Tuesday Memo 

 Date: April 24, 2018

 School News:

  • The Hearts and Minds Live Dinner Auction is at 6:00pm this Thursday at the Daphne Civic Center. Doors open at 5:30pm. Come early and start your bids in our Silent Auction, and get a sneak peek at what is going to be in our Live Auction. Dinner is at 6:30pm. Come ready to bid on beautiful jewelry, incredible condo packages, sunset sailing trips, bicycles, games, camping equipment, lawn and garden items, hammocks, amazing cakes, a Charolais/Angus Bull calf, $1000’s of dollars in gift certificates and so much more. What an exciting opportunity to raise money for our school! 

     

  • Please call the school office by 9:00am tomorrow morning to reserve a spot if you need to take advantage of FREE CHILD CARE offered at the Daphne Civic Center Thursday evening. Pizza and drink is provided. Please let us know if your student(s) has any food allergies so we can make additional arrangements. 

     

  • A Bonus Spirit Day is planned for this Thursday for ALL students and staff to award success in the recent Penny War. You gave $1,333.00 to buy 2600 lbs of beans and rice for Nicaragua! 

     

  • CCS is hosting a College Planning Workshop on Monday, April 30th, at 6:30pm in the Chapel. Pat Wesolowski from Bryan College will be our guest speaker. Topics addressed will be: dual enrollment, CLEP tests, college entrance tests, scholarships, and the college application process. If you have a middle/high school student, this workshop is for you! For more info, contact Rondi Kirby at 205-908-3019.

  • Summer Day Camp registration forms are available in the school office or online at www.ccssaints.com. Be sure to register your K3-6th grade child while there is still space.

  • Please be reminded that our MS/JV Sports Awards Banquet and the Varsity Sports Awards Banquet will be held at 6:00pm in the gymnasium on Monday, May 7th, and Tuesday, May 8th, respectively. 

 

  • The MS/HS Music and Drama Department will present the musical production, Annie, Jr., at 6pm on Thursday and Friday, May 10th and 11th.

     

  • The CCS Summer Enrichment program is back! This year, rising Kindergarten - 6th grade students are eligible. Enrichment will be done in small groups on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Students will review grammar, math, phonics, and reading skills. The cost is $20 per one hour session. Private tutoring may also be scheduled. Please contact Mrs. Katie Conklin (kconklin@ccssaints.com or 251-786-5736) or Mrs. Lynna Hadley (lhadley@ccssaints.com or 251-401-7312) for additional information.

CCPA News:

  • The CCPA will be holding a very important meeting Wednesday, May 2nd, at 2pm to conduct new officer elections, to discuss end-of-year events and to finalize plans for Teacher Appreciation Week! Volunteers are needed!

  • Teacher Appreciation Week - “Take Me Out To the Ballgame” May 7th-11th, 2018! Volunteers are needed!

  • Spirit Night is Thursday, May 3rd, 5:00-9:00pm at Zaxby’s in Robertsdale! Come out and see Barney!

  • Friday, May 4th - One Day Only, End-of-Year CCPA Spirit Shirt GIANT Blow Out Sale from 8:00am to 3:00pm.This is a great time to stock up and take advantage of deeply discounted spirit shirts!

 

 

Week at a Glance

 

Date
Event
Location
Time
4/24
HS Girls Softball vs **Lighthouse Private Christian
AWAY
3:30pm and 5:00pm
4/24
HS Boys Baseball vs** Lighthouse Private Christian
AWAY
4:30pm
4/27
HS Girls Softball vs ***New Life Christian Academy
AWAY
4:00pm and 6:00pm
4/27
HS Boys Baseball Tournament in Loxley
AWAY
4:30pm
5/3
HS Girls Softball PCC Tournament****
AWAY
TBD
5/4
HS Girls Softball PCC Tournament****
AWAY
TBD
5/5
HS Girls Softball PCC Tournament****
AWAY
TBD
*5/4 and 5/5
HS Boys Baseball PCC Tournament
*will be determined after the 4/27 game

 

**Lighthouse ballgames will be held as follows:

Softball game is at Lyons Park 2101 E. LaRua (at the corner of LaRua & 12th Ave.) Pensacola, FL

Baseball is at Tiger Point Park 1499 Tiger Point Lane, Gulf Breese, FL

***New Life Christian Academy: 4230 Highway 14, Millbrook, AL

****Panhandle Christian Conference Softball & Baseball Tournament on May 3 – 5 will be held at Santa Rosa Christian Academy 6331 Chestnut Street, Milton, FL. 



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Vision & Values


It is the vision of Central Christian School to engage students in a quality Christ-centered education that equips and challenges them to reach their unique potential spiritually, academically, socially, and physically. Following Christ's call to excellence, CCS aspires to be an exemplary Christian school ministry characterized by innovative and engaging curriculum and teaching practices, well rounded programs, and appropriate facilities. We endeavor to foster a nurturing, mutually supportive school community of students who enthusiastically pursue learning and Christian character, parents who wholeheartedly support the school's mission, Bible believing churches who actively reinforce a biblical worldview, and qualified, caring Christian faculty and staff who sacrificially invest in the lives of students. Ultimately, CCS desires to prepare and inspire students to impact their world for Christ through a life of service to Him.

Core Values

Centered in Christ

Revelation 4:11; 5:9

  • Providing a Christ-centered, God-honoring environment (Colossians 1:18)
  • Ministering as a team of board, administrators, faculty, and staff united in allegiance to Christ and the mission of a distinctively Christian education (Colossians 1:28-29)
  • Encouraging each student to develop a personal and growing relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior (Colossians 2:6-7; Hebrews 10:24; 2 Thessalonians 5:14-15)

Teaching the Truth

John 17:17; 2 Timothy 3:16

  • Recognizing that all truth is God's truth, and that the Bible is the verbally inspired, inerrant, and authoritative Word of God (John 17:17; 2 Peter 1:20-21; 1 John 5:20)
  • Integrating a biblical worldview into all areas of the curriculum and school program (Psalm 19:1-6; Proverbs 1:7; John 14:6; Romans 1:20)
  • Affirming the worth of each individual as an image-bearer of God (Genesis 1:26-27; James 3:9)
  • Developing students who hide God's Word in their hearts, discern the truth based on Scripture, and apply biblical wisdom to every part of daily life (Psalm 119:11; Proverbs 3:5-6; 1 Corinthians 2:15-16; James 2:17; 2 Peter 3:28)

Striving for Excellence

1 Corinthians 10:31; Colossians 3:23

  • Pursuing excellence in who we are and all that we do to the glory of God (Colossians 3:17)
  • Promoting the spiritual, academic, social, and physical well being of each student (Psalm 139:13-16; Matthew 22:37; 1 Timothy 4:8)
  • Equipping students to develop the thinking, communication, study, and academic skills needed for future educational and occupational success (Ephesians 4:11-15)
  • Providing a quality learning experience that engages students, encourages them to reach their full potential in Christ, and focuses on what is best for each student (Philippians 2:12-15)

Leading through Service

Matthew 20:28

  • Following Christ's example of service and love in our relationships with others (Mark 9:34-35; Luke 22:26)
  • Serving as Christian role models at all levels of leadership, including the board, administration, faculty, and staff, so that others may follow our examples (Matthew 5:14-16; Philippians 2:3-4)
  • Fostering a faithful board, administration, faculty, and staff who choose to operate not from obligation to a job but from commitment to the ministry (Ephesians 6:6-7; Colossians 3:23)
  • Preparing effective servant leaders who will desire to follow biblical principles in their interactions with others, fulfill their responsibility toward good citizenship and mission outreach, give their lives in service to God, and impact their families, communities, and world for Christ (John 12:26; Acts 13:36; Colossians 4:5-6)
  • Partnering with Parents – Proverbs 22:6
  • Recognizing the home as a child's primary educator (Deuteronomy 6:7)
  • Collaborating with parents who affirmatively support and cooperate with the school's Christian philosophy of education, core values, mission, and vision (Ephesians 4:1-3)
  • Encouraging families in their affiliation with a local Bible-believing church (Hebrews 10:24-25)
  • Following biblical principles in relationships and interactions (Matthew 18:15-17)






Central Christian School
17395 State Hwy 104, 
Robertsdale, AL 36567 
Phone: 251.947.5043
central@gulftel.com 

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