A L - H E D AYA H A C A D E M Y EVENTS NEWSLETTER 8601 Randol Mill Road Fort Worth, TX 76120 JANUARY 11, 2010 817-265-6667 AL-HEDAYAH ACADEMY SEEKS SUPPORT FROM OUR COMMUNITY Worthy Projects Awaiting Your Support As we continue to grow and serve larger numbers of Muslim students and their families, we are appealing to your generous support this year and the years to come. Your donation will go to one or more of the following ongoing projects: We need a sponsor for Project Clean - $1000.00 a month. If you are interested in helping (any help appreciated, any amount appreciated), please contact Sr. Abir Attend the Daily Prayer with your child at School (Free) The believer's shade on the Day of Thank you to the generous donors for supporting us with all our causes. May Allah Bless you and your family. Resurrection will be his charity." "Give a little, give a lot." Designate a worthy project of your choice. (Tirmidhi) Call the Budget Office to make your donation or pledge (817) 265-6667. IMPORTANT DATES Staff Changes How can you help Al-Hedayah? Br. Moiz has been replaced this Jan 11, Middle School & High School World’s Finest Chocolate academic year for personal reasons. Finals (Grades 7-10) We wish him well. Sr. Nadia will We still have boxes in office, Please help us to replace him in the Math/Science 5-6 Jan 18, Parent/ Teacher Conference sell the remaining boxes position. She is Math Certified for Jan 20, PTO “Reading Under Stars” Each student will sell one box for $50 dollars or Grades 4-8. Please contact Sr. Abir if send a check for $50 Family Night—6:00pm you have any questions. We are All proceeds will benefit our student funds. Jan 21, 2nd Semester -4th 6 weeks working on a plan to implement for Shop at www.schoolstore.com Library services. begins Select—Al-Hedayah Academy Jan 22, Report Cards Go Home Do you want to renew your magazine PTO Lunch– Thursday Feb 8, Benchmark Testing 8th—12th subscription? Feb 15, President’s Day Holiday Do you need shoes from converse? Chicken Strips, Fries, Salad & Drink Over 200 nationally known merchants to 1 Extra Chicken Strip with a choose from and shop online meal $0.50 CVS gift Cards When you fill out a new subscription, Use a coupon for a free gift card. CVS will give out $20 or $25 dollar gift card Fresh with every subscription filled. We can use the gift cards to keep our sickbay stocked with EMAIL ADDRESS Help us increase communication between the essential materials. Ideas school and parents. Please make sure the office has your email address. Announcements and Start Newsletters are now being emailed to parents. If you are not receiving emails, your email is Character Counts 3rd Six Weeks— missing, incorrect or outdated in our records. Here Caring Send your email address to email@example.com ARE YOU A CARING PERSON? Tip of the Week– Terrific Test Taking Important Announcement Please When test taking, you are demonstrating your • Are you sensitive to people's feelings? ability to understand course material. To avoid Pick up your children on time from school Pre K—Kinder - 3:15pm • Do you treat people with kindness and errors: 1st—10th - 3:30pm generosity? Analyze how you did on a similar test in Failure to pick up on time will incur a charge the past $10 per half hour per child • Do you think about how your actions will Arrive early for test (Student Handbook pg 18) affect others? Be comfortable but alert We have started charging parents this week Stay relaxed & confident for late pick up due to the severity of the • Are you ever mean or hurtful? Read the directions carefully problem • Do you help people in need? If there is time, look through the test for an overview http://www.goodcharacter.com/chron/ Answer questions in a strategic order Al-Hedayah has an After school Program from caring.html Review the test 3:30 to 5:30 PM for very reasonable rates. Please contact the office for details.