V Girls – 6 pm
          JV Boys – 7 pm
 1/23 WCA Basketball AWAY vs. Gatewood
          MS Girls – 4 pm
          JV Boys – 5 pm
          V Girls – 6 pm
          V Boys – 7:30 pm

Please note this is not an all-inclusive athletic calendar. Always check the Google Calendar for additional events, updates and detailed information.

Middle School Quiz Bowl – They had the right answers!

Team Wins Runner Up In Region

Congratulations to Westminster’s inaugural Middle School Quiz Bowl team for winning Region Runner Up at the regional competition!  WCA took two teams to the quiz bowl on Tuesday, January 17th and Westminster Team 1 came in second place missing first place by one question.  Westminster will go to the state competition on Tuesday, January 24th. 

Team Members are:

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Pictured are both teams with the region runner up trophy. Coaches are Tollie Ediger, Kelly Cole, and Tiffany Rasmussen.

Re-Enroll now for 2017-2018

icon-logoRe-enrollment is now open for the 2017-18 school year.  Families completing their re-enrollment packet by January 31 will receive a discounted re-enrollment fee of $75 per student.

The online re-enrollment process is easy to complete but here’s a quick “how to”:

  • log in to your ParentsWeb account
  • click “family information” from the menu on the left
  • click “enrollment/re-enrollment”
  • complete the online packet for each of your students

If you have any questions, contact Taylor Smith, tsmith@wcalions.org or 706-769-9372

As always, we are so thankful for the confidence and support that you, the WCA families, have demonstrated in our school. Please join us as we pray for our returning families and the new families that will be brought to our community.

Coffee and art.  These two are definitely made for each other.

WCA Student Art Exhibit at Jittery Joe’s Epps Bridge

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Out and about?  Please take the opportunity to stop by the Epps Bridge Jittery Joe’s to enjoy an exhibit of Westminster student artwork and an excellent cuppa joe!   The show is comprised of several 8th grade and high school pieces and will be on display through the middle of February.  Coming up soon, there will be an evening artist’s reception featuring live music and coffee drink specials.   Watch the announcements for details in the coming weeks.  Congratulations to all students whose artistic talents are on display!

 

OrderLunches.com Open for February Lunch Orders

Screen Shot 2017-01-17 at 11.19.24 PMYou can now place lunch orders for the month of February on OrderLunches.com.  Please know that the deadline for placing February orders is Tuesday, January 24th.

As always, to place an order, please go to OrderLunches.com and log in to your account. If this is your first time to place an order, you will need to create an account. After clicking the “register” link, enter the school code WCA319 and follow the prompts to complete your registration. You will need to complete a profile for each student designating them as either upper school or lower school to ensure that you have access to the correct menu items. Questions? Please contact Tami Butts, tbutts@wcalions.org or 706-769-9372.

We need You!

Field Day 2017 Volunteer Opportunities

field dayThe calendar says winter but plans are already underway for the great springtime event, Field Day 2017!  This day of fun in the sun is planned for Friday, April 21st and your help is needed.  It will take many volunteers to make field day a success.  The morning is filled with friendly competition and then all students released to go home at noon.  If you are interested in helping with preparations or managing activities on the actual day, please contact Elizabeth Clement at ehclement@gmail.com or 210.464.0208.  Your assistance is greatly appreciated!

Prayer Requests

As the body of Christ, we have the privilege of praying for each other. If you have a prayer request that you would like to have included here, please contact Tami Butts, tbutts@wcalions.org.

There are members of our community in need of our faithful prayer support. These families have set up blogs that you can follow to keep up to date. As you read the blogs, there is much to pray for and much for which to be thankful.

  • For updates and specific prayer requests for the Needham family (Linley 6th), please read Susanna Needham’s blog to follow their families journey as 3 yr. old, Beck, is undergoing treatment for leukemia. For questions, or to address immediate needs, please contact Julie Tomlin (rblessedhome6@gmail.com).
  • Westminster student Hodge Rivers (K) is undergoing treatment for Hodgkins Lymphoma. You can follow Hodge’s journey at his caring bridge site, caringbridge.org/hodgerivers.
  • Please be in prayer for Brent Weatherly and his family. He has started a blog where you can follow his journey and receive specific prayer requests. http://dbw26.wordpress.com.
  • Thank you for your continued prayers for Hannie Lanclos and her family as she continues her path of healing. She is a daily testimony to God’s goodness!

Thank you for lifting up these members of our WCA family.

Prayer requests are included here at the request, or with the permission, of the family.