All School News
Upper School Student Council will host a blood drive on Monday, March 12 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm. Our CCS community is welcome to donate on this day. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com with questions. Download the permission form here.
Campus Store – NEW HOURS
Beginning on Tuesday, February 13, the Crossings Campus Store will have new hours!
Basketball Regional Playoffs
Our Varsity girls and boys basketball teams will be hosting Regional playoffs with games starting on Thursday, February 22. Our CCS girls play Crescent on Thursday at 3:30 pm. The boys game featuring Crossings and Watonga will follow at 5:00 pm. The link to the brackets for girls and boys District and Regional play can be found on these OSSAA pages: BOYS; GIRLS. Admission is $5 for all adults and students. The only pass accepted at playoff games is the OSSAA Playoff Pass. Doors will open an hour before the first game. Booster Club needs help with concessions during the playoffs. Please sign up online.
Yearbook Love Lines
Love Lines for the 2017-18 CCS yearbook are due on Wednesday, February 21. Order forms and photos can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Payment can be turned in to any front office–please mark CCS yearbook in the memo.
Please let your child’s front office know if someone in your family has a confirmed case of the flu. Also, please be mindful of others during this flu and sickness season. If your child is sick, please do not send your child back to school until they are symptom free without medicine.
CCS Daddy Daughter Dance
The CCS Daddy Daughter Dance will be held Saturday, February 24 in the LS Event Lobby and Gym from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are available in the front office or you can download and print here. Turn in your ticket and payment to any front office. If you would like to volunteer, please sign up online.
Yearbook Reveal Videos
Check out the recently released videos showcasing pictures included in the 2017-18 yearbook! Click on links below for divisional videos.
Remember to buy your yearbook at jostens.com. The deadline for your personalized yearbook is February 23.
Moms’ Coffee Klatsch
Join us Friday mornings at 8:20 am at Percy’s Perk Place for moms’ social time of coffee, scripture and whispers of hope. Grab a beverage or snack and receive a fresh supply of mercy from God’s word, that is often needed so much more at the end of the school week!
Crossings and CAC Make Meal Planning Easy!
The Classical Arts Council (CAC) has partnered with local, family favorite restaurants to help support the Fine Arts programs at Crossings. These restaurants donate a portion of the proceeds to CAC when we dine with them and tell them we’re with Crossings. See the flyer for more information. Dine in or get it to go each month on the following days and locations:
Chick-fil-A – first Tuesday, Penn & Memorial, All Day
Tuckers Onion Burgers – second Monday, May & 150th, 4:00-9:00 pm
Revolve Pizza Kitchen – second Thursday, MacArthur & Memorial, 5:00-9:00 pm
Parents Who Pray
Join us for Parents Who Pray Wednesday mornings at 8:30 am in the Hospitality Room located at the east end of the Upper School gym. There is also a prayer room available in the middle school for private prayer. If you would be willing to coordinate a small prayer group, or want to find one to connect with, please email Kathleen Santos at email@example.com. May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit (Romans 15:13).
Your Amazon Purchase Can Support CCS!
Shop with a smile while supporting CCS! Sign up for free and every purchase you make on Amazon will result in a donation of 0.5% of your purchase price to Crossings Christian School! Simply click on the site here and login using your current Amazon account name and password.
Once you’ve registered your account with AmazonSmile, CCS will begin receiving funds with every purchase you make!
CCS Birthday Wishes
If you wish to pre-purchase (at least two weeks in advance) a birthday wish for your CCS student, please fill out this form and return it along with payment to any front desk.
LS Teacher Appreciation Week was absolutely wonderful. Thank you for everything you did to make everything so special. It is a joy to partner with all of you!
PTF is so grateful to our preschool and lower school families for helping to bless the teachers, students and staff at Little Light Christian School by purchasing items on their Amazon wish list! You can review and purchase from the list online. At checkout, select “LS PTF c/o Crossings Christian School’s Gift Registry Address” as the shipping address.
Pictures for PS/LS classes are Monday, February 19 and Tuesday, February 20. Please check with your child’s teacher for assigned times and dates of pictures. Order forms will be sent home on Tuesday, February 13.
Tuesday, February 20 // 7:00 pm // Performing Arts Center
**The “One Nation Under God” program will be performed by 4th graders in the Performing Arts Center.
Dr. Seuss’s birthday is Friday, March 2. We will celebrate by wearing jammies, drinking juice and reading Dr. Seuss books. (Please avoid jammies with spaghetti straps, short shorts, or very thin material! If you choose not to wear jammies, spirit wear should be worn.) Also, be sure and pack appropriate shoes for PE and recess.
This is a reminder that before care starts at 7:45 am. For the safety of our LS children, the LS front doors will remain locked until 7:45 am. If you are using after care, remember you must call and reserve a place in after care to ensure that we are properly staffed. Due to limited availability, schedule your drop-in early.
The next Knight Time assembly is Friday, March 2 at 2:30 pm in the Lower School Gym.
Students who leave school with an illness should remain home until they have been symptom free and fever free (without fever reducing medicine) or on antibiotics for a full 24 hours. Symptoms include a fever of 100 degrees or higher, vomiting or diarrhea, undiagnosed rash, strep throat or flu diagnosis, and contagious cold with watery nose, pink, red or itchy eyes, or persistent cough.
Our middle school students are invited to participate in Fun Fridays in February dress up days! Contact Mrs. Clark or any Student Council Officer with questions.
Friday, February 23 – Someone I admire (dress as your favorite athlete or super hero)
Join us during lunch time for 5th Grade Book Club! You will have first access to our new books in the library and get to talk about what you are reading with other students who love to read. To join the club, bring your lunch (a sack lunch from home) to the library on Tuesday, February 20th, during lunch. See Mrs. Schenk if you have any questions!
Join us during lunch time for 6th Grade Book Club! You will have first access to our new books in the library and get to talk about what you are reading with other students who love to read. To join the club, bring your lunch (a sack lunch from home) to the library on Thursday, February 22, during lunch. See Mrs. Schenk if you have any questions!
If your daughter is interested in being a part of the 2018-2019 MS Cheer squad or continuing on the squad, one parent is required to attend the mandatory cheer meeting on Monday, February 26 at 6:00 pm in the MS Library. During this meeting, you will receive information, expectations, and have questions answered. Tryouts will be March 26-28 and are for upcoming 7th & 8th grade students only. Contact Mrs. Dubbell or Mrs. Schenk if you have questions.
Friday, March 9 // 8:30 am-3:15 pm // Oklahoma Aquarium
Middle School sno cones will be Tuesday, February 27 at lunch. Remember to bring your $2 for a delicious sno cone!
Tuesday, March 13 // 7:00 pm // Performing Arts Center
**Please join the 5th grade class for A Night to Remember on Tuesday, March 13 at 7:00 pm in the Performing Arts Center.
Wednesday, March 14-Friday, March 16
Wednesday, March 14 – Science & Bible
Thursday, March 15 – Social Studies & Math
Friday, March 16 – English & Electives
Registration for the 7th & 8th grade Washington DC trip, summer of 2019, is now open. Please contact Mr. Sutton if you are interested in receiving information about the trip at firstname.lastname@example.org. Important note: This trip will only be offered every other year beginning with the 2019 trip.
Students in 9th-11th grades who are interested in running for Class Officer or Student Council Officer must attend one of the following required meetings to be eligible to run for office. Students can choose between Thursday, February 22 at 7:35 am or Thursday, February 22 at 3:00 pm. Both meetings will be in the Upper School Media Center. Please remember this is a required meeting for all students running for a position as a Student Council Officer or a Class Officer. Questions, please contact Mrs. Jensen at email@example.com.
Upper School sno cones will be Tuesday, February 20 at lunch. Remember to bring your $2 for a delicious sno cone.