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									                        Weekly Memo
                            Trinity Christian Academy
                                  Website: www.tcacademy.com   E-mail: questions@tcamail.org

                      Strong Education for World Change                   October 21, 2008

      SPIRITUAL EMPHASIS WEEK                        HAIRCUT ALERT
                                              Many TCA boys are in need of haircuts to
 Special chapels will be held for Spiritual
                                              meet TCA standards:
 Emphasis Week as follows:
                                              Out of the eyes, above the ears, and
 Middle School and High School 6-12th
                                              above the collar.
 Wed.-Fri.10/22-10/24 from 10:00-11:30 .
                                              Those beginning of the school year
Elementary School K5-5th                      haircuts have grown out, and it's time to
 Wed.-Fri.10/29-10/31 from 9:00-10:15 .       get trimmed up for Quarter 2!
Chapel uniforms do not need to be worn               UNIFORM ALERT
these two weeks for all grades.              TCA uniforms are required to fit properly
                                             and be in good repair. All girls skirts are
                                             sold the proper length. Please do not
                                             alter skirts to a shorter length or taper
                                             blouses for a tighter fit. Students wearing
 The first report cards of the 2008-2009
                                             modified uniforms will be demerited, and
 school year will go home in the
                                             required to purchase uniforms fitting
 10/28 Tuesday folders.
 School accounts must be paid up to-date
 or report cards will not be sent home.            VETERANS DAY ASSEMBLY
There will be no pink cards on 10/21 or     On Tuesday, 11/11,we will be celebrating
10/28. The next pink card will be 11/04.    Veteran's Day with a special assembly to
Tuesday folders will still be sent home     honor TCA parents, grandparents and
with the Weekly Memo and other              those who have bravely served our
informational materials.                    country in the armed forces.The assembly
                                            will take place in the Sanctuary from
SCHOOL PICTURES AND ID CARDS                9:00-10:00 am. It would be an honor to
Prepaid individual pictures are enclosed    have you celebrate this special day with
in today's Tuesday folders. If you are not us. For more information, please call the
satisfied with the pictures and wish a      main office @ 967-1900.
retake, send in the portrait package with
a note requesting a retake.                         AUCTION TICKET PRESALE
Retakes will be on Tuesday, 11/04.
                                            TCA's third annual auction will take place
Students need to be in chapel attire for
                                            on Saturday, November 15th at
these pictures.
Student ID cards are on sale                Westchester Country Club.Tickets are now
in the office for $2.00. They               on sale in the school office. Presale prices
are perfect for student                     for tickets are $35.00. Tables of 12 may
discounts, or for attaching                 be purchased for $32.00 per ticket. Price
to personal items for                       will go up November 1st for individual
identification.                             tickets to $45.00.
                                                TCA Sports
                                           Support Your Teams!

        UPCOMING GAMES/MATCHES                                            DIRECTIONS TO GAMES
VARSITY VOLLEYBALL                                              Westminster Take the turnpike south to (Homestead/
Tues 10/21 JV:5:00Var: 6:00 @ Kings Academy                     Miami       Key West Extension) to 152nd Street
Tournament                                                                  exit (also Coral Reef Drive). Go east on
Fri 10/24 6:00 pm & 2nd game TBD @ Westminster                              Coral Reef Dr. Go past US1 and Old
Sat 10/25 Time TBD                in Miami                                  Cutler Rd. School will be on the left side
                                                                            of 152nd St. 6855 SW 152nd St.
Districts                                                                   305-233-2030.
Thurs 10/30      6:00 pm             Pine School in             Berean       North on I-95 to to Okeechobee. Go
Sat 11/01        7:00 pm Championship HobeSound                              west approx. 2 miles west of the
                                                                             turnpike School is on the left.
Kid Pitch Championship                                          Summit      Take Military Trail north to Lantana Rd.
Sat    10/25 10:00 am  @ Summit                                             Go west on Lantana to Haverhill. Go
                                                                            north on Haverhill to Summit. Turn right
ELEMENTARY SOCCER                                                           and the entrance to school is on the
Tues  10/28 4:00 pm @ Berean                                                right.

                                                                Pine School     North on I-95 to Bridge Rd. via exit
                                                                Hobe Sound      96 toward Hobe Sound. Go east
MS BASKETBALL                                                                   to Federal Highway. Turn right on
Tues 10/28 Girls: 4:00 pm Boys: 5:00 @ Berean                                   Federal. Just past light (Olympus Ave)
                                                                                school is on the right. 12350 SE Federal
 ATTENDANCE AND ABSENTEE POLICY                                                 Hwy.
 Regular school attendance is required by law and is            Kings           Take Military Tr.north to Belvedere Rd.
 necessary for good scholarship. A student's success in         Academy         Turn left on Belvedere. The school will
 school relates directly to school attendance. For that                         be on the right at Sansbury and
 reason, regular and punctual attendance is expected and                        Belvedere Rd. 8401 Belvedere.
 required at TCA. Parents are teaching their children to
 accept responsibility when they help them arrive on time
 and be regular in their attendance.
                                                                 VARSITY BASEBALL FUNDRAISER
                                                                 The Boys Varsity Baseball team will be selling car
 State attendance laws in Florida mandate a student be in
                                                                 wash tickets from 10/27-11/08 for $14.99. They
 attendance at least 90% of a semester to receive credit
                                                                 may be used at Motor City Car Wash (across from
 for the semester. All absences count against this 90%
                                                                 Santaluces High School on Hypoluxo). There will be
 minimum. TCA will not extend credit unless state
                                                                 no expiration date on the tickets. You may purchase
 instructional hours standards have been met. A student
                                                                 them from any of the baseball players or at the front
 who is more than 10 minutes late to class is counted as
 absent. On rare occasions, travel plans or medical
 procedures may result in a student being absent. When
 an absence is anticipated, the parents are to inform the
 school office in writing at the earliest possible time prior   PTF CALENDAR ORDERS
 to the absence. If a test or project assigned while the        Order forms for PTF calendars went home a few
 student was in school becomes due, the student will take       weeks ago. Turn in form with checks made payable to
 the test or turn in the project before leaving school.         TCA.

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