Friday Newsletter, Feb. 10, 23

by | Feb 10, 2023 | Newsletter

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Updates and Happenings

 Parking Lot Tree Work will be conducted on February 27-March 3. Expect limited access and redirection of traffic patterns for that week. See attached map for details. 

  • Forcey Christian School is looking for a part time resource teacher to join our resource team beginning fall 2023-24. The position is 3 days per week. Hours include 8:00-3:30. Check out for specific details and job description.
  • Re-enrollment for the 2023-2024 school has begun. For re-enrollment questions, please contact Carla-boxill@fcs.schoolor go to to begin the process. Classes are beginning to fill up, particularly in the area of PreK3 and PreK4.
  • Friday, April 28 is our Forcey Forward Annual Fund evening fundraising event. More information will be coming out soon, but save the date!
  • Check out our new athletics page blog post from Coach Burgess!! You can find it here:
  • Be sure and like and follow our Facebook and Instagram pages for the latest pictures and video of happenings around FCS!

From the Office:

  • Please keep in mind that Records/Transcript requests take 3-5 business days to process, so please allow enough time to meet your application deadlines.
  • The Raise Right (Scrip) Gift Card Fundraiser continues! You have the opportunity to purchase gift cards while supporting our school. The Raise Right fundraiser is contactless. You can purchase your gift cards at Scrip Gift Card Fundraising for Organizations • RaiseRight or with the mobile app, RaiseRight. The office will not be accepting orders. You purchase gift cards at face value and the brand gives back up to 20% to Forcey Christian School. For questions regarding the Raise Right Gift Card Fundraiser, please contact

 PTO Update:

  • Please view the signup genius for another volunteer opportunity on Monday, Feb. 13th to support the staff for Valentine’s Day!
  • Not able to volunteer in the library in person? Please contact Mrs. Groom to take home books for mending/taping! She will supply the books and all materials! Contact for more details.
  • Calling all FCS parents and teachers/staff! Want to promote your business and support the FCS PTO? Purchase an ad to place in our yearbook! Ad prices are reasonable, and a great way to get your name out there! Slots fill up fast, so please contact us asap. See flyer attached. Blessings!
  • Please note that the PTO executive board will move the April meeting to Tuesday, April 11th due to the conflict with spring break the week before. Thank you for taking note!

 Mark Your Calendar

  • Keep up with important dates on our website calendar all year long at
  • Monday, February 20, no school for President’s Day.
  • The last day of the third quarter is Friday, March 31. It is a half day for students and the last day before spring break. No third-quarter work will be accepted after this date.
  • April 3-10 is spring break. School resumes on Tuesday, April 11.
  • IOWA standardized testing will take place the week of April 24-28. Do your best to have your children in school that week and arrive on time. Make up-tests are time consuming and students miss valuable classroom instructional time during make up testing.
  • Friday, April 28 is our annual evening fundraising event. Save the date!
  • Monday, May 29, Memorial Day Holiday. No school.

What a beautiful February day God has blessed us with today!

Your beauty and splendor have everyone talking, I compose songs on your wonders.

 ~Psalm 145:5

Have a great weekend!

Cheri L. Vislay, M. Ed.
Principal, Forcey Christian School
Press On!
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Map of New Traffic Pattern during Parking Lot Tree Work

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