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Central Elementary News
October 1

Central Elementary News October 1

10/01/21

This week’s SHINES award winners:
Alarie S.
Anna P.
Eastlyn C.
Nathan G.
Zachary W.
BrandaLynn N.
Alex B.
Malcolm W.
Gabriella P.
Alexis W.
Aerabella W-W.
Run’Naja W.
Delaney W.
Blake L.
Taeya V.
Jayveon M-H.
Melody X.
Audrina C.
Brady B.
Andrew D.
Shevelle B.

PowderPuff
Kenowa Hills High School, Football Stadium
Wednesday, October 6 @ 7:00 pm
$5 entry, (no passes)

October Celebrations
Down Syndrome Awareness Month raises public awareness about the condition, and advocacy for acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome.

LGBT History Month started in 1994 to recognize lesbian. gay, bisexual, and transgender history and the history of the gay rights movement.

Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15) This month corresponds with Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, and recognizes the revolution in 1810 that ended the Spanish dictatorship.

October 10 | World Mental Health Day provides an opportunity to discuss mental health issues, eradicating mental health stigmas and highlights how much more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide.

October 11 | For those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, National Coming Out Day celebrates coming out and the recognition of the 1979 National March on Washington for gay and lesbian equality.

October 11 | Indigenous Peoples Day honors the cultures and histories of the Native American people. The day is centered around reflecting on their tribal roots and the tragic stories that hurt but strengthened their communities.

October 20 | International Pronoun Day seeks to make asking, sharing, and respecting personal pronouns commonplace. Together, we can transform society to celebrate people’s multiple, intersecting identities.

October 31 | Halloween evolved from the ancient Celtic holiday of Samhain. Over the centuries, Halloween transitioned from a pagan ritual to a day of parties, costumes, jack-o-lanterns and trick-or-treating for kids and adults.

Forming Futbal teams now for the upcoming Winter Session at MSA Sports Spot.
Here is a link to the league which begins in November.
https://michigansportsacademie... registration deadline is Oct 20, 2021 . If interested, please text Jeff Merritt (Westside Futsal) at 616.889.4993.

Attention Kenowa Hills Kids ages 2-18! - Join our Dance Family today!
Academy of Dance Arts Is now enrolling for the season! Call, visit, or email to sign up. Try a class for free!

Ballet
Hip Hop
Jazz
Lyrical
Tap
Musical
Theater
Contemporary
Acro

684 Six Mile Rd NW, Comstock Park MI. 49321
616-785-0650
academyofdancearts684@gmail.com
www.danceacademygr.com

2021 Boys and Girls Youth League Basketball
November 6 – December 18 | K-6th Grade
Register & pay at PlaytheKBA.com

Winter League Teams
Kindergarten Boys & Girls Combined: practice and play on Saturdays
1st & 2nd Girls | 1st & 2nd Boys: practice and play on Saturdays
3rd & 4th Girls | 3rd & 4th Boys: practice during the week, play on Saturdays
5th & 6th Girls: practice during the week, play on Saturdays
5th & 6th Boys: practice during the week, play area schools in local league mid-January - March

League Skill Evaluation
Sunday, October 10th at KHHS
Boys & Girls | 3rd - 6th Grades
1:00-2:30 pm for 3rd/4th | 2:30-4:00 pm for 5th/6th
All players signed up for the KBA league are encouraged to attend so that teams can be divided evenly.
Skill Evaluation is free for players who register for the league.

League Registration
Register and pay by October 16 at PlaytheKBA.com
5th & 6th Boys should register by November 26
$60 per player
We need coaches! Please sign up to be a coach when you register your child. Coaches’ players play for free and coaches will receive a KBA shirt.

Knight Out Fun Night
Saturday, October 2 at KKHS
$20 per player - $10 for additional siblings
Register and pay at PlaytheKBA.com
6:00-8:30 for skills, pizza, and games!

EDUCATION INSPIRED BY EACH LEARNER
KEEPING
STUDENTS SAFE

Nothing is more precious than your children. Find out how we work to ensure students feel safe, valued, and that they belong.

Safety and Security Commitment to Anti-Bullying Creating Inclusive Environments Safety Drills
FOR YOUR
CONVENIENCE

Life is busy. At Kenowa Hills, we partner with families to make life easier.

TRANSPORTATION BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE
EDUCATION
REDEFINED

Our Personal Mastery educational experience has redefined education and has gained attention around the state and nation. Personal Mastery provides your child with personalized attention from teachers. Instead of teaching to a broad group of students without understanding of their individual strengths and weaknesses, Personal Mastery allows teachers to interact with students individually or in small groups to help them better address their weaknesses. In this way, we strive to help your child reach their full potential.

PERSONAL MASTERY SPECIAL EDUCATION ENGLISH LEARNERS TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLASSROOM
KNIGHT PRIDE
ATHLETICS

At the home of the Knights, athletic programs are a vital part of building character, drive, commitment, and teamwork for our student athletes.

UP-TO-DATE SPORTS INFO ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT YOUTH SPORTS Athletic Boosters
IT'S A WORK
OF ART

The arts build pride and community at Kenowa Hills. From our Marching Knights to musical performances at our Performing Arts Center, we believe the student experience really is a work of art.

FINE ART PROGRAMS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Join us in our effort to STRIVE FOR LESS THAN FIVE
Absences Every School Year