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February 16, 2018 Update

posted Nov 22, 2013, 8:30 PM by Barend Blom   [ updated Feb 16, 2018, 2:47 AM by Robert Chadduck ]


February 16, 2018

 “”In Christ are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge” (Colossians 2:3)


THANK YOU! Thank you to all the families who volunteered to host the Watoto kids and sponsors last week! We hope you enjoyed hosting them as much as they enjoyed being with you!


CONGRATULATIONS to Leo Katsuda who passed the Eiken test in Practical English Proficiency at Grade 1. We are proud of you!


IT’S TIME FOR THE KCS TALENT SHOW! Student Council will once again host an evening that includes a simple dinner, fellowship, and a showcase of talented KCS students, staff, and parents.  Important information (and some changes from previous years!) is listed below.  Dinner is your choice of chicken chili (white chili) or beef chili (red chili) with a side salad followed by fruit for dessert. We hope you will join us!


Date: Friday, February, 23rd 

Place: the KCS Hall                  

Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm; Dinner: 5:15 pm

Doors open at 5:00; Talent Show: 6:30 pm



Large chili = ¥600

Small chili = ¥400

KCS Students are FREE


After dismissal from classes in the afternoon, students in grades 7-8 will be allowed to stay on campus as usual (outdoors under indirect staff supervision). Students in grade 1-6 will need parent supervision if they wish to stay on campus.


ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM VISITS are Thursday, February 22nd. This is a day when KCS parents of elementary students may visit the following classes. Because of limited space, there are two classes parents of 1 and 2nd grade students may choose from. Please let Mrs. Mason know which of the two classes you would like to visit. For KCS parents of 5th and 6th graders, please let Miss Marraudino know which class you would like to visit. Please arrive before class begins so you do not interrupt the class. Please do not enter or leave the classroom when the class is in session.

222日(木)に小学部クラスの参観が開催されます。KCS小学部生徒の保護者の方々は、下記時間内で見学可能です。KCS12年生の生徒の保護者は、MathLanguage Artsのどちらかを選んでいただき、Mrs. Masonにお知らせください。KCS56年生の生徒の保護者は、どのクラスを見学希望かMiss Marraudinoにお知らせください。授業開始前に入室をお願い致します。授業が行われている最中は、入退出は避けていただくようお願い致します。



Bible for Grades 3-4 (Ms. Yamada)


Math for Grades 1-2 (Mrs. Mason) or 10:50-11:40 Language Arts for Grades 1-2


See above for information on visiting Miss Marraudino’s classes.



Meal Order form for week of February 19th   

Talent Show Order



February 22: Elementary Classroom Visits (Grades 1-6) 

February 23: Talent Show

March 2: 1st Grade Entrance Testing

March 5: PTF Meeting

March 9: Teacher In-Service Day (no school for students)

March 16: Spring field trips

March 21: National Holiday

March 30: 3rd Quarter ends/Spring Festival


Bible Verse of the Week – 1 Thessalonians 5:21-22

Test them all; hold on to what is good, reject every kind of evil.


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