Monday, September 1, 2014

News & Events - Sept 1, 2014 - Updated Schedule

September 1, 2013 - 

News & Events

September Picture

CFA - Calvary Family Association Meeting is tomorrow night Tuesday, September 2nd at 6:45 p.m.  Everyone is welcome and invited to help grow Calvary.


Back to School Night is next Tuesday, September 9th from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm.  The evening will begin with a welcome from Dr. C in the church, and then will adjourn to the classrooms. This is a great opportunity to partner with your child's teacher and hear about the exciting year ahead in the classroom.

                                                                 ~  See you there!

Calvary Calendar

1 - Labor Day - No School & No Calvary Club
2 - CFA (Calvary Family Association) - All are welcome to attend to help grow Calvary @ 6:45 pm
3 - Grandparents' Day - Chapel @ 8:40 am
9 - Back-to-School Night 6 pm - 7:30 pm
19 - Teacher In-Service Day - 11:30 a.m. Dismissal 
23-26 - 7th & 8th Grade Outdoor Ed Trip

12 - 7th & 8th Grade Partners in Worship
16 - Fall Pictures (more information to follow)
17 - Quarter 1 ends.  Teacher In-Service, Half-Day, 11:30 a.m. Dismissal
23 - Conferences 3:30 - 8:00 p.m.
24 - No School - Conferences 8:30 am - noon
30 - Walk for Cans

School Calendar Link:   2014-15 School Calendar

Parking Lot Safety
  • Cars must enter the parking lot from Via Arriba, and exit the parking lot on Via Magdalena before and after school.
  • Please park your car when dropping off or picking up students.
  • Students in grades Preschool through 4th grade must be walked to class by an adult.
  • Children must stay behind the blue line and ropes (near buildings) in the parking lot.
  • The speed limit is 5 mph.

Giving Back Gets Easy @ Calvary

Scrip Gift cards - Stop by or call the office for gift cards to local restaurants,  retailers, movie theaters, gas stations, iTunes, and more.  You purchase the card for the full value, and the vendor donates a percentage back to the Calvary!  No waiting in lines at the store or hassles finding parking!
e-Scrip -  Sign your Safeway Club Card up through eScrip and Safeway will donate 4% back to our school.  Go to to sign up or to renew your membership. (Membership must be renewed each year by Nov. 1st)  Many debit cards also participate; check online.
Target - Go to "" on Target's website or apply the register or customer service and vote for our school. You can purchase with a red card a donation will be made to Calvary Lutheran School.  Make sure you establish that you want to have your donation go to Calvary Lutheran School.

Coke Points - If you drink Coke or any of their products, you can cut the Coke Rewards code on the inside of box, or save the cap from the 2-liter bottle and send them to the school office. Or if you already have a Coke Rewards account, you can choose to donate your points to our school for cool school supplies!   


Box Tops - Clip and send box tops to class with your child each quarter, and the class with the most box tops wins either a free dress day or a class treat! 


Labels for Education - These work the same as the box tops--Clip, save, and send to school with your child for a free dress day or a home-baked treat! 


Office Depot - If you shop at Office Depot, you can use our number   

(# 70014535) and they will donate 5% back to our school to use on supplies!


Amazon offers a Give Back program called Amazon Smiles.  It is 0.5% of the purchase if the member designates the school beforehand as a part of their account settings.


S.H.A.R.E. cards can be picked up at the front office.  Using your S.H.A.R.E. card on qualified purchases at Lucky's, Save Mart, Smart Foods or Food Maxx earns Calvary Lutheran Schools its share of the annual S.H.A.R.E.S. donation - up to 3% of qualified purchases.