November 2018 News
Titan Talk – Thursday, Dec. 6
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Strings at All-State
Congratulations to our Upper School All-State Strings participants! Here are the results for the KMEA solo and ensemble competition:
- Emma Byerly (7th grade)- I. Distinguished
- Abby Leach (9th grade) – I. Distinguished
- Lazarus Robinson (12th grade) – I. Distinguished
- Kendall Rowe (11th grade) – I. Distinguished
- Abigail Stafford (9th grade) – I. Distinguished
- 7th Grade Trio (Emma Byerly, Lucy Connor, Lydia Salters)- I. Distinguished
- High School Quintet(Will Doty, Abby Leach, Kendall Rowe, Lazarus Robinson, Abigail Stafford) – I. Distinguished
Abigail Stafford and Abby Leach also have been selected for all-state orchestra. Great work!
Family members and friends are welcome to join us for our Christmas Concerts:
- Upper School Concert: 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 13
- Lower School Concert (1st-6th grades): 7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 18
- Early Learning Concert (PreK and Kindergarten) – 10 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 19
This is always a wonderful time as we celebrate the holiday season!
Congratulations to our Varsity Volleyball team for a third straight state championship title!
Congratulations to Selma Coffman for being awarded this year’s Miss Volleyball and being named this year’s All-Tournament MVP.
Other awards and recognition:
- All-State: Selma Coffman, Emma Grace Gray, and Lucy Kate Gray
- All Tournament Team: Selma Coffman, Caroline Kramer, and Lucy Kate Gray
Click the link for all the awards and those recognized.
Gathering of the Harvest Update!
Thanks for your contributions to our Gathering of the Harvest! Our Lower School collected more than 2,700 food donations to benefit the Salvation Army’s Food Pantry. Our sixth graders helped deliver the donations.
Cross Country Update
Congratulations to Elijah Cardona, Jacob Coffey, and Kendall Rowe as they were named to the KCAA All-State team.
In the Varsity division this past Saturday, both the boys and girls teams finished in 3rd place with Kendall Rowe, Jenna Raye Hopper, Jacob Coffey, and Elijah Cardona earning top 10 medalist honors.
This coming weekend the varsity team finishes the season competing in Dayton, TN, as they participate at the National Association of Christian Athletes (NACA) on Saturday.
Varsity runner Kendall Rowe was named the National Athletic Association of Private Schools Student-Athlete of the Week on Oct. 27. Listen to her interview here!
State Champions! The girls repeated as State champions, while the boys team finished in sixth place. Below are members of the winning team; Laynie Hopper, Gabby Kate Mattern, Ava Stanton, and Anna Reese Hopper earned top 10 medalist honors.
Special thanks to Coach Gina Hopper and all the volunteers that made this year a huge success. Below, the elementary boys in their pregame photo shoot.
“The Wizard of Oz” Nov. 15-17
This beloved tale, in which a Kansas girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home, has been entertaining audiences for generations.
Ticket info: Sold at the door or online at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3741709 (small service fee added)
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday Evening Performances:
Students $10, Adults $15 (Family max for up to 6 is $50; each additional family member at the student rate)
Saturday Matinee at 1:00 pm:
Children 6 & Under $5, Students $10, Adults $15 (Family max for up to 6 is $50; each additional family member at the student rate)