RCA Summer Reading 2017-2018

OPEN HOUSE

Summer Reading for RCA Students Middle School and High School.

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Rossville Christian Academy

2017-2018 Calendar

     August 2, 3, 4, 7                                                           Teacher In-Service

     August 3                                                                       Elementary Orientation (6:00 p.m., Gym)

     August 8                                                                       First day of school (½ day)

     August 21                                                                     Corporate Meeting

     September 4                                                                 Labor Day Holiday

     September 23                                                               Pack Adventures 5K

     October 6                                                                      Grandparents Day (½ day), End of 1st 9 weeks, In-Service

     October 9-13                                                                 Fall Break

     October 18                                                                    PSAT Testing (Juniors) *tentative

     October 25                                                                    College Fair *tentative

     October 29                                                                    Open House (2:00-4:00pm)

     November 15                                                                ASVAB Testing (Seniors) *tentative

     November 17                                                                Kindergarten Program (½ day)

     November 20-24                                                           Thanksgiving Holidays

     December 12-15                                                           Semester Exams (13, 14, 15 are ½ days)

     December 15                                                                End of 2nd 9 weeks, ½ day (83)

     December 18-January 2                                               Christmas Holidays

     January 2                                                                      Teacher In-Service

     January 3                                                                      Second Semester (3rd 9 weeks) Begins

     January 15                                                                    Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

     January 28                                                                    Open House (2:00-4:00 pm)

     February 16                                                                  Student Holiday (Teacher Professional Growth Day)

     February 19                                                                  President’s Day Holiday

     March 9                                                                        End of 3rd 9 weeks (½ day)

     March 12-16                                                                 Spring Break

     March 25                                                                      Open House (2:00-4:00 pm)

     March 30 & April 2                                                       Easter Holidays

     April 16-19                                                                   Achievement Testing

     April 20                                                                        Senior/Kindergarten Picnic

     April 27                                                                        Field Day

     May 4                                                                          Awards Day (½ day)

     May 7                                                                          Academic Banquet

     May 9-11                                                                     Senior Exams

     May 12                                                                        Baccalaureate/Graduation

     May 22-25                                                                  Final Exams (23, 24, 25 are ½ days)

     May 24                                                                       Elementary Graduation/Awards Day (8:30 am)

                                                                                        Kindergarten Graduation (6:00 pm)

     May 25                                                                       Last Day of School (93) (176)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rossville Christian Academy

2017-18

Grades 7-12

Supply List (organized by department)

 

Special Notes:

1) Each student in grades 7-11 (Seniors, see list on #2) is asked to bring the following supplies to their class sponsors (girls give to female teacher; boys give to male teacher):

  • 1 box of Kleenex
  • 1 bottle of hand sanitizer
  • 1 roll of paper towels
  • 1 container of disinfectant wipes (Clorox or Lysol)

Class Sponsors:

7th grade – Locastro and Vincent

8th grade – Hayworth and Dove

9th grade – Bass and Reeves

10th grade – Lawson and Porter

11th grade – Schwalb and Rhodes

 

2) SENIORS: bring the following items to Mrs. Kochan:

  • 2 boxes of Kleenex or Puffs tissue
  • 2 containers of Clorox or Lysol wipes
  • 1 package of plates
  • 1 package of napkins or 1 roll of paper towels
  • 1 package of forks and spoons
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3) ALL textbooks MUST be covered, preferably with a stretchy fabric type cover. It is imperative that students do their best to take care of the textbooks they are issued. Students must present a cover to the teacher before a textbook will be issued.

4) If a teacher has “flashdrive” (USB drive) listed, there is no need to buy separate ones for different classes; students may use the same one for all classes.

 

BIBLE

7th & 8th Grade Bible (Keith Hayworth: khayworth@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Bible, preferably New King James Version (NKJV)
  • Notebook paper and writing utensils
  • Coloring pencils

All High School Bible Classes (Steve Vincent: svincent@rossvillechristian.com)

  • (1) 1 ½ inch 3-ring binder with pockets
  • (5) Dividers with tabs
  • (1) pack of 200 sheets of wide-ruled, loose-leaf paper
  • (1) Student Journal (100 pg. loose-leaf, wide-ruled, paper – NOT spiral)
  • No. 2 pencils, blue OR black ink pen, AND red pens
  • Bible* (*Biblical Foundations and Gospel & Contemporary Issues Class REQUIRES The New American Standard Version – can be printed OR free download app on mobile phone)

ENGLISH

7th Grade English (Michele Bass: mbass@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • 1 Pencil bag (preferably one that has 3 holes & will be kept inside your notebook)
  • Pencils and small “container” sharpener (Please no mechanical pencils)
  • Pens (blue or black, and 1 red)
  • Highlighter
  • White-out
  • 1” - 1 ½” 3-ring binder
  • 1 pkg. Tabbed pocket dividers
  • Notebook paper
  • 1 Composition book
  • 1 flashdrive
  • 2 manila folders
  • Planner (mandatory for 7th grade)

*Additional supplies and books may be required throughout the year at the teacher’s discretion.

8th Grade English (Ralph Norwood: rnorwood@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • Notebook or folder with paper
  • Pencils with erasers
  • Blue or black ink pen
  • Red ink pen (for editing)

9th & 10th Grade English (Michele Bass: mbass@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • 1 Pencil bag (preferably one that has 3 holes & will be kept inside your notebook)
  • Pencils and small "container" sharpener (Please no mechanical pencils)
  • Pens (blue or black, and 1 red)
  • Highlighter
  • White-out
  • 1" - 1 ½" 3-ring binder
  • 1 pkg. Tabbed pocket dividers
  • Notebook paper
  • 1 Composition book
  • Flashdrive
  • 2 Manila folders
  • Planner (suggested)

*Additional supplies and books may be required throughout the year at the teacher’s discretion.

11th & 12th Grade English (Sarah Schwalb: sschwalb@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Jumbo sized book cover
  • 1"-1 ½" 3-ring binder
  • Index cards (3 x 5 size)
  • Notebook paper
  • Flashdrive
  • Pens

*Additional supplies may be required throughout the year at the teacher’s discretion.

HISTORY

7th Grade Geography (Joey Reeves: jreeves@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • 2 inch 3-ring binder with notebook paper
  • Writing utensils
  • Colored pencils
  • Ruler

8th Grade U.S. Hist. /World History/ European History (Keith Hayworth: khayworth@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • Plenty of writing pens
  • Loose-leaf notebook paper in folder or binder
  • Flashdrive for your personal use to keep projects safe

American History / Government / Economics (Kim Kochan: kkochan@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • 2 inch 3-ring binder
  • 5 dividers
  • Blue or black pens
  • College-ruled paper
  • Highlighter
  • Notecards
  • Flashdrive

MATH

7th Grade Math (Brie Lawson: blawson@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Brown paper grocery bag for book cover
  • Lots of pencils (no pens will be used in math)
  • Spiral notebook for taking notes

Pre-Algebra (Michelle Locastro: mlocastro@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Binder with 5 tabbed dividers
  • Notebook paper and pencils
  • 4 dry erase markers and a dry eraser for white boards
  • Jumbo size book cover

Algebra I (Brie Lawson: blawson@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Brown paper grocery bag for book cover
  • Lots of pencils (no pens will be used in math)
  • Spiral notebook for taking notes
  • Graph paper
  • Ruler

Geometry (Brie Lawson: blawson@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Brown paper grocery bag for book cover
  • Lots of pencils (no pens will be used in math)
  • Spiral notebook for taking notes
  • Graph paper
  • Ruler
  • Protractor
  • Compass
  • TI-84 or higher calculator

Algebra II / Pre-Calculus / AP Calculus / Senior Math (Michelle Locastro: mlocastro@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Binder with 3 tabbed dividers
  • Notebook paper and pencils
  • 4 dry erase markers and a dry eraser for white boards
  • TI-84 or higher calculator
  • Jumbo book cover (required for all classes except Senior Math)

SCIENCE

7th & 8th Grade Science / Physical Science (Murry Rhodes: mrhodes@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • Two-pocket folder
  • Notebook paper and writing utensils
  • 1 pack white copy paper
  • 1 pack color markers or pencils

Biology / Anatomy & Physiology (Ryan Porter: rporter@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • (3) Expo dry erase markers
  • Pens (black/blue and red)
  • 3-ring binder
  • Notebook paper

Chemistry (Chelsea Dove: cdove@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
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o (3) dry erase markers

o Pencils & erasers

o Scientific calculator (TI-84 or higher)

o (1) spiral notebook, preferably college-ruled (for bellwork ONLY)

o (1) 3-ring binder with notebook paper (for notes/paper storage)

AP Chemistry (Chelsea Dove: cdove@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • (1) bottle dishwashing liquid
  • Pencils & erasers
  • Scientific calculator (TI-84 or higher)
  • (1) 3-ring binder with notebook paper (3" or larger)

Physics (Chelsea Dove: cdove@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • Pencils & erasers
  • Scientific calculator (TI-84 or higher)
  • (1) spiral notebook, preferably college-ruled (for bellwork ONLY)
  • (1) 3-ring binder with notebook paper (for notes/paper storage)

Agricultural Science (Joey Reeves: jreeves@rossvillechristian.com)

  • 2 inch 3-ring binder
  • Notebook paper and writing utensils

SPANISH (all levels) (Steffani Person: sperson@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • (2) 2-pocket folders
  • 1 spiral notebook
  • 1 Spanish/English Paperback Dictionary
  • Pens/Pencils/Colors for art work

ELECTIVES

Art I & AP Art (Ralph Norwood: rnorwood@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Old shirt to wear as an art smock

Choir (Penny Ray: pray@rossvillechristian.com)

  • 1-1.5 inch 3-ring binder

Computer / Personal Finance (Murry Rhodes: mrhodes@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Two-pocket folder
  • Notebook paper and writing utensils
  • 1 pack white copy paper
  • 1 pack color markers or pencils

Psychology (Ryan Porter: rporter@rossvillechristian.com)

  • Book cover
  • (3) Expo dry erase markers
  • Pens (black/blue and red)
  • 3-ring binder
  • Notebook paper