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    Announcement: 2014-10-10


    By Katie Jacobson,writer

    The next SAT test will be on Oct. 11. The next ACT test will be Oct. 25. Registration ends Sept. 19, with a late fee for Sept. 20-Oct. 3. Students may sign up for the test here. If students are looking for a test prep option, please contact Michelle Warkentin in the academic office or at [email protected] for more information.

    Congratulations to Sally Rudolfs, Amber Wilson, and Cayla Rivas for winning first place in the High School Chalk Drawing Contest at the Fresno Fair! This is the first time Fresno Christian has won since the contest began about fourteen years ago.

    The new JH sports season is starting soon. Signups for boys basketball, boys soccer and girls soccer are being taken in the athletic office until this Friday, Oct. 10. Practices will begin the week of Oct. 13.

    We are still accepting applications for individuals to coach the junior high teams. If you know of anyone looking for a coaching position, please have them contact Mick Fuller, Jon Penberthy or Michelle Morse or call the FC athletic office at 299-1695 ext 123.

    Winter sports for high school are beginning pre-season workouts. HS girls soccer will have conditioning workouts 3 days per week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) starting on Oct. 21. Other teams’ workout times will be published when that information is available.

    Book Buddies meets every Thursday during lunch. For more information, click here.

    The PSAT will be offered at Fresno Christian on Oct. 15. The PSAT is mandatory for all juniors (pre-paid in tuition). The test is also recommended for all sophomores.

    Homecoming week is Oct. 27-31. Each high school class will build a float that goes along with their theme. Places to build and store the floats are needed. If you can help, please tell your child or one of the leadership instructors. Leadership teachers are Rob Foshee and Vickey Belmont.

    The athletic deptartment will be selling FCS sports membership passes starting Sept. 2. Click here for more information. Individual passes: $125. Family passes (admits up to 4 people): $275. The passes are valid for FCS home football, basketball and volleyball games, excluding CIF foundation games and playoffs. Contact Jon Penberthy via email or phone at 299-1695, ext 108, for more information.

    All school students must be in dress code at all school sports events, both on campus and at away games. Students who are out of dress code will be asked to change clothes and may be required to leave the event if they are unable to comply.

    If anyone is interested in photography and has a free 3rd period please talk to Kori Friesen about joining Photojournalism. She can be contacted at [email protected].

    Lunches may now be selected online. Go to the Fresno Christian website, select Campus News, and scroll down until the lunch menu is visible. Under the menu the option “Submit your lunch request” will appear. You may then select what you want for lunch!

    No bills over $20 are accepted.

    Monday – No lunch scheduled
    Tuesday – No lunch scheduled
    Wednesday -No lunch scheduled
    Thursday -JH Leadership; Teriyaki Don, Teriyaki chicken over rice, drink, dessert
    Friday – No lunch scheduled

    Monthly lunch calendar

    Click to submit lunch requests.

    Stuff Mart, the student store, is open every day during the 10 minute break. It is located at the south end of the top floor in building six. Snacks and some school supplies are available for a nominal cost. Check it out today!

    The Feather Online continues to tweet each school day up-to-date news and happenings. All students, parents and community supporters need to do is sign up for an account and follow @thefeather on Twitter on Instagram and on Facebook

    To follow on Twitter:

    The Feather ( – @theFeather
    Fresno Christian School – @FresnoChristian
    Fresno Christian Sports – @FCEaglesSports
    Fresno Christian Music Department – @FCSMusicdept
    Fresno Christian Athletic Department – @FCSportsAD
    Fresno Christian PE – @FCEaglesPE

    Oct. 7 — JH cross country City Finals 3 pm @ Woodward Park
    HS girls tennis vs Fowler 4 pm on FC Courts
    HS volleyball @ Caruthers HS. JV 4:30 pm, Varsity 5:30 pm
    Oct. 9 — HS girls tennis vs Riverdale HS 4 pm on FC courts
    HS volleyball vs Fowler HS in FC gym. JV 4:30, Varsity 5:30 pm
    Oct. 10 — HS football vs Kings Christian HS 7 pm in FC Stadium
    Oct. 11 — HS cross country @ Woodlake Invitational (Lake Kaweah) 11:30 am


    Oct. 1-13– Fresno Fair – HS art in the Junior Exhibit Building

    Oct. 10 — End of the first quarter
    Oct. 11 — SAT test
    Color Guard parade in Reedley

    Oct. 15 — PSAT test
    Oct. 16 — Choral Festival @ North Fresno MB Church
    Oct. 17 — Homecoming Court pictures

    Oct. 18-19 — Civil War Revisited
    Oct. 24 — Joni Eareckson Tada visiting
    Oct. 25 — ACT test

    Oct. 27-31 — Homecoming Week
    Oct. 31 — Homecoming game

    Nov. 26-30 — Thanksgiving break

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